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Frogner House - Skovveien 8

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Skovveien 8, Oslo 0257, Norway
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Ranked #11 of 88 hotels in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
inger h Tromso, Norway
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tromso, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay, but Oslo was too hot, and Frogner House has no air conditioner. However they borrowed us two fans, and it helped a bit. Much traffic outside, but keeping the windows closed helps reducing the noise. However, only one of 4 windows in our room was possible to open, so we got no turnover of the air... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mine was a business trip for 20 days. Was put up at the Frogner house @Arbinegate(very close to the National Theatre-city centre). Pros: -Proximity to city centre, -very close to the bus stop, -kichenette with utensils available, -service floor contains laundry and iron facilities, -economical, -TV and wifi available, -Large beds for two(if required). Cons: -Bathrooms could be bigger, -economical... More

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Berkeley, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose Frogner House as it was near to our French friends' apartment and it was a success on many fronts. it's right above a Parisian style cafe and surrounded by leafy boulevards but of course much quieter than Paris. The area seems to be full of home decorating shops and boutiques - not that we looked into them, of... More

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Auxerre, Bourgogne, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large room, nicely decorated in a very nice old house located in a nice suburb. Everything is clean, brand new and well maintained. Close to the Royal Palace and its park. After crossing the park, you are in the main street.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great room for a short stay. I had my 1 yr old in tow so the kitchenette came in very handy. Very clean, excellent location to walking and public transport, and decorated very chic. Staff was extremely nice. A little noisy (outside/streets) and you will need windows open in the summer as they have no air conditioning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We enjoyed our stay in a one bedroom flat. Tiny but adequate kitchen with nearby grocery stores. Just a 5-10 minute walk to the high speed train from the airport (Theater station) - taxis are very expensive! Another 5-10 minutes to the downtown area. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The tram runs right outside, so the street facing... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Not at all impressed by Frogner House Apartments. The photo shows the living room of a 3 bedroom apartment at Oscarsgt 86... Say no more.... We was "greeted" by an half empty apartment, hardly any cutlery, plates etc... We are 5 people staying in the apartment and there is no seating for all of us in the living room (well... More

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Palo Alto, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I was given a spacious room in the attic and the window was tiny. There was minimal lighting which I think is typical for all the rooms. Public transportation is great and you can walk to Vigeland Park in 15 min by walking or ride the tram in 5 min. The young ladies at reception were terrific. I visited Vigeland... More

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FHA2014, Manager at Frogner House - Skovveien 8, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review and your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed our beautiful city, and hope to see you back one day! Kind Regards, Emma, Hotel Manager More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The room (apartment) is small, but perfectly adequate. We had all we needed ( but we never used the kitchen) and it looked good. The design was done with love. Little noise, good location and very very nice staff! I would stay here again on a return trip to Oslo!

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FHA2014, Manager at Frogner House - Skovveien 8, responded to this review

Good Morning from Oslo, Thank you for taking your time and write us a review. we are happy to hear that you liked our stuidos/apartments and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, Emma, Hotel Manager More

Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I stayed here for the month of April 2014, overall experience was good. But the rooms towards the tram line is little disturbing at nights, due to traffic. Hotel staffs are extremely helpful. Note, there is no telephone connection, a pay phone for making overseas calls would have been nice.

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FHA2014, Manager at Frogner House - Skovveien 8, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for writing us a review. We are happy to hear you had a good time staying with us, and we appreciate you giving us feedback. We hope to see you back again in the future. Best Regards, Emma Hotel Manager More

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Address: Skovveien 8, Oslo 0257, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Frogner House - Skovveien 8 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Oslo #11 Romantic Hotel in Oslo #11 Business Hotel in Oslo
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Frogner House offers you fully furnished serviced apartments imbued with more than 100 years' worth of homey atmosphere in the very heart of the most up-market neighbourhood in Oslo, Frogner.We offer Free WIFI, free laundry facilities, disounted breakfast at a nearby cafè, and the comfort and freedom you appreciate in your own home.Your home when you are not! ... more   less 
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