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The Federal Palace Hotel

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Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Very well decorated hotel. The entrance and rooms are beautiful. The buffet breakfast is excellent with a lot of choice in bread, cereales fresh fruit eggs cheese and many more. The staff is welcoming and helpful. Excellent wifi!

2Thank Petra F
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This hotel is a gem away from from the hustle and bustle of Lagos city. It's gardens and pool area are one of the few green spots in Lagos and provides that breathe of fresh air that is often needed when travelling in a chaotic place. The hotel is expensive but compares favourably with the other upper end hotels in...

Thank Diane L
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed in Federal Palace for 2 nights. Overall, the service was excellent with very helpful hotel staff. Used the gym facilities which met my needs. The breakfast was excellent and definitely 5 star. Had dinner at the hotel restaurant and the food was top quality. Room was great with sea views. Would definitely recommend. Grounds also have a pool and...

Thank George T
Hong Kong
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I do not think that this is a 5 star quality hotel and it is certainly not worth the money which they are asking for it. Starting with the booking process, I requested a car pickup and airport “Protocol” service. This resulted in a separate form arriving requesting a lot of personal information (e.g. date of birth) and a photocopy...

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

I have stayed in most of the upper end hotels in Lagos. The FP is probably relatively value for money but it feels old and past it's best... It is well located and has a great feel with lawns and channel to the port in front. Rooms small but comfortable

Thank GertdeBeer
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Large hotel, decent sized conference facility, good pool and water slides, massive lawns and water side garden. rooms were average sized, reception staff were not warm, i was the only person at check out at 8 am and still took 20 minutes, massive property, but not being effectively used. doors were pretty sound proofed. breakfast priced at 8100, ie some...

Thank mjacob007
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Prefer Wheatbaker and Intercontinental. Better food options, nicer gym with better rooms at these other hotels. FP does have a quick and painless check in. Expensive which is the norm in Lagos. Would stay here if i had kids though as it has a good pool with slides.

Thank BigBenSA
Reviewed 21 May 2015

There kitchen doesn't close and the chef was so friendly. The outdoor exercise area and the clean pool make my stay even more enjoyable. The wifi works all over the expansive ground and in the rooms. The beautiful rooms with great river views adds to the reasons i will go back there again. On a hot day ask for a...

Thank Nii Amah D
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Exceptional good from the room, food, environment and staff.. Room was cozy, just the want I need rest after business meetings, arguably the best breakfast I had in Nigeria, facilities was good, name it.. casino, bar and my favorite 'The Peacock'..

Thank NagenNM
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

I have visited the Federal Palace hotel many times since the reopening and at one time basically lived there...this is the very best with customer service. The staff are extremely friendly and have been target for poaching by most of the hotels in Lagos. It has a superb foyer, casino and pool club that can compete with the best standards....

Thank Mohammed M

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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
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $216 - $324 (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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“sea view side is the best”
 of 5 bubbles mthomas45160, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lagoon view.”
 of 5 bubbles Rescue1A, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view room. its actually better. although ships make some noise when they are docking.”
 of 5 bubbles ceejayagu, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“River view rooms quite on second plus floors”
 of 5 bubbles BamMax, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles patshineon, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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