Htl Karl Johan Hotel - Oslo

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Arbeidergt 4, N-0159 Oslo, Norway, Oslo, Norway, 0104  show map
 3 stars
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Htl Karl Johan Hotel - Oslo

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Wheelchair access
 Air conditioning

Overview

The 3-star Htl Karl Johan Hotel boasts central location not far from Karl Johans gate, Oslo Nye Teater and Aker Brygge. Since 1993, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Oslo.

Located in a tourist area close to Stortinget subway station as well as a parliament building, a palace and an opera house in Oslo. Htl Karl Johan Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Oslo.

Oslo Central train station is a 10-minute walk away. The hotel is within 40 minutes' drive from Oslo, Gardermoen airport.

Rooms

This property has 108 comfortable guestrooms including Double Room and Superior Double Room that are appointed with a private toilet, a sofa, TV, a private safe and free Wi-Fi. Bathrooms are fitted with free toiletries, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a comprehensive continental breakfast served daily. Serving norwegian specialties, Bristol Grill is about 100 meters away.

Services

The hotel offers newspaper service, housekeeping and laundry together with a lift, a luggage storage and a safe deposit box for guests' comfort.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   108.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business services

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Trouser press

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Htl Karl Johan Hotel - Oslo Oslo location
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Hotel Address:

Arbeidergt 4, N-0159 Oslo, Norway, Oslo, Norway, 0104

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City Center
  • Oslo
    2300 ft
Airports
  • Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (OSL)
    23.1 mi
  • Moss (RYG)
    37.0 mi
Train Stations
  • The National Gallery
    1000 ft
  • Oslo Central Station
    2300 ft
Underground stations
  • Stortinget
    700 ft
  • Nationaltheatret
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Oriental Cuisine Restaurant
    100 ft
  • Kaffistova (cuisine: European, Scandinavian)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Huk Paradisbukta Beach
    5000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    108

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed
Size: 110 sq. feet
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Queen-size bed
    Size: 175 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Htl Karl Johan Hotel - Oslo Oslo location
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      Hotel Address:

      Arbeidergt 4, N-0159 Oslo, Norway, Oslo, Norway, 0104

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Oslo
        2300 ft
      Airports
      • Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (OSL)
        23.1 mi
      • Moss (RYG)
        37.0 mi
      Train Stations
      • The National Gallery
        1000 ft
      • Oslo Central Station
        2300 ft
      Underground stations
      • Stortinget
        700 ft
      • Nationaltheatret
        1700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Oriental Cuisine Restaurant
        100 ft
      • Kaffistova (cuisine: European, Scandinavian)
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • Huk Paradisbukta Beach
        5000 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        6
      • Number of rooms:
        108

      Htl Karl Johan Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • National Theatre - 1000 ft
      • Chat Noir - 1400 ft
      • Rockefeller Music Hall - 1700 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 2000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Akershus Castle - 1700 ft
      • Oslo Palace - 2300 ft

      Train stations

      Convention centers

      • Christiania Torv Square - 1400 ft
      • Oslo Congress Centre - 1700 ft

      Shopping areas

      • Historic Museum - 1400 ft
      • Henrik Ibsen Museum - 2300 ft

      Amusement

      • Colosseum - 1000 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Oslo Parliament - 400 ft
      • Oslo Cathedral - 1000 ft
      • Oslo City Hall - 1400 ft
      • Oslo fjord boat tours - 1700 ft
      • Nobel Peace Center - 2000 ft

      Theaters

      • Norwegian Theatre - 400 ft
      • Oslo Opera - 2300 ft

      Business areas

      • Karl Johans gate - 400 ft
      • Byporten Shopping Centre - 2000 ft
      • Oslo City Shopping Centre - 2000 ft

      Galleries

      • National Gallery of Norway - 700 ft

      Underground stations

      • Stortinget - 400 ft
      • Nationaltheatret - 1400 ft
      • Jernbanetorget - 2000 ft

      Public parking

      • Oslo University - 1400 ft

      Local attractions

      • Huk Paradisbukta Beach - 5000 ft
        Bygdoy, Oslo
      • Natural History Museum - 1.1 mi
        Sars gate 1, Oslo
      • Mineral and Geological Museum (Mineralogisk-Geologisk Museum) - 1.1 mi
        Sars Gate 1, Oslo
      • Akerselva River - 5100 ft
        Maridalsvannet - Oslo, Oslo
      • Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) - 1.1 mi
        Sars Gate 1, Oslo

