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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%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“vintage shops” (7 reviews)
“street art” (6 reviews)
“meyers gate” (5 reviews)
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Oslo, Norway
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"vintage shops"
in 7 reviews
"street art"
in 6 reviews
"meyers gate"
in 5 reviews
"trendy neighborhood"
in 4 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
"food hall"
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"interesting things"
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"botanical gardens"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not sure, why this place is liked by anyone - it is just dirty trashy place. Walls are painted by ugly graffiti, in general, it is not Norway, but some completely other terrible junk.

Thank Norsk-explorer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hip shopping district in Northeastern part of Oslo. We took our teenagers and they loved the vintage chic stores. The neighborhood was quaint and then we had a fabulous meal at the MATHALLEN food hall.

Thank FamilyofFiveSF
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

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 11 July 2018

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 10 July 2018

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

Thank SupEvan
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

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 25 June 2018

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 22 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 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

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Reviewed 3 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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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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