iOverlander 0.0 Alaska Beach Resort Located directly in relaxed Busua, close to other restaurants and bars, bit grumpy staff, hammocks 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Yes Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Located directly in relaxed Busua, close to other restaurants and bars, bit grumpy staff, hammocks 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people iOverlander Alaska Beach Resort Campground user 0.0 Stumble Inn Nice eco lodge at the beach, walking distance to Elmina castle, good restaurant, bar 10Cedi/night (2,90€) for two people Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice eco lodge at the beach, walking distance to Elmina castle, good restaurant, bar 10Cedi/night (2,90€) for two people iOverlander Stumble Inn Campground user 0.0 Ezile Bay Lodge French run eco lodge at a sheltered bay with brilliant food, clean beach and friendly staff, camping between oil palms 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes French run eco lodge at a sheltered bay with brilliant food, clean beach and friendly staff, camping between oil palms 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people iOverlander Ezile Bay Lodge Campground user 25.3 Big Milly’s Backyard Famous overlander meeting spot close to Accra, good base for visa businesses, young crowd, small camping area surrounded by dorms 22Cedi/night (6,40€) for two people Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Bucket Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Famous overlander meeting spot close to Accra, good base for visa businesses, young crowd, small camping area surrounded by dorms 22Cedi/night (6,40€) for two people iOverlander Big Milly’s Backyard Campground user 266.0 Waterfall Lodge BE AWARE. WILL NOT LET YOU CAMP IF YOU ARRIVE ON A TUESDAY Lovely German run campsite with friendly owners, green garden, good ablutions and mountain views. 40 Cedi/night (9 €) for two people. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes BE AWARE. WILL NOT LET YOU CAMP IF YOU ARRIVE ON A TUESDAY Lovely German run campsite with friendly owners, green garden, good ablutions and mountain views. 40 Cedi/night (9 €) for two people. iOverlander Waterfall Lodge Campground user 24.0 Hideout Lodge Majorly chilled out place right at the beach with service minded staff and good food, 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Yes Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Majorly chilled out place right at the beach with service minded staff and good food, 20Cedi/night (5,80€) for two people iOverlander Hideout Lodge Campground user 0.0 Mountain Paradise Lodge Price increased. see recent posts Nicely located on top of a hill, camping on a spot of lawn, traditional meals on offer, hiking opportunities, 15Cedi/person (4,40€) Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Yes Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Price increased. see recent posts Nicely located on top of a hill, camping on a spot of lawn, traditional meals on offer, hiking opportunities, 15Cedi/person (4,40€) iOverlander Mountain Paradise Lodge Campground user 0.0 Embassy of Togo (Accra) A one month single entry visua costs 35.000CFA (53,30€) and we were told that it is not possible to pay in another currency. We arrived late in the afternoon and bargained hard to pay an extra 10Cedi/person (2,90€) to get the visas issued immediately. Two identical forms had to be filled out and 2 passports photos handed over. Open: Yes A one month single entry visua costs 35.000CFA (53,30€) and we were told that it is not possible to pay in another currency. We arrived late in the afternoon and bargained hard to pay an extra 10Cedi/person (2,90€) to get the visas issued immediately. Two identical forms had to be filled out and 2 passports photos handed over. iOverlander Embassy of Togo (Accra) Toll Booth user 0.0 Embassy of Angola (Accra) The staffs were friendly and professional but also strict on requirements to obtain a visa. Applications are only accepted on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00-12:00 and visas can be picked up on Fridays. You actually keep your passport until Thursday when you have to come in to register fingerprints and pay the visa fee and thereby finish your application. The following is needed to obtain a one month single entry tourist visa: 3 passport photos with white (!) background Filled out form provided by embassy Passport copy International driver license copy Vehicle paper copy Yellow fever certificate copy Bank statement or copy of credit card (front suffices) Letter of introduction explaining your situation and listing all the countries you will travel through Itinerary describing your date of entry into Angola and places/sights you want to visit Equivalent of 160US$ (116,80€) in Cedi (recently changed from US$ to Cedi) Note that we were not allowed to place several copies on the same paper (e.g. driver license and yellow fewer certificate). The visa is valid for 2 months from date of issue which means you have to enter Angola before the expiry date and are then allowed to spend one month in the country. We tried everything to extend these 2 months or let them write down a later date of issue but to no avail. They were also not allowed to issue us with multiple entry visas which not long ago was still possible. On both matters several phone calls from different staff members were made with Luanda without results. PS: People visiting this embassy after us sometimes had to have all paperwork in Portuguese! Open: Yes The staffs were friendly and professional but also strict on requirements to obtain a visa. Applications are only accepted on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00-12:00 and visas can be picked up on Fridays. You actually keep your passport until Thursday when you have to come in to register fingerprints and pay the visa fee and thereby finish your application. The following is needed to obtain a one month single entry tourist visa: 3 passport photos with white (!) background Filled out form provided by embassy Passport copy International driver license copy Vehicle paper copy Yellow fever certificate copy Bank statement or copy of credit card (front suffices) Letter of introduction explaining your situation and listing all the countries you will travel through Itinerary describing your date of entry into Angola and places/sights you want to visit Equivalent of 160US$ (116,80€) in Cedi (recently changed from US$ to Cedi) Note that we were not allowed to place several copies on the same paper (e.g. driver license and yellow fewer certificate). The visa is valid for 2 months from date of issue which means you have to enter Angola before the expiry date and are then allowed to spend one month in the country. We tried everything to extend these 2 months or let them write down a later date of issue but to no avail. They were also not allowed to issue us with multiple entry visas which not long ago was still possible. On both matters several phone calls from different staff members were made with Luanda without results. PS: People visiting this embassy after us sometimes had to have all paperwork in Portuguese! iOverlander Embassy of Angola (Accra) Toll Booth user 0.0 Embassy of Benin (Accra) A 14 day single entry visa costs 40Cedi (11,60€) and a one month multiple entry visa 80Cedi (23,20€). They tried to extract an extra fee for same day processing but gave up quickly so we could pick up our passports at 14:00. We had to fill out two times the same form and provide 2 passport photos. Open: Yes A 14 day single entry visa costs 40Cedi (11,60€) and a one month multiple entry visa 80Cedi (23,20€). They tried to extract an extra fee for same day processing but gave up quickly so we could pick up our passports at 14:00. We had to fill out two times the same form and provide 2 passport photos. iOverlander Embassy of Benin (Accra) Toll Booth user 40.1 embassy of burkina fasso (accra) 3 month (single entry) visa is 146 ghanaian cedis, open from 8am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm, phone: +233 2122 1988, email: sekretariat@ambafaso-gh.org. we got the visa on the same day. Open: Yes 3 month (single entry) visa is 146 ghanaian cedis, open from 8am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm, phone: +233 2122 1988, email: sekretariat@ambafaso-gh.org. we got the visa on the same day. iOverlander embassy of burkina fasso (accra) Toll Booth user 66.6 embassy of senegal (accra) open Open: Yes open iOverlander embassy of senegal (accra) Toll Booth user 104.5 cocoa vilage beautifully located small guesthouse on the bosumtwi lake shore with rsstaurant, bar, artshop, free wifi and many activities. bungalow, dorms and camping, nice ablutionblock. camping is small, right on the lake shore, 20 ghc/ pp and night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes beautifully located small guesthouse on the bosumtwi lake shore with rsstaurant, bar, artshop, free wifi and many activities. bungalow, dorms and camping, nice ablutionblock. camping is small, right on the lake shore, 20 ghc/ pp and night. iOverlander cocoa vilage Lodging user 5.0 Next Door Beach Resort, Accra, Ghana Free for camping but had dinner in restaurant Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Free for camping but had dinner in restaurant iOverlander Next Door Beach Resort, Accra, Ghana Parking Area user 1.0 Aziz Guest House, Winneba 30 GH Cedi Very clean place, mosquitos screens on all windows, friendly manager Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No 30 GH Cedi Very clean place, mosquitos screens on all windows, friendly manager iOverlander Aziz Guest House, Winneba Lodging user 24.0 Asia Hotel 130 GHc room with A/c, hot water, secure parking, back up generator (necessary in Ghana). Nice food in Chinese restaurant Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No 130 GHc room with A/c, hot water, secure parking, back up generator (necessary in Ghana). Nice food in Chinese restaurant iOverlander Asia Hotel Lodging user 7.0 Ankrobra Beach Resort Camping GHc 20 x 2pp Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Camping GHc 20 x 2pp iOverlander Ankrobra Beach Resort Lodging user 2.0 Tenaki Beach Resort Hotel Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Hotel iOverlander Tenaki Beach Resort Lodging user 22.0 Sleepy Hippo Backpackers/Hotel, Duane Street, Accra 155 GHc for double room with shower/toilet & AC.Complex has back up Generator power. Run by Australian who has lots of local information. Overlander who didn't make it out of Ghana. Liza & Jason Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No 155 GHc for double room with shower/toilet & AC.Complex has back up Generator power. Run by Australian who has lots of local information. Overlander who didn't make it out of Ghana. Liza & Jason iOverlander Sleepy Hippo Backpackers/Hotel, Duane Street, Accra Lodging user 5.0 Escape 3 Points, Ghana GHc 10 pp for camping. They have Bungalows for rent as well. Restaurant & Bar area. Beautiful