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The 7 Best Christmas Holiday Destinations in Nigeria
Best Christmas Holiday Destinations in Nigeria
Peg Bracken — ‘Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.’
Christmas is a fun and festive moment for people all over the world; the season has been described as the most wonderful time of the year.
This holiday season, most families would love to embark on a vacation in order to spend quality bonding time with their loved ones, have fun, meet new people and unwind.
Nigeria has got some of the amazing holiday destinations that offer not just beautiful attractions but also countless activities, delicious cuisine and a myriad of interests that are sure to transform your holiday into an unforgettable experience.
So just in case you are in Nigeria this season or planning a trip to Nigeria, and you are looking for a weekend getaway, or a really cool place to spend your holiday, here are 7 amazing places you could visit.
7 Best Christmas Holiday Destinations in Nigeria
1. Omu Resort (Lagos)
Omu Resort is one of the finest Resorts in Lagos. If you would love to have fun adventures during the holidays in Lagos, Nigeria this is certainly a place to be. The world of OMU RESORT is set in a rainforest environment, it allows guests experience and be inspired by the wonders of nature.
Access to Zoo, Seaworld, Wax Museum, Archery, Mini-Golf, Mechanical Bull riding, Horse riding, Waterpark, Swimming-Pool and Amusement park. Additional access to Quad Bikes, Roller Skating, Kayaking, and Go-Karts.
International Food Festival: From the 23rd – 24th of December 2017 celebrate Omu Resort Food Festival. Enjoy Cuisines from Around the World. And, from the 25th – 26th December, 2017; enjoy the Christmas Celebration with Cultural Dancers and more. See contact details below:
- Address: 1 Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Way, Ibeju, Lekki
- Phone: 0814 281 2406
- Website: http://www.omuresort.com
2. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort (Lagos)
If you love a serene and beautiful environment where you can get a feel of the nice warm weather then La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort is your stop. The beach resort provides a pleasant, fascinating and excellent holiday relaxation for you and your loved ones.
The resort lies on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, bordered by Ikegun Lake. It combines an African themed hospitality with modern luxury; offering comfortable accommodation with 29 well-equipped chalets, luxury tents, a private swimming pool and the perfect beach for picnics. It is one of Africa’s most visited beach resort. See contact details below:
- Address: Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos
- Phone: 0805 222 5226
- Website: http://www.lacampagnetropicana.com/
3. Four Points by Sheraton (Lagos)
If you’re thinking of having a holiday getaway in an exclusive world-class hotel, in a serene and relaxing environment, this would be a great spot for you and spouse. The Four Points by Sheraton Lagos Hotel is located in Victoria Island with convenient access to shopping malls, movie theaters, beaches, art galleries, and other fun places in Lagos.
This hotel offers a mini-bar, free WiFi, an indoor pool spa, wellness center, and a comfortable stay in tastefully furnished rooms. See contact details below:
- Address: Plot 9/10 Block 2 Oniru Chieftaincy Estate, 021189, Lagos
- Phone: 01 448 9444
- Website: http://www.fourpointslagos.com/
4. Le Méridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort (Akwa Ibom)
Le Méridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort is located in Akwa Ibom State. Situated amidst rich palm forest vegetation, this magnificent hotel on 174 hectares of land connotes peace and serenity complemented by its original atmosphere.
The resort is known for its outstanding and world-class golf course with fantastic lodging, dining, and service. The modern haven of countless activities, delicious cuisine and a myriad of interests to suit anyone wanting quality time in a unique environment this holiday season. This certainly one of our favorite Christmas holiday destinations in Nigeria. See contact details below:
- Address: Nwaniba Road, PMB 1200, 021189, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
- Phone: +234 808 0527 411 or 0708 066 0000
- Website: http://www.lemeridienibom.com/
5. Obudu Ranch Hotel & Resort (Cross River)
Obudu Mountain Resort is a top-class hotel in Obudu, Cross River and is a wonderful place for family vacation and resort getaway. Its beautiful scenery and breathtaking views make it ideal for the lone adventurer, families on a reunion, young couple or a holiday group.
It features a water park with water slide and a swimming pool, a golf course, night-time bonfires and horseback riding. It is a great place to bond with your families while enjoying great entertainment and quality food and drinks. See contact details below:
- Address: Obudu (a mountain town in Cross River State Nigeria)
- Phone: 0808 673 1508
6. Optimel Water Sports (LAGOS)
- Address:18B Wole Olateju Crescent, off Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase I, Lagos
- Phone: 0813769 6523
7 Lekki Leisure Lake
Lekki Leisure Lake is a lakeside resort overlooking the Atlantic in the Lekki peninsula area. The resort offers the thrill of jet skiing in a safe environment, under the watchful eye and guidance of an instructor.
Immerse yourself in genuine quad biking adventure. Quad bikes are suitable for anyone over the age of twelve. For the thrill seekers amongst you, the 1 km long lake affords plenty of space to explore your adrenaline drives, though within reasonable confines.
Cruise along the serene and tranquil water in a pontoon boat. The Wave boat can be used for up to 6 people cozily and set up on the Jet Ski. This is defintely one of the best Christmas holiday destinations in Nigeria.
- Address: Eti-Osa, Lagos
- Phone: 0708 792 5587
There you have it, our Top 5 Christmas holiday destinations in Nigeria for 2017.
Have you been to any of these exciting places? Share your experience in the comments section.
Feel free to recommend just one great vacation spot in Nigeria aside from the list above. Where could that be? Drop your suggestions below in the comment box.
Do have a swell time this holiday! Merry Christmas in advance!
Yours in Style,
Kobi O. Mbagwu (Mr. Kobi)
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