Hotel Features. This modern, seven-storey city-centre hotel is situated on a quiet street in Oslo. There is a computer available in Rica Travel Hotel's lobby, offering Internet and printing facilities.
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily at Rica Travel Hotel, and complimentary coffee and tea are available all day long. A bar also serves cocktails in the hotel's lobby.
Guestrooms. There are 108 guestrooms at Rica Travel Hotel. All are designed in light colours and feature oak parquet flooring. The hotel offers complimentary wireless Internet access in all guestrooms, and amenities include satellite television, minibars, desks, and bathrooms with showers and hair dryers.
Expert Tip. Akerhus Fortress was used to protect Oslo from sea attacks, and is located 750 metres from the hotel. Some of the medieval buildings date back to 1300, and parts of the fortress were rebuilt into a Renaissance castle around 1697. The fortress is situated on a small hill, and offers a panoramic view of the harbour and the Aker Brygge area of Oslo.
Standard Single: One twin bed. Desk. Flat-screen television. Direct-dial phone. Complimentary wireless Internet. Minibar. Private bathroom with shower and hair dryer.
Standard Double: One king bed. Desk. Flat-screen television. Direct-dial phone. Complimentary wireless Internet. Minibar. Private bathroom with shower and hair dryer.
From Oslo Gardermoen Airport (OSL):
Distance to Rica Travel Hotel is 55 kilometres, approximately 40 minutes' drive.
Getting there. Taxis wait outside the Arrivals hall, and the fare to the city centre is approximately 500-900 NOK, depending on the number of passengers and the time of day. The Airport Express train runs every 10-20 minutes for the train station in Oslo city centre, and the fare is 160 NOK for a single ticket. Trains go from the airport to Lillehammer, Skien, and Trondheim. The SAS Airport bus leaves for Oslo every 20 minutes, and night buses are available. The journey time is approximately 35 minutes and single tickets cost 120 NOK. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Oslo's efficient public transport network includes buses, trams, trains, and an underground (T-Bane) system. Ferries run between Oslo city hall and Bygdoy Island from April to October. Taxis are available, but very expensive.
- Laundry facilities Dry cleaning service
- Umbrella Coffee shop or cafe
- Parking nearby Safe-deposit box
- Complimentary breakfast Television in lobby
- Elevator/lift Air-conditioned public areas
- Bar/lounge Internet public area - wireless - Complimentary
Room Amenities: , , • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Window opens • Iron/ironing board (on request • Handheld shower • Designer toiletries • Trouser press • Internet access - complimentar
Karl Johan's Gate: 50 metres| Parliament: 50 metres| Royal Castle: 500 metres| Akershus Fortress: 750 metres| Harbour: 750 metres| Oslo central train station: 1 km| Frognerparken (park): 3.5 km| Vigelandsparken (park): 3.5 km| Golf course: 20 km|
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