The hotel, the premier lodging facility at the Grand Canyon, opened its doors in 1905 and was most recently renovated in 2005. In the past, the hotel has hosted such luminaries as Theodore Roosevelt, Albert Einstein, Western author Zane Grey, and many others. The air-conditioned hotel also offers a 24-hour check-out service.The hotel has rooms and suites, all with cable TV, a telephone, radio, a full en suite bathroom with a bathtub and shower, and individually regulated air conditioning and heating. Standard rooms have one double, one queen-size, or two queen-size beds. Deluxe rooms have either two queen-size or one king-size bed. Suites have a bedroom with either two queen-size or one king-size bed, and a sitting room, and some of the suites have a porch or balcony. All rooms are non-smoking. Some rooms and suites will accommodate a rollaway bed, which would be subject to availability and cannot be reserved.