beach which also has surfing. Cape Three Points is about 3kms away- southern most point in Ghana. Liza & Jason Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Bucket Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes GHc 10 pp for camping. They have Bungalows for rent as well. Restaurant & Bar area. Beautiful beach which also has surfing. Cape Three Points is about 3kms away- southern most point in Ghana. Liza & Jason iOverlander Escape 3 Points, Ghana Campground user 501.4 Oylander Hotel, Aburi It's a hotel/logde, but will allow camping on their (parking) lot. You'll pay c40 p.n for a room where you can use toilet/shower. Nice garden Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No It's a hotel/logde, but will allow camping on their (parking) lot. You'll pay c40 p.n for a room where you can use toilet/shower. Nice garden iOverlander Oylander Hotel, Aburi Parking Area user 41.2 Akosombo Small campsite as part of a logde with restaurant. Right on the riverbank! Superb location, good showers, clean, great owners and staff. C25 pp/night Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Small campsite as part of a logde with restaurant. Right on the riverbank! Superb location, good showers, clean, great owners and staff. C25 pp/night iOverlander Akosombo Campground user 91.3 Crystal hotel Accra Hostel where you can camp for C 35 per night (2 people+car). Small but very okay and cheap. Good base to visit embassies etc. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Hostel where you can camp for C 35 per night (2 people+car). Small but very okay and cheap. Good base to visit embassies etc. iOverlander Crystal hotel Accra Parking Area user 191.0 Mole Public Camping Tired campsite with viewing area. Right next to Mole Hotel and free use of pool, bar and restaurant. Ablutions block. Very peaceful. Best of both worlds. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Tired campsite with viewing area. Right next to Mole Hotel and free use of pool, bar and restaurant. Ablutions block. Very peaceful. Best of both worlds. iOverlander Mole Public Camping Campground user 300.0 Roots Yard Lodge Vegetarian Lodge and Restaurant - Rooms and camping. Great, relaxed place - the Ghanaian/British family will make you feel at home. They are involved in lots of local projects and have family roots in the village. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Vegetarian Lodge and Restaurant - Rooms and camping. Great, relaxed place - the Ghanaian/British family will make you feel at home. They are involved in lots of local projects and have family roots in the village. iOverlander Roots Yard Lodge Campground user 0.0 Somewhere Nice hostel Very cool hostel Has dorm beds for 50cedi (12 euro) per night Private rooms for 150cedi per night Has big common room with very fast Internet. Basic breakfast included every morning. Good shower. Bed mattress is a bit thin. Air conditioned rooms with fans. Serves drinks and occasionally has dinner here. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Very cool hostel Has dorm beds for 50cedi (12 euro) per night Private rooms for 150cedi per night Has big common room with very fast Internet. Basic breakfast included every morning. Good shower. Bed mattress is a bit thin. Air conditioned rooms with fans. Serves drinks and occasionally has dinner here. iOverlander Somewhere Nice hostel Lodging user 54.0 Dizzy Lizzies A great place to just relax and have a great meal. it's run by a Welsh lady and her partner. she has a few rooms available and quite good prices. every Friday there is good music till late. Open: Yes A great place to just relax and have a great meal. it's run by a Welsh lady and her partner. she has a few rooms available and quite good prices. every Friday there is good music till late. iOverlander Dizzy Lizzies Restaurant user 78.3 Coconut Resort (but closed As Resort) Is a building on beautiful plot at the beach. Can park between palms at the beach for 10 cedis per day. Alfred is caretaker and a nice guy. There is a well. No toilet or electricity. Great surf in return though. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Bucket Water: Natural Source Restroom: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Is a building on beautiful plot at the beach. Can park between palms at the beach for 10 cedis per day. Alfred is caretaker and a nice guy. There is a well. No toilet or electricity. Great surf in return though. iOverlander Coconut Resort (but closed As Resort) Parking Area user 48.9 High Commission Sierra Leone Application visa sierra leone: travelitinary (booked one way ticket and that was fine), invitationletter, 2 passportpics, applicationform. Takes 7 working days for $100, 3 days is. $150 and same day is $200. Nice people Open: Yes Application visa sierra leone: travelitinary (booked one way ticket and that was fine), invitationletter, 2 passportpics, applicationform. Takes 7 working days for $100, 3 days is. $150 and same day is $200. Nice people iOverlander High Commission Sierra Leone Toll Booth user 218.0 wild camp at a field Very quit place. Small way is going to here.nothing for big trucks Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes Very quit place. Small way is going to here.nothing for big trucks iOverlander wild camp at a field Contact, Pirate user 216.0 wild camp near mole np As the campground in mole is run down and very expensive (30 cedi per person) this place is a good alternative to sleep before and after the visit of the np. We sleeped here twice. Btw the mystic stone near the np is a big big fake😉 Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes As the campground in mole is run down and very expensive (30 cedi per person) this place is a good alternative to sleep before and after the visit of the np. We sleeped here twice. Btw the mystic stone near the np is a big big fake😉 iOverlander wild camp near mole np Contact, Pirate user 392.0 Adomaa Hotel 50 cedi for a room and 2 person clean rooms with shower and toilet we asked to stay in the parking lot and they want to charge also 50 cedi.....so we took the room😉 it was late in the evening..... next day we saw some nice spots like guesthouses with a nice garden were we could ask for camp. They were on the other end (south) of the city. