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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This is a place with the greatest hospitality that you will ever get. I am so amazed with the friendliness. The reception area is very well maintained; its clean and not far from the reception is a very nice open cozy bar and very comfortable siting place. The staff attend to you every now and then. The food: this is...

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Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel with friendly staff but Internet never worked and the technician was making it seem as if I was the cost. The place will be nice for a weekend getaway where noone can find u wanna relax but not business because the wifi will never work. I left very early the next day so can't comment on food and...

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Jackson, Mississippi
Reviewed July 13, 2016

I was picked up at the Airport and had a great conversation with the driver. At check in i was given fresh juice as i signed filled my forms. The room was spacious with a kitchenette, although there wasn't much of a view, it was nice. Everything was pretty clean, although age showed a bit in some places. The front...

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This hotel generally is ok. But it is not only over priced but the internet service was non existent. I was far away from home but couldn't communicate with family or achieve any work related tasks. it was horrible. the access key never worked so i had to go down to the reception every time i left my room(to complain...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a relatively new residential area of Accra, with the advantage of being fairly close to the airport and offering airport pickups. Premises are ok but not well maintained in detail. Food very average. Staff generally friendly but not always able to solve simple issues. Not an impossible venue, but not good value for money by international...

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KL
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Not so royal and certainly not worth the price. After a full day of travelling, I arrived at this hotel around 10pm ready to get some rest I am paying USD 250+ a night including taxes so one would expect a minimum level of service and facility to match the price.  Issue no 1: they couldn't find my booking (...

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Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

courteous staff....wonderful restaurant. stayed at the hotel for five nights days back. the Internet was intermediate initially but the IT guys helped resolved it by installing a booster near my room. the Friday live band was impressive and the customer service is great

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London
Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for four days on business. The reception was great and airport pick up really smooth. Staff were amazingly helpful and cooperative. I lobe their food and could afford three meals per day. Rooms are spacious and generally I was happy. However disappointing was the extremely poor internet connection. I could barely download documents. In addition, the swimming...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Visited 6 years ago when almost new. Now a shabby excuse for a hotel. Needs serious makeover. Room ok. Room safe broken. Mold and black mildew in shower. Shower drain backs up over your feet while showering. Buffet breakfast adequate choice. Hot food cold. Had to ask for stuff that should be automatically on display-butter, juice. Nice pool but dirty....

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Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

A good welcome by the staff. I had my 6 yr old son with me. The rooms we as clean as clean. Everything was at the right place. The staff (from the cleaner to the managers) were very friendly. I had some goat soup for dinner and it was delicious. The price, $180 for a night was worth it.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO THE ROYAL RICHESTER! A delightful experience, The Royal Richester provides a combination of American-style town homes, serviced apartments and suites in East Legon, Accra. Royal Richester offers accommodation, amenities and services of an exceptional standard. Our luxury rental homes, apartments and suites provide a comfortable home for our guests. A variety of lifestyle services and business facilities will ensure a memorable hospitality experience at Royal Richester. With great attention to detail, Royal Richester brings together public and private areas seamlessly, to provide a unique combination of permanent residence, temporary accommodation and integrated services and amenities. WE ARE SIMPLY "UNFORGETTABLE." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Richester Hotel

Address: 5 Richester Lane, East Legon. opposite the East Legon police station, Accra 00233, Ghana
Location: Ghana > Greater Accra > Accra
Price Range: $178 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Royal Richester Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask for rooms with window(s).”
 of 5 bubbles AddisTBerhanu, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms seem to better, there is however no elevator...”
 of 5 bubbles SkyKingRSA, Apr 13, 2015 | Read review
“The suite was comfy and nice.”
 of 5 bubbles S_Tamakloe, Feb 27, 2014 | Read review
“Pool view excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 969barbaraa, Jan 9, 2014 | Read review
“Best view is with rooms on the swimming pool side of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles allynl_12, Apr 14, 2013 | Read review
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