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“Great, inexpensive place to stay” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Baobab Guesthouse

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Baobab Guesthouse
Commercial Street | near to the castle, Cape Coast, Ghana   |  
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Ranked #4 of 18 Cape Coast B&B and Inns
Accra, Ghana
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“Great, inexpensive place to stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

The rooms are well-kept and have fans, and the common sink, bathroom, and showers are clean and well maintained. Bring your own mosquito net, and also check with what the bed situation is in your room as far as single beds vs. double beds before you go if you are traveling with people who aren't ok with sharing. Great gift shop that sells student-made crafts from the vocational school the guesthouse supports and delicious vegetarian restaurant attached that also benefits the school. About an hour from Kakum and 200 meters from the beach/Cape Coast Castle. Overall a great place to stay that benefits a great cause.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

What a great place. Friendly, knowledgeable staff who can give you accurate information on where to catch a trotro (a rarity in Ghana!) The restaurant serves incredible vegan food (heaven!) and you support a fantastic charity.
Excellent location across the street from the castle and the beach, you can't go wrong!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Baobab Guesthouse

Address: Commercial Street | near to the castle, Cape Coast, Ghana
Location: Ghana > Central Region > Cape Coast
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Coast
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our rooms are furnished with cane and bamboo furniture with batik bed sheets and curtains, all produced by Students of the Baobab School. Clean toilets and showers are shared in the courtyard.We have three double rooms for 25 GHC, one three-bed room for 35 GHC and one four-bed room for 40 GHC. Single persons get reduction. Every room has fan. In our vegetarian restaurant we serve breakfast with fresh coffee, tea, fresh juices and many different meals & snacks. For your events and seminars we propose our conference room with Air Conditioning and wireless internet for about 20 participants, catering by our restaurant possible. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Baobab Guesthouse Ghana/Cape Coast

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