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Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hostel is nice. Receptionists are welcoming. Bathrooms could be alot cleaner and they need barriers for the water to stay in the shower area because water ends up everywhere! Other than that, the beds were decent, nothing fancy which was enough.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cheapest place around, however, so many poor facilities that makes the stay painful, no hair dryer and no socket to plug it in if you bring your own, no television, wifi? It simply doesn't work. And the worse: UNCOMFORTABLE BED!!!! You wake up like you were hit by a bus! We paid over 50£ per night and had to rent...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DO NOT USE AMOMA.COM- they are a fraudulent website and con artists! Went to book Anker Hotel in Oslo through Amoma.com for £82 for 2x nights. Once we got to the payment gateway, it said the deal had timed out but there was a private room in the Anker Hostel next door for the same price. We did not want...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, it is the one of the cheapest places in Oslo but some things could be better. There is nothing in the rooms but the beds and a bathroom. I stayed at this place two seperate nights in different rooms. In some rooms there are no sockets near the bed, no kitchen tools, no soap or no hair dryer in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very basic accommodation. You take your own linen or pay extra at the hostel. They are fairly close to the Oslo central station and a long walk to most of the sights that you can cover in a day. There is absolutely no toiletries or any basic cutlery like kettle or glass to drink water.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had just 2 nights in Oslo. This hostel provided everything we needed for a fly in stay. Good value, clean and well located. I certainly recommend this to any traveller. If you need the finer things, maybe look for somewhere else. If you want a friendly and reliable hostel, this is your place.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is one of very few hostels in Oslo and that's why so many people stay there. Besides its price, which, for Norway, is quite alright, the hostel doesn't have much to offer. Our room was not clean at all, there are no lockers for you to keep your stuff and in general it didn't feel welcoming at all. I...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The staff was excellent and very welcoming, the hostel is centrally located (but in a bad neighbourhood, didn't feel safe at all to walk around there after dark), the room I stayed in (private 2 bed room) was spacious and clean, you have to rent the bed linen separately (and towels) and the shower was a bit weird: After I...

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

I needed to stay one night in Oslo urgently. I booked for 20 pounds a night in this hostel. My surprise was to be alone in one 8 room capacity. It was good to pay that and be alone. The quality of the building is not the best, but the treatment received by the staff was really good. I recommend...

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Merida, Mexico
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights. The location is very convenient, 10 minutes walking from Oslo S (central station), public transportation just outside the door. I stayed in a 8 bed room; the bathroom is shared only with those staying in the same room. The room is equipped with a mini fridge and electric cooker to share with your roommates....

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Anker Hostel is a modern hostel situated in the center of Oslo.8 minutes walking distance from Oslo central station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anker Hostel

Address: Storgata 55, Oslo 0182, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range: €34 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Anker Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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