Rockview Hotel is an indigenous Hotel owned by Rockview Hotels Limited under the chairmanship of Chief (Dr) Vincent Amaechi Obianodo, MON.
The Hotel started her business in Abuja, Nigeria in 1995 with 106 luxurious rooms including suites. It was officially commissioned on 28th September 1996 by then FCT Minister Lt J.T Useni.
The First General manager of the hotel was Mr. Walterton Collin who commenced operations from Scratch. He handed over to the present Group General Manager, Mr Ugbor Vincent in August 1997.
The Hotel since then has made tremendous progress with her expansion projects. In 2004, the Hotel commissioned one of her Abuja projects and commenced operation on 17th May, 2004 with additional 211 rooms including Suites.
The expansion continued in Abuja with the addition of 12 Flats of Two Bedroom Apartment which commenced full operation in April, 2009.
Shortly after the commencement of the Apartment, Rockview Apapa commenced operations on 5th May 2010 with 100 luxurious suites.
Currently Rockview Hotels have 329 functioning rooms including suites and Apartments in Abuja and 174 rooms including suites in Lagos. This brings the total to 503 luxurious rooms including suites and Apartments.
For proper identification, the 2 hotels in Abuja were given the following names: Rockview Classic and Rockview Royale while Lagos has Rockview Festac and Rockview Apapa though quite distinct in location.
Determined to improve quality customer service and retention, the Managing Director Mr Obiora Vincent Obianodo, an Economist with a Masters degree in Service Management, introduced State of the Art Hotel Management Software and Application. This has enabled improved customer service and has earned the Hotels pioneer status in 21st Century Hotel management.
The Managing Director (MD) is desirous of spreading the hospitable tradition of Rockview Hotels to parts of the Country, a vision which already has began. With the purchase of Modotels, Owerri a strategically located hotel in the heart of Imo State and formerly owned by Nigeria’s Former Vice President, Sir Alex Ekwueme, the MD is poised to create employment and give host communities a sense of belonging by buying off and upgrading hotels or build new ones where need be.
Since the inception of the Hotel, there has been remarkable impact and several Awards given by both local and International bodies in recognition for excellence in the Hospitality Industry.
In 2001, the Hotel won an International award (26th International Award for Tourist, Hotels and Catering Industry) held in Madrid Spain.
The same Year, the Hotel won the Traveller Gold Award – Best Hotel of the year (Nigerian Managed) both in Abuja and Nigeria respectively.
In 2005, the Hotel won an Award for Best Nigerian Managed Hotel in Abuja and Nigeria and other several Awards.
The hotel is about to commission one of her projects in Owerri.
We are committed to rendering the best service to the public and tourists as part of our contribution to the development of Tourism and the Hospitality Industry in Nigeria.
To be one of the best Maintained and Managed Hotel in Nigeria.