The best hotels in Nigeria will have your jaw dropping in awe. Competing with the world’s best, Nigeria is home to some of the finest in the hospitality business. The hotels in Sokoto, hotels in Zaria, best hotels in Lagos, hotels in Abuja¸ or even the hotels in Bayelsa and around the country can stand toe to toe with the famous names our TV’s feature. As we know it, Lagos is the economic and entertainment hub of Nigeria, hence a bulk of these hotels are in Lagos and many others in Abuja. The great thing is, living in Nigeria, you might not know these places exist.
Here are 10 best hotels in Nigeria
Lagos Oriental Hotel
Lagos Oriental Hotel is that bronze and copper coloured high rise building you see on Lekki Road, Victoria Island, Lagos, no pun intended. If you’ve ever been stuck in toll gate traffic, just spend the time gazing at the beautiful Oriental Hotel which rests at the waterfront. The atmosphere of this hotel is inspired by a dynamic modernity. From the Chinese Restaurant, the Japanese Gourmet Restaurant, the Lobby Lounge & Bar’s and the Grand Ballroom to the guest rooms and suites, this hotel is fine wine. Hospitality at its finest, housed in the building along with aforementioned facilities is 64 guest rooms and 9 suits. You’d wonder what they are selling, aesthetic or service. Along with the comfort of every facility, Oriental Hotel features original paintings to match the Asian furnishing with what they call a muted colour scheme to compliment the night sky. The rooms offer you a nice view of the lagoon and the rest of Lagos city. The hotel rests, in the heart of the Island life, and its close to all the Island hot spots.
Raddison Blu Anchorage Hotel
Beautiful, iconic, ‘doesn’t feel like Nigeria’, are words that have been used to describe Raddison Blu Anchorage Hotel. Radisson Blu creates excitingly individual hotels for individual minds. The hotel loves to delight their travel-savvy guests, with a genuine ambiance that gives them a home away from home feel. Raddison Blu is set to conquer the world with 380 hotels worldwide, two of which are in Lagos, Nigeria, with more yet to come. At Raddison Blu Anchorage Hotel Lagos you can choose from 170 rooms and suites with comfortable features like Free high-speed, wireless Internet and air conditioning. Guests can easily access the jetty from the on-site bar and enjoy gorgeous views while dining at the on-site restaurants. Fitness and event facilities are also available.
Transcorp Hilton Abuja
Transcorp Hilton Abuja is a legendary hotel, by far one of the oldest in the game. Year after year, the hotel holds down its spot as one of the best in the country. The beautiful facility is 40 minutes away from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport and is located in the heart of the capital city, Abuja. This hotel offers you extensive recreational facilities and outdoor areas, on-site casino and arcade, seven restaurants and bars, 24-hour business centre, 24 multi-purpose meeting rooms accommodating up to 1,200 people. The luxurious Transcorp Hilton Abuja is known for its classic interior, fine cuisine, elegance and warm hospitality. At this hotel, you are not too far away from parks, the zoo, and even Aso Rock, all the sight and sound of Abuja.
The Wheatbaker Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel, located in the heart of Ikoyi, Lagos. Situated nearby the Lagos business districts of lkoyi and Victoria Island, The Wheatbaker hotel is placed perfectly for any traveler. Located only 35 km from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, The Wheatbaker is destined to become Lagos’ top lifestyle, luxury accommodation. This hotel screams flamboyance and luxury, it is every interior architects’ dream. The Wheatbaker has the best of the best facilities with a display of a collection of art. At this hotel the guests, get to take a dip in a fine pool, relax at the spa, release energy in the gym and wine and dine at the restaurants and bars with 24-hour dining. The hotel also provides easy transport, is children friendly, health care, adequate parking and delicious meals
The Avenue Suites
The Avenue Suites is another Lagos special. This ultra-modern hotel sits on Victoria Island, on the famous Tiamiyu street. This hotel caters to a clientele with a certain lifestyle. It could be a flamboyant lifestyle that demands the finer things in life, one that looks for high-tech in all things, or one that seeks balance for service, comfort and luxury. The Avenue Suites is associated with the ultimate designer decor, high-quality amenities, excellent personalized service and superior attention to detail. Available to esteemed guests are four restaurants, bars and lounge, sushi bar inclusive, a swimming pool and gymnasium, as well as meetings and events centers.
The Moorhouse is a unique hotel that boasts a stylish design with exotic wood accents. and features 94 room. The hotel offers a fitness room with massage therapists on request, an outdoor swimming pool, a wine bar and a gourmet restaurant available to guests. The hotel is the ideal accommodation for professional business travelers who will enjoy free WIFI, self-serving business centre and access to 8 meeting rooms. The best thing about The Moorhouse hotel is the art and serene ambiance. Ideal for every traveller. At this hotel, you can get away without literally getting away, not to mention, great customer service.
Sheraton Hotel Lagos
Sheraton Hotel Lagos is one of the oldest and best in the game. The great thing about it is not much as changed, but its design and facilities compete well with today’s trend. Sheraton hotel is that one hotel, that appeals to emotions. Sheraton Hotel is home away from home for many expatriates who come in on business, and the staple for families reminiscing old dinner days. With amazing African shops, lounges, bars, mesmerizing cuisine in the various restaurants, great customer service, pool, gym and more, this fine hotel is the definition of great hospitality.
Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort
Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort is the pride of Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria. Sitting amidst a rich palm forest vegetation, this spectacular hotel which rests on 174 hectares of land connotes peace and serenity complemented by its original atmosphere. Just like resorts in the movies or even better, Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort has an 18-hole golf course that can ignite your inner Tiger Woods. Along with a golf course and six restaurants and bars with amazing cuisine, Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort offers you a spa, biking, nightclub, marina club, squash court, swimming pool, business center, elyzee nightclub, lawn tennis courts, helipads available, 24-hour fitness centre, free parking, high speed internet and top-notch customer service. This hotel screams luxury. You can visit for leisure, have events, for holiday. Ibom Hotel &Golf Resort can be described as lovely, amazing, filled with art, complemented with a nice ambiance. The best part is, it’s just 30 minutes away from the airport.
Sandralia Hotel, Abuja is nothing like you’ve seen before. It looks like raw gold. The beautifully furnished luxurious hotel best describes its location, Abuja. The hotel offers Banquet halls, Conference and meeting rooms, a very spacious poolside with Pool bar and barbeque for your daily relaxation, a piano lounge, a fully equipped gymnasium facility with a dance studio open for both in-house and walk-in guest, an event space for birthdays, weddings and a clubhouse for night time hangouts called ‘’Millie’’. Along with this hotel haven comes 24 hours internet access, adequate parking, instant laundry, HD TV to watch anything you can think of and guess what, its ideal for family and friends’ trips. It’s nothing like you have seen before.
Four Points by Sheraton Lagos
Four Points by Sheraton Lagos Hotel is situated on the edge of the beautiful Victoria Island in Nigeria’s economic capital. The hotel is surrounded by a host of international companies, a shopping mall, movie theater, beaches and art galleries. Four Points provides you with a hassle-free stay in their traditional rooms, best services and of course, fine cuisine from their various restaurants and bars. With a modern chic design, this hotel is attractive to every eye.