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Accra, Ghana
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Some off the best trained staff I have seen in West-Africa. I travel mostly in West-Africa on a weekly basis and the staff here is the best I have seen in the last 8 years. The managers should take some credit for this.

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Pierred964, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and will ensure the consistency is maintained as we look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent service delivery by all standard. Well train staffs and professionals. Very clean environment with good meal. I will always use Southern Sun any time am in town. I enjoyed my business trip and stay. Had good Internet service. Southern Sun best by all standard.

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Edgar Z, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and will ensure the consistency is maintained as we look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I had an urgent need for a getaway and didnt know what to do, so i surfed the net and found details of southern sun hotel. Called their official line and was directed to their marketing office and spoke to a very cheerful lady Ms Ubong. SHe gave me details of the hotel including amenities and i as sold. I...

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Ope, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and will ensure consistently get exactly that. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

Ibadan, Nigeria
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

I had a weekend stay i would never forget. From the front desk to the valet everybody was courteous. Rooms were quiet, clean and comfortable. The food was great as usual and cocktails for me and my darling were made just right. I will definitely visit again

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Kunle, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and giving you an unforgettable experience is our specialty. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

I was there with friends for lunch. The ambiance.. great.. the food.. lip smacking the staff.. friendly the service.. professional. Everything just seemed to work hand in hand to bring about excellence. Love it

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Olaolubs, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and providing unforgettable experiences is our specialty. , We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards

Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 13 October 2015

I for one, i'm a good connoisseur of ambience and it does matter to me a lot that I enjoy that wherever I choose to stay. Southern Sun exudes lovely ambience and are equally equipped with extra courteous staff that dote on you ever so often making you feel extra comfortable. From Miss Nseobot (Sales/PR Manager) to Francis (Financial Controller)...

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Sizzlebee, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and providing unforgettable experiences is our specialty. , We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2015

The service is very good & professional - from the reception to good room layout plus excellent breakfast. Ideal stay for business travellers and visitors - centrally located in the high-brow area of Lagos - serene environment -

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Olu, It was a pleasure having you stay at the hotel, more so, we are glad we met your expectations. Excellence in service delivery is our trade mark and we are glad you truly felt every bit of it. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Easily the best food and customer service experience in Lagos. I always look forward to the next trip!! I see well trained staff always will to be of help. Excellent business center and meeting areas Wish there was a Southern Sun in every Nigerian city I visit Wi

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Udeme, As the saying goes, "My friend Udeme, is a great! man", we are glad to have you stay with us and more so, experience hospitality at it's best. We are committed to maintaining this feat as we look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards Cliff

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I have stayed at numerous hotels in Lagos over the last 3 years and the Southern Sun Ikoyi far surpasses the rest as far as guest services is concerned. The overall experience is great and the staff are extremely well trained From greeting you regularly to constant checks on your well being, including several checks during breakfast to ensure your...

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ssih, Manager at Southern Sun Ikoyi, responded to this review

Dear Waytob, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and providing unforgettable experiences is our specialty. , We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Regardless of global opinion about Nigeria, the Southern Sun has proven excellent service, comfort and security is available in Lagos, Nigeria. The attention to all these facets is demonstrated from the entrance to the establishment, the warm welcome by the grounds and security team, the professional and friendly reception staff and the hotel personnel who conduct business with a generous...

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Dear Eightfold28, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel and we are glad we met your expectations. Hospitality at it's best is what we stand for and providing unforgettable experiences is our specialty. , We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel. Warm regards Cliff

