If you are planning a Ghana trip don’t miss unique opportunity to visit one of the six world most spectacular meteorite impact on the planet located in central Ghana
COCOA VILLAGE GUESTHOUSE
Lake Bosomtwe Most remote and authentic lodge
About Cocoa Village
Cocoa Village Team tradition of best Lake Bosomtwe hospitality
If you travelling Ghana do not miss Cocoa Village Guesthouse and take opportunity for a unique Lake Bosomtwe stay adventure one of the world six most spectacular recent meteorite impact craters and only natural lake in Ghana
Located in the very center of the Lake Bosomtwe meteorite crater lake surrounded by neighboring ancient Ashanti villages and the completely unique natural environment of the lake (there are only six similar locations in the world) represents a unique African adventure and an experience that should not be missed when visiting Ghana
Staying in traditional built atta kwame houses are unique experience for nature lovers which can be enjoyed in Cocoa Village Guesthouse. Bungalows can accommodate single couples, four person family’s or bigger groups or families in our family atta kwame house. Cocoa Village Guest house is simple but offer unique chill out experience on the Lake Bosomtwe. In the morning fishermen’s from near village can be observed at their daily work. We are serving delicious meals in our lake side restaurant. Every moment of your stay will be accompaniment with magic colours of the lake and their surroundings, songs of the exotic birds, geckos friends and scene from everyday villager’s life.
At Cocoa Village Guest house you will find terrace and bar located in the middle of tropical garden. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge, Wi-Fi, local tour organizing. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including swiming, horse riding, Stand Up Paddling, boat rides, top of the crater and around the lake hiking, fishing, bird watching.
Providing Hospitality the Correct Way
Stand Up paddle
Taxi / airport pickup
Escape To The Wildest Lake Bosomtwe accommodation
All bungalows and restaurant are uniquely painted and decorated. Atta kwame bungalows and family house are completely built with traditional mud building technique like most of the houses in nearby village where all used materials are completely natural and all the work is hand made. All accommodation facility, bar and restaurant are located just on shore with perfect view on the Lake Bosomtwe.
Also a selection of books in our small library from day to day increases and we are become an expert for organizing parties for smaller group of people with perfect made grilled fish from the lake or local chicken.
Sunset on the lake and following night time is for sure one of the highlight. It’s an unforgettable experience seat near the lake with all those jungle noises comes from the bush, drink a fine wine, perfect ghanian beer, natural fresh juice in a company of close friends and enjoy a genuine local welcome from our Cocoa Village team.
How can you find us?
Cocoa Village guesthouse is located on the shores of Lake Bosomtwe in the village of Anyinatiase close to the Ashanti capital Kumasi city. There is no direct public transport to the village, yet it is quite easy and cheaply accessible from different surrounding towns.
IMPORTANT NOTE if you are using GOOGLE NAVIGATION. Your final destination on Google navigation should be Abono town with passing trough Kuntanase. In other case you will reach wrong side of the lake.
Coming from Accra
Travelling from Accra to Lake Bosumtwe, with VIP buses is the fastest and most comfortable way. Departures of VIP buses for Kumasi are every 20 to 30 minutes. Ticket reservation is not necessary. Before arrival to the Kumasi,agree with bus driver to leave you in Ejisu around 30 km before Kumasi. In Ejisu find a taxi to the Anyinatiase where Cocoa Village Guest house is located
Coming from Kumasi
Town of Kuntanase is located 30 km south east of Kumasi. The town is the best starting point to the Anyinatiase where Cocoa Village Guest house is located. On main Kumasi bus station on Kejetia market take a Tro-Tro to the Kuntanase and from there took the taxi to the Cocoa Village.
Coming from Abono
On the way to the Lake Bosumtwe, Abono town is laying just on the shore of the lake. From the Abono, take right pawed road and you will reach Anyinatiase village where Cocoa Village Guest house is located or call us and we will pick you with boat in Abono.
