Vacation rentals in Benin City

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Quick stats about vacation rentals in Benin City

  • Total rentals

    210 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $10 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    90 reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    110 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    40 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    50 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Benin City?

    Benin City has a tropical monsoon climate with significant rainfall throughout the year. The hottest months are usually January to March with average temperatures reaching about 91°F (33°C), while the cooler months from July to September see an average of 75°F (24°C).

  • What are some of the best things to do in Benin City?

    Popular activities include exploring the Benin National Museum, visiting the King's Square, and strolling through the Oba Palace grounds. For nature enthusiasts, a trip to the Ogba Zoo or Okomu National Park is highly suggested.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Benin City?

    The most popular time to visit Benin City is typically during the cooler and drier months, from November to February. During this period, the city frequently hosts the Edo Festival, a cultural event celebrating the rich history and heritage of the Edo people.

  • What are the best places to stay in Benin City?

    Central Benin City is a popular area to stay due to its proximity to cultural sites like the Oba Palace and Benin National Museum. Gra, a vibrant residential district, is also frequently chosen for its selection of restaurants and shops.

  • What are the best places to visit in Benin City?

    Popular places to visit include the Benin National Museum, King's Square, Oba Palace, and Ogba Zoo. For nature lovers, the Okomu National Park, although located a bit farther away, presents a unique opportunity to explore Nigeria's rich biodiversity.

  • What are some hiking trails in Benin City?

    While Benin City is more known for its cultural heritage than hiking, visitors looking for outdoor activities can explore the trails at Okomu National Park. Despite being 70 miles (113 km) away, the park's lush rainforest offers a refreshing break from the city.

  • What are some family activities to do in Benin City?

    Families can explore the Benin National Museum, filled with artifacts showcasing the region's history. They can also enjoy an outing to Ogba Zoo, home to various animal species. For an educational experience, the Oba Palace is an excellent place to learn about the traditional culture.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Benin City?

    Day trip ideas include visiting the Okomu National Park, exploring the historic city of Ouidah, and touring the Idanre Hills. While they're a bit further afield, their unique cultural and natural sights make them worth the journey.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Benin City?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Benin City. Choose from more than 40 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there family-friendly vacation rentals in Benin City?

    Benin City has more than 110 family-friendly stays. Amenities on the property may include high chairs, travel cribs, or strollers.

Destinations to explore

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