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No 50 cedi for a room and 2 person clean rooms with shower and toilet we asked to stay in the parking lot and they want to charge also 50 cedi.....so we took the room😉 it was late in the evening..... next day we saw some nice spots like guesthouses with a nice garden were we could ask for camp. They were on the other end (south) of the city. iOverlander Adomaa Hotel Lodging user 305.0 waterfalls beautiful waterfall and nice here to have a swim. The entrance is 5ghc per person. We also asked to camp here but the want 50 ghc for it. And told us to take the shower in the waterfall (192 steps to get to it)😂😂 Open: Yes beautiful waterfall and nice here to have a swim. The entrance is 5ghc per person. We also asked to camp here but the want 50 ghc for it. And told us to take the shower in the waterfall (192 steps to get to it)😂😂 iOverlander waterfalls Diamond, Red user 284.0 wild camp nice and save place with some trees. very quiet here. No one came. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes nice and save place with some trees. very quiet here. No one came. iOverlander wild camp Contact, Pirate user -1.0 Larabanga (old mosque) we want to visit the old mosque in the village Larabanga. There is a gang leaded by the "chief " of the mosque (imam?) Some of this people react very agressive and want lots of money from us as soon we got out of our car. Do not go to this place alone! There is no police there. Next policestation is 100km away from here! And the people make their own laws. About 50 of them were standing around and saw what's going on. Nobody of them helped! After all and the resposible persons were gone some inhabitants came to is and say sorry for all and asked us NOT to report this to anyone 😨 Of course we have to do! We heard that it hsppens a lot in this village! So do not go there and give them no money. Never had a more worse experience ever while traveling! Open: Yes we want to visit the old mosque in the village Larabanga. There is a gang leaded by the "chief " of the mosque (imam?) Some of this people react very agressive and want lots of money from us as soon we got out of our car. Do not go to this place alone! There is no police there. Next policestation is 100km away from here! And the people make their own laws. About 50 of them were standing around and saw what's going on. Nobody of them helped! After all and the resposible persons were gone some inhabitants came to is and say sorry for all and asked us NOT to report this to anyone 😨 Of course we have to do! We heard that it hsppens a lot in this village! So do not go there and give them no money. Never had a more worse experience ever while traveling! iOverlander Larabanga (old mosque) Diamond, Red user 430.0 wild camp in nice area Very nice and quit place. You can sit on some rocks and have a nice sundowner here. Amazing view! Friendly people came on there way back from field. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Very nice and quit place. You can sit on some rocks and have a nice sundowner here. Amazing view! Friendly people came on there way back from field. iOverlander wild camp in nice area Contact, Pirate user 53.0 Aylos Bay Garden Lodge Beautiful Lodge, nice food, small campsite overlooking the volta river. 13 cd Open: Yes Internet: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful Lodge, nice food, small campsite overlooking the volta river. 13 cd iOverlander Aylos Bay Garden Lodge Campground user 107.0 Peanas Lodge nice new hotel. They let us sleep in our van for free at there parking lot (save with a watchman) if we eat something in the restaurant. (15 to 25 ghc). no shower for us but a clean toilet with a sink. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No nice new hotel. They let us sleep in our van for free at there parking lot (save with a watchman) if we eat something in the restaurant. (15 to 25 ghc). no shower for us but a clean toilet with a sink. iOverlander Peanas Lodge Lodging user 35.0 hans cottage botel they charge 15 ghc pp for camping the place has no shade and the toilet and shower was far away from it. As also very loud music was playing all the day from the pool (I think it cost extra to jump in) we left after 2 hours and camped direct at the kakum nationalpark. