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First Hotel Grims Grenka

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Kongens gate 5, Oslo 0153 Norway See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
4.5 Star accommodation
Sep. 30Oct. 1
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewswaterfall showerq loungerooftop barrecommend this hotelboutique hotelnice hotelbreakfast buffetspacious roomgreat breakfastlocation is excellentaker bryggethe main streetpublic transportcentral locationtrain stationopera housecatwalk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With its calming ambiance this hotel brings you in a wonderful relaxing state of mind. With a warm and tasteful combination of colors each area of this hotel is a great place to sit and relax. The room was clean, with subtle warm colors and...More

Thank Thomas S
Response from Ingrid C, Resepsjonssjef at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Thomas, It warms our hearts to read your review and to hear that you have been warmly welcomed by our colleagues! We look forwards to welcoming you back to our hotel during your next visit. Best regards the staff @ First Hotel Grims Grenka

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are black member of this hotel but staff failed to recognized that even when we booked we used our membership and stayed for two nights, but I like that they are pet friendly and the rooftop bar is cosy and lively in the summer...More

Thank halinadouces
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool looking hotel and great rooftop bar. Lots of interesting art, and the lighting is amazing!! The rooftop bar is great both for a relaxing drink in the sun, and certainly for a late night out. Right in the centre of Oslo!More

Thank Mats R
Response from Marianne B, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mats! Lovely to hear from you and that you had a wonderful time when you visited us! If there is anything we can assist you with next time, please let us know and we are happy to make your stay as pleasant as possible....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the biggest suite they had, and I was amazed by the space, the interior, bathroom, walk in closet and the view. It's one of the most special hotels I've ever stayed on. I highly recommend this hotel, if you want to stay in...More

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Response from Marianne B, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest! Thank you so much for your very sweet feedback- I will share it with my team accordingly. Our hotel has a lot of spacious hotel rooms and especially the suites. Grims Grenka is located in a quiet part of central Oslo so you...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

Having flown out from London and made our way by train and taxi, we were looking forward to a quick check in and relaxing in our room. The last thing we needed was for the receptionist to tell us that there was no record of...More

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Response from Marianne B, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded August 13, 2018

Dear Guest. Thank you for taking time sending us you feedback. Oslo is really up and coming and it seems like our guests from abroad likes it a lot! Our location is only a few blocks from Oslos most popular places to see so that...More

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First Hotel Grims Grenka in Oslo city center is no ordinary hotel. The design of the hotel creates a special atmosphere for its guests, one that needs to be experienced. The hotel has 65 rooms, all of which ...More are larger than 20 square meters and offer high quality facilities such as Jensen beds and personalized light controls. First Hotel Grims Grenka offers an in-house restaurant MADU for our guests. The restaurant offers a contemporary take on international comfort food, served in a casual setting. Applying modern twists on good old classics, we manage to make the best, even better. The creativity and experience of our kitchen team, provides an international long travelled concept, prepared with local seasonal produce. Hotel guests can also enjoy one of Europe’s to 50 rooftop terraces, Q Lounge. Seasonal open between approximately Mid May to Mid-September - it is a hidden pearl in the middle of Oslo. Here you can soak in Norwegian summer, and enjoy drinks and food of high quality. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Free Parking
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US$165 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
1st Hotel Grims Grenka
First Hotel Oslo
Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
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Emily B
November 19, 2017|
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Response from BeershevaOptimist | Reviewed this property |
As far as i remember bathroom glass walls are not so transparent.so the design does not intrude into one's privacy.
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Marko O | Property representative |
Dear Dirk49 There is unfortunately no parking at the hotel itself, but there is a parking house some 50 meters down the street. The name is Q Park and the address is Bankplassen 1. Kind regards, Marko... More
November 29, 2015|
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do take the train. Taxis are "complicated" in Oslo. There are different types with widely differing fares. Also, on holidays the fares go up exhorbitantly! You could easily put u$s 200-300 into one-way taxi fare to... More
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