Renovated in 2010, this charming historical hotel offers 114 rooms in total and welcomes its guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, and a cloakroom. There is also a games room, TV lounge, cafÃ©, bar, disco and restaurant on site. The beach hotel has its own shopping arcade and guests arriving by car may leave their vehicle in the hotel car park. Free wireless Internet access is available and the club resort also offers a laundry service and a conference and meeting room. LocationThis hotel is located in the Aqaba Gulf with views across to Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Israel as well as the wonderful Pharaoh's Island and its colossal 12th century castle Salah El Deen. Cairo is 450 km from the hotel and the city of Eilat is just 15 km away. Guests will find shops, restaurants, bars, nightlife and links to the public transport network in the immediate vicinity, and the nearest beach is just a 5-minute walk away. Taba city centre and the bus station are 5 km from the hotel, Taba Heights Resort is 6 km away and Nuweiba is an hour's drive. RoomsThis hotel provides rooms with a balcony or terrace overlooking the sea, individually regulated air conditioning and heating, a double or king-size bed and an en suite bathroom with shower. Other in-room amenities include satellite TV, a direct dial telephone and a minibar. They have a 220-volt electricity power supply. SportGuests can make use of the large outdoor swimming pool with children's swimming area, poolside snack bar and a sunbathing area with parasols and far-reaching views of the sea. The hotel has a private sandy beach that is 850 metres long as well as a private diving centre and boat trips to the island. Motor boating, table tennis, beach volleyball and pool/snooker complete the sport and leisure facilities available to guests. There is also a kids' club with entertainment programmes for children. Taba Heights Golf Course is approximately 6 km from the hotel. MealsA buffet breakfast is served in the restaurant, which also offers a diverse menu and buffets for lunch and dinner. The hotel offers all-inclusive packages. PaymentAmerican Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment. NotesPeople from muslim countries/religion need a marriage certificate to share a double room.