This four storey hotel is located on rue Gambetta, one block from Angouleme's railway station, less than one kilometer from the museums and historic attractions of the old town and thirty kilometers from Bordeaux. The 22 guestrooms are simply decorated and have balconies, televisions and telephones. Amenities include breakfast (fee), an elevator and nearby parking facilities. The aesthetic charms of the old town will lure travelers, especially the St. Pierre Cathedral with its12th Century Poitiers style façade and the Municipal Arts Museum with African and Oceanic exhibitions. The work of Hergé (Tintin) and Goscinny can be seen first hand in the National Centre for Cartoons and The Image. All are just a kilometer from the hotel. Bordeaux Airport Merignac (BOD) is the nearest airport. Approximate driving time is 30 minutes and distance is 30 kilometers (20 miles).