Free WiFi throughout. In rooms: flatscreen TV, iPod dock, minibar and Nespresso machine.
Rooms are similar in terms of furnishings and facilities; what distinguishes them is location. Room 105 is a Deluxe Suite on the corner of the building, with views of both Via Margutta and Via del Babuino. Room 302, the Babuino Suite, is fit for families; with two rooms, a guest toilet and a lounge area with space for two single beds.
Leave your washbag at home – bathrooms are stocked with sensual Comfort Zone products in big bottles. Don’t worry if you forget your adaptors; the hotel has some you can borrow.
Little Smiths are welcome here. Cots can be added free; extra beds are €50. The hotel can organise babysitting for €25 an hour (with a day’s notice) for a minimum of two hours.
Cultured older kids – the hotel reckons it's best suited to children aged 11 plus.
Interconnecting rooms 202 and 203.
Hop on the Time Elevator (+39 06 699 21823; www.timeelevator.it) with your brood and be whizzed back into Roman history – well, sort of. The virtual reality experience, at 12 Via S.S Apostoli, is packed with special effects and features a moving platform. If they're animal lovers, take your little Smiths to Rome's zoo, Bioparco (+39 06 360 8211), at 1 Viale del Giardino Zoologico.
Babysitting can be arranged for €25 an hour (book half a day in advance).