Discover Lagos for New Year’s Eve 2019

During new year’s eve in Lagos, there’s a spectacular fireworks show at midnight that will add one precious memory for your new year’s eve experience. Everyone be it locals or foreigners would love to watch and take their champagne to enjoy new year’s eve. Lagos is considered one of the best destinations for new year’s eve 2019 in African Continent, beside Johannesburg in South Africa and Cairo in Egypt.

Insight of Lagos

Lagos is the capital of Nigeria and the biggest city in Africa with over 18 million population. Lagos’ area includes Mainland, Greater Lagos, and the Islands and has three major bridges. The city is a primary financial center and one of the busiest and largest ports in Africa. The easiest and most efficient transportation to get to Lagos is by plane from most European Cities (Amsterdam, Paris, Istanbul, Paris, Rome, etc.), New York, and Houston (United States).

Events in Lagos during New Year’s Eve

Here are some of the most visited places in Lagos on the new year’s eve.

  • Lagos Countdown

It’s an annual event hosted by Bar Beach in Lagos. The event starts on the 7th or 8th of December and ends right on the first day of January (New Year). The event lasts for more than twenty days. The event’s festivities are live music, karaoke, fireworks, and parties.

  • Festivities in Capital

Nightlife in the city is pretty wild; you will see G-Wagon’s in front of the biggest clubs in the city. There are numerous clubs to choose based on your crowds. One of the clubs, Quilox, will most likely host a Moet bottle filled magnificent performance perfected with Nigerian hip-hop favorites.

  • Yacht Party in Lagos Lagoon

This place is recommended if you are feeling fancy or wanting to experience exotic settings on the island. There’s also boat club namely Lagos Motor Boat Club where you can sign up for membership.

Best Restaurants during New Year’s Eve

Here are a number of best restaurants in Lagos to celebrate your countdown parties.

  • If you love pizza so much, Double Four is the recommended place for you.
  • Thistle Bar & Restaurant
  • Yellow Chili
  • Terra Kulture (alongside an art gallery)
  • Whitehouse in Yaba near E-centre
  • Bottles (Tex-Mex)
  • Cactus (Sandwiches and Pizza)
  • Le Saison (Sandwiches and Pastries)
  • Debonair’s Pizza in Victoria Island
  • There’s one restaurant next to Goodies Supermarket, close to Falomo Bridge, Victoria Island called Goodies Restaurant
  • Bungalow Restaurant in Oregun, Ikeja, and Victoria Island.

Best Party Locations in Lagos

For those who love partying, Lagos offers various places to celebrate your new year’s eve 2019  moment with your loved ones. Here are a number of top hotels and restaurants that will give you a spectacular partying moment.

  • The Federal Place Hotel
  • VCP Hotel
  • Lagos Oriental Hotel
  • Golden Tulip Festac Lagos
  • Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel
  • Sheraton Lagos Hotel
  • Protea Hotel
  • Ibis Hotel

Recommended Hotels to Stay in Lagos

Here are some recommended hotels (most booked hotels) to stay when you have finally decided to have your new year’s experience in Lagos.

  • Sheraton Lagos Hotel
  • Golden Tulip Festas Lagos
  • Blowfish Hotel
  • Avenue Suites
  • Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel
  • Protea Hotel Ikeja
  • First View Luxury Apartment
  • Ibis Hotel
  • Protea Hotel
  • The Federal Palace Hotel
  • Lagos Oriental Hotel

There you have it, the events happening during New Year’s eve, best restaurants to spend the night in Lagos, best party venues in Lagos, and recommended hotels to stay in Lagos. Bear in mind that if you have decided to spend New Year’s Eve 2019 in Lagos, early booking is suggested.

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