Victoria Island is known as the business hub of Lagos State. It is where most of the big companies and conglomerates have their head offices. It therefore comes as no surprise that the area is always busy.
Apart from being a busy place, Victoria Island is also a very beautiful island with lots of attractive scenes and sky scrapers ad is home to the crème de la crème of Lagos.
Many tourists and expatriates who come into the country for business and other reasons choose to stay in Victoria Island and because of this; many hotel developers have chosen Victoria Island as the perfect location for their hotels.
Amongst the many hotels in the area, here are the best 5 must-see hotels on Victoria Island:
Intercontinental Hotel Lagos is a 5-star hotel located on Plot 52, Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. This hotel which was first opened in October 2013 is the first 5-star, luxury hotel in Nigeria.
The hotel is owned by The Milan Group, a company which specializes in building luxury hotels all over the world. Intercontinental Hotel Lagos has its sister hotels in almost every country in the world.
The hotel is a 23-storey building with about 352 rooms and employs about 650 Nigerians and 24 expatriates. Facilities in the hotel available for guests include executive suites, wireless data connection, business services including secretarial services and a Technical Concierge, fully equipped health and fitness center, a Spa, Outdoor Pool, live entertainment, housekeeping, dry cleaning and shoe shining, ATM machine, Bellman/Porter, Beauty Salon, Cocktail Lounge, Restaurant and Room Service, High-Speed internet in all rooms, over 200 parking spaces with underground parking and language translation assistance for over 5 languages including German, English, French, Hindi, Italian and Chinese. The room costs for international hotels Lagos begins from about N92, 560 per night for its King Superior Room, to about N738,220 per night for its presidential suite.
Eko Hotels and Suites
Eko Hotels and Suites is another excellent hotel located in the commercial Centre of Lagos Victoria Island. It is a 3-start hotel which prides itself as “the most preferred hotel In West Africa”.
Although located in the ever busy Victoria Island area of Lagos, Eko Hotels and Suites is perfectly tucked in an area where guests can still get to enjoy some peace and quiet. The hotel has a view of the Atlantic Ocean and the Kuramo Lake. It also has a close proximity to the Airport.
Eko Hotels and Suites is owned by the Chagoury Group, a real estate development firm with its headquarters in Lags, Nigeria. Facilities available at the Eko Hotels and Suites include 654 exquisitely furnished rooms, about 7 restaurants and bars, a luxury resort with about 170 rooms known as the Eko Signature, a fully equipped health and fitness center, a medical clinic, sauna and themed buffets.
Raddison Blu Anchorage Hotel
Raddison Blu Anchorage is a 4-star hotel located on Ozumba Nbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos. It is a luxury hotel with about 170 rooms. It is owned by the Carlson Bezidor Hotel Group and has about 420 locations in about 73 locations in the world.
The hotel has excellent facilities for guests including free high-speed internet, an outdoor pool, health club, outdoor dining, international and local cuisines, meeting and board rooms and a fully equipped fitness center amongst other facilities.
Four Points by Sheraton Hotel
Four Points by Sheraton Hotel is located on Plot 110, Block 2, Oniru Chieftancy Estate Ikoyi, Victoria Lagos. The hotel has almost everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy during your stay. There is a Spa and a fitness center, a poll, different bars, Café, shopping mall and a movie theatre.
Best Western Hotel
Best Western Hotel is a group of hotels located in Lagos. The Victoria Island Hotel is located on Plot 122F, Ahmadu Bello Way, Bar Beach, Lagos. The hotel is nothing short of beautiful with several rooms and luxury facilities including Ocean view rooms, Intercontinental dishes, fitness center, business centers, Airports Shuttle, rooftop tennis court, outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. Room rates start at N40,000 per night for its classic single suite while its presidential suite costs around N90,000.