Inspired by the fictional explorer and inventor Sir Algernon Alton, the Alton Towers Hotel in Alton, England, is a themed property that features a five story flying machine in the lobby. Situated 500 meters from Alton Towers theme park, the hotel is 50 meters from Cariba Creek Waterpark. Guests receive a two day pass to the waterpark upon arrival. The Secret Garden Restaurant offers an imaginative dining experience with a menu created from Sir Algernon's collection of recipes he gathered on his travels around the world. Complimentary English breakfasts can be enjoyed each morning as well. Guests can unwind in the hotel spa, which includes a Roman sauna, steam room and indoor pool. Guests seeking further indulgences can enjoy massages in one of the Eastern inspired treatment rooms. The hotel also offers meeting rooms and complimentary, on site parking. In the evenings, guests can relax with drinks in the bar and enjoy live cabaret entertainment. The 175 guestrooms at the Alton Towers Hotel feature wall sketches, imaginative diagrams and interactive play features, including kids adventure clues and a children's spy hole. All accommodations include television Internet access, coffeemakers, direct dial telephones and satellite television.