This two bedroom apartment is spacious, comfortable and modern. and just 15 minutes drive into central Accra by private car or convenient taxi and bus services which stop outside the house. . Each bedroom has its own en-suite bathroom and one bedroom has its own small private terrace where you can sit at night listening to the night calls of the animals. There is an indoor courtyard garden visible from most of the flat containing coconut and Papaye Trees. There are three terraces at the house, where you can sit for al-fresco wining and dining, relaxing or reading while admiring the breathtaking views over Accra below you. On a clear day you can even see the sea.
The apartment is very safe within a walled compound and a security man is on site. Good security at the apartment means it is is completely burglar proof. We can provide a maid and laundry service upon request for a small fee . We also offer a local tour guide who can take you on tailor made tours of the local area.
. There is a mountaintop infinity swmming pool at the hotel less than minutes walk from the flat at Hilburi Hotel where you can negotiate daily/weekly rates for using the pool. There is an excellent mountain biking/hiking company located at the entrance to Aburi Botanical Gardens where you can hire bikes/equipment and be taking on guided tours of the area and beyond (Ghanabike). The walks and vistas are amazing and you will learn a lot about the local community. Achimota Golf and Tema Golf courses are just a short drive away. There are many excellent restaurants and bars both withing walking distance and others easily reached by a short taxi ride.
It is possible to rent our car ( 4x4) for the duration of the stay.
THERE IS ALSO ANOTHER FLAT WHICH CAN BE RENTED LONG TERM AT A MUCH REDUCED COST. ( FROM 3 MONTHS TO ONE YEAR PLUS)
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Labadi Beach Accra|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Kotaka International Airport 50 km, Nearest railway: N/A|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||TV, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
There are a number or options for beds. If you need more doubles/singles we can offer these to you as we have spare beds. We can provide bed covers but no towels. There is crockery/cutlery /gas cooker/kettle. It can be arranged for the gardener's wife to wash, dry and iron your clothes. This can be done for a small fee which can be negotiated with them directly. Also they can clean the apartment. There is an abundance of fresh fruit in the garden, especially Papayes.
|Further details outdoors|
The garden around the property is very large and full of tropical plants and fruit trees. We have papaye. advocado, banana, plantain, pineapple, tangerine, lemon, lime and orange and a recently planted guava. The garden of the apartment has been fenced off to provide a secluded garden for use by guests only.
Aburi is apporx 1200 feet about sea level and has a cooler fresher climate than the rest of Ghana and Accra. Due to this there are hardly any mosquitos. The famous Botanical Gardens were planted during the colonial period and has plants from all over the world. There is the famous woodcarving market, where you can watch artisans at work and buy beautiful carvings much more cheaply than in Accra. There are numerous waterfalls to hike to in the local area. The beaches of Accra are within 45 minutes drive.
The famous Odwira Festival takes p lace in Aburi in early October . It is awash with color , pageantry and music. A must see. Also Ghanabike runs hikes and mountain bike tours across the mountains surrounding Aburi. You can hire cycles and equipment. There is a fantastic Golf course in Koforidua about 40 minutes drive across the mountains and also another in Accra and a third in Tema. All within 40 minutes drive.