An investigation has been launched after a fire damaged a Deeside hotel.
The fire destroyed the first floor and roof of the Gateway to Wales Hotel in Flintshire.
Emergency services received a call at 4:27am this morning to reports of a fire. When crews arrived, the roof was alight.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service says all of the residents and staff at the hotel were evacuated to a safe area whilst firefighters tackle the blaze.
In a statement, the hotel said it is currently closed and "bookings have been suspended until further notice."