Peek into our world and find your own connection to the mystical spirits of meteorite Lake Bosomtwe
Lake Bosomtwe accommodation packages
Choice Of Rooms
Family atta kwame house
85 EUR (1100 Ghs) / per night (max 8 people)
Spacious family house have two separate bedrooms with king size beds and big living room with four single beds and private bathroom. Have patio and can accommodate max 8 people. Completely built with traditional mud building technique like most of the houses in nearby village where all used materials are completely natural and all the work is hand made. House have AC.
Family suite 1 and 2
85 EUR (1100 Ghs) / Night
Very comfortable houses for a family holidays vacation with separate bedroom with king size bed and big living room with two comfortable single beds and spacious picturesque bathroom. All rooms are air conditioned, have patio and can accommodate max 4 people. House have AC.
Atta kwame bungalow
45 EUR (550 Ghs) / Night
Lake side double bed bungalow with private bathroom and patio. Completely built with traditional mud building technique like most of the houses in nearby village where all used materials are completely natural and all the work is hand made.
50 EUR (600 Ghs) / Night
Lake side bungalow with two separate rooms with double beds and private bathroom and patio. Can accommodate max 4 people.
45 EUR (550 Ghs) / Night
Lake side bungalow with double and bunk bed with private bathroom and patio. Can accommodate max 4 people.
Activites and food
8 EUR (110 Ghs) / Day per person
Our best breakfast option with seasonal ingredients from local suppliers
26 EUR (310 Ghs) / Person
We served delicius course meals from our menu. Request for menu list.
Abono – Cocoa Village arrival/departure boat ride
20 EUR (240 Ghs) / one way
To avoid last part of the road to us which lead near the lake and driving conditions vary very much during the seson we recommend all our guest to use a boat trip from Abono to Cocoa Village.
Stand UP Paddling
5 EUR (60 Ghs) / per hour
Boat trip on lake
30 EUR (360 Ghs) / per 30 minutes
You can hire a stand up paddling board at Cocoa Village Guesthouse and make a stand up paddle trip to the surrounding villages of Lake Bosumtwi or take a Boat trip with local guide.
Half trip hike with boat return
140 EUR (1670 Ghs) / group more than 3 person is 50 EUR (600 Ghs) per person
If you are not ready long walking or you have smaller kids but still you wish to experience the adventure of Lake Trip we are offering half way hike where we will pass around 10 to 12 km by foot of originally round trip and make a return with the boat.
Morning hiking on the top of the crater
10 EUR (120 Ghs) / per person
Hiking will take you around 1h. From the top of the crater you have a beautiful view on whole lake. On the top you can explore villager’s farm.
Hiking around the lake
50 EUR (600 Ghs) / per person (min. 2 person)
Hike start in the morning from Cocoa Village Guesthouse and take you on the pathway along the lake (all together 36km) trough villages near lake. On the part of the way you will pass through the inland forest…
250 EUR / max 4 people
Boabeng Fiema monkey sanctuary is one of the renowned tourist site located in the Nkoranza North District of Bono East Region. Boabeng Fiema monkey sanctuary is the famous example of traditional conservation of Forest with wide varieties of tree species engulf with birds and other animals, this is the place where two different species of monkeys, regarded as sacred happily live, eat and share their peace of minds with human beings.
Bobiri Butterfly Sanctuary trip
110 EUR / max. 4 people
Bobiri Forest Reserve and Butterfly Sanctuary is an ecotourism centre in Ghana and the only butterfly sanctuary in West Africa. It has about 400 species of butterflies. It is located on the main Accra – Kumasi Highway at the village of Kubease, about 30 kilometres (19 mi) from Kumasi.
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We offer unique Lake Bosomtwe adventure stay inside of meorite crater. Staying in traditional built atta kwame bungalow are pure african experience which can be enjoyed in Cocoa Village Guesthouse. Bungalows can accommodate single couples, four person families and bigger groups in our family atta kwame house. All bungalows have private bathroom and toilet. Camping in tent is also possible.
All our rooms and restaurant have perfect view on lake and direct access to lake coast. Swimming, standup paddling, hikking, bird watching, chillout are a few possible options to do and we can organize many other activities.