Opening date: Third quarter of 2015

Total investment: US$90 million by Cross River State Government

Location: 11 km north of Calabar at the Calabar River
Part of the 367 ha Summit Hills development (Calabar ICC, 18-hole golf course, business hotel, specialist hospital, residential villas)

Distance from Calabar International Airport: 18 km (25 minutes)

Architects: Henning Larsen Architects , Copenhagen, Denmark

Total floor space: 35,000 sqm

Total number of conference rooms: 18 – 5 conference halls (220-1,800 delegates), 12 meeting rooms (55-90 delegates) and 1 VIP room

Lounges and foyers: 3

Largest room: Main Hall with 1,800 seats

Total capacity of the centre: approximately 5,000 delegates

Largest banqueting spaces: Main Hall (900 dinner guests), Hall A (650 dinner guests) and Hall C (500 dinner guests)

Main kitchen: (1,200 sqm, largest in Nigeria) and 4 distribution kitchens; HACCP accreditation applied for

Exhibition space: In conference halls and foyers. Additional pre-allocated space for temporary exhibition marquee up to 8,000 sqm at the back of the Calabar ICC, directly connected to the Main Hall and the other conference halls

Coffee shop: In entrance hall, 40 seats

Parking: Secure parking for 700 vehicles

Convention Centre Hotel (adjacent to the Calabar ICC): 300 rooms (phase one: 200 rooms)

Address: Calabar International Convention Centre 

Summit Hills,

Off Murtala Mohammed Highway


Cross River State


Phone: +234 811 056 0614 or 811 056 0617