Living In Dzorwulu – Accra, Ghana
Dzorwulu has made our list of one of the most beautiful residential areas with colourful real estate landscapes and spectacular architecture in Accra. The name ‘Dzorwulu’ comes from the nature of the land in the area. In the Ga language, it means “Deep Valley“. It is not a nova in recent times but a true gem of beautifully planned residential living. When it comes to the looks department, Dzorwulu is no slouch. New buildings seemingly appear overnight, large and small businesses around every corner.
Dzorwulu grows at a head-spinning rate. The neighbourhood becomes more attractive, and liveable with each passing day. Dzorwulu is a district of Accra in the Greater Accra Region. It is also the capital of the Ayawaso West Municipal District which is located at about 5km, approximately 11 minutes drive from the Kotoka International Airport, via N1 Airport Road and Airport Bypass Road. Also, the driving distance and time from Dzorwulu junction to Tetteh Quarshie – Accra Mall is about 3km, 5-8minutes. The sheer convenience this residential area offers makes it a top choice.
The neighbourhood runs right between; To the South; Airport Residential Area and Roman Ridge, The North; North Legon, Achimota, Haatso and its environs, The East; Spintex, Tetteh Quarshie Roundabout and all the way to the main Tema Motorway, and to the West; Abelemkpe,Tesano
Dzorwulu has become one of Accra’s prestigious areas and popular travel destinations. One of the best residential areas for families, young professionals, and retirees alike.
The Area offers a plethora of cultural venues, bars, restaurants, pharmacies, beauty parlours, shops, anything you desire is within reach. A running or jogging path developed for its residents to enjoy, especially the fitness buffs.
What makes Dzorwulu prime and very attractive include a host of lifestyle experiences that will keep you alive.
3 Popular Hotels in Dzorwulu
Fiesta Royale, Earl Heights Suite, African Regent Hotel.
Fiesta Royale Hotel – One of Accra’s finest hotels. Fiesta Royale Hotel raises the bar for business and leisure accomodation in Ghana by combining affordable luxury and modern facilities. Fiesta Royale hotel boasts of 100 spacious rooms, ten 2- bedroom chalets surrounded by the immaculately manicured gardens, all equipped with electronic safes, flat screen TV’s, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities and mini bar fridges. The rooms are ergonomically designed around the business traveller with abundance of space to work and relax in comfort. Their staff are always on hand to indulge your taste buds. They have at their disposal renowned chefs who would delight you with sumptuous Ghanaian, African and International specialties.
Location – No 13 George W. Bush Hwy, Accra
EarlHeights Suites – EarlHeights Suites is a 5 star luxury hotel-apartment located in Dzorwulu, the heart of Accra. Earl Heights is a lifestyle hands off development in partnership with The Radisson Hotel Group, comprising of, Studios, 1, 2-bedroom apartments that offer great investment. A prominent twin towering building easily recognizable within the new Oil, Gas and Mining business enclave.
Earl Heights investors profit from the Radisson Hotel groups buoyant database of customers. A win-win for those reaping their hassle-free returns. Owners are assured of professional quality upkeep and maintenance by Radisson Individuals with no gaps in income as rental revenue is assured at 14% per year for 5 years, with up to 3% annual asset value appreciation rate. The owner is assured of an exit or buy back at the end of the 5th year.
All apartments are purchased fully furnished to an international standard and professionally managed as part of the agreement.
Location – No 10 Bia Street, Dzorwulu
The African Regent Hotel – The African Regent Hotel offers you the true ‘Afropolitan’ luxury. Located less than 5 minutes from the Kotoka International Airport, Accra polo club, the Accra Mall and the Tetteh Quarshie Art Market, the hotel provides every traveler into the city, be it for business or leisure, the opportunity to explore and experience Accra in the most convenient way possible. They have exclusive rooms and suites designed with ultimate luxury in mind and the famous ‘Afropolitan’ Sunday gourmet buffet brunch is definitely worth a try! Available every Sunday from 11.30 am – 4.00 pm at their exclusive ‘Mukyia’ restaurant.
For reservations, call; +233 302 765180-2.
Restaurants and Lounges in Dzorwulu
Kozo, Pizza Hut, The Cosmopolitan, Palace Chinese restaurant, Andos Restaurant and Grill, Perfect Touch, Lunch Avenue, Efie Ne Fie locals, Vixie’s delicacies, Portions Bar and Restaurant, Second Cup, Juice Tank, Andos, White House and more.
Upscale restaurants like Café Bar Noir offer a variety of worldly options, enough to please even the most demanding gourmét. There is also a fantastic space for private dining. Whether you are a guest/buyer of the Earl Heights Suite Hotel Apartments or you just happen to be in Accra, Cafe bar noir is arguably the best restaurant in Dzorwulu, right in the heart of the city. They offer budget friendly menu options and an opportunity to experience a world of culinary delights.
