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Anker Hostel

Storgata 55, N-0182 Oslo, Oslo, Norway, Distance from city centre: 0.4km

Rating: 76% from 40 reviews

  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 77%Staff
  • 76%Security
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 70%Facilities

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  • It may be cheaper.Also,things like renting sheets etc. should be mentioned in the website very clearly because when you are staying you are likely to rent but before going to hostel no one considers that and naturally the price for staying becomes bigger.And there is almost everyting in hostel but why there is no microwave? Please buy one.Maybe not in every room but at least 1 common.It is funny to see that in hostel there are lots of good items but no microwave:)
  • 83%
  • 14 Oct 2014 Doğa Turkey
  • The lack of hangers and wall sockets was a clear minus, but a other than that we had a good time at the hostels. One night two young guests came in our room telling us they had a different room but their key worked for several other doors which was a bit alarming. The wifi at the hostels was really bad. I was lagging for minutes only reading travel documents from my email.
  • 63%
  • 02 Oct 2014 Anonymous Sweden
  • Overall, the hostel is ok. A fine bed in a room with no lockers and a kitchen inside. If they sell a hostel with a kitchen and then you find that the kitchen is inside the room, it does not encourage you to cook knowing your room-mates are there about to sleep. Breakfast buffet for 60kr, it is worth it, because of the quality food and considering how expensive everything is in Oslo. Best thing about it is the location, 5 minutes walk from the train station and close to the city attractions.
  • 63%
  • 24 Aug 2014 Ignacio Switzerland
  • Huge hostel, very busy (that could explain why the staff doesn't seem always ready to help). Room very hot but has a kitchenette inside (and a kitchen on the floor) and clean. Basic accommodation, and every option or extra comes to a price (like kitchen utensils).
  • 77%
  • 24 Jul 2014 Anonymous France
  • I think linen should be included in the room price, and that the cooking kit should be lent, not rented. The staff was very nice and though it was situated in a terrible street, it is very centrally located.
  • 57%
  • 29 Jun 2014 Anonymous Mexico
  • I have nothing but praise both for the hostel and the staff, who were always friendly and helpful. The location is excellent. It is not even a ten minute walk into town. I had a private room and stayed for two weeks. I always felt safe and secure in the room. I had a comfortable bed, a refrigerator and a stove. The shower is always hot and the water pressure is always excellent. The young staff members went out of their way to be helpful and were never anything but courteous and pleasant to me.
  • 100%
  • 23 Jun 2014 Kipp USA
  • Really liked the hostel, though I didn't get to spend that much time there being out and about in Oslo. I'd definitely stay there again.
  • 89%
  • 23 Jun 2014 Shane USA
  • Very nice hostel: very central, reasonable price, nice an tid!
  • 83%
  • 13 Jun 2014 Pål
  • My favorite part of the hostel was the atmosphere. A bunch of travelers all looking to share stories and experiences. I highly recommend this hostel if you are a younger traveler like me who is backpacking all around the world. Met some great friends at this hostel.
  • 94%
  • 11 Jun 2014 Anonymous USA
  • i like baltiq cuntry hostel very good
  • 46%
  • 09 Jun 2014 Saleem Pakistan
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