A waterfront location and an at-your-service staff are among the main draws at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore. The lobby of the eight-story hotel is a stunner with a grand staircase that winds its way to the second floor where you'll find the restaurant Explorer's. Head to the rooftop for a workout in the fitness center splash in the indoor heated pool sauna and hot tub. There are racquetball courts for more activity. In the 203 rooms the European-style furnishings are so grand that you might think you've stumbled into someone's country house if not for the views of the yachts sailing around the Inner Harbor. Up-to-date amenities include flat-panel TVs and marble bathrooms. One dog weighing 35 pounds or less is allowed per room for an extra fee. The Royal Sonesta Harbor Court is just across the street from the Inner Harbor. The Maryland Science Center is just outside and the Baltimore Aquarium is a 10-minute stroll along the waterfront promenade. The upscale boutiques and eateries of Harborplace one of downtown's most elegant shopping malls are a four-minute walk. About 10 miles south is Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport. "Fantastic rooms" a "perfect location close to all there is to see on the harbor" and "friendly" staff are among the highlights at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court say our guests.