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Oslo Hostel Rønningen - Oslo - Balcony
Oslo Hostel Rønningen
8.3 Very good
Nordre Aker$148+
Free Wi-Fi
Hi Oslo Haraldsheim - Oslo - Bedroom
Hi Oslo Haraldsheim
8.1 Very good
Nordre Aker$94+
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Oslo hostel deals

  • For Oslo hostels, students will be glad to know of the Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim located in the neighborhood Nordre Aker. This hostel is a 15-minute drive from the University of Oslo and Munch Museum, and restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues are all within walking distance to the hostel. The hostel offers airport shuttles, and the grounds have outdoor activities like a large chessboard and table tennis. The staff is well-traveled and will give good advice on the area’s activities, as well as other travel destinations travelers might be considering. For academic groups visiting the university, the hostel has five large meeting rooms.
  • When considering Oslo hostels, know that hostels are safe for female travelers. Because hostels are social networks, there is always someone sharing a room or accessible within the building, and travelers are carefully checked with forms of identification. The hostels are secured by cameras and electric door locks. Anker Hostel is a recommended choice as it’s located in the city center. The Natural History Museum is a 5min drive, and restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues are all within walking distance. For added safety comfort, the front desk is available 24h a day. The hostel offers laundry facilities and a bar and restaurant.
  • If you’re looking for convenient Oslo hostels, some considerations are in the city center. The Citybox offers a good location that is a five-minute walk to Oslo Central Station. From there, travelers can access all areas of Oslo and beyond simply by making the easy walk. Like many hostels that share spaces, the Citybox offers a shared kitchen and a library. Restaurants, shops, and the Oslo Museum are all within walking distance to the Citybox. The 24h desk is available for arranging tourist show tickets, taxis, and spa treatments. Its well-traveled staff can also offer advice on everything travel, or for popular venues in the area.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Oslo, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Oslo in November and July.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Oslo if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Oslo hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Oslo found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $82, while the most expensive was $321.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Oslo for 1 day.

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