5 (five) Astonishing Beaches you must visit in Cotonou. Benin Republic

5 (five) Astonishing Beaches you must visit in Cotonou. Benin Republic

Many associate Cotonou only with its seaport and business districts of Benin Republic but, this French town has a whole lot more to offer than just a destination for importation of cars and household items or a business hub.

Join us as we take you on a journey to discover one of West Africa’s beautiful coastal city.

Cotonou is a home to an array of spectacular sights and places of interest.

Being a coastal city, it is naturally covered with an array of beaches, many pristine and quite astonishing. Listed below are some of the top 5 (five) astonishing beaches in Cotonou.

1. Cotonou Beach –

With its pure white sand and sparkling blue sea water, Cotonou beach is a sight to behold and be appreciated.

2. Hotel Benin Marina Beach –

arguably in the top 3 of the best beaches in the city. Sited before the imposing Hotel Benin, Marina Beach could give its European and American counterpart a run for their money! Both for its surrounding and excellent service, Marina Beach is a must visit.

spectacular beaches in cotonou,

3. Fidjrosse Beach

is another pristine beach. The beach stretches on end and provides visitors with a cool breeze atmosphere, thanks to its dozens of palm and coconut trees.

4. Hotel Eldorado Beach Club

offers its guests a wide range of what has been described as first class treatment.

5. Obama Beach

As a first time visitor to Cotonou, you’ll simply be spoilt for choices as to the many attractions, activities and fun places the city has to offer. There’s even a beach named after the president of the United States of America!


The coastal city of Cotonou is abundantly blessed with severally other beaches and places of interest, is a place to visit.