Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim

Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim



“The breakfast choice was the best I’ve ever had in 35 years of travelling through hostels.”

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Surrounded by the greenery of Oslo’s Grefsen neighbourhood, this hostel is 4 km from the city centre. It offers access to a fully equipped kitchen, garden with BBQ and free WiFi in public areas.

Each guest room at Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim features wooden floors, simple décor and a work desk. Guests can choose either private or shared bathroom facilities.

Communal rooms at the hostel include a TV lounge, as well as a library with a billiards table. A laundry room is available at Haraldsheim, along with vending machines with drinks and snacks. Outdoor furniture can be enjoyed when the weather is nice.

The Norwegian Museum of Science, Technology and Medicine is a 6-minute drive from the hostel. Both Ullevål Stadium and Oslo Ski Centre are 2 km away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.0 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.

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Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 26 Oct 2011.
Hotel chain/brand: Hostelling International

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Most popular facilities

Free parking

Free WiFi

Family rooms

Non-smoking rooms

Facilities for disabled guests

24-hour front desk

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


Very good

939 reviews

  • 8.6


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Good coffee!

Free private parking available on-site


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SleepsRoom type Twin Room

  • 2 bunk beds 


  • 2 single beds 

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  • 2 bunk beds 

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  • 4 bunk beds 

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  • 4 bunk beds 

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  • 1 bunk bed 

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  • 1 bunk bed 

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An inside look at Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim

Haraldsheim is located 4 km from downtown Oslo, in safe and attractive surroundings with a splendid view of the city and the fjord. Haraldsheim Youth Hostel is an ideal starting point for seeing Oslo’s sights and for forest treks both summer and winter. We offer free parking for cars and buses. Haraldsheim is a non-profit property and proud part of Hostelling International. Our vision: We aim to promote intercultural exchange, social learning and care for the environment by making HI hostels the best, most welcoming and inspiring places for travellers to stay. Use your HI Hostel membership card in Haraldsheim!

See availabilityProperty surroundings – Good location - show mapGuests loved walking around the neighbourhood!

Closest landmarks

  • Aker University Hospital

    0.5 km

  • BI Norwegian Business School

    1.4 km

  • Birkelunden

    2.3 km

  • Botanical Garden

    2.5 km

  • Natural History Museum

    2.5 km

  • Faculty of Dentistry

    2.6 km

  • Munch Museum

    2.7 km

  • The Norwegian Telecom Museum

    2.8 km

  • The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology

    2.8 km

  • Mathallen Oslo

    2.9 km

Restaurants and markets

  • REMA 1000 Supermarket

    0.5 km

  • Egon restaurant at Storo Shopping mallRestaurant

    1.5 km

  • Storo Shopping mall Supermarket

    1.5 km

  • Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri Cafe/bar

    2.1 km

  • Grünerløkka Cafe/bar

    3 km

  • Stortorget Market

    5 km

  • Youngstorget Market

    5 km

Natural beauty

  • Akerselva River

    1.5 km

  • Grefsenkollen Mountain

    2.5 km

  • Maridalsvannet Lake

    2.5 km

  • Grefsenkollen Ski lift

    2.5 km

  • Oslofjorden Sea/ocean

    4 km

  • Sognsvann Lake

    6 km

  • Holmenkollen Mountain

    9.4 km

  • Tryvann skischool Ski lift

    12.1 km

Closest airports

  • Oslo Airport

    33.1 km

  • "Sandefjord Airport, Torp"

    89 km

Most popular landmarks

  • Rockefeller Music Hall

    3.5 km

  • Oslo University

    3.7 km

  • Oslo Spektrum Music Arena

    3.7 km

  • Oslo Central Station

    3.9 km

  • Norwegian National Opera & Ballet

    4.2 km

  • National Theatre

    4.2 km

  • Akershus Fortress

    4.8 km

  • Aker Brygge

    4.8 km

  • Frogner Park

    4.9 km

  • Sognsvann Lake

    5 km

What travellers love about this location

“Perfect accomodation in Oslo, near to station of public transport. Clean and cozy rooms with kettle (and tea and cofee) on each room. Tasty bufet breakfest with...”Read more

