The Blowfish Hotel

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Seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
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Overview of The Blowfish Hotel

The Blowfish Hotel

4.0 star property

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
17 Oju Olobun Street, Off Bishop, Oluwole Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSilverbird Galleria16 min walk
  • Popular LocationNigerian National Museum4 min drive
  • Popular LocationLagos Motor Boat Club4 min drive
  • AirportLagos (LOS-Murtala Muhammed Intl.)44 min drive

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About this area

Lagos

Located in Lagos, The Blowfish Hotel is in the city center and near the beach. MUSON Centre and Nigerian National Museum are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Silverbird Galleria and Lagos City Mall.

What's nearby

  • Silverbird Galleria - 16 min walk
  • Kuramo Beach - 3 min drive
  • MUSON Centre - 4 min drive
  • Nigerian National Museum - 4 min drive
  • Lagos Motor Boat Club - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Murtala Muhammed Intl. Airport (LOS) - 45 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sherlaton - 12 min walk
  • Casper & Gambini's - 17 min walk
  • Spice Route - 19 min walk
  • Debonairs Pizza - 19 min walk
  • Nok by Alara - 3 min drive

About this property

The Blowfish Hotel

4-star hotel with 5 restaurants and private beach
Along with 5 restaurants, this hotel has a bar/lounge and 2 coffee shops/cafes. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a conference center, coffee/tea in a common area, and 24-hour room service.
The Blowfish Hotel offers 54 accommodations with fireplaces and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Lagos hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. Housekeeping is provided daily.

A children's pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site.

Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

Languages

English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 5 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Restaurants on site

  • Purple
  • La Varenda
  • Vellvett
  • Izanagi
  • Mashawi

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Shopping mall

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference center (50 square feet of space)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch plasma TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Late check-in fee: 50-percent of room rate for check-in between 6:00 AM and 1:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 12:30 PM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Prior to arrival, you must complete online registration via a secure link
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
6 children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NGN 8000.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: NGN 8000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee: 50-percent of room rate for check-in between 6:00 AM and 1:00 PM
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NGN 8000.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from October to December
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool

Property is also known as

Blowfish Hotel
Blowfish Hotel Lagos
Blowfish Lagos
The Blowfish Hotel Hotel
The Blowfish Hotel Lagos
The Blowfish Hotel Hotel Lagos

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.6

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 39 out of 178 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 72 out of 178 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 35 out of 178 reviews
3 - Okay 20%
Rating 2 - Poor. 15 out of 178 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 178 reviews
1 - Terrible 10%

3.7/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stay at the Blowfish
Hotel is very lovely, good food, friendly staff, beautiful and safe location. I can't find a single fault. I highly recommend the Blowfish when staying in Lagos.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Good wifi signal, hot water for shower, complimentary water daily, restaurants onsite, good location. Issue with booked room being double-booked by hotel so was given another room.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
They operate their own generator. So, if public power is cut the generator kicks in. A/C is working great restaurants and bar are good.
Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful hotel
Every time i’m in Lagos I stay at the Blowfish. It is the very best ti me. The room is beautiful and the mood is exciting. I will stay here every time I go.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in May 2021