Accommodation in Busua
There are around twenty guest houses, hotels, resorts, lodges and apartments in Asa Baako’s home town. These accommodations will easily fill up fast, so if you want to be sure to stay right where the action is come March, you need to book now.
African Rainbow Resort
Rooms: Singles/doubles/family sizes.
Facilities: Private bathroom, private balconies, ground-floor bar/restaurant, rooftop bar, souvenir shop
+233 (0)20 759 9636
Shirley’s Place/ Bliss Joy
Lovely family run guest house on the edge of town, only a short walk away from the beach.
Rooms: All with private bathroom
+233 (0)27 833 9149
+233 (0)20 737 3579
Facilities: shared toilet and bathroom, ocean views, attached to thriving local bar.
+233 (0)20 327 5299
The family run Dadson’s Lodge is a popular place in town as it is located in the main village square.
+233 (0)50 650 2041
+233 (0)26 347 0998
Guesthouses in Busua
+233 (0)20 710 7853
+233 (0)20 916 9888
+233 (0)26 967 5266
+233 (0)24 368 8392
+233 (0)20 108 2326
Elizabeth’s Guest House
+233 (0)50 212 4659
Some hostels and hotels have transport with which to take their guests to and from Asabaako – please enquire when you make your booking. Hotels and guest lodges within the local region, include:
Rooms:2 x 8 bed dorms, 2 bed tree house, 4 bed tree house (all share bathroom) 2 bed 3 bed 4 bed rooms/ family rooms with en suite bathrooms. All working showers. Bungalow + over spill bungalow
Facilities: Bar and restaurant
Extras: River trips at 7am and 4pm. Bonfire beach parties, live music.
Location: Located roughly 45 minutes drive from Busua.
For more info and directions visit www.ezilebay.com
Rooms: Dbl bungalows (self contained) / bungalow shared bathroom / camping
Reservations: +233 (0) 20 73 73 579 / 00 233 (0) 24 308 73 54
Escape Three Points
Location: Roughly 45 minutes drive from Busua
For more info and directions visit www.escape3points.com
Rooms: Dbl Chalet self contained / Dbl Chalet (shared bathroom) / dorms
Reservations: +233 (0) 267218700 / +233 (0) 268253920 (please text if no signal)
Acccommodation in Butre
Butre is a forty minute walk East of Busua further down the coast. A village of equally breathtaking beauty, Butre is less crowded than Busua and not as common for tourists. For Asa Baako festival, however, it is ideally located so can be expected to fill up over independence weekend.
Accommodation in Dixcove
Dixcove is the neighbouring cove to the West of Busua, roughly a 30 minute drive by road or a very easy 20 minute walk over a hill. There isn't much accommodation, but what there is can be found at
Accommodation in Akwidae
Akwaidae is roughly a 40 minute drive West of Busua, past Dixcove. For a list of accommodation in the area, visit
Accommodation in Takoradi
Takoradi is the nearest city to Busua, where you can find a wide range of additional accommodation. Takoradi (30-40 min taxi ride away)