About This Listing
2015 is the year to visit Norway as Norwegian currency has fallen to the lowest in over a decade to the USD, EUR, GBP, CHF and many others due to the rapid drop in oil prices. For once tourists can enjoy "cheap" Norway.
This booking is for a big bedroom where you share the rest of the apartment with us and possibly other guests. It's social and fun :)
The price includes clean sheets, towel, linen, complimentary coffee/tea and fast internet. Feel free to use the kitchen to cook your own breakfast/dinner/supper.
NOW WITH 3 CITY BIKES INCLUDED. EXPLORE THE CITY WITH EASE.
With over 100 city bike stations downtown Oslo you will be able to park or pick up a bike at your own desire.
Available form 1st April each year
(not available after midnight and during winter months.
Bedroom with three brand new spring mattres beds (90*200 cm), coffee table, carpet, three folding chairs and blackout drapes.
With a walking distance of about 500 meters to the main train station and the busterminal and 100 meters to Grønland subway station this is a great place to stay when you want to explore the city with ease.
Neighbouring streets holds several foodstores, restaurants and bars.
Oslo is small and you will be able to walk to most attractions in less than 30 minutes
Walking distances from the apartment:
100 m, 1 min - Grønland subway station
300 m, 3 min - Aker river
400 m, 5 min - Main bus terminal
600 m, 7 min - Botanical garden
650 m, 8 min - Central train station (Oslo s)
800 m, 9 min - Much museum
900 m, 10 min - Karl Johan street
900 m, 10 min - Opera House
1 km, 12 min - Grunerløkka
1,2 km, 13 min - Tøyenbadet Public Bath
1,4 km, 16 min - Parlament
1,8 km, 20 min - Akershus fortress
1,9 km, 22 min - City hall
1,9 km, 22 min - Royal Palace
2,1 km, 26 min - Aker harbour
3,8 km, 45 min - Sculpture park
Guests will have access to bathroom and kitchen as well as the backyard.
There are plenty of bars and restaurants right outside the apartment.
Save your money by walking and biking instead of using the public transportation.
Other Things to Note
Apartment is on 3rd floor meaning two stairs to walk. No elevator.
Be nice :)
We got in Oslo at 1am circa, and Martin was still waiting for the 3 of us!! He even found the time to give us some tips on the next day, before we took the train for Bergen. The place is next to the main bus station, very central indeed.
The room was cozy and everything was great. Perfect place, even for a longer stay: too bad we were not staying any more nights in Oslo.
P.S. Glad to be the first to put a pin on Tirana, Albania in his travel map :)
We had a very pleasant night in the flat of Gung & Martin. They are very friendly and give you good tips. I'd definitly recommend this place !
Very nice and very welcoming hosts. Even our ery late arrival was not a problem. We loved our room which was very big and comfortable. The flat is very well located not far from the nice and wonderful Grünerlokka area.
Gung and Martin were very friendly and helpful.
We recommend this place!
Gung and Martin were wonderful! They made us feel very welcome and shared lots of interesting things about Norway as well as their time being Airbnb hosts. Their place is really close to the train station which was really helpful for us since we had an early train to catch the next morning. Great comfortable room and accommodations. I would definitely recommend staying with this wonderful family!
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About the Host, Gung & Martin
We are a couple in the mid 30's who love to travel and to experience new cultures. He is ethnic Norwegian and she is ethnic Thai. We travel mainly to Europe and Asia but as long as there is a boat or plane going there we'll be there sooner or later.
We have now done this for a little while and we're glad to see we become more and more popular here on AirBnB. Still not one single bad experience and when we have guests from different nations together at the same time i really gets lively and interesting. Namaste, Sawatdee khap and Hello to all you world travelers (^_^)
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