Emusa Lodge is a family owned and run lodge situated on Ranongga Island. The lodge is a simple leaf construction offering comfortable basic accommodation for guests in Buri Village. Visitors to Emusa Lodge enjoy the amazing experience of staying in a remote rural Solomon Island village, together with an opportunity to observe the vibrant cultural, terrestrial and marine life of north Ranongga.
Gilly and his wife Gladis are assisted by his sister Joyce and her husband, as well as Harold their brother to ensure guests are well looked after and enjoy the region they have grown up in and love . The lodge is a family project with different members contributing to your stay including cooking local foods and acting as guide to forest, hilltop and river views.
This accommodation provider has taken action to address one or more issues (whether environmental, social or cultural) which will contribute positively to the long term viability of the destination and hence their site displays a Caring for the destination rating.
Main area of focus in Caring for the Destination:
The Emukea family and Buri villagers have an income option in their rural setting as well as keeping alive their local culture in the form of dance and bush skills.
Detailed description of the Caring for the Destination Initiative:
All the family members participate in looking after the visitors. Meals are made from fresh food obtained from local gardens and the fishermen of the village