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Hotel Bristol

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kristian IVs Gate 7 | Postboks 6764, St. Olavsplass, Oslo 0164, Norway
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Ranked #7 of 86 Hotels in Oslo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010
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Schindellegi, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010

great elegant hotel. superb library bar near the lobby. excellent room, fully equipped. excellent breakfast. nice staff . expensive, but you have to pay this sort of hotels

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2010

Do not hesitate to book this hotel - I did after reading some of the reviews here, but as soon as I walked into the spectacular old lobby, I wondered where the negative reviews came from. The Hotel Bristol is the perfect place for a break in Oslo. The lobby is the perfect place to unwind with a drink after... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2010

We stayed at the Bristol on our way to and from a trip to the north of Norway. We chose it for our return, as a review stated that they had been very accomodating about keeping luggage after checkout. This is a lovely hotel with a beautiful reception/library/ lounge and restaurant on the ground floor. There are plenty of extremely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2010

The Hotel Bristol Oslo is hystorical and typical Norwegian. Unfortunately, the lobby and the common areas need some renovation. On the other hand, the rooms are quite new with very nice bathrooms even though if you have back pain you will have hard time sleeping on their beds. The mattress was VERY old and with zero back support. The good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2010

I would definitely recommend a stay at the Bristol. Warm and welcoming lobby, turn of the century decor, with chandeliers everywhere, unique olde-worlde charm. Winter garden with tea, cakes on one side of lobby and old library on other with bar. We stayed in a room on the 3rd floor facing the back of the building, no view to speak... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2010

Wonderful old Victorian building, I felt like I stepped back in time. It seems like a happening place with a cafe, bistro restaurant and bar. Having said that the hotel was a little undermined by other facets: beware, the bar fridge is automated, so if you remove anything from it for too long, you maybe automatically billed for it (it... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2010

The hotel is central. The lobby is all chesterfield wing backs and gentleman's club. Sweeping staircases and regal fittings. Room was good- loved the heated floor tiles in bathroom. Yesbedroom floor is laminate which does jar BUT with all the snow I dragged in (unintentionally) understandable. I stayed 8 nights and loved it. WARNING doubles in Scandanavian hotels means twins... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2010

TripAdvisor reviews of Oslo hotels are very mixed and so we spent a lot of time considering which place to stay, and in the end gambled on the Bristol. We were happy with the choice. The room was clean and comfortable, the hotel ambience traditional and festive for Christmas. The hotel was well heated, and we were able to open... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2010

It is right in the center,very close to all the shops and restaurants and also to the public transport(tram),the staff was very helpful and friendly and it is just next to London Pub whitch it is a very popular gay pub. i got a double room but it was a interior room so i did not have a nice wiew... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2010

We stayed here at the end of our European holiday vacation. This is an absolutely charming, old world hotel with a youthful energetic and caring staff. The location is fantastic - you can walk to the town center or the waterfront in minutes. The staff on the front desk is nothing short of fantastic - they are exceptionally customer service... More 

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Address: Kristian IVs Gate 7 | Postboks 6764, St. Olavsplass, Oslo 0164, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Bristol 4*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Bristol Hotel Oslo
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Oslo
#3 Business Hotel in Oslo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
#5 Romantic Hotel in Oslo
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