Apart from being a commercial city, Lagos is an interesting and vibrant state, offering many entertainment options. It’s not surprising that Lagos is a centre of attraction for tourists.
Do you reside in Lagos and you’re thinking of the places to visit? Perhaps you plan to visit the city soon? Here are some of the fun places you should visit:
Casa Ilashe, Lagos
Casa Ilashe offers a serene and tranquil atmosphere for daily or weekend breaks, including overnight stays, private parties, beach weddings and corporate retreats. Casa Ilashe has all the amenities you would expect from an exquisitely luxurious home away from home where you can relax, listen to the uninterrupted sounds of the breeze and the gentle waves on the beach.
La Campagne Tropicana
This resort offers a unique blend of natural environments which include a freshwater lake, accessible mangrove forest, a savannah, extensive sandy beach and the warm Atlantic sea. The resort provides world-class accommodation and a variety of activities to ensure an experience like no other on your visit. There are Spa treatments, massage therapy, fully equipped cardiovascular gym with personal trainers. You also get to enjoy cultural dance displays for guests/residents, fresh palm wine bar within the ocean view and elegant restaurants etc.
Whispering Palms Beach Resort
Whispering Palms is a conference resort centre occupying about 8 acres of land located in Iworo, Badagry Local Government Area of Lagos State. The resort lies on the Lagoon and typifies the beauty of the area’s cool Atlantic breeze, silica sands, palm trees and chirping birds. Whispering Palms offers ecological, beach and aquatic tourism where tourist can view some of the exotic animals and birds in its mini zoo.
Tarkwa Bay Beach
The Tarkwa Bay beach is located at Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos and is only accessible via water transport. Some of the interesting activities you can enjoy in Tarkwa Bay include volleyball and some other sports. Interesting treats include barbeque and chilled coconut juice served in coconut itself. It is important to note that other foods and drinks are not available at the beach so you may have to make provisions for that if you’re particular about having something edible. This is a sheltered and arguably the most popular beach in Lagos situated along Lagos harbour.
Inagbe Grand Resorts and Leisure
Inagbe Grand Resorts and Leisure is a modern Lagos leisure resort offering total comfort and relaxation. This Lagos beach resort offers pristine beauty especially for those that love nature at its best. Inagbe Grand Resorts and Leisure offers well-appointed and tastefully furnished rooms for maximum comfort and total relaxation.
Each of the resort rooms is spacious and has an en-suite bathroom, flat screen TV with satellite television channels, in-room telephone and much more. The resort also has an on-site restaurant that offers a contemporary international menu while their bars boast a relaxing atmosphere.
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Eleko beach is a palm-fringed beach with several small privately owned beach huts. The beach is quiet during the week but very busy during the weekends with vendors selling fresh fruits, vegetables, fish, prawns and various arts and crafts items. Eleko Beach offers peace of mind and tranquility, ideal for those seeking privacy. There are numbers of food joints and bars along the beach.
Lekki Conservative Centre
Lekki Conservation Centre was established in 1990 as biodiversity conservation icon and environmental education centre. Situated on Lekki Peninsula are of Lagos, the nature park which covers a land area of 78 hectares is one of Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) foremost conservation project sites. it consists of swamp and savannah habitats. The reserve is a resort which provides the serenity and beauty of nature in a world class environment. The reserve has 1.8km nature trail behind the main buildings in which you are ushered in by two wooden tracks. A death-defying 21 metre-high tree platform known as the tree house where you can have a panoramic view of the reserve, visitor’s centre, picnic area and children’s playground among the trees and a bird hide overlooking a swamp which is home to crocodiles and monitor lizards.
The Hard Rock Café
The Hard Rock Café is one of the best hangout spots in the city of Lagos. The café is located at Oniru Estate, near Landmark Centre, Victoria Island. The Hard Rock café offers a mouth-watering menu handled by world-class chefs. The place is particularly known for offering delicious American dishes. The café also houses a 200-seat art theatre, a stage for live performance, a swimming pool, and a special section for kids’ recreation. You’re guaranteed to have an amazing time here.