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Best Western Karl Johan Hotell

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is near the marina and the palace. It is also very near the train, if you get off at the national theater stop. Good sidewalk cafes on the block. It's a popular street for locals to enjoy on the weekend. The room was comfortable and large enough, and the hotel is nicely furnished. The staff was helpful and...

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Clermont, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is located 1 block from the Flybussen, about a 10 minute walk from the train station and in the middle of everything a tourist would want to see and do in Oslo. The beds were comfortable and the hotel was very clean. The breakfast was served in a pleasant room on the fourth floor. The employees were very...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service at this hotel. We stayed in the Rozenkrautz Suite on the 5th floor - so spacious and fantastic views. Breakfast buffet is good. Fabulous location for walking all around Oslo. Wifi is an issue - while we stayed there anyway. Would connect for a few seconds then disconnect, too much of a hassle trying to fix it as...

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California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is ideal for site seeing, shopping, walking around oslo. There is a convenience store right next door and many restaurants one the same street. There is a park on the opposite side of the street with ice skating. Palace is within walking distance as are many other tourist sites. Bus stop nearby to the viking museum. Good wifi,...

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Gig Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is close to all transit, restaurants and the waterfront. Easy to hop the transit or walk to parks and museums. The waterfront is a few blocks away and close to a number of restaurants and lots of shopping.

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear 146cyndiw Thank you for taking time to share your feedback and kind words with us. I'm truly pleased to read you've enjoyed staying with us and the special attention to our excellent location and good breakfast. I hope I'll have the pleasure to welcome you back. Best regards Leiv R. General Manager

Sjællands Odde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We flew early from Copenhagen and arrived to the hotel at 10 am. We were grateful to get our room immediately so we could rest a little before we went on sightseeing.The hotel is situated very central in the middle of Karl Johan, with only 10 minutes walk to the Town Hall. We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights...

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for a really nice feedback about all the positive things you experienced with Your stay at Best Western Karl Johan Hotel. My employees and I are very happy to hear that you have a nice stay and that you want to come back. With best regards Leiv R General Manager

Reviewed 14 April 2017

the location is super. go left its the full shopping and eating street.. go left reach palace and the train station..go straight reach the sea front. all eatery available right down the street. the staff is co-operative and attentive and very help full. breakfast is simple and super. toilet is small .

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear falgunibt Thank you for choosing to stay with us and thank you for your nice feedback. Good to hear that you enjoyed breakfast and that our staff did a good job. We warmly invite you back on another occasion. With best regards Leiv R. General Manager

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had a one night stopover on our way to Bergen and two nights on the way back.the Hotel is ideally situated only a short walk from Oslo railway station.the rooms where nice but not every room has a kettle for tea or coffee but coffee and tea available from machines for free.breakfast was a feast we where spoiled for...

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear Eddie C Thank you for taking time to share your feedback and kind words with us. I'm truly pleased to read you've enjoyed staying with us and the special attention about our staff and breakfast. I hope I'll have the pleasure to welcome you back. Best regards Leiv R. General Manager

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel is the usual high standard from Best Western. Comfortable rooms, comfortable bed. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. The hotel is a short walk from both the Oslo train station and the Fjord promenade.

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear Johnathan S We are absolutely delighted to see your amazing review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do hope to welcome you back to our hotel soon. Best regards Leiv R General Manager

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The staff were charming and helpful. Hotel was quaint and beautiful but a little tired. For the great price you get breakfast included which was actually delicious and a great selection. Fantastic location very close to main shopping streets and ice rink in winter. Would definitely stay here again if I was in Oslo.

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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this review

Dear Joe B First of all we would like to thank you for your comment about your stay at our hotel and we would like to mention we were happy to have you as our guest. We are delighted to hear the location was fantastic and our staff were charming and helful. Thank you for recommending us and welcome back...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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 70 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Karl Johan Hotell

Address: Karl Johans Gate 33, Oslo 0162, Norway (Formerly Norlandia)
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Price Range: $164 - $348 (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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“Rooms on the right side have lovely street views - especially the higher up you go!”
nikolinam80, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“We had room 215, pay the little extra for this room. Great views and people watching for entertainment.”
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KimGrierson, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Check if rooms are not facing backguard”
182dacep, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Higher floor rooms to avoid noise from bars on the Karl Johans Gate.Or a side room”
UKNorseman, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing Kar Johans gate”
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