Cape CoastGhana

Image for We were having lunch at a restaurant overlooking the ocean in Cape Coast when I looked down and saw this little girl making her way across the rocks. I remember the waves crashing against them not too far away and thinking how slippery they must have been for her to be walking on them while balancing that tray...it's amazing the things that become second nature to people as a result of their circumstances.
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Visit Cape Coast

Experience relaxing Cape Coast: its fishing, UNESCO site, university life, and more!

Venture to sights like Cape Coast Castle as you discover the local area in Cape Coast.

Top Hotels in Cape Coast

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Ridge Royal Hotel
Ridge Royal Hotel
3 out of 5
No. 1 2nd Ridge, Cape Coast
$119
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29

Situated in Cape Coast, this hotel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Cape Coast Castle and within 9 mi (15 km) of University of Cape Coast and Java Museum. Elmina Castle ...

4/5Very Good! (32 reviews)

"Beautiful landscaping. Near tourists sites. Beautiful large pool. Great dining"…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

Ridge Royal Hotel
Balance Sheet Hotel
Balance Sheet Hotel
3.5 out of 5
122 Pedu Estate, Cape Coast, Central
$53
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29

Situated in Cape Coast, this hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from University of Cape Coast and within 9 mi (15 km) of Cape Coast Castle and Java Museum. Fort St. Jago ...

4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)

"I highly recommend Balance Sheet Hotel. The owner and the staff are phenomenal! We arrived late after touring Cape Coast Castle and Kakum National Park. We were warmly greeted by one of the owners, Kweku, and the receptionist, Nathaniel. Our rooms were already available. The staff helped us with ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

Balance Sheet Hotel
Hotel Loreto
Hotel Loreto
3.5 out of 5
Ankaful Road, Cape Coast
Free Cancellation
$15
per night
Feb 14 - Feb 15

Located near the beach, this family-friendly hotel is 6 mi (9.7 km) from Cape Coast Castle and 7.7 mi (12.5 km) from Elmina Castle. Kakum National Park is 16.6 ...

3.6/5Good! (15 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly. And addressed all my concerns"…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019

Hotel Loreto

Popular things to do in Cape Coast

Cape Coast Castle
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Cape Coast Castle

4.5/5(15 reviews)

You can learn about the history of Cape Coast with a trip to Cape Coast Castle. While you're in the area, stroll along the beaches.

Elmina Castle
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Elmina Castle

4.5/5(14 reviews)

You can learn about the history of Komenda with a trip to Elmina Castle. While you're in the area, stroll along the beaches.

Top activities in Cape Coast

The Best Of Cape Coast Tour
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The Best Of Cape Coast Tour

$138

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast Ghana You will be taken on a guided tour of this castle to explore its dungeons that held enslaved Africans up to 3 months prior to transfer across the Atlantic to the new world.

CAPE COAST DAY TOUR FROM ACCRA
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CAPE COAST DAY TOUR FROM ACCRA

$115

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Kakum National Park, Cape Coast Ghana Accredited park guides will take you on a tour of the Kakum National Park.

7 HOURS CAPE COAST TOUR FROM ACCRA
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7 HOURS CAPE COAST TOUR FROM ACCRA

$95

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Cape Coast Castle, Cape Coast Ghana Take a detailed tour of the World's largest slave castle built by the British in 1665. Prior to this the site used to be a lodge belonging to the Swedish.

Cape Coast Castle & Heritage Tours
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Cape Coast Castle & Heritage Tours

$140

Tour the Cape Coast Caste and drive through the old streets of Elmina. The tour also includes a brief stop at the Elmina Castle (without entering). The Guide will recall the history of these towns and the how they were hubs for slave trade, colonialism and the gold trade.

Cook Traditional Ghanaian Dishes
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Cook Traditional Ghanaian Dishes

$70

We will meet you at the hotel, take a walk through city to the market and purchase the ingredients for the chosen dish. Then, head home where the lesson will begin. Tourists will prepare the food, guided by the cook.

Cape Coast Tour
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Cape Coast Tour

$220

This is a day trip to Cape Coast Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage site built by the British in 1665 and serves as a commemorating sad history inflicted on Africa and Ghana in particular.

Reviews of Cape Coast

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AnitraC.

Jan 12, 2019

A must see destination for beach combing