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Standard Double Room, Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

During your stay at Rusinga Island Lodge, you're just a quick walk from Lake Victoria. Features include free WiFi in public areas, plus a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Built in 1985, this 3.5-star lodge has 11 rooms. All rooms offer free WiFi and furnished balconies/patios.

  • All rooms offer furnished balconies or patios, living rooms and dining areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Options for a bite to eat or a refreshing drink include a restaurant, a coffee shop, a poolside bar and a bar/lounge
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool or soak in the spa tub
  • Indulge with Thai massages, aromatherapy or body wraps at Rusinga Spa
  • Services include babysitting, dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services
  • On-site recreation includes a private beach, an outdoor tennis court and a fitness centre
  • Steps from Lake Victoria and Mbita Island Club Pier
  • Airport, train station pick-up and shopping centre shuttle service available for a fee

About the Rusinga Island Lodge

Location Ring Road, Rusinga Island, 40305

Property Features

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. At Rusinga Island Lodge, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa or have fun in the sun with activities such as snorkelling and scuba diving. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This beach lodge also offers an attached winery, an outdoor pool and a kids' pool. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Rusinga Island lodge.

  • 11 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1985
  • Winery on site
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Ski lift tickets
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Number of living rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Separate dining area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, area shuttle within 45 km, train station pick-up, ferry terminal shuttle, and shopping centre shuttle available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Rusinga Island Lodge offers 11 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. This Rusinga Island lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Separate bedroom
  • Dining room
  • Living room
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Bath or shower
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

On-site venue – This fine-dining restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, an outdoor tennis court, ski-in/ski-out access and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkelling on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Waterskiing on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Game viewing nearby
  • Ecotours on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Game drive nearby
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Safari nearby
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Archery on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Ski lessons on site
  • Personal motorised watercraft on site
  • Skydiving on site

Spa Services

Rusinga Spa has 2 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa. Other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open daily. Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 3 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 3
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 15

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Rusinga Island Lodge

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards.

  • Staffed front desk
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 200 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Rusinga Island Lodge
  • Rusinga Island Hotel Rusinga Island
  • Rusinga Island Lodge Lodge
  • Rusinga Island Lodge Rusinga Island
  • Rusinga Island Lodge Lodge Rusinga Island

You should know

  • Rusinga Island Lodge offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the lodge before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 2 children aged 3 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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