Travel on Any Budget
What are the costs?
Costs can vary a lot in Ghana, so here are some basic guidelines:
Luxury travel in Ghana is certainly available, although these accommodations are mostly limited to large cities and a few established luxury resorts, usually on the coast.
When this class of accommodation is available, it is an expensive option. But this cost certainly has its advantages in terms of service and comforts offered. Pristine rooms and grounds, excellent service and food, spas and gyms - all these await you at some of our luxury class hotels.
In larger cities and some other locations, this type of resort accommodation can be in the range of $300 - $550 US per night. When outside of urban areas, we can arrange the best available accommodations, which typically are around $180 per night, depending on the location. There are exclusive accommodations that can go for as much as $3,000 per night.
This class of accommodation cannot be found everywhere in Ghana, but more hotels of this class are being developed every day. These will generally provide good service and food and offer Internet service as well.
In larger cities and some other locations, this type of resort accommodation can be in the range of $180-$300 US per night. When outside of urban areas, we can arrange the best available accommodations, which can be as much as $120 per night.
This is a commonly encountered class of hotel that can be found in all places except small towns and villages. Rooms in this class will usually have air conditioning and a refrigerator in the room - but not always. The furnishings will be noticeably less comfortable and back-up water or electric may not always be available at such hotels. Usually in the range of $100 - $60 US.
Examine this page that talks about budget travel options in Ghana.
Here is a good summary:
|Cities and Urban areas||Medium towns and villages||Villages and small towns|
|Kakum National Park walkway
Cape Coast & Elmina castles
|Less visited parks & forts||Socializing with locals|
|Mole National Park||Kente weaving village||Local markets|
|Deep sea fishing or Paragliding||Monkey sanctuary||Walking along the beach|
|Western-class Beach resort
or International hotel
|Mid-range hotel (compares to a
budget Western-class hotel)
|Budget hotel, Village guesthouse
or Home stay
|Continental meals, Imported food||Local sit-down restaurants||Local take-away or chop bar|
|Private transportation||Mixed public and private||Public transportation|
These are all variables that you fully control on an Easy Track tour, so let us know how you wish to travel.