By Samson Echenim
The corporate environment is becoming more intense, with competition springing up in new forms by the day and the need to keep the top cadre in the industry is always getting the most significant attention.
Every organisation is keeping its workforce on their toes and this means more responsibilities on every individual staff’s table. This is why one should also keep leisure among one’s top priorities. Every minute on the resting timetable must be optimised. Where you choose to rest and how you get on with it must be something held to your heart, because with every day’s hustling and bustling, you cannot just get enough of rest.
Many hotels have been taking their guests’ leisure and comfort more seriously of recent by taking creative steps to ensure affordable comfort in a mix of luxury. One of such hotels isThe Three Arms in Ikoyi, Lagos.
Managed by Independent Project Monitoring Company Limited, a Nigerian leading multi-disciplinary services company established to provide world-class services to travellers and tourists, The Three Arms is a boutique guest facility with an eclectic collection of experts offering detailed and personalised service.
At Three Arms, whether you are looking for a very fresh piece of fruit or the perfect place to spend the night, a well-trained crop of hospitable people are prepared to serve you. The hotel, with just 22 exclusive rooms is tastefully decorated with perfectly choreographed, impeccable finish located on Royal Palm Drive, Osborne Foreshore Estate Phase II, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria.
Ikoyi in South West Nigeria is a very high-end area within the heart of the city of Lagos, strategically surrounded by many leisure and recreational spots such as cinemas, beaches, golf courses etc. It is about 7km from the city centre and 35 minutes from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, because as you drive out of the well secured estate, you will hit the Third Mainland Bridge, driving straight down to the international airport.
Within a short distance from Lagos’s most significant corporate and business district, Victoria Island, The Three Arms with its rooms of individual characters, spacious and elegantly styled, gives you a complete Victorian feeling and benefit from state of the art technology and free broadband internet access.
Needless to mention individual services available here, as the hotel is a world standard offering exactly what the big names could give in its best form. The serene environment means it’s the business travellers’ home away with utmost peace of mind.
With at least two meeting rooms and one training room, accommodating up to 40 guests encapsulated, the hotel can assist its corporate and business guests to plan their meetings/functions in tastefully furnished state-of-the art-facilities.
The Three Arms’ 12-metre outdoor pool, able to take 50 seated on its lounge and a fitness suite with the latest techno gym equipment means more for pleasure, leisure and luxury.
When lodged at The Three Arms, a traveller has multiples of other recreational sites to visit. Ikoyi and its environs parade most of Lagos’ fun centres. The Ikoyi Club is just about five minutes’ drive from the Three Arms and it offers various sporting facilities including a golf course. The Muson Centre –Musical Society of Nigeria is within 15 minutes’ drive. Muson is always active with exciting events such as comedies, jazz festivals, musical performances and fashion shows. There’s an array of beaches to choose from stretching the Atlantic coastline on the Lekki corridor. SilverbirdGalleria,is situated on Victoria Island, a 15 minutes’ drive from Three Arms. The galleria’s numerous gift shops, Barcelos and Nu Metro Media shop gives you an exciting experience while you wait on your next movie.
The Palms located along Lekki Expressway, is 25 minutes from Three Arms. Enriched with the Nu Metro Cinema, The Palms offers the business traveller a unique experience of retail, leisure, entertainment, games and health spas. Eleko Beach is about 30 minutes’ drive along the Lekki-Epe Expressway. It is one of the most popular among the beaches in Lagos. It is very busy during festive and public holidays. The Lagos Motor Boat Club on Awolowo Road is about 10 minutes’ drive from Three Arms, while the Lagos Yacht club located around Bonny Camp, Victoria Island is 15minutes’ drive from the hotel.