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Tel Aviv, Israel
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located just next to the central train station so it's very easy to get to it from the airport. Room might be a bit small but clean and nicely designed. Staff is very friendly and the hotel bar is a nice place to spend a few hours as well.

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Thank dorongol
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello dorongol, Thank you for your visit and your nice feedback on our friendly staff and clean rooms as well as our cosy lobby:) We wish you a warm welcome back! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a great location, clean with all the necessary services for a business trip. The staff was very friendly and service oriented. Therefore I would openly recommend it to whoever wants a centrally located hotel.

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Thank gde9616
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello gde9616, Thank you for your visist and recommendations, we appreciate that you have taken the time to praise our staff and hotel and share it with us and other travelers! Thank you! We wish you a great pre-christimas and hopefully we can welcome you back soon! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location - Central, right next to the train station for easy airport access. Staff were incredible and very accommodating, allowing us a (very) late check out. Rooms are lovely and warm with very comfortable beds.

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Thank PetieB
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello PetieB, Thank you so much for praising our stafff "incredible and accomdating staff" We are very proud and motivated by your feedback! Thank you also for the great feedback on our lovely rooms. We wish you a great pre -christmas and a warm welcome back to us! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

West Sweden, Sweden
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333 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit chaotic in the reception area as well as outside. Thee is not much space to stop and go into the reception. A bit chaotic in the breakfast area, in a nearby restaurant) too. Not really clean, and I think there were not enough staff there to be able to re-fill everything that ran out. Other staff very friendly.... More 

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Thank Fisksk
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello Frank, Thank you for taking the time to review us! Are you referring to a lot of guests during check out? I spoke to my colleague as well I was here yesterday and there were no abnormal traffic other than usual. During check out sometimes there can be more people, but in general the lobby is not crowded. However... More 

Koege, Denmark
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30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the headline states... Nice and central place hotel, being met with smiling staff :-) The check in, went fairly quick, and room had a decent size with the view over the castle. The room was a bit warm, but an open window fixed the issue :-) Went to the gym with have the basic needs, not overwhelming but's there... More 

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Thank Michael4715
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello Michael4715, Thank you for writing such a detailed and nice review. We thank you especielly for the praise of our smiling staff, rooms and Egon. I will share the feedback on breafkast with Egon as well. Please note that we are more than happy to keep you luggage in the reception while going for breakfast! We wish you a... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's so nice. The receptionists are kind and frendly. I really loved the furnishings and all services! The wifi worked perfectly and there is a beautiful view of the central station. The breakfast is awsome, there were all kinds of food and drinks! Delicious!

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Thank Ester A
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello Ester A, Thank you for your visit, we are so happy you loved our furnishing and services! Thank you also for praising our front desk staff, we really appreicate it! We are also so glad to hear you liked our breakfast! A warm welcome back to us! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

Berlin, Germany
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70 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good hotel with nice rooms in a superb location. We felt welcome from the minute we walked in, there's something warm about this hotel though I can't put my finger on it. Lots of choices for breakfast but the breakfast room almost feels like in a good hostel. Very noisy and hectic. Though the waiters make up... More 

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Thank ALs888
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello ALs888, What a nice review to read! We are so happy to read that you felt welcome from the first minute you walked in, that is truly the amtosphere we want to have here at the hotel and that all of our guest feel welcome. I dont know what it is, but I do believe it is our great... More 

Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff and a cosy lobby. The rooms are small and simple. But there are nice chairs in the lobby area, where it is just nice to sit down with a cup of coffee or a drink and read a book or newspaper

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Thank peterrB7039EM
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello peterrB7039EM, THank you for much for taking the time to review your stay. We are very grateful for the praise of our friendly staff and our cosy lobby. Thank you for sharing! We wish you a warm welcome back! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

Fredrikstad, Norway
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice hotel with good service and great views of Oslo Fjord! The hotel lie almost in the center of Oslo, where one can start at the bottom at the railway-station located next to the hotel, and go up to the castle and the park that surrounds the castle, only to go down to the harbor, where there are many... More 

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Thank katehR5180SK
Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello katehR5180SK, Thank you for taking the time to leave a feedback. It is true our location is very convenient for transport and sightseeing. Everything is within walking distance, a perfect hub! Thank you for also mentioning the good service! We wish you a warm welcome back to us! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

Rena, Norway
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like ttat the hotel is so central, with short distance to shops and the maine public transport. It has a very helpful and good staff. The breakfast is served at Egon, it's a breakfast with a lot of choices.

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Jannicke H, General Manager at Scandic Byporten, responded to this review

Hello Johnny B, Thank you for leaving a feedback here on Tripadvisor! We are so happy to read that you liked our central location and our staff! Thank you! We hope to be able to welcome you back soon! Best regards, Jannicke Holmgreen Lorentzen General Manager Scandic Byporten More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Scandic Byporten

Address: Jernbanetorget 6, Oslo 0154, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo > Sentrum
Price Range: £89 - £180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Byporten 3.5*
Number of rooms: 239
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Scandic Byporten Oslo
Scandic Byporten Hotel Oslo
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Oslo
#6 Family Hotel in Oslo
#17 Romantic Hotel in Oslo
#28 Business Hotel in Oslo
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“Ask for room high up!”
 of 5 bubbles katehR5180SK, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ok room size for this price”
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“Rooms on the front of the hotel have a view of the square and fjord.”
 of 5 bubbles CandC2001, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Nothing to criticise”
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“We loved our room on the fourth floor with the view over the adjoining train station of the waterfront in the distance.”
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