The Federal Capital Territory Abuja is the dreamland of countless Nigerians, made up of the hustlers, wanna-be’s and well…yeah, me too. It’s often been said that Abuja isn’t a place for hustlers. Well, I can’t verify how true that is cos if there’s one thing I’m sure about, it’s that a hustler can make it anywhere. The Capital, as I often like to call it, welcomes lots of tourists and expatriates every year. Every high end location is usually synonymous with expensive hangouts, hotels and all what nots. That’s why this post is about the top ten hotels in Abuja. Some factors where considered when compiling this list such as Price, Location, Facilities, Staffing, Services rendered, etc.
Hotels In Abuja: Top 10 Hotels And Their Prices
Transcorp Hilton Hotel
Topping the list is Transcorp Hilton Hotel located at 1 Aguiyi Ironsi Street Maitama. The Hotel is just a 40 minute drive from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. It boasts of extensive recreational facilities and outdoor areas including a casino and arcade. The restaurants and bars serve cuisines of all varieties with first class services. There are also 24 multi-purpose meeting rooms accommodating up to 1,200 people. Transcorp Hilton Abuja is in the heart of Abuja as it is conveniently located near local businesses, embassies and government buildings. No wonder it is has maintained its spot at the top.
The luxurious Presidential Suite has an impressive view over the city from the private balcony. All suites and executive floor rooms offer access to the Executive Lounge, which offers WiFi, refreshments, international daily newspapers and city views. All hotel suites feature luxurious beds, marble baths and internet access.
There is a 24-hour fitness center, a sports hall to enjoy a game of volleyball or badminton. The outdoor pool provides a space to cool off and there is a playground for the kids to have some fun while guests relax. If guests are feeling extra lucky, they can try out their luck at the hotel’s casino.
The hotel has seven different bars and restaurants featuring Nigerian, Mediterranean, and Asian cuisines. Sample local specialties at Bukka, enjoy the sports bar scene at Capital Bar, or savor Chinese, Mongolian and Thai dishes at The Oriental. From romantic dining to relaxed drinks in the Piano Lounge, guests can expect an inspired culinary experience every time.
There is an expansive meeting space, 24 meeting rooms for special occasions that can accommodate up to 1,200guests. There is also a 24-hour business centre and fully equipped executive secretariat. Cost of a standard room is 112,125 Naira per room per night
It is located at 1 Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja
Sheraton Hotel Abuja
WE cannot conclude on the list of top 10 hotels in Abuja without including Sheraton hotels. It is a five hotel located in the heart of the FCT, the hotel is a 40 minutes’ drive away from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport and is close to the many tourist attractions in Abuja. The suites allow guest to take a beautiful view of the city and make them feel right at home.
Cost of a standard room per night is 75,400 naira.
Address: Ladi Kwali Way · Abuja, Abuja Federal Capital Territory · Nigeria
The hotel also offers a restaurant and bar and is a short 10-minute drive from Abuja’s city center. The rooms are well appointed and have an en-suite that includes a Jacuzzi bat. Luxury rooms contain king-sized beds and a lounge area.
The in house restaurant serves a great buffet breakfast, and delicious lunches and dinners complimented with a bar and coffee bar for light dining and socializing.
There is also a 24 hour business centre and a 20 seater boardroom for corporate guests with a free wi-fi to get their job done.
After a long day, guests can relax at the pool side or take a dip. There is also a provision for guests to book a round of golf or a game of bowls situated just around the corner.
Location: 3 Negro Crescent, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria
Hotel De Bentley
it’s located near the International Airport in Abuja. In addition to a grand ballroom, where everything from business meetings to cocktail parties are held, there is also a first-class restaurant and bar in the lobby. The rooms are vibrantly decorated, and the many happy reviews from previous guests prove that this hotel lives up to its four star rating.
Grand Towers Hotel
Grand Towers Hotel is a boutique hotel designed to be as comfortable as possible. The elegant and spacious rooms boast a beautiful view of the Abuja skyline, and three full-service restaurants give guests no reason to ever leave the hotel.
Location: Plot 903 Tafawa Balewa Way, Area 11, Garki, Abuja Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria
Nicon Luxury currently has 253 luxuriously furnished guest rooms with 22 of them featuring spacious balconies and wireless internet access. The hotel’s location in the heart of Abuja provides easy access to key sites such as the Abuja International Conference Centre with access gates from the hotel and the IBB International Golf Course which is 5KM from the hotel. The Grand Towers Hotel is a modern, state of the art boutique hotel that is specially designed to appeal to both business and leisure guests. Grand Towers offers unique unprecedented style, and boasts unique finishes, guest amenities and technologically advanced equipment.
The aim of the hotel is to offer a unique luxury accommodation to discerning business travelers in a serene environment. The hotel offers a customized lifestyle experience that is different from what guests can experience anywhere else.
Grand Towers is the first modern 5 star service boutique Hotel in the heart of the Federal capital Territory, Abuja. Each of the thirty luxurious rooms and one Penthouse Suite at Grand Towers Hotel represent the essence of this flagship Boutique Hotel.
Location: Plot 1139, Cadastral Zone B07, Katampe District, Abuja, Nigeria
Other Hotels that makes up the list of top 10 hotels in Abuja are
Summerset Continental Hotel
Another 4 star hotel that makes you feel really special, located at the center of Abuja, with state of the art facilities.
Address: 73 Usuma Street, Maitama, Abuja, FCT. It occupies the number 7th position on the list of top 10 hotels in Abuja
Lake Chad Guest Palace
The serene environment it is situated plus hospitality at its peak puts this hotel also on the list. The cost of booking or reserving an average room is 23,500 per room per night, quite affordable for an average business man in Abuja.
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