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Best Western Karl Johan Hotell
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All reviewsthe main streetgreat locationbusiness loungeparliament buildingtgi fridaysroyal palacechristmas marketkarl johanthere is no air conditioningfree coffee and teawould stay here againshort walktrain stationdecent sizethe heart of the citytop floorby foot
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights mid week..quite and comfortable stay..walls a bit thin but ear plugs sorted that.
Brekfast substantial, nice coffee and staff very helpful.
Overall this is good value for money in an expensive city.

Stayed: March 2018, travelled solo
Thank Greg F
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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Greg F

Thank you very much for your nice feedback.

Hope to see you again.

Best regards
Leiv R.

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Great location, located off the main road to the Royal Palace and easy walking from the train station. small room but was well equipped.
Breakfast was excellent.
Helpful and friendly staff.
Will stay here again

Stayed: March 2018, travelled on business
Thank Hughjarse123
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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hughjarse123

Thank you very much for very nice feedback. Great to hear that you like our hotel, with helpful and friendly staff, excellent breakfast and great location.

Hope to see you again.

Best regards
Leiv R.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. The room which I booked as a superior was very clean. The beds were two singles with the continental style duvets, we did feel that a double duvet would of been far better. You had to ask for tea and coffee facilities for the room, although this was not mentioned at check in and we only knew because we saw other people carrying trays to their rooms. The sound proofing of the room was not very good and we did have disturbed sleep from noise from other rooms and the corridor outside the room. The hotel is well situated in the centre of Oslo and most places of interest were within easy walking distance.

Stayed: February 2018, travelled as a couple
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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear guest

Thank you for sharing your feedback.
Sorry to hear that your expectations were not met. We take your input with us so we can do an even better job in the future.

Hope to have the opportunity to recover your service impression of us in future.

Best regards
Leiv R.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This hotel is 10 minutes walk from central station and is the Main Street with shops and many tourists attractions. Hotel overlooking an ice arena. We had a room at back of hotel but got upgraded to junior suite on front. Reception staff very friendly and helpful. Old fashioned looking staircase is beautiful. Breakfast was included and was very good. Lots of variety from waffles to cereals, meats, cheeses, breads eggs and hot food. Parliament building is across and palace at other end of street.

Stayed: February 2018, travelled as a couple
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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear Julie W

Thank you for your review of Best Western Karl Johan Hotell.
It's nice to hear that you had such a great stay with us.

Hope to see you again.

Best regards
Leiv R.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

The Best Western Karl Johan Hotell is definitely one of the best BWs I have stayed at. The hotel interior and exterior is 'classic' and surprisingly nice. The rooms itself are a bit small and basic, but there are too many upsides to this hotel for this to be an issue. The location is great and the price is very reasonable, too. Breakfast was quite good and the staff was very friendly. I would stay here again, mostly because of the great location and the reasonable price.

  • Stayed: February 2018, travelled on business
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Leiv R, Daglig leder at Best Western Karl Johan Hotell, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear willemb89

Thank you for your review of Best Western Karl Johan Hotell.
It is wonderful to hear that you had such a memorable stay with us.

Hope to see you again.

Best regards
Leiv R.

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