Central City Hostel

Star Rating
2 out of 5
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3.5 / 5
124 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available
  • Parking Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Munch Museum
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Oslo Spektrum
    19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Oslo Opera House
    3 min drive
  • Airport
    Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen)
    36 min drive

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Book online or call:

  • Standard Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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About this area


Central City Hostel is located in Oslo's Gamle Oslo neighborhood. Oslo Cathedral (Domkirke) and Akershus Fortress are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Karl Johan Street and Aker Brygge. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Holmenkollen Ski Jump or Telenor Arena. Our guests appreciate the hostel's convenience to public transportation: Toyen T-Bane is 3 minutes by foot and Toyen Station is 3 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Munch Museum - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Oslo Spektrum - 19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Oslo Opera House - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Oslo Cathedral (Domkirke) - 4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Karl Johan Street - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Toyen T-Bane - 3 min walk
  • Oslo Toyen Station - 11 min walk
  • Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen) - 36 min drive

About this property

Central City Hostel

This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, self parking, and coffee/tea in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a TV in a common area. All 60 rooms provide free WiFi, refrigerators, and stovetops. Guests will also find hair dryers and showers. Bathrooms are shared and housekeeping is not available.



Check-in between 3 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 15 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 15 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: NOK 2000.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NOK 149 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: NOK 250.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Guests under 15 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Property is also known as

  • Central City Shared Apartments Oslo
  • Central City Shared Oslo
  • Central City Shared
  • Central City Hostel Oslo
  • Central City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Central City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Oslo

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: NOK 250.00 per night

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: NOK 149 per person
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Norwegian


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Hair dryer
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen
  • Stovetop

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Amenities

Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in May 2019


  • Liked: Cleanliness
  • Disliked: Amenities

Broken power outlet had to put microwave and kettle on floor. Simple things missing that would have made this number 1 for value IF they had been there. Staff interaction was very poor.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Nice hotel, close to the town centre

It a good hotel but they need to improve on their services and empty the bins regularly as they were very fool. I enjoyed the fact that the hotel is near the town centre.

Stayed 6 nights in Sep 2018

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