Agoo Hostel

C 93/5 Keta Close, Nima Residential, Ring Road Central, Accra, Ghana, Distance from city centre: 3.3km

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If you’re coming to Accra, you’re naturally adventurous and open-minded. You’re sociable and looking to immerse yourself in local life. You probably want a free breakfast, sample delicious local food and have a really good shower. You definitely want free wi-fi.

Agoo Hostel is for you – a bright, spacious house set in a garden in central Accra, Ghana and ideal for international travellers to Ghana. For the last 2 years, we have been a perfect base for backpackers, interns and volunteers either individuals or groups looking for a great, informal urban Accra experience. Scottish-Ghanaian management.

The center of our hostel is our large communal table where people eat, meet and share time. Our guests swap their stories and pass on travel tips. They are also likely to sit communally while catching up on emails or work.

We have two dorms: one for 6 and another for 4. We also have 4 rooms with a single bunk bed that sleeps 2 people (3 have AC) and a room with a double bed and AC. There are 3 shared shower rooms. Some rooms have access to large balconies. There is also a washroom on the ground floor.

We offer:

Free Wi-Fi throughout hostel
Complimentary breakfast
Fans in all rooms
AC in 3 of the 2-bed rooms
AC in double-bed room
Bed-linen and towels supplied
Open-plan common room and dining room
Full guest kitchen
Daily housekeeping
Laundry service (USD10 a load)
24-hour security
Large hangout balcony and garden
Small guest bar selling sodas and beer

Our staff will be happy to prepare delicious local Ghanaian dishes for you upon request for a charge. Just ask them ahead of time, so they can shop and prepare the meals for you.
We can also offer introductory tours of Accra and its markets on foot and by trotro - again for a reasonable charge.

Please note:
Payment upon arrival by cash only
Check out before 12.00
Check in flexible if bed is ready
Breakfast included
17.5% VAT included in prices

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Free Breakfast
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

1. Check in for new arrivals is from 3:00pm. We're flexible about check-in, because we know public transport timetables can sometimes mean guests arrive early. So let us know if you think you'll be early and if your bed is ready for you, you can check in. But if it's not ready, you're welcome to come in and freshen up until the bed is ready.
2. Check out is at 12 noon. Departing guests must remove all their belongings from their room, and check out, by 12pm. At this time, all possessions must be removed from the dorm/room. Late check out is also available for a small charge.If you need to store your luggage on the day of your departure please arrange it with reception.
3. We require to see some form of valid photo ID when you check in - preferably a passport, I.D. card or driving license.
4. At check-in guests will receive a room key for access to their room, as well as a front door key for access to the main building after 11pm. If you lose either of your keys, we charge you for a replacement.
5. We will do our best to put friends together in the same room, but we cannot promise it. Book a private room if you want to guarantee you'll be together.
5. Only guests of the hostel may enter dorms or bedrooms.
6. Guests will be expected to reimburse Agoo Hostel for any damage caused by inappropriate behaviour during their stay.
7. Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside either of the Agoo Hostel buildings or on the bedroom balconies, but guests may smoke outside or on the back balcony.
8. Drug use is illegal in Ghana. Any guest found using drugs within the premises will be asked to leave the premises immediately and will not be offered a refund.
9. Alcohol consumption is only allowed for guests over the age of 18
10. All invoicing by Agoo Hostel is done in Ghana cedis, but we accept payment in Ghana cedis and US dollars.
11. We convert USD prices to GHS at the mid-price average rate published on on the date of invoice and payment.
12. You may also pay in Euros and Sterling, but we will convert the USD price into GHS as above, then convert GHS into Euros or Sterling as appropriate at 3% over the mid-price average rate published on on the date of payment.

Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
24hr security
Not wheelchair accessible
Sheets and towels provided
All rooms include fans, mosquito netting
The 2-bed rooms have AC.
Centrally located, easy access to routes in, out and around Accra.
Walk-able to markets - short distance to shops, restaurants and pubs.
Breakfast included - dinner available at a charge.
Free wifi
Taxes included

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Coming from Danquah Circle heading towards Nkrumah Circle, take the right at the Nima Police Station, second left and first right. We are the large peach-coloured house on the left with the white metal gate. Please report to the office on the ground floor of the house.

Address: C 93/5 Keta Close, Nima Residential, Ring Road Central, Accra

We offer airport pick-up at a charge of GHS 25
For those unfamiliar with the city, we can help you access taxis and tro-tro travel

Located Near

Agoo Hostel is centrally located with easy access to all over Accra - 6km from Kotoka Airport, 6 km to Independence Square, Accra Sports Stadium, the Arts Centre and Makola Market and 3 km to Danquah Circle and the shops, restaurants and bars of Oxford Street.

The immediate neighborhood is friendly and welcoming. In the evening guests sit on the roof top balcony and watch the sun set over Accra.

Address: C 93/5 Keta Close, Nima Residential, Ring Road Central, Accra

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