Honeymoon– This is the perfect time for newly weds to relieve all the mental and physical stress, and to enjoy some privacy. Most couples exploit this opportunity by going away for as long as a week or two.
There are many honeymoon destinations in Nigeria some of which are fantastic but expansive, and some others are just there. I have narrowed down the numerous options available to a selected few premium destination that are awesome but also pocket friendly– ‘if you know what I mean’.
Here’s a list of the top 5 most affordable honeymoon destinations, arranged in no particular order.
1. The Whispering Palms Resort
A top beach hotel and resort, Whispering Palms is located within the outskirt of Lagos in Iworo/Ajido town, off Badagry Expressway. The facility offers a combination of exclusiveness, beauty, ambience, wonderful sightings, and lovely artworks! If you have the heart for adventure, the Badagry Heritage Museum, the historical point of no return island, and the first storey building in Nigeria are locations close to you that you could go exploring!
2. Ibom Golf Resort
Formerly know as Ibom Le Meridien Hotel & Golf Resort, The facility is situated among a vast expanse of palm forest vegetation, and planted on an incredible 174 hectares of land, this destination is said to be one of the few mini Paradise we have in Nigeria. Ibom Golf Resort boasts of a world-class onsite restaurant that serves continental dishes and onsite bar stocked with a wide array of wines, chilled beers, liquors and beverages. It is located in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, a 10-minute drive from University of Uyo.
3. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort
Situated close to a beach, ‘where the sky meets the sands’. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort one is a destination in Nigeria we can call ‘a beauty to behold‘. Combining African themed hospitality with modern luxury, the Resort is situated in Lagos between lush tropical forests and extends along the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean. It presents a perfect, unhindered view of the ocean and a unique blend of natural elements, and is without doubt the perfect getaway for newly-weds. An exotic spot with first class features and amenities such as a spa and a fully equipped cardiovascular gym, the Resort is generally regarded not only as a prime destination in Nigeria but as one of the best honeymoon destinations in Africa.
4. Epe Resort and Spa
Honeymoon offers a great chance to indulge oneself and experience what it truly means to be pampered. The Epe Resort has become very famous for its outstanding services and all-inclusive cuisine. Named after its location, the Resort is a stylish blend of contemporary and traditional design, elegance and luxury. It is located in Epe, Lagos State.
5. Zenababs Half Moon Resort
Zenababs Half Moon Resort located in Ijesha, Osun State. Nestled in beautiful natural surroundings, its tranquil and fully equipped villas makes the resort a cool honeymoon destination.