Things to do

Things to do

Some things to do at Afia Beach Hotel:

  • Enjoy a walk on the beach, watch the fishermen haul in their catch or join in a football match,
  • Have a hit of tennis with our coach, Daniel
  • Browse our extensive collection of African artefacts, and leisurely make your selection with assistance from Adisa, our gallery attendant and self-taught art historian
  • Chill out at the beachside summer hut with a cold beer
  • Sample delicious local and international cuisine at our restaurant, Tribes
  • Join our Grounds & Maintenance crew for our regular beach clean-ups
  • Snap a photo in front of our charming baby tro-tro, that doubles as our luggage store
  • Grab a map and take a hike…..we’re a short walk (5 to 20 minutes) to many places of interest, such as……

 Within walking distance:

  • Accra’s commercial centre, major banks, Ministries offices and law courts
  • The National Theatre, and Efua Sutherland Children’s Park
  • The Arts Centre
  • Makola Market and Tema Station
  • Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park
  • The National Museum
  • Black Star Square, Independence Arch and Nationalism Park
  • Accra Sports Stadium (for local and international football matches)
  • Ghana Bead Society House
  • Jamestown Fishing Harbor and Lighthouse
  • The State City Farm, and the resting place of The Late President of Ghana, HE John Atta-Mills

We’re a five minute taxi ride to ‘Oxford Street’, Accra’s liveliest shopping and restaurant precinct, and about 15 minutes’ drive (traffic permitting) to Kotoka International Airport.

These are some of our favourite stores, galleries and places

  • Global Mamas
  • Trashy Bags
  • Sun Trade
  • Pippa’s Gym
  • Wild Gecko
  • Rima House
  • Artists’ Alliance Gallery
  • Coffin Makers
  • Hillburi
  • Stone Lodge
  • Cocoa Village, Lake Bosomtwi
  • Nzulezo stilt village, near Beyin in the Western Region