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The Federal Palace Hotel

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Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 4 May 2015

The hotel is in good shape and has an excellent view of the Atlantic Ocean; this can be savoured from the well-kept courtyard; though the peacocks at the courtyard seem to give a better welcoming smile than the reception staffs.

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Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I like big hotels, but often find you can sort of get ignored in ne. But that isn't the case with Federal Palace. The service is great, the rooms are clean, and the have an awesome buffet lunch. Our room wasn't the biggest, but it was comfortable and perfectly adequate. There is a nice family pool on property and the...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I went back to the Federal Palace after a few stays in other hotels and I still think it's the best option for Lagos. Easy check in, friendly staff, good food and lovely grounds. The Wi-Fi works much better now as well.

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1Thank T-Africa2000
Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2015

A great hotel that offers a calm and tranquil atmosphere. It has an excellent pool complex with slide. Shade was in short supply around the pool as the sun parasols were ineffective. The free crazy golf looks great fun but it was too hot for us in the sun. Also the out door fitness stations were well maintained. The hotel...

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1Thank Phil_the_Head
Reviewed 13 February 2015

The first time i walked into Federal Palace Hotel, I thought, this simply has to be the most beautiful hotel in Lagos and I MUST shoot here! Being a film maker I always have my eyes peeled for great locations. We approached the General Manager, Mr David Kliegl with a full on presentation and shaking in our boots because we...

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3Thank Before 3
Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

The hotel has a wonderful ambience and serenity. In a city that is characterised by lots of noise, you'll wonder about the quiet environment at the hotel. The service was excellent. I enjoyed the fine dining. I'm going back soon to enjoy those steaks again.

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2Thank davidadeife
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The Federal Palace Hotel is one of the oldest luxury hotels in Lagos (probably in Nigeria). Refurbished in recent times, it is now a cool & calm oasis in the midst of this hustling & bustling city. Great swimming pool area, nice rooms, good restaurants and onsite casino and a whole lot more.

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2Thank Ibadanboy
Johannesburg
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Very secure and peaceful hotel in the busyness of Lagos. Everything you need done is taken care of by friendly staff. Casino and gym available. The view from the rooms of harbour from the island it's unbelievable that one is in Lagos.

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1Thank Monde S
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

Sun International has hidden a wonderful casino in the old wing of Federal Palace Hotel and have a kitchen and restaurant befitting of royalty. The compliment breakfast is really worth coming down for in morning.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I stayed in the Federal palace hotel for a week on business trip, the hotel is huge with an ancient design It has a small nice gym a big swimming pool and a casino. The Rooms are quite big, clean with TV and AC. Breakfast (included ) was really good and delicious , but dinner is very expensive not delicious...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the commercial hub of Lagos, Nigeria’s Federal Palace Hotel is tailored to international corporate standards. Conduct a boardroom meeting within the walls that witnessed the signing of Nigeria’s Independence Declaration or manage your daily business affairs in the convenience of one of the eight boardrooms. The Federal Palace Hotel caters for corporate travellers who value consistency in excellence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Federal Palace Hotel

Address: 6 - 8 Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, Nigeria
Region: Nigeria > Lagos State > Lagos
Price Range: ₹ 10,606 - ₹ 15,909 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Federal Palace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 146
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Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Lagos
#5 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
#13 Best Value Hotel in Lagos
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