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Grand Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Karl Johans Gate 31, Oslo NO-0159, Norway
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Ranked #21 of 88 hotels in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I wanted to try the famous Cafe and the reception from first to last was rude, bordering on hostile. The waiter informed me that you cannot order just coffee before noon. I asked him if I could see the lunch menu and he hemmed and hawed and pretended as if it didn't exist. A manager asked if he could help... More

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milton keynes
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived late at night (11pm) after a long day doing the Norway in a Nutshell trip from Bergen. Check in was faultless and we were upgraded to a Junior Suite which was just amazing. Throughout our stay the staff were superb, without exception. Well done. Breakfast was a feast. Easy to use safe in the room. There is a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

No aircondition, no fruit in room as promised, no Magazines as promised, roomservice was not as all as expected: pillowcovers left on Floor, obviously no cleaning of floors, garbagebins not emptied om arrival and during the stay.

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Spring, TX
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The first time you go anywhere is special. My first time in Oslo included a stay at the Grand Hotel. I was greeted with "We're so sorry, but all we have is the female room". I am familiar with gender when it comes to languages, but a female room!? When I got there I found the only thing different about... More

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Seattle, Washington
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here for two weeks and got to see a lot. The Rolling Stones, and many other big names stayed here while I was here. This is a "grand" hotel, centrally located, but the wear shows in the hallways and in the rooms. Lots of tall paintings and chandeliers throughout the Grand, which brings you back to times of... More

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Ireland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The plusses: great breakfast, central location, old world grandeur The minuses: dark interior, depressing 'view', maze-like corridors, poor service at times, no safe in room It all depends on your preferences. Some don't care about the view, and give preference to location or food. In my case, I found the view from the room depressing: overlooking an internal space surrounded... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As part of our Pre-Baltic cruise , we spent 5 days in Norway including a night in Oslo. Our hotel was centrally located within walking distance of excellent restaurants and cafés. The room was clean and comfortable. Buffet breakfast was excellent . Highly recommended.?

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Helsinki, Finland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location right in the city center, on the main shopping boulevard in Olso - Karl Johans Gate. The parliament house is right in front, lot of eat-out options close by. The hotel rooms are based on mediaval architecture, helpful staff and nice breakfast. Stayed there for 2 night and simply enjoyed my stay.

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Canton, Ohio
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75 reviews 75 reviews
18 hotel reviews
223 helpful votes 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We bought a 3 night package on Luxury Link which included a Jr. Suite, breakfast, chilled sparkling wine, fresh flowers and chocolates on arrival, and 10% off spa services. The room was huge, spotless and beautifully-furnished, a sofa, chairs and bar in the living room area and a separate bedroom area. Both had large tvs and french doors which opened... More

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Bournemouth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a romantic three day break in Oslo and had a wonderful time staying at the Grand Hotel. I'd recommend filling up in the morning with the tasty buffet breakfast - you won't need to eat again for the rest of the day! Staff were very friendly and had a good level of English. Pool was... 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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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Oslo #7 Family Hotel in Oslo #10 Luxury Hotel in Oslo #12 Business Hotel in Oslo #15 Romantic Hotel in Oslo
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