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Frogner House Hotel Norum

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bygdoy Alle 53, Oslo 0265, Norway
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Ranked #29 of 88 Hotels in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Crete, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is located in a upscale borough of Oslo, with frequent bus connection, only 10 minutes from the city centre. Clean and spacious rooms, very comfortable beds and pillows, reliable wifi connection. What I like most was the front yard where I could have my coffee and smokes! Breakfast is is more than ok. Recommended.

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Frogner House Hotel Norum is housed in a wonderful art nouveau building in a quiet neighborhood with numerous upscale shops and restaurants in short walking distance. Public transportation to all the sights is just outside the door. Rooms are very comfortable and the staff is extremely pleasant and accommodating. I almost forgot to mention the very nice and extensive... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I came from Gothenburg during my motorcycle tour, and booked a room at Hotel Norum because it seemed pretty close to my destination in Oslo , the famous Viking Ships Museum on Bygdoey, so it was indeed by chance I found this very satisfying place. And a piece of advice, when coming from Sweden to Oslo, you’ll have to pass... More

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FrognerHouse, Daglig leder at Frogner House Hotel Norum, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you so much for your feedback. We really appreciate that you took the time to answer our questions. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had a good experience here in our hotel. We will take your feedback with us further in our work in becoming a even better hotel! We wish you... More

Burnie, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This hotel is in a good location, the breakfast was very good and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Unfortunately we discovered stains on the matress and the sheets were thin enough to see these underneath. It was also a little hot in the room; a fan would be a useful addition.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The hotel has no aircon or ventilation and in the summer the rooms get very hot. When opening the windows there is disturbance from street noise. In july yhis part of the town is very quiet since it's mainly residential.

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New York
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The Hotel Norum (formerly from several years ago The Rica) was a pleasant surprise. The room was spacious, well laid out, and thoughtfully decorated. The staff were helpful and friendly, especially the person in charge of the breakfast. The location is not at the center of tourist activity in Oslo (a plus, maybe), but rather in what is perhaps the... More

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Sortland, Norway
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This beautiful old building is a charming hotel. We stayed here as a family of 4 for 2 nights and I stayed on for an other night in a single room. Having traveled for work in Asia for nearly 15 years I might be what you call spoiled for luxury in hotels and this is not luxury inthat sense, but... More

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Brampton, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here and would stay again. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The staff were very kind and helpful. The breakfast was delicious, with good selection and a very tasty homemade juice.

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Montreal
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15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I am currently staying at this hotel and can assure you it is a nice one and everyone very helpful here. In fact, I stayed here 3 years ago when it was a Rica hotel and specifically asked to stay at it again on this occasion. For some weird reason however, the decision was made not to have phones in... More

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Trondheim, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Upon arrival I was asked if I wanted to upgrade my standard room to a superior room for 200NOK. I declined, but it was nice to be asked. In hindsight I should have done it, because I didn't particularly like my room. Because of the sun the room was insanely hot and there were no real way to bring the... More

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FrognerHouse, Leder  at Frogner House Hotel Norum, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback about your stay here at Frogner House Hotel Norum! We are sorry that your stay was not what you had expected. We will take your feedback with us further in our work in becoming a better hotel! We have now order 20 new electric fans, and hopefully that will help with... More

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Address: Bygdoy Alle 53, Oslo 0265, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Frogner House Hotel Norum 3*
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