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Clarion Collection Gabelshus

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Gabelsgate 16, Oslo 0272, Norway
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy hotel with atmosphere. Very friendly staff. Not the most centrally located hotel in Oslo, but still not very far from the city center (Oslo is not a big city). Delicious breakfast, and later in the day coffe/tea, cake, dinner. You really feel they care for you.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Approx. 15' walking distance (or 5' bus) from popular Aker Brygge, the hotel experience was good to say the least. Although the room was very small, included in the price was a rich breakfast and dinner buffet, the staff was very friendly and helpful. Recomended.

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Waterloo, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 3 nights on a business trip . Upon arrival , first room shown was facing a wall . Second room was tiny , without any desk and with a bathroom the size of toilets . Third try was a success : good size , nice bathroom . Not sure which type of room you have to ask when making... More 

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Tromso, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is AWESOME, it has a lot of organic and local options and you can pretty much go get food whenever you want during the day. I loved the environmental friendly and organic options, both food-wise and otherwise, and the hotel is probably great for a relaxing weekend getaway in a quiet neighbourhood. The hotel offers a lot of... More 

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Dear Lise, Thank you so much for your review and kind words. We hope you will have a possibilty to visit us agan to relax and enjoy yourself. Best regards, Naira / GM More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 1 night, cleaning was really bad, with dust in the rooms, specially under the bed, in corners. Hair rests in shower. Asked for another room, but it was not possible. Breakfast was ok, but not much to jump for joy for.

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Hello. It was too bad and I am very sorry for what you experienced here. It is not at all a usual thing and I wish I know more about your stay in order to find out what exactly and why it happened. If you care to contact me at naira.lalayan@choice.no, I would appreciate it very much. Let me know... More 

Kirkenaer, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and charming hotel located in a quite area, still close to the center of the city (walking distance or tram close by). Friendly and helpful staff, good service, excellent breakfast. In the summer you can relax with (or without) a cold beer on the terrace in front of the hotel.

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Hello Per. Thank you very an excellent review! We will be looking forward to have you back in Oslo and at Hotel Gabelshus. Naira Lalayan General Manager More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall I constantly travel for work and am in hotels 4-5 nights a week clocking up over 200 room nights last year. I stayed at the Clarion Collection Hotel Gabelshus for a week last year. As you arrive it looks like its in the diplomatic area and the building itself is nice. As you walk in there is a homely... More 

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the detailed review. Glad to hear that you liked it here and hope you will consider coming back. If you are going to need a hotel on a regular basis in Oslo, please contact med by e-mail and I can arrange a special deal fro you. Looking forward to hear from you at naira.lalayan@choice.no Have... More 

Trondheim
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outside all the noise, but only a short walk to the center. Superb atmosphere, great people. I´ll be back. Foods good, beds excellent - serviceminded staff. And above all, perfect nearby parking facilities.

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Hello. What a pleasure to read your review. Nothing else to add apart from wishing you a warm welcome back a great day! Naira Lalayan General Manager More 

London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though it was only a fleeting visit we got the usual warm friendly welcome and service. Breakfast was as good as usual and the afternoon waffles were greatly appreciated on arrival. A home from home.

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Dear guest from London. It is a pleasure to read that you have been here before and that me manage to keep the standard up to expectations. Have a great spring and welcome back again to Oslo and Hotel Gabelshus. Best wishes, Naira Lalayan General Manager More 

Moss, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very happy with our stay at this hotel. Friendly staff, good food, clean and inviting rooms. The stay suited our purpose. We wanted a nice and comfortable hotel and that is exactly what we got. Overall a very good experience.

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NairaOslo, General Manager at Clarion Collection Gabelshus, responded to this review

Dear Marit. Thank you so much. I am glad you found what you were looking for and will be waiting for your next visit to us. With best wishes, Naira / GM More 

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