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes they charge 15 ghc pp for camping the place has no shade and the toilet and shower was far away from it. As also very loud music was playing all the day from the pool (I think it cost extra to jump in) we left after 2 hours and camped direct at the kakum nationalpark. iOverlander hans cottage botel Lodging user 163.0 Kakum nationalpark we were alowed to sleep at the parking place to make the canopy walk early in the morning. very nice to sleep there as it is very calm here in the night. Very friendly stuff! they have no shower for us but clean toilets. They also offer rooms and tree houses! from 35 to 50 ghc Restaurant is also there but it close at 4 pm Open: Yes we were alowed to sleep at the parking place to make the canopy walk early in the morning. very nice to sleep there as it is very calm here in the night. Very friendly stuff! they have no shower for us but clean toilets. They also offer rooms and tree houses! from 35 to 50 ghc Restaurant is also there but it close at 4 pm iOverlander Kakum nationalpark City (Capitol) user 49.0 dam tour volta river reception centre Open: Yes iOverlander dam tour volta river reception centre City (Capitol) user 761.0 Ametzofe Very nice city. clean and very friendly people. You can walk to a waterfall and on a hill to enjoy the landscape. (they charge for it 10ghc) they offered us to camp in front of the tourist center and to give us the key for the toilet. All for free! Open: Yes Very nice city. clean and very friendly people. You can walk to a waterfall and on a hill to enjoy the landscape. (they charge for it 10ghc) they offered us to camp in front of the tourist center and to give us the key for the toilet. All for free! iOverlander Ametzofe City (Capitol) user 295.0 New Era Restaurant Small Local Restaurant with very good food and fresh juice drinks. Extremely friendly owner! They have local and some european food. Also breakfast available. All for a real fair price. We ordered the dinner some hours before and get it than exact in time. Try it and give also the locals your money! 😉 Open: Yes Small Local Restaurant with very good food and fresh juice drinks. Extremely friendly owner! They have local and some european food. Also breakfast available. All for a real fair price. We ordered the dinner some hours before and get it than exact in time. Try it and give also the locals your money! 😉 iOverlander New Era Restaurant Restaurant user 38.2 Boabet Guest House 100m from the road, no noise, clean and reasonably priced, cars/motos park inside.. room for one was 40 ($9) or large w a/c for 60($13). clean and great. no food or drinks besides water. restaurant 2 minutes walk, shops in the town (5min). well worth it :-) Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: Yes Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No 100m from the road, no noise, clean and reasonably priced, cars/motos park inside.. room for one was 40 ($9) or large w a/c for 60($13). clean and great. no food or drinks besides water. restaurant 2 minutes walk, shops in the town (5min). well worth it :-) iOverlander Boabet Guest House Lodging user 24.6 Hayford Lounge & Bar Amazing British owned and operated restaurant on the first floor. Next to Glo telecoms if you need a sim card Serves local and international food. Great local curry for 20 cedi. Great portions. Ice cold big beers for 5 cedi Basically. It's good food done well In a nice environment Air conned and super clean and friendly Went back a number of times Open: Yes Amazing British owned and operated restaurant on the first floor. Next to Glo telecoms if you need a sim card Serves local and international food. Great local curry for 20 cedi. Great portions. Ice cold big beers for 5 cedi Basically. It's good food done well In a nice environment Air conned and super clean and friendly Went back a number of times iOverlander Hayford Lounge & Bar Restaurant user -1.0 Tongo Oasis Hotel/huts in a rural area with few neighbors, camping is possible next to the bungalows. We paid 15 cedis. Meals need to be pre-arranged. Friendly owner. Open: Yes Internet: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Hotel/huts in a rural area with few neighbors, camping is possible next to the bungalows. We paid 15 cedis. Meals need to be pre-arranged. Friendly owner. iOverlander Tongo Oasis Parking Area user 0.0 Dream Ocean Resort (or similar) Opposite Dizzy Lizzies and 2 minutes walk from Big Millys Simple bungalows with ceiling fan and bathroom/shower for 60 GHC Its not as professionally run as the others. But if using this app, you've likely stayed in wat worse for a lot more money. The staff are friendly enough Its absolutely fine, clean and safe. I moved to here from Big Millys as a friend came to meet me and he uses this place I still ate and drank at Millys no problem. And its quieter! If I returned. I'd probably stay again Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Opposite Dizzy Lizzies and 2 minutes walk from Big Millys Simple bungalows with ceiling fan and bathroom/shower for 60 GHC Its not as professionally run as the others. But if using this app, you've likely stayed in wat worse for a lot more money. The staff are friendly enough Its absolutely fine, clean and safe. I moved to here from Big Millys as a friend came to meet me and he uses this place I still ate and drank at Millys no problem. And its quieter! If I returned. I'd probably stay again iOverlander Dream Ocean Resort (or similar) Lodging user 79.6 Mali Embassy Visa acquired in a day with caveats Usual paperwork required and address. Needs a letter of invitation though. Insistent on this. Eventually agree $100 as opposed to $60. Get a few phone call throughout the day. First to get me to promise I won't be going to the north. Second and third to negotiate the kind offer of someone prepared to write me a letter of introduction. Long story short, add another $40 to the cost I'd taken the line I wanted to visit a music festival