Takawiri Island Resort is situated in the Takawiri Island which is one of the most unpoilt islands on Lake Victoria, which is not only the source of the river Nile but also the second largest fresh water lake in the world.
The resort is set next to white sandy beaches that stretch into unspoilt natural landscape, a haven for hippo and a vast array of birdlife.
The resort offers a host of activities such as snorkeling, swimming, windsurfing and sailing. The luxury chalet style accomodation offers comfort and privacy for select clientel.
All rooms have solar powered hot water in private bathrooms. Large "bandas" house the recreational area, bar and restaurant where sumptuous meals are served with breathtaking lake views.
GETTING HERE: A ferry and a waterbus from Mbita to Mfangano Island. Departures from Mbita 10am, 11am, 4.30pm and 5pm. Departures from Mfangano 7.30am, 11.30am and 2.30pm
NOTE: Kindly to be noted Takawiri Island is a private property and the managemet reserves the right of admission and landing.
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