Abuja, which is the capital and one of the most populous city of Nigeria is located in the centre of the country within the Federal Capital Territory, the city is a planned city built mainly in the 1980s with a master plan by Japanese architect Kenzo Tange.
Asides from being one of the most populous cities in Nigeria, Abuja is also home to several green lands, parks and amazing tourist locations. Abuja is one of Africa’s foremost cities; a city of distinction and discovery, which is also home to several luxury hotels making it one of the top attractions of the city.
These luxury hotels are built with certain standards that serve both the inhabitants of the city and visitors as well.
Some of these luxury hotels include:
- TRANSCORP HILTON ABUJA
One of the top luxury hotels in Abuja is the Transcript Hilton Hotel built to redefine hospitality in Africa through innovation and exceptional service, creating value for their customers and visitors as well.
Set on scenic landscaped gardens with a perfect location right in the heart of the Federal Capital Territory, the hotel offers a unique hospitality and lifestyle experience to guests with a taste for exquisite services and remarkable moments.
Transcorp Hilton Abuja is one of the largest hotels in Sub-Saharan Africa with 670 rooms and an extensive range of facilities and services. The Transcorp Hilton Hotel has been known for over 30years for top-notch hospitality, culinary excellence and service.
The Transcorp Hilton Abuja has 670 luxuriously decorated rooms, which are categorized into Twin Guest Room, King Guest Room, King Deluxe, King Room, Twin Guest Room, Business Suite, Ambassadorial Suite and Presidential Suite. They also offer complimentary breakfast, all-day snacks and refreshment, cocktails, local/international newspapers and magazines to all guests alongside 24 hours room service, free Wi-Fi and outside catering services.
In addition, the Transcorp Hilton Abuja offers a wide range of leisure facilities, which includes an outdoor swimming pool, a children’s wading pool, an onsite casino, a fitness centre, a sports hall for squash and volleyball, a barber shop, a hair salon, a tennis court, and a shopping arcade.
The hotel has seven restaurants and bars with a wide range of international and local cuisine coupled with a selection of the best wines and cocktails.
On the other hand, Transcorp Hilton offers a choice of 24 multi-purpose sir conditioned meeting rooms, a 1,200 capacity Congress Centre. Business centre services and ATM are also available on the premises.
Other additional services provided includes safety deposit boxes, laundry/dry cleaning, car hire, 24 hours room service, event facilities, concierge, storage room, 24 hours front desk, and shops. Transcorp Hilton is professionally guarded with high-end security equipment and personnel. The Transcorp Hilton Hotel is located three kilometers from Abuja National Mosque and Millennium Park, within 20 minutes of the city center.
- NORDIC SUITES ABUJA
The Nordic Suites is a high-end boutique hotel in Abuja and one of the top luxury hotels in Nigeria. This hotel is conveniently located in Mabushi, which is just few minutes away from the Jabi Lake Mall, while the Abuja National Mosque is 5 kilometers away from the hotel.
The Nordic Suites features 46 unique guest rooms and suites and consists of three separate buildings situated in peaceful and pleasant surroundings.
These unique guest rooms are beautifully decorated in Scandinavian style with clean-lined homely furnishings for you to feel at home-away-from-home. In addition, some special guestrooms feature a private balcony that overlooks a magnificent sight of a well-manicured garden.
Nordic Suite is one of the top luxurious and spacious suites that feature complimentary Wi-Fi, satellite TV, an international restaurant, a large year-round outdoor swimming pool and a well-equipped modern gym. Guests can also choose to indulge in refreshing cocktails as they relax by the hotel bar.
One striking feature about the Nordic Suite is that they place so much importance on creating a comfortable, warm, and welcoming environment for their guests by providing a high standard service, paying attention to every facility to ensure that all their guests feel welcomed and well cared for.
- THE ENVOY HOTEL
This is another top luxury hotel in the heart of Nigeria’s renowned capital, diplomats, businesspersons and world leaders converge. Located within the business hub on Diplomatic Drive, The Envoy hotel sets a new standard of urban sophistication and unrivaled luxury in Abuja.
Situated close to top embassies and businesses, The Envoy Hotel offers stylish conferencing and meeting facilities with woven technological innovation into all our amenities.