in Segou. It helped a bit. US$ helped more! If I did it again I think I'd make my own letter of introduction. Still. Possible in a day Open: Yes Visa acquired in a day with caveats Usual paperwork required and address. Needs a letter of invitation though. Insistent on this. Eventually agree $100 as opposed to $60. Get a few phone call throughout the day. First to get me to promise I won't be going to the north. Second and third to negotiate the kind offer of someone prepared to write me a letter of introduction. Long story short, add another $40 to the cost I'd taken the line I wanted to visit a music festival in Segou. It helped a bit. US$ helped more! If I did it again I think I'd make my own letter of introduction. Still. Possible in a day iOverlander Mali Embassy Toll Booth user 0.0 Sneda Supermarket which has an Indian restaurant in the back. Mains for 20-30 GHC. Amazing Indian food. Good supermarket too for stuff you won't find elsewhere Open: Yes Supermarket which has an Indian restaurant in the back. Mains for 20-30 GHC. Amazing Indian food. Good supermarket too for stuff you won't find elsewhere iOverlander Sneda Restaurant user 61.1 Ghana Border Simple quiet border. Carnet and passport stamped no fuss road here good too. almost all tarmac Accra expats advised this border over the southern one in Lome as faster and honest Open: Yes Simple quiet border. Carnet and passport stamped no fuss road here good too. almost all tarmac Accra expats advised this border over the southern one in Lome as faster and honest iOverlander Ghana Border Toll Booth user 17.8 Ghana/Togo Border Leaving Togo simple enough. Need to get immigration stamp, Carnet (assuming you have one, going to Ghana it's highly likely you do). And also register vehicle details. They try to charge me 1000 CFA for this. I think it might be legit as i saw locals paying this. And at the Benin border with Togo too. But it still smelled of a scam so I questioned it and asked for a receipt. I got a ticket but can't remember if it had the value on it. either way. I didn't pay it as on other entries/exit to Togo. Ghana border simple enough again. Immigration card, then entry stamp. Customs for Carnet is quite a walk in an office near a compound marked something like baggage. Where they inspect luggage. not me though All in all. Busy border. Lots of helpers and fixers on the Togo side though I dismissed them easy enough. One did latch on but I told home straight I don't need him. I'll give him nothing. He did ask at the end. I reminded him. of what I said before The Togo officials will point you into the right direction. Ghana side. 1 guy tried to help me. But the Ghana policeman chased him off then basically acted like a fixer for me! Just to be helpful. Love Ghana. The border I logged north was way easier and zero hassle. Probably net neutral as far as time goes. what you drive more. you save in faffing and queuing. Both roads are pretty dull so take your choice. Open: Yes Leaving Togo simple enough. Need to get immigration stamp, Carnet (assuming you have one, going to Ghana it's highly likely you do). And also register vehicle details. They try to charge me 1000 CFA for this. I think it might be legit as i saw locals paying this. And at the Benin border with Togo too. But it still smelled of a scam so I questioned it and asked for a receipt. I got a ticket but can't remember if it had the value on it. either way. I didn't pay it as on other entries/exit to Togo. Ghana border simple enough again. Immigration card, then entry stamp. Customs for Carnet is quite a walk in an office near a compound marked something like baggage. Where they inspect luggage. not me though All in all. Busy border. Lots of helpers and fixers on the Togo side though I dismissed them easy enough. One did latch on but I told home straight I don't need him. I'll give him nothing. He did ask at the end. I reminded him. of what I said before The Togo officials will point you into the right direction. Ghana side. 1 guy tried to help me. But the Ghana policeman chased him off then basically acted like a fixer for me! Just to be helpful. Love Ghana. The border I logged north was way easier and zero hassle. Probably net neutral as far as time goes. what you drive more. you save in faffing and queuing. Both roads are pretty dull so take your choice. iOverlander Ghana/Togo Border Toll Booth user 81.7 Stone Lo We didn't stay here. But ate in the restaurant. Which was reasonably priced. Mains for around 25 cedi. Rooms are 220 and it seems upmarket. Nice pool and bar area. You could ask about camping. It looks possible. But my instinct says they'd say no. Open: Yes Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes We didn't stay here. But ate in the restaurant. Which was reasonably priced. Mains for around 25 cedi. Rooms are 220 and it seems upmarket. Nice pool and bar area. You could ask about camping. It looks possible. But my instinct says they'd say no. iOverlander Stone Lo Lodging user 248.5 Denyigba Bar, restaurant and camping. its on the trail to the falls. 10 minutes walk to the tourist information motorbikes could come. cars not didn't stay. but for your info Open: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Bar, restaurant and camping. its on the trail to the falls. 10 minutes walk to the tourist information motorbikes could come. cars not didn't stay. but for your info iOverlander Denyigba Campground user 232.3 Victory Guesthouse Guesthouse and campsite. Just over the way from the tourist information/entrance to the falls path. Staff friendly. Nice shaded grass areas. Grass was exceptionally soft in places. camping 30 cedis for a night. but they said they'd discount if more than one night. Clean rooms in different sizes starting at 50 cedis. I haggled them down for a bigger room to this rate when it rained they offered me to put the bike under the gazebo area. Nice place. Very accessible. And right next to the restaurant that's logged on here Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Guesthouse and campsite. Just over the way from the tourist information/entrance to the falls path. Staff friendly. Nice shaded grass areas. Grass was exceptionally soft in places. camping 30 cedis for a night. but they said they'd discount if more than one night. Clean rooms in different sizes starting at 50 cedis. I haggled them down for a bigger room to this rate when it rained they offered me to put the bike under the gazebo area. Nice place. Very accessible. And right next to the restaurant that's logged on here iOverlander Victory Guesthouse Campground user 0.0 Wli Falls Reception Tourist centre for Wli falls. Arrange guides here. There is a fixed price list. For simply the lower fall's your can easily walk alone For the upper falls you do need a guide. I paid 40 on the price list for just the lower fall's. i wanted to do 'the loop' which was 60. They said you pay the 40 and then arrange the extra with the guide. Fine by me. I said to the guide id give the extra 20, plus 5 on top. And i bought him food and water which i carried as he has no bag. I explained this was all inclusive, tip and everything as i dont like th awkward give me more moment at the end as i find it sours the memory Loop takes about 4-5 hours based on fitness. A lot of accent in the beginning. And also a section of climbing down. No problems but good footwear is a must. Worth the walk. Very beautiful hike At the lower falls you could easily send your guide home as its an easy straight walk. My guide, Sebastian. Played the popular game of give me more on paying what we agreed. Despite how clear I'd been earlier. So. I'd recommend being even firmer when agreeing the price Also. Somebody was camping at the lower falls. So you could walk there and camp. You'd need to pay someone something i suspect. But it was being done Open: Yes Tourist centre for Wli falls. Arrange guides here. There is a fixed price list. For simply the lower fall's your can easily walk alone For the upper falls you do need a guide. I paid 40 on the price list for just the lower fall's. i wanted to do 'the loop' which was 60. They said you pay the 40 and then arrange the extra with the guide. Fine by me. I said to the guide id give the extra 20, plus 5 on top. And i bought him food and water which i carried as he has no bag. I explained this was all inclusive, tip and everything as i dont like th awkward give me more moment at the end as i find it sours the memory Loop takes about 4-5 hours based on fitness. A lot of accent in the beginning. And also a section of climbing down. No problems but good footwear is a must. Worth the walk. Very beautiful hike At the lower falls you could easily send your guide home as its an easy straight walk. My guide, Sebastian. Played the popular game of give me more on paying what we agreed. Despite how clear I'd been earlier. So. I'd recommend being even firmer when agreeing the price Also. Somebody was camping at the lower falls. So you could walk there and camp. You'd need to pay someone something i suspect. But it was being done iOverlander Wli Falls Reception City (Capitol) user 258.8 Ghana Immigration and Customs Simple and easy. Carnet and passport stamped Open: Yes Simple and easy. Carnet and passport stamped iOverlander Ghana Immigration and Customs Toll Booth user -1.0 Basel / Presbyterian Guesthouse It was around 30 cedis for a car. It's in the middle of the city, close to Kumasi market, so the traffic is very heavy, jams everywhere and some streets are closed when market is on. The place was quite calm, though. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes It was around 30 cedis for a car. It's in the middle of the city, close to Kumasi market, so the traffic is very heavy, jams everywhere and some streets are closed when market is on. The place was quite calm, though. iOverlander Basel / Presbyterian Guesthouse Parking Area user -1.0 Daniels Good, honest tyre guy. Changed the tubes on my bike for 20 CEDI's. can also fix tyres and tubes for big vehicles nice guy Open: Yes Good, honest tyre guy. Changed the tubes on my bike for 20 CEDI's. can also fix tyres and tubes for big vehicles nice guy iOverlander Daniels Car Repair user 276.6 Go Oil service station Petrol stations with brand new tyre bay and service center. fixed my puncture on bike in good time Open: Yes Petrol stations with brand new tyre bay and service center. fixed my puncture on bike in good time iOverlander Go Oil service station Car Repair user 267.2 Falls Rest Stop Canteen 2 restaurants and supermarket. The canteen restaurant is the one (right hand side if looking from the road) I used. 6 CEDI's for a plate of chicken and jollof rice with a bit of salad. very good. also it's already ready so no long wait. its just before the falls on the Kintampo side of town Open: Yes 2 restaurants and supermarket. The canteen restaurant is the one (right hand side if looking from the road) I used. 6 CEDI's for a plate of chicken and jollof rice with a bit of salad. very good. also it's already ready so no long