Finding accommodation in Togo as a foreigner can be quite a challenge, especially if the students do not know the surrounding area. Accommodation for all purposes and different people specifications is available in Lome and other major towns.
Homestays- homestays are a popular, and more affordable option for study abroad students in Togo. Homestays in Togo allow students to transition well into the new place for the first few months.
The host families provide most of the essential services the student needs, and they can teach the student the host nation’s language, which is an added advantage.
Host families provide the best way to get to know more and familiarize themselves with Togo. Students who choose homestays are treated as part of the family, socializing, eating together, and learning more about Togo from the host family.
Hostels- students can stay on campus in student hostels. Student hostels provide a lot of convenience for students because they get to stay on campus and can easily access the college facilities like the library, sports facilities, and free Wi-Fi for research.
It saves them the hassle of going in and out of campus and reduces transport and accommodation costs. Hostels are more affordable than private accommodation. Meals are served at the canteen or cafeteria, reducing the effort of having to cook. This means students get more time to focus on studying and other things.
Apartments – there are several apartments available for rent in Togo. There are several apartments in Lome including Kara Marie-Antoinette apartments, Appart M’Rode Djidjole, Residence Akpene, Appart M’Rode Baguida, and Apartments Lome MA, to name but a few.
Guests can book an apartment for $38, depending on the location and the landlord. Some apartments come furnished, and with a kitchen.