The historic Hotel Roanoke, circa 1882, reopened in 1995 completely restored with 332 rooms and 19 suites. The Conference Center of Roanoke, on the Hotel grounds, features 63,000 square feet of flexible meeting space and high technology. The Hotel's Regency Dining Room has been a Roanoke tradition since 1938, featuring old-time southern favorites, including the Hotel's signature Peanut Soup, and new traditions. The Pine Room Pub features lighter fare and beverages. Hotel amenities include a complete exercise facility, sauna, outdoor pool, and airport transportation. AAA 3-diamond property. No pets. 35 meeting rooms (63,000 square feet), 1,100 banquet. The Hotel Roanoke celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2007 and is in the midst of a $6.5 million renovation project.