Tourist Attractions 7 best resorts in Nigeria for a perfect weekend getaway

From Lagos to Calabar, here are some of the best tourist attractions in the country perfect for both a weekend getaway and a romantic getaway.

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Nigeria is indeed a beautiful nation with a lot of incredible resorts ideal for a family getaway.

Whether you're in the country or out of the country looking for a weekend getaway, a romantic getaway or a really cool place to spend your holiday. Nigeria, a home for tourist, has got some of the amazing resorts that offer not just beautiful attractions but also beautiful architecture with high-class accommodation facilities that are cosy and sure to transform your holiday into an unforgettable experience.

From Lagos to Calabar, here are some of the amazing tourist attractions in the country.

1. Le Méridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort Uyo, Akwa Ibom

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Referred to as the pride of Uyo, the five-star golf resort, Le Méridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort, is situated atop rich palm vegetations with a breathtaking view over the rainforest stretching forth to the mountain of Cameroon and is well known for its outstanding 18 hole golf course. The on-site restaurant serves one of the most delicious local and intercontinental dishes in this region of the country.

2. Whispering Palms Resort, Badagry, Lagos

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Lying somewhere in Badagry Lagos is this incredible resort which offers a combination of a beautiful scenery, unique cuisine, tall palm trees, chirping birds, interesting activities and a zoo. Interesting. right?

The on-site hotel accommodation at the resort has spacious and cosy lounges, terraced lagoon front fitted with concrete tables and seats for guests to relax and unwind, as well as a standard swimming pool.

3. Obudu Mountain Resort, Calabar, Cross River

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One of the finest resorts Nigeria has to offer is Obudu Cattle Ranch, located in the highlands of Cross River State.

The resort is notable for having Africa’s longest cable ride which extends from the bottom of the mountain through an extremely winding road to the top of the resort, thus providing the guests with a super exciting view of the mountain and of course offering them a big chance to see the beauty of the region while taking in the freshness of the atmosphere.

4. Zenababs Half Moon Resort, Ilesha, Osun

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Located on Prince Oladele Olashore Way, Ilo Aiyegunle, Ilesha, Osun State is Zenababs Half Moon Resort surrounded a good number of natural beauty such as hills and has got spectacular views to make your stay full of a lot of interesting sites seeing.

5. La Campagne Tropicana, Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos

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La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, believed to be one of Africa’s most visited beach resort, is a paradise beyond every tourist’s imagination. The resort presents a unique mix of a natural environment consisting of a Savannah, fresh water lake, accessible mangrove forest, warm Atlantic sea and extensively sandy beach.

The tourist centre offers a host of interesting activities like hiking, hunting, horse riding, canoeing, ocean water fishing, aqua aerobics, beach volleyball & football are among the many others to give you the super exciting getaway you desire. The resort also provides world class accommodation, spa treatments, massage therapy, fully equipped cardiovascular gym with personal trainers and also a 27-hole golf course.

6. Tinapa Resort, Calabar, Cross River

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Tinapa resort is the first integrated business and leisure resort in Nigeria aimed at integrating business with pleasure. It has facilities that enable guests to engage in retail and wholesale activities as well as leisure and entertainment.

7. Kamp Ikare Beach Resort, Ikare, Lagos

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Kamp Ikare which can only be accessed by boat is a Miami-style beach resort which fits perfectly as a haven for pleasure seekers in search of solitude or romantic getaway. The resort with its countryside feel has a main communal beach house with 6 duplex cabins positioned around a swimming pool just meters from the sea.

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