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Accra Metropolitan, also known as Accra Metropolis, is one of the 29 metropolitan, municipal, and district areas that collectively make up the Greater Accra Region. Accra Metropolitan is also referred to as Accra Metropolis. The area known as Accra Metropolitan is also referred to as Accra Metropolis. Its western boundary is shared with the Ga West Municipal Assemblies, the Ga Central Municipal Assemblies, and the Ga South Municipal Assemblies; its eastern boundary is shared with the La-Dae Kotokpon; its southern boundary is shared with the Ga South Municipal Assemblies; and its northern boundary is shared with the Ga West Municipal Assemblies.

Interesting Facts

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Accra Metropolis is the site of the illustrious Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park and Mausoleum, which is the final resting place of Ghana's first president, Kwame Nkrumah, and his first lady, Fathia Nkrumah. Both of these historical figures are interred in the mausoleum. The mausoleum is home to the graves of both of these important historical figures.

The well-known Azonto dance was first performed in the neighbourhood of Jamestown in Ghana's greater Accra Metropolis. Jamestown is a part of the Accra Metropolis.

It is widely acknowledged that the Achimota School is one of the oldest and most prestigious educational institutions located within the Accra Metropolitan area. It is the very first boarding school in the country to welcome students of both sexes, and it can be found in a more rural part of the country. This illustrious institution is responsible for the education of a large number of notable people, including Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and the actor John Dumelo, amongst others.

Leisure and Shopping

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Your shopping requirements can be met at either the Farmer's market or the Achimota Mall.

The Farmer's Market is the place to shop if you want to buy fresh farm produce such as fruits, vegetables, and fresh meat. They carry a diverse selection of fruits such as blackberries, pomegranates, and strawberries, as well as a selection of fresh meats such as guinea fowl, pork, and rabbit. They have retail outlets in the Labone and East Legon areas of the city.

The Achimota Retail Centre is a shopping centre that provides for a variety of day-to-day necessities, ranging from clothing and bedding to electronics and a great deal more. The shopping experience is simplified by the existence of stores such as Shoprite, Mr. Price, Nallem clothing, Ash foam, and Body Basics, amongst others.

The well-known Jamestown beach fresh fish market is the place to go to find a wide variety of fresh fish and seafood, such as crabs, at reasonable prices. At the market, one can also find women who, for a small fee, will help clean the fish that they have purchased.

Popular Estates

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The Paradise estate in East Legon Hills has a CCTV system installed to ensure maximum comfort and safety for its residents 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It is a gated community with three and four-bedroom floor plans, as well as a swimming pool, a gymnasium, a salon, a spa, a multipurpose clubhouse, and a restaurant that can be used for a variety of purposes, among other facilities and amenities.

The Regimanuel estate in East Airport is a gated community with luxury apartments as well as single- and two-story houses with three to four bedrooms. Real estate in the area is of extremely high quality and demand due to its proximity to the Kotoka International Airport. In addition, there are shopping, educational, and recreational facilities on the estate.

If you are looking for a comfortable place to stay, estates such as Manet Court and Trassaco Valley are excellent choices.

Day Life

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Accra Metropolitan's popular fun spots include Bojo Beach, Silverbird Cinemas, The National Museum of Ghana, and Sankofa Restaurant.

Bojo beach is many people's first choice when it comes to beaches for a variety of reasons. Aside from being one of the most beautiful and clean beaches in the country, it is also less crowded than other beaches in its vicinity. The beach is distinguished by its location between a saltwater sea and a freshwater stream. The beach is fee-based and can only be reached by boat across the Densu River. Visitors who wish to stay until can do so at the nearby Bojo beach resort. So, if you need to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city during the week or on the weekend, head to Bojo Beach.

Another way to unwind is to watch a good movie, and Silverbird Cinemas in Accra Mall is one place to do so. You can enjoy the 4DX experience, which allows you to feel as if you are a character in the film. You can easily check their website ahead of time for showtimes or call their contact for more information. When you buy a ticket, you get popcorn and a drink.

