By Okunade Adekunle, Lagos
Hilton has announced the opening of ‘Legend Hotel Lagos Airport, Curio Collection by Hilton’.
This marks Hilton’s 500th hotel to open across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
The opening was celebrated at the weekend during an event attended by the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, Chris Nassetta, Chief Executive Officer of Hilton, and Sam Iwuajoku, Director of Quits Hospitality Limited.
The hotel joins the exclusive Curio Collection by Hilton, a collection of more than 60 one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts celebrated for their individuality and appeal to travellers seeking local and authentic experiences.
Legend Hotel Lagos Airport is located at Murtala Muhammed International Airport which serves more than eight million passengers each year.
The hotel is adjacent to the airport’s private jet terminal and has an exclusive immigrations and customs desk in the hotel for private jet passengers.
The hotel is also approximately five kilometres from the domestic terminal and one kilometre from the international terminal.
The hotel features 54 spacious guest rooms and suites, unique culinary experiences at De Bull restaurant and bar and Sky Lounge, and extensive business and leisure facilities.