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Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City

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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, from what I understand, Golden Tulip Essential is a new wing of Escalibur Hotel, so it may get confusing. It's the same hotel but a new wing with a different name. I stayed here for 3 days for a work event. The reception area is very friendly and cosy, check in was a breeze, it was like they were...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I stayed here on a work trip to Benin City last autumn. It was self-financed so I was looking for a budget option, and at 12000 Naira, my room at the Excalibur pretty much fitted the bill. There may be better places in Benin City for all I know, but this was fine for me. It's nothing special to look...

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edobor o, General Manager at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

Dear Colin, Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again with an upgrade. That's a promise. May I also let you know that Golden Tulip is in the final stage of assuming the management of the hotel and our ID changes to Golden Tulip Essential Benin Hotel. With...

Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I am in here now and it seems this hotel has got two names....On inquiry am told Golden Tulip is taking Excalibor hotel..I am excited and skeptical at the same time. Excited because it will be a refreshing addition to the locality, skeptical because Tulip in Warri is not so fantastic. . The structural additional is fantastic here, I hope...

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edobor o, Owner at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

Hello Chi O, Yes Golden Tulip is taking over the hotel, they just began the pre opening process, as for the signage, it is now concealed till the official opening, I guess you saw both names as the Golden Tulip sign was hoisted that day. I can assure that whatever your experience in Warri Tulip, I am told it is...

Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Great Hotel. Entering the hotel premises automatically ease your feeling and welcome you into a serene environment with friendly staffs, equipped rooms, wonderful food services, good WIFI connection and a very nice pool bar. I actually enjoyed my stay and look forward to coming back whenever I visit Benin again. Observation: The bathroom needs a shower curtain because water spillage...

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edobor o, Owner at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

@Flinkzyl Thanks for your kind words and encouragement, management will sure work on your observation.

Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 23 September 2016

My overall view of the hotel is that the hotel has very friendly staff that is very courteous and hard working, right from the reception to the house keeping and in the restaurant and bar. The rooms are clean; the environments are wonderful, good WIFI connection, nice food and prompt service Engr. Greg

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edobor o, Owner at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

Thank you, we really appreciate your stay and kind words. We will strive to do more. Thanks.

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Excalibur Benin Hotel is a home in every sense of the word. The pool bar is excellent for relaxation, the rooms are lovely and the environment is quite serene. It is indeed a place to be. Did I mention that the Custodian wing is paradise. I was really thrilled. I hope to be there as soon as it is opened.

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edobor o, Owner at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

Thank you....there are more surprises we won't let out of the bag now...keep your fingers crossed...

Benin City, Nigeria
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The reception is wonderful, the rooms are lovely as well as the bathroom.... This is a world class hotel and it is so lovely, the vip is out of the world , i thought i was in dubia... i enjoyed my stay here and it is so wonderful to stay here

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Reviewed 9 March 2014 via mobile

I'm pleasantly surprised at the quality of their facilities and the level of service received from their staff. Many places in Nigeria could learn from Excalibur. The staff are exceptional at consistently providing great service and doing all of the basics correctly. Definitely my favourite place to stay in Nigeria! I hope they keep it up. I am every satisfied...

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 14 January 2014

i have visited benin city a few times and i must say my experience here was refreshingly diffrent. The staff are quite hospitable which is a key requirement to revisit any hotel. i like attention to details, that also struck me here. Nice place I will say.

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Benin City, Nigeria
Reviewed 1 December 2013

I actually stayed here for the first time reluctantly, but I was pleasantly surprised at the tidiness of the room, restaurant and its food. Even when my friends became quite noisy being my birthday, the staff still showed great understanding . Good hotel good people.

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edobor o, Owner at Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City, responded to this review

Thank you!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Golden Tulip Essential Benin City is member of the Golden Tulip chain of Hotels Inns and Resorts. Operated as Excalibur Hotels in the last 13 years and is currently rebranded after the opening of an additional brand new block of 65 keys; comprising Apartments, 1,2,3 bedrooms suites as well as single rooms. Restaurants and Bars (up coming SPA) Gym, Meeting rooms, Banquet Hall etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City

Address: Etete Rd., Benin City 300252, Nigeria (Formerly Excalibur Benin Hotel)
Region: Nigeria > Edo State > Benin City
Price Range: RM180 - RM305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Tulip Essential, Benin City 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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“Ask for rooms away from the electric generating engine.”
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“its a serene environment for business and pleasure. Rooms upstair left wing have added serenity for tranquil business mood.”
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