Lancaster Othon Travel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
TravelPod Member ReviewsLancaster Othon Travel Rio de Janeiro
The Lancaster is very well located on Avenida Atlantica- 50 m from the Copacabana beach - the staff were friendly and the breakfast was good - wifi is also good and available in rooms and the lobby
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... with no doctors, nurses, or medicine, and 2 banks (with money). The government makes promises to deliver services to get elected (sound familiar?) but never fulfil them. Incidentally, it is mandatory to vote in Brazil. They have a saying " the government pretends to listen and we pretend to believe". The residents pay no taxes and the housing cost is low. A 1 bedroom apartment would typically cost $200 Reals (under $70 Cdn) a month. A ...
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We spend a relaxing afternoon, then take the free shuttle from Copacabana to the vast Rio Sul shopping centre for a peek at a Brazilian Mall. We find a "green" restaurant for our evening dinner and enjoy strolling around the busy mall.I'm afraid we didn't do our bit to support the local economy. We still have ten days to go.
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The journey into town passes through the port area, a bus station, the front of the domestic airport, the centre of the city and then out onto the sea front at Copacabana - our hotel was about 400 metres along the front. The driver will stop where you want and will check your luggage against the receipts - all very safe and professional. The total journey time is about an hour and half.
... much needed wine!!!
After saying goodbye again Lynne and I collected our baggage and headed to the airport for our flight to Iguazu, Brazil, our home for the next 5 days.
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PS... just a reminder that when you 'click' on the pictures they are enlarged and more interesting ( I am sure most of you knew that, but, just say'n )
... the favela we went to sugarloaf mountain, you take two cable cars up to the two different mountains which each have spectacular views of rio (better views than Corcovado). We stayed up there for sunset which was very pretty. I have about a million pics of JC now, from every angle, because every place we've been where he can be seen I've taken another shot. I should do PR for the city. The tour ended last night but today several of us headed to the botanical gardens, which ...