|Description||The Hotel Parma & Congressi is housed in a spacious contemporary building located 10 kilometres from Parma's old town and four kilometres from the airport. The 166 air conditioned guestrooms are modern with elegant Italian design and all come with cable television with pay movies, direct dial phones, high speed Internet ports, and minibars. Bathrooms provide bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries with baths or hydro massage showers.|
Guests of the hotel can relax in the air conditioned lobby with a drink from the Iris Bar and watch television or browse the complimentary newspapers by the fireplace. There is wireless Internet access throughout the public areas. The health spa also offers a choice of complimentary massage, use of sauna, jetted tub and outdoor swimming pool as well as fitness equipment for those keen on exercise. Executive travellers have the business centre at their fingertips; offering translation and secretarial services, conference rooms with the latest audio visual equipment and exhibit space. The multilingual staff at the 24 hour front desk can advise on local sightseeing opportunities and offer a safe deposit service and currency exchange. The hotel also houses an elegant Italian restaurant with modern furniture and informal atmosphere, serving a choice of regional, light and modern cuisine. Parma's town centre is 10 kilometres away from the hotel, with its Piazza del Duomo, Palazzo della Pilotta and the Battistero. For those wishing to sample the gastronomical delights of the area, Parma's Cheese factory is 10 kilometres away from the hotel and the Ham factory 15 kilometres.