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Scandic Oslo City, Oslo

3.5-star3.5 stars
Nr. 1 Europarådets PlassOslo0154NorwayGreat location! See map

3.5-star hotel with restaurant, near Karl Johan Street
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
Very Good8.0
  • Great location, rooms a little small but not cramped. Staff awesome... they remembered…Sep 26, 2017
  • This hotel was in a great location and we were pleased with everything.Sep 21, 2017
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From 775 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Scandic Oslo City, Oslo

from $103
  • Standard Room, 1 Twin Bed
  • Standard Room
  • xx-Small Double Room
  • Superior Room
  • xx-Superior Single
  • Superior Room
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Suite
  • Family Room
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Family Room (Standard)
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed (Extra)
  • Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Family Room (Standard)

About Scandic Oslo City, Oslo

Central Oslo hotel with contemporary decor and free WiFi

Trains and harbor views

A 2-minute walk from Oslo Central railway station, Scandic Oslo City places you in the center of the Norwegian capital. You can reach the harbor within a 10-minute walk, and visit the striking Oslo Opera House to watch a performance or just admire the view.

A stroll to Parliament

A minute's walk from the hotel, you'll reach the popular shops, bars, and restaurants of Oslo's main street, Karl Johans Gate. The Parliament building and Eidsvolls Plass, known as the National Mall of Norway and lined with 19th-century buildings, are within a 10-minute walk.

Sauna, fireside cocktails

The relaxed Bjørvigen Mat & Vinhus restaurant is open from breakfast through dinner, and serves a lunch buffet as well as an à la carte menu. You can work out in the gym and then relax in the sauna, or enjoy evening drinks by the fire in the cozy lobby bar.

Stylish design, free WiFi

The 175 guestrooms feature contemporary decor with brightly colored fabrics, and tiled bathrooms. You can unwind in the evening by catching a show on the flat-screen TV, or by logging on to the free WiFi.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 175 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Health club
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Meeting rooms 10
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Special features


Bjorvigen Mat and Vinhus - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

Scandic Oslo City, Oslo’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Rica Oslo
  • Oslo Rica Hotel
  • Rica Hotel Oslo
  • Rica Oslo
  • Rica Oslo Hotel
  • Scandic Oslo City Hotel
  • Scandic Oslo City

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for NOK 200 per night

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

What’s around Scandic Oslo City, Oslo


  • In Oslo City Centre
  • Karl Johan Street - 6 min walk
  • Oslo Opera House - 11 min walk
  • Royal Palace - 20 min walk
  • Munch Museum - 22 min walk
  • Oslo Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • Parliament - 9 min walk
  • National Gallery - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen) - 37 min drive
  • Oslo Central Station - 2 min walk
  • Oslo S Station - 5 min walk
  • Oslo Nordstrand Station - 11 min drive
  • Nationaltheatret Tram Station - 14 min walk
  • Nationaltheatret T-Bane - 16 min walk
  • Uranienborgveien Tram Station - 29 min walk

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 549 reviews

Scandic Oslo City, Oslo
Great Tourist Hotel
A great hotel for tourists. Clean, comfortable and very convenient to transportation. We arrived by express train from the airport and it was an easy 5 minute walk to the hotel. Trams, buses and trains are adjacent to the hotel for easy travel to all the tourist attractions. The breakfast was one of the best hotel breakfasts we have ever had.
James, us3 night romance trip
Scandic Oslo City, Oslo
Quiet in the hussle-n-bussle
Our room was overlooking a courtyard, which provided quiet in a very active and exciting part of the city. The shower was skinny, but the water pressure was good.
Sara, us1 night family trip
Scandic Oslo City, Oslo
Great hotel!
Nice and comfy + a super breakfast!
Zdenka, us3 night romance trip
Scandic Oslo City, Oslo
Very Good8.0
Great Location!
Close to the central train station and town center, this a great location. The breakfast was free and good.
Damon J, usRomance trip
Scandic Oslo City, Oslo
Excellent breakfast. Well situated for easy access to the city. Close to main train station and public transportation.
A Traveler, us2 night family trip

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