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First Hotel Grims Grenka

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#50 of 103 Hotels in Oslo
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Rooftop Bar
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All reviewswaterfall showerroof top barrecommend this hotelboutique hotelnice designnice hotelbreakfast buffetnice staynice breakfastlocation is excellentaker bryggestandard roomthe main streetcentral oslopublic transporttrain stationopera house
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We stayed here for 4 nights during Sep 2017. boutique hotel,centrally located,we had a superior room.Reception desk was friendly.There was supposed to be a rooftop bar but it was closed maybe it was too late in the season. there was also supposed to be a...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I have too say I haven't been this disappointed over a hotel experience for a very long time. This hotel wasn't cheap in comparison to others I have stayed in within Oslo. The website looks great, the photos look amazing. They over state this hotel!...More

Thank Seran T
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Firstly the hotel is well located and within east walk of the main sights. The public areas are the highlight - all very cool in a 'scandi' way. The downside is the rooms, which look a little dated and are just too small, especially with...More

Thank Nickwanderlust76
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The black facade, with burning lanterns outside the revolving door gave us the first hint of the atmosphere of the First Hotel Grims Grenka, and it had a unique style, one that we really liked. You walk into a reception area segregated from a bar...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Some people like trendy, boutique hotels. I thought I did, until I discovered I needed a degree in electrical engineering to operate the battery of light switches, none of which gave me what I wanted. The room needing the most light, the bathroom, was permanently...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
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Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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US$163 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#15 Business Hotel in Oslo
#21 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$163 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#15 Business Hotel in Oslo
#21 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
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Emily B
20 November 2017|
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Response from andreaslX281CW | Reviewed this property |
confirm, no curtains but disable lights, which should not disturb sleeping guests. btw beds are located around the corner...and not exposed directly to bathroom's door
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Norskguy
18 April 2017|
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Response from Marko O | Property representative |
Dear Dirk49 There is unfortunately no parking at the hotel itself, but there is a parking house some 50 meters down the street. The name is Q Park and the address is Bankplassen 1. Kind regards, Marko... More
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PhoodKritic
30 November 2015|
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do take the train. Taxis are "complicated" in Oslo. There are different types with widely differing fares. Also, on holidays the fares go up exhorbitantly! You could easily put u$s 200-300 into one-way taxi fare to... More
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