The hotel was built in 1965 and renovated in 2003. It contains 154 rooms on 7 floors, of which 21 are suites. The hotelandrsquo;s facilities include a pleasant lobby with a lift and a cosy sitting area, a 24-hour reception, a currency exchange desk and a bar. Furthermore, this air-conditioned complex has conference facilities and a restaurant. For a fee, Internet access, a laundry service, bike hire and parking facilities are also available.The hotel, located directly in the middle of the tourist centre is just a short walk from the nearby fine sandy beach. The centre of town along with numerous shopping opportunities, restaurants, bars and nightclubs are all just a short walk away. Access to public transport is also located in the immediate vicinity. The Vilamoura Marina harbour is about 3 km away, the waterpark about 4 km, the marine zoo about 25 km and the historic Silves Castle is about 40 km.