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Best Western Karl Johan Hotell

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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“the main street”(41 reviews)
“great location”(105 reviews)
“business lounge”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
Facilities for Disabled Guests
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3 Star Hotel
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30 Jul.31 Jul.
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All reviewsthe main streetgreat locationbusiness loungeparliament buildingtgi fridaysroyal palacechristmas marketkarl johanthere is no air conditioningwithin walking distancefree coffee and teawould stay here againshort walktrain stationdecent sizethe heart of the citytop floor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location on Karl Johan Gata, the grand boulevard from the Parliament to the Royal Palace. Fifteen minute walk from Central Station. Beautiful park on one side. Many restaurants. Walking distance to harbor, opera house, Ibsen House, several museums. Ask for a room on the...More

Thank Frances D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found BW Oslo to be more than excellent for our needs. Staff was extremely helpful; services were very good; location was excellent and a stone throw's away from Akker Brygge, the major museums, the central train station; underground...what have you. btw breakfast was good...More

Thank Paul A
Response from Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan HotellResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Paul A Thank your very much by telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Booked with points for a two night stay. Love the location, the building, the decor, the huge winding staircase with the gilded mirrors and artwork. The breakfast was great compared to a US BW, but sub-par for a European hotel of this class. The big...More

Thank Andyb999999
Response from Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan HotellResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andy999999 Thank you for your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

There were 4 of us who stayed at the hotel. My Aunt and my mother had a fabulous room with a view while my friend and I were down the hall in an inside room. We were close to the train and the hop on...More

Thank muttikeck
Response from Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan HotellResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear muttikeck Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

We visited Oslo June 1st-3rd, 2018, during a really warm period (30C/86F). It was almost unbearably hot in the room, even with a small fan going. When we checked in, we were given rooms facing Karl Johan - this was a big mistake. Noise from...More

1  Thank Trond S
Response from Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan HotellResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Trond S Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Minibar
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Price range
USD 120 - USD 256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 120 - USD 256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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David C
20 May 2018|
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Response from tritralala7474 | Reviewed this property |
Just to give you an indication; from Oslo trainstation to this hotel was €50 which is incredibly expensive and too rediculous for words All predecessors comments are correct; take the train from Oslo airport and its only a... More
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greenock9
20 August 2017|
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Response from Leiv R | Property representative |
Hei Greenock9 Debit card is ok, and you can email us: service@karljohan.no Best regards Best Western Karl Johan Hotell
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Masterofcans
30 July 2017|
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Response from kathy88888 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure which bus stop it is but the driver would know. You might want to consider taking the train in from the airport. You would get off at the Sentrum station and walk just a few blocks. This may be much easier... More
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"Because it was so warm, the windows had to be open. The rooms on the street were very noisy."
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"For warm periods, ask for a room in the back."
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"Rooms on a higher floor more quiet."
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