Welcome to Port Harcourt!
Port Harcourt Map & Attractions
Sparklyn Hotels & Suites is strategically located in the heart of Port Harcourt in the highbrow semi residential – semi business area of GRA Phase 3. The hotel is situated a few steps away from Aba Road, close to the Polo club and about 45 minutes drive from the Port Harcourt International Airport. It is accessible to all business and leisure areas of Port Harcourt.
- The Federal University 48.3 km/30.0 miles
- The Federal College of Education 48.3 km/30.0 miles
- The State University 48.3 km/30.0 miles
- Port Harcourt Golf Club 15.0 km/9.3 miles
- British Council 2.0 km/1.2 miles
- Bori Camp 3.0 km/1.9 miles
Port Harcourt named after Lewis, Viscount Harcourt was founded in 1912 by the British. The city is now the hub of Nigeria’s petroleum industry and very rich in tourist attractions. The city has miles of beautiful beaches, numerous creeks, streams, rivers and their associated vegetation and wildlife.
The South South region of Nigeria is one of the most culturally diverse areas in the country. Right in the centre of this intriguing culture and artistic canvas is Sparklyn Hotels & Suites, Port Harcourt.
Beaches: Rivers State is known for having magnificent beaches. Discover the long expanses of beautiful coastal sandy beaches stretching from Opobo through Brass to Koluama. On your way, you’ll find numerous long and winding creeks which are tourist sights in their own right.
Museums: As a cultural melting pot, Port Harcourt can be proud of the many museums it hosts, some dating back to pre-colonial times of 1912 and beyond. The National Museum in particular has large numbers of traditional ornaments of the 19th Century. It also contains intrinsic artworks like terra-cottas, bronze figures and cast iron pieces depicting Nigeria’s rich history.
Day Trips: Why not spend a day discovering Bonny Island or the Natural Park, Finima.
In addition, visit the wildlife centres, watch cultural dances and activities such as masquerades, Mmnanwu, Isakabari, Pioru, Alagba of Kalabari and much more. Sparklyn Hotels & Suites is close to the Port Harcourt Polo Club, various supermarkets and department stores, and a cinema.