We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
African
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
Reviews (42)
Filter reviews
40 results
Traveller rating
11
16
7
5
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
11
16
7
5
1
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

The hotel is great, beautifull & clean, the service is professional but the Pizza is the worst ever. The corners hard as hell the middle uncooked, what a shame for this kind of place. On top of that they charge you parking money what is...unacceptable for a place as this, with unfriendly arrogant gate keeper. I had a stamp of the consierge so I didn’t need to pay, but they tried to ask money anyway! I didn’t pay afterall but lost 15mins for nothing!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Federal Palace Hotel is a lovely destination for a romantic getaway.Romantic garden, lovely view of the ocean + ships sailing by, great food and excellent service. I will definitely be back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

The food is really nice. Probably one of the best in Lagos. Best advice is to go for the buffet. Price is reasonable.

Date of visit: July 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the better hotels in Lagos, but with the reception filled with cigarette smoke from the casino, not a great reception. The hotel is clean, breakfast was fine and the rooms are comfortable. The room I stayed in had been renovated, but they...neglected to renovate the bathroom fully. Some old taps which was a detractor.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The buffet served at Federal Palace is one thing that keeps bringing me back. The restaurant is cozy with the way its furnished.

Date of visit: November 2017
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I decided to host the 612th Apapa Diners Dinner at Federal Palace on Thursday 26 April 3018. It was a special dinner for both me personally and the Apapa Diners Club. It would be the start of my 60th Birthday celebrations and 51 years of...continuous monthly dinners for the Apapa Diners Club. The General Manager David Kliegl together with the Executive Chef Dietmar Faes and the Food and Beverage Manager George Dairy planned and delivered a superb six course menu accompanied by an interesting variety of canapés and a excellent choice of Champagne, wines and Port. My gratitude to David and his team for ensuring that all aspects of the dinner was a complete success and this was backed up by the compliments I received from the other diners. I will most certainly use Federal Palace for my next dinner or any other event I will be hosting or organizing.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

It was indeed a relaxing moment for the family. We all loved the pool and the variety of meals offered. If you like casino, then you need to visit this place. There was nothing unique about the rooms. They were just average.

Date of visit: October 2017
Helpful?
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I have been staying at the Federal Palace for some 5 years now. Every time I stay there I am welcomed back "home" and that is just what it feels like. From the gracious host, GM Mr David Kliegl to Mr Anthony Ajayi, Rooms Division...Manager to Mrs Zulay Omorelo, their attention to detail is amazing. The rooms are spacious, well serviced with shampoos, creams etc and the rooms are spotless. There is a coffee making machine, a kettle, a fridge and room service has great meals. The daily lunch buffet is a must too!! I look forward to returning in November when I know I will be "coming home" again.More

Date of visit: September 2017
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Good and well cooked food - and probably one of the best breakfast buffets i have ever had. Staff is nice and very helpfull

Date of visit: May 2017
Helpful?
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Chic hotel. Very well kept facility. Buffet provides good variety and options. Lots of sitting options indoor, outdoor, upstairs, sea / garden facing.

Date of visit: October 2016
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Hardrock Hotel and Suites
9 reviews
1.31 km away
Golden Tulip Essential Lagos Airport Hotel
42 reviews
4.73 km away
Signatious Hotel And Suites Lagos
2 reviews
4.73 km away
Swiss International D' Palms Airport Hotel
13 reviews
4.88 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
De Bull Restaurant & Bar
8 reviews
6.03 km away
Tilapia & Tinz
5 reviews
4.86 km away
The Long Bar
21 reviews
7.09 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Synagogue Church Of all Nations
57 reviews
1.44 km away
Kalakuta Republic Museum
29 reviews
10.22 km away
Ovuomaroro Studio and Gallery
5 reviews
6.46 km away
Black Heritage Museum
28 reviews
10.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
moteni
12 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ayoawejoseph | Reviewed this property |
I doubt very much if the hotel will permit bringing in a cake except for an exclusive booking of the restaurant.
0
Votes
Lakesosims
29 October 2015|
Answer
Response from CSRam | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw your query!
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Federal Palace

Federal Palace is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5