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Grunerlokka

Oslo, Norway
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Neighborhood with a bohemian/creative atmosphere and many unique cafes, shops and parks.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“vintage shops” (7 reviews)
“hipster area” (6 reviews)
“street art” (6 reviews)
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Oslo, Norway
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"vintage shops"
in 7 reviews
"hipster area"
in 6 reviews
"street art"
in 6 reviews
"meyers gate"
in 5 reviews
"working class area"
in 4 reviews
"flea market"
in 4 reviews
"nice parks"
in 4 reviews
"nicest area"
in 2 reviews
"factory workers"
in 2 reviews
"clothes shops"
in 2 reviews
"tim wendelboe"
in 2 reviews
"off beat"
in 2 reviews
"close to the city center"
in 3 reviews
"great shopping"
in 2 reviews
"interesting things"
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"food hall"
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"botanical gardens"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Grunerlokka can be a good place to stay (unless you prefer downtown / Karl Johan's gate area)... plenty of fine dining restaurants around... good connectivity by Tram.

Thank VarunChandra
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the top trendy urban destination in Oslo. It is in walkable distance from centre of town- or 5-7 minutes on the many trams that go every 6-7 minutes Artisitic and suburban stores/restaurantestrendy stores ,bars etc A place for everybody Some larege parks for...More

Thank holidayknut
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location in Oslo with lots of interesting shops, restaurants and architecture. Very much worth the trip.

Thank SupEvan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top trendy urban destination in Oslo. In walkable distance from downtown. Parks, cafès, bars, restaurants, trendy stores, and more artistic and urban stores..

Thank William J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bnb we stayed in was close to Grunerlokka so we were able to walk through several times. We enjoyed dinner there one evening. Looks like an old neighborhood that is now becoming trendy.

Thank Cynthia M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crowdy sepcially when the weather is nice. Plenty of restaurants and teracces. Good food options. Not far from central city.

Thank NabilBKK
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, for the next 5 years it’s worth a visit. Maybe more. There is some kind of bohemian feeling you get here. But some parts are overrated. A paradise for students and those who not follow the «mainstream». But actually a bit more «hype» than...More

Thank 1964Tore22
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

This is were you get some good affordable food. Very budget friendly compare to other places in Oslo. You will find restaurant with food from many different areas.

Thank Kari H
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

It's supposed to be the hipster area, but I personally didn't like it very much. It's a very mixed area, not just of new trendy bars. The only nice thing imo are the coloured buildings, and that's it...

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Cool and fun area to go to or search an accomodation. Vibrant, alive, not your typical commercial tourist area. Cool terrasses, stores, musea, ...

Thank 697tinekec
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Hello, From the Gardermoen airport the the quickest way into central Oslo is the airport express train. It leaves every 15 minutes, costs NOK 170 one way (yes expensive!) but takes just 23 minutes into the Central Station... More
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