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BEST WESTERN Karl Johan Hotell

3.0 of 5 Karl Johans Gate 33, Oslo 0162, Norway (Formerly Norlandia)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Dublin, California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
24 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

The rooms are quite small and so are the bathrooms. The hotel was clean and neat. However, the staff is quite nice and, more importantly, the location cannot be beat. You are within walking distance of ALL the major sites. There are shops, restaurants, bars, and markets within a block of hotel. Morever, just steps outside of it there is... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my partner stayed here a couple of weekends ago. The location of the hotel couldn't of been more perfect to explore Oslo! The room was quite small but we didn't mind as we didn't spend much time there! The only minor problem was the 2 single bed duvets for a double bed.The room was spotless and the receptionist's... More 

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Milan, Italy
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and elegant building next to the National Theater,very easy to reach it from airport by express train.Room are clean, large and confortable with nice furniture.5 minutes walking from cathedral and 15 from Opera.Next to restaurants and cafè.Good breakfast at 4th floor.I fully reccomend it.

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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is centrally located (next to Grand Hotel) and a 10 min walk from Oslo Central Train Station. The rooms and facilities are however, basic. They do have a small business center for meetings. The rooms are quite small and the WiFi is public & unsecured - I would not recommend it unless you are doing basic searches /... More 

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Alexandria, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can’t beat Best Western Karl Johan Hotell’s: Location (nothing more central), High Speed Internet, Service, and Price. Their breakfast had outstanding food (different from traditional US hotels, but fantastic!). My room was cozy (no extra space, but not claustrophobic) with incredibly comfortable beds after a long day of sightseeing! Loved the helpfulness and friendliness of the employees! Absolutely wonderful experience... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
68 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The hotel is very centrally located and within 5 mins of the city centre. It is situated on Karl Johans Gate (one of the main roads in Oslo) and overlooks a square which had a christmas market with lots of stalls and an ice rink. The room was big with very high ceilings and the bathroom was a good size... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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68 reviews 68 reviews
66 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Perfectly situated on Karl Johan in Oslo, with all its shops and nightlife. The staff are amazing and really friendly. Always willing to help. Hotel itself is an older building, with really nice interior well preserved. Our room faced Karl Johan, but was well isolated. It was nicely furnished and very clean. Beds also comfortable and gave us a good... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I spent several nights there in different rooms, some are very nice others are somewhat weirdly designed. Breakfast was good and price is average for Oslo I would say. The location however is really good.

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The Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Compact 1 person room, good bed, clean bathroom. Had a room on streetside first, too noisy, changed to other side immediately, good service at front desk. Breakfast is also good, plenty of choice, good coffee.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

this hotel i would say is the best of everything . location wise they are in the centre, breakfast wise they are very good complete hot meal and cold. service wise they are the best. I would like to compliment natali for the night shift depite the long hours she still serve and provide service of the places to go... More 

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Address: Karl Johans Gate 33, Oslo 0162, Norway (Formerly Norlandia)
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Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Karl Johan Hotell 3*
Number of rooms: 114
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