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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My wife and I just spent a night in Oslo's Grand Hotel. We chose The Grand because of it's location and amenities, and neither disappointed. The hotel is a 10 minute walk, straight out of the train station front doors, and located in the heart of the city, across the street from the Parliament building. It is surrounded by shops...

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IHB
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Overlooking Karl Johan street and the newer paint and amenities are lovely. Icy streets and friendly quiet staff. Excellent dinner but 25% added gratuitous was unexpected. Rooms are not silent but what you need. Lovely. Just lovely.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've spent the last 12 years traveling to and from Oslo so I've stayed at all the top hotels Oslo has to offer. The Grand Hotel is by far the best hotel in the area and I love staying here. I happen to be staying at The Grand Hotel between Christmas and the New Year and had an amazing stay....the...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Amazing Location, Greatest Service, ESP the doormen. Amazing interior & the rooms were Las Vegas Good, and thats saying alot since this is norway, everything usually Tight Small and efficient. This place literally everything was just grand felt like one of those $500 rooms. Bathroom was royalty, rooms was huge, beds were great & price was competitive. Stay here is...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a friend to the new opened wine-bar in the cellar of the hotel as it has received a lot of coverage in local Oslo media. A lot of good stories on the atmosphere, the wine selection, the selection by glass etc. I am sorry to say that this is the biggest disappointment I have had in a very...

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stayed one night here. Room was a decent size with bath and shower. It was just before Christmas and the Christmas market was across the road. The bar was full by 19:30 and appered to be the place to be seen. The location of the hotel is a straight walk from the train station used to connect to the...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The newly refurnished Grand Hotel brings a much needed feeling of continental Europe to Oslo. Nice lobby bar, a lavish lounge perfect for afternoon tea, the newly reopened Grand Cafe restaurant next door (were they also serve a fabulous breakfast) and a great spa on the top floor complete with swimming pool, sauna and steam bath. The spacious superior rooms...

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Cassano Magnago, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm very satisfied about the room, the room service, the cleaning, the desk service and the staff. I'm not satisfied about the spa, I have booked my reservation also in relation of that but when I asked it was full of reservation and the 1st of January was closed

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 days just after Christmas, it's a great location and a lovely hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the bedrooms and beds comfortable, the only downside to our room was the view over the central part of the hotel looking at ducts and other hotel windows. Breakfast was good, there were lots of options.

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Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is perfect, outside of hotel is beautiful. Nice reception, friendly staff, helped with bags. Theresa at the front desk was very helpful getting us the room we requested. However, it was clear that no one had bothered to check our request before we came. No one responded to the emails I had sent either. First room we had was...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Grand Hotel, Oslo. The Grand Hotel in Oslo is Norway's best-known and prestigious hotel. The luxury hotel first opened its doors in 1874 and for over 140 years it has been host to the people of Norway, international guests, world leaders, celebrities and the Nobel Peace Prize laureates. Henrik Ibsen, the world-renowned Norwegian author made the luxury hotel one of his favorite daily haunts. Everyone deserves to be grand! Our guest experience is based on true Nordic luxury that is delivered by our well-trained and enthusiastic international team. The Grand Hotel has 274 rooms, including 54 Suites that are a blend of historic design, one sky bar with magnificent views, a restaurant, lobby bar, 19 meeting rooms, Artesia Spa Grand Hotel, fitness room and parking. Welcome to Oslo! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel

Address: Karl Johans gate 31, Oslo 0159, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range: RM723 - RM1,098 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 292
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Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Oslo
#15 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
#18 Family Hotel in Oslo
#22 Business Hotel in Oslo
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