Scandic Byporten

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Average rate: $101 - Hotel class: 4 stars
Jernbanetorget 6, Oslo, Norway

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Scandic Byporten Oslo Reviews

sweettangerine sweettan…
161 reviews
Easy does it Jan 14, 2010
I staid at this hotel for 2 nights on a business trip to Oslo and booked it for its excellent location.

The Scandic Byporten is located within the Byporten shopping mall, adjacent to the central station and right at the end of the airport line (Gardermoen).

One doesn't even have to go outside to catch a train, grab a meal or do some shopping, which is really convenient in the frosty january temperatures. The main shopping street, Johansgatan, is right accross the street.

Like all Scandics, this hotel has a light and modern internior and offers fast and free internet in the lobby. Next to the lobby is a bar and small convenience store.

Check-in went fast and efficient despite my late arrival.

My room was modern and clean with the characteristic wooden floors, but on the downside it was extremely small. It was hard to move between the bed and the walls.

It had an equally small but clean bathroom.

Breakfast is served accross the reception at the Egon restaurant in the shopping mall. It served an extensive buffet with eggs, pancakes, porrige, cold cuts, breads, cereals, pastries, name it!

Norway is expensive in general, so this hotel is on the expensive side too. Though nevertheless I'd call it good value for money.
sweettangerine says:
I'll be on a business trip to Stockholm soon, so I will tell you afterwards :-)
Posted on: Sep 01, 2010
davidx says:
Alhtough I have read some rather depecating remarks sbout it, I actually prefer Oslo to Stockholm.
Posted on: Sep 01, 2010
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Jon-jon Jon-jon
5 reviews
More than worth for its price in a city where all is expensive Dec 30, 2010
Great rate quality/price and very good breakfast - in important point when you know that all is so very expensive in Oslo.

Scandic Byporten Overview

This hotel lies at the heart of Oslo and offers direct access to the main train station. Its convenient location ensures that the hotel is good point of departure for exploring all areas of Norway's splendid capital city. The famous Karl Johann Street begins right in front of the hotel. It is a 45-minute train journey to Oslo's airport, or 20 minutes by taxi.

This 6-storey hotel comprises a total of 240 rooms and suites. Facilities of this city hotel include a reception desk, a cafe and a lift. In the lobby is a public Internet terminal and a WLAN access point. The hotel also features a cosy bar and a restaurant with a non-smoking area. Guests may also wish to make use of the conference, events and banqueting rooms.

The tasteful rooms each come with an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a trouser press as well as ironing facilities. The cosy rooms also feature a minibar, satellite/ Cable TV with Pay TV, a radio and Internet access. The superior rooms each comprise comfortable twin or queen-size beds. They also include tea and coffee making facilities as well as a sofa. The elegant suites feature two separate rooms as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Rooms offering disabled access and non-smoking rooms are also available.

Dogs and small pets may also stay at the hotel on request.

Scandic Byporten Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Pet Friendly
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator / Lift
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • News Stand
  • ATM / Cash Machine
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Salon
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Games Available
  • Luggage Storage

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