5 Places to Honeymoon on a Budget in Nigeria


See now that Nigeria is in a recession, haters will tell you everything is now expensive. Err well, they’re not wrong sha, but it’s not everything.

If you’re getting married, we can help you. Not to help you have a cheap wedding – we don’t want the wrath of your Nigerian mother – but to help you have a budget friendly honeymoon.

So right here in Nigeria, here are some exotic honeymoon locations that will still leave your pockets smiling.

All the fun and romance; but only some of your money.

Zenababs Half Moon Resort:


Located in Ijesha, Osun State, this resort nestled in the peaceful forests is a comfortable retreat for spending a honeymoon. Zenababs can also double as a nice place to host the wedding – it has 2 large halls for over 1000 guests. You will stay in their luxurious fully equipped 2-room villas and the price will totally make you lose your mind!

Starting at N38,000 per night

Epe Resort and Spa:


Tropical gardens, simple bungalows and garden views, the rooms are a stylish blend of traditional design and contemporary art; you won’t even know you are still in Nigeria!

Complimentary breakfast buffet is served in a stylish restaurant with a terrace. Additional amenities include a spa, an indoor pool and an outdoor pool with a sundeck, plus a fitness center and tennis courts and all at a pocket friendly price!

Starting at N39,500 per night

Le Meridien Ibom Golf Resort:


This beautiful resort is located in the lush flourishing vegetation of a palm forest in Akwa Ibom State. You will definitely love this romantic destination, we promise. And what’s love without good food? The chefs at Meridien Ibom serve some of the most delicious dishes in the country so a romantic meal with the hubby will definitely be the one of the things you remember about your honeymoon!

Starting at N100,000 per night

 Obudu Mountain Resort:


Everyone needs to visit Obudu at least once in their lives. Why not make it there with the person you love? Too cheesy? Sorry we’re just trying to keep with the honeymoon spirit.

You can enjoy a number outdoor activities at Obudu Mountain Resort like golfing, horseback riding and hiking, but if you’re just there for the room (wink!) and the food, you get modernized traditional African-style huts with all the amenities and some of the most delicious meals in the state.

Starting at N150,000 per night

 La Manga Luxury Villas:


La Manga Beach Resort is a little piece of paradise meets the Garden of Eden but you know, in Ilashe, Lagos. Luxury beaches, boat rides and romance under beautiful palm trees.

You can also use the opportunity to get a beachfront wedding ceremony. That’s a dream!

Starting at N175,000 per night

We will have a post on cheap honeymoon places outside of Nigeria soon – complete with their prices!