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Lagos international airport, Ajao Estate neighbourhood’s growing hotels attraction

Lagos international airport, Ajao Estate neighbourhood’s growing hotels attraction July 30, 2019 By Samson Echenim Ajao Estate, Lagos international airport’s neighbouring town, is pleasantly littered with affordable hotels that give value for money. Thanks to proximity to Murtala Mohammed International Airport. hotels of various classes dot the landscape along the road that leads to Oshodi and other parts of the city. Though the airport  road is 5.7 kilometres long, there are over 23 hotels with barely 20 metres distance between one hotel from the next. Proximity to the Murtala Mohammed International Airport has helped to define the city’s economy as a hospitality enclave with hundreds of hotels. The airport road, a recently refurbished infrastructure that resulted in a bogus highway alone parades 23 hotels. The road has the city’s best with the likes of Golden Tulip Hotel, West View, Stop Over Motels and the new Grandvenice, among others. You can find on both sides of the highway, Westview Hotel, as you leave the cargo and pilgrimage complexes of the airport; Stop Over Motels, Welcome Centre Hotels, Okeide Suites, Presken Hotel & Suites and Golden Tulip Hotel. Others are Grandvenice Hotel, Joygate Hotel & Suites, Ibis Hotel and Hotel Ibis Royale, […]

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Top 15 Night Spots in Lagos

Sailors Lounge (12, 1 Admiralty Rd, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos) Located on Admiralty way in Lekki. The layout consists of three sections; Sailor’s Bar, Captain’s Cabin and Captain’s Deck. The Captain’s Deck is purportedly the first floating bar in Nigeria. If you are bored with the rumbling and booming of the clubs then this is a perfect place to head to. Bay lounge (Block 12A, 10 Admiralty Rd, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos) Tucked in the swanky Lekki neighbourhood on Admiralty road, it is next to Sailors Lounge. If you get there between 6 pm and 7 pm then you will get to see the panoramic view of the beautiful Lagoon at a relaxed pace. Rhapsody’s (Ikeja City Mall, 174 / 194 Obafemi Awolowo Way, Alausa, Ikeja) Located in Ikeja City Mall at Alausa, Ikeja, it has the perfect place for a long chillaxing evening with indoor and outdoor sitting sections available. Great Music all night guaranteed. Shaunz Bar (27, Sanusi Fafunwa Street, Victoria Island, Eti Osa, Lagos, Nigeria) You can have an exciting evening in this bar with its electrifying atmosphere. It is a classic spot for all kind of minds and personalities seeking fun in music—did we mention that […]

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Welcome Centre Hotels Wins ‘Outstanding Service Award’ from Gohotels.com

Welcome Centre Hotel has received an Outstanding Service Award from Gohotels.com The Gohotels.com awards are presented to selected establishments who consistently achieve a high customer review rating in the following categories. Cleanliness. Facilities. Location. Rooms. Service. Jeff Fischer, Sales Director at the Welcome Centre Hotels, commented upon receiving the award for Outstanding Service Award: “We are delighted to receive such a significant award from Gohotels.com, having been runner up in this category last year it spurred us on to improve our standards even further over the last 12 months. Welcome Centre Hotel “The receipt of this award is as a result of the hard work of the management and hotel staff since the Welcome Centre Hotels opened for business in late 2008. This award means so much to everyone at the hotel as it is voted for by our many satisfied guest and industry partners.” Outstanding Service Award 2017 Welcome Centre Hotel Presented by Gohotels.com Gohotels.com congratulates Welcome Centre Hotel on this achievement of excellence. “Your award is a sign of success that you can share with the world and a thank you from your guests.” About Go Hotels Go Hotels – The Search Engine for Hotels! Gohotels.com was established […]

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10 Things to Consider When Choosing your Event Venue

10 important factors to consider when searching for venue Cost Always work to keep the venue cost down to allow more room in your budget for food and beverages and entertainment. Being flexible on the date can be a great negotiating tool as weekdays generally tend to be less expensive than weekends. A good starting point is to check websites like Ogavenue and Venue Compass for price comparison of available venues in Lagos. Location The venue location is one of the most important parts in planning an event. A good venue should have convenient transportation access and adequate parking. A convenient location means different things for different events e.g if many attendees will be travelling from out of town or if you are organising multiple events in one day, hosting the event at a venue near the airport or the hotel will be beneficial. Better still, if attendees are being housed at a single location, hosting the event at that hotel mitigates logistical challenges. Ambiance Pay special attention to the existing decor inside the venue. Is it stuffy? Dull? Dark? Clean? New? Modern? What style is the architecture and what does the buildings interior convey? If you are holding a […]

