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Top 5 Beaches in Lagos you should definitely visit.

Top 5 Beaches in Lagos


Top 5 beaches in Lagos

With the stress attached to Lagos, it is required you take time for yourself to relax and spoil yourself a little and with Lagos in all of its aquatic grandeur, with magnificent beaches, lagoons, lakes, and islands at different parts of the coastal city. Choosing the right beach for that weekend getaway with your loved ones or that alone time to recharge and refresh maybe a bit confusing but here at Savemore, your comfort is our utmost concern so we have put together a list of the top 5 beaches in Lagos for you to choose from.


Oniru Beach


Oniru Beach

Owned by the Oniru Royal Family and is located at Victoria Island. It is known for its gorgeous and serene view which also serves as a venue for concerts, parties and special events. Visitors can relax to cool tunes, Nigerian delicacies like suya, grilled fish and more while watching the waves caress the shoreline. Other fun activities include horse rides, a splash in the water or serenading in the ocean breeze


Tarkwa Bay


Surfing at Tarkwa bay, Tarkwa bay

Located near the Lagos harbor is this artificial body of water accessible by ferries or by highspeed boats.  Popular for its sports activities like volleyball, football, etc. It is also known for its fast-growing surfing community. Serves as a place for novice swimmers as the water is shallow and good for learning. Refreshments are limited so it is advisable to take yours along.


Atican Beach Resort


This is one of Lagos’ most beautiful and top beaches. It is a private located in Lekki. Known of its Tropical-Carribean setting and pristine oceanview. Less crowded making perfect for romantic getaways, fun, and relaxation. Its clean white sand makes it perfect for you to run around with the kids or take the kids to the convenient play area and lodging for those who want to keep the party going till the next day. It also includes a swimming pool and a bar to enjoy Nigerian delicacies.


Eleko Beach

Eleko Beach

Located off Lekki-Epe Expressway on Eleko road. Despite being a public beach, it is lush, less crowded and clean which is really a big deal being a public beach. It also offers fun activities like Kayaking, horse-rides and different kinds of seafood delicacies ranging from grilled fish to crabs and prawns. Offering private beach features like bamboo huts and a local art shop where souvenirs could be gotten.



Elegushi Beach


Top 5 Beaches in Lagos

Located around Ikate area of Lekki. Well known for in involvement in the COPA LAGOS, a world-famous beach soccer tournament and elegant restaurants, night clubs and relaxing spots to enjoy the ocean breeze. A plethora of activities lined up to keep you, your friends and family engaged.


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