The twin-tower city hotel has a total of 26 floors, was constructed in 1985, and renovated in 2006. It is a contemporary, trend-setting luxury establishment, proudly presenting quality furnishing and comprehensive facilities and amenities. On offer are 769 rooms in an Asian-inspired style, of which 22 are suites. Facilities include a lobby area with 24-hour reception, air conditioning, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, lift access, a selection of shops, and a hairdresser. Culinary options include a Japanese and traditional Szechuan restaurant, an Italian-American pizzeria, and a café specialising in regional dishes. There is also a jazz lounge, a bar, a restaurant by the pool, and a hip nightclub. Guests may further take advantage of the laundry and 24-hour room services, the medical assistance, and the parking car. An on-site business centre provides office services and a high-speed Internet connection (charges apply), while the Congress Centre next door feature 7,432 m˛ of meeting and event space, including a ballroom that can accommodate up to 3,200 guests.The rooms are all fitted with marble en suite bathrooms with a bathtub and shower, scales, bathrobes, slippers, and a hairdryer. Further standard fittings include a telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a high-speed Internet connection (charges apply), a minibar, a coffee machine, a double bed with down comforters, carpeting, centrally regulated air conditioning, a room safe, a lounge area, and either a balcony or terrace. The 215 rooms in the North Tower - including the Fairmont Rooms (formerly known as Deluxe) - are located from the sixth floor and up and feature up to 38.6 m˛ of living space. All come with a private balcony, which offers spectacular views over the city or the pool. These rooms have either a queen-size or two super single beds. The 252 premier luxury rooms in the south tower, including the deluxe rooms, feature a pleasant colour scheme, luxurious beds with goose-down pillows and bed linen, a raindrop design shower, and parquet flooring. From these rooms, guests have views over the pool, the harbour, or the city, and can choose between a king-size bed or two super singles. Extra beds can unfortunately not be provided.