In this write up, we will talk about Labadi beach, and where it is also located and the employment it has created.
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Where Is Labadi Located?
Labadi, which is also known as La, is a Peri-urban town in La Dade Kotopon Municipal District in the Greater Accra Region in Ghana. The Beach is located along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. However, the distance from Kotoka International Airport to Labadi by road is 7.11 kilometers. Moreover, Labadi is bounded by Osu to the west and Teshie to the east. It is also home to the excellent resorts of Labadi Beach Hotel and La Palm Royal Beach, both with good pools to enjoy.
What Is The Beach Known For?
Labadi Beach which is also known popularly as La Pleasure Beach is one of the busiest beaches on Ghana’s coast. Labadi Beach is also one of the beaches in Accra and it is maintained by the local hotels. The beach is located in a town called La, which is also popularly known as Labadi. Moreover, the beach is bounded by Osu to the west and Teshie to the east.
They charge those not staying in the hotels with an entrance fee. During holidays and weekends, there are often performances of hiplife, reggae, playback, and cultural drumming and dancing. Aside from visiting the beach for fun, people visit the place early morning to work out mostly on weekends.
How Much Does It Cost To Enter Labadi Beach?
Although, the Beach is a public space, before you can get access to the beach, you do have to pay a small entrance fee of about GHc 10.
Is Labadi Beach Hotel Opened?
Labadi Beach Hotel is located on the beachfront from Accra city center. The Beach Hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi access. Facilities include a sauna and fitness room, and massage is available.