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The Federal Palace Hotel

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“large grounds”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

The Federal Palace is definitely my favorite hotel in Lagos. It's in a great location near in my opinion, some of the best restaurants and clubs in Lagos. While the Federal Palace isn't the most modern hotel, its definitely a classic. The hotel is definitely...More

Thank LiyaD28
Response from david_kliegl, General Manager at The Federal Palace HotelResponded 10 October 2016

Dear LiyaD28 Thank you for your review of the Sun Federal Palace Hotel & Casino. The Federal Palace was the most luxurious hotel when it was originally built in 1950. We have refurbished it extensively, but worked hard to maintain its charm, particularly in the...More

Reviewed 8 June 2016

Great attention to guest needs. I had an exceptionally pleasant welcome beginning from the bellman to the receptionist. A complimentary glass of pineapple juice was served while check-in was in process and everyone was very polite and eager to help. The room I stayed in...More

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Response from david_kliegl, General Manager at The Federal Palace HotelResponded 10 October 2016

Dear iPhiLgreat Thank you for your review of the Sun Federal Palace Hotel & Casino. We are delighted with your accolade of being "the best hotel experience that you have ever had in Lagos". We understand the importance of a clean room, comfortable bed, good...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016

The Federal palace Hotel on Ahmadu Bello Way is a really nice hotel with an excellent locatoion. It has lovely staff, a nice menu and an active ambiance around it. The hotel rooms are spacious, clean and comfortableMore

Thank Ibadanboy
Response from david_kliegl, General Manager at The Federal Palace HotelResponded 1 November 2016

Dear Ibadanboy Thank you for your review of the Sun Federal Palace Hotel & Casino. We are delighted that you have found all the qualities of a good hotel in our hotel...great location, friendly staff, clean comfortable rooms and good food. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 27 May 2016

A good 4 star it can be, if the Management decides to upgrade the property. No doubt about the location, it is beautiful overlooking the waters provided you get a room facing it. The security, entrance and lobby is good, warm welcome by staff is...More

Thank santy g
Response from david_kliegl, General Manager at The Federal Palace HotelResponded 1 November 2016

Dear Santy G Thank you for your review of the Sun Federal Palace Hotel & Casino. I was dismayed to read of the short coming's in the standard of service provided particularly the poor housekeeping. The cleanliness of the hotel, especially in the bedrooms is...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

I stayed here for two nights. Overall, not bad, but certainly not memorable. For the price I had higher expectations. The room was a good size, and bed was comfortable. However, the bath was missing its plug, and I battled to communicate with housekeeping to...More

Thank Kathy M
Response from david_kliegl, General Manager at The Federal Palace HotelResponded 1 November 2016

Dear Kathy M Thank you for your review of the Sun Federal Palace Hotel & Casino. I am sorry that your stay did not rate as a memorable one. You comments regarding the pillows have been noted. We do inspect and remove stained linen, towels,...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Casino and Gambling
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Details
Price range
US$ 177 - US$ 233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
#5 Business Hotel in Lagos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 177 - US$ 233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
#5 Business Hotel in Lagos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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adepejuonamusi89
29 July 2017|
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Response from ZurielKiru | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the hotel has the capacity for up to 100 people.
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John S
30 September 2016|
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Response from Ayodeji D | Reviewed this property |
They have fridge and kettle, not sure about microwave
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David M
4 November 2014|
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Response from nad130 | Reviewed this property |
I've used visa there. Don't know about AE.
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Room Tips
"Go for a sea-view although there is no noise to speak of from the street side."
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"get a sea facing room and stay on the 4th or 5th floor"
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"The balmoral hall is well situated and conducive for meetings"
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"If you want a sea-view room and want to actually see the sea ask for a room on the 4th floor and above"
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