Whether you are travelling to Lagos for business or pleasure, if you're keen to take to the fairways, make sure you set aside some time to visit Ikoyi Golf Club for a round of golf. The Ikoyi Golf Club, which is a part of the Ikoyi 1938 Club, is located on Lagos Island in the middle of Nigeria’s most affluent neighborhood and is the ideal place for a golfing break. It’s surrounded by beautiful mansions, government buildings and business centers, so the perfect spot for travelers looking to play a round with some colleagues. Learn more about golfing in Lagos below.
Take to the fairways
The golf club offers an international standard par 71 course. This 18-hole links is a total of 5.8km in length meaning you can spend most of your day on the fairways. It claims to be one of the busiest golf courses in the world. Golfers who come here can expect to play at a top facility and receive superb service from the staff at the club. Along the course, you will see unique landscapes from one hole to the next, including traps, sand bunkers, water holes and majestic trees. If you are in need of golf equipment it is available to hire or purchase at the fully stocked Pro-Golf Shop which offers everything a golfer needs.
If you’re not too keen on completing the full 18-hole course why not relieve some of life’s daily stress or hone in your skills by shooting buckets of golf balls at the driving range? In addition to this, Ikoyi also offers training facilities for beginners and more experienced golfers. In other words, this is a perfect getaway from the busy city life of Lagos.
Not just golf
If you’re not a golf enthusiast, you don’t have to worry at all. At Ikoyi Golf Club 1938 you can play tennis, squash, table tennis, or go for a swim in the pool. At the social club, there is also a brilliant opportunity for you to network and meet new and interesting people. If you would like to go for a drink, snack, or dinner, just step into the club’s restaurant or bar. Since its opening in 1938, the club has offered visitors and locals superb leisure activities so it is no wonder it’s a popular place to spend time during your holiday here.
Golf bar and mini golf
After a long day on the fairways, sit back and relax at Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel Lagos’ Surface bar with a view overlooking the Lagoon. In addition to offering a wide range of refreshing drinks, you can also try out the hotel’s very own signature Blu cocktail among an extensive variety. One can unwind and relax while listening to beautiful music from the Live band on evenings from Thursday through Sunday Brunch.
Psst! Alternatively, the Radisson Blu Hotel Lagos, Ikeja offers business guests a unique design experience and is also conveniently located in the city’s main business district!