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First Hotel Grims Grenka

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Switzerland
Reviewed 27 April 2016

OSLO. what a city. the atmosphere is always so romantic. the city is full of elegance. we stayed in this hotel just a couple of days and maybe it is not enough to judge it perfect. but we found it very comfortable. Oslo is so interesting. the museum was so exciting. and this hotel is certainly a good location in...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear Jbayswisstravel Greetings and good day! Thank you for your lovely review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. Great to read that you really enjoyed your stay here, and that the staff took really good care of you. Also glad that you found the location suitable to your needs. We hope to see you back with us again soon. Best wishes...

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Upon arriving at the hotel we got an early check in which was great, good start and the receptionist started to code our cards for the 7th floor we thought we where getting an upgrade but when my girlfriend started asking questions the 7th floor became the 3rd floor. We got to the room and i have to say there...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear lukebyrne1712 Greeting and good day! Thank you for taking the time in reviewing First Hotel Grims Grenka. Great to read that you overall enjoyed your stay with us. Especially glad that the bed, decor of the room was pleasant and that the breakfast gave you a very good start to your day. Your comments regarding the bathroom is taken...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We booked a suite. It was spacious, had comfortable beds, really nice bathroom and a great lounge area. It's a clean and trendy hotel and its locaded in a quiet street near city center. The breakfast was great!

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear mari433 Thank you for your very lovely and cordial review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. So glad to read that you found Grims Grenka trendy and clean. This is how we wish to present ourselves and glad you felt likewise. The location is very central but still not noisy so one can have a quiet stay in the middle...

Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Very friendly staff, the hotel was nice and also the room. It was obvious it was a design hotel some places you could see it was a little warned out and would need some refresh but I would absolutely stay there again if I go back to Oslo. Location good

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear 842heleneb First of all I would like to thank you for your lovely review and feedback to First Hotel Grims Grenka. So glad to read that you were very well taken care of by the staff and that you enjoyed the room and location. Your comment regarding need of refresh is taken into account, and the hotel is currently...

Vinjeoera, Norway
Reviewed 18 April 2016

When I checked in I was informed that I had been upgraded to one of the superior rooms. Unfortunately their definition of superior leaves a little to the imagination. Don't get me wrong, it was okay, but by Norway standards not that special. It was a corner room with a long corridor leading to the bedroom area, on the way...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear Mark A Thank you for taking your time in reviewing First Hotel Grims Grenka. It is unfortunate to read that we didn't meet your expectations when you stayed with us, and that the upgraded room wasn't what you considered to be a superior room. This is not what we normally receive for this type of room, but your feedback...

Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2016

I have stayed in this hotel in the past and had good experience. However recently travelled on business to Oslo and was disappointed with the room I was given. Tiny, dark and not as good as usual rooms I used to get. I struggled getting into the shower! For the price paid I was very disappointed. The most disappointing, my...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear Anna Maria P Thank you for your constructive and detailed feedback to First Hotel Grims Grenka. It is very unfortunate to read that we didn't meet your expectations when you stayed with us recently. If you were assigned an upgraded room at earlier stays I can understand that you were a bit disappointed. However, upgrades are subject to availability...

Firenze
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I have tried different hotels in Oslo but I always come back to this one. Still my first choice when I am in Oslo. First class room and breakfast. Personal og perfect service from a smiling staff. I there is something I am missing its training facilities, swimming pool and sauna.

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear IvarLine Thank you for your cordial review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. It is so great to read that you return to us as hosts for you when you are in Oslo. Your feedback to the staff will of course be forwarded to them, as they will highly appreciate to hear this. I agree that our training room facilities...

Reviewed 10 April 2016

Grims Grenka a design hotel which was known for its style and classy profile. This was a few years ago. It's easy to see that there has been class over this hotel but age has taken it's toll. Their style ain't that unique no more. New hotels with lower price gives this hotel a big challenge. Cause they are to...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear Ørjan T Greetings and good day! Thank you for your honest and elaborate review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. On behalf of the hotel, please accept my apologies for us not meeting your expectations when you stayed with us recently. This is not how we wish to present ourselves and I can only say that it is not often...

Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 7 April 2016

This was my 5th stay at Grims Grenka and I always look forward to my stay. This time however I was put in a room where the blinds were removed, the lights from outside was shinning into my room the whole night and I couldn't get the toilet to stop dripping needless to say I did not have a good...

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear Etienne W Greetings and good day! Thank you for taking your time in reviewing First Hotel Grims Grenka. It is unfortunate to read that we didn't meet your expectations when you stayed with us recently. The comfort and well being of our valuable guests are very important to us. Please accept my sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused by...

Washington, DC
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I stayed here for two nights. It is an easy walk from the train station and is in a good location for getting to different sites in Oslo. The room was very clean and comfortable and the staff was very friendly. A good breakfast with a lot of options was included.

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Svein Åge S, Guest Relations Manager at First Hotel Grims Grenka, responded to this review

Dear nycvillage25 Greetings and good day! Thank you so much for your great review of First Hotel Grims Grenka. Especially glad to read that the rooms were clean and comfortable, which is vital to an enjoyable stay. All so happy to read that the staff was very friendly. That is how we wish to operate and present our hotel product....

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  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 are larger than 20 square meters and offer high quality facilities such as Jensen beds, Samsung LED Smart TVs and personalized light controls. Hotel guests can also enjoy one of the very few rooftop terraces Oslo has to offer. Grims Grenka's own roof top lounge: Q Lounge. When the weather gets hot the drinks get even hotter. First Hotel Grims Grenka is a well-known design hotel to the citizens of Oslo. Press-conferences, photo shoots, product launches, parties and other events are frequently held at the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about First Hotel Grims Grenka

Address: Kongens gate 5, Oslo 0153, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Price Range: $206 - $730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — First Hotel Grims Grenka 4.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
1st Hotel Grims Grenka
First Hotel Oslo
Hotel Style:
#15 Business Hotel in Oslo
#21 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
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