20 Great Places to Stay in Lagos​

Lagos city’s overpowering appeal has grown a little stronger with the presence of awesome places to stay, beautiful attractions and homely environment. The city provides a variety of hotel accommodation that will suit anyone’s budget and preference. These hotels relish outstanding architecture, contemporary amenities and immaculate services.

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In no particular order, we’ve rounded up 20 great places to stay in Lagos, where you can enjoy home-away-from-home comforts; we’ve picked everything from luxury hotels to guest houses ensuring a great vacation experience for every budget.

1. Best Western the Island Hotel

The Best Western Island Hotel      Photo Source: AboutLagos

Located at the ocean front in Victoria Island, Best Western Island hotel is a hotel for both business and leisure. The ocean front view presents a lovely panoramic view, giving guest a first class experience of all kinds of water sports. The rooms are all luxuriously designed and built for all categories of guest, with full service and modern day facilities. The cuisines are of a wide variety (local and continental dishes). The hotel has full well equipped fitness centre, restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pool, cocktail lounge. Airport shuttles are readily available. The experience here is to be felt first hand. It’s a place like no other!
Accommodation rates Rate: For as low as $190 per night
Address: Plot 1228 Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos
Visit: Best Western The Island Hotel

2. Eko Hotels and Suites

Eko Hotel & Suites

Eko Hotels and Suites is a prestigious development of beautiful suites located at Kuramo waters, Adetokunbo Ademola Street in Victoria Island. This place echoes the glamour and style that offer the ultimate in luxury lodging. It boasts an elaborate luxurious interior, which is complemented with plush oriental style landscaped gardens with exquisite panoramic sea views giving a feeling of privacy and space. The rooms and suites are first-class, spotless and comfortable to suit all tastes. The restaurants are exceptional, exquisite food in great varieties (both foreign and local dishes). Facilities include deluxe 584 rooms, exquisite bar, conference hall, gym, spa and outstanding pool facing the ocean. The view from the room above is priceless, a sight to behold. Proudly African, the hotel has an African workshop that provides all forms of African arts and craft (metal and wood work).
Accommodation rates: For as low as $410 per night
Visit: Eko hotels and Suites

3. Elion House

Elion House

Located in the heart of Ikoyi business district, The Elion House provides guests with boundless varieties of choice in terms of hospitality. The rooms are well furnished and designed to suit the taste of distinguished guests. The facilities include gym centre, conference halls, bar, lounge, and exquisite restaurant. The security system and services are compared to none. The foods come in great varieties, both local and continental dishes. Its peaceful, safe and a fun place to be.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $240 per night
Address:  Plot 7/8 Agbeke Rotinwa Street, Dolphin Extension,
Visit: Elion House

4. Excellence Hotel and Conference Centre

Excellence Hotel

Nestled in the central district of Lagos mainland, precisely Ijaye – Isheri Road, Ogba-Ikeja; the hotel is a truly unique place to stay. The hotel is made of 71 well furnished rooms with all the state of art facilities for a hotel of its reputation. It is beautifully landscaped to compliment a massive structure of its kind. Hospitality is at its peak here; banqueting and outdoor catering services are tendered to both individuals and corporate bodies. Here they provide all kinds of facilities to suit guests such as restaurants, bar, lounge, security, Wi-Fi, 24hours electricity, outstanding outdoor pool, gym and many more.
Accommodation Rates: For as low as $110 per night
Visit: Excellence Hotel

5. Federal Palace Hotel

Federal Palace Hotel

Strategically situated in the heart of Victoria Island, just a walk from the Silverbird Galleria and a stone throw from the shores of the ocean, this place can be described as the commercial focal point of Lagos, a five star hotel and casino. The hotel caters for travellers with distinct taste and style and can be measured to any international standards. In terms of general hospitality, their services are impeccable. Depending on the rooms, the panoramic views from this hotel is priceless.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $312 per night
Address:  6/8, Ahmedu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos
Visit: Federal Palace Hotel

6. Four Points By Sheraton

Four Points by Sheraton

Managed by Starwood, Four Points by Sheraton is located in Lekki Peninsula. The hotel’s extensive and well thought-out design makes it one of the most desirable places to stay in Lagos. It boasts spectacular views of the city and has superb facilities which include bars, coffee shops, lovely restaurants, spa, gym and many more. The facilities are well selected and equipped with high superiority; the rooms are immaculately decorated and more than adequately provisioned for the visitors. Good security is guaranteed and it’s a walk away from the Palms Shopping Mall in case you want to shop or watch a box office movie. If you are looking for a place like home, Four Points by Sheraton is one of the finest luxury hotels in Lagos.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $326 per night
Address: Plot 9/10 Block 2 Oniru Chieftaincy Estate, Lekki Peninsula, Victoria Island.
Visit: Four Points by Sheraton

