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Sleepy Hippo Backpacker Hotel

Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (10)
38 Duade Street Kokomlemle, Accra Ghana See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Home away from home comfortability! We are just 20 minutes to the airport in a very quiet environment where one can relax and enjoy our great service and facilities. All our rooms have been fully refurbished ...More with en suites, air conditioning, wifi, and TV. Why not try our bar and restaurant? Fresh pizza and cold beer! Relax with a coffee inside or take in some rays on the roof top patio. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 11 - US$ 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ghana > Greater Accra > Accra
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

For my holidays, I decided to visit Ghana: Accra, Cape Cost and Tamale. Thus, I had to do a lot of back and forth and up and down with Accra as my main focal point. Thankfully, the hotel allowed me to make my booking as...More

1  Thank Winnie Z
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We recently flew into Accra on our way to volunteer for a charity in north Ghana. We had many boxes with us so Richard met us at the airport with 2 taxis which was great as otherwise we wouldn't have known which taxi drivers to...More

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff, clean and comfortable accommodation and good food for a reasonable price. What more could you want? :) (Plus the roof terrace and the plunge pool are also pretty awesome, especially in the evening )

Thank mangotree223
Response from Roodog95, Manager at Sleepy Hippo Backpacker HotelResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you so much for the review, we hope t see you back here again some other time.

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in three different rooms in the Sleepy Hippo. All of them were clean with comfortable beds and the dorm rooms are great value for money with a great breakfast included. Richard and Emmanuel were very hospitable and went out of their way to...More

Thank Nana Y
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed here twice recently. I don’t get the great reviews as I thought this place was fine but not great. Quiet location but you need a taxi to get anywhere. Private rooms are a good price compared to Accra hotels but you don’t get much...More

1  Thank Glyn W
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Response from rogerjh2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, for memory the Wifi was good and pretty fast , and worked 24/7.
Room Tips
"If you like dorms, the roof is the place to be. The bigger dorm has more light."
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"I get a room on the top floor, facing the street - power cuts in Ghana are frequent and the generator is at..."
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"The dorms are excellent value; super clean and well-furnished!"
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"dorms are big and have a nice bathroom."
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