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Grand Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Karl Johans Gate 31, Oslo NO-0159, Norway
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Ranked #26 of 88 hotels in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Grand hotel Oslo was not a disappointment. If you're looking for a central hotel, (Karl Johans street being the main street in the center of Oslo), then this is the place to stay at. However, the prices are high, the rooms are significantly spacious and the hotel has an indoor pool, gym and spa. If you're looking to stay in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The standard rooms at the hotel are not grand in anyway. The rooms were smaller than most hotel I have stayed. But the worst part was the obnoxious receptionist. Not only was he overly rude, but I could not believe his hostility. After one night, we had enough and decid

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I doubt Barack Obama stayed in our standard room when he was here a few years ago. This hotel was probably grand 100 years ago, but not by today's standards. The room was on the small side but the biggest problem was the lack of any drawers to allow unpacking of our bags during a four night stay. To be... More

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The public parts of this outwardly impressive hotel looked good, including the 'grand cafe' where breakfast is served. However, having been warned in our guidebook that many of the rooms at the back were rather small, we asked for one at the front and were told they were all booked (we had booked 3 months prior). The room was very... More

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Austin, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our stay at the Grand Hotel was part of a coach tour, so the cost of our room was not disclosed to us. Therefore, we cannot comment on the value aspect of our stay. However, the hotel staff was attentive and tried to meet our needs in a friendly and courteous manner. The hotel is well appointed but is currently... More

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Roseville, Minnesota
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is within blocks of the wharf and many attractions and restaurants and shops. I ran to Frogner Park. We caught the ferry to the Bygdoy museums near the Radhus. I ran to see the Opera and Ballet Center and the "She Lies" statue in the water. Excellent bike paths in many directions. Good food for breakfast in a... More

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Paris, France
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Old, tired. Terrible service. We were in an international conference and were given a very basic dark room with worn out towels which looked gray, old beds and pillows. Carpets in the stairs and corridors so dirty and tired!!! Unbelievable. Housekeeping nor the front desk ever answered. Laundry was not picked up. It could be historical but don´t stay there,... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located in the heart if Oslo, right on the Karll Hohans Gate, 10 minutes walking to train station, 5 to the Palace, Nobel Center, port and the rest of city attractions. Room was not so big, but comfortable. Hotel looks nice, many restaurants in the area, subway station is 200 meters away. Breakfast was ok. Norwegian service... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner with a friend, couple of nights ago and got a nice seat on the terrace overlooking the street. Firstly no one came to take the order so i had to go into the hotel. I ordered a sirloin steak which i was looking for too. What i got was basically a cheap cut off beef which neither... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the room the night before at a discounted rate. While it was still pricey, I paid about what I expected for the services we received. I suppose I might feel ripped off if I paid more, but then again anywhere in Norway is expensive. The hotel was historically interesting and very beautiful. Staff were helpful, although a bit... More

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Address: Karl Johans Gate 31, Oslo NO-0159, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel 5*
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