Top 10 Weekend Getaway Resorts In West Africa

Top 10 Weekend Getaway Resorts In West Africa

Weekends can be the best time to rejuvenate a boring and monotonous relationship or lifestyle. With the tight schedules in our everyday lives; the perfect way to get refreshed for a Monday morning is a weekend getaway in some of the fascinating resorts in West Africa. West Africa has everything: epic landscapes, iconic wildlife and exotic cruise that would complement a fun filled weekend in any of the following ten resorts listed below for your delight.

Melia Tortuga Beach Resort

Melia Tortuga Beach Resort

Thinking of a place to treat yourself or your loved one to some great spa treatments? Or you want some place where you can indulge in luxury on a weekend? Melia Tortuga Beach Resort is the great resort, situated at the Cape Verde Island, where you can enjoy an amazing weekend. Wonderful sunshine, welcoming people and great beaches, the resort offers everything you can ever imagine for a weekend getaway.

Location: Sal, Cape Verde | Website:

Les Alizes Beach Resort

Les Alizes Beach Resort

If you ever find yourself in Senegal on a boring weekend, pick your things and move to Les Alizes Beach Resort. It is always a relaxing and wonderfully tranquil resort with warm and hospitable staff. The palm tree and the tropical gardens are immaculately maintained and the qualities offered here is amazing. It is superbly situated on top of a hillside that overlooks beaches and cocooned in plantation. This is a place where every weekend makes a lot of fun sense!

Location: Plage de Cap Skirring BP 21, Cap Skirring, Senegal | Website:

Anomabo Beach Resort


Anomabo Beach Resort sits romantically in a sprawling palm trees paradise and white sandy beaches; along with a great accommodation package for you. It is situated just off a village in Cape Coast, Ghana where seabirds are seen nesting seasonally which gave the resort the name ‘Anomabo’. It is a serene place for night strolling and sunbathing. The resort offers exciting activities, unique dining experience and great ambience.

Hotel Casa Del Papa

Hotel Casa Del Papa

Casa Del Papa is squeezed between a lagoon and the ocean, which is an exclusive weekend getaway resort that you can ever find in Ouidah a city on the Atlantic coast of Benin Republic. There are restaurants, bars, gym facilities and other facilities that keep you glued to fun and exciting activities. You cannot escape the electric night life that got the local music blare beautiful into the night.

Location: OuidahPlage, Ouidah, Benin | Website:

La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort



La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort exceeds every expectation of a guest; it is a resort that is full of character and charm. The staffs are warm and very friendly. It is situated along Lekki/Epe Expressway like a beautiful bride and has become one of the favourite resorts in Nigeria. You can swim, hike, hunt and canoe at this resort, and the mini spa services would give you that lust pleasure you desire.

Location: Ikegun, Ibeju-Lekki Local Govt. Area off Lekki/Epe Expressway, Lagos, Nigeria. | Website:

Obudu Mountain Resort

Obudu Mountain Resort

The mesmerizing landscape in Obudu Mountain Resort takes the breath away from every visitor, it is like Disney in Cross River State, where it is located, only that it is too natural and real with wildlife activities, fountains, cuisine, mountain villas, fully equipped gym facilities and other great facilities. A weekend in the ranch would shower you with an intoxicating experience.

Location: Obanliku Local Government Ar, Obudu, Cross River, Nigeria.

Palm Beach

Palm Beach Resort

Get indulge with exotic cocktails on a weekend when you need to stay away from work and concentrate on yourself. African entertainment, a beachfront location and tropical gardens give the Palm Beach resort a unique and fresh atmosphere. It is situated in Gambia, an exclusive and luxurious resort that has miles of unspoilt natural environment. Sample some of the local foods – sea foods, mouthwatering meals and fruits as you forget yourself in the numerous activities designed to make your weekend an exciting one.

Location: Kotu, Serrekunda, Gambia

White Sands Beach Resort

White Sands Beach Resort, Ghana

White Sands Beach Resort is located in the land of the GomoaFetteh – a lively fishing village in Ghana. The resort is carefully preserved with natural beauty. The resort’s facilities speak luxury and fun, and greet you with sensuous aesthetics that are lavishly in abundance and stunningly contained. It is a private haven that would envelop every guest with its weekend activities.

Location: GomoaFetteh, Central Region, Ghana | Website:

Smartline Palma Rima


This is located in Gambia, where enlivening vacation awaits every fun loving person who would want to spend a weekend here. Thrilling activities,exotic dining, amazing pool and unspoiled surroundings, make Smartline Palma Rima an amazing place for a weekend getaway.

Location: 350 Serrekunda, The Gambia | Website:

La Manga Luxury Villas


The landscape of La Manga Beach Resort is fantastic with coconut palm trees surrounding it. It is a luxury paradise, located in Lagos, Nigeria and it’s perfect for a weekend getaway. Its luxurious villas are furnished tastefully, for maximum comfort and luxury.

Location: Ilashe Island, Lagos, Nigeria | Website: