Scandic Oslo City  4 stars

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Overview

The Rica Oslo Hotel is located in Karl Johans street in the centre of Oslo with the entrance on Biskop Gunnerus street. In addition, it will take you only two minutes' walk to reach Oslo Centralstation and the Airport Express Train. Also it is close to the main shopping area, Norwegian Folk Museum, Norvegian Folkmuseum, Akershus Castle, Colosseum, Kon-Tiki Museum, Opernhaus, Gamle Aker Kirke and Cafe Mir, Oslo Palace and Munch-Museum.

The 4-star hotel is a unique property with a strong focus on Norwegian art, comprising the interior and exterior decorated by famous Norwegian artists, with paintings in all bedrooms that are tastefully furnished maintaining a comfortable and intimate climate.

The property comes with 175 guestrooms, several suites and 10 business rooms. All apartments are well equipped with satellite TV, minibar, trouser press, hairdryer, direct dial telephone and high-speed Internet access available in public areas. Other venue facilities include possibility of room for the disabled, 24-hour front desk, non-smoking rooms, elevator, bar, parking and airport shuttle. The hotel's conference centre provides meeting rooms, its own kitchen with the option of banquets and large parties and attended course and conference reception.

The Rica Oslo Hotel is one of the good quality hotels in Oslo offering guests a convenient location and pleasurable tranquil atmosphere.

Number of rooms   175.

Location

Distance to:

  • City Center - 300 m
  • Airport: Oslo Airport, Gardermoen - 37.0km, Oslo - Gardermoen Airport - 37.1km
  • Train Station Oslo Central Station - 100 m
  • Underground station: Jernbanetorget - 200 m, Stortinget - 500 m

Dining options

The hotel Scandic Oslo City serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

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from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NOK 200 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed

Facilities

General
  • Pets allowed
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Cable TV
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Hair dryer

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Budget room
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Scandic Oslo City Budget room

Budget room is equipped with TV, telephone, shower and toilet, but is a bit smaller than a Standard room.

Standard room
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Scandic Oslo City Standard room
Bed type: Two Single Beds or Queen Size Bed or One Single Bed
Size: 19m2

Comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

Room facilities
    Superior Room
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    Scandic Oslo City Superior Room Superior room
    Bed type: Two Single Beds or Queen Size Bed
    Size: 23m2

    The room is more spacious than the Standard room. It offers a small, lounge a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

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      Deluxe Room
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      Scandic Oslo City Deluxe Room Deluxe room

      Spacious room offers a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

      Junior Suite
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      Scandic Oslo City Junior Suite Junior suite
      Bed type: Queen Size Bed
      Size: 36m2

      Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

      Room facilities
        Suite
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        Scandic Oslo City Suite

        Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Scandic Oslo City LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Attractions for Tourists
        Popular areas
        • City Center
          200 m
        General
        • Oslo Parliament
          400 m
        • Busterminal
          400 m
        • aker brygge
          600 m
        • Akershus Castle
          700 m
        • Oslo City Hall
          900 m
        Train Stations
        • Oslo Central Station
          100 m
        Convention Centers
        • Oslo Congress Centre
          300 m
        Shopping Areas
        • Oslo City Shopping Centre
          200 m
        • Karl Johans gate
          600 m
        Amusement
        • Colosseum
          700 m
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • Oslo Cathedral
          200 m
        Stadiums
        • Oslo Spektrum Music Arena
          200 m
        Museums
        • Astrup Fearnley Museum
          400 m
        • Norwegian Folk Museum
          600 m
        • Historic Museum
          900 m
        Universities, Institutes
        • Oslo University
          900 m
        Theaters
        • Oslo Opera
          300 m
        • Rockefeller Music Hall
          400 m
        • Norwegian Theatre
          600 m
        • Chat Noir
          900 m
        • National Theatre
          900 m
        Gallery
        • National Gallery of Norway
          700 m
        • Gallery ROM
          900 m
        Underground station
        • Jernbanetorget
          100 m
        • Stortinget
          400 m
        • Grønland
          500 m
        • Nationaltheatret
          900 m

        Local Attractions

        • Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum)
          1.5km
          Sars Gate 1, Oslo
        • Mineral and Geological Museum (Mineralogisk-Geologisk Museum)
          1.5km
          Sars Gate 1, Oslo
        • Norwegian Nobel Institute
          1.6km
          Drammensveien 19, Oslo
        • Akerselva River
          1.7km
          Maridalsvannet - Oslo, Oslo
        • National Library (Nasjonalbiblioteket)
          1.8km
          Drammensveien 42, Oslo

