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Welcome Centre & Hotels

4.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

When I pulled the blanket, I noticed very sanitary bedsheet. It has stains of previous copulation activities on the bedsheet and blanket. The bell man changed the sheet promptly. Need better supervision. Need prompt switch over of generator during blackouts

The two Receptionist and Porters I dealt with were very responsive and helpful. Very expensive menu at the restaurant. Very clean environment and closeness to MMA makes the hotel and ideal place to spend the night prior to departure.

Pleasant stay and very convenient to the airport. The restaurant serves decent foods and the service within the hotel is fine. Front desk and bellboy are helpful. While we were there construction of the road outside hindered the traffic and slowed our arrival as we had to drive well past the hotel to u-turn and come back. Good security outside and two shops off the lobby.

This hotel is rated as a fairly decent place — and it is up to a point — but there were glaring examples of a lack of quality. The room was okay, the service was not. I had to wait 1-1/2 hours for a simple meal when there were only a few other customers there. The elevator gets stuck every once in a while - enough times to have a sign posted in the elevator to not panic when it does. The other elevator is broken and has been for a while. What does that tell you about their attention to detail and quality?

After every checks on various hotel along the airport I manage to give this hotel a go but it all came out to be a very terrible decision. I paid N31000 for a superior room which is just too much after the terrible experience. the room number is 203 and it all started with the Wifi going off in the room, I reported thrice before they could change the room for me. and after changing the room another issue with the bath tub so I was finally giving a 4th floor with a sad view and very stuffy, rusty bins, unsafe shower, dust flying everywhere. On the next morning I went for breakfast to be surprised I saw nothing but 3 types of hotdogs, breads, 4 plates of fruits & vegs, fried egg, rice,? and I asked where is yam but they say is not on there rosta for that day and they call it "breakfast buffet". I went to the management to inform but all they could say is they are sorry crap. I will strongly advise travellers to be cautious of this hotel and not be deceived by the big building from the look. is dirty, old, staffs are cold. If you work to earn your money this hotel is not a place for you too have a safe lodge to enjoy your stay in Lagos.

My stay at Welcome centre was indeed awesome. Accommodation perfect, though the food is a NO-NO for me, I was able to drive out to get food for myself. All amenities are in good condition and the cable channels are as clear as expected.

the hotel is located less than 10 mins from the Lagos international airport. Its clean, staff is friendly, check in / check out process is ok, WiFi works on all floors, it feels safe and there are several buffet meals. The hotel has a pool, bar, gym, valleyball field, multipurpose hall and computers room. Rooms are big enough, bathrooms are good. Some rooms get the noise from the power generator, but its not too loud.

I had good time during my stay in this hotel, really don't have any complain. Security wise very good. Customer service very good both check in and check out. I will stay in this hotel next time I visit Lagos. My wife and I had really good time all through our stay in this hotel.

this would have been much better if the promise of airport transport were fulfilled. spent a lot of time and money calling both the hotel and their booking agents who also called several times to organise transport from the domestic airport to the hotel, the only reason to stay there was to handle the layover between connecting flights safely and comfortably. i would have been in serious trouble if I didn't find kind fellow travellers at the airport to get me to the hotel in their own taxi. i was assured several times the driver would be waiting for me, identified. no such thing happened, the airport officials had no idea what hotel i was referring to nor where they waited for passengers in other words the promise of a transport was a joke. worse yet the phone number on the internet and quoted by the agent and in the emails from the concierge WAS OUT OF ORDER, no answer. called many times from airport, nothing. The next morning the transport back to the airport was done all ad hoc. not prepared in advance. but front desk was very nice and tried hard in attitude to compensate for the failure of service promised. the breakfast buffet was really below par, i don't understand where TA reviewers have been to praise this offering to the skies but no matter again everyone friendly enough Trying to get an extra tea bag in my room having pre-tipped yielded a ridiculous altercation with a bell-man who actually refused to provide the tea bag in his hand because I already had one in the tea service in the room. Marvelously petty. Worthy of Fawlty Towers. The ugusi soup wasn't bad but way overpriced, the desserts on the menu were not available in fact. Hot water took about 20 minutes to emerge so the shower I so looked forward to was not to be. Most of the water landed on the floor, poor bathroom infrastructure. The glass shelf over the wash basin on a 45 degree slant, though unlikely to fall off completely. I guess. The DSTV worked really well, though, and the staff were generally very nice, apart from the stupid bell hop with the tea bag You could do a lot worse and now that i know how to manage the transport pickup i would go back to these folks if I needed to stay again near the airport, sure I would. Attitude is ten times more important than infrastructure; that's especially true in Lagos, the NYC of West Africa. Brace yourself for the fellow guests, however, a snottier and derisive attitude among Americans in general is hard to come by. worthy of a sociological study.

Friendly staff... Restaurant choices very limited... large rooms and beds, good conditions for Nigeria, The Welcome Centre Hotel offers good service. Hotel is very close to Lagos airport - which makes this a must-stay considering the traffic situation in Lagos. Taxi service always available

70 International Airport Road Lagos

Hotel highlights

  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Located in Oshodi-Isolo, Welcome Centre & Hotels is within a 15-minute drive of Computer Village and Ikeja Golf Club. This 80-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Lagos and also within a 15-minute drive of Teslim Balogun Stadium.


Start your day off right with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge or visit the onsite restaurant for a bite to eat. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.


Welcome Centre & Hotels's 80 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and free bottled water. Guests can expect free WiFi and 18-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and down comforters, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include safes and desks.

Property features

At Welcome Centre & Hotels, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and an outdoor tennis court. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NGN 4000 per vehicle one-way. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with luggage storage and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and 5 meeting rooms.

Room options

Deluxe Room

Queen 1 | Sleeps 3

Business Suite

Queen 1 | Sleeps 4

Presidential Suite

Queen 2 | Sleeps 6

Standard Room

Full 1 | Sleeps 2

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

80.0% of guests recommend this hotel

Total of 128 reviews