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Breathe taking and amazing view

No 2 River lies along the most beautiful beach in the Freetown peninsula in Sierra Leone. It’s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lansana B
via mobile
Relaxing afternoon on beautiful beach

Not easy to get to unless you have a driver who knows the way. The access road is bumpy dirt road... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No 2 River lies along the most beautiful beach in the Freetown peninsula in Sierra Leone. It’s indeed a beautiful African paradise,managed by friendly and lovely staff. Always look forward for leisure time at the No 2 beach.

1  Thank Lansana B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Not easy to get to unless you have a driver who knows the way. The access road is bumpy dirt road full of potholes. It's all worth it! The beach is lovely. You can get a wooden table with wooden chairs and an umbrella to...More

1  Thank MrsJAtlanta
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I really love this beach. Have gone there every mission trip to Sierra Leone I have been on. The beach itself is very clean with pretty light sand. They have tables and chairs setup along the beach with umbrellas over them. They also have little...More

1  Thank Sharon F
Reviewed June 18, 2018

HUge expanse of beach with a few chairs, lean-tos, River flows across at the end. Vey dynamic Good place to visit in good weather

Thank drb2016
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Our favourite Sunday hangout - good seafood for lunch and a tip - if you don´t like crowd and loud music go early!

Thank reginabjarna
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

This beach is absolutely stunning, the food is simple but delicious and drinks are always cold. Cant get much better than this :)

1  Thank DABilbie
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We visited a decade ago and had great memories. We planned to swim in the sea but there was too much broken glass all over the shoreline. We did swim in the lagoon which was awesome. For a beach day, we preferred Bureh Beach -...More

Thank Jodie H
Reviewed March 23, 2018

If you need a quick break from Freetown River No2 Beach is a great option. The food there is v good and the beer is cold. You can also get the wood carvings etc for a good price from Joseph and his friends.

Thank Simon T
Reviewed February 28, 2018

You can get here either by vehicle or by a short boat crossing. The boat crossing from Africa Point / Tokeh is about 20 secs and costs le 5000 (50p) On the beach itself are groups of chairs / parasols / tables. These cost le...More

Thank John G
Reviewed February 26, 2018

By far the best beach in freetown. White sand,clear sea,peaceful,friendly locals. Well worth a visit.

Thank Scarlett S
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