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Kiboko Bay Resort

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Kisumu 40100 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful surprise by an old friend to have lunch in the Koboke Resort Restaurant.. the food was superb, the view fabulous.. the service and cleanliness faultless. then was taken to look into the Accomodation tents.. Wow Fab.More

Thank sally l
Response from Nirmal D, Owner at Kiboko Bay ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We are happy to hear that you and your friend enjoyed a good lunch with us at our resort. Glad to note that you found the lunch superb as you took in the fabulous view of the lake. Our staff are delighted to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Accessible by road, on a long dusty and bumpy ride! Nice ambiance, good service right from when you set your foot on there resort.. From the front side of the hotel you might think you're in the wrong place, wait till you walk through the...More

Thank moanne2
Response from Nirmal D, Owner at Kiboko Bay ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive review of our resort. We are happy to report that the local government has begun work on the road and hopefully it will be fully-tarmacked in time. Glad to hear that you found a nice ambience, with good...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and i had lunch at this restaurant. They have the freshest fish ever! We ordered fish and ugali, and were happy that they lived up to our expectations! The sitting arrangement at the restaurant makes it easy to enjoy the view of the...More

Thank raell2018
Response from Nirmal D, Owner at Kiboko Bay ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed the fresh fish, as well as the beautiful views of the lake. We have noted your comment about timing and have shared...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a sunset tusker and great grilled tilapia, best I've had. Faith at the front office is wonderful. Rooms are nicely appointed and you can hear and see the kibokos in early morning. Nice oasis in busy Kisumu.More

Thank Tom S
Response from Nirmal D, Owner at Kiboko Bay ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive review of our resort. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the grilled tilapia so much as to term it the "best you've had" washed down with a Tusker while watching the sun go down over the lake! Faith...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

We went for dinner. This place is located by the Lake Victoria and offers a very nice environment- we had drinks by the lake, watched the sunset before we moved inside the restaurant for dinner. The food was kind of average but staff and service...More

Thank Abhinav W
Response from Nirmal D, Owner at Kiboko Bay ResortResponded August 30, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of our resort. We are happy to hear that you found our establishment a nice environment to catch a drink by the lake. The sunsets can indeed be spectacular and we are glad that you got a chance...More

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About
Description
Kiboko Bay Resort is undoubtedly a small piece of heaven in Kisumu.Located on the shores of the mighty Lake Victoria, this luxury resort is only 20 minutes from the airport and jogging distance from the city More centre.The resort has 10 luxury accommodations. Hosting a first class bar and restaurant coupled with impeccable service and a breath taking location, Kiboko Bay Resort is a must visit and stay destination in Kisumu.At Kiboko Bay Resort, you will experience a honest Kisumu baring its soul. We do not put our guests in a bubble, we allow them to experience the local sights and sounds in its entirety, be it a pod of grazing hippos or fishermen grasping their nets of destiny, you will experience the character and culture,"up, close and personal."Though we promise you unbridled nature, boat trips into the wetlands and fresh water mangrove forest, hundreds of birds and hippos, and as we try to create more jobs in the local community we also give you the Real Kisumu. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$139 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kiboko Bay Hotel Kisumu
Location
Kenya > Nyanza Province > Kisumu
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$139 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kiboko Bay Hotel Kisumu
Location
Kenya > Nyanza Province > Kisumu
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Pool & Beach (30)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (14)
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kajumaan
August 26, 2016|
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Response from Nirmal D | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Our dishes range from Kshs350-Kshs900 for the starters and Kshs750 and upwards for a main course meal.
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kajumaan
August 26, 2016|
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Response from Simon d | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember exactly but something in the region of 14,000 KSH, but best to ask them via their website.
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nyarmusungu
May 9, 2016|
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Response from Simon d | Reviewed this property |
I think it was around 15,000KSH a night, approx £105. We only did the B&B.
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Room Tips
"on edge of lake Victoria"
sallyl571
2 weeks ago
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"The tents are amazing ... leave the flaps open and listen to the waves on the shore and ..if you're..."
506hollyh
Jul 25, 2018
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"Rooms that face lake Victoria are more expensive, but probably worth it, especially if you get a deal."
CossyWombat
Apr 16, 2018
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"Ask for a view of the lake."
DonNyadwe
Feb 4, 2018
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