Hotel Features. Hotel Ripa is a contemporary building in concrete and glass, standing in contrast to the city's classical style. The lobby has wooden and marble floors, 1970s-style armchairs, grey partition walls and young staff all dressed in black. Multilingual concierge staff can give tour assistance.
The hotel offers a complimentary buffet breakfast. Ripa Art Café is a chic dining room with wooden floors, modern black furnishings, contemporary art, and paper lampshades. It serves innovative Mediterranean dishes, with jazz and blues playing in the background. The hotel has a nightclub, decorated in steel and fibreglass, with DJs, various theme nights and animated projections on the white, minimalist walls.
The Hotel Ripa has five meeting rooms, conferences rooms, exhibition space, and business services available. There is dial-up Internet access in public areas (surcharge).
The hotel has a mini-gym with personal trainer, and massages can be arranged.
Guestrooms. Hotel Ripa's 170 air- conditioned guestrooms are decorated in a minimalist style with splashes of colour and black, charcoal and white furnishings. All rooms have dial- up Internet connections (surcharge), satellite television, safes and minibars.
Expert Tip. Porta Portese flea market, located just outside the hotel, sells a mix of antiques and bric-a-brac. It starts about 6.30 a.m. and closes around 2 p.m., and is famous for appearing in Vittorio di Saca's classic 1948 Italian film 'The Bicycle Thief'.
Double Single Use: One king bed or two twin beds. Modern design. Minimum 28 square metres. Direct-dial phone and wireless Internet access (surcharge). TV with satellite and premium channels. Minibar and safe.
Double Room: One king bed or two twin beds. Modern design. Minimum 28 square metres. Direct-dial phone and wireless Internet access (surcharge). TV with satellite and premium channels. Minibar and safe.
Advance Booking Double room: One double bed or two twin beds. Modern design. Minimum 28 square metres. Direct-dial phone and wireless Internet connection (surcharge). TV with satellite and premium channels. Minibar and safe.
From Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO):
Distance to Hotel Ripa is 29 kilometres, approximately 45 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The Leonardo Express runs between the airport and the Termini train station in the city centre every 30 minutes. The journey time is about 35 minutes and single tickets cost 9.50 EUR. The Terravision shuttle bus runs between the airport and Termini station. Taxis to the city centre cost about 60 EUR, and taking a metered licensed taxi is advised. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Hotel Ripa is on Via Degli Orti Di Trastevere in Rome's Trastevere district. Rome's historic city centre is easy to explore on foot, as many attractions are located close together. The city has an efficient public transport system, including trams, buses, suburban trains, and metro (underground). Tickets can be purchased from tobacconists and ATAC ticket machines, and should be bought prior to boarding. Single tickets cost 1 EUR, and are valid for 75 minutes, covering one metro trip and unlimited bus travel. Driving in the city centre is not advised for visitors. Garage parking is available at the hotel (surcharge).
Driving directions. From Rome Fiumicino Airport:
From the A1 motorway (coming south from Florence or north from Naples) follow signs for 'G.R.A.' (Grande Raccordo Anulare).
Take the exit signposted for 'Roma Fiumicino' and exit at Via della Magliana Trastevere, continuing for four kilometres.
Upon arriving at Piazza Antonio Meucci take Via Oderisi da Gubbio and then onto Piazza della Radio.
Turn left and left again after the bridge and go straight and meet Viale Trastevere.
Continue until in Piazza Bernardino da Feltre.
Turn right at the traffic lights and Hotel Ripa is 50 metres further on.
- Air Conditioning TV/VCR
- High Speed Internet Currency Exchange
- Business Center Wake Up Service - Calls
- Smoking Rooms Available Complimentary Breakfast
- Children Stay Free - 2 Years and Under Dry Cleaning Service
- Fitness Equipment - Fitness Center Wheelchair Accessible
- Airport Transportation - Fee Bar/Lounge - Lounge
- Garden - Limited Hours Concierge desk
- Coffee shop or cafe - Or Cafe Meeting room (small groups) - Room(Small Groups)
- Elevator/lift - Lift Restaurant(s) - In Hotel
- Comp newspapers in lobby - In Lobby(comp) Babysitting or child care - Childcare
Room Amenities: , , • Handheld shower • Sewing kit • Bidet • Premium TV channel(s) • Soundproofed rooms • Housekeeping (daily) • Complimentary toiletries • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Climate control • Pay movies • Cribs (infant beds) available • Rollaway beds • Window opens
Trastevere District-One of the most lovely areas in Rome,with many typical restaurants and nightlife| The Colosseum| The Roman Forum| Gianicolo Hill| Spanish Steps| Piazza Venezia.
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