The luxury Hotel Lev is located in the centre of Ljubljana, close to the business district and to the tourist destinations of the city s old town. This large, elegant hotel is the only property in the city to have earned five-star status, which it gained in 2002. The hotel has extensive conference facilities, which were renovated in 2009. The hotel was built in 1964, and was a part of the Inter-Continental chain for several years. Its past guests include writer Agatha Christie, and musicians Sting and Alanis Morisette. The hotel is about half a kilometer from the main train station.
The hotel has 173 air-conditioned guest rooms. These are furnished as single rooms, double rooms, business rooms and suites. The decor is contemporary, with a warm, sophisticated color palette. The guest rooms have desks, and the double rooms are available with two twin beds or a larger bed. The private bathrooms have baths or showers, and are provided with bathrobes, hair dryers and make-up mirrors for guests convenience. There are additional telephones in the bathroom. The rooms have cable televisions and direct-dial telephones, as well as internet access. The business rooms include fax, printing and copy facilities, and have a large work desk with an ergonomic chair. These rooms also include equipment for making tea and coffee. The large suites have a separate living room. They also have safe deposit boxes. Newly renovated superior rooms are also available, with special bedding and complimentary taxi service. There are rooms designed to be accessible to guests with physical disabilities. All of the rooms have electronic locks, and are equipped with smoke detectors and sprinklers.
Luxury hotel amenities include the new a la carte restaurant Pri Levu, where guests can enjoy endlessly in an exquisite modern cuisine with Mediterranean touch, aperitif bar and lobby.
The staff can provide information on sightseeing in Ljubljana, and can help with travel arrangements. There are eleven meeting rooms available for business meetings and social events. The largest room can hold up to 380 people seated theatre-style, or 500 people for a cocktail reception, and there are smaller meeting and boardrooms. The meeting rooms have modern audio-visual equipment. Catering is available for meetings and social events. Parking is available for guests.