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First Hotel Grims Grenka

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed October 31, 2015

First Hotel Grims Grenka is a special hotel. The rooms are very nicely equipped, very special and also bigger that hotel rooms elsewhere. The hotel also have a good restaurant where you can get local Products like whale and reindeer. The morning breakfast was also impeccable. Nice atmosphere and quiet surroundings. A bit expencive. I was very happy With my...

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Dear Vinulf, Thank you so much for your cordial recommendation of First Hotel Grims Grenka. It is our prime pleasure to read that you had such a affable stay with us. Not to mention, that you appreciated your room and our restaurant, MADU, with our key focus on local and seasonal food. This shows us that we are on the...

Manchester
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Near to all the sights Quite a few broken fixtures in an otherwise amazing looking room No vegetarian options Less than 10 minutes from palace, parliament and the fort. Great shopping experience Breakfast buffet is highly worth it's value

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Dear samuelt546, Thank you for your choosing First Hotel Grims Grenka. We treasure deeply your opinion, and we thank you for taking the time to evaluate us. I am so content to read that you especially enjoyed our breakfast and the location during your stay. I would also like assure you that our talented and dedicated chefs do provide vegetarian...

Rome, Italy
Reviewed October 18, 2015

Good stuff good location perfect to see the city. Our first room eas't what we expected but they changed it fast to a much beter one. Heater wasn't working very well but it was ok because it wasn't cold at all.

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Dear Osloco, Thank you so much for your superb review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We set in high regards to your opinion and we are deeply grateful that you took the time to evaluate us. I am furthermore very pleased to read that you had such a lovely stay with us, and that the location and the service from...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed October 17, 2015

The most cheesy business hotel ever! Not impresed by the boardroom feeling of the room! But it was clean.. Do not go there with youre loved one!! Just did not feel this hotel! Jeg ville ikke dratt hit igjen, damen som tok os imot var også uproff.. Jeg drar heller til hygligere sted i fremtiden. Føltes som kåt nattklubb hele...

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Dear 94kieranh, Thank you so much for your sincere review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. Your opinion is invaluable to us and we hold in high regards to your feedback. It is very regretful to read that we did not exceed your expectations this time, but I can assure you that your views will be taken into account. Should you...

Hamme, Belgium
Reviewed October 16, 2015

The hotel is situated near the city centre and all mayor attractions. Grims Grenka is a very nice design hotel, that is also the reason why we choose to stay here. There are however also a few negative points. The entrance and reception area are not very well luminated. The rooms are smaller than they appear on photo and the...

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Dear Ellen D, Thank you so much for your elaborate review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We are utmost grateful that you took the time to write and share your experience with us. Furthermore, I am very pleased to read that you had a lovely stay with us. Especially that you found our bed, the design, the breakfast and the...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Ok rooms, breakfast could be better - hard to know what allergens included, no fruit, no non-milk alternatives. The standard of the room was ok, but the cleaning could have been better...... Nice location

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OARG, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear 419annelie, Thank you so much for your concise feedback of your stay at First Hotel Grims Grenka. Your opinion is invaluable to us and we appreciate that you took the time to evaluate us. I am very content to read that you overall had a nice stay with us, and we apologize for not exceeding your expectations this time....

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed October 13, 2015

This hotel is very nice if you want to stay in the city of Oslo. Big nice rooms, tha staff is veri kind to you. I've been here several times and it is "a very good stay" every time! "Best hotel there is..

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Dear Fredrik H, Thank you so much for your exalted recommendation of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We are so gratified to read that you have had yet another wonderful stay with us. Especially that you always feel taken care of by the stay and feel at home in our rooms. This shows us that we are on the right path...

New York City, New York
Reviewed October 11, 2015

This hotel is a quick and easy walk from the train station and pretty much all other Oslo sights and neighborhoods. The front desk staff is helpful; the rooms are spacious, smartly designed, and welcoming. A favorite feature is the heated bathroom floor! The hotel itself is not particularly "lively" -- the restaurant and bar seemed pretty quiet during my...

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Dear Bridget G, Thank you so much for your amiable recommendation of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We are so delighted to read that you had such a memorable stay with us. Especially that you really enjoyed the size of the room, the location and our design. This shows us that we are on the right track in exceeding our guests...

Kokkedal, Denmark
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Except from the annoying sound from the elevator which you could hear in even the farthest away, it was a very nice stay. The staff is very nice and helpful, the room was perfect compared to the price so overall a very nice stay at the Grims Grenka.

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Dear Pernille R, Thank you for your lovely recommendation of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We are so pleased to read that you had such a delight stay with us. I am very glad that you felt taken care of by our staff and that the room was of a satisfactory level. I am furthermore very grateful that you took the...

Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

A great place to stay having guests from abroad. Extremely service minded staff, quiet and cosy public areas, comfortable and well-equipped rooms with "everything you need". Real value for money, highly recommended, we will definitely be back very soon. Thanks

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Dear Øystein B, Thank you so much for your cordial recommendation of First Hotel Grims Grenka. We highly appreciate that you took the time to evaluate us. I am furthermore very pleased to read that you had such a wonderful stay with us. Not to mention, that you found our rooms, public areas and the service from our staff to...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
First Hotel Grims Grenka in Oslo city center is no ordinary hotel. The design of the hotel creates a special atmosphere for its guests, one that needs to be experienced. The hotel has 65 rooms, all of which are larger than 20 square meters and offer high quality facilities such as Jensen beds, Samsung LED Smart TVs and personalized light controls. Hotel guests can also enjoy one of the very few rooftop terraces Oslo has to offer. Grims Grenka's own roof top lounge: Q Lounge. When the weather gets hot the drinks get even hotter. First Hotel Grims Grenka is a well-known design hotel to the citizens of Oslo. Press-conferences, photo shoots, product launches, parties and other events are frequently held at the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about First Hotel Grims Grenka

Address: Kongens gate 5, Oslo 0153, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Price Range: $152 - $542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — First Hotel Grims Grenka 4.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
1st Hotel Grims Grenka
First Hotel Oslo
Hotel Style:
#15 Business Hotel in Oslo
#21 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Choose the best room you can afford - if it overlooks the street!”
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