7. Golden Tulip Festac

Golden Tulip

The Golden Tulip is located in a vibrant trade and business districts in the heart of Lagos; precisely located at Amowo Odofin, Mile 2. The hotel provides visitors with a variety of business and leisure facilities, complimented by international service values and local sociable warmth. The hotel has a beautiful landscape, which spans across 7 hectares of tropical greenery and gardens. Facilities include variety of restaurants and bars, conference halls, banquet facility, gym and fitness centre, tennis courts, squash courts, array of shops and banks for visitors.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $165 per night.
Visit: Golden Tulip Festac

8. Hotel Bon Voyage

Bon Voyage

Located in the central area of Victoria Island, Hotel Bon-voyage is a beautiful place to stay, safe, serene and blissful. With luxury and affordable rooms that provide visitors with elegance and comfort in every way. The hotel is well-furnished with a stunning interior and offers with beautiful ocean views. Facilities include swimming pool, fitness centre, restaurants and bar. The cuisines are intercontinental (local and foreign dishes), tasty, lovely and spicy. It has an amazing view due to its location. It’s close to Kuramo Lake and directly opposite the Atlantic Ocean. At night it’s a beauty to behold. It really is a place to be!
Accommodation rate: For as low as $205 per night.
Address: 57A, A.J Marinho Drive, off Ajose Adeogun Street
Visit: Hotel Bon Voyage

9. Ibis Hotel Ikeja

Ibis Hotel-lagos-ikeja

Located in Ikeja, the Ibis hotel has luxurious amenities that will blow your mind. Safe, colourful, beautiful and friendly are the four words you can use to describe this hotel. The rooms are well furnished with beautiful art works from different spheres of life. The hotel standard in terms of class and taste is unparalleled. The bar and restaurant are of international standards. Their meals are made by the best of connoisseurs to give your taste buds an experience like never before. All extracurricular facilities are stationed and ready round the clock for your convenience.
Accommodation rate: For as low as $165 per night.
Address: 23 Toyin Street, Ikeja
Visit: Ibris Hotel

10. Intercontinental Hotel

Intercontinental Hotel

Located in the central district area of Victoria Island at Kofo Abayomi Street, Plot 52 in Lagos. This hotel is one of the most immaculately maintained hotels in Lagos. It offers privacy and luxury, which attract visitors from different parts of the world. The rooms are well-designed, comfortable and spacious to suit all tastes and preferences. Facilities include restaurant, gym/fitness facility, spa, magnificent outdoor swimming pool, conference rooms and other business and leisure facilities. Both local and continental dishes are served in the restaurants. It’s just a huge piece of comfort!
Accommodation rate: For as low as $320 per night.
Visit: Intercontinental Hotel

11. Lagos Airport Hotel

Lagos Airport Hotel

Lagos Airport Hotel is located in the heart of Ikeja, along Obafemi Awolowo way; about 10 minutes’ drive from the airport. This place comes equipped with swimming pool, spa, restaurant and other modern facilities. The hotel is within walking distance of everything in Ikeja, including amazing restaurants. It has everything you could wish for including huge comfortable beds, luxury interiors and well-stocked bars. It has a special kind of ambiance that will make you fall in love with Lagos.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $160 per room
Visit: Lagos Airport Hotel

12. Lagos Oriental Hotel

Lagos Oriental Hotel

Situated in the core area of Victoria Island, diagonal to Four Point by Sheraton. This massive architectural masterpiece is located at 3, Lekki Road, Victoria Island, Lagos. This hotel can be described as a functional business hotel in all class and style. The exterior and interior design was styled to suit the Asian culture and ambience. The hotel has two beautiful restaurants – Chinese and Japanese restaurants. Excellent accommodation designed to suit both the African and Asian culture, well spacious and luxurious as well. The services and amenities are of good quality and standard (pool, gym, spa, bar, conference centre etc). Once you have stayed here, you’ll never stay anywhere in Lagos again.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $271 per night
Visit: Lagos Oriental Hotel

13. Mainland Hotel

Mainland Hotel is one of the massive and oldest lodging houses in Lagos. It is located in Ebute –metta area of Lagos mainland at 214, Denton Street, Oyingbo, Ebute metta. This hotel is built to provide comfort for every guest. The rooms are spacious and well-furnished to suit your comfort. The hotel is fully equipped with modern facilities to give you an experience that you’ll never forget. Facilities include laundry services, free internet access {wifi}, parking space and more. The hotel offers fine dining that will bowl you over.
Accommodation rate: For as low as $80 per night
Address: Willoughby St, Lagos

