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First Hotel Grims Grenka

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

A good bed, a decent breakfast. Nothing more. Bad cleaning, dirty carpets on the room. Small shower, leaking toilet, dirty bathroom. First and last time on this hotell. There is plenty more hotels to chooseMore

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank StianM81
Response from ReceptionFHGG, Receptionist at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 4 weeks ago
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Kjære Stian, Tusen takk for tilbakemeldingen. Vi setter stor pris på tiden våre gjester bruker på å reflektere tilbake på...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We wanted a central place, close to all but quiet. Didn’t want to spend too much but didn’t want a tiny place - sorta wanted it all. But we got it. Location is really good but also just off main Johan Gate so it was...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Hoffscot
Response from MarianneB2894, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 17 December 2018

Dear Guest. It was really noce to read Your review, I will personally let my team know that you appreciated our quiet location, the size of your hotelroom and our service while you where here. Looking fowrard to welcome you back and meanwhile enjoy your...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Don’t stay here!!! Maybe this hotel was pretty cool back when it opened back in 2008, but now it’s just terrible. We upgraded our room from regular to superior, but it didn’t help much. Dirty curtains, disgusting madras full of stains, broken mirror in the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ElenaSJ
Response from MarianneB2894, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Elena, Thank you for taking the time to inform us about your experiences during your stay at our hotel. Our highest wish is that all our guests have a positive experience in our hotel, and it is very sad to read your review. It...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Having used this chain before we had high expectations of this hotel in Oslo. The hotel is modern but a little dark. It is well situated near the city centre and train station. The amenities are OK and the shower is quite different. The downside...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank dlturner7
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Loved the location of this property - easy to access the Fjord, castle and Aker Brugge. Would also highly recommend the irish pub around the corner. Very nice breakfast. But....The bathrooms!!! With a window that runs at head-height around the box that is the bathroom...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank KateB625
Response from MarianneB2894, Daglig leder at First Hotel Grims GrenkaResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Kate. Thank you so much for your kind feedback! It`s always beneficial having a great, central and quiet location nearby the most popular attractions on town. Gives you the oportunity to move around and not spend to much time of your quality time on...More

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About
Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$153 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
1st Hotel Grims Grenka
,
First Hotel Oslo
Location
Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$153 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
1st Hotel Grims Grenka
,
First Hotel Oslo
Location
Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
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Emily B
19 November 2017|
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Response from BeershevaOptimist | Reviewed this property |
As far as i remember bathroom glass walls are not so transparent.so the design does not intrude into one's privacy.
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Norskguy
18 April 2017|
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Response from Marko O | Property representative |
Dear Dirk49 There is unfortunately no parking at the hotel itself, but there is a parking house some 50 meters down the street. The name is Q Park and the address is Bankplassen 1. Kind regards, Marko... More
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PhoodKritic
29 November 2015|
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Response from 703maryt | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do take the train. Taxis are "complicated" in Oslo. There are different types with widely differing fares. Also, on holidays the fares go up exhorbitantly! You could easily put u$s 200-300 into one-way taxi fare to... More
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Room Tips
"The bathrooms are tiny! Perhaps request a bigger bathroom if possible"
KateB625
5 Oct 2018
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"It's really close to Aker Brygge."
kiadegizheng
30 Aug 2018
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"Ask for Smart Comfort beds"
keesl215
9 Apr 2018
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"Ask for a room that does not look out into the central lobby."
ScottosMaximos
9 Jan 2018
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