Daycation at Lacampagne Tropicana

Top 7 Resorts for the best staycations in Lagos

The start of a new year should bring new travel habits one of which should be a weekend staycation. To make your decision easier, I have curated list of the top 7 resorts for the best staycations in Lagos. All you have to do is pick one and go!


  1. Jara Beach

The only resort in Lagos that serves a floating breakfast. This all-inclusive ocean front getaway is your chance to experience the luxury of owning your own private beach. The resort provides you with a designated personal concierge who personally attends to your every need. If your definition of the perfect staycation is relaxation then Jara really is the best place.

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2. Lakowe Lakes

Are you even still in Lagos? That’s the question you’ll ask yourself when visiting Lakowe Lakes. You can book a night’s stay in one of their cottages, ride a bicycle round the property, wake up to a view of the lake and picnic in the afternoon on the beautiful grounds. If you’re looking for something a little more active to do they offer paddle boating and fishing in the lake.

This is the perfect destination for a little serenity and tranquility.

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3. Lacampagne Beach Resort

Adventure, relaxation all rolled into one destination. Lacampagne is located on the outskirts of Lagos so a daycation or staycation will be ideal. Your days can be filled with adventure with activities like kayaking, tubing, water taxi and Jet Skiing. Or you can opt for pure relaxation – laying on the beach or taking a dip in the pool.

Take your pick.

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The Palm trees of Lacampagne Tropicana

4. Whispering Palms

Whispering Palms is one of the best resorts in Lagos. It’s located at the heart of Badagry making it the perfect choice for a weekend of exploration and relaxation.

Its location makes it easy to learn the history of the Slaves from a visit the Badagry Heritage Museum, as well as see history in itself from a visit to the first story building built in Nigeria. You will also be able to visit Gberefu Island also known as “The Point of no Return” where slaves were shipped off to unknown destinations.

Back at the resort, the scenery and activities are sure to be a much needed time of relaxation after a day of exploring Badagry.

A little thing to note: the resort can organise a tour of Badagry for you, just make your enquires.

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5. Jaybee Beach Camp

A secluded cabin on the beach with an ocean front view. Jaybee beach camp is the perfect location to escape the hustle and bustle of Lagos city life even just for a weekend. It’s unique location makes it the ideal place to unplug and reset. Don’t forget, you also have the whole beach – Tarkwa Bay – to yourself.

6. Epe Resorts

Lagos’ very own fish town. Epe Resorts is where you go to eat the fresh catch of the day. In addition, Epe Resorts also a place of relaxation after a long day of exploring the town of Epe. Its Mangroves, fish market and all that Epe has to offer.

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7. Inagbe Grand resort

An island resort that offers the perfect combination of sun, sand and sea.

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Start your year off right by cultivating new travel habits. Remember, travel smart and travel safe.

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