Victoria Island, Lagos
Victoria Island, Lagos also commonly called V.I is an affluent business and residential area in Lagos Island, Lagos. The city was first designated as a high-end residential area before emerging as one of the busiest cities in Nigeria. V.I, Lagos is home to the headquarters of many big indigenous companies such as Globacom and Zenith bank; and international companies like IBM, Halliburton and Hewlett Packard (HP). Victoria Island is host to numerous nightclubs, restaurants, hotels, as well as events entertainment centers. With numerous shopping malls, cinemas, art galleries and public parks such as the Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island constantly attracts people, especially the young and upwardly mobile who are looking to unwind, relax and have a good time. Interesting places to see and visit in Victoria Island includes Elegushi Beach, Atican Beach, Bar Beach, Nike Art Gallery, Rele Gallery, Freedom Park, Omenka Gallery, Tarkwa Bay, Balogun Market, Tinubu Square among several other attractions.
Hotels in Victoria Island
Hotels in Victoria Island are usually luxury hotels and boutique that are equipped with the best facilities and amenities to cater to guests in the most satisfactory and hospitable manner. Victoria Island Hotels have beautiful interiors often having contemporary artwork on display in rooms and in the hallways. Victoria Island hotels have also made it an important note to cater to the needs of young people by having internet access available on the premises of their hotels. Some hotels in Victoria Island also cater specifically for the business traveler by ensuring that there is a business center available in the hotel for guests to print, scan, or fax documents when they check into their hotel for the duration of their business trip. Other amenities also include conference and seminar facilities, meeting rooms as well as projector equipment. Hotels in Victoria Island range from the low budget 2-Star hotels to the luxury 5 star hotels. Check our list of hotels and guest houses in Victoria Island Nigeria. Compare room rates, read guest reviews and get the best hotel deals available on Jumia Travel. If you are visiting the popular areas in VI, check hotels near Adeola Odeku and other major streets. Browse our list of hotels in V.I and filter to get the best results on the cheapest hotels in Victoria Island, Lagos.
Best Victoria Island Hotels
Victoria Island Lagos is home to some of the best 5 star hotels in Nigeria like the Federal Palace Hotel, Eko Hotel, Intercontinental Lagos, Radisson Blu Anchorage, Lagos, Lagos Oriental Hotel, The Avenue Suites, The Wheatbaker Hotel, The George Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton, Protea Hotel Victoria Island. Many hotels in Victoria Island offer modern amenities and facilities (spa, swimming pool, event centre, fitness centre, etc) and their staff are well trained. Look forward to adequate security, comfort and top services at any top hotel in Victoria Island.
Budget hotels in Victoria Island
Cheap Victoria Island hotels are equipped with basic amenities for a comfortable stay. Some of the best budget hotels in VI include Peerage Retreat and Resort, The Belaggio Suites and Beni Apartments & Suites. The cheapest hotels in Victoria Island offer great accommodation services regardless of the price, with courteous staff, and amenities to make your stay a comfortable one. Book the cheapest hotels in Victoria Island today to enjoy your trip to VI on a budget.
Attractions and Places to Visit in Victoria Island
The popular bar beach in Victoria Island has a strong wave and a perfect walkway with cool breeze. Horse riding is another activity at the beach. The Bar beach market is one of the best markets for sea foods in the whole of Lagos state. Park ‘n’ Shop located in Adeola Odeku is also a famous shopping centre and a one stop place for grocery needs, be it local or international products or food stuff.
Transportation in Victoria Island
Victoria Island like other neighboring cities is separated from the mainland by the Lagos Lagoon. Victoria Island in Lagos is accessible by road from the mainland through 3 bridges – Eko, Carter and the Third Mainland Bridge. The popular Okada (commercial motorbikes) are restricted from operating in VI while Keke NAPEP (commercial tricycles) is limited to certain areas. The best means of transport in VI is via Taxis or car hire. You can also move in and out of Victoria Island with several personalized transport models such as Taxify and Uber. Buses also take passengers to major streets and landmarks.
These are some of the popular streets in Victoria Island, Lagos you may want to familiarize yourself with while commuting around Victoria Island.
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