Palace Chinese Restaurant – Is Chinese cuisine your favoured choice? Then look no further! Place Chinese Restaurant is the most preferred and popular Chinese Restaurant in the city! And it is just right in Dzorwulu – the traffic light junction; opposite Fiesta Royale Hotel. They serve you traditional Chinese food. You get treated to a casual dining experience with family and friends. There’s something to suit everyone’s tastes, even the little ones.
Kozo – Located in the heart of Accra, No 126 Osu Badu Street; Kōzo is a hip modern take on the Asian fusion dining experience. The concept is drawn from the juxtaposition of tropical Asian and contemporary Asian minimalism. Kōzo combines a stylish ambiance, Asian tropical decor, and Pan Asian cuisine to present a new and yet stimulating dining and social experience. Their vibrant outdoor garden adds a new level of fun and sophistication to their thoughtfully conceived food and crafted beverage menu.
Andos Restaurant and Grill – One of the most popular restaurants situated in No 19 Osu Badu St. Come and enjoy a wide variety of Local and Continental dishes next to East Dzorwulu. This spot wins points for its highly rated food, drinks, good service and a relaxed environment. Their assorted dishes are highly recommended.
Perfect Touch Restaurant – Come indulge yourself in some tasty traditional Ghanaian and Continental Cuisine Perfect Touch Restaurant offers. The restaurant has made a name for itself. One of the best places to eat on a more modest budget in Dzorwulu. It is a must try restaurant.
Vixie’s Delicacies – A combination of Lebanese and Continental dishes, situated in Dzorwulu. Vixie’s is only open for dinner from 7pm-11pm. Remember to make reservations ahead of time. Come and enjoy authentic homemade Lebanese cuisine in a very cozy environment.
Efie Ne Fie – Efie Ne Fie is your go-to local Ghanaian restaurant located in Dzorwulu. Craving some fresh fufu and goat meat light soup? Efie Ne Fie is the spot! There’s a well-rounded menu that is sure to satisfy any hungry customer.
Business Centres in Dzorwulu
Nestle Ghana Limited, Tullow Ghana Limited, Petroleum Commission Ghana, Earlbeam Plaza, Bost, Kosmos Energy, Laundry Jet, Z Degree Auto Service Limited, Springfield, etc.
Nestle Ghana Limited – Nestlé Ghana Limited is located near 33 Motorway Extension, North Dzorwulu, Accra. The business started in Ghana in the year 1957 under the trading name of Nestlé Products (Gh) Limited with the importation of Nestlé products such as milk and chocolates. In 1968, it was incorporated as Food Specialties (Gh) Limited to manufacture and market locally well known Nestlé brands. In 1971 the production of the IDEAL Milk and MILO started at the Tema Factory. The factory has since been further developed and now also produces CARNATION milks, CHOCOMILO CEREVITA, CERELAC and NESCAFÉ 3 in 1. These products are not only produced for Ghana but also exported across West Africa. The company became Nestlé Ghana Limited in 1987.
Tullow Ghana Limited – Tullow Ghana Ltd is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company located north of Dzorwulu near the Motorway Extension, Off George Bush Highway Accra. The establishment is part of the Support Activities for the Mining Industry. Tullow Ghana Ltd has 351 employees at this location and generates $1.40 billion in sales (USD). (Employees figure is estimated). There are 54 companies in the Tullow Ghana Ltd corporate family.
Petroleum Commission, Ghana – Welcome to Ghana’s upstream oil and gas regulator. Their mandate is to regulate, manage and coordinate all activities in the Upstream Petroleum industry for the benefit and welfare of Ghanaians. Petroleum Commission Ghana is committed to working with all stakeholders of Ghana to ensure the equitable sustainable development of the oil and gas resource.
Address – plot No. 4A, George Bush Highway, Accra, Ghana.
Earlbeam Plaza – Earlbeam Plaza is a 3000 square metre office complex located at George Bush Highway, Dzorwulu. Just 3 kilometres from the Kotoka international Airport, Earlbeam Plaza hosts some of the biggest businesses in Ghana such as; CBG bank, Petroleum Commission, VFS logistics, GLICO oil and gas, Ringfence Brokers, A-Link Telecom, Earlbeam Realty and Earlbeam Living, Unicorn Petroleum. Earlbeam Plaza is the property of Earlbeam Group Holdings. Earlbeam Group Holdings has a broad portfolio of businesses in different industries under its umbrella. With over 30 years of business operations, Earlbeam Group Holdings has vast experience in real estate, construction, hotel and hospitality management.
