Romantic Getaway Nigerian spots for VALENTINE’S DAY!

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to whisk your loved one away on an enchanting break (possibly without the kids) in a lush, serene and cosy hideout. Well, if you can’t afford to go through visa application process or travel abroad, fear not! Here are some romantic getaways in Nigeria offering incredibly romantic packages that are worth every ounce of love.


1. Ikogosi Warm Spring

Tucked away in the rustic and serene town of Ikogosi-Ekiti, Ikogosi Warm Springs is a nature lover’s dream getaway. It offers the finest tourist attractions with stunning natural beauty that is perfect for lovers that need a romantic getaway in Nigeria. Rekindle the passion as you enjoy a walk on nature’s trail while listening to the enchanting chorus of birds. Spend your afternoon dipping in hot spring river, cycling through the gardens or exploring the iconic tourist attraction. You are in for a treat here!

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2. Whispering Palms

Whispering Palms is located within the lush tropical landscape, swaying palm trees and pristine beaches of  Badagry. Toast your special moment together with an intimate luxury sunset ride on the beach, or indulge in a romantic dinner with your partner while watching the sunset. The resorts offer various amenities such as a mini zoo, classic restaurants and comfortable hotel rooms that will definitely enhance the mood throughout your stay. This is an ideal destination for those seeking romance or utter relaxation.

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Whispering Palm


3. Obudu Ranch

Obudu Ranch has proven to be the perfect getaway destination. It is located in Calabar, one of the most beautiful states in Nigeria. If you are hoping to reignite the romantic flames between you and your spouse without much distraction, then the Obudu Ranch is perfect for you. The alluring atmosphere coupled with a perfect blend of both nature and modernity is certainly the perfect choice for you to celebrate Valentine’s Day. The popular travel destination offers fantastic activities such as swimming and cable cars riding.  Walk on air with the Canopy Walkway and don’t forget to visit the Agbokim Waterfalls,  only 3-hours drive. Obudu Ranch has been recognised over years as the perfect spot to establish a lasting memorable moment with your loved ones.

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Obudu Mountain Resort

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Obudu Ranch

4. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort

Visit the ultra-luxury La Campagne Tropicana, located in Ijegun, Lagos. It is a quiet and serene place for lovebirds who wish to stay away from the bustling of the city of Lagos. A perfect place for nature and beach lovers looking for a real romantic getaway. The views are simply iconic with the gentle romantic reflection of the setting of the sun upon the calm Atlantic Ocean. What else could one ask for!  You can take a dive in the beautiful Ocean or play peek-a-boo with your partner, there are so many activities you can indulge in. The resort package for a couple is something that truly makes your special someone feel extra special. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort combines an African themed hospitality with modern luxury.

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Lacampagne Tropicana

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La Campagne Tropicana

5. Epe Resort and Spa

Located at Lekki-Epe Expressway in Lagos, the romantic scenery will definitely sweep you both off your feet. The resort is a combination of both contemporary and traditional style. If you are planning to indulge in a more relaxing atmosphere then this should be on your go-to list. The resort offers exciting sporting activities, spas, including mouth-watering local dishes.

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Epe resort and Spa

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Epe resorts and Spa


6. La Manga Luxury Beach Villas

La Manga Luxury Beach Villas seems to be one of the favourite resorts in Lagos. A little piece of paradise nestled along the unspoilt Atlantic Ocean on the beautiful and alluring Island of Ilashe in Lagos. The place is simply stunning! With just a 15-minutes boat ride from Ikoyi and Victoria Island, La Manga Luxury Villas is surrounded by luscious and towering coconut palm trees and boast beautiful views that are sure to elevate the mood of you and your partner. It is an ideal destination to spend Valentine’s Day, with the quiet setting making it a perfect place for lovers nest. The resort’s beautiful grounds are vast as well as the number of facilities and activities it has to offer such as jet ski, boat cruise and other water sports.

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La manga makes the perfect setting for a romantic getaway

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7. Omu Resort

Impress your partner by visiting the Omu Resort. Situated at Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Way, the resort offers an unrivalled Africa safari experience where warm atmosphere, friendly staff and fine cuisine compliment the excellent game viewing. This is one of the most thrilling getaways for valentine’s day. Be ready to see the famous Africa “Big Five” in the zoo, and partake in various activities such as karting, archery, golfing and much more. We recommend at least 3 days for a memorable experience that you will treasure forever.

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Omu resort

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Omu resort

9. Inagbe Grand Resorts and Leisure


This is one of the most romantic places to spend a memorable Valentine’s Day. Set on the tranquil banks of the magnificent Lagos Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, it offers a perfect blend of nature which includes beach and a warm Atlantic sea. There’s always fun water sports you can explore and plenty of amenities to get you hooked such as golfing, beach clubs and spa. It also boasts of world-class accommodation to round off a perfect day in paradise.

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Inagbe Grand Resorts

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Inagbe Grand Resorts

Do you think this place is worth visiting for a Romantic getaway? You can also share with us romantic getaways in Nigeria for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day that is not included on the list



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on Jan 26, 2018

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