Port Harcourt is full of splendor, take a trip down there. It is free from the hustle and bustle of cities like Lagos, serene and warm with the best of tropical hospitality. Port Harcourt enjoys proximity with upland and coastal communities. It has unique cultural festivals, with a huge expatriate population that is involved in the exploration of black gold.
There are beautiful hotels in and around Port Harcourt and they include, the Hotel presidential (A 4star hotel) located in Aba road Port Harcourt Nigeria. It has 294 bedrooms and suites, conference and banquet halls; with leisure /outdoor facilities such as swimming pool (kids and adults) Table Tennis lounge, volleyball court, gym centre, cybercafé, laundry, outdoor catering etc).
Novotel Hotel, it’s another four star hotel located at #3 liberation stadium road Rumuomasi Port Harcourt Rivers state Nigeria started operations in 2005 has over 117rooms; conference room with 500 sitting capacity, swimming pool, lounge bar, and Executive board room.
The Golden Tulip hotel is located along 1c Evo crescent Gra phase2 Port Harcourt started operating in 2006 with over 102rooms, Spa rooms, swimming pool, gym centre, Banquet halls and, laundry services. It is a 4 star hotel.
Swiss international Hotel is located at #9 off peter Odili road Port Harcourt. It started its operations in 2013, with 106 rooms, 175 person capacity conference hall, two board rooms, swimming pool and gym centre, cafe, Restaurant and lounge. It has a four star facility.
Echelon Heights Hotel (4 star) is located at #73 Ken Saro wiwa Road portharcourt Rivers state Nigeria is hospitality and luxury at its peak, with 294 rooms, bar, restaurant, gym, spa, cybercafé, and laundry services.
Le Meridian Hotel (ogeyi place), A four star treat and class, is located in Port Harcourt and has state of the art facilities ranging from executive suites and bedrooms, boardrooms, swimming pool, gym centre, laundry and chauffeur services to mention but a few. This hotel is noted for its splendid hospitality.
This is the Hedge Hotel, it comes with a three star class. Fully furnished executive and standards rooms. It has in house swimming pool for guest only.
Sasun Hotel, located at Trans Amadi area of Port Harcourt also fall withing the category of a 3 star hotel. It has standard, executive and VIP suites.
These hotels are a safe haven for foreigners, tourists, visitors and expatriates from all walks of life. Rivers state, truly remains a state that creates room for strangers to invest, like in Port Harcourt, the rate of development is high due to the hospitality of the indigenes. However, some persons mistake the state as a ‘no man’s land’’ which is as a result of the friendly attitude of the indigenes of the state.
Port Harcourt boast of very exciting pleasure spots. Higi Haga is located at Peter Odili Road. It is the best place where young and old hang out. It has a sport viewing centre and an array of drinks are sold there.
The Boss, is one entertainment spot that stands out, chilling and refreshing. For the young and out going.
Asian Town is noted for its best Asian cuisine as the name implies. It is located in the old GRA, adjacent the State Security Services Headquarters.
Recreational parks for children include the Pleasure park. It has playground for children and an artificial lake.