Explore the SURULERE neighbourhood

Before you focus on your property search, why don't you get to know the area.

Everything new from investment opportunities to luxurious apartments.

What to expect

Surulere has a moderate standard of living. You will have so much fun living or doing business in this ever bubbling neighbourhood.

Living the life

It is no secret that the best of Lagos street food can be found in the streets of Surulere and at the best rates too. In Surulere, a lot of local independent restaurants and bukkas (popularly known as mama put) can be seen in different parts.

Who you'll meet

Surulere is a blend of various types of people. Young families, upcoming artistes, grandparents, politicians, locals, students, people from different ethnicities live here. It is very easy to fit into the different neighbourhoods.

The market

Surulere is as much a residential area as it is commercial. There are so many businesses, in all sorts of industries situated in Surulere. In this neighborhood, you can find all sorts of clothing stores, interior design boutiques, car dealers etc.

Its limitations

Bad Drainage, Densely Populated, Insufficient means of transportation to and fro this neighbourhood.

What you'll like most

In this neighbourhood, you will not only get spoilt with different choices when it comes to buying locally but also with ample job opportunities too. There is almost nothing you cannot find on the street for your day to day living.

A peek at the neighbourhood

Surulere is known as the sports hub of Lagos, as it houses two major international sports stadiums. Surulere without a doubt is one of the key transport nodes of Lagos, as it connects the city’s mainland with the different parts of Lagos Island. Surulere serves as a mid-point between the Island and Mainland, therefore living in this neighbourhood ensures you have quick and easy access to both parts.

In a word

Luxury
Serene
Beautiful
Comfort
Transaction volume
Transaction volume (quantity)
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Lagos by the numbers

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Getting in and out of Lagos

Commuting times to other key locations under normal circumstances

Ikeja

By car

30

By bus

35

By Walking

146

By train

0
Ikoyi

By car

4

By bus

4

By Walking

3

By train

0
Lekki

By car

21

By bus

21

By Walking

20

By train

0
Yaba

By car

14

By bus

14

By Walking

155

By train

0
Surulere

By car

14

By bus

14

By Walking

158

By train

0

NOTE: All times are in minutes and estimated - during peak times these will differ significantly. All journeys are averages calculated across the whole neighbourhood. Buses and trains are calculated from the centre of the neighbourhood (buses) or from station to station (trains). If a train station is not accessible within the neighbourhood or key location it is not shown above.

What to expect

Surulere has a moderate standard of living. You will have so much fun living or doing business in this ever bubbling neighbourhood.

Living the life

It is no secret that the best of Lagos street food can be found in the streets of Surulere and at the best rates too. In Surulere, a lot of local independent restaurants and bukkas (popularly known as mama put) can be seen in different parts.

Who you'll meet

Surulere is a blend of various types of people. Young families, upcoming artistes, grandparents, politicians, locals, students, people from different ethnicities live here. It is very easy to fit into the different neighbourhoods.

The market view

Surulere is as much a residential area as it is commercial. There are so many businesses, in all sorts of industries situated in Surulere. In this neighbourhood, you can find all sorts of clothing stores, interior design boutiques, car dealers etc.

Its limitations

Bad Drainage, Densely Populated, Insufficient means of transportation to and fro this neighbourhood.

What you'll like most

In this neighbourhood, you will not only get spoilt with different choices when it comes to buying locally but also with ample job opportunities too. There is almost nothing you cannot find on the street for your day to day living.

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