Hey Mum! Here is a list of some of the top family friendly places in Lagos. These are places that are fun for the kids and parents and suitable for just a few hours or the whole weekend.
Terra Kulture is a place for recreation for the whole family while educating your kids on African culture. Crafts and arts of different Nigerian ethnic groups are on display. Terra Kulture which is located in Lagos state has a library with rich information on Nigeria and Africa as a whole.
Location: 1376 Tiamiyu Savage St, Victoria Island, Lagos
Call: 01 270 0599
Located just 45 minutes drive from Ikoyi, Eleko Beach is a palm-fringed beach with several small privately owned beach huts. Eleko Beach is a beautiful, serene and tranquil public beach along the peninsula. It is one of the best beaches for family hangout in Lagos. There are nice beach huts and food joints along the seashore. Eleko beach is lauded for its beautiful landscape, sun-dappled water and sands. The beach is family-friendly.
Lekki Conservation Centre
Lekki Conservation Centre is one of Nigerian Conservation Foundation foremost conservation project. It’s amazing scenery covers a land area of 78 hectares, is sure to take your breath away. The serene and rustic environment, make it a great way to experience nature in its true essence. So if you’re looking to escape the fast pace of the city life in Lagos, and bask in the familiar scent of nature. We highly recommend you and your family taking a trip down there this weekend, it will be a weekend well spent.
Location: Lekki Conservation Centre Rd, Lekki Peninsula. Call: 07063369257, 08127556291, 09091476149
The Whispering Palms Resort is an activity center that lies on the bank of the Lagos Lagoon, typifying the beauty of the area’s cool Atlantic breeze and breath-taking scenery. Whispering Palms offers ecological, beach and aquatic tourism. The serenity, ambience and beauty of the resort makes it an excellent get-away from the hustle and bustle of Lagos. Experiencing nature at its finest you can be assured of finding the uncanny balance between rest and fun. Whispering Palms is always prepared to give you the break you just can’t get enough of. So if you’re looking to share some quiet time with your family, this is your home away from home.
Contact Details: Iworo, Badagry L. G. A., Lagos, Nigeria
Lagos Booking Office: 1, James Robertson Street, off Akerele Extension. Surulere, Lagos. Call: 012914203, 08077747544, 08096207555, 07043592246.
Lekki Leisure Lake
Lekki Leisure Lake is a lake side resort overlooking the Atlantic in the Lekki peninsula area. The resort is operated and managed by Optima Leisure, a leisure and hospitality company based in Lagos. The place offers an amazing view, beautiful scenery, fun activities such as Quad bike and Jet ski and also boat ride for kids. It’s simply perfect for family outings!
It is located at the second round about at Lekki Phase One. When you get into the street you will find the lake by the left side of the roundabout. Call: +234 708 792 5587, +234 817 194 7130
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