Valentine’s Day is celebrated in many countries of the world. What better time to get outside your bubble and travel to a new destination with your significant other, as a gesture of love and appreciation. I have put together some romantic destinations across West Africa where you can create beautiful memories.
Obudu Mountain Resort
Obudu Mountain resort is located in Cross River State. The ranch has in recent times seen an influx of tourists as a result of the development of tourist facilities by the Cross-River State Government which has turned the ranch into one of the well known holiday and tourist resort centres in Nigeria.
The ranch has numerous pleasant mountain-area and country-side views with a well preserved and calm serene environment to suit all visitors. Tourist attractions include: the water park, cable-car, ranch cattle and horses, waterfall, nature reserve, honey and yoghurt factories and the ancient Anape village.
Coco Ocean Resort, Gambia
Coco Ocean Resort is a Gambia resort located on Bijilo beach. With its elegant and exquisite surroundings, this resort is the ideal place for couples looking for a five star experience alongside the beautiful beaches of Gambia. The main attractions include the fantastic spa facility, its stunning location and the excellent levels of service and cuisine. Within the hotel there is a choice of restaurants and menus, with international chefs producing dishes from Morocco, Thailand and Lebanon, as well as European cuisine.
La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort
La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort is a beautiful hotel and beach in Ikegu Village, Ibeju-lekki area of Lagos State, Nigeria and a perfect location for a romantic getaway. The African themed resort is famous for its blend of traditional and sophisticated ambiance with unique facilities to make your stay a memorable one. Attractions include horse riding, hunting, ocean fishing, hiking, swimming, canoeing and the opportunity to explore the best of African cuisine.
Whispering Palms Beach Resort
Whispering Palms Beach Resort is located in the Badagry area of Lagos State. The hotel is situated in a beautiful seaside location, surrounded by palm trees and lush sand to give you the romantic ambiance you desire. The food served is a choice of different international cuisine, as well as local Nigerian delicacies.
Labadi Beach Hotel, Ghana
Labadi Beach Hotel is located in Accra, Ghana. It is a 5-star hotel accommodation with a private beach, outdoor tennis courts and a sauna. The hotel is renowned for its food and unique Ghanaian hospitality and a variety of exciting activities for guests. It is an ideal location for a romantic getaway or family picnic in the city of Accra.
Le Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort
Le Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort is located in a serene environment near the City of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. It is a perfect choice for a romantic getaway and is one of the best Hotels and Golf Resort in Akwa Ibom State.
With 163 rooms, suites and chalets set on 145 Hectres of palms trees, golfing grounds and natural vegetation, you’re sure to enjoy the bliss and beauty of this resort paradise in Southern Nigeria.
La Manga Luxury Beach Villas
La Manga Luxury Beach Villas is located in the beautiful Ilashe Island, Lagos, Nigeria. It is the ideal destination for a quick getaway to a quiet and private environment with stunning beaches and tastefully furnished accommodation. Attractions include: the mini golf-course, beach volleyball, water sport activities, and beachfront bamboo canopies for relaxation.