Hotel Abando is the sister hotel to the five star Hotel Carlton owned by the same chain just a 10 minute walk away. Whilst Carlton attracts a wide range of guests, Abando caters more to business clients. A large marble entranceway greets guests upon arrival, with staff on hand ready to take your luggage to your room. Although the decoration and facilities may not be quite as luxurious as Carlton, service is an equally high priority here and all rooms are immaculately clean. The décor varies a little from floor to floor, yet the majority of rooms have been decorated in a warm (if slightly dated) fashion.