The Envoy Hotel features an excellent security, fine-dining and complimentary services such as valet parking, which made it one of the top Abuja’s foremost destinations for events.
One the other hand, the Larai Restaurant situated in the Envoy serves contemporary fusion cuisine in comfort and style alongside perfect selection of fine wines and fine premium spirits to tantalize the sophisticated palate, while the pool and terrace bars provide stunning views of the city.
- VITA DI LUSSO
When the word “luxury” is mentioned, the Vita Di Lusso is also mentioned because this is a hotel with a spectacular opulence. Located at No.8 Iller crescent, off katsina Ala Street, maitama, Abuja, this hotel provides its guests with a total luxurious experience. It features an array of suite designs including a penthouse and a duplex with a heavenly Italian furnishing and décor that gives you an amazing lifestyle filled with irresistible charm of luxury.
On the other hand, the Vita Di Lusso possesses other features such as a gym and a pool for its residents, as well as top-notch security and service personnel to guarantee safety and comfort at all times. The apartments present themselves as a perfect venue for short stays, business meetings, and other small-group events.
- FRASER SUITES
The Fraser Suites, which was ranked as one of the best hotels in Abuja and also named the top winner at the World Luxury Hotel Awards (2017 & 2019) and recognized as Nigeria’s Leading Serviced Apartments at the World Travel Awards (2019 & 2020 & 2021).
This luxury Abuja hotel is the undisputed choice of business and leisure travelers with its impeccable facilities and services and highly secure location in the Central Business District.
Fraser Suites boasts of 126 business and family-friendly Gold-Standard residences offering meeting rooms and recreational facilities, so that travelers can experience the best-serviced accommodation in Nigeria.
In addition, the hotel features lavish dining options, a fully-equipped gym, swimming pool, landscaped gardens and high-tech security with a range of studios to four-bedroom penthouses to choose from, premium amenities and top of the line home entertainment systems.
The mission of this luxury hotel is to give you a memorable and mind-blowing experience all through your stay.
Every room in this hotel is fully furnished and equipped with fully fitted kitchens, internet-enabled Smart TVs, Espresso machines, Wi-Fi access and L’Occitane bathroom amenities.
- THE WELLS CARLTON HOTEL
Experience a surreal, fantasy-like journey into a glamorous world of pure luxury and gratifying indulgence in the Wells Carlton Hotels. Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments is set to leave you with a breathtaking experience during your stay.
This hotel is specially designed from its walkways filled with iconic works of art, building fixtures of unparalleled artistry, architectural finishing of aesthetic perfection, and a modern style that is the best.
The hospitality offered at the Wells Carlton Hotels is the best! The Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments offers guests a perfect blend of relaxation, business and pleasure, delicately infused to meet the highest international standards.
In addition, its first-class service is mind-blowing as this hotel features elegantly bespoke Rooms and Deluxe Suites, as well as a Conference Center (and Meeting Rooms) which are perfect for all types of meetings and events.
This hotel, which is an epitome of pure luxury, boasts an amazing rooftop terrace that offers an awe-inspiring view of the Federal Capital Territory, allowing guests an elevated experience and a secluded ambience of serenity.
It also offers avant-garde bars and four excellent restaurants, which serve both continental and local cuisines alongside an excellent gym and enchanting state-of-the-art swimming pools.
The Hotel Spa, named Tirta Ayu, is an exotic haven where guests receive authentic Japanese and Indonesian spa experiences: a blend of ancient therapeutic remedies and modern-day spa rituals for healthy living and total well-being.
- BRENTFORD APARTMENTS
Located 5 km away from the Cameron Embassy, the Brentford Apartments is a luxury hotel in Abuja that provides its guests with top-notch service and hospitality.
The Brentford Apartments features a restaurant, and air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free Wi-Fi.
Each of its rooms features a kitchen with a microwave and a fridge, each unit comes with a safety deposit box, a satellite flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, desk and a seating area with a sofa. In addition, every room comes with a private bathroom with shower in all units, along with slippers and free toiletries.
Guests receive continental and à la carte breakfast every morning at the hotel.
Other features of this hotel include sun loungers or beach chairs, free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed), accessible internet, coffee house on site and grocery deliveries.