The charming hotel, built in 1870 by a British family and renovated in 2007, remains one of the more distinguished hotels of Tangier, used by various celebrities. Many producers chose this location to shoot their movies. Nowadays it is listed as a National Heritage site. Guests are welcomed to this 56-room establishment in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, currency exchange facilities and a cloakroom. Other on-site amenities include a TV lounge with satellite channels, a café, 2 restaurants and conference facilities. Guests can also savour the panoramic sea views from the two terraces, a souvenir store, high-speed Internet access and both room and laundry services, as well as a car park.The hotel is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. People from muslim countries/religion need a marriage certificate to share a double room.The hotel provides recently refurbished guest rooms, which include high-speed WLAN Internet access, satellite TV and an en suite bathroom with a shower. Further standard features include a double or king-size bed, either a balcony or terrace and individually regulated air conditioning and heating.