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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We spent the long weekend of the 3rd -6th March at Fantas Folly and were referred by a friend. The resort is well maintained, clean and with beautiful beach views. The staff very friendly, always looking for an opportunity to be helpful. A few negatives In making the booking we specifically requested a quiet private room and we're happy to...

Thank Lerato L
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Fanta's Folly is located by a wonderfully serene and clean beach surounded by palm trees. The bungalows are clean, spacious and beautifully decorated. The service here is outstanding and the food is great (more like international and not so much Ghanaian). Breakfast is good, they have nice snacks and super tasty dinner options. I can fully recommend this place, it's...

1Thank haeusch
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Philippe the owner is impolite, the road to this place is dangerous and needs a 4x4 car, the accomodation is not safe, there is no way to get first aid in case of injury, there is no thing except the ocean!!!!

2Thank Fewzi O
Accra, Ghana
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Very nice place, with a nice and quite beach with possibility to enjoy a vlean beach. we had the opportunity to see turtles Paradise for the childrens Very nice aperitif and very good food ! One of the best of the Ghana coast for sure ! I'll go back for sure !

1Thank Jacques M
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Fanta's Folly. The bungalows are all directly on one of the most beautiful beaches in Ghana. They all have their own terrace with sun chairs so you can enjoy the view. There is no AC, but the temperature is perfect with the sea wind coming into the room. The managers as well as the...

1Thank Emilie A
Epinal, France
Reviewed 14 June 2016

My boyfriend offer me a wonderful week at Fanta's folly, it was my first vacation in Africa and I feel so good after this trip. the location is astonishing it's such a nice and peaceful place. I loved walking on the beach watching the landscape. The owner's Fanta and Phillip make you feel at home. Also I enjoyed the food...

1Thank Armena88
Remiremont, France
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We had booked two months ago with a friend to stay a couple of days. After reading the last comments we weren't so decided to maintain. Anyway, we came, we saw... and we liked ! Food, location, bungalows, staff, turtles... it's been a very good experience. We've decided to stay two more nights (thank you M. Philippe for the last...

1Thank 280huggy
Accra, Ghana
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We've heard good comments from friends long time ago so we decided to try this place for easter and had a bad experience. They have invested a lot in making it look nice but it was very dirty, the bungalow was very dusty everywhere even in the most visible places....so you can imagine how the corners and under beds were....

3Thank paorib
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Fanta's Folly will definitely remain one of the few places at the coast where will will keep going back. As an expat family coming from Kenya, we didn't expect much but Fanta has been a real surprise: nice & simple piloti wooden beach bungalows, a beautiful beach, wonderful slow food prepared with French know how, a nice sea turtle project,...

1Thank Magali U
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2016

This is a very nice resort on a beautiful stretch of Butre Beach. I spent 9 nights here with my partner hoping for a relaxing holiday. In the past, I've stayed or eaten at several nearby resorts, including The Hideout, Green Turtle, Ezile Bay, Safari Beach Lodge, Busua Inn, Busua Beach Resort, Axim Beach Resort, Coconut Grove, etc. Fanta's Folly...

Thank Jesse O

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Address: Busua, Ghana
Region: Ghana > Western Region > Busua
Number of rooms: 17
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“try the "piloti" bungalows with a wonderful view (unless you can't stand the waves sound)”
280huggy, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“the room at the far right side of the restaurant rooms 7 and 8 are stunning”
170joanw, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The stilt room at the very end is newly built and very tasteful, with a beautiful view of the beach.”
lyrab398, 24 Jun 2013 | Read review
“each room is facing the sea. The ventilation is coming from the wind and this compensate the lack of climatisation.”
katmandou06, 14 Apr 2013 | Read review
“some rooms are better than others, i think they have built more so check”
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  • room overlooking beach, nice sound!
JoannaVMT, 2 Jan 2013 | Read review
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