If you enjoy the performing arts, a hotel near the Oslo Opera House will tick all your boxes, such as the budget-friendly Saga Hotel Oslo Central that is only a 10-minute walk away. Oslo's Opera House is located on the harbour and allows visitors to climb its roof and enjoy panoramic views of both the city and the fjord.
To discover some of the city’s impressive medieval architecture, consider staying near the Akershus Fortress, a 13th century castle known for its numerous royal residents and its successful history of surviving centuries of sieges. The First Hotel Grims Grenka is a centrally-located, contemporary option that is only a 6-minute walk from the fortress.
Interested in learning more about the unique Nordic history of exploration? The Scandic Sjølyst, is a modern hotel just a 9-minute drive from the Fram Museum and a 2-minute walk from the Skøyen train station. The Fram Museum exhibits the ancient exploration ship Fram that is famous for its record-breaking voyages when it was still in use.
If you would like to enjoy nature while also being within easy walking distance of several different attractions, choose a hotel near Frogner Park, like the modern Thon Hotel Gyldenløve which is only a 6-minute drive away. Frogner Park has many attractions to explore like the Frogner Manor, the Oslo City Museum and the Vigeland sculpture installation.
For travellers who want to explore Oslo’s vibrant shopping and restaurant district, consider staying near Aker Brygge, a boardwalk neighbourhood known for its bustling restaurant scene and cultural attractions like the Nobel Peace Centre. The Thief is a 5-star adults-only, contemporary hotel in the trendy Tjuvholmen arts district located just next to Aker Brygge.
Which hotels in Oslo are near the National Museum of Art, Architecture, and Design?
The Hotell Bondeheimen is a colourful downtown option which is only a 3-minute walk from the National Museum of Art and conveniently located next to Oslo’s main shopping street. The historic 1920s Hotel Bristol is also a 3-minute walk from the museum and has a retro-chic design as well as live piano music.
Which hotels in Oslo are near the Royal Palace?
The modern Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel is only a 6-minute walk from the Royal Palace and provides beautiful views of the city and fjord. For a budget option, consider the Thon Hotel Europa located in a central yet quiet part of Oslo’s city centre and only a 5-minute walk from the Royal Palace.
Which hotels in Oslo are good for business travellers?
Hotel Continental directly overlooks the Oslofjord and has a business centre as well as 12 meeting rooms. The Thon Hotel Terminus is just a 4-minute walk from Oslo Central Station and also has an extensive business centre.
Which hotels in Oslo have good views?
The 5-star Grand Hotel Oslo is a luxurious choice, set in a landmark building located on Oslo’s bustling main street and it has a rooftop bar with incredible city views. The Thon Hotel Panorama is less than a 10-minute walk from the Akershus Fortress and offers stunning rooms and suites that provide city and fjord views.