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family 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
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Southern Sun Hotel Ikoyi LagosAddress 47 Alfred Rewane Road (Kingsway Road)Ikoyi – Lagos Nigeria.Location Southern Sun Ikoyi is strategically located in the GovernmentArea of the City. It offers the corporate business travelers an excellent accommodation and irresistible Services. The hotel is situated within a few kilometers from the Atlantic Ocean (popularly called Bar Beach), 5km from the City Centre and 30km from the International Airport.Accommodation Southern Sun Hotel Ikoyi has a total of 195 rooms tastefully furnished with luxurious amenities and offers various segments of rooms to meet our clients’ needs. The Hotel rooms are categorized as follows: 86 Standard Rooms 75 Executive Rooms (One Double Bed) 22 Executive Rooms (Two Double Beds) 5 Junior Suites 4 Suites 2 Executive Suites 1 Paraplegic RoomAll the above mentioned rooms are non-smokingGuests Rooms All rooms are fitted with the followings: Air-conditioning Flat Screen 32” LCD TV DSTV and Local Channels Hitv Channels High Speed Complementary Internet Access WIFI internet connectivity IDD Telephone System in rooms Safe Deposit Boxes Electronic Door Lock Tea/Coffee Making facilities Fully Stock Mini Bar Hair Dryer Iron/Ironing Board (on request) Work Desk with LampExecutive Floors The Executive floors (8th & 9th) offer our esteemedguests exclusive services as follows: Executive Lounge Complimentary:o Continental/Buffet Breakfasto Fruit Basket on Arrivalo Bottle of Wineo Newspaperso Bathrobeso Slipperso Loffa Business & Secretarial Services Turndown ServiceFamily Children under 3 years and below stay and eat freeServices Our Hotel Services include: 24 hours effective and efficient security system 24 hours, 7 days a week room service Laundry and Dry Cleaning Services Secured Environment Free Parking Business Centre with state-of-the-art facilities Daily Secretarial Services Fitness Centre with modern equipment ATM Services on site WIFI internet connectivity throughout the Hotel High Speed Internet Access Outdoor Swimming PoolConference/MeetingOur professional Staff will assist our Corporate and Business Clients to plan their meetings/functions. Our meeting rooms are fully equipped with state-of-art-facilities.Restaurant/Bar Our Restaurants our open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner and offer elegant Nigerian and Continental dishes to the delight of all guests. Restaurant Capacityo Main Restaurant - 80 Seatso Mezzanine Lounge/Bar - 20 Seats Operation Hourso Breakfast - 6.30am – 10.00amo Lunch - 12.00pm – 3.00pmo Dinner - 6.00pm – 10.00pmSports/Recreation * Swimming Pool Fitness Centre Gym Sauna/Steam RoomUseful Information The Hotel does not operate Airport Shuttle, but could assist our guests to make arrangement with a reliable Car Rentals on request. Rates are inclusive of Full Continental/Buffet Breakfast 5% VAT and 10% Service Charge.Interested Placesin Lagos Ikoyi Club – Established 1938 is just 5 minutes walk from the hotel and it offers various sporting facilities. It has about 15,000 members of high profile people in Nigeria. Muson Centre – meaning Musical Society of Nigeria. Is 10 minutes drive from the hotel and most musical concert are staged at the Centre. Bar Beach – is located 5km drive from the Hotel. This is the main beach on Victoria Island, Lagos. The Bar Beach is named historically after the sand bars on long the Lagos Coastline. Silverbird Calleria – Is situated on Victoria Island, a 10 minutes drive from Southern Sun Ikoyi. Shoprite – Is located along Lekki Expressway, is 20 minutes from Southern Sun Ikoyi. Eleko Beach – Is about 45minutes drive along the Lekki-Epe Expressway. It is one the most popular among the beaches in Lagos. It is very busy during festive and public holidays.Language *English and three (3) other major Nigerian Languages –Yoruba, Igbo and HausaCurrency Naira(Local)Credit Card Visa and Master CardsElectricity 220vTime Zone GMT-1Climate Tropical Climate all year round with temperature of 25c and 40c.Major Airlines South African Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa, British Airways, KLM, Egypt Air, Kenya Airways, Delta Airlines, Arik Air, Turkish AirRates are Inclusive of:  Full Buffet Breakfast 10% Service charge Other Added Values are:  Wifi/Internet Service Two bottled water in Room Daily Gym, Sauna and Steam Swimming Pool Free Car Parking ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Ikoyi

Address: 47 Alfred Rewane Road Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria
Region: Nigeria > Lagos State > Lagos
Price Range: $278 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Ikoyi 4*
Number of rooms: 195
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel Lagos
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
#4 Business Hotel in Lagos
#12 Best Value Hotel in Lagos
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