Kyptys Czech Republic


“Loved the location and free parking lot <3”

Sandra Norway


“1. Breakfast was good 2. Near Tram that go to the city center 3. Staff was helpful 4. Price is affordable compare to other similar properties (price include ...”Read more

Lia Indonesia


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See availabilityFacilities of Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim

Most popular facilities

Free parking

Free WiFi

Family rooms

Non-smoking rooms

Facilities for disabled guests

24-hour front desk


  • Outdoor furniture

  • Sun terrace

  • BBQ facilities

  • Garden


  • Shared kitchen


  • Pets are not allowed.


  • Cycling Off-site

  • Hiking

  • Library

  • Table tennis

  • Children's playground

  • Skiing Off-site

  • Golf course (within 3 km)

Food & Drink

  • Special diet menus (on request)

  • Good coffee!


  • Free! WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.


  • Free! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).

  • Secured parking


  • Public transport ticketsAdditional charge

Reception services

  • Luggage storage

  • Ticket service

  • Currency exchange

  • 24-hour front desk

Entertainment and family services

  • Books, DVDs, music for children

  • Board games/puzzles

Cleaning services

  • Daily housekeeping

  • Laundry Additional charge

Business facilities

  • Fax/photocopying

  • Meeting/banquet facilitiesAdditional charge


  • Shared lounge/TV area

  • Vending machine (snacks)

  • Vending machine (drinks)

  • Non-smoking throughout

  • Allergy-free room

  • Heating

  • Packed lunches

  • Gift shop

  • Safety deposit box

  • Family rooms

  • Facilities for disabled guests

  • Non-smoking rooms

  • Newspapers

Languages spoken

  • German

  • English

  • Spanish

  • French

  • Norwegian

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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 extra beds

All children are welcome.

One child under 6 years is charged NOK 150 per night when using existing beds.

Free! All children under 2 years stay free of charge for children's cots/cribs.

All children under 6 years are charged NOK 150 per night for extra beds.

All further older children or adults are charged NOK 150 per night for extra beds.

The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.

Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.


Pets are not allowed.

Cards accepted at this property

Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

Oslo Vandrerhjem Haraldsheim accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Very good

939 reviews

What guests loved the most:

“The breakfast choice was the best I’ve ever had in 35 years of travelling through hostels.”

Antony Australia

“I liked the breakfast, desk staff, and the nice design of the hostel. Very beautiful setting and it felt very welcoming. The showers were nice, clean, and spacious as well as the bathrooms. Overall I loved my stay here.”

Jdawg USA

“Excellent facilities and beautifully clean. Breakfast was wonderful with a varied range of cold food, from eggs to cereal. Clean bedding and towel was given to you at check in. TV room was comfortable and the whole hostel was warm despite the freezing temperatures outside.”

Victoria United Kingdom

“Share kitchen is big and the view in front of the hostel is beautiful especially when they are covered by snows. Breakfast is fine. They have mailbox next to the reception desk.”

Jill Netherlands

“The most remarkable about the hostel would be the nice and profesional staff that work in there. Also the delicious and assorted breakfast and beautiful location next to a park, very authentic I would say. The tidy facilities. I felt very happy during my time in there. Thank you guys. ”

Carlos Colombia

“The reception is open 24/24. Very nice and smiling staff. Free breakfast is included, with a lot of choice. Very clean. ”

Camille France

“Nice and helpful staff, and space to chill out, ok kitchen facilities.”

Anne Norway

“Big, Clean, lovely and well equipped hostel. Amazing breakfast. Friendly staff and not too far out of town.”

Daniel Ireland

“The nature in the surroundings and how clean the rooms as well as the hostel were.”

Ahmad Germany

“Staff were excellent, very knowledge and friendly and helpful! Especially the Manager!”

Ann United Kingdom