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African Sun Amber Residence

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16 Esugbayi Street, GRA, Lagos 550104 Nigeria
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African Sun Amber Residence, GRA Ikeja is a 4 star Residence with 69 tastefully furnished rooms ranging from the Standard rooms to Suites. The Residence is conveniently located at 16 Esugbayi Street, GRA Ikeja, Lagos. The Residence falls under the African Sun Brand. African Sun is one the leading and fastest growing hotel and leisure groups in Africa with business and resort destinations throughout Ghana, Nigeria and Zimbabwe. From the world famous Victoria Falls Hotel, which is part of the leading hotels of the world to the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza in Harare. African Sun Amber Residence, GRA Ikeja was opened on the 2nd of November 2012. The Residence offers Conferencing facilities with modern high tech equipment, high level of guest security and free access to (WIFI) internet. Other facilities include the pool, and fitness center. Our objective is to make your stay not just enjoyable, but unforgettable. Our highly-skilled team of hospitality experts is committed to delivering excellent experiences each and every time.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Darts
Table tennis
Babysitting
Secured parking
Wifi
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Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast in the room
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Massage chair
Salon
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
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Newspaper
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Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
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24-hour front desk
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Gazie D wrote a review Apr 2019
Lagos, Nigeria171 contributions28 helpful votes
Very serene environment away from all the hustle and bustle: this is the biggest plus. It's ideal for business meetings. It actually looks more like a nice house on the outside. Menu is quite Nigerian - good options but for those who aren't used to very spicy Nigerian-style food this may be a challenge, unless of course you are adventurous. Overall, quite decent.
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Date of stay: February 2019Trip type: Traveled on business
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Raj wrote a review Mar 2019
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Recently stayed here for a week, enjoyed very good ambiance of this hotel, neat and clean, very polite staff and very good speed internet that’s also free Food was really good, room services were very prompt Although Swimming pool was under repair but started working on Saturday Had a great party !!!
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Date of stay: March 2019
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Room Tip: All rooms are good and quite
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EishTraveller wrote a review Nov 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa102 contributions28 helpful votes
Stayed two different nights here, had two completely different experiences: First yime was small humid room with bathroom the size of an airplane WC and water temperature and pressure varied between boiling and cold, no in-between. Worst bit was finding an insect crawling on me in the middle of the night. Took staff almost an hour to bring me a hairdryer! Breakfast was adequate but unappeteising for a Western palate, the Nigerian dish I tried was lukewarm, which was off-putting. My second stay I had a room twice the size of the previous one, with a spacious bathroom. However, I was exhausted and in need of a shower after all-day travel, so a bit disconcerted that they needed to do plumbing for over an hour after I arrived. Room also smelled very strongly of something synthetic and floral, with an undertone of strong insecticide. But was comfortable so I tried to ignore the pong. Bathroom was much better but some tiling was left undone. Dinner was good and breakfast, once again, adequate. The pool was refreshing. Fitness centre dilapidated and dirty. I was told I was accommodated here due to its proximity to airport, but there is a much higher rated chain hotel nearer to airport at about half the cost of the rack rates here. Might stay here again if I could be assured of the better room, but the traffic to Lagos Island and VI make it unsuitable if working in either of those locations.
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Date of stay: November 2018
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Trip type: Traveled on business
Room Tip: first floor rooms (200 on) are better but not past 214 as those are smaller.
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Oelof W wrote a review Aug 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa6 contributions
Overall I would rate my stay poor but different factors were all over the spectrum from terrible to excellent. Stayed here for 5-6 weeks while working in GRA, Ikeja. Was a business trip so my company organised all the administration. Think it is important to note that I am a South African so that my comments about the menu options can be taken relatively. Positives: - Staff are very friendly and helpful - Management extremely attentive and really did try to fix the issues - Pool area was very comfortable to relax in after work - Grounds well kept and spacious providing a relaxing atmosphere to come back to in the evenings - Room very spacious Negatives: - Fitness centre is very poor; equipment not functioning at all, weights fell apart in my hands - Internet was very poor; extremely slow (average below 1MBPS, max 2MBPS) and connection would drop constantly. Management did try to fix this by providing me with a WIFI device but was not better. - Menu was limited in options available for a Western guest - Diagnosed with case of bacterial infection as a result of something I consumed. Considering that I ate most of my meals at the hotel and had a mixed meat soup the day before, these two might be connected - Hotel underwent scheduled fumigation. I was not notified that this was going to happen and had a rather unpleasant experience as the fumes seeped into my room and I exited the room to find staff members walking around with face masks. This was the final straw that caused me to move hotels as this is a basic health and safety issue. Even though the food issue and fumigation incident were very severe in nature, the willingness of management to assist causes me to rate it as poor and not terrible.
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Date of stay: June 2018
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Rii H wrote a review Jun 2018
Lahti, Finland34 contributions6 helpful votes
Nice and modern rooms with wifi, but with not so many amenities (no hairdryer, fridge with one small bottle of water per day). The toilet seat in my room was leaving to the floor occasionally. The staff at the reception were not very welcoming or helpful. Food at the restaurant ok if you chose the buffet, but a la carte not recommended.
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Date of stay: June 2018Trip type: Traveled on business
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PRICE RANGE
$85 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
NigeriaLagos StateLagos
NUMBER OF ROOMS
69
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Frequently Asked Questions about African Sun Amber Residence
Which popular attractions are close to African Sun Amber Residence?
Nearby attractions include Mula Took Me (0.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at African Sun Amber Residence?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at African Sun Amber Residence?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at African Sun Amber Residence?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to African Sun Amber Residence?
Conveniently located restaurants include Jevinik Restaurant, La Giara Italian Restaurant, and The Place.
Are there opportunities to exercise at African Sun Amber Residence?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at African Sun Amber Residence?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does African Sun Amber Residence offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business center and meeting rooms during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to African Sun Amber Residence?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Freedom Park Lagos (9.2 miles) and Jaekel House (6.6 miles).
Is African Sun Amber Residence accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.