Hotel le Berceau

Hotel le Berceau is an unexpected presence, looming on the roadside in the town of Notsé, about 100 kilometers outside of Lome on the N1. While the surrounding area doesn’t have any top billing tourist draws, le Berceau itself is such an unusual hotel to find outside of Lome, it can be worth stopping over on…

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…

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…

Hotel la Douceur

My second evening in Kara saw me with an appetite to explore what the town has to offer. Hôtel la Douceur came highly recommended so I decided to take a walk from my hotel which surprisingly does not seem to have a functional restaurant. Google maps, contrary to what I have become accustomed to in…

l’Hôtel St. Manick

This hotel is on a side street in the Nukafu neighborhood, just behind the UNHCR office. The l’Hôtel St. Manick website presents photos and video which overstate the grandeur of this mediocre establishment. The decor of the rooms at St. Manick’s flagship location is drab and tired, with blankets and curtains having seen better days….