Where Modern Meets Traditional
Our Hotels in Lagos
Southern Sun Ikoyi is situated on the Lagos Island section of Lagos city. It is a close to both local attractions and the central business area, making this one of the most conveniently located Lagos hotels for both business and leisure guests. This hotel is a haven in the exhilarating hustle and bustle of the city, with its friendly service and restful lodging.
Each of the 195 rooms has been thoughtfully furnished to create a beautiful, serene atmosphere for you retire to after a long and busy day. You will have free WiFi, air-conditioning, a mini-bar and more at your disposal. Out of your room you can cool off in the swimming pool and sit back on the outdoor terrace. Business guests enjoy all the benefits of a fully equipped Business Centre.
Lagos is one of the busiest and most exciting cities in Africa. The city is a unique melting pot of traditional African culture and leading industry and business. To discover Lagos is to discover the face of modern Africa.
Explore the culture and history of the city at the National Arts Theatre and National Museum. Get the full modern-mall experience at Palms Shopping Mall which includes cinema screens, dining and shopping for the whole family. Visit protected wildlife areas, head to the beach or pick up souvenirs in one of the many non-stop markets. However you decide to spend your time in Lagos, it will be an experience you won’t quickly forget.
Our Top Recommendations
- Jankara Market
6 kilometres from Lagos Island, you can visit a lively, diverse market. Being the largest market in Lagos, you are sure to find something interesting – from tie-dyed fabric to pottery, jewellery and unique local crafts.
- Elegushi Beach
About 30 minutes from Lagos Island, this beach is known to offer the beauty of the beach along with fun, modern facilities, restaurants, night clubs and hangout spots with an emphasis on local cuisine. There is also a variety of live shows including music and jamborees all week long.
- Lufasi Park
Short for, Lekki Urban Forest Animal Shelter Initiative, Lufasi is 33 kilometres from Lagos Island. This area is a little patch of pristine coastal rain forest that has been protected for 25 years. It still contains some remaining stands of the highly endangered Ekki “Iron wood” tree and the threatened hooded vulture and great hornbill.
- Lekki Conservation Centre
This 21-year old conservation centre is about 30 minutes from Lagos Island. It is a conservation initiative to protect the wildlife of this area in the face of fast-growing development.