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Hotel Du Lac
8.3 Excellent
Rue Bel Air, Cotonou, Benin
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1.9 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
ExcellentBased on 224 reviews
8.3

Located in Cotonou, Hotel Du Lac Cotonou is within a 15-minute drive of Cadjehoun Airport and offers a sauna and an outdoor pool. The numerous amenities this charming hotel features include a safe, a sun deck and laundry facilities.

Ibis Cotonou
7.3 Good
Boulevard de la Marina08 BP 0929, Cotonou, Benin
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1.6 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
GoodBased on 233 reviews
7.3

Ibis Cotonou provides a modern setting while in Cotonou. It also offers meeting rooms, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception.

Golden Tulip Le Diplomate Cotonou
8.2 Excellent
N 90 Rue 12.017, Cotonou, Benin
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1.5 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
ExcellentBased on 225 reviews
8.2

Golden Tulip Le Diplomate provides 3-star accommodation in Cotonou. It also features an outdoor pool and a sauna.

Sun Beach Hotel
6.9 Good
Fidjrossè Calvaire, Cotonou, Benin
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3.3 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
GoodBased on 48 reviews
6.9

Sun Beach Hotel Cotonou provides comfortable 4-star accommodation in Cotonou. It has a fitness centre, as well as free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and massage services.

Nobila Airport Hotel
7.0 Good
Avenue Jean Paul 2 côté aéroport, Cotonou, Benin
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2.2 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
GoodBased on 255 reviews
7.0

This comfortable hotel in Cotonou offers free wireless internet, as well as 24-hour room service and massage services. It also provides luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and an airport shuttle.

Bénin Royal Hôtel
Lot 398 Maro-Military Compound, Cotonou, Benin
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0.3 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 

Benin Royal Hotel provides a luxury setting when in Cotonou. It also offers an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

Paradisia Hotel
Rnie 1, Route de Lomé, Cotonou, Benin
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5.1 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 

Paradisia Hotel is situated in Cotonou and offers free Wi-Fi. It also features an outdoor pool and a gym.

Hotel Villa Les Orchidees
Boulevard de la Marina 1, Cotonou, Benin
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1.3 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 

Situated in Cotonou, Hotel Villa Les Orchidees provides 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout their stay.

Hôtel Casa Cornelia
La Marina Pk 10, Cotonou, Benin
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7.2 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 

Located in Cotonou, Hotel Casa Cornelia is within a 35-minute drive of Cadjehoun Airport and provides an outdoor pool. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

Villa Ekabo
7.8 Good
Rue 391, Cotonou, Benin
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1.2 mi from city centre, Cotonou, Benin 
GoodBased on 42 reviews
7.8

Villa Ekabo provides a comfortable setting while in Cotonou. Those staying at the property can also make use of free Wi-Fi.

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Cheapest month:May
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Average price in Cotonou:$68/night
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$19 - $136
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About Cotonou

With the Gulf of Guinea on one side and Lake Nokoue on the other, you’re never far from waterfront vistas while visiting Cotonou. The port city of Cotonou is one of Africa’s more cosmopolitan destinations, home to a vibrant urban lifestyle of multicultural restaurants, youthful dance bars and market stalls.

Things to do in Cotonou

The red and white stripes of Cotonou Cathedral will immediately catch your attention. Investigate closer and you’ll discover a beloved Roman Catholic church filled with locals, as well as a small bookshop selling works by Africa’s finest writers. Walk a few blocks to Saint Michel Church, which showcases a facade of pastel pinks and greens.

Creativity is easy to find in Cotonou, particularly at Fondation Zinsou, an exhibition hall with African artwork including sculptures, paintings and photography. For more local culture, head to the French Cultural Center of Cotonou, where you can attend workshops, concerts, festivals and exhibitions throughout the year. There’s also a library, small gallery and cinema.

Enticing culinary offerings from around the world can be found throughout Cotonou, particularly along Avenue Jean-Paul II. Dine at L'Impala Restaurant Lounge Bar for tapas and cocktails, Bangkok Terrasse for authentic Thai food or Shamiana for exceptional Indian fare. If you can’t decide on a particular cuisine, walk down Haie Vive, which boasts multiple restaurants, from Moroccan and French to Sushi and Western.

Need some rest? Take your towel and swimmers to Fidjrossé Beach, a popular local hangout with luxury villas, restaurants and water sports. Don’t miss the Dantokpa Fetish Market, a relatively hidden gem where voodoo items and traditional medicines are sold alongside laptops, CDs and clothes.

Getting around Cotonou

The fastest and easiest way around Cotonou is by the local taxis called zemi-johns. You can also use zemidjans, which are moped taxis. You can also use buses for travelling long distances, many of which depart from Etoile Rouge station, including the popular ATT services.

Facts about staying in Cotonou

  • What are the best hotels in Cotonou?

    256 reviews rated Residences Easy Hotel with an average score of 7.3/10. It may also be worth looking into the Azalai Hotel De La Plage, which received a rating of 7.1/10 from 328 reviews. Hotel Du Lac could also be a good option, with a score of 8.3/10 from 224 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Cotonou cost?

    Hotels in Cotonou cost an average of $55/night according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours. A 4- or 5-star hotel in Cotonou had higher average prices of $133/night and $36/night respectively.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Cotonou?

    $13 per night is the cheapest Cotonou hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.