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Rusinga exudes an atmosphere of serene tranquility. The manicured, velvet lawns stretch to the water’s edge and the grounds, with its exotic trees, are a haven for a myriad of bird species – many of which are unique to this area of Kenya. Rusinga’s renowned hospitality, delicious home-grown, home-cooked food and indulgent accommodation combine to offer an ideal base from which to explore other areas of Kenya and the perfect mid-safari break. The Lodge is open all year round
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Ring Road Mbita, Rusinga Island 40327 Kenya
Getting there
Kisumu Airport46 mi
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I Visited this place during the December holidays .the place was beautiful and great, what touched and made the notch of our holiday was the service . Right from the welcome, David Made us feel welcomed. our kids were made attended to. he made sure we got the most personalised
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We took a family holiday at Rusinga Island Lodge. Having driven from Kisumu the serenity was simply bewitching. From the reception to the suites everything was just magnificent. The suite set up was really authentic and cozy. Lunch and Breakfast at the lawn under the huge fig
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having travelled from arusha, we desired to get to see this beautiful place as seen on the website now that we were here. my friends and i arrived and we were meet by the receptionist .(she rather looked abit tensed though and suprised) but we took it easy. walked us to the wel
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A beautiful setting of unmatched peace and quiet. The architecture is all authentic and the facilities world-class standard. The well-kept grounds and water sports are some of the great attributes of Rusinga Lodge.
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Peculiar place, fresh air, boating to other nearby islands. Beautifully isolated, ambiance, quality food, rooms, pools. This place is a wonder. My expectations were overtaken, even in the sea they have a tour guide who took us to famous birds Island, he knows every bird there
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Family cottage
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 contact our Reservations office
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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 immediately they were reported. These were very isolated cases and even the affected customers were contacted and informed of the measures. On behalf of the Lodge, I can assure you that a repeat of the same is not anticipated. Feel free to visit and stay with us.
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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 2016 You Can contact us on the following numbers for further clarification. Office Telephone: 0716055924 / Personal Mobile: 0723423129 Regards Charles
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Dear AJ, Thank you for your interest to stay with us at Rusinga Lodge, I notice you are from Nakuru therefore you qualify to our special Resident rates as follows: - Adults @ Ksh 18,000/- per night sharing a room - Children below 12 yrs in their own room @ Ksh 13,500/- per child The entire family will pay the following amount per night Family cottage @ 18,000 x 2 Adults = Ksh 36,000/- Adjoining room @ 13,500 x 2 Kids = Ksh 27,000/- Total for one Night = Ksh 63,000/- The above rate is based on Full board with a soft drink during meals and use of Non-Motorized facilities. Regards Charles
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"You can take a boat trip from Rusinga to all the other surrounding islands. if you can you must"
"All of the rooms have a lake view and are very nice"
"The rooms (cottages) at the ends have less foot traffic"
"Pick a room with a view of the lake - breathtaking!"
"All rooms are centrally located, good view of Lake Victoria,"
$205 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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