Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra, Ghana

Originally built as the Ambassador Hotel and presented as a gift by the United Kingdom to Ghana after gaining independence in 1957, the completely rebuilt 260 bedroom Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel is ideally located downtown in the central business district, close to Government ministries, major financial institutions, Accra International Conference Centre and only 7km from Kotoka International Airport.

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The hotel blends 21st century style and elegance alongside original artwork from contemporary Ghanaian artists with stunning wooden carvings of animals, artefacts and design features.

Home to an amazing collection of over 1,500 pieces of art adds a unique quality to the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra. Many works have been lovingly restored from the days of the old hotel and are displayed in the main lobby and behind the reception area.

Bedrooms are spacious and contemporary in style, designed to deliver a restful stay and a comfortable work environment with a large desk, free high-speed internet, a 42-inch LCD TV, safe and tea and coffee making facilities.

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra also features 33 Executive Club rooms with their exclusive dedicated 24-hour Club Lounge, 15 junior suites and a palatial 320 square meter presidential suite, all overlooking the pool and gardens.

The Club Lounge’s exclusive benefits include express check-in and check-out at the Lounge reception desk; complimentary private use of the board room for three hours per stay and complimentary pressing of two items on arrival. Club floor rooms include DVD players with access to the DVD library.

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The restaurants and bars offer an International flavor with local favorites. ‘Sankofa’, an all-day dining restaurant showcases multi-ethnic cuisine and live cooking stations.

African lounge music and live performances complete the relaxed atmosphere in the hotel bar ‘One2One’, while ‘casual’ is the theme in the namesake pool bar and BBQ, as guests quench their thirst or savor some great grills and snacks.

A flexible 750 square meter ballroom can be sub-divided to requirements, while four meeting rooms are also equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment.

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Mövenpick Hotel Accra offers an escape from the bustle of the city life. The 16 acres of lush landscaped gardens give the hotel a resort-like feel and include the largest swimming pool in Ghana – so large that the staff serves poolside guests on roller blades to ensure the drinks stay perfectly chilled. Leisure facilities also include a jogging trail and a health and fitness center offering cardio and weight training, sauna and massage rooms.

About Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts:

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, an international upscale hotel management company with over 16,000 staff members, is represented in 24 countries with 82 hotels, resorts and Nile cruisers currently in operation. Around 20 properties are planned or under construction, including those in Chiang Mai (Thailand), Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) and Marrakech (Morocco).

Focusing on expanding within its core markets of Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts specialises in business and conference hotels, as well as holiday resorts, all reflecting a sense of place and respect for their local communities. Of Swiss heritage and with headquarters in central Switzerland (Baar), Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is passionate about delivering premium service and culinary enjoyment – all with a personal touch. Committed to supporting sustainable environments, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe-certified hotel company in the world.

The hotel company is owned by Mövenpick Holding (66.7%) and the Kingdom Group (33.3%).