Onomo Hotel

Since opening in 2015, Onomo Hotel has rapidly become a fixture in Lomé. There are over 100 rooms in this busy hotel with locations across the region with increasing name recognition. This means that occasionally guests have complaints about inconsistent service or occasionally a rogue air conditioners in need of repair, but overall Onomo offers up a…

Getting around Lomé…without your own car

Visiting or living in Lomé without access to your own set of wheels can be seriously limiting. Here are some of the options the city has on offer, along with their respective pros and cons. For those traveling luggage-free and solo, a zémidjan (aka zem or moto taxi) is the most direct and often cheapest way to…

Hotel Parc Residence

Kpalimé is a favorite long weekend destination, and the hidden garden Hotel Parc Residence is a favorite retreat for getting away from Lome for a few days. Parc Residence offers a beautiful, quiet setting with a stunning garden surrounding a well-maintained swimming pool 4 kilometers outside of the center of Kpalimé town. The hotel makes…

Afriklub Go Karting

Seeking a change from your standard Lomé leisure activities? Look no further than Afriklub go kart racetrack, located on Boulevard Jean Paul II in Kégué, just next to the stadium. Zip around the tire-lined track in a speedy go kart for a friendly competition with friends. When planning a kids’ outing, note that young children…