7 Getaway Spots In Nigeria For The Perfect Valentine Getaway

Nothing beats creating memories with your lover this Valentine. Yes, some will love flowers and others will love chocolates but remember that flowers will wilt and chocolates will melt. Like Brian Chesky said, “travel is a new experience that can transport you out of your everyday routine to create memories with the ones you love.”

Now, if you’d rather create memories, these getaway spots in Nigeria would just be ideal and would save you the trip out of the country. Valentine’s day also gives you the perfect excuse to whisk your lover away for the weekend – that is if your kind of job allows both of you to take the time off.

Check out the 7 getaway spots

1. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort


According to Wikipedia, “this is a private 60-acre beach resort in Lekki, Lagos that combines African themed hospitality with modern luxury”. The resort boasts of the longest ‘ool’ in the world.

2. Inagbe Grand Resorts & Leisure

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Located at Inagbe Island and 15 minutes via a boat ride from Victoria Island, Lagos, the resort promises a holiday that is full of surprises, fun activities, lively entertainment and smiling faces that are sure to give your holiday so much more.

3. Obudu Mountain Resort


This is located 30 minutes away from the Obudu town in Cross River State. One thing to note is that the resort can get very chilly and temperatures have been known to drop to 10 °C and less. The view is beautiful and you can hike to the top of the Holy mountain where it is believed that prayers uttered there are answered.

4. Yankari Game Reserve


If you and your significant other are lovers of nature and animals, this is just the place where you want to be. The park is located at KM 40 Bauchi-Gombe High Way, Mainamaji Village, Bauchi State and is home to over 50 mammal species including African bush elephant, roan antelope, West African lion, African buffalo, hippopotamus and more.

5. Kajuru Castle


If you want to feel like royalty, the castle would definitely perform the magic. Head over to the luxury Medieval-German style villa tucked away in Kajuru Village, Kaduna.

6. Four Points by Sheraton Lagos


This is for the couple who would rather cosy up in bed whilst having the hotel’s staff at their beck and call. The hotel prides itself in delivering topnotch hospitality services. It is located at Plot 9/10 Block, 2 Oniru Chieftaincy Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos.

7. Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort


The golf resort located in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state gives you the perfect opportunity to pick up a golf club and play a game with your lover. Or take a dip in their magnificent pool while enjoying the pool bar.

Better yet, you can get away from civilisation by just turning off all distractions and spending intimate time with your lover. After all, the essence of taking time out is to spend that time with each other. Go for that which makes the both of you happy and have a swell time.

What are your plans for Valentine’s day?


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