About this listing
Peaceful doublebedroom, facing quiet and green backyard, located in lovely old neighbourhood with beautiful architecture, five minutes walk from the Vigeland sculpturepark- five minutes walk away from the Royal Castle. We use all ecological detergents for bed linen and towels, soaps, shampoos and dish washing soaps. Busses, trams run just outside. Bring your jogging outfit and have a lovely run among the Vigeland sculptures. We´ll provide our best sightseeing recommandations.
Our spacious and peaceful double bedroom is facing the quiet backyard and is equipped with a 160 cm, comfortable double bed with down spreads.
You accsess our shared bathroom directly from your room.
Towels and bedlinen are all included in the price.
We have two wonderful cats, but they don´t enter your room as long as you keep the door closed.
If you like to bring your pc/mac there is a wireless connection in your room with a password and a nice workspace.
There are a total of 11 appartments in our relatively small location, and our house was built in 1906. Our street with only turn of the century houses, has a great atmosphere.
The neighbourhood is very sympathetic, and offer a mix of bakeries, cafees, galleries, clothing stores and restaurants. If you want to go out to Grünerløkka, bus 21, runs right by our house, and bring you to Sannergata in less than 20 minutes. You can catch tram 12 or 13 home, also very late at night.
The Vigelands sculpture park is five minutes by foot fro our gate.
You can walk to the impressive Astrup Fearnley galleri located in Tjuvholmen, in ten minutes. This is a new, very interesting part of our beautiful city, with a combination of living spaces, outdoor swimming, and recreation, the THIEF SPA if you would like to treat yourself to some extra joy, or where you can go before breakfast and have a morning swim.
You can also make a beautiful walk to the magic Operahouse from here, most of the way along the water and stop at the Nobel Peace centre. Or if you want to prepare a picknik, you can hop on one of the commuter boats out to the lovely islands, Gressholmen, Hovedøya or Langøyene from the harbour.
There are several supermarkets nearby our house. Both KIWI and COOP
sell good ecological food and vegetables to a good price.
The Vigelandspark is perfect for it´s beautiful sculptures and picknique, but also offer outdoor swimming during summer season in their impressive outdoor pool with divingboards up to ten meters.
I am a filmmaker and have a homeoffice most of the time, so
I´m around to give advice and help.
You also have accsess to our fully equiped, shared kitchen. I have cleared space for you in the fridge. We have a SMEG gas stove, lots of pots and pans, and you help yourself to our spices and oils.
Tea and coffee is available without any extra costs.
The kitchen is cosy and perfect for cooking and dining.
We have free parking in our street, and in the neighbour streets. We´ll be happy to assist you on finding a suiting place for your car.
Interaction with guests
Communication is a very important thing for us, so I make sure we have a good dialogue and plan according to your schedule, to make your arrival pleasant.
We love hosting people from all parts of the world and are curious about your Oslo plans, but we also deeply respect your privacy.
We don´t get in the way of your planning, unless you ask us to.
If you need advise, it´s a great pleasure for us to share the spots that make us love our wonderful city. I try to always have a map ready for you.
We respect if you´d like privacy in the kitchen, as long as we plan a little.
We enjoy the cultural exchange and stories that travel through our life, and the fact that you choose our accomodation, enriches our lives immensly.
You are very welcome to our home.
Other things to note
I have a home office, so I´m around most of the time, and can answer questions and have a coffe break and chat if you´d like.
In your room room, you can enjoy full privacy and we deeply respect that.
You are not allowed to bring not registered guests to our room, or to party there.
You accsess the bathroom through your own door, so please remember to unlock the door when you´re finished.
We don´t accept smoking in the room, but it´s easy to acssess the backyard where it´s permitted to smoke.
After midnight we expect it to be quiet, but we don´t mind at all if you come home late, as long as you are quiet.
Our living room is not a shared space.
You are free to drink coffe and tea, and to use our oils and spices when you cook.
We don´t mind to have guests in the kitchen while we eat, but we
respect if you would like private meals as long as it is planned.
Since we have cats, we cannot allow pets.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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We have you a beautiful, spacious room with high ceilings with a 160cm double bed facing our quiet backyard, your own door to the shared bathroom and a nice table for working. You get acsess to our fully equipped kitchen that we share, where you can do some serious cooking if you like.
My daughter and I live in the appartment and this is our base. We have two beautiful cats and a hectic schedule. We love our city, people, good food, music, traveling, and know the value of staying with local people to get the most out of visiting new places. We would love to make your Oslo stay a wonderful experience and we´ll make sure to equip you with a map and mark out all our favorite spots.
I´m a filmmaker, running a production company. I write, direct and produce feature films for cinema, shorts, documentaries and music videos and have a home office.