Lagos is no doubt the most populated and the most economically buoyant city in Nigeria and indeed Africa. The city is located by the Atlantic Ocean, thus there are various beautiful beaches in Lagos, in various parts. With a variety of beaches to choose from in Lagos, it may be a little difficult to decide which one to visit. To this end, here are the top 5 beaches in Lagos to visit.
Elegushi Royal Beach
This is one of the most popular private beaches in Lekki, Lagos. Elegushi Royal Beach, a private beach owned by the Elegushi Royal family, led by HRM Oba Alayeluwa Saheed Ademola Elegushi. The beach is well known to be the go-to fun place for great meals, nightclubs, and hang out spots. This beach is the perfect spot for picnics, parties or social gatherings. On getting to the beach, you’ll be required to pay an entry fee of N1,000 after which you might be requested to pay an extra N200 for parking. But the fact is every penny is worth it.
One the most beautiful and serene private beaches in Lagos owned by the Oniru Royal Family. Oniru Beach is one of the most sort-after beaches in Lagos because of its serenity and neatness. This beach is located on Victoria Island. It’s a popular venue for parties, live shows, and special events. When you visit Oniru Beach, ensure you are ready to have a good time and make wonderful memories.
Located in Lekki, Eleko Beach offers a peaceful retreat for privacy seeker or couple’s looking to enjoy a good time away from the hustle of Lagos. This public beach is one of the lush beaches in Lagos, located close to La Campagne Tropicana. It offers private beach features such as bamboo huts. It also less rowdy than other public beaches in Lagos and considered to be cleaner.
Tarkwa bay beach
Tarrkwa Bay Beach is one of the beaches in Lagos where you can be assured a great time. A sheltered beach located near the Lagos Harbour. It’s a popular with swimmers and water-sports enthusiasts, also home to a welcoming resident community.
Atican Beach Resort
Atican Beach resort is one of the prestigious beaches in Lagos is a pristine ocean-side destination in Lekki. The private beach resort is a center for fun and relaxation. It’s blessed with pure white sand and its beautiful Carribean style layout makes it a great destination for romantic getaways, group hang out and family outings. It has lodges and a restaurant too!