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Anker Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Storgata 55, Oslo 0182, Norway
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Ranked #13 of 33 Specialty Lodging in Oslo
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Prices are 240NOK (for 8 bedded dorm) to 290NOK (for 4 bedded dorm) Positives - Just 10mins walk from Oslo train station, tram station is just across the reception so connectovity is good - Close to Supermarkets Kiwi/Rimi - 24hrs reception and provides Beer (only for 35NOK) even after 8PM as Norway has a strange law that grocery marts can't... More 

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Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a typical hostel with many young travellers and always bustling common room. I booked a room only for myself and got an 8 bedded room which I was quite happy with. The hostel stuff was very kind and helpful, i.e. I didn't bring any towel with me and the gave me one for free.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anker is a big hostel with many floors. Only the first floor has a hang out area and it's rather small, though people manage. They have good deals on beer at their hostel bar. I stayed in a 4-bed dorm with 2 beds and 1 bunkbed - everyone paid the same price, and although I got a bed rather than... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at Anker Hostel. Everyone there was very friendly and helpful. There was a nice common area/bar to hang out between excursions, the location was also ideal. The hostel setup is very typical--dorm style, there were 6 bunks in our room, mix-gender--It felt very safe, and being a very pricey city to begin with I was... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For Norwegian standards this was a steel. A room with more beds but they rent is as a two singles room what is not bad. Nice bathroom and small kitchen with fridge. Stayed there two times. Location is 10 min walking to the center. Will return and recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I trudged to this hostel at 10pm, dragging a wet suitcase through the snow, trying to keep the flurries from melting through my hair as I used my free hand to pull my hood even more snuggly about my face. I wasn't looking forward to the experience of staying at Anker Hostel, as I'd read rather poor reviews about it,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Firstly, I want to say that I wasn't expecting some luxury services. Starting from the reception staff, they should definitely improve their customer service, to the cleaning staff that absolutely need to learn how to do their job (we found some ear plugs on a frame, that they left there even though we've reported to reception, some dust all around... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The staffs are helpful and nice. Quite fast internet connection -all in with room fees. The downsides are breakfast is not included and the room is old -a renovation will help, but they got a very good lobby. Another good thing, the profit goes to Anker Student Dorm, where students in Oslo stay. It lies just a few stops from... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Pros- friendly staff, nice lounge area, good hearty breakfast, clean rooms Cons- have to pay for sheets. And rent cookware. Rooms are very cramped and I had To share one bathroom with 7 other people. No lockers in rooms.

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Address: Storgata 55, Oslo 0182, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Anker Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 107
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