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Escondido, California
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We booked 3 nights at this place and upon our arrival, we realized this guest house is some kind of dormitory or an old converted hospital. The cancellation policy was 24 hours prior to our stay, and so we decided to spend one night and check out next day, and the 2 nights should have been refunded. The young person/student...

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I stayed here for three nights in June when i was in Oslo. It is a former nurses home, and in some ways is quaint, and dated in places. On the plus side it is exceptionally clean and the price is reasonable for Oslo. It also has free internet throughout. I stayed in a single room with a bathroom and...

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Thank CAI1967
Minsk, Belarus
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The location of the hotel is pretty nice. It takes for about 15 min to central railway station (walking), but if you don't want to walk, you can take the direct bus № 37. Gjestehuset Lovisenberg is very quite and peaceful place. The whole building is very old and decorated in the old-fashion manner, but I liked it and felt...

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Thank Kaliarova
Reviewed 19 April 2016

I have never been met with such a complete lack of interest for my wellbeing during a stay, anywhere in the world. This is a guesthouse and not a hotel, but still there was not even a trace of any service other than the fact that I was (reluctantly) allowed to check in earlier than the official office hours. Upon...

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Teddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We stayed for 3 nights over a long weekend, combination of work and play in Oslo. The "guest house" was a very positive surprise! We got a huge room with en suite bathroom. Very tall ceilings, spacious and comfortable bed. The room was old, with "un-modern" furniture - as expected, had free wifi - not expected :) The breakfast was...

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6Thank Frodefox
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 1 November 2011

The Guest house is run by the Diaconian hospital in the neighbouring buildings, but you don't need to be a Christian or visiting patiens to stay there. I've stayed at the Guest house several times because of work in Oslo. I've always found the rooms clean - this also applies to the shared toilets/bathrooms. The furnitures/decoration is old-fashioned, but this...

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2Thank Holtefamily
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 August 2011

The rooms and bathrooms were clean, pretty large, and nice, but nothing extraordinary. Very easy to get to the downtown area -- we walked but buses are very accessible. Overall, we were happy with our time there but might try a different place if we went back.

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4Thank ATYoung
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 5 March 2011

We are not churchgoers and were really surprised to find out that this guesthouse is actually run by a church organisation and I am not clear whether it was originally or is still a place for nuns / priests etc. What I can tell for sure is that we found a bible on our bedside table in our room and...

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1Thank sognidispersivi
Fredrikstad, Norway
Reviewed 23 October 2010

I stayed here 5 days in october while taking follow-up studies at the university of Oslo. The guesthouse is in an old building in the middle of Lovisenberg diaconal hospital area. The hospital is owned by the private deaconess foundation and the "Parish sisters home" but it operates within the framework of public health. The guesthouse has some rooms with...

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Lovisenberg Guest House is located in relaxed surroundings near the city centre. The Guest House offers a variety of rooms from simple and functional economy rooms with shared bathroom to traditional-style rooms with ensuite bathroom. Enjoy cooffee or tea in the common areas, eat breakfast in the wonderful upstairs hall and log on to wireless internet. Everything is included in the price. The conference facilities are suitable for groups of all sizes up to 80 persons. Lunch will be served in one of the dining rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gjestehuset Lovisenberg

Address: Lovisenberggata 15A, Oslo 0456, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range: $124 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“Quiet and peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles CAI1967, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“if u will have a room on the third floor, u will have an opportunity to enjoy the spiral stairs ;)”
  • My favorite spiral stairs
 of 5 bubbles Kaliarova, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with private bathroom is not much more expensive and gives a lot more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 657sivn, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you decide (and book) if you want en suite bathroom or not.”
 of 5 bubbles Frodefox, 5 Nov 2012 | Read review
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