Thinking of places to hangout in Lagos can be a bit bothersome. Although, Lagos is very stressful, finding great hang out spots make it a lot better. Most times, Lagosians tend to go to restaurants to have fun but there’s so much more to see in Lagos than restaurants. We’ve come up with a list of places that are secure where you can go have fun, catch all the vibes that Lagos offers.
Looking to get away from the stress of the city? This is the right spot for relaxation. Although, its quite a distance from the hustle and bustle of the city, you can spend book a lodge and spend a few days here. Omu resort is home to a zoo, amusement rides and you can even go on a quad bike for more fun. Whether you choose to go alone or with friends, you’ll have the time of your life a Omu resort.
Upbeat Recreational Centre
Located in the heart of Lekki Phase 1, this recreation centre is the perfect place to get your adrenaline pumping. With an array of fun activities, you get everything that you would normally not get anywhere else. It has a huge trampoline space that would wear kids out, so its just right to spend some time here. It’s fun, exciting and definitely something different.
Overlooking the Atlantic ocean, Wave beach is definitely a great hangout spot for friends because nothing is truly as relaxing as the beach. This private beach nestled in the Elegushi area of Lekki, is opened every day and is very secure. Treat yourself to the perfect peach ambience. This place is suitable for both kids and adults.
ATV World Lekki
This place can also be referred to as quad biking heaven as the tracks here are specially made for quad biking. Who would say no to biking on the beach? Literally no one. They even offer trainings for newbies. Have fun racing with friends or loved ones here.
Rufus and Bee
If you’re looking to have fun, look no further than Rufus and Bee. Located in Twinwaters building, it has a games arcade including a bowling alley! You can’t run out of things to do here and there’s also a sports bar where sports lovers can sit back and watch their favorite games.
Lekki Conservation Centre
Built mainly for the conservation and preservation of some animals and plants, LCC gives you a peak into how animals are in their natural habitats. Away from the noise of Lagos, this natural sanctuary is a great place to explore nature and you can make use of the longest canopy walk in Africa. This canopy walkway gives you an amazing view of the animals from the tree tops.
Nike Art Gallery
This art gallery is the perfect place for art lovers. Located in Lekki, Lagos, this five-storey building houses different kinds of art from many artists, a textile museum and a coffee shop. This is the perfect spot to learn more about African art and crafts.
Located in the capital of Lagos: Ikeja. The New Africa shrine renamed Fela shrine to honor legendary afrobeat icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti. This centre hosts a variety of events including performances by Femi Kuti and his band. You can indulge in a host of local delicacies like Jollof rice, Ayamase and ofada, peppered snails and lots more.
A bookshop and record store in the heart of Ikoyi, Jazzhole is the perfect relaxing atmosphere. Lovers of books and contemporary music will find this place amazing. It provides the right ambience for book lovers with their diverse collection of books and records. Shop for books, read, buy yummy desserts, vinyl records and even listen to Jazz music here.
Although only accessible by a boat ride, this island is great for a get away from the city. Tarkwa bay is also very popular among water sport lovers. This is somewhere you can easily enjoy a chill day.
There you have it, the perfect guide to explore Lagos without breaking the bank.