Situated among historical monuments, stores, restaurants, parks, cinemas and theatres, the Worldhotel Ripa Roma boasts a strategic position in Rome's oldest and most colourful quarter, Trastevere. The hotel was inaugurated in 1998 after a global restyling by the Roselli and King studio. The hotel presents a subtle contrast between new colours and innovative materials. Light, energy and design is found in every corner of the hotel from the rooms to the furniture to the restaurant. The hotel offers 170 modern suites designed to optimise space, light and comfort. Most of the rooms either have a terrace or a balcony and they are all equipped with air-conditioning, mini-bar, satellite television and internet access. Essential rooms offer 28 sqm of living space and are fitted with a king-size or twin beds. It offers five conference rooms catering for up to 300 people, secretarial services, translation, and interpreter, audio-visual equipment and internet connectivity. The hotel has a fully equipped business centre.