This hotel was built in 1924 and comprises a total of 259 rooms including 19 suites and 5 junior suites. It was owned by the Gore family for many years and a major restoration was completed in 2009, which included bringing back the Jockey Club Restaurant. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a cloakroom and lift access. There is a cafe, a bar and a restaurant and guests have conference facilities and Internet access at their disposal. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. For those arriving by car, there is a car park as well as covered garage parking and a valet parking service is available.The hotel offers express check-out in the lobby. The reception desk is open 24 hours a day.All the elegantly appointed guest rooms are in the Georgian classical style. Newly renovated (2009), the rooms are bright and cheery and come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. They also have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Furthermore, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard.