Living In Lugbe Abuja – Neighborhood Guide
LIVING IN LUGBE, ABUJA – THE NEIGHBORHOOD GUIDE
Have you ever been to a place and had no idea how to be familiar with the neighborhood? Have you ever heard that saying that, when you read, you can travel the world? It is indeed true, that you can learn about a place by merely reading about it. That said, why don’t we go somewhere new; Lugbe, Abuja.
Lugbe, is one of the popular suburban areas in the Federal capital territory. It is a densely populated area, located around the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC). it is a 17 minutes drive to the Central Business District in Abuja, and a 13 minutes drive to the Abuja Airport. Lugbe is divided into five districts; Lugbe South, Lugbe North, Lugbe Central, Lugbe West and Lugbe East.
Lugbe is not the the Federal Capital City itself, nevertheless, it has been made popular by its proximity to the Abuja Airport. When you come here for the first time, you might experience some heavy traffic in the early ours of the morning between 6.00am and 10.00am, and evenings between 4.00pm -8.30pm. On your way to the central city during this period, it could take over thirty minutes. However, the four lanes have now been expanded to 10, to make the traffic lighter.
Some of the Landmarks at Lugbe includes;
The National Space Development and Research Agency.
FHA Estate – (Land For Sale In Lugbe)
Voice of Nigeria Transmission Station
Schools in Lugbe
Apart from being a guest passing through Lugbe, it is possible that some people relocate for good. If that is indeed he case, then you will need to know the best schools to send your kids to.
Herere some of the best schools to send your kids to, if you live in Lube, Abuja.
Early Strides Private School, Abuja.
Located at Owerri Street, Trademore Mega City, Off Airport road, Abuja, this school is just by the Voice of Nigeria. Early strides offers Nursery and Primary Education in a very serene and conducive environment. They have dedicated and trained teachers who go the extra mile to meet the psychological, educational and developmental needs of your children. The school is well equipped for learning and has a maximum of 15 pupils per class.
Premier Academy, Abuja
You will find this school located at, Premier Street, FHA,Lugbe, Abuja. The main objective of this school is to make sure that, the students are equipped with skills and qualifications to compete with the best, have the attitude and resilience to thrive under pressure and the right mindset to take advantage of opportunities when they avail themselves.
Rehoboth Peace Academy
This school provides education for early starters up until their secondary school. Here , they emphasize on the all round growth and development of your child. Rehoboth also makes sure that the skills and knowledge required to succeed in the ever changing world, is provided to them. This school is located at Amac Estate Phase 2, Airport Road, Lugbe, Abuja.
This school is located at Britarch Schools Phase4, Voice of Nigeria way, after Trade More Estate, Airport Road. At this school, their min focus is all round development to ensure that when they leave, they can contribute immensely to the society. Britarch also takes into consideration the fact that, this development cannot simply be achieved by academics, and so they try to equip their students with skills for independent thinking, confidence, moral values and genuine interest to learn.
Hotels in Lugbe
Lugbe as earlier mentioned is close to the Abuja Airport and so there is usually a surplus of guests in the area. Thankfully, there are some really cool hotels where guests can feel comfortable and at home. Here are some of the hotels you might like.
Tescon is located at Plot 338 Lugbe Phase 1 Layout, Airport Road, Abuja. The rooms here are well furnished and fitted with flat screen television, air conditioning units, en suite bathroom with complementary toiletries, wardrobe, and leather chairs. The rooms are categorized into Studio room, Standard room, Deluxe room, Executive Royal room and Suite.
The Tescon Hotel also has a restaurant that serves a variety of meals. There is also an on site bar where guests can order different types of wines, juices, and cocktail drinks from.
You’ll also enjoy their laundry services, Airport pick up, car hire service, and 24 hour room service.
Crestwood Hotel and Suites
The Crestwood Hotel offers cheap accommodation and comfort to guests. It is located at Plot 316 FHA Road, Lugbe Phase II, Abuja. The rooms are fitted with everything needed to make the guest comfortable during their stay. The rooms are furnished with a king sized bed, work desk, en suite bathroom with toiletries, air conditioners, television, and a telephone to stay connected to the front desk.
The guests can also select from the Standard room, Executive and Suite Categories. The hotel also hosts a restaurant and bar for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Guests will also enjoy dry cleaning services, car hire services, and airport shuttle at an affordable fee.
Some Place Else Hotels
The name of this hotel just tells you that there is indeed something else to this place. It is affordable, accommodating, and absolutely homely. Guests can pick from the three categories; Standard, Deluxe, and Executive, their most preferred. Guests here will enjoy comfort and good services in a serene environment.
Fun Places at Lugbe, Abuja
What’s the fun in visiting a place and not visiting somewhere where you can relax, shop and maybe see a movie? Whenever you have the time to visit Lugbe for work or any other purpose, try relaxing as well. Now there aren’t a lot of places to relax at, but, the hotels cover up for the blanks.
The Gateway Mall
The gateway mall is the new mall constructed in conjunction with Novare Partners. This mall hosts designer shops, fast food joints, local, continental, intercontinental restaurants, Shoprite and Genesis Deluxe Cinemas. This mall has everything you need to relax and unwind.
Lugbe might not be the biggest city in Abuja, but if you are traveling for work, visit, or just for fun, Lugbe has got you covered.