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Beautiful island!

The beach was clean and water was nice and blue. We ate at the French Restaurant and had a lovely... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
pweber57
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Midland, Canada
The best place to go near Conakry

These Islands (I went to Ile de Rom) give you a real holiday feeling, beach, ocean, swimming... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
ker2509
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Conakry locals take boats over to this group of islands for relaxing and swimming at the beaches.
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Conakry, Guinea
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Take the boat and enjoy the peace and quiet! Escape from the busy centre of Conakry. The islands have beaches and a few hotels, places to buy beer and enjoy lunch. The beaches are covered with lots of trash, but you can find clean areas....More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

The beach was clean and water was nice and blue. We ate at the French Restaurant and had a lovely meal of fresh fish. Very quiet and relaxing. So nice to get away from the chaos of Conakry streets!

Thank pweber57
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Nice, deserted island with some lovely beaches and a few hotels. Relaxing and good for a cool swim. Getting there is a hoot. There is a ferry but paying for a private piroque seems to be the way to go and is an experience in...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

These Islands (I went to Ile de Rom) give you a real holiday feeling, beach, ocean, swimming, relaxing, just enjoying the nice cool brise. The boat trip I also really enjoyed.

Thank ker2509
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Loved the islands in Guinea, water was warm in December, It was beautiful, people were nice, we brougt our own meal and had it on the islands there

Thank Edaly_S
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

We took a boat from Le petit bateaux to Roume island. There is a clean beach a nice bar restaurant and small hotel. A great getaway from the city

Thank gasmandc
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Easy to access for a day trip from Conakry. Room island is wonderful to swim and relax. I would have loved to spend the night there as well.

1  Thank Quentin001
Reviewed June 24, 2016

It is only a short boat ride from Conakry. There are dense palm forests and nice sandy beaches. Friendly local people. Best time to visit from November to March (dry season).

1  Thank Yakoo1986
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Just a short boat ride from Conakry, beautiful beaches and great food, an excellent getaway for a day or a weekend. The waters a re not that clean, though...

Thank LillyChat
Reviewed March 30, 2016

this is a great place to visit.. the place to go and try the local food.. anyone will have a wonderful day and delicious experience.

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robbie9201
January 15, 2016|
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Response from JamalShafagoj | Reviewed this property |
You have to go to a place called 'le Petit Bateau' where you can find the boats going to the islands and make the arrangements with one of them. At the gate to the jetty, you have to pay 5000 GNF and the boat it is between... More
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jpchrisp
April 18, 2015|
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Response from JamalShafagoj | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. The temperature was great actually especially with the sea breeze. For one room (very basic without TV nor AC etc..) it was around 100 USD. Take a pocket lamp with you and always use insect... More
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