The hotel is located within the historic city walls, which date back to the 17th century.
It occupies an enviable central location with a number of shops, bars, theatres and nightlife to be found close by. This stylish and contemporary city hotel, despite having only opened in May 2002, has won a number of awards including an AA Rosette and RAC dining award. It comprises a total of 93 rooms on 4 floors and includes an entrance hall with 24-hour reception, lift access, air conditioning, a bar, a café, a pub, a restaurant, conference facilities and car parking. A laundry and dry cleaning service, a baby-sitting service, access to business services, luggage storage, a currency exchange facility are all readily available. The bedrooms are well-appointed and warmly decorated, each with an en suite bathroom. They all have a telephone, TV and Internet access.