Hotel Continental

Hotel Continental

Stay in the heart of Oslo – Excellent location - show map

The elegant Hotel Continental is centrally located in Oslo, only 150 m from Oslo’s main street, Karl Johan. It is the only 5-star hotel in Norway, and offers free in-room Internet access.

The individually decorated rooms at Continental Hotel include a cable TV, minibar and an in-room safe. Bathrooms include amenities and a separate shower and bath.

Leisure options include a free 24 hour gym and a lobby lounge featuring Edward Munch lithographs.

Guests can enjoy fine dining at Restaurant Eik Annen Etage. The historic Theatercaféen has been the Oslo's most popular dining and meeting place for over 100 years. Drinks and snacks can be enjoyed at the maritime-style Steamen Café.

The National Theatre is located just across the street. The Royal Palace is a 5-minute walk from the hotel.

This is our guests' favourite part of Oslo, according to independent reviews.

This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Oslo! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in Oslo! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

We speak your language!

Hotel Continental has been welcoming guests since 5 May 2010.
Hotel chain/brand: The Leading Hotels of the World

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Most popular facilities


Free WiFi

Fitness centre

Non-smoking rooms


Facilities for disabled guests


Good for couples - they rate the facilities 8.9 for two-person stays.

Currency exchange: Need local currency? This property offers currency exchange on site.

Guests love...

“friendly staff” 
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“excellent location” 
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“nice hotel” 
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“boutique style”

Situated in the real heart of Oslo, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info


Very good coffee!

Free WiFi 
Guests consistently rate the WiFi as excellent

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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SleepsRoom type Standard Single Room

  • 1 single bed 

Show prices Superior Double Room

  • 1 large double bed 

Show prices Deluxe Double Room

  • 1 large double bed 

Show prices Junior Suite

  • 1 large double bed 

Show prices Deluxe Twin Room

  • 2 single beds 

Show prices Standard Double Room

  • 1 large double bed 

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3 properties in Oslo like Hotel Continental were booked in the last 12 hours on our site

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The staff speak English

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See availabilityHotel surroundings – Excellent location - show mapGuests loved walking around the neighbourhood!

Closest landmarks

  • National Theatre

    0.1 km

  • Oslo City Hall

    0.1 km

  • Chat Noir

    0.1 km

  • Norwegian Theatre

    0.3 km

  • The National Gallery

    0.3 km

  • Nobel Peace Center

    0.4 km

  • Henrik Ibsen Museum

    0.4 km

  • Oslo fjord boat tours

    0.4 km

  • The Royal Palace Park

    0.4 km

  • Historic Museum

    0.4 km

Closest airports

  • Oslo Airport

    37.2 km

  • "Sandefjord Airport, Torp"

    85.2 km

Most popular landmarks

  • The Royal Palace

    0.4 km

  • Aker Brygge

    0.6 km

  • Akershus Fortress

    0.9 km

  • Rockefeller Music Hall

    1 km

  • Oslo Central Station

    1 km

  • Oslo Spektrum Music Arena

    1.2 km

  • Norwegian National Opera & Ballet

    1.2 km

  • Oslo Bus Terminal

    1.3 km

  • Frogner Park

    2 km

  • Sognsvann Lake

    6.8 km

What travellers love about this location

“Rooms, location, breakfast”

Kjersti Norway


“Excellent hotel , on the best location in oslo. Staff was helpful. Very clean rooms. Breakfast is perfect! Shower and toilets are clean and big. Bad is ver...”Read more

3chuck Israel


“The hotel is a very nice hotel with great facilities, its in the center so a lot of the landmarks are walking distance from the hotel, the breakfast was really ...”Read more

Theambiguoustravellers Qatar


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1 restaurant on site

  • Theatercaféen

    Cuisine: Local

    Menu: À la carte

See availabilityFacilities of Hotel Continental Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular facilities


Free WiFi

Fitness centre

Non-smoking rooms


Facilities for disabled guests



  • Pets are not allowed.

Food & Drink

  • Breakfast in the room

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Very good coffee!


  • Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


  • Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs NOK 495 per stay.

  • Accessible parking

  • Electric vehicle charging station

  • Parking garage

Wellness facilities

  • Fitness centre

Reception services

  • Concierge service

  • Luggage storage

  • Currency exchange

  • 24-hour front desk

Entertainment and family services

  • Babysitting/child servicesAdditional charge

Cleaning services

  • Shoeshine

  • Ironing service Additional charge

  • Dry cleaning Additional charge

  • Laundry Additional charge

Business facilities

  • Fax/photocopyingAdditional charge

  • Business centre

  • Meeting/banquet facilitiesAdditional charge


  • Shuttle service

  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

  • Non-smoking throughout

  • Heating

  • Safety deposit box

  • Lift

  • Bridal suite

  • Facilities for disabled guests

  • Non-smoking rooms

  • Room service

Languages spoken

  • German

  • English

  • French

  • Norwegian

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See availabilityHouse rulesHotel Continental takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00From 15:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


12:00Until 12:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Children are welcome

0 - 11 yearsCan use an extra bed upon requestNOK 250 per child, per night 12+ yearsCan use an extra bed upon requestNOK 500 per person, per night 

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

No cots are available


Pets are not allowed.

Cards accepted at this hotel

Hotel Continental accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

Hotel Continental accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

See availabilityThe fine print

When booking 3 or more rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

What guests loved the most:

“Breakfast was excellent. Especially liked that many items were homemade and lots of healthy options. The venue was actually stunning.”

Remco Germany

“Nice and comfortable renovated rooms. Warm and helpful staff. Very well lovalized, walking distance to many interesting spots in Oslo.”

Antonio Brazil

“Super spot. Beautifully done. Great staff. For the product - not the cheapest but great value!!”

Traveller987654321 Ireland

“Beautiful and large bathroom - very comfortable room.”

Business South Africa

“Great hotel, best location, beautiful room, and pleasant staff. The hotel was in the center of main sites, just on the bus and train station!!!!!”

Sari Israel

“Wonderful location, very well appointed rooms, friendly staff, I particularly enjoyed the breakfast buffet.”

Bolivar USA

“The friendly staff and the good choice of buffet spread and hot meals menu. The restaurant was very cosy. Love the choice of juices and bread.”

Alex Malaysia

“The room design was modern contemporary and very Cosy . Location was excellent. ”

Alex Malaysia

“Loved the balcony with a great view. Very comfortable bed!”

Maria Russia

“The bed was very comfortable. The bathroom excellent with a large bath and shower. Staff where attentive and polite and the location a short walk from the waterside (lots of restaurants) as well as next door to the metro and tram stop.”

Matthew United Kingdom