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FG Gives Lagos Govt Approval To Reconstruct Airport Road

FG Gives Lagos Govt Approval To Reconstruct Airport RoadThe Federal Government has granted approval to the Lagos State Government to commence a total reconstruction of the International Airport Road from Oshodi area of the state. The State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement from the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello. He commended Nigeria’s Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, for his statesman-like approach to issues and for fast-tracking the process. “We are very appreciative of the good gesture of His Excellency, the Acting President for acceding to our request which is not only very timely but a very heartwarming one. Posterity will never forget this genuine developmental action”, the governor said. He described the approval as a 50th birthday gift to the people of Lagos State, adding that it was a further demonstration of the determination of the present administration to ensure the effectiveness of the Executive Order on improving the Ease of Doing Business recently signed by the Acting President. Governor Ambode also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for providing the enabling environment to attract foreign direct investment into the country. He expressed optimism that with the upgrading of the International Airport Road […]

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Welcome Centre Hotels awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence 2017!

Welcome Centre Hotels has just been awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence 2017! Lagos, Nigeria – 12th Jan 2017 Welcome Centre Hotels today announces it has been awarded the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence 2017! The HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence award is an acknowledgement for consistently achieving the highest standards of customer satisfaction worldwide. HotelsCombined has researched and processed 335 opinions that Welcome Centre Hotels guests have posted on a variety of different websites, forums, and social media, resulting in an incredible score of 8.2 out of a possible 10. 2017 RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE Welcome Centre Hotel HotelsCombined 8.2 Rated by guests Welcome_Centre_Hotel The Welcome Centre Hotels is now representing the top 3% of accommodation worldwide for customer satisfaction! Sophie Summer is the Supervisor of the hotel award program at HotelsCombined for Nigeria. She says “your guests’ reviews have been particularly positive and caught our attention. Our analysis team have selected the best hotels in Nigeria to be awarded our 2017 Recognition of Excellence for Customer Satisfaction, and your property is among them. Congratulations on your outstanding work!” Mr. Jeff Fischer ‘Sales Director’ of Welcome Centre Hotels says the “HotelsCombined award is another notch in our hotel’s commitment in the pursuit […]

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The 30 Worst Decisions You Can Make in a Hotel

The 30 Worst Decisions You Can Make in a Hotel As hoteliers, we’ve stood on both sides of the hotel reception desk. And we can tell you that, like most travellers, when you’re probably making a mistake. It may be something as simple as not getting better rooms or service, but you could also be making mistakes that put you and your loved ones in danger. Here are the 30 worst things to do on your next hotel stay. The 30 Worst Decisions You Can Make in a Hotel. Not asking for an upgrade When you arrive at the check-in desk, you greet the person behind the counter warmly, state your name, and your purpose thusly, “Hello, I’m John Smith. I have a reservation and am here to check in.” The very next words to leave your mouth should be, “Do you have an upgrade available?” Smile and ask nicely and you just might land yourself a room with a view. If you already got an upgrade, skip this step. Do a happy dance. Give thanks to the keeper of the room upgrades and do not mention the rate. If you strike out on an upgrade, always ask if there […]

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Lagos ranks 30th in list of cities of the world for quality of life

In a list of cities of the world for quality of life, Lagos city comes 30th while Johannesburg makes it to the 23rd spot.

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Welcome Centre Hotels wins yet another accolade – Best 4-Star Hotel in Lagos

The hotel’s tireless efforts in the Nigerian hospitality industry continue to be recognised and called out for success by leading players in the tourism and hospitality sector. Welcome Centre Hotels has been named Best 4-star Hotel in Lagos by TravelMyth.

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WELCOME CENTRE HOTELS NAMED WINNER IN 2016 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS FOR HOTELS

Welcome Centre Hotels today announced it has been recognized as a winner in the ‘Best Service’ category of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, ranking top of a possible 5000 plus hotels in the Nigeria

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