Airport Residential Area is an elite community at the heart of Accra. Although it’s sparsely populated, its aesthetic value makes it one of the top 5 neighborhoods in Ghana. To its North, is the Accra-Tema motorway and the Tetteh Quarshie Interchange. The neighborhood has many well-maintained streets bordered with trees that give off a beautiful scene. The evening atmosphere is also lit with a stream of beautiful street lights.
Considering the fact that Airport Residential Area is a five minutes’ drive from the Kotoka International Airport, most expatriates and celebrities choose to inhabit that neighborhood. Due to it being one of the safest neighborhoods, and populated by middle to high-income individuals, a lot of luxurious apartments are abound. Green Views Apartment, one of the biggest apartments in Ghana, is situated in Airport Residential Area and hence enjoys a secure location as well as its patrons. Some other well-known apartments are The Iris Apartment and Turquaz Residence.
Aside from its apartments, Airport residential Area hosts a plethora of schools, malls and hospitals. Some of its major shopping centers are Marina Mall, Max Mart and Koala Shopping Centre. Aside shopping centres, it also boasts many middle-to-high income private schools, prominent among them are Galaxy International School, Lincoln Community school and Association International School. L’Alliance Française d’Accra, a cultural museum, hosts many cultural events and shows of diverse genres. It’s renowned for bringing musicians from all over West Africa. Connoisseurs should make it a point to stop by. Airport Residential Area boasts of a polo ground which is mostly frequented by individuals who fancy horse riding.
Airport Residential Area has a variety of house types that appeal to all individuals. Ranging from apartments to mansions, estates to two to five-bedroom homes, Airport Residential Area has it all. Most of these properties are state-of-the-art and built with the target of middle to high-income individuals, and as such their price range is very high. A three-bedroom apartment for sale in Airport Residential Area can be as high as $400,000 and even more in some cases.
Airport Residential Area is one of the most luxurious and safest neighborhood in Accra. This makes it a prime location for expatriates who desire peace and safety whilst touring the country. Its proximity to Kotoka International Airport and the 37 Military Hospital gives it an advantage over other neighbourhoods. This plush neighborhood features quality potable roads, electricity and water.