Rusinga Island Lodge

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Why we like it

• A private retreat on Lake Victoria's edge
• Renowned for gracious hospitality
• Exceptional home grown and cooked cuisine
• Indulge in spa treatments using natural exotic scents and herbs for a truly uplifting experience
• A truly special place , perfect for a relaxing stay before or after a safari in Kenya for families and couples


A&K Top Tip

The opportunity to fish for the enormous Nile Perch is a true adventure and one that not many can resist, allow the experienced boat captains to show you the true beauty of the lake.

Guest Testimonial

Your attitude towards suggestions made was amazing. You went the extra mile in finding us somewhere we had suggested.

- SR, London



Seven individual en suite cottages ( one being a family cottage) have high thatched roofs and spacious patios looking out over lush gardens and the sparkling Lake Victoria beyond. An atmosphere of serene tranquility pervades all, the contemporary spa blending peace, personal indulgence and relaxation. Whether you enjoy fishing, water skiing, hiking, sighting rare animals or simply gazing in wonderment at the glorious variety of birds, this place of quiet and beauty is sure to calm the mind and rejuvenate the body.


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Fly to

Nairobi or Mombasa

Flying time

8 hours 30 minutes non-stop

Time difference

GMT +3 hours

Visas

Required for UK passport holders

Health requirements

Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area

Best time to travel

December - March, July - October

Weather

Kenya's equatorial location ensures warm weather year round, though it can be cool at night and first thing in the morning. There are two rain seasons, the long rains occur from late March to early June and short rains from October to December. The rainfall is sometimes heavy and when it does come it often falls in the afternoons and evenings. The hottest period is from February to March and coldest in July to August.

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