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Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim
2 out of 5
Haraldsheimveien 4, Oslo
The price is $91 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 1
Situated in Oslo, this hostel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Storo Storsenter and within 3 mi (5 km) of Munch Museum and Oslo Spektrum. Hopp i Havet and Black Box Theater ...
3.7/5Good! (221 reviews)
"I turned up with 2 children with additional needs having walked from the city centre. We found that the hostel was closed. My daughter was very distressed. Apparently there was some kind of virus going round. The staff were amazing. They put us up in a disability access block and let us stay the ..."

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim
Central City Hostel
2 out of 5
Kjølberggata 29B, Oslo
Located in Gamle Oslo, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jordal Amfi, Munch Museum, and Oslo Spektrum. Oslo Botanic Garden and Toyenbadet Public Bath are ...
3.5/5Good! (145 reviews)
"The room is so small you can’t put a small suitcase on the floor and there’s nowhere to lock a suitcase away given the lack of room for one in the rooms, there’s kitchen equipment and washing up liquids etc but no drying rack, tea towel or a sink plug. The rooms were very cold and we had to leave ..."

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2019

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Central City Hostel
Central City Apartments
2 out of 5
Kjolberggaten 29, Oslo
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The price is $156 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 1
Located in Gamle Oslo, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jordal Amfi, Munch Museum, and Oslo Spektrum. Oslo Botanic Garden and Toyenbadet Public Bath are ...
3.3/5 (987 reviews)
"near everything you want in Oslo.subway,bus.trikk!"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Central City Apartments
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Oslo Hostel Rønningen
2 out of 5
Myrerskogveien 54A, Oslo
Situated in the suburbs, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology and within 6 mi (10 km) of Munch Museum and Oslo Opera ...
4.1/5Very Good! (49 reviews)
Well worth a return stay
"Unusual at first but really enjoyed the stay. Room wasn't shared only bathroom and plenty of those. Great to have a kitchen and washing machine in our block. Parking for motorcycle was easy but can't work out why they wanted to restrict our movements by motorcycles perhaps OH&S too cautious. Supermarket ..."

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018

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HI Oslo Holtekilen Vandrerhjem
2 out of 5
55 Michelets vei, Baerum, Viken
Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Telenor Arena, Sollerudstranda, and Vækerøstranda. Ullern Church is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) away. Stabekk ...
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HI Oslo Holtekilen Vandrerhjem
Saga Poshtel Oslo Central
2 out of 5
Kongens gate 7, Oslo
Located in Central Oslo, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Nobel Peace Center, Oslo Opera House, and Oslo Spektrum. Aker Brygge and Munch Museum are ...
4.1/5Very Good! (687 reviews)
Great hostel with a broken System While at Stay
"Great check in and plenty of amenities that make it one of the favored hostel. Nearby a lot of great attractions. Also a great bonus is the fact that the breakfast is free and offers great food from eggs to hash browns. Rooms for me did not impress as I was having problem withthe keycard and I told ..."

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2020

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Saga Poshtel Oslo Central
StayPlus Budgeted Rooms
2 out of 5
Midtveien 13 A, Oslo
Located in Bjerke, this hostel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Bjerke Racetrack and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Munch Museum. Linderud Manor and Tonsen Church are also within ...
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Central and cozy apartment in Oslo
2 out of 5
9 Rubina Ranas gate, Oslo, Oslo
Located in Gronland, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Intercultural Museum and Oslo Spektrum. Oslo Opera House and Munch Museum are also within 15 minutes. ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
One of the best apartments in Oslo.
"It was a pleasure to stay in this apartment. The host was so friendly and helpful. The apartment was very central, close to everything you need. I will definitely come back here again in the future."

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

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Central and cozy apartment in Oslo
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Grand Hotel Oslo

Grand Hotel Oslo

5 out of 5
Karl Johansgate 31, Oslo
The price is $199 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (890 reviews)
"Great location, friendly staff"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2021

Grand Hotel Oslo
Citybox Oslo

Citybox Oslo

3 out of 5
Prinsensgate 6, Oslo
The price is $79 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
4.2/5Excellent! (1,805 reviews)
"Good location, close to everything but expect to see homeless around the property."

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2021

Citybox Oslo
Radisson Blu Airport Hotel, Oslo Gardermoen

Radisson Blu Airport Hotel, Oslo Gardermoen

4 out of 5
Hotelveien, Gardermoen, Ullensaker
The price is $182 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 8
4.3/5Excellent! (2,244 reviews)
"Perfect room with the view to the runway! Very comfortable bed!"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Radisson Blu Airport Hotel, Oslo Gardermoen
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for somewhere affordable to stay in Oslo, one of the 8 hostels here could be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social environment

Hostels are a great way to stay in Oslo for a good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can check out cultural highlights like the museums in this destination, or enjoy the local tours and other activities.

Hostels in Oslo

Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the best reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to look first:

Anker Hostel - 2-minute walk from Hausmanns Gate Station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers in all rooms.

Saga Poshtel Oslo Central - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Dronningens Gate Tram Station and Christiania Torv Tram Station. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers in all rooms.

Central City Apartments - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Toyen T-Bane and Toyen Station. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and a computer station. Rooms come with showers and desks.

Central City Shared Apartments - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Toyen T-Bane and Toyen Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as TV in a common area. Rooms come with showers and hair dryers.

Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Sinsenkrysset Tram Station and Sinsen T-Bane. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Rooms come with TVs.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Oslo?

Good weather's always better when you're discovering new places, so here's some information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 44° F and nighttime temperatures average 19° F
  • April-June: 67° F is the daytime average and 29° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 72° F and nighttime averages are around 42° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 53° F during the day and 22° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 29.33 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Oslo?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • Oslo Opera House
  • Karl Johan Street
  • Royal Palace
Natural Features
  • Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park
  • Frogner Park
  • Medieval Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Munch Museum
  • Viking Ship Museum
  • Norwegian Resistance Museum

Overall, Oslo is known for its:

  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Monuments
  • Theater
  • Tours
  • Art
  • Restaurants
  • Cafés

How to Get to Oslo and Around the Area

You'll find the nearest airport in Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen), located 23 mi (37 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Sandefjord (TRF-Torp), which is 53.4 mi (86 km) away. Once you're on the ground, you may want to make use of public transit. Nearby metro stations include Jernbanetorget T-Station, Dronningens Gate Tram Station, and Kirkeristen Tram Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Oslo Central Station, Oslo Central Station, or Nationaltheatret Station.

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