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Thon Hotel Spectrum

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Brugata 7, Oslo 0186, Norway
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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We picked this hotel based on the price and location near the Oslo central station. However, I would not say I felt the safest while walking to this hotel. While coming in and out of this hotel, I always noticed that there were cops hanging around the nearby streets, which I'm unsure if I think this is good or bad.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed just one night to catch the train to stockholm. I'm glad we weren't staying longer. The hotel is well located for an overnighter and access to a range of affordable cafés. The hotel is a budget one but with the standard of the Thon chain. So far so good. The down side is the noise at night and... More

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Norway
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is one of the main factors when I choose a place to stay and Thon Spectrum has a good location close to Oslo City and the train\bus stations. The hotel must have been renovated not long ago because it appears very modern. We got a nice, quiet room with good space. The price is excellent in what is considered... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Thon Spectrum is placed in The middel of Oslo centrum. Being a budget hotel it gives great value for money. I lived here a lot on business trips and used to have around 75 nights a year for 5 years and had never a complaint to give. Nice staff, clean and central.

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Stine N, General Manager at Thon Hotel Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear Håvard, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed your stays at Thon Hotel Spectrum. Thank you for being a frequent and loyal guest! We wish you a pleasant summer and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future! Best regards Stine Nordhaug General Manager More

Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is cheap but good hotel located very close to the Central Station. Breakfast was excellent! They did not changed the bedsheets of the bed even after I asked for it. The streets are very noisy at late night and you can hear it from your room. I could see and hear the brawls in the street below my window... More

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Stine N, General Manager at Thon Hotel Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for leaving a review for us on Tripadvisor, it is much appreciated. I am sorry to hear that your sheets were not changed and we will of course work to make our routines better so that this does not happen in the future. We are working to make sure the streets become more quiet and peaceful... More

Sicily, Italy
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is usually no end to my bragging about Thon hotels, including budget ones. The standard, the breakfast, the service and the pricing and in the end the experience. However Thon Spectrum is not quite there, it feels more like a Best Western or a First Hotel and not really like a Thon. I hope this is not the direction... More

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Stine N, General Manager at Thon Hotel Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for the review, it is much appreciated. I am sorry to hear that the stay at our hotel did not meet your expectations. We will take your feedback with us in our work to make the hotel better. The water bottle should have been handed out to you upon arrival and we will make... More

Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in June. In a weird location on the edge of the main city centre & a shabby residential area. The Politi (police) riot van parked on the street outside day & night concerned us somewhat..! Lots of bistros, bars, cafés & restaurants nearby & a mini supermarket at the end of the street, so plenty... More

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Stine N, General Manager at Thon Hotel Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for leaving a review for us on Tripadvisor. The deposit taken is to cover use of telephone, laundry or other services in case guests leave the hotel without checking out first. The deposit is returned upon check-out. We are glad to hear that you were happy with the rooms and the staff at the... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When I arrived this hotel after staying at a paradise hotel in Bergen, I blamed my friend why she picked this one. However, after settled down I found this hotel is still ok with everything that I needed. The shower is hot and powerful. The floor of the bathroom is heated. The room has coffee maker though the sockets are... More

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Stine N, General Manager at Thon Hotel Spectrum, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for leaving a review for us on Tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that the stay at Thon Hotel Spectrum exceeded the expectations you had upon arrival and that you had a pleasant stay. We are especially happy to hear that you were satisfied with our breakfast. We will check the placement of the water heater... More

Cologne, Germany
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Close to the train station with a good, rich breakfast. Room are all different in size. Most are very small with attached bathroom and water heater. Rooms to the main street are quite noisy, the rooms to the inner side, quite but you can smell the kitchen and cigarette smoke in the early morning. Overall modern and minimalistic design of... More

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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Great location. Great breakfast with a large variety of food. Smiley and helpful staff. Rooms are a bit dated and simple but spacious. Clean and quiet. Very close to Folketeatret,the railway station and Oslo city.

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Address: Brugata 7, Oslo 0186, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Thon Hotel Spectrum 3*
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Oslo
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