There is no doubt that event centers and halls in Lagos, Nigeria have grown to become an important part of the rental section of the real estate sector. Oh! How Lagosians love their “owambe” (parties), especially on weekends.
Be it Weddings, Award shows, Fashion shows, Anniversaries or Corporate functions, here are my top five event centers in Lagos Island and they are in no particular order.
Landmark Event Center
The landmark event center is located in Victoria Island, Lagos. It comfortably sits about 1,600 people for a banquet-style seating and about 2,500 for a theatre-style seating with a parking space for over 1,000 vehicles. It even has it’s own private beach! This makes it all the more attractive.
The Civic Center
This event center sits on Ozumba Nbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos. It can house up to 600 guests for a banquet style seating and 1000 for conference or cocktail guests. The grand banquet hall is perfect for large corporate and grand social functions.
For weekend events, the Civic Center costs around N2,500,000 and about N1,800,000 for weekday events.
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Dorchester Event Center
It is situated on Water Corporation drive, off Ligali Ayorinde, Victoria Island. It offers space for 1,500 guests for a banquet seating and 4, 000 guests for a theatre-Style seating. It also offers ample parking space for guests. The Dorchester Event Centre is managed by Ibidun Ighodalo’s Elizabeth R events. To use this event center, you would have to budget around N3,000,000.
Located in Lekki, Lagos, the Lagos Oriental Hotel is one of the most top-notch event centers in Lagos Island and it offers some of the most breathtaking event venues in Lagos. This event center definitely speaks class.
The grand ballroom has a capacity of 1,200 persons for banquet-style seating, while for theatre-style seating, it can take up to 2,000 persons.
To host an event here, you have to budget about N5,000,000
The Eko Convention Centre
The Eko Convention Centre is one of the largest multipurpose event centers in Nigeria, with a maximum floor space of 5,151 square metres. It is located in Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
It offers sufficient space to fit about 270 exhibitions stands. It can also cater for dinner and conference events for up to 3,000 people and fit up to 6,000 people for concerts or shows
The hall can be divided into five separate sections for smaller conferences and exhibitions. It is the most sought-after event center in Lagos and Nigeria.
To make use of this event center, you would have to part with around N9,000,000.
For event centres/ venues booking in Nigeria, you can make use of Venue Compass which is a free online venue finding service for lists of event centres/ venues in Nigeria.