      Near the hotel

      • Parliament - 400 ft
        Karl Johans Gate 22, Oslo
      • Oslo Cathedral (Oslo Domkirke) - 1200 ft
        Stortorvet 1, Oslo
      • University Museum of Cultural Heritage (Historisk Museum) - 1500 ft
        Fredriksgate 2 (city centre), Oslo
      • Oslo Reptile Park - 1600 ft
        St. Olavs gate 2, Oslo
      • National Gallery - 900 ft
        Universitetsgaten 13 (city centre), Oslo
      • Oslo City Hall (Oslo Radhus) - 1500 ft
        Fridtjof Nansens plass, Oslo
      • Oslo Historical Museum - 1500 ft
        Frederiks Gate 2, Oslo

      Restaurants nearby

      • Oriental Cuisine Restaurant - 100 ft

        Address: Arbeidergata 2
        Phone: 22 42 37 38

        61% likes this, based on 52 reviews

      • Grande Cafe - 400 ft

        Address: Karl Johans Gate 31
        Phone: 23 21 20 18

        74% likes this, based on 149 reviews

      • T.G.I. Friday's - 500 ft

        Address: Karl Johans Gate 35
        Phone: 2233 3200

        64% likes this, based on 224 reviews
        Cuisine: American
        Price Range: USD 37 - USD 148

      • Kaffistova - 200 ft

        Address: Rosenkrantz' Gt. 8
        Phone: 22-42-99-74

        50% likes this, based on 85 reviews
        Cuisine: European, Scandinavian

      • New Orleans Restaurant - 200 ft

        Address: Rosenkrantz gate 7
        Phone: +47 22411110

        63% likes this, based on 61 reviews
        Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
        Price Range: USD 88 - USD 88

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        6
      • Number of rooms:
        108
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      Htl Karl Johan Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Htl Karl Johan

      Average guest rating

      8.2out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 169 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      8.5
      Rooms
      7.2
      Service
      6.6
      Value
      9.2

      Guest reviews

      • Couple
        7.8

        the location is perfect, it's in the center of Oslo, with lots of shops and restaurants, and on walking distance from public transport.

      • Single
        6.6

        Breakfast was very good! Small single rooms, but bathroom ok.

      • Single
        9.2

        Rica Travel Hotel is conveniently located in the centre of town. The rooms have all modern comfort, including a richly filled minibar. The breakfast combines traditional continental breakfast with Norwegian specialities.

      • Group of friends
        5.8

        The check in time is too late. We had reached Oslo in the morning but we could not get the room till 2.30PM in the afternoon. It would have been really nice if we could check in bit early

      • Single
        8.2

        The hotel is perfectly located near Karl Johann Gate. The breakfast is great. The staff is very helpful. Rooms and bathrooms are shiny clean.

        The twin room is very small. I had trouble organizing space staying there myself, hard to imagine what it would have been for two people.

      • Couple
        8.8

        everybody was very kind, the rooms were small but totaly okay and we felt very good during this night, espescially the breakfast was fantastic with something for everybody. but the best thing was the location, in the middle of the center and 10 min to walk from the central station

        the beds were maybe a bit too soft

      • Single
        7.4

        Great location in a quiet street of downtown Oslo. Good service and polite staff. Breakfast was good and presented with a good selection at the buffet.

        Did actually book a standard double room, but was placed in a single room. Quite small room, and noise from elevator, but ok.

      • Couple
        9.2

        Location was great, service was friendly and room was a good size.

      • Single
        8.8

        The room was exactly as I needed, small and comfortable. Breakfast was also very good. The hotel was very easy to find. Wth the discount I got it was really great value for money.

      • Couple
        7.4

        Best breakfast ever. For zure of you have a glutenfree diet.

      • Couple
        7.8

        Great Location and perfect breakfast

        Tiny room, Difficutl to sleep due to air conditioning.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        The location is superb! Walk to everything. Convenient to public transportation, the harbor, and shopping. Marvelous breakfast. Friendly, helpful staff.

        While the room was of good size and well appointed, there was an architectural pier in the center of the room.

      • Single
        9.6

        Excellent location, very helpful staff. The rooms are small but the space is well used and the beds comfortable. Very good breakfast.

      • Single
        7.0

        Late breakfast, until 11 - and late/ reasonable check out-time. 12

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        The hotel was fine, well situated but lacked a bit of care & warmth. The rooms on the front can be noisy.

        Noisy rooms on the front (next to a loud music bar)

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Htl Karl Johan Hotel - Oslo Oslo location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Arbeidergt 4, N-0159 Oslo, Norway, Oslo, Norway, 0104

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Oslo
        2300 ft
      Airports
      • Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (OSL)
        23.1 mi
      • Moss (RYG)
        37.0 mi
      Train Stations
      • The National Gallery
        1000 ft
      • Oslo Central Station
        2300 ft
      Underground stations
      • Stortinget
        700 ft
      • Nationaltheatret
        1700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Oriental Cuisine Restaurant
        100 ft
      • Kaffistova (cuisine: European, Scandinavian)
        200 ft
      Beaches
      • Huk Paradisbukta Beach
        5000 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        6
      • Number of rooms:
        108