This hotel is located 15 km southeast of Brussels city centre, in the heart of the Sonian forest, surrounded by 72 hectares of green. Brussels Airport is around 15 km away and Midi Train station, where the high-speed Thalys and Eurostar trains connect Brussels to Paris, Amsterdam, Cologne and London, is only a 25-minute drive from the accommodation. La Hulpe castle is a 15-minute walk and the city of Waterloo is 5 km away.Renovated in 2006, this air-conditioned conference hotel offers 264 rooms and suites with a view of the Sonian forest, 2 restaurants with excellent food, 2 bars, 25 meeting rooms and private dining rooms. It also offers a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, hotel safe, cloakroom, lift access and a games room. WLAN/Internet access is available as are room and laundry services and there is a car park for guests arriving by car. Bike hire is available for a fee.The non-smoking guest rooms and suites offer in-room amenities including individually regulated air conditioning and heating, high-speed WiFi Internet access, laptop-safe, colour cable LCD TV, direct dial telephone with voice over IP and a minibar. Also in the rooms, guests will find a radio, tea and coffee making facilities and double beds. The bathrooms feature a shower and hairdryer.The health centre is accessible for hotel guests every day from 7 am till 10 pm and includes a heated indoor swimming pool with deckchairs, a terrace, a sauna, a steam bath, a cardio-fitness room as well as locker rooms with showers and bath towels. Massages and beauty treatments are available on request and for an additional fee. Other facilities are jogging trails, 2 outdoor tennis courts, mountain bike rental (fees apply), golf courses (fees apply) and horse riding nearby. Basketball, volleyball, snooker and darts can all also be enjoyed.