Strategically set atop a hill overlooking the picturesque expanse of the second largest man-made lake in the world, in the proximity of the Akosombo hydroelectric dam, which is built in it. This lake district is a leading staycation hub in Ghana, with lush greenery and a hilly terrain and beautiful landscape for great sightseeing.
From Accra, go east on using the Tema-Michel Camp road, and Dodowa road from Kotoka International Airport in Accra, which is about a 90-minute drive away.
Altogether there are a total of 37 rooms with all standard, suites and villas completely equipped with spacious beds, air-conditioning and private bathrooms with shower. The executive suites give an awesome view of the lake from the balcony whiles the standard, private, and twin rooms are designed for ultimate relaxation.
Property Features and Services
Outdoor swimming pool, Lawn tennis court, Practice golf park, Business center, Babysitting and laundry services, Watersports including a boat cruise and jet-skiing, kayaking, sailing and pontoon rides. The ‘Dodi Princess’, a party boat on runs a schedule on the lake to an island where traditional music and dance troupes welcome guests. There’s a passenger and ticketing lounge, an event center overlooking the Volta Lake, and the famous Adowa Night Club which often draws a crowd from the capital, offers “all you can drink” with non-stop music.
Phone and Wi-Fi internet access, LED TV with cable channels, International multi-plugs, mini-bar, coffee/tea making facilities, hair dryer and toiletries and room service.
Time to eat & drink
The pool bar presents relaxing and soothing cocktails. A kitchen that serves an indoor restaurant, which tends to extend to the balcony overlooking the dam, serves up local and continental dishes including their signature grilled tilapia with banku.
There are 3 well-equipped conference halls which accommodates 150, 80, and 50 delegates respectively, available, along with ample garden and grounds to host assorted events.
The balcony seems to be everyone’s favourite spot here. Having a snack or meal, and looking out into the horizon, observing nature roll along with time is always a memorable experience. There’s a certain calm that comes with the natural environment. And that they offer the Dodi Princess cruise makes Volta Hotel the place to be!
GHC 500 – 1200/night