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Lekki Market

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Address: Oba Elegushi Street | Off Lekki-Epe Expressway Between 4th and 5th Roundabout, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
Phone Number: +234 803 833 1862

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This is well worth a visit but it is very difficult to find as Lekki is the name of the area so there are a couple of markets but you'll know when you're going there because the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rabat, Morocco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on a Sunday and only a fraction of the shops were open. But it was even better. Great crafts, art and jewelry. Be prepared to bargain and push the vendors away. It's a must see while in Lagos.

Thank Globe T
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many sellers all willing to do a quick trade, it can be a bit overwhelming when so many are trying to see to you. It is useful to have someone who knows the area and can fend off the crowds. Be careful off the prices, there is a lot of flexibility, paying too early will cause you to pay too... More 

Thank radix1970
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is well worth a visit but it is very difficult to find as Lekki is the name of the area so there are a couple of markets but you'll know when you're going there because the road is difficult to negotiate in a car or motorbike. You walk through a food market first and then in a compound is... More 

Thank sambrero
Lagos, Nigeria
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Lekki market is a fun place to visit & shop around. Be prepared for some vendors that pitch aggressive attempts to get you to buy their wares. If you see something you really like, ask the price, then shake your head a walk away. The vendors will immediately cut their offer 25-50%, then you can start bargaining. Many stalls... More 

Thank douglasvh
Abuja, Nigeria
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

this is really called jakande market and it is tucked down a back street, went on a sunday when not all stalls open, and just as well as huge, with loads of stalls selling every sort of souvenir you could ever want, prices half of that charged at Silverbird culture village in Abuja and good quality. friendly non-pushy stall owners... More 

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Lekki, Nigeria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

So much amazing art. I went in search of some leather and got carried away by all the art, jewelry, color, and textures. You would find pretty much anything here but prepare to drive a hard bargain so you get a fair deal.

Thank Rory O
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you haven't been before take a guide. Even for me as a local there's plenty going on and lots to see. You can order hand carved furniture, get a dress blinged with beads an buy ingredients for your dinner all in minutes. It you need a relatively decent market setting at which to purchase you African souvenirs, this would... More 

Thank Sarix02
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you're looking for a market that has African fabric, locally made African print clothing, jewellery and art work, look no further. This market has it all. The market can be a little overwhelming and confusing with the amount things happening at the same time. Be patient and take your time.

Thank Didigr
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Lekki market is a place to find all sorts of items from staple foods to artisan crafts. Some merchants are a bit pushy. If you find something that you like, ask the price, shake your head and walk away. The original offer will drop, then start negotiations. You'll find the least expensive souvenirs here with the most variety.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

If your looking for where to buy anything or trading of all kinds like beads,native wears, art and crafts and many more think of Lekki Market

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