Trip Planner:   Africa  /  Sierra Leone  /  Western Area  /  Freetown  /  Aberdeen

Aberdeen, Freetown

2.8
#9 of 16 in Things to do in Freetown
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Explore a clean coastal neighborhood known for its fine dining, well-maintained tourist facilities, and long stretch of beaches at Aberdeen. First founded in 1829, the area initially served to provide accommodation for liberated slaves. After the Ebola outbreak of 2014-15, many Chinese businesses took advantage of the situation and started to develop residences, high-end hotels, and an attractive beachfront. Mix recreation with leisure by going for a swim or a cycling tour through the suburb. Beach bars make a perfect place to watch the sunset. Aberdeen is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , online itinerary creator Edition.
Create an itinerary including Aberdeen
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Aberdeen reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
40 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Lively, vibrant and always interesting. Full range of local shops and international supermarkets. Good accommodation options and excellent choice of restaurants. A step away from Lumley Beach.  more »
  • The most quiet district of Freetown wich has a lot of hotels and some restaurants for rare travellers.  more »

Plan your trip to Freetown

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.