Top Schools in Dzorwulu
Dzorwulu Junior High School, Alsyd academy, Honeywell School, Trinity Montessori School, Joy Kids school, King of Kings International School and many others.
Dzorwulu Junior High School – Dzorwulu Junior High School is a popular junior high school in Ghana. Dzorwulu Junior High School is situated nearby to Astros, and close to Max Mart in Dzorwulu. Students enjoy having knowledgeable and experienced teachers, enriching extra-curricular activities, high scores, strong connections with classmates, and interactive lectures.
ALSYD Academy – A conducive environment for learning, using best contemporary practises and devices in education. Their innovations include the expansion of school infrastructure to accommodate a second stream from Kindergarten (KG) to Junior High School. The classroom atmosphere allows each child to develop at a calculated pace thereby enhancing pupil achievement through continuous supervision and upgrading of teacher/pupil performance. Pursuit of basic education curriculum as prescribed by the Ghana Education Service, using professionally qualified teachers to provide smooth transition to higher levels of education.
Honeywell School – The most popular preschool in Dzorwulu. They provide competitive, quality, world class all-rounded preschool education for your little ones. With a fully equipped facility available, they believe that the approach to teaching and learning is through child centered play and education. Honeywell School is a homely and heart-lifting sight amid the bustle of Accra.
Top Banks in Dzorwulu
Fidelity Bank, Consolidated Bank Ghana, Ghana Commercial Bank, Universal Bank of Africa (UBA), Petra Trust.
Fidelity Bank – Fidelity Bank – Dzorwulu branch is situated at No 16 Blohum Road, Accra Ghana. They offer differentiated services and provide essential everyday banking needs for their consumers and institutions.
Consolidated Bank Ghana – One of the prestigious banks in Ghana located on the ground floor of the Earlbeam Plaza right in Dzorwulu. Meet and interact with the bank branch officials and avail the various services offered by CBG.
Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) – The leading financial services provider in Ghana with an outstanding commitment to superior service and best practice. GCB Dzorwulu branch is visibly situated in Nii Nortey, Nyandi Street, Accra. GCB – Dzorwulu marked its first anniversary with a donation of food items and other necessities to the Dzorwulu Special School.
Shopping Centres and Pharmacies in Dzorwulu
MaxMart, Earlbeam Super Stores, Kwik Mart, Say Cheers, East Cantonment Pharmacy, Bedita Pharmacy.
MaxMart – Visit the MaxMart Dzorwulu branch located at the Palazzo, which is on the Nii Nortei Nyandi street, opposite west african gas pipeline company, Dzorwulu for all your shopping needs.
East Cantonments Pharmacy – The leading distributor of healthcare products and services is right here in Dzorwulu.
Location – No 49 Osu Badu street, west Airport Accra, Ghana.
Visit their retail shop in Dzorwulu, they have pharmacists available to assist you with whatever you may need.
Say Cheers – Your favorite Ghanaian liquor store is right here on Osu Badu Street, Dzorwulu. Their exclusive high quality wines would make a great present to that special one. They have well trained and dedicated staff ensuring that their customers receive the expected services.
Recreation and Fitness
Astros Sports Ghana – Known as the next generation football field in the heart of Accra. Organise and play a match at the Dzorwulu Turf sports centre in Osu Badu Avenue Accra, Ghana.
FITRIP Ghana – A fitness community right here in Dzorwulu. Hello fitness buffs and enthusiasts! Come train with the 4th top rated fitness gym and club in Accra, Ghana.
Marvels Mini Golf – A miniature Golf Course in Accra. The fun loving adults and kids cannot stop talking about its lovely green setting, beautiful seating areas and delicious affordable meals. Located at No 4 Efua Sutherland Road, Dzorwulu.
Looking for a golf course with green outdoors and excellent food? Try Marvels!
Transportation and Road Network
There are about four (4) main entrances into the heart of Dzorwulu;
- The N1, popularly known as Fiesta Royale Dzorwulu Junction.
- The Olusegun Obasanjo highway, there are three main entries and exits into Dzorwulu; The Roman Ridge junction, The Perez Chapel Junction and the Abelemkpe junction.
- Airport Residential
- An Exit through Airport West – you can exit through the Fedex road (with the popular Villagio Apartment and African Regent Hotel coming into view) to join the Liberation Road.
When it comes to valuable real estate in Accra, consider the accessibility, appearance, and amenities you can enjoy from a quality neighbourhood like Dzorwulu. The best destination for a pleasant living experience.
There are various serviced Apartments with modern finishes, luxury amenities and spacious open floor plans in Dzorwulu.
Dzorwulu features the luxury lifestyle. Craving the latest approach to modern living? Looking for ultimate comfort, security, hassle-free experience? There’s plenty of that to enjoy and more in Dzorwulu.