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: The Most Remote and Authentic Lodge

Welcome to Cocoa Village, where our team is dedicated to providing the best Lake Bosomtwe hospitality.

Cocoa Village team

If you are traveling to Ghana, make sure not to miss Cocoa Village Guesthouse for a unique Lake Bosomtwe adventure. Situated within one of the six most spectacular recent meteorite impact craters in the world and the only natural lake in Ghana, Cocoa Village offers an unforgettable experience.

Located at the very center of the Lake Bosomtwe meteorite crater lake and surrounded by neighboring ancient Ashanti villages, Cocoa Village provides a truly unique African adventure that should be a highlight of your visit to Ghana.

Lake bosomtwe from the air

Staying in traditionally built Atta Kwame houses offers a unique experience for nature lovers at Cocoa Village Guesthouse. Our bungalows can accommodate individuals, couples, families of four, or larger groups in our family Atta Kwame house. While Cocoa Village Guesthouse is simple, it offers a unique, relaxing experience by Lake Bosomtwe. In the mornings, you can observe fishermen from nearby villages at work, enjoy delicious meals at our lakeside restaurant, and immerse yourself in the magic of the lake’s colors, the sounds of exotic birds, friendly geckos, and scenes from everyday village life.

At Cocoa Village Guesthouse, you will find a terrace and bar in the heart of a tropical garden. Our facilities include a shared lounge, Wi-Fi, and assistance with organizing local tours. You can indulge in various activities on-site or in the surroundings, including swimming, horse riding, stand-up paddling, boat rides, hiking to the top of the crater and around the lake, fishing, and bird watching.

Amenities

Providing Hospitality the Correct Way

Beach

Bar

Restaurant

Stand Up paddle

Taxi / airport pickup

Hiking tours

Boat tour

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.

Gallery

Peek into our world and find your own connection to the mystical spirits of meteorite Lake Bosomtwe

Atta kwame bungalow at lake bosomtwe
Atta kwame bungalow at Cocoa Village
The inspiring cocoa village team
Top of the lake bosomtwe crater
Morning trip on top of the Lake Bosomtwe crater
Atta kwame family house Cocoa Village lake bosomtwe
Family house at Cocoa Village – Lake Bosomtwe
Homemade pasta dinner
SUP trip on lake bosomtwe
SUP trip on Lake Bosomtwe
Cocoa Village garden lake bosomtwe
Cocoa Village garden Lake Bosomtwe
Brekfast at lake bosomtwe
Breakfast at Cocoa Village
Lake bosomtwe from the air
Lake Bosomtwe
Relaxed evening happening in the bar
Family suite
Lake bosomtwe from the air
Spectacular metorite crater Lake Bosomtwe
Atta kwame bungalow Cocoa Village lake bosomtwe
Atta kwame bungalow at Cocoa Village – Lake Bosomtwe
Fisherman selling on lake bosomtwe
Fisherman selling daily catch on Lake Bosomtwe
Cocoa Village deck bar
Hiking around the lake with return boat trip
Hiking around the lake with return boat trip

Lake Bosomtwe accommodation packages

Choice Of Rooms

Family atta kwame house

85 EUR / per night (max 5 people)

100 EUR / 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 / per 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. Family suite have AC.

Atta kwame bungalow at lake bosomtwe

Atta kwame bungalow

45 EUR / per 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.

Big bungalow Cocoa Village lake bosomtwe

Big bungalow

50 EUR / per night

Lake side bungalow with two separate rooms with double beds and private bathroom and patio. Can accommodate max 4 people.

Small bungalow Cocoa Village lake bosomtwe

Small bungalow

45 EUR / per night
Lake side bungalow with double bed with private bathroom and patio. Can accommodate max 2 people.

Activites and food

Click on link and check our Food Menu

Cocoa Village special reakfast

Special breakfast

8 EUR / Day per person

Our best breakfast option with seasonal ingredients from local suppliers

Dininng at Cocoa Village Guesthouse is always adventure

Dinner course

26 EUR / Person

We served delicius course meals from our menu. Request for menu list.

Activities

Boat to trip from Abono to Cocoa Village Guesthouse

Abono – Cocoa Village arrival/departure boat ride

20 EUR / 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 on Lake Bosomtwe

Stand UP Paddling

5 EUR / per hour

Boat trip on lake

30 EUR / 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.

Boat trips on Lake Bosomtwe

Half trip hike with boat return

140 EUR / group more than 3 person is 50 EUR 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 view from hike on top of the Lake Bosomtwe crater

Morning hiking on the top of the crater

10 EUR / 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.

Mole national park

Mole national park tour

150 EUR / per day (max 4 people)

Mole national park is an outstanding place and shouldn’t be missed. Set your expectations far from the open savannah of bigger African wildlife parks and instead just enjoy the peace and tranquillity you’ll find here in Mole.

Hiking around the Lake Bosomtwe

Hiking around the lake

50 EUR / 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…

Monkeys in Boabeng Fiema

Boabeng Fiema monkey sanctuary trip

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

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.

Ask Your Queries

Ask Your Queries


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.