This establishment is housed in an historical building with its original fa├žade which has been fitted with the most modern standard of amenities. The combination of both styles makes for a comfortable and modern ambiance and this is indeed one of the city's showpiece hotels. The hotel is ideal for both leisure and business guests. This air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 86 rooms over 7 floors, of which one is wheelchair-accessible, one is a suite, 3 are junior suites and some are non-smoking rooms. The hotel's facilities include, apart from a lobby area, a reception desk manned around the clock, a hotel safe and a cloakroom, as well as room service, washing facilities, lifts, a cafÚ, a bar, a restaurant, a TV lounge, conference rooms, public Internet access (charges apply) and a garage (charges apply) for those arriving by car.The spacious rooms have all mod cons and come equipped with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer and toiletries. In addition, a direct dial telephone, a fax machine, satellite/ cable TV with Canal+, a hi-fi system, a minibar and Internet access are provided in all accommodation as standard. Furthermore, the rooms all include a safe, a king-size or double bed, a choice of pillows, individually adjustable air conditioning and heating and a terrace. Guests also receive a complimentary newspaper every morning.
Guests arriving from the airport take the 2nd roundabout (A1) until the exit marked P. Marqu├¬s de Pombal and Campo Pequenho, then follow the signs to the centre and M. Pombal over the Avenida da Rep├║blica to the Pra├ža do Duque de Saldanha roundabout. Then take the 1st exit right. The hotel is opposite the Maternidade Alfredo da Costa convent.