This family-friendly beach resort features 2 pools, water sports, sailing, and a private beach. Dining choices include the Coffee shop for breakfast and lunch, and the Candlelight Restaurant for dinners. The pool bar is also available for light menu items. The hotel was renovated in 2010 and has a total of 179 pleasantly furnished rooms. The Gulf View and Standard rooms (with north side views) all come with a fridge, coffee maker, hairdryer and an ironing set. There is also free daily newspaper delivery. Parking, WiFi, and beach chairs are complimentary. The recreation department offers umbrellas, bicycles, and non-motorized water sports for a fee.The hotel has seven buildings, one with four stories, all with exterior-corridor access. The single and two-story buildings do not have lift access.Each of the rooms offers views of the north side or the Gulf of Mexico. All rooms include complimentary wireless internet access, phones with voice mail and complimentary newspapers, complimentary HBO channels, mini fridges and safes are additional conveniences. The en suite bathrooms offer shower/tub combinations or showers only, makeup/shaving mirrors and hairdryers. A sitting area with two upholstered chairs is included. A radio, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set round off the amenities in each room.