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O’Sullivan is very much old Ghana. Centred on Oxford street it is a good area to visit to soak up... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2018
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Osu is great. Good places to eat/drink. the best part is meeting the kids and hearing peoples... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

O’Sullivan is very much old Ghana. Centred on Oxford street it is a good area to visit to soak up the atmosphere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michaelhouse69
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Osu is great. Good places to eat/drink. the best part is meeting the kids and hearing peoples stories on the street. We let off some fireworks aswell that was fun. Keep your phone and money hidden.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank cloa153
Reviewed March 3, 2018

the area is a concentration of bars, pubs and restaurants, with lots of street traders, hustlers, etc thrown in for colour :-) It is always bustling with life, and can be fun to explore

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank BorisIB
Reviewed February 24, 2018

This is a very touristy area, so why on earth doesn't the Accra Metropolitan Area spend a little money to clean up and mend the gutters and restore the sidewalks?

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank KweiQuartey
Reviewed January 5, 2018

My taxi driver was telling me that Osu is one of the few places in Accra that provides a genuine view of Accra, and local life. The area does provide some insight into life in Accra. Worth checking out.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank msinbox
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Osu is a real tourist nest: with it's art shops, hotels, amazing restaurant next to each other, a great mall and a myriad of shops where you get mostly everything. Don't come to Accra without passing through Osu. But brace up for quite some traffic...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SylverTheHawk
Reviewed December 5, 2017

When you get to lighthouse point in fishermen village (James Town) your guide will tell you that a local guide is necessary. This is normal and you go through the middle of fishermen village to visit a local school, the beach.... What is not normal...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RuiCardoso
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Make sure you go further afield than just Oxford St-the whole suburb has interesting little shops and businesses tucked away if you go exploring. Plenty of food stalls, restaurants, clothes and many, many people hawking such things as sunglasses, belts and watches on the streets.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank justjans
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Find the best foods, music, shops, tourist destinations, attractions, did i mention food?? most of the restaurant scenery in accra can be found here. Love osu

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank anasthesiaa
Reviewed July 21, 2017

You can get your shopping done in OSU but the street vendors will hound you incessantly. Be prepared to walk away to get a good deal.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Doug H
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