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    Rusinga Island Lodge

    Ring Road | Mbita, Rusinga Island 40327, Kenya
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 256*
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          Overview
          • Excellent52%
          • Very good20%
          • Average9%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible13%
          21 Jan 2017
          “A little paradise”
          30 May 2016
          “Beautifully tranquil ”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Ski-In / Ski-Out
          Babysitting
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 53 reviews

          Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

          If you are looking for a place to escape from the hustle of the rat race, to enjoy the most amazing sunsets, marvel at numerous species of birds, enjoy great food and hospitality, some water sports, and to slow down to the speed of life,...More

          1  Thank Antoinette A
          Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island Lodge

          Dear Antoinette, Thank you for your visit. looking forward to hosting you again

          Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

          My husband and I were blessed to have our wedding venue at the Lodge. From the planning and meeting up with Mr Young he assured us the day would go us planned and he kept his word The day was even more than I expected,...More

          1  Thank sarahmigale
          Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island Lodge

          A big thumps up to Sarah & Ken for choosing Rusinga Island Lodge as their wedding venue. From the the word go, it was certain that the choice was perfect. On behalf our my team I congratulate you and wish you well. Looking forward to...More

          Reviewed 2 September 2016

          i visited with my partner , we were given some how a rude reception by the receptionists who seemed to be rude asking what we wanted to do and that if we do not have anything to do were not welcomed. this is not what...More

          3  Thank victor l
          Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island Lodge

          Jambo Victor, Thank you for taking your time to visit Rusinga Lodge, the management is grateful for your patronage, however we are saddened by what you experienced. We strongly condemn this staff behavior and have acted accordingly. Once again thank you for bringing the matter...More

          Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

          Exquisite gardens overlooking Lake Victoria. To get there you have an option of flying from Wilson airport straight to the airstrip next to the Lodge or you can as well charter a flight from JKIA. Alternatively you can fly 540 to Homabay then take a...More

          4  Thank Eric A
          Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island Lodge

          Dear Eric, Thank you for choosing to stay at Rusinga Island Lodge, nice to read your insight on your experience, we have noted your advice on certain areas. It is true we have had a busy season all the way from June and have not...More

          Reviewed 15 June 2016

          This place was definitely a lovely surprise for me, worth the trouble. It took me a bit of time to get there from Kisumu town but once i arrived i was glad i went. It has a fantastic view of Lake Victoria and the staff...More

          Thank faith_kioko
          Response from Charles O, Director of Sales at Rusinga Island Lodge

          Halo Faith, It is indeed great to read your personal review pertaining to your recent stay with us. On behalf of Rusinga Island Lodge, I am grateful for your visit and look forward to welcoming you back again.

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          About
          Amenities
          • 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
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 195 - USD 674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Nyanza Province >
          • Rusinga Island
          • Also Known As
          • Rusinga Island Hotel Rusinga Island
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          Traveller (42)
          Room & Suite (10)
          Pool & Beach (8)
          Dining (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (50)
          Bathroom (1)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          nyambura2017
          Hi. What rates would you offer for two adults sharing a room for 2 nights on BnB basis? Expected dates are 22nd to 23rd May 2017
          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
          Based on the pictures, would really like to visit the lodge. I however have my reservations based on customers' review.. The mention of rude staff and cold reception make me reconsider my decision. Is there anything that has been done about it?
          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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          Andy O
          Hi, reading from the reviews, this must be a nice place. I would like to know what are the ranges it would cost for two nights for My partner and our 1 year old baby.
          19 December 2016|
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          Response from Charles O | Property representative |
          Dear Andy, Thank you for your inquiry, The current festive charges are as follows: - Double cottage (02 pax) @ Ksh 36,000/- per night on Full Board Basis. The infant will be free. The rates are valid till end of the year... More
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          Room Tips
          "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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