        Near the hotel

        • Tusenfryd
          50 m
          N-1407, Vinterbro
        • Grunerlokka
          50 m
          OsloNorway
        • Karl Johans gate
          180 m
          Karl Johans Gate, Oslo
        • Oslo Cathedral (Oslo Domkirke)
          220 m
          Stortorvet 1, Oslo
        • Stortorvet
          220 m
          Stortorget 1, Oslo
        • Sognefjorden
          220 m
          Norway
        • Arctic Circle
          220 m
          Norway

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Egon Byporten

          Food: American, Pizza & Pasta, Hamburgers, Mexican
          Price Range: USD 16 - USD 51

          70 m
          Jernbanetorget 6

          Phone: 23 36 20 46

        • Peppes Pizza

          80 m
          Karl Johans Gate 1

          Phone: 22225555

        • T.G.I. Friday's City

          50 m
          Biskop Gunnerus gate 3

          Phone: 47 400 13 400

        • Restaurant Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica Kongeveien

          74% likes this, based on 37 reviews

          50 m

          Phone: 26 47 22 92 20 00

        • Cafe Cathedral

          Food: Grill, Café, Turkish, Norwegian
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 61

          70 m
          Dronningens gate 27

          Phone: +47 22 33 00 35

        Scandic Oslo City Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Scandic Oslo City

        Average guest rating

        7.2
        out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 111 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        6.5
        Value
        6.6
        Dining
        8.2
        Location
        7.7
        Rooms
        7.5

        Individual guest reviews

        • Central location, very friendly stuffs and the staff in the reception were helpful. My room description was a room of 20 square meters.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.2
          • Location
            10
          • Rooms
            6
          • Service
            6
          • Value
            7
        • Good location and just opposite the central station. Hotel staff are excellent.

          Our room was fairly small and the breakfast was not the best I have come across.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.0
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            5
          • Value
            8
        • Great location, just opposite Oslo Central Station and the hotel is very nice stay and the rooms looks ok. Free internet connectivity is available at the roooms, breakfast is good.

          Staff usually rude and uninspired, no tea and coffee making facilities, and limited TV channels.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.2
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            7
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            9
          • Dining
            8
        • Location is excellent, bus stations and a main tram stop is adjacent to the hotel making easy to get around the city, the reception staff is very helpful and friendly. The rooms are attractive and well appointed, the breakfast is very good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.4
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            9
          • Dining
            7
        • Perfect location and next to Central Station. The stuff was friendly and the staff were polite and helpful. Fortunately the room was a decent temperature and the breakfast was delicious.

          Old hotel and the karaoke bar across the street was noisy. The scrambled eggs were not good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.4
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            6
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            6
          • Dining
            9
        • Location is good, very nice hotel across from the train station and close to waterfront, the staff seemed to be friendly enough. Rooms are well furnished.

          Breakfast was a bit poor for me.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Location
            7
          • Rooms
            9
          • Service
            6
          • Value
            10
          • Dining
            9
        • Excellent location, just over the street from Oslo Central Station and the hotel staff were friendly and efficient. In fairness room was clean and breakfast was very good.

          Bathroom exceptionally small, tiny shower reccess, dinner menu limited.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.6
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            6
          • Value
            7
          • Dining
            9
        • Convenient location near train station, a clean hotel and the desk staff were courteous and helpful. A cheerful and effective bloke, and the bar even had a big screen plasma tv, breakfast was great.

          Old and not updated interior, rooms are small.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.8
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            7
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            8
          • Dining
            8
        • The location was good and the hotel was 100m from Oslo Central Train Station. The staff were very accommodating and my room was comfortable and spacious. Selection at breakfast was great.

          The bar was closed throughout our stay and the bathroom too was small.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            7.0
          • Location
            6
          • Rooms
            7
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            7
        • Near station to airport and central place. Staff were very helpful and also rooms were very clean. The breakfast was good.

          Hotel is very old.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            7
          • Dining
            8
        • Location to central station and perfect for train travellers. Great stay for the price and very near main shopping streets of Oslo. Friendly staff very helpfull, good rooms and breakfast was exceptional, a very big selection.

          The reception area smelt disgusting mostly of urine and the hotel interior is a bit dated.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.6
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            8
        • Location and helpful staff, near the station. Reasonable value for money and eacy walking distance to most of Oslo. Excellent personnel, clean rooms and nice variety, bread was not fresh.

          Bad area, busy walking street and can be noisy, the breakfast is not as good as the Rica hotel Malmo. Bathrobe and slippers are not available.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Location
            7
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            8
        • Central location and nice hotel and room. Very friendly, professional staff, bed comfortable and good breakfast.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            8
          • Dining
            7
        • Good location downtown and the central place in Oslo. Staff extra friendly and helpful, quiet rooms, excellent breakfast.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Location
            6
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            7
          • Dining
            10
        • The premises are close to the central station, making attractive in many ways, rica Oslo Hotel's location is great.

          Old rooms.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            5.6
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            7
          • Value
            6
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