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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 14 August 2014

I would like to congratulate the Federal Palace hotel and staff for keeping their high standard. this was my 3rd visit in as many years to this hotel, as the leader of a South African business delegation of 30 companies. we went to Lagos to forge business relations between South African and Nigerian businesses, and Federal palace was the perfect...

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Cotonou, Benin
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Stayed only one night in this beautiful hotel, but enjoyed it a lot. Staff is very welcoming and friendly, that aspect is really perfect. The lobby is impressive with a warm atmosphere. The rooms are luxureous, excellent bathroom also. I have one comment/suggestion. Make it a bit less cold in rooms and lobby and restaurants. Both my colleagues and myself...

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Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I'm not sure what exactly it was, but My husband and I agree that we had THE MOST RESTFUL weekend ever! The staff was great - polite, helpful and friendly. It was my husband's birthday, and the staff helped make it truly special for us. The food was great. The room was very neat and cozy. I have a thing...

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2Thank Ugonnia T
Reviewed 24 July 2014

The Federal Palace Hotel has a nice and calm ambience, its a wonderful get-away spot. The food was quite tasty, their staff are very accommodating and courteous. the hotel is very quiet, its a great place to get a quick holiday and rest properly. Business meetings can be conducted with ease, and the hotel management always find a way to...

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

A solid hotel, some of the rooms and especially the bathrooms are dated but everything else works well, the food is acceptable but not startling and the communal areas all are well maintained. You won't be amazed but unless unrealistic won't be shocked either

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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Form point of arrival, my 2 nights stay at Federal Palace...it was a relaxing experiencing. Despite that it was a business trip, I was so relaxed as the environment gave the right ambience. From the receptionist at arrival and the waiters that attended to me...I was totally Impressed at their politeness. FPH comes highly recommended by me for any traveler...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 July 2014

So, with a mixture of regret and relief, I bid farewell to the Federal Palace. I've spent maybe 20 or 30 nights here over the past few years, but after my most recent trip, I'm calling time now. On the regret side, the staff are friendly and cheerful. They've been consistently the positive side of the property. The relief is...

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2Thank david t
Reviewed 31 May 2014

They cut out the water with no warning what so ever. Want me to take a bath with a bucket of water. They call them self a 5star hotel and this is what you get after paying a fortune to stay here. Food takes forever to serve and once it arrives the food is cold. Really a bad experience and...

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4Thank lampie007
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We recently held the first India Education Fair at FPH and our overall experience at FPH was satisfying and we would recommend others to use the venue for their business meetings/seminars. The staff were very cordial and the food served was excellent.---Vijay Kumar, STPL Nigeria

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

Stayed at Federal Palace and held our business reviews in their conference facilitates. Rooms are spacious and clean. Bathrooms need a bit if attention to upgrade things a little. Reception and communal areas are nice wide open spaces, something that's nice to have when you are in Lagos for a few days, with the grass in the front, that leads...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the commercial hub of Lagos, Nigeria’s Federal Palace Hotel is tailored to international corporate standards. Conduct a boardroom meeting within the walls that witnessed the signing of Nigeria’s Independence Declaration or manage your daily business affairs in the convenience of one of the eight boardrooms. The Federal Palace Hotel caters for corporate travellers who value consistency in excellence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Federal Palace Hotel

Address: 6 - 8 Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, Nigeria
Region: Nigeria > Lagos State > Lagos
Price Range: €155 - €221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Federal Palace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 146
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Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
#5 Business Hotel in Lagos
#11 Best Value Hotel in Lagos
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