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BEST WESTERN Karl Johan Hotell

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Canton of Aargau, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel ticks all the right boxes , the hotel is in a great location right in the heart of Oslo, lots of restaurants, bars , sights with 5-10 minutes walking distance. Its very easy to reach from the Airport Direct train to Nationaltheatre and then just 5 minutes walk to the hotel. The rooms are very good for a... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Five minutes from the palace of the King and close to the central rail station. It's better not to come with a car. There are restrictions on using cars in the near streets.Under the hotel there is a restaurant - EGON - with reasonable prices (taking in consideration that you are in Norway). The breakfast in the hotel was lovely.... More 

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Thank Dov K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel had good sized rooms and is situated right in the Main Street for the palace and restaurants. It was easy to catch the train to national theatrett, don't get off at central station. A short walk through the park and you are there. Make sure you have a look in the deli next door. Quick food and drinks... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good value for money, location wise, for sure. Breakfast is ok, rooms clean. When you want a top location an a top of the bill hotel, just choose the most expensive. This is good value for money. And yes when you are in the cetre of a Town, there will be more noise the on a farm. You will hear... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located about ten minutes walk from Oslo central station. Our room was on the 5th floor overlooking Karl Johan, it was spacious and comfortable with a massive flat screen TVs. Breakfast is included which I was pleased with, however the quality and choice was exceptional offering smoked salmon, cold meats, cheese, olives, various types Oslo eggs, massive... More 

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Daytona Beach Shores, FL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, easy to get to all of the downtown locations and tourist attractions. One disappointment is "guest laundry". When any hotel, and especially a Best Western, mentions guest laundry one would expect a "guest laundry". One does not expect the ability to send laundry out to get back in a few days. Please take this off your website or... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for one night at the hotel, the location is perfect, right in the center of Oslo. I have felt the room was so hot when we went back at night though it was cold outside! There was a fan in the room but the trick is if you open the window and the door for a minute, done!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so the first thing, if you're driving the KJH doesn't ha e a car park - there is one about 10 min walk away and will cost NOK320 for the night. Secondly, don't get a room facing the square - 1am & 3am the roads are cleaned by not the quietest of equipment. You also have a bunch of... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant hotel, centrally placed with easy access to train station, the Nation Theatre and station are 2-3 minutes walk and the main station 10-15 minutes walk, giving easy access to other places and airport. They do a very good breakfast, hot and cold food. The rooms a rather small but acceptable. There is free tea and coffee in the foyer.... More 

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Nyon District, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are no airconditioners and unless you have a room in the inner courtyard you will be forced to sleep with the windows closed to keep the noise from the streets out. We did have a freestanding fan in the room, but it just swirled the heat around. Breakfast was just as uncomfortable despite the fact that the staff had... More 

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Dear guest Thank you for your time in providing feedback about your stay with us, and we're truly sorry to hear about your experience. As humbling as it is to receive this criticism, your critique will serve our property team well, as we truly do continually look to find opportunities to improve. More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On Oslo's main street and in the heart of the city centre lies this historic hotel from 1899. Next to the Parliament and within immediate walking distance to a variety of museums, attractions, shops, bars and restaurants. The hotel has 114 rooms, as well as 5 meeting rooms with a maximum capacity of 60 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Karl Johan Hotell

Address: Karl Johans gate 33, Oslo 0162, Norway (Formerly Norlandia)
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range: $109 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Karl Johan Hotell 3*
Number of rooms: 114
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Best Western Karl Johan Hotell Hotel Oslo
Norlandia Karl Johan Hotell Oslo
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