HTL Karl Johan Oslo

HTL Karl Johan is your home in the Oslo city center. HTL offers you a hotel with the best city location and high quality at a great price.

Stay at HTL Karl Johan and experience Oslo as a local. We offer you a boutique hotel experience at a great city center location suitable for business trips as well as city vacations, all at an attractive price. Read more about HTL hotels.

Our hotel rooms are filled with quality and smartness and gives you a place to relax and re-charge both yourself and your devices. Check out all the smart details in our rooms. We have removed all gimmicks and instead raised the quality on things that really matters.

When you need a place to work, eat, drink, meet, relax with friends or colleagues, drop by the HTL lounge. With free high speed Wi-Fi and plenty of power outlets, the HTL lounge is a great spot to connect with people and get work done.

We are turning the building into a thoroughly designed HTL hotel and we save the best for last – our HTL Lounge will be 100 % ready during the summer.

See you soon at HTL Karl Johan, drop by the lounge or stay the night.

HTL Karl Johan
Address: Arbeidergata 4, Oslo

Phone: +47 97 995 630

HTL KARL JOHAN will offer you:

  • A home right in Oslo city center
  • 108 smart designed rooms
    All including a double bed
  • A lounge serving breakfast
  • Staff on hand to help 24/7
  • Non smoking
  • Check in: 2 pm  Leave by: 12 noon
  • Great location near Karl Johan’s street

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Flexible? Check our best prices at HTL Karl Johan from 699 NOK.

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The HTL Breakfast – Carefully chosen by HTL. Only the best!

Pick five items + hot beverage to make your favorite breakfast! Choose from a selection of sandwiches, croissants, yogurt, fresh fruit salad, orange juice, smoothie, coffee or tea of your choice.

105 NOK per guest, 125 NOK per guest for purchase at the hotel.

In the neighborhood

In the neighborhood

  • Easy access to Oslo Central Station
  • Close to busses, trains and subway stations
  • Great places to meet, eat, drink and network
  • A short walk to businesses, shopping and nightlife
  • A short trip to the Royal Castle, theatre and museums

Directions from Oslo Airport

  • Train: Flytoget express train to Oslo Central Station, 19 min
  • Bus: Flybussen Airport Coaches to Oslo Bus Terminal, 40 min
  • By foot: a short walk from Oslo Central Station and Bus Terminal
  • Taxi: A cab ride averages 40–50 min
  • Subway: Stortinget subway station
  • Parking is available in Europark and Qpark city garages

Local Everywhere


Since HTL is your home in the city,
we don’t want you to feel like a stranger. Find the hidden gems in town where the locals eat, drink, shop and have fun – and forget that you’re a tourist for the day!

Check out our special Summer guide – carefully chosen by the HTL hosts and local friends.


2 Michelin star fine dining with a spectacular view.

Schweigaards gate 15, 0191 Oslo

+47 919 94 805


Genuine coffee roastery & espresso bar.

Grüners gate 1, 0552 Oslo

+47 400 040 62

Astrup Fearnley Museum

The Oslo Museum of Modern Art.

Strandpromenaden 2, 0252 Oslo

+47 229 360 60


Seasonal based dishes and insanely good soups.

Torggata 18b, 0181 Oslo

+47 22 11 22 88

YME Universe

Unique store concept with international fashion brands.

Karl Johans gate 39 0162 Oslo Norway


Two starred Michelin restaurant focusing on pure Norwegian flavours. Fancy but awesome.

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Coffee roastery and espresso bar. If you're a true coffee nerd you'll love this place!

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No 19

Great cocktails and nice people. Here you'll find some of the most talented bartenders in Oslo.

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Birgitta Strobel

Birgitta Strobel is a yoga entrepreneur and the founder of the brand Long 'n Lean. When she is not pending back and forth between Oslo and LA she likes to enjoy the creative buzz at a café or shake her bootie at a party.

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