Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv City Center is perhaps Tel Aviv's most modern hotel. Set next to Azrieli shopping centre, it offers unique rooms with views of the city. Guests have free access to a fitness centre with Olympic pool, sauna, and spa facilities.Rooms at this Crowne Plaza offer free Wi-Fi, an LCD TV, and a tea/coffee maker. The majority of rooms have a personal computer and media centre with webcam. Some rooms include access to the Executive Lounge.On the 11th floor you can dine at the gourmet restaurant and sushi bar, open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The cuisine is kosher, with creative recipes. The wine list includes Israel's best labels.The Executive Lounge is on the 20th floor, and offers breathtaking views. VIP service is available here from morning until 23:00. The hotel's unusual design is evident as soon as you enter with its minimalist style, contrasting monochrome colours, and a video art exhibition.The property is only steps away from the Sarona, a centre of culture, leisure and shopping. It is located inside 37 restored Templar settlement buildings now featuring cafés, restaurants, art galleries and shops. It is home to lush green gardens, art and historical exhibitions, street theatre shows, concerts and open air film screenings, as well as a music garden and eco-pool.Tel Aviv HaShalom Train Station is right next to the hotel, which is surrounded by some of the city's most impressive skyscrapers. A free shuttle service to/from the sea is available. Ben Gurion Airport is a 15-minute drive away, and a shuttle service can be arranged on request.