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HOUSE OF AWELE HOTELS

3 Olayinka Omololu, Off a.J. Marinho Drive | Victoria Island, Lagos 10001, Nigeria
HOUSE OF AWELE HOTELS
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Abuja
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

House of Awele on Olayinka Omololu street, Victoria Island, Lagos is no longer open to the public, according to my sources. This is such a pity! No doubt the company that took it over were seduced by its charms.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

I stayed at this hotel on several occasions, to be honest I try enjoyed my stay until the last time I stayed there and one of my very precious watches went missing after. My cousins iPod also went missing the day after, very unfortunate because the place is nice, peaceful and hidden but the staff there are very disappointing, the... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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31 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I recall when last I stayed at this hotel in July. There was some re construction going on and the place was quite noisy and dusty. I complained to the management and they apologised and said they were trying to beautify the small boutique hotel and make it more endearing to its loyal clientele. I ventured in staying there for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I was lucky to find this hidden and beautiful hotel. I called from UK to make reservation, the lady I spoke to was very friendly, professional and made me fell in love with the hotel. On arrival at the hotel, the staff were very friendly, helpful and they made me feel at home. The first impression was exceptional. I was... More 

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Abuja
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

What a relief to be welcomed by such friendly and helpful staff after a tiring trip of about three hours from the international airport. Your first impression is the clean and organised entrance hall. The sitting room and well-arranged dining room with its need bar. Everything in its place and very clean. The second is the quick check-in not the... More 

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jerry A, Guest Relations Manager at HOUSE OF AWELE HOTELS, responded to this review

Dear David. V Thank you for choosing House of Awele Hotel for your recent stay in Lagos, Nigeria. We are delighted to read your review and pleased you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. At your convenience, would you please take a moment to share your experience online with your friends and others on your favorite travel review website. Always... More 

Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

The hotel is a chic, boutique hotel tucked away in a noise proof area of Victoria Island, perfect for business without the hustle of big hotels and their lobby activity. The staff are nice and will take care of you in a personal way. Their laundry service is exceptional Catering is homely and they will cater to your menu needs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

I have had the pleasure of spending a few nights at the House Of Awele since my last review and I'm pleased to note that the facilities and service are still excellent. Maintenance of both infrastructure and standards is often a problem with many hotels however House Of Awele is demonstrably in a class of it's own in this respect... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

My wife and I spent a night at this hotel following a long trip from the US. We were impressed right away with its ambiance, facility and service. Front desk staff was delightful and checked us into our room in a snap. The suite we booked was clean and all resources were beyond our expectation; including the welcome drinks. Dinner... More 

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jerry A, Guest Relations Manager at HOUSE OF AWELE HOTELS, responded to this review

Dear Atkins884, Thank you for choosing House of Awele Hotel for your recent stay in Lagos, Nigeria. We are delighted to read your review and pleased you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. At your convenience, would you please take a moment to share your experience online with your friends and others on your favorite travel review website. Always a... More 

Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

enjoyed my stay was really different from what am used to was really surprised but it was great a real home away from home and i just love the location right there on the island staff were alright what more can i say you should try it

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jerry A, Graphic Artist and Social Media Relationship Manager at HOUSE OF AWELE HOTELS, responded to this review

Hello Bawss B, Thank you for choosing House of Awele Hotel for your recent stay in Lagos, Nigeria. We are delighted to read your review and pleased you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. At your convenience, would you please take a moment to share your experience online with your friends and others on your favorite travel review website. Always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

I had the pleasure of staying in the House Of Awele and was very impressed with the facilities along with the warmth and professionalism of the staff. The hotel is ideally located in VI close to the business district of Lagos but set in a quiet cul-de-sac thus guaranteeing a very quiet and restful night. The food was top notch... More 

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