Valentine’s Day brings an enchanting feeling of love all over the world. With endless romantic locations in Nigeria, you can spend beautiful moments with your loved ones.

Escape the hustle and bustle and indulge your special someone in a romantic weekend break.

From long beach walks, candlelit dinners and luxury parties, there a wide variety of starry-eyed activities that will make your lover swoon with delight.

If you are planning a surprise outing with your partner this Valentine’s day,  here are 8 places in Nigeria you can visit and enjoy the season of love.

1. Omu Resort


Nestled in a quiet and natural environment, the Omu Resort is bordered by the Omu creek and radiates a safari theme environment.

This is one of the best romantic getaways for Valentine’s Day. There is a zoo that houses the famous ‘Big Five’ of Africa, not to forget the porcupines, ostriches, giraffes, monkeys, hyenas and many more.

It is a haven for lovers with its enchanting scenery.


2.  Whispering Palms


Whispering Palms is located within the lush tropical landscape, swaying palm trees and pristine beaches of  Badagry.

Toast your special moment together with an intimate luxury sunset ride on the beach, or indulge in a romantic dinner with your partner while watching the sunset.

The resorts offer various amenities such as a mini zoo, classic restaurants and comfortable hotel rooms that will definitely enhance the mood throughout your stay.

This is an ideal destination for those seeking romance or utter relaxation.


3. Ikogusi Warm Spring


Tucked away in the rustic and serene town of Ikogosi-Ekiti, Ikogosi Warm Springs is a nature lover’s dream getaway.

It offers the finest tourist attractions with stunning natural beauty that is perfect for lovers that need a romantic getaway in Nigeria.

Rekindle the passion as you enjoy a walk on nature’s trail while listening to the enchanting chorus of birds.

Spend your afternoon dipping in hot spring river, cycling through the gardens or exploring the iconic tourist attraction.

4. Kajuru Castle


This enchanting medieval style resort sits amidst the Kajuru village in the trade city of Kaduna.

The hideaway is perfect for couples dreaming of a romantic haven with spectacular views, peace and tranquillity, glittering night and nature at its best.

Wake up to spectacular views of Kajuru village and enjoy breakfast served with true ‘Naija’ hospitality. Enjoy a barbeque or cookout and relax by the pool.

If you are in the mood for some self-care, head to the sauna and loosen up your nerves.

Kajuru is an ideal place to visit for an awesome romantic getaway.


5. Ember Creek


Ember Creek creates magic for lovers. This is one of the most romantic destinations in Lagos.

It enwraps guests in coziness and ambiance for romantic date and hangout. It is situated in Ikoyi with great panoramic views of the coastal shores.

For a touch of luxury, Ember Creek is perfect for a romantic weekend break; it’s a great place to unwind and express your love to your sweetheart.


6. Epe Resort & Spa


Located at Lekki-Epe Expressway in Lagos, the romantic scenery will definitely sweep you both off your feet.

The resort is a combination of both contemporary and traditional style. If you are planning to indulge in a more relaxing atmosphere then this should be on your go-to list.

The resort offers exciting sporting activities, spas, including mouth-watering local dishes.


7. La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort


Visit the ultra-luxury La Campagne Tropicana, located in Ijegun, Lagos. It is a quiet and serene place for lovebirds who wish to stay away from the bustling of the city of Lagos.

A perfect place for nature and beach lovers looking for a real romantic getaway.

The views are simply iconic with the gentle romantic reflection of the setting of the sun upon the calm Atlantic Ocean.

What else could one ask for!  You can take a dive in the beautiful Ocean or play peek-a-boo with your partner, there are so many activities you can indulge in.

The resort package for a couple is something that truly makes your special someone feel extra special.

La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort combines an African themed hospitality with modern luxury.


8. Inagbe Grand Resorts & Leisure


This is one of the most romantic places to spend a memorable Valentine’s Day.

Set on the tranquil banks of the magnificent Lagos Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, it offers a perfect blend of nature which includes beach and a warm Atlantic sea.

There’s always fun water sports you can explore and plenty of amenities to get you hooked such as golfing, beach clubs and spa.

It also boasts of world-class accommodation to round off a perfect day in paradise.