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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“lake victoria”(13 reviews)
“boat ride”(3 reviews)
“hour drive”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Great staff, wonderful place for family. Very relaxing. Lots of activities for the kids. Well kept and spacious rooms. Its not too big so its not overwhelming and privacy is guaranteed. I only have good things to say about this hotel.

Thank V A
Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much VA for setting a side your precious time to pen down a review on your stay with us. We are grateful for your patronage and will be happy to see you again on return. Asante Sana

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Tranquility, luxury in a natural setting. Well kept gardens with beachfront to Lake Victoria. Kayaking in the morning is so refreshing. Boat ride to the birds Island and Tawakiri beach so enjoyable and rewarding. Good rooms and service. Try lunch in the open garden. Swimming...More

Thank alexmatimu
Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Alex for that positive review emanating from your stay. I appeal to you to recommend our product to your friends as well. Hope you come back again

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Nothing beats waking up to an atmosphere of serene tranquility, listening to the natural sound of the waters of Lake Victoria and exotic sounds of different bird species unique to this part of Kenya. This for sure is a hidden gem at the shores of...More

1  Thank Bobette133
Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much Bobette for visiting and particularly pointing out a few areas of weakness, Yes I have taken note and action-ed, rest assured your next visit will be more relaxing and enjoyable.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Lovely location right on Lake Victoria. We stayed for two night and enjoyed every bit of it. Accommodations were excellent (except for some missing light bulbs..). Staff was very friendly and welcoming. Food was great, so what's not to enjoy?!

1  Thank TorbenG1905
Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Torben, Your review and comments well noted. The bulbs were fixed. See you again soon

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This resort was beautiful and fun! The beachfront made for a great time and they had so much to do. From the spa, pool, lake, kayaking and bikes you cannot be bored. The service was prompt and the people were friendly. Highly recommended

Thank BrittBritt93
Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Nice to read from you Britt, We cant stop appreciating you for choosing to stay with us. Hope you will come back again.

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Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
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USD 332 - USD 692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 332 - USD 692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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nyambura2017
3 May 2017|
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Response from Charles O | Property representative |
Dear Valued Customer, Thank you for your inquiry, The Lodge is currently offering a special package of Ksh 29,000/- per double (02 pax sharing a cottage). This rate is valid till end of June 2017. for bookings please... More
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nyambura2017
3 May 2017|
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Response from Charles O | Property representative |
Dear Customer, Thank you for your question as well as the concern you have towards the comments on our wall. For sure the Management of the Lodge moved with speed and addressed the issues that were raised by the customers... More
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"You can take a boat trip from Rusinga to all the other surrounding islands. if you can you must"
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"All of the rooms have a lake view and are very nice"
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"The rooms (cottages) at the ends have less foot traffic"
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"Pick a room with a view of the lake - breathtaking!"
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