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California House Kisumu Kenya

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Very good
2 reviews
Front Entry
Spacious Kitchen
Dining Room
Formal Living Room
Family Room
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Outer Rear Balcony
Bathroom 2
Master Basin Area
Master Bedroom Dressing Table
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 4
Bathroom 1
Laundry Room
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Kisumu, Nyanza Province
California House is a beautiful four bedroom family home nestled on Lake Victoria and next to Kiboko Bay Resort and is the only Excutive Level Registered Homestay in Kisumu. Designed with an open concept and a mixture of local furniture, our home gives guests the feeling of luxury while perserving the natural feel of being in the city of Kisumu. The home is right next door to world renowed Kiboko Bay Resort which boasts a full service restaurant, swimming pool, and lakeside tours.The home is also a ten minute walk to Impala Sanctuary/Eco Lodge and the Kisumu Yact Club. Additionally the home is a ten minute drive to Kisumu town center and ISO certified Aga Khan Hospital.
The property is completely walled for privacy. There is also onsite security at night and a full time housekeeper on site.
The residence has 3 queen and 2 twin beds with...
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About the Owner, George H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 71 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3323673
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Very good - based on 2 reviews
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English first
Copenhagen, Denmark
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2014 for a stay in August 2014

I must say, my family and I have been very satisfied with our stay in your "California House". In particular we are very happy with the support we have been given by everybody around, especially your family. Unlike in so many other situations in Africa, your family had a very short response time, when we were in trouble of some kind, that being water or power or whatever. Furthermore, having connections to locals is increasing security more that barbed wire.
I thank you very much for the cooperation we have had on terms of payment, and I will gladly recommend your house to my colleges visiting Kisumu in the future.
Best Henrik

Mbita, Kenya
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We stayed at this house with a group of 8 people after they did volunteer work in Kenya for two months in rural villages. When they came to this house they were amazed by the whole house. There is so much comfort in the house, like; Good hot water, AC, Big kitchen, a washing machine and so much more. Some of them never wanted to leave the house because it was so nice.
It is located next to one of Kisumu's top resorts. When you stay at the house, which is a lot cheaper then the resort, but can still enjoy their view, food, drinks and pool.
The only thing is that to reach to the house from town center, you will have to travel on a dirt road. It takes you about 10 minutes to reach the center.
Overall it is a great place to get a home feeling vacation for a good price in the greatest city in Kenya.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    3 Full baths
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About the neighbourhood
The house is located in Dunga next to Kiboko Bay Resort. You can drive past Impala Sanctuary Park and Kisumu Yacht Club. You will now be on a unpaved road which will take you into the village. You will see signs to turn right at Kioboko Bay Resort. You will follow this road to the end of path and California House is the large home on the right before you get to Kiboko Bay. Can't wait to see you!
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