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Thon Hotel Cecil

Stortingsgata 8 | Entrance Rosenkrantzgate, Oslo 0161, Norway
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  • Karl Johans gate
    0.2 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 6 January 2014
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Some of the rooms have a view INSIDE the hotel, so no view but... more
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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Location is superb, in a heart of Oslo, all you need is in 5min walk from hotel. Service is very good as well. Rooms are quite small, beds to soft and bathrooms in very bad shape. For traveller Oslo is often quite expensive and quality of hotells is not that high, so this did not suprise me at all. Breakfast...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Airiar! Thank you very much for staying at Thon Hotel Cecil. We are proud to be a typical Thon Hotel. A Thon guest shall recognize when staying in a Thon Hotel. Thon Hotel Cecil belongs to the City concept which is midrange hotels that offer comfort in central locations. For those who would like more facilities we recommend our...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 31 January 2014

We stayed at this hotel for a weekend trip. It's centrally located, yet quiet at night (we were at 703). The complimentary breakfast is nice consisting of yoghurt, fruits, cereal, bread and croissants, ham, cheese, jam, salmon and herring, different types of eggs, bacon, beans and DYI waffles. Unfortunately, the breakfast room has too low capacity when the hotel is...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Annepanne 10! Thank you very much for staying with us and taking your time giving us feedback after your stay. We are very happy that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet. We advise our guest to eat earlier than the last hour of the breakfast in the weekends. Thon Hotel Cecil is an atriums hotel and it is very quiet...

La-Baule-Escoublac, France
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Some of the rooms have a view INSIDE the hotel, so no view but you can see people having their breakfast. Hence, the light in those rooms is minimal. So choose carefully when booking, and ask for a room with a view other than this one !

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Groovemasterjay! Thank you very much for staying with us at Thon Hotel Cecil. Thon Hotel Cecil is an atriums hotel where most rooms are facing our atrium. Despite the prime location in the city center of Oslo the rooms are very quiet without the noise from the streets. It is rather nice to see people enjoying their breakfast in...

Sandnes, Norway
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Nice staff, great breakfast an exellent location. Close to Museums, theatres, gallery and serveral nice restaurants. I have stayed there several times for the past years. Quality beds. Bus and tram stops nearby.

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear GretheSku! Thank you very much for staying with us regularly. We appreciate that you are coming back to us again and thank you very much for your lovely review. There are few that can beat our prime location when it comes to closeness to public transportation, museums, restaurant and shops. We have a great team that is doing their...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

Less pricey than other hotels in the area. The location is good as it is only a short and easy walk (even with luggage) from the National Theatre railway station, which connects conveniently to the airport. The city hall, national gallery and a few other landmarks are nearby within walking distance. Bus and tram stops nearby the hotel give easy...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Travel-a-bug! Thank you very much for your superb review after staying with us. Our reception staff is doing their outermost for our guest so they feel at home away from home. Thon Hotel Cecil has a prime location in Oslo wherever you are going either it is restaurants, shopping, theaters or sightseeing. We are hope to welcome you back...

Noerre Aaby, Denmark
Reviewed 11 December 2013

I stayed at the Cecil many times during the past years and have always experienced a warm and friendly atmosphere. From the moment of check in all the way to the check out the staff is very service oriented. The rooms are nice and well proportioned and the beds are of good quality. The past year I have noticed that...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Jakob S! I am so pleased and grateful after reading your review of Thon Hotel Cecil. We truly appreciate that you have stayed with us many times for the past years. I am happy that you mention that the breakfast had improved because we have focused on giving our guest a good start of the day. We are happy...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2013 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for a business trip and to give it it's credit it is in a central location with lots of restaurants close by, as well as fairly near the train that takes you from the airport. On the downside my room faced inwards over some sort of courtyard or office which meant you had no privacy as...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear PayboyPK! Thank you very much for staying at Thon Hotel Cecil. Thon Hotel Cecil is an efficient city hotel in the middle of the city center of Oslo. The size of the rooms is average compared to other hotels which you will find in the capitals of Scandinavia. We are continually upgrading our hotel and will start again right...

Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Reviewed 29 November 2013

In the city center, nice four star hotel. Very good breakfast, small but well furnished rooms, wifi available and working ok, free coffe at the lobby and possibility to print out at the same place. If you are leaving before the breakfast open the staff offers you a cold breakfast bag.

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Andreu G! Thank you very much for staying with us and taking your time giving us feedback after your stay. I am so happy to read that you are pleased with your stay. Thon Hotel Cecil is a suitable hotel for people traveling on business as well on leisure. The hotel has a prime location and has most things...

London
Reviewed 22 November 2013

I've reviewed this hotel before, but recently returned for a one night stay and was delighted that it lived up to my expectations based on my last review. Most of all, I was once again really impressed with the professionalism of the reception staff who handled the busy check-in/check-out periods extremely well, being very polite and efficient. I can well...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear AdamskiLondon! Thank you very much for staying with us again and for your wonderful review. I am very proud of our staff and they do a fantastic job every day to give our guest a pleasant stay at Thon Hotel Cecil. I will pass on your compliments to the reception staff. I hope to welcome you soon again at...

Sarpsborg, Norway
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Perfect location in the middle of "Spikersuppa", only a few meters off Karl Johan & the Parliament. My room was facing the atrium and I had no issues with neighbours looking in or the soundproofing. The room was, as in all budget hotels in major cities in Europe, small but yet big enough and the bed was comfortable. Nice and...

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thonhotelcecil, General Manager at Thon Hotel Cecil, responded to this review

Dear Wikander! Thank very much for staying at Thon Hotel Cecil and for your positive feedback. We appreciate it very much. Despite our prime location in the city center our rooms are very quiet as most rooms are facing towards the hotels atrium. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at Thon Hotel Cecil.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the city centre next to the Parliament you will find Thon Hotel Cecil. A few steps will bring you directly to Karl Johans Gate, Oslo's main street with a broad selection of stores. The hotel has a vast selection of restaurants and activities nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thon Hotel Cecil

Address: Stortingsgata 8 | Entrance Rosenkrantzgate, Oslo 0161, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Price Range: $193 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thon Hotel Cecil 3*
Number of rooms: 111
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