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Jul 2, 2019
“See my Review of 'Oxford Street,' Osu.”
Jul 2, 2019
“An eye opener”
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

This is a fascinating part of Accra, but it can be not a little rough. Go with a local friend who knows the city. All that you can expect of a city. Think of New Your's Soho or its namesake in London.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank G3x3
Reviewed July 2, 2019

For sure worth visiting just to take in the sights and smells.We did the walk from jamestown to Osu Castle, and it was a great beginning to our trip. it is hot, so make sure you buy plenty of pure water along the way and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank SusieT169
Reviewed June 7, 2019

Osu is one very popular location and busy area in Accra, with a busy night life. its also an highly commercial area where you can find various banks, offices, market, in fact you will get most indigenous arts and craft works of various good designs....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank simsid2014
Reviewed May 15, 2019

If you want to get a feeling for the real Accra hit the back streets of Accra. Find a little pub/shebeen and get involved with the locals. Don't be shocked by the hole in the wall that is the latrine which runs into the open...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank NeilMacArthur
Reviewed May 8, 2019

I like osu because it is a small cramp community with a unique character. A town within a town. Lots of eateries, shops, and boutiques.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank judith w
Reviewed March 17, 2019

We were told that Osu was the place to go shopping in Accra. So, we got an Uber to Oxford Street in Osu. Apart from a Shoprite supermarket and a couple of market stalls, we didn't see much else, so got another Uber to take...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kenc
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
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