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Scandic Sjolyst

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The room was very comfortable, clean & spacious; it exceeded our expectations. The location was great, 2 stops from the centre...literally 5 minutes & trains were very regular & ran until very late! The staff were wonderful very helpful, courteous & professional. The highlight of our stay was absolutely the breakfast, everything you could want! It was plentiful, fresh &... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service, funky decor and a great nights sleep. Hotel is close to the train station only 1 or 2 stops from central Oslo. Breakfast was really nice, plenty of choice, fresh fruit, breads and cooked food. Shopping and restaurants close by.

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Theodor v, General Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear Andreainhull Many thanks for a great review. I do hope we will see you back with us again soon. Warmest regards Theodor von Porat General Manager More 

Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Modern hotel in good location, but on the date I stayed, the air-con was not working, which led to a sleepless night - normal thing, too hot with window closed, too noisy with it open. Should have realised there was an issue when all the windows in the bar/restaurant were open.

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Theodor v, General Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear Steve H Thank you so much for your feedback and for staying with us. We did experience some problems with the central cooling system this date and it took some time to fix this problem. So sorry that this led to a less comfortable stay. I do hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back despite this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

I've no complaints. The rooms are clean and well appointed for a budget hotel. Staff were very friendly, the beds dead comfy and breakfast was great. It's very close to the waterfront and several good restaurants. Skoyen train station is just around the corner and just four stops from the airport. This is a great place to stay if in... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed several times at the hotel in connection with business. The main reason for staying at the hotel is at it is convenient in relation to the business I'm conducting in Oslo. It is not a central hotel if your are a tourist visiting Oslo for sightseeing. You need to take the train to get into the city... More 

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Theodor v, General Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear JakobSchou Thank you so much for your valuable feedback. I can assure you that we take your feedback seriously, and we are constantly striving to improve so that the delivery will respond to our guests' expectations. I sincerely apologize for your bad experience, but hope we will see you again the next time you visit Oslo. Please don't hesitate... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Hotel sits in a commercial area just west of the city centre. The location is well connected with bus, tram and train services within easy walking distance. Hotel staff is very friendly. Room was fairly clean, but not quite what you'd expect from a business hotel. Did let the reception know and the person on duty said they would provide... More 

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Theodor v, Front Office Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear STN74, Thank you very much for your feedback. My apologies for us not of putting a small complimentary item in your room as we had promised. This tells me there has been a breach in the follow up routines and I will make sure to follow it up with the front office staff. If you like, please contact me... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Scandic Sjölyst. Very good stop over hotel. Easy to get to by car. Good parking in below garage. Very easy and nice check in. Room good standard, no surprises. No extra pillow, no shoehorn as usual in Norway (third hotel in a row). Good breakfast. Easy to exit by car into E18/E6 to GOT or Northbound.

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Thank Jan E
Theodor v, Front Office Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear Jan E, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a comment after your recent stay with us. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay. There should be an extra pillow in all rooms, so I apologize for this and have followed this up with the housekeeping department. We actually also have a few... More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here twice while travelling with business. The rooms are excellent, good size, I was also upgraded once. The breakfast is very good, but it can get crowded. Train station is super close with just 2 stops from center. Staff is super good, always smiling and proactive. For sure I will stay here again.

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Thank Valy_RO
Theodor v, Front Office Manager at Scandic Sjolyst, responded to this review

Dear Valy_RO, Thank you so much for your great comments. We are so happy that you enjoy your stay with us. My colleagues were all thrilled to read your kind words. See you soon, we hope :) Best Regards, Tone Due Front Office Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Scandic Sjolyst is located in a trendy area in Skoyen with cafes, shops and restaurants. Popular attractions such as the museums at Bygdoy and the park Vigelandsparken are only a 15 minute walk from our hotel. The hotel is perfectly located for outdoor activities such as running and biking as well as the popular beaches at Bygdoy. Public transport to the city centre is very convinient and it only takes 4 minutes by train. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandic Sjolyst

Address: Sjoelyst Plass 5, Oslo 0278, Norway (Formerly Scandic Oslo Sjolyst)
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range: $114 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Sjolyst 3.5*
Number of rooms: 216
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Also Known As:
Scandic Oslo Sjolyst Hotel Oslo
Scandic Hotel Oslo
Hotel Style:
#6 Green Hotel in Oslo
#31 Business Hotel in Oslo
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