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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tarkwa Bay is a good choice if you are trying to get out of the city, but don't want to go too far. It is about a 30 minute boat ride from Victoria Island, from the Fiki Marine (N4,000 roundtrip). The beach is relatively clean...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Damidj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its a beautiful place well managed in some aspects but there is room for a lot of improvement. You can get to the beach using Jetty services from cms marina, Oriental hotel, Mekwe Jetty near bonny Camp and other services. I used the mekwe Jetty...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Liesel81
Reviewed May 7, 2019

This beach is popular due to its location and shallow water, but what might seem as positive is negative at the same time, since beach is located right at the exit from lagoon and water is usually brown. As a standard you meet numerous crowds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrej P
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Crossing the waters from Lagos to this island is a good escape from the hustle and bustle of Lagos. You enjoy some natural breeze from the ocean and relax

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank PastorSOJ
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Apart from the boat ride to the place which I found personally thrilling, this is easily one of the serene beaches in Lagos (depending on the season you visit). It wasn't as crowded as I ma assuming its cause of the fear of the boat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KingOpe
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The Beach Is Loaded With Foreign And Indigenous Visitors. You can literally walk a long distance into the beach without drowning. Whenever I Want To Visit I Use Boats Around Lekki Axis. Some Times I Assist Foreigners To Hire Boats And Tour The Beach .

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank MrNollywood
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Tarkwa Bay Beach is easily one of the cleanest beach in the marina axis of the coastal city of lagos. Due to its island status, the beach is only accessible by boat, the trip takes up to 40mins depending on which axis of the city...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thedrewfiles
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This place is corner beach where,two sides are covered by land, thus allowing only one side for sea water to come in and so there is little to feel tide here. Good because, it is safe. bad because, this place is nasty. People dump all...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Srikanta P
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Tarkwa Bay is the kind of activity that takes up a whole day. You need to plan everything from feeding to transportation. I didn't do much when I got there because it was a sort of impromptu trip so I had a native coconut and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank jemimaabu
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Visiting Takwa bay is the highlights of our LagosCity tours package. This 1hr boat rides to and fro gives our clients the panoramic seaside view of Lagos metropolis. This the one place I believe allows people the comfort, freedom and safety to bare all in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Precious A
November 26, 2018|
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Response from Lagoscitytours | Reviewed this property |
1. You can only see a guest house at Takwa bay and not a hotel. Not sure you can get accommodation for 30 people. I do not know the cost because I do not need such a service. You can lodge in hotels close to the site though... More
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TinuolaF
June 13, 2018|
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Response from Lagoscitytours | Reviewed this property |
Fikki mariner under Ozumba Mbadiwe bridge and Tarzan Jetty rIght beside Oriental Hotel. For General Transfer to and from Takwa bay is 4K per head.
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