Event centres have evolved to become an integral part of rental section of the real estate business. We live in a society where we love to party and “kill” every weekend that comes our way; so what better way for a real estate entrepreneur to get some more useful bucks than building event centres.
Be it Weddings, Awards, Fashion shows, Anniversaries or Corporate functions, here are the top ten event centres in Lagos, Nigeria.
Eko Hotel and Suites (Victoria Island, Lagos)
With a floor space of 5,151 square metres and according to research, the Eko hotel and suites event hall is the largest in Nigeria. It has a dinner area for up to 3,000 people at once, the same number for its conference event and it also has a space sufficient enough to house 270 exhibition stands. If the event is a concert, it has audience space of up to 6000 people. That’s the same number as some mini stadiums.
The hall comes with a professionally built and strategically placed lighting system, in built sound system and roll away stage with carpeting to enhance the sound effects.
To use this event centre for your event would see you part with around N9,000,000 (Nine Million Naira.)
Oriental Hotel (Lekki, Lagos)
Everything about the Oriental Hotel speaks class. For its concert event, it has It has a theatre sitting space of about 2,000 persons and grand ballroom for banquent and the likes for about 1,200 persons.
Oriental Hotel is situated along Lekki-Epe express way and it’s one of the most sought after event halls in Lagos. One would then be a little after realizing that to host an event in this event centre, you have to budget N5,000,000
Landmark Event Centre (Victoria Island, Lagos)
Just like the name implies, Landmark Event Centre is a major landmark in the heart of Victoria Island. Sitting on a 40,000 square metres of land, the event centre is not just any one. It has a capacity of 2,000 for its theatre sitting and 1,600 for banquet. The fully air conditioned event centre has its own private beach – talk about class.
It has a parking space for 1,000 cars and its strategic proximity makes it one of the hot cakes around. Situated at Plot 2&3, Water Corporation road, Victoria Island, Using Landmark Event Centre would see you cough up a little over N5,000,000.
N4,500,000 for the hall centre itself and some extra charges for lighting, management and taxes.
Dorchester Event Centre (Victoria Island)
Dorchester Event Centre is situated on Water Corporation road, off LigaliAyorinde, Victoria Island. It offers a theatre-style sitting space of 4,000 persons and 1,500 for banquet arrangements. It has a fully functional Air Conditioning system, ample parking space, standby generator and a total bargain of an event centre.
To use Dorchester Event centre costs only N2,760,000.
Radson Blu Anchorage Hotel (Victoria Island, Lagos)
Located at 1A, OzumbaMbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos, RadsonBlu Anchorage hotel is a small but classy event venue most suitable for corporate events and awards than weekend functions.
It boasts a banquet sitting arrangement of 58 persons and a conference sitting of 110 persons. Its fully air conditioned spaces, outdoor terrace, ample parking space, deluxe business lounge and standby generator guaranteeing 24/7 electricity makes bagging this centre for an event cost only N2,000,000
Victoria Crown Hotel (Victoria Island, Lagos)
Victoria Crown Plaza hotel is located at 292B Ajaose Adeogun, Victoria Island, Lagos. It is touted to be the finest hotel in Victoria Island. The event centre boasts 400 person theatre sitting style and 250 for banquet. Security in this venue is also said to one of it’s major highlights.
It costs only N1,400,000 to sign this place up for your event.
Acquatic Hotels & Waterparks (Ikeja, Lagos)
Acquatic hotels and waterparks is one of the most sought after event places on the mainland and reasonably so since it speaks prestige and status. It has its private waterpark and has one of the largest swimming pools for awards after-party. Located at 31/37Toyinstreet, Ikeja, Lagos, the event place has 2,500 conference seating arrangement and 1,500 executive banquet sitting style.
Having this place sealed up for your event costs only a total of N1,500,000.
Oceanview Restaurant (Victoria Island, Lagos)
Oceanview hall 2 is located atAdemolaAdetokunbostreet, Victoria Island, Lagos. Though older than a lot of others, its interior design and arrangement makes it ever in vogue. With an ample parking space, standby generator, a conference sitting for 2,000 persons and an executive banquet for 1,000, Oceanview is still pulling a lot of bookings.
The cost of using this event place stands at N1,000,000
Anchor Events Place (Ikeja, Lagos)
The Anchor Events place has been used every single weekend since its inception. It is located at registration close, beside FIRS, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos. The event place is fully air conditioned, has a standby generator and a full off the street parking space. It can seat 1,500 persons for a conference and 1,000 for a grand banquet.
Its usage costs only N950,000.
Civic Centre (Victoria Island)
The civic centre is on OzumbaMbadiwe Avenue, opposite 1004, Victoria Island andIt is one of the most used event centres in Lagos.It’s theatre-sitting style boasts a capacity of 1,000 and 600 for its grand banquet sitting. It has a standby generator and ample parking space.
Civic centre costs a total of N2,500,000 for weekend events and a total of N1,800,000 for week day events.