The 5-star InterContinental Adelaide stands on the banks of the picturesque River Torrens, forming part of the city's impressive Riverbank promenade. The hotel is in the heart of the downtown area, giving easy access to Adelaide's museums, shops, restaurants, the Botanical Gardens and the Art Gallery of South Australia. The hotel facilities include a restaurant, lounge bar and a health and fitness centre with a gym, outdoor swimming pool, sauna, whirlpool and a steam room. Beauty therapies and treatments are available (pay locally). There is a lift between floors. The rooms offer great views over the city and towards the Adelaide hills and come equipped with individually controlled air conditioning, a telephone, cable/satellite television, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, safe and a hairdryer.