euroPLX 78 Lisbon, Hotel & Place
The Conference Hotel
Attention: Confirmed registrants book their rooms through their RauCon user accounts after log-in.
The 5-star Hotel Cascais Miragem is located about 25-40 minutes from Lisbon, between Estoril, the favourite destiny of the royal families and the aristocracy for the exclusivity and beauty of the area and the wonderful weather, and Cascais, the picturesque town that offers a cosmopolitan atmosphere known for its beautiful beaches, restaurants, shops and night life.
The majority of the oversized guest rooms (about 30 square metres) have large terraces offering spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, the bay of Cascais and its Marina, while the remainder have views of the gardens.
All guest rooms have high-speed internet cable access, in-room safe, and a work desk, apart from the usual 5-star amenities.
Check-in time is 15:00h (3:00 p.m.), check-out time 12:00h. Breakfast is served from 6:30h to 10:00h.
euroPLX 78 Lisbon will be held in all rooms of the entire event area.
Hotel Cascais Miragem
Av. Marginal n.8554
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Hotel Cascais Miragem night view
Lobby of the Hotel Cascais Miragem
Lobby, stairs and entrance to the conferences area
Hotel pool area with sea view
Beach area in Cascais
Centre of Cascais
Residential area in Cascais
Beacon near Boca de Inferno, Cascais
One of many old buildings in Cascais
From the Airport to the Hotel
A taxi ride from the Lisbon International Airport to the hotel can take anything from 25 to 45 minutes, depending on daytime, traffic, and temper of the taxi driver. The fare should be about 40-50 Euro (daytime) plus 1.60 Euro for each piece of luggage. An additional 20% is charged for services on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays and for nighttime service from 9pm to 6am.
Lisbon has a warm climate, with a sunny spring, and April has average temperatures of almost 20 degrees Celsius during the day and 10-12 degrees at night. April can be rainy but also completely dry.
The Currency: the EURO
The currency used in Portugal is the Euro. There is an easy to use Currency Calculator on the Web which calculates rates provided by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Major credit cards such as Visa, American Express, Mastercard, Diners are accepted in most places.
220-volt AC, 50Hz, two-pin continental plugs (round-prong plugs with side grounding contacts). Adaptors are available at the hotel and at the airport.