Calabar, capital city of Cross River State, is an enchanting city and is easily a go-to destination for tourists looking to revel in the beauty the city holds. It is famous for, among other things, The Calabar Carnival (which you can still make plans to attend by the end of this year), the Tinapa Resort, etc.
Naturally, the city is always buzzing with some activity or event and, with a booming tourism sector, the many hotels in Calabar are always in business.
For any upcoming event, banquet or party you have planned, there is an array of places to choose from in the city. The following are some of the places you could consider in Calabar for your next event, as they have facilities designed for just that purpose.
1. Transcorp Hotels Calabar
From hosting small meetings to large group events, and conferences, Transcorp Hotel promises to meet your need with its two spacious, elegant and column free halls.
The Diamond ball room has a sitting capacity of up to 700 guests while the Pearl Ball Room can seat up to 800 guests. Then there is the Jade room, which is perfectly suited for board meetings or small meetings with up to 50 guests present.
Address: 10 Murtala Mohammed Highway, Calabar, Cross River State Nigeria.
2. Calabar International Convention Centre
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The International Convention Centre at Summit Hills, Summit Hills Development Area, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria has 21 halls and meeting rooms which can be combined or transformed to suit your needs, whether it be a traditional business meeting or a multimedia product launch.
3. Monty Suites
Montysuites is one of the most luxurious hotels and conference centres in Nigeria. It is furnished with fabulous amenities and services which include 120 luxury suites, 1500 seater banquet hall, Pastry/Coffee shop, 60 seater board room, Swimming pool, Fully equipped gym, Gift shop, around-the-clock front desk, doormen, security, large car park, extensive service staffs and Bus Shuttle services for guided tours of Calabar.
Address: Nortern Industrial Layout, Behind Zone 6 Police Headquarters, Off Murtala Mohammed Highway, Esuk Utan, Calabar.
4. Gomays Plaza Hotels
Gomays Plaza Hotels is at 90 Atekong Drive, Calabar. They have an amazing array of halls suited for particular events listed on their site. Their listing includes:
Main Hall (Saturday Weddings) N150,000.
Main Hall (multiple days) N100,000.
Outdoor Gazebo N40,000.
Summit Hall (50 Capacity) N80,000.
Summit Hall (40 Capacity) N70,000.
Summit Hall (30 Capacity) N60,000.
Resto Hall (25 Capacity) N40,000.
Church Services in main hall N100,000.
Church Services in Summit Hall N50,000.
Restaurant/Bar (Seminars and Parties) N40,000.
Day Events 9am – 5pm (8hours)
Night Events 7pm – 3am (8hours)
Sound System N12,000.
More Centres coming……