The National Museum of Ghana is a great place to go if you want to go back in time. The museum houses an archaeological, ethnographic, and fine art collection. The exhibit includes indigenous Ghanaian musical instruments, furniture, pottery, beads, traditional textiles, and ceremonial masks from several African countries.

Sankofa Restaurant is a fine dining establishment that serves both local and international cuisine. It is famous for its Sunday brunch and a live band that entertains guests with good music.

Achimota Retail Centre is a pleasant place to unwind. It is home to several restaurants and fast food establishments such as The Chop Bar, Chicken Inn/Pizza Inn, and gaming establishments such as ARA and Vulkano Games.

Night Life

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Accra Metropolis has a vibrant nightlife, with numerous clubs, bars, and lounges offering drinks and great music to keep you entertained all night.

Ace Tantra Night Club is the place to be if you want an unforgettable nightlife experience. It is proud to have hosted music stars such as Stonebwoy, Davido, and others, establishing itself as the club for urban youth. The club is open seven days a week and serves a wide range of beverages, including soft drinks, wines, cocktails, whiskey, vodka, and customised drinks.

Luna Rooftop Bar, located at Marina Mall in Airport City, is a great place to have a good time while networking and connecting with friends. It provides an excellent view of the Kotoka International Airport and the Airport City buildings. Although the bar is open seven days a week, there are special events on certain nights. Deep in the City on Thursday nights is a popular choice, Afro Mix on Friday nights, and Weekend Fun on Saturdays.

A date night at Sky Bar 25 restaurant is recommended. The lovely atmosphere, blue lighting, and panoramic view from the top ensure a lively atmosphere all night.

Schools

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Accra Metropolis has a number of schools that use effective teaching methods and provide adequate facilities to aid a child's learning and development. Among them are Ghana International School, Little Miracles International School, and Alsyd Academy.

Ghana International School is a private non-profit co-educational school in Cantonments. It provides a curriculum based on the English National Curriculum and Cambridge International Examinations, as well as IGCSE and GCE Advanced levels, with English as the medium of instruction. The school has four sections that serve students ages 3 to 18: infant school, junior school, lower secondary, and upper secondary. Students learn in fully air-conditioned classrooms and have access to a well-stocked multipurpose library, a music room, an information technology room, six science laboratories, and sporting facilities, among other amenities.

Little Miracles International School is an East Legon private school that accepts students from creche to Junior High School 3. Their curriculum is based on Ghana Education Service and American standards.

Alsyd Academy is yet another Accra metropolis school dedicated to providing quality education to students in Kindergarten 1 through Junior High School 3. The school has a modern laboratory, a well-equipped ICT room, a library with constant internet access, a sports field and a basketball court, as well as a pre-tech workshop.

Real Estate

Do you want to know how much it would cost to live in Accra Metropolitan? Here are the average property prices in Accra Metropolitan, Accra.

Some available property in Accra Metropolitan

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Commercial Office Space, Adabraka, Accra Metropolitan, Accra, Office Space for Rent

Office space for rent

 Adabraka, Accra Metropolitan, Accra
GH₵12,000 per month
 21
6 Bedroom House, Spintex, Accra Metropolitan, Accra, House for Rent

6 bedroom house for rent

 Spintex, Accra Metropolitan, Accra
GH₵16,160 per month
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3 Bedroom Fully Furnished Apartment, Spintex, Accra Metropolitan, Accra, Apartment for Rent

3 bedroom apartment for rent

 Spintex, Accra Metropolitan, Accra
GH₵14,140 per month
 5
Roofed 4 Units of Chamber and Hall on Big Plot at Manhean Ablekuma Acc, Manhean Ablekuma, Accra Metropolitan, Accra, Single Room Self Contained for Sale

Single room self contained for sale

 Manhean Ablekuma, Accra Metropolitan, Accra
GH₵120,000
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3bedroooms Old House Property in Kaneshie Awudome Estate -ac, Kaneshie Awudome Estate -accra, Accra Metropolitan, Accra, House for Sale

3 bedroom house for sale

 Kaneshie Awudome Estate -accra, Accra Metropolitan, Accra
$250,000
approx. GH₵2,684,324