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Hideout Lodge

Butre Beach, Busua, Ghana
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gottingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place offers probably one of the finest and most deserted beach locations in Ghana. For those of you who like freshly caught sea fish and huge plates of grilled lobsters for 40 cedi hideout is a must go destination.

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Kumasi, Ghana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here for 3 days, on my own. The rooms are nice and clean, mostly self contained. Direct acces to one of the most beautiful and clean beaches of Ghana where you will not be bothered by anyone! The place is close to Busua but more quiet, lovely if you want to take a nice walk along the beach.... More 

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The utterly beautiful and laidback Busua is rapidly becoming a top tourist destination in Ghana, but is paying for it. Vendors are starting to wander down the beaches, expensive luxury resorts are sprouting up out of nowhere and the beach is getting more and more polluted by the day Still, the place definitely remains worth a visit if you are... More 

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freelance
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Hideout was so hidden I kept thinking the taxi driver was lost. We had hopped off the bus and waved down a cab. Forget the guys in the bus depot, they run the usual game of overcharging. After some negotiation we got a guy to take us there for $50 cedi which was a good price we found out. Getting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Spent a week recently at Hideout Lodge with my wife and we loved the relaxed seclusion of the beachfront oasis. George, the manager was such a gracious host who insured our stay exceeded our expectation. The beach is beautiful, accommodation delightful and the food was great, the beer was always cold! Thank you George for making our stay so memorable.... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This Hostel is located in Butre, just the neighbouring village of the famous Busua Beach. Busua changed negatively in the last years. Butre is much nicer and relaxed. You still can do a daytrip to Busua. The Hideout Lodge is a perfect place to relax completely. I went there with 2 friends and stayed three nights. You could easily spend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Friends and I arrived here for one night over the December holidays after a tip from a friend - loved it so much that we changed our plans and stayed for three nights. We had a bungalow at the back of the property with two bedrooms (three beds) and a private bath - perfect for three adults traveling together. Good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

First off, the name is well-deserved: the place was about as remote as can be along the coast: coming from Accra, it was about an hour past Takoradi and required a long drive down an oil palm plantation road, then a beach road. (Tip: flying to Takoradi and then arranging a taxi with the owners will save you several hours.)... More 

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Grenoble, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This is the perfect place to chill out, 10km of quasi-virgen beach (only a little village of fishermen). This place is really marvellous. Plus the food and the drinks are excellent, the fresh lobster is delicious but I also recommend the banana-curry pizza. There is also Pina Colada served in real coconut!

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Accra, Ghana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Lovely place to stay i specially loved the freshness of all the food they provided through out my one week stay.very quite and peaceful as its not crowded.the manager is wonderful and some of the staff are lovely.the waves of the sea is amusing especially at night loving people in the fishing village who come together to pull net on... More 

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