wait. its just before the falls on the Kintampo side of town iOverlander Falls Rest Stop Canteen Restaurant user 188.6 Mole Clinic Small health clinic that tested me for malaria. nice guys. signposted from the road as mole clinic and mole school Open: Yes Small health clinic that tested me for malaria. nice guys. signposted from the road as mole clinic and mole school iOverlander Mole Clinic Dog Unknown user 215.3 Ghana Border Customs stamped Carnet no problem. Stamped out at immigration equally easy Open: Yes Customs stamped Carnet no problem. Stamped out at immigration equally easy iOverlander Ghana Border Toll Booth user 188.5 TICCS Guesthouse Simple Guesthouse with basic Rooms, a bit run down. Room for two People with Fan: 80 Cedis (18 Euro). No Mosquito Nets! Occasionally Power Cuts meaning no Fan meaning you are melting away during the hot Season. Too expensive for what you get. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Simple Guesthouse with basic Rooms, a bit run down. Room for two People with Fan: 80 Cedis (18 Euro). No Mosquito Nets! Occasionally Power Cuts meaning no Fan meaning you are melting away during the hot Season. Too expensive for what you get. iOverlander TICCS Guesthouse Lodging user 155.7 Gorson Guesthouse Standard Guesthouse. Double Room with AC 90 Cedis, with Fan 80 Cedis. Rooms are okay, bathroom and TV work well. Secure Parking in front of Guesthouse. Seating Area with Shadow in the Courtyard. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Standard Guesthouse. Double Room with AC 90 Cedis, with Fan 80 Cedis. Rooms are okay, bathroom and TV work well. Secure Parking in front of Guesthouse. Seating Area with Shadow in the Courtyard. iOverlander Gorson Guesthouse Lodging user 2.2 Bafana beach Nice place really close the sea. Clean, with toilets and douche. You can rent a room but we stayed here with our 4x4 with rooftent. There is also a restaurant. 25GHC for renting a room. We drank a couple of beers in return for our stay. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice place really close the sea. Clean, with toilets and douche. You can rent a room but we stayed here with our 4x4 with rooftent. There is also a restaurant. 25GHC for renting a room. We drank a couple of beers in return for our stay. iOverlander Bafana beach Lodging user 0.0 Najinaram Hotel Simple but clean and good price hotel.With private parking with security.Room with double bed, air condition, shower, toilette , internet and breakfast (little omellete, bread,cafe,tea)= 150 cedis.Same room conditions but single bed, outside the main bilding but still inside the hotel área = 100 cedis. Same single room but with ventilator (no air condition) = 80 cedis. Personal friendly. Tel. 030 25 44 163 - 0279525604 Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes Simple but clean and good price hotel.With private parking with security.Room with double bed, air condition, shower, toilette , internet and breakfast (little omellete, bread,cafe,tea)= 150 cedis.Same room conditions but single bed, outside the main bilding but still inside the hotel área = 100 cedis. Same single room but with ventilator (no air condition) = 80 cedis. Personal friendly. Tel. 030 25 44 163 - 0279525604 iOverlander Najinaram Hotel Lodging user 40.3 Biriwa Beach Hotel A very nice hotel on top of a hill. We were allowed to stay next to the swimming pool which has a beautiful ocean view. We have a Toyota Land Cruiser with rooftent. We could stay there for free, but we ate something in the restaurant, however this was not mandatory. The restaurant is expensive and the food was just okay and it closes at 9PM. The very polite woman told us that big rigs had been there earlier. Toilets and showers are available. A very nice place to spend one or more nights! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes A very nice hotel on top of a hill. We were allowed to stay next to the swimming pool which has a beautiful ocean view. We have a Toyota Land Cruiser with rooftent. We could stay there for free, but we ate something in the restaurant, however this was not mandatory. The restaurant is expensive and the food was just okay and it closes at 9PM. The very polite woman told us that big rigs had been there earlier. Toilets and showers are available. A very nice place to spend one or more nights! iOverlander Biriwa Beach Hotel Parking Area user 0.0 Chucks Simply the best place to eat in Tamale. Pizza, salad, calzones, burgers, delicious cocktails, home brewed beer and good coffee. Great Sunday brunch (the only day they do brunch). A European style bar restaurant with lovely outdoor seating area. Nor over prized (for example a big pizza is about $9) and there is a great range of music played. Very lively on Friday night during and after happy hour (5-7pm). Really friendly owners who love to chat if you're on your own. I lived here for two years and it was my favorite place to eat and hang out. Open: Yes Simply the best place to eat in Tamale. Pizza, salad, calzones, burgers, delicious cocktails, home brewed beer and good coffee. Great Sunday brunch (the only day they do brunch). A European style bar restaurant with lovely outdoor seating area. Nor over prized (for example a big pizza is about $9) and there is a great range of music played. Very lively on Friday night during and after happy hour (5-7pm). Really friendly owners who love to chat if you're on your own. I lived here for two years and it was my favorite place to eat and hang out. iOverlander Chucks Restaurant user