Wigot Gardens

Your Home of Luxury & Comfort

Like a spell, this hotel will draw you in again and again. Wigot gardens is set right on the beautiful Kajulu hills in Kisumu. Our hilltop location will literally take your lakeside holiday to another level, with spectacular views of the City, Winam Gulf and Nandi Escarpment. Whoever spends some time here will soon appreciate the benefits of this hotspot - characteristic coolness and serenity permeatted by chirping birds and whistling trees.

The diverse environment offered in this Kisumu region turns your leisure time into pure bliss. Every stay at Wigot Gardens is a great adventure with its two restaurants, five exquisite room types, 1 ball room, 3 conference rooms and 2 executive boardrooms as well as the infinity salt swimming pool that overlooks Kisumu city. Our luxury tented cottages will definitely entice travellers who want a safari-like living experience within a city.

Enjoy unique experiences at Wigot Gardens.

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Some of the reasons you will love Wigot Gardens

Swimming Pool

Wigot Gradens is one of the few hotels in Kisumu with a swimming pool. Book your holiday today and enjoy spending hours splashing in our swimming pool or lazing on the pool bed.

Take advantage of the swimming pool at Wigot Gardens Kisumu to keep up with your fitness routine on a hot day. Alternatively, order a cold drink such as cocktail or freshly squeezed juice. Wigot Gardens' swimming pool area offers the best sunset views and vibrant Kisumu city's skyline


Serene Wedding Gardens

Whether you are looking for a wedding venue or for a team building destination, Wigot Gardens in Kisumu is the best hotel in Kisumu.

Team Building Venue

Finding the ideal venue for a corporate getaway in Kisumu can be a daunting task. Wigot Gardens Hotel has affordable packages for team building in Kisumu. Gather your team for a day of fun and reconnecting outside the office. Contact us today for booking your company's spot at Wigot Gardens.


Luxury Tented Cottages

Reserve luxury tented cottages at Wigot Gardens at the best rates. For discounted tented cottage rates in Kisumu, book online today!

Our Cottages promise you a different experience from a regular hotel room.  Whether you are looking to have quality time with yourself or your better half, the serene, fresh, wild-like quiet, interrupted by chirping birds and whistling trees will not dissappoint.


Bird Watching Kisumu

Bird watching at Wigot Gardens is an excellent hobby among many of our guests that are artists. Wake up to the sound of more than 50 bird species in our Gardens on a short birding trip. Common sitings include Common Fiscal, Emerald-spotted Wood Dove, African Pied Wagtail, Speckled Mousebird, Common Bulbul, Klaas Cuckoo, Grey-headed Sparrow, Palm Swift and Scarlet-chested Sunbird. During your nature walk around Wigot Gardens Kisumu, be sure to ask your guide on the various bird species as you photograph them.


Lake Victoria Waterbus Experience

Wigot Gardens is one of the hotels in Kisumu near the Lake Victoria. The Waterbus Experience is only 1 hour 30 minutes away from your Hotel. Traverse the magnificent Lake Victoria and bask in amazing scenery of isolated islands aboard this safe, fast and affordable watercraft. The seldom visited islands such as Ndere Island are a sight to always remember. Stop by the Impala Sanctuary for game viewing and bird watching. Enjoy lunch or supper afterwards on the famous Lungwani Beach by savouring freshly caught fish.


Kit Mikayi Excursion

Kit Mikayi was brought to the world map by Lupita Nyong'o when the famous Vogue Magazine did her photoshoot at the footstone of this mythical place. Visiting Kit Mikayi, which is a short 40-minute from Wigot Gardens Kisumu, will send you in the Luo mythology. Kit Mikayi means “Stones of the first wife” in local dialect. Experience out-of-this-world scenery and folklore surrounding this amazing work of nature in Kisumu County. Be sure to ask for an organized trip to Kit Mikayi from Wigot Gardens amiable staff.


Kakamega Forest

A short 90-minute drive from Wigot Gardens Kisumu is the enchanting Kakamega Forest. Request for an organized tour to Kakamega forest from Wigot Gardens staff

Top Things to do in Kakamega Forest

Experience the remnant of the rain forest that stretched into Central Africa across Rwanda's Nyungwe Forest. Kakamega Forest is home to various mammals including bush pigs, giant forest hedgehogs, colobus monkeys and Debrazzar monkeys and several bird species.

  • Hiking
  • Nature Walk
  • Camping
  • Viewing wildlife
  • Bird watching
  • Rock climbing

Captivating Kisumu Sunsets

“It’s almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream” Bern Williams. Wigot Gardens is one of the best hotels in Kisumu to watch the sun set. Order incredible Sundowners while on your pool bed. Relax with your partner at the watch bay or by the swimming pool and enjoy the best sunset view in Kisumu. Wigot Gardens Kisumu is near the lake, so sit down and watch as the sun sets in the lake's horizon to welcome the dark. It’s really a sight to behold!


December Holidays 2019

Book your stay at Wigot Gardens for December holidays 2019 and enjoy amazing discounts to visit Kisumu. Book Standard Deluxe Room online today from Ksh. 6,999 and enjoy complimentary dinner and breakfast as well as free airport transfer.

For a night for two or families, reserve a room at Wigot Gardens from Ksh. 9,999 and the children will enjoy the PlayStation, unlimited access to playground and swimming pool. complimentary dinner and breakfast includes kids menu as well.

For Wigot Garden guests on the 25th December 2019, they get a Christmas gift hamper.


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Jamhuri Day Family Brunch

Welcome to Wigot Gardens Jamhuri Day Brunch for the entire family. Enjoy the pancakes and omelettes made to your taste at the chef's station, the wide selection of fresh juices, hot beverages, samosas, sausages and so much more. The Brunch is a combination of breakfast and lunch which makes a good time to bond with your family or group of friends over food.


  • Adults - Ksh. 1500
  • Children (below 12 years) - Ksh. 800

Choose to enjoy the brunch at the indoor City View Restaurant or the Garden View Restaurant as your children play. You can also brunch Shack Shack's next to the swimming pool with a panoramic view of Kisumu City and Lake Victoria.

Call 07081122 for brunch reservations.  

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