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The Sleepy Hippo Hotel

38 Duade Street


Welcome to Sleepy Hippo backpackers Hotel,

It is an Aussie/Ghanian run newly renovated back packers in Kokomlemle, conveniently located only 15 mins to airport, 10 min to Osu, close to industrial area for any bus service ghana wide, in central Accra, very relaxing, secure compound, and suburb. 24 hour security.
Where one can relax and enjoy cold drinks and great food.Fully refurbished rooms all en suites, hot water, air condition and TV.

With very welcoming and polite staff to make you feel at home straight away


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included



Traveler Reviews


Rating: 3 Reviewed on April 01, 2021

was on business trip to kumasi via a connecting flight from Accra very budget hotel, friendly staffs, nice menu very siren environment and their mini library was on point Airport Arrangement Service...

“A home away from home ”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 18, 2019

I've stayed at the Sleepy Hippo around 4 or 5 times this year. Travelling with work this was an affordable option, although I did not expect the wonderful hospitality and friendliness from owners...

“Touring across Ghana”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on May 16, 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...


If in possession of a smart phone, go to www.sleepyhippohotel.com or our page on Face book which both have Google Maps.

From Kokota Airport ask a taxi to take you to Joy FM Headquarters in Kokomlemle. We are located on the parallel street behind Multi Tv Offices.


We currently do not have cancellation policies as our preferred payment method is cash. This will change in the near future.

We strongly recommend confirmation of booking in writing so that we can ensure that a bed will be available for our clients. An alternative method is send a text message to +233261113740