There are just so many places and venues in Accra where you can listen to, dance to or just let the rythem of the night take you to a place that is so chill. This is just 5 of them with my person number 1 choice being afrikiko.
One of the biggest and busiest clubs in Accra, featuring a restaurant and cocktail bar, as well as a casino, the best beats are guaranteed to be spilling out of the massive sound systems. A popular spot among locals for food, drinks, DJs and dancing.
Vienna City, Kwame Nkrumah Ave, Accra, Ghana, +233 30 225 8551
A raucous place filled with music, food and beach vibes, and the added bonus of dance contests included. Labadi Beach has always been the beach spot to be at on a Thursday night, with its outdoor club atmosphere and mega sound system. This place pumps out the biggest hits from musicians such as M.anifest, Sarkodie, and Shatta Wale.
Labadi Beach, Accra, Ghana
A laid-back outdoor complex known for its collection of restaurants and Wednesday-night kizomba sessions. Located opposite the French embassy, it has a live band that will make you feel as though you were transported to Accra in the 1970s.
Afrikiko, Liberation Road, Accra, Ghana, +233 302 229 997, +233 54 255 4286
Owned and run by the godfather of Ghanaian hiplife, Reggie Rockstone, this sleek spot has a circular bar and outdoor cabana areas, offers delicious drinks and, of course, a fantastic music selection that will keep you grooving all night.
Rockstone’s Office, Osu Ave Ext, behind Japanese Embassy, Accra, Ghana, +233 54 945 0543
Kona Cafe & Grill
Sip on palm wine from a calabash and snack on grilled treats in this relaxing spot on Oxford Street, complete with an airy roof terrace. Listen to the latest hits, watch live sets, or catch one of the new music launches that occasionally take place here.
Kona Cafe & Grill, Oxford Street, Accra, Ghana, +233 26 446 4712