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Grunerlokka

Oslo, Norway
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Neighborhood with a bohemian/creative atmosphere and many unique cafes, shops and parks.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“vintage shops” (7 reviews)
“hipster area” (6 reviews)
“street art” (6 reviews)
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"vintage shops"
in 7 reviews
"hipster area"
in 6 reviews
"street art"
in 6 reviews
"meyers gate"
in 5 reviews
"working class area"
in 4 reviews
"flea market"
in 4 reviews
"nice parks"
in 4 reviews
"nicest area"
in 2 reviews
"factory workers"
in 2 reviews
"clothes shops"
in 2 reviews
"tim wendelboe"
in 2 reviews
"off beat"
in 2 reviews
"close to the city center"
in 3 reviews
"great shopping"
in 2 reviews
"interesting things"
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"food hall"
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"both sides"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is were you get some good affordable food. Very budget friendly compare to other places in Oslo. You will find restaurant with food from many different areas.

Thank Kari H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's supposed to be the hipster area, but I personally didn't like it very much. It's a very mixed area, not just of new trendy bars. The only nice thing imo are the coloured buildings, and that's it...

Thank Luobota
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Cool and fun area to go to or search an accomodation. Vibrant, alive, not your typical commercial tourist area. Cool terrasses, stores, musea, ...

Thank 697tinekec
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Hipster Neighborhoods of Oslo - here it is. Dirty sidewalks but nice restaurants and not too expensive.

Thank JohanStahl
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We stayed here in a private apt. for a long weekend, - beautiful surroundings, a little square with church nearby, an excellent bakery, a lovely cafe right opposite, - everybody seemed young, - although not true, it was just the flair of this area that...More

Thank penelope44
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Grünerløkka was originally for factory workers sweating away in the factories that utilized the power from the Akerselva, a large stream with waterfalls deviding the city into East and West. I later years, it has become the hippest place for young, cool people to live...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This was not what I thought it was going to be but we enjoyed it anyway. It is very educational and worth a visit.

1  Thank D J
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Grünerløkka was where blue label workers lives With their families - today very popular among students. Cafes of all sort, shops for used Things and used cloths

1  Thank Henrik I
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a former working class area which has gone up in the world. Now largely inhabited by young profession couples, many with small children. A very lively area with lots of good cafes, coffee bars, restaurants and small specialist shops. Also several spacious parks,...More

Thank ninianom
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed with my friend that lives at Løkka, and one morning she gave me a tour in the area. Starting with brunch then moved on to shopping, then coffee then more shopping. There are a lot of small special shops in the area that...More

1  Thank iristaletta
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Hello, From the Gardermoen airport the the quickest way into central Oslo is the airport express train. It leaves every 15 minutes, costs NOK 170 one way (yes expensive!) but takes just 23 minutes into the Central Station... More
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