14. Planet One Hotel and Wellness

Planet One

Planet one hotel and wellness offers a wide variety of hospitality, with beautiful ambience and tranquillity. The hotel offers guest a truly spoiling experience during their stay. The rooms are homely, warm and welcoming while the cuisine boosts both local and continental delicious dishes. The hotel is a stunning urban sanctuary for those who love privacy and luxury.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $320 per night
Visit: Planet One Hotel and Wellness
Address: 5 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Maryland, Lagos

15. Protea Hotel


Situated in Ikeja, Protea Hotel is a place where elegance meets style. It’s about 20 minutes’ drive from the airport. It has modish and classic rooms as well as suites. The restaurant serves delicious meals, from African foods to Continental dishes; the bar also serves a variety of drinks including cocktails. Relaxation is at its prime here, the hotel provides you with an Olympic size swimming pool, gym and fitness center. Likewise, a conference and business centre is readily available to suit all preferred purpose.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $244 per night
Address: Plot 42/44, Isaac John Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, Lagos
Visit: Protea Hotel

16. Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel

Radisson Blu

Radisson Blu Hotel is a cool sassy hotel with spacious loft-style rooms and lively environment. All the rooms are well conditioned with 8 unique and lavishly furnished suites, providing spectacular views. Facilities include free high-speed Internet, health club, outdoor pool, fitness centre, steam room and more. The buffet-style restaurant serves a range of assorted, international cuisine and local dishes. The bar lounge is perfect for snacks, drinks and cocktail as well. It is an ideal place to stay in Lagos!
Accommodation rates: For as low as $306 per night
Address: 1A Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island
Visit: Radisson Blu Hotel

17. Sheraton Hotel and Towers


Sheraton Hotel and Towers is a perfect hotel with stylish rooms, delicious gastronomic foods and great ambiance. It is located close to the airport, just a few minute drive from the airport which makes it very accessible. The rooms are quite spacious and well-furnished. The hotel facilities are quite modern with a lovely outdoor pool, beautiful restaurants and bars. Their service is impeccable, offering guests with a great experience.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $300 per night
Address: 30 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Airport Road, Ikeja, Lagos
Visit: Sheraton Hotel and Towers

18. Southern Sun Ikoyi


Southern Sun Ikoyi is located in an unbeatable location near The Golden Gate restaurant, this majestic hotel defined elegance with all its modern facilities. The rooms are lavishly furnished with plush flurry of attractive tapestries, sparkling chandeliers and beautiful furniture. Facilities include gym, restaurant, bar, swimming pool, sauna and more. Whether you crave classic, African or contemporary, you will definitely find a retreat that’s right just for you here.
Accommodation rates: For as low as $435 per night
Address: 47 Alfred Rewane Road, Eti-Osa Local Government Area, Ikoyi
Visit: Southern Sun Ikoyi

19. The Moorhouse Ikoyi

The Moorhouse is located in the heart of Ikoyi residential area. The hotel is nothing short of elegant, with its stunning interior design and beautiful furniture. It comes with exquisite rooms furnished to suit all standards and culture, with several meeting rooms, leafy garden, board rooms, gym/fitness centre and swimming pool. The Moorhouse features an outstanding setting and sophisticated cuisine. The hotel delivers a perfect mix of classic style and convenient service.

Accommodation rates: For as low as $212 per night
Address: 1 Bankole Oki St, Ikoyi

20. Victoria Crown Plaza Hotel

Luxury is an understatement when it comes to staying in Victoria Crown Plaza Hotel. The hotel is designed to suit all tastes and preferences. The rooms are vibrant, bursting with unique flavour. The varieties of rooms are as follows: 39 luxurious classic standard rooms, 4 twin classic rooms, 3 Junior Suites, 3 Deluxe Suites, 3 Executive Suites and our Penthouse Floor, 2 Two-Bed Room Suites and a Presidential Suite. Guests enjoy fine dining at this hotel, with a variety of delicious dishes – from local to continental dishes. Victoria Crown Plaza Hotel is safe and peaceful and we can’t think of any other way to enjoy your holiday in Lagos.

Accommodation rates: For as low as $250 per night
Address: 292B Ajose Adeogun St, Victoria Island, Lagos
Visit: Victoria Crown plaza Hotel


Have you stayed in any of these places, share your experience with us in the comment below.

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4 thoughts on “20 Great Places to Stay in Lagos​

  1. Southern sun is more expensive than eko hotel? ! Wow !

  2. Hv bin to Golden Tulip. At amuwo odofin their managmnt is excellent. Also Lagos airport hotel. But i luv orintals most.

  3. These are definitely great.

  4. I hv been to protea hotel ad it ws vry awesome.

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