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Kigali, Rwanda
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel during three weeks. Strategically located in central Accra with easy access and walking distance to the very busy Nkrumah Circle, Vienna City, Paloma Hotel, etc. Just ask the Asylum Down roundabout, you are there. It is a budget hotel with 24 hours electricity, A/C, water, and unstable wifi. As in Ghana, please ask for even... More 

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Den Helder, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my dad and we love this hotel. Its cheap, pretty well-maintained (considering what you pay for it) and the staff is friendly and very helpfull. When I wanted some food that was not on the menu, the lady of the restaurant went out and bought it for me. Now, that's good service. It definitely can be noisy,... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

There were light issues, which was to be expected, which resulted in me having to have a shower in the dark. However, they tried to resolve this issue by attempting to use their generator. The key word was ATTEMPT. This generator was exceptionally loud, and failed to work. The walls are extremely thin and so people holding loud conversations outside... More 

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ilorin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

The hotel does not have good supply of water but whenever you requested for water they bring to you and the hotel is a distance to the city center and it takes long to get cab to wherever you are going.The food is okay and the staff are wonderful

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

As a previous reviewer noted, be careful as there are two Ampax Hotels in Accra. The one in Asylum Down (reviewed here) can be found at: http://www.ampaxhotelaccra.com/location.php, while the Pokhuase location has a separate website here: http://ampaxhotelgh.com/index.html For the value - GHc40 for a single with ceiling fan - Amapax Hotel is a great value budget accommodation. Compared to the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

I stayed 2 nights and was very happy with the service and room, but I did have the unique experience of being kept awake until 4 .a.m. by an all night church service next to my room! This may have been a one-off, but it was terrible...absolutely deafening. The restaurant is poor and often closed, so you'll need to eat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

Staying @ Ampax was a real money saver, 70 cedis for air conditioned room I enjoyed my stay there. There were no mosquitos. The staff is very excellent and always helpful. The reception nid a little bit of an upgrade

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Washington D.C.
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

I stayed here for 5 nights. At 70 Cedi (about 40 bucks US) count your lucky blessings that you're staying here because I'm almost sure that you won't find anything this decent for less than 100 Cedi. The rooms range from 40-70 Cedi, with 70 yielding you a large room with fridge, little desk and en suite bath. I found... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

At 70 cedi for a large room with your own bathroom and shower, the Ampax must be one of the best places to stay in Central Accra if you're on a budget. There were also smaller rooms available at 60 cedi. Our room was large, as was the bed. There was airconditioning, but it was stuck on 24° and the... More 

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  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning

Additional Information about Ampax Hotel

Address: Okukuseku Close | Asylum Down, Accra, Ghana
Location: Ghana > Greater Accra > Accra
Price Range: $76 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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