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The Blowfish Hotel
4 stars

The Blowfish Hotel

17 Oju Olobun Street, Off Bishop, Lagos, Nigeria
Lagos, Nigeria
See location+234 1463 1298
From
$130
Cheapest

rate per night

7.8
Good
based on 16 reviews
16 reviews

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About The Blowfish Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
900 metres from Mega Plaza Century 21 Mall, The Blowfish Hotel is set in Lagos and offers free WiFi and express check-in and check-out. Popular points of interest nearby include Red Door Gallery and Lekki Market. The hotel features a fitness centre and a 24-hour front desk. All rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Each room includes air conditioning, and some units at The Blowfish Hotel have a balcony. A continental, buffet or Full English/Irish breakfast is available every morning at the property. There is an on-site restaurant, which serves African cuisine. The accommodation offers an outdoor pool. The Blowfish Hotel provides an ironing service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying. National Museum Lagos is 2.3 km from the hotel, while Freedom Park Lagos is 3.3 km away.

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Amenities at The Blowfish Hotel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

General

  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car hire
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Outdoor

  • Outdoor dining area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Pool

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Pool bar

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Evening entertainment
  • Night club

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Reviews of The Blowfish Hotel

7.8
Good16 verified reviews
0.7Friends
6.4Solo
0.3Families
2.5Couples

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8Very Good
Mark, Mar 2014

Cons. The breakfast - Could be a bit more varied

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What can I expect from the hotel's dining options?

The hotel offers a wide array of restaurants to choose from, providing a lovely food and environment. Guests have praised the breakfast for its variety and quality.

How is the hotel's customer service?

The staff are described as super friendly and helpful, providing extra customer service wherever possible. However, some guests have mentioned a lack of urgency and proactive service from the front desk staff.

What are the hotel's unique amenities?

The hotel boasts a pool area, a wide array of restaurants, and a lovely ambience. Additionally, the hotel provides a child pool, kids' club, and kids' outdoor play equipment, making it family-friendly.

What are the common concerns about the hotel?

Some guests have expressed concerns about noise levels, room quality, and the maintenance of certain facilities. Additionally, there have been mentions of issues with the water supply and construction work causing disturbances.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The high season is in February, offering an ideal time to experience the hotel's great location and ambience. However, it's important to note that the low season is in August.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Noise Levels

Some guests reported that the hotel can get noisy, especially during events or when the hotel turns into a nightclub. Light sleepers may want to inquire about potential noise disturbances before booking.

Verify Room Bookings

Double-check the room you are assigned upon arrival, as some guests experienced discrepancies between the rooms they booked online and the rooms they were initially given. It's advisable to address any issues promptly with the hotel staff.

Be Mindful of Weekend Events

The hotel may host events, such as nightclubs, which can lead to loud music and disturbances, particularly on weekends. Guests seeking a peaceful environment should consider this aspect when planning their stay.

Check for Room Maintenance

Some guests noted issues with room facilities, such as water heaters, lighting, and drainage. It's recommended to ensure that all room amenities are in good working condition upon check-in.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to Silverbird Galleria, Bar Beach, and other attractions makes it convenient for guests to explore the area. Take advantage of the nearby entertainment options and cultural sites during your stay.

Engage with the Friendly Staff

Numerous guests praised the hotel staff for their friendliness and helpfulness. Don't hesitate to seek assistance from the attentive and polite staff, who are willing to go the extra mile to enhance your experience.

Be Aware of Potential Security Concerns

Some guests reported security-related issues, including unauthorized entry into rooms and inadequate response from hotel staff. It's advisable to prioritize personal safety and communicate any security concerns to the management.

Plan for Construction Work

Several guests mentioned ongoing construction work, particularly related to the pool area, which caused disturbances. It's advisable to inquire about any ongoing renovations or construction activities that might affect your stay.

Evaluate Dining Options

While the hotel offers a wide array of restaurants, some guests found the breakfast buffet below standard. Consider exploring dining alternatives in the vicinity for a diverse culinary experience.

Location

17 Oju Olobun Street, Off Bishop, Lagos

What's nearby

  • Silverbird Galleria0.7 km
  • Bar Beach1.6 km
  • Kuramo Beach2.3 km
  • National Museum Lagos2.3 km
  • MUSON Centre2.4 km
  • Lagos City Mall2.4 km
  • Ikoyi Golf Club2.5 km
  • Palms Shopping Mall4.1 km
  • Nike Art Gallery7.4 km
  • National Theatre Lagos7.5 km
  • National Stadium9.6 km
  • Teslim Balogun Stadium10.1 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at The Blowfish Hotel

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FAQs when booking at The Blowfish Hotel

  • Where is The Blowfish Hotel located?

    The Blowfish Hotel is located at 17 Oju Olobun Street, Off Bishop, 11.8 km from the centre of Lagos. Silverbird Galleria is the closest landmark to The Blowfish Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Blowfish Hotel?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at The Blowfish Hotel.

  • Does The Blowfish Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Blowfish Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Blowfish Hotel offer free parking?

    Yes, The Blowfish Hotel offers free parking.

  • How far is The Blowfish Hotel from the airport?

    The Blowfish Hotel is 19.7 km from Lagos Murtala Muhammed. The Blowfish Hotel is 114.1 km from Cotonou.

  • Does The Blowfish Hotel have a pool?

    Yes, The Blowfish Hotel has a pool on-site.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.5

Distance to city centre

11.8 km

Nearest airport

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

Distance to airport

19.7 km