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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Years ago this used to be one of the best in calabar, so when I had a business trip I decided to give them a try. Making reservation online was really easy but the rest still baffles me. On check in my room was dusty and stuffy(so I had to wait in the room while they refreshed it) plates littered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Good value for money. Centrally located and easily accessible to most places in the city. Hotel has loads of thing to do from gym to pub / club. Customer service is good, nice and friendly. Car service available from hotel or taxi from outside the hotel. Depends on what you can afford

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Thank Ed O
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Checked in for three days. - Staff not really friendly. Sometimes not even a „good morning“ or “good day” - Only one towel for two person. Changing only on enquriy - No toilet tissue. You must ask for it. - Breakfast is for free but unexeptable. Took it one morning and than never!! - Safe no function. Had to call... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

I really have to calm myself before writing this review. So I write unbiased. I stayed last time in Months of Dec,15. I had same problem of services. They take minimum 20 mins for room service doesn't matter if you die of thirst or your food is getting cold without drink. This time I checked in and didn't even get... More 

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Thank Mukul S
Lagos
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

It is my first time in Calabar. I was lodge at the hotel but not impressed with their facilities; particularly their smaller rooms. The place needs total overhaul. The staff are however very friendly and courteous; trying their best to manage the situation.

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Abuja, Nigeria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

I don't know where to start. Channel View is a beehive of activities at Carnival time. They have a club, and a lot of parties and ceremonies are held here, meaning there is ALWAYS a lot of noise. -The pool is really small -The suite they tried to put us in was cagelike and very poorly ventilated (was on the... More 

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Thank Chidinma E
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the exterior. The rooms themselves are an absolute nightmare. Doors don't lock. Light fittings are decrepit. Shower pressure is low, and the toilet is crammed in some narrow cul de sac that only a Victorian child with rickets could fit in. Meals are served with something hilariously called a 'tray charge'. I wanted sheets changed and... More 

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Thank Tome O
Lagos, Nigeria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This obviously must have once been a good Hotel but it is basically a dump now. There's a some semblance of renovation but it's half-hearted. It's really a pity since the Hotel has a good location and a serene environment, a good swimming pool and some decent food. It's simply not worth the prices they charge judging by the quality... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Basically nothing works. The rooms are not functioning 100%, problems with light switches, Safety depositi does not work, the wireless internet is very poor. For breakfast there were only 5 cups of coffee, they simply did not have coffee for the breakfast, and if you order a pizza it is frozen pizza from the supermarked. Not a good place to... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Since 2002, i've been travelling down to calabar on business at least once a year, started out by staying at Channel View as it was the best hotel at the time but over the years as their facilities aged and services dipped, i switchd to another hotel. This year, when i arrived Calabar, i passed by Chanel View and noticed... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Channel View Hotel

Address: 27 MCC Road, Calabar, Nigeria
Location: Nigeria > Cross River State > Calabar
Price Range: $36 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 100
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