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Reviewed November 1, 2016

Nice premises good facilities. Food is good the battered prawns and chips recommended. Bar has all kinds of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks to suite all tastes. Staff friendly and helpful.Rooms clean and everything works .Price is competitive.Would recommend.

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Abuja, Nigeria
Reviewed October 12, 2016

I have taken to staying at the sojourner when I overnight in Lagos to catch a flight. 10 minutes from the airport, it is very convenient. It also helps that the rooms are very comfortable and the food delicious and service great. Stayed here this week again and it does not disappoint.

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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is brill. Staff are very nice and allways willing to help. The food is total spot on, they have a dam good chef that can cook very well. Rooms are a very good size. Love this hotel and I use it twice a month

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Reviewed August 26, 2016

Comfortable and safe hotel in Ikeja. Recently stayed for about a week and had a pleasant stay. The staff and management handled all requests in a professional manner.I highly recommend this unique hotel.

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1Thank Ranti M
Ibadan, Nigeria
Reviewed July 25, 2016

The hotel is strategically located in the reserved area of Ikeja. The staff where pleasant and very eager to assist me. I spent a night there because I arrived late and had to move to Ibadan, the next morning. The room was quiet, the hotel is neat and generally sharp, with nice facilities I wasnt able to use because of...

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Göttingen
Reviewed June 22, 2016

It is a good and quiet hotel in Ikeja, relatively close to the airport. The bed is comfortable. The shower is good, however it is a bit dark in the bathroom. the staff is helpful, the food is OK. Wifi is free and held well video calls. The choice of TV channels is so-so, no HD channels. There is a...

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Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing service. Wi-Fi was the only issue I had. Had to use a cable to get my work done. But all in all, great food, great service.. Professional in all areas. Gym was decently equipped too. Will highly recommend.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for business for a few nights in March. For Lagos standards absolutely superb with decent value for money offerings. Felt very safe which is an added bonus in Lagos. Clean rooms with a tasteful interior and a good bed. Value for money is good. Conveniently located when your have business in Ikeja and close enough to the airport....

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Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

I came from Abuja in a party of 15 colleagues for Management retreat over 3 days. My first time here. We pleasantly surprised by the what this hotel offered...5 minutes feom the airport, high quality finishing and furniture, clean rooms, good food, nice gym...you've got to love the outdoor bar.

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Reception was friendly and efficent. Room very nice with a well stocked coffee and tea service. Towels were good and plenty for the room. Bed very comfortable. Internet was good however the TV channels very limited. The in-door bar is very nice and a relaxing area with a large out door pool area. Unfortunately workmen kept transversing back and forth...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sojourner is a new premier luxury Guesthouse is located in the residential heart of Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria.Situated close to the business district of Ikeja, the Sojourner offers 94 unique rooms and the comfort and convenience of a 4 Star Boutique Guesthouse in a peaceful and safe environment. Suited for both business and leisure travelers, with less than 10minutes from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, and easy access to Victoria Island and Ikoyi, The Sojourner is destined to become Lagos’ top hospitality and lifestyle address. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sojourner By Genesis

Address: 16 Oba Akinjobi Street | GRA, Ikeja, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
Location: Nigeria > Lagos State > Lagos
Price Range: $106 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Sojourner By Genesis 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Lagos
#18 Luxury Hotel in Lagos
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“Rooms on the fourth floor”
 of 5 bubbles 799omary, Sep 15, 2015 | Read review
“if available try to stay in the main building, as their is an annex which is identical.”
 of 5 bubbles WFEPH, Aug 24, 2015 | Read review
“Take the corner rooms - they have a good view!”
 of 5 bubbles Pinkjacket, Apr 3, 2015 | Read review
“Try to stay in the new building but not facing pool.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveyJ5150, Apr 2, 2015 | Read review
“Try your luck!”
 of 5 bubbles R0hithaR, Nov 5, 2014 | Read review
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