With endless romantic locations in the city of Lagos, Valentine’s day brings with it captivating feeling of love. Flowers, scented candles, exotic dinners, hangouts, long beach walks; these and much more are the perks of Valentine’s day. Set aside the hustle and bustle of the city, and indulge your special someone to a romantic getaway or date this Valentine’s day. Whether you hope to spend the day with family, close friends, romantic partner or spouse below is a list of places to check out this Valentine’s season.
Omu Resort, Lekki
Highly recommended for families and friends. This park offers a range of games(Kart racing, archery, golf etc) as well as other side attractions. The enthralling scenery this resort offers makes it a good spot for adventurous couples, families, and children.
One of the most romantic spots in Lagos, Ember Creek, Ikoyi is magical for lovers. With a great oceanic view, this spot has an amazing ambience, not to mention the cosy feel it brings. Whispers of sweet nothings, breezy and calm view, great music and an amazing menu, Ember Creek satisfies everyone.
Formerly, Piccolo Mondo, This lounge is ready to blow your mind day or night. A super homely place during the day, thrilling and exciting at night. This place is one of the hottest nightlife spots in Lagos. Located in the heart of Victoria Island, Vellvett serves a mix of international, Grills and oriental cuisines.
Fine dining at its peak! Noir is one of the newest spots in town. Family and friends not exempted; this spot will make for that breathtaking Valentine date experience. Asides the impressive decor that screams class and sophistication, this restaurant gives a first class dining experience. Not to mention a wide variety of tasty wine for the wine lovers, steak lovers get to prepare their meal to their taste using the steak stone. Treat a loved one to an unforgettable dinner this Valentine’s day.
Lekki Leisure Lake
Best destination for safe and authentic outdoor fun in Lagos, Lekki Leisure Lake is appropriate for both families, friends and of course couples. On the side, this location can serve as a weekend getaway for Valentine’s with the Vantage Hotel, offering a great view of the ocean. Play at the beach, take long walks and horse rides and get some adrenaline rush with Ziplining. You’re sure to have an exciting time.
The Lighthouse Bar & Grill
The Lighthouse Bar and Grill offers mouthwatering seafood together with a calm oceanic view. Lovers looking to have an exciting and intimate time will not regret visiting this place. With an open plan layout overlooking the Five Cowries Creek, this is one of those perfect dinner spots.
Nok By Alara
Fine dining, contemporary, pan-African restaurant, Nok is a go-to spot for family, friends and of course lovers! Nok by Alara gives the classic African food an unconventional twist. Not just a restaurant, it has a garden area outside with lovely African artwork. For those interested in grills, whether during the day or at night this restaurant is ready to fulfil your cravings. Nok by Alara waits to give you that romantic feel this Valentine’s.
La Campagne Tropicana
You are sure to get sparkling feelings of romance this Valentine’s day if you decide to visit this beach resort. A reflection of elegance and beauty situated at the coast of Atlantic ocean and bordered by the Ikegun Lake. La Campagne Tropicana is sure to give family, friends and lovers alike nature-filled fun. With beach houses, guest houses and hotels, a romantic getaway is a certainty.
An ideal location for those looking out for a romantic time with their significant other as well as utter relaxation. Whispering Palms, located within the swaying palm trees, perfect beaches and lush tropics of Badagry makes room for romantic dinner while watching the sunset. The resort also has comfortable hotel rooms, a mini zoo and classic restaurants.
Epe Resort and Spa
Treat your loved ones to a well-deserved spa treatment while enjoying the calming scenery this resort provides. Combination of both contemporary and traditional style, if you’re looking forward to indulging in a more relaxing atmosphere then your Valentine is made.
La Manga Luxury Beach Villa
Picturesque paradise nestled along the Atlantic ocean, on the beautiful and enchanting Ilashe Island, La Manga is simply stunning. La Manga Luxury Beach, surrounded by luscious and towering palm trees is a 15-minute boat ride from Ikoyi and Victoria Island. A location perfect for lovers to relax, La Manga is a quintessential place to spend Valentine’s day.
La Veranda Restaurant
An ideal restaurant for a date night, La Veranda offers the option of dining in an enclosed space or sitting on the veranda overlooking the pool and the street. Tagged the best Italian restaurant in Lagos, this restaurant brings cosy and delight together with highly artistic decors and great ambience.