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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
- Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park
- Frogner Park
- Medieval Park
- Munch Museum
- Viking Ship Museum
- Norwegian Resistance Museum
Overall, Oslo is known for its:
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.