About us • Karl Johan Hotel • Best location in Oslo

Our hotel

Welcome to Karl Johan Hotel

Karl Johan Hotel is a historic and venerable hotel, centrally located in Karl Johans gate. With its cozy, classic style, the hotel is one of Oslo’s best hotels. Karl Johan Hotel has a high standard and comfort with an informal atmosphere. Amazing views, exciting interior design solutions, where old meets new, as well as close proximity to shopping and cultural life, makes the hotel a gem for those seeking attractions.

Breakfast with sky lighting!

Enjoy your breakfast in the heart of the hotel, Restaurant Ekman, with a glass ceiling above and a delicious buffet. We receive a lot of praise for our breakfast and our soft, comfortable beds, so wake up rested and make memorable moments at Karl Johan Hotel!

Information about Karl Johan Hotel

We are a cashless and smoke-free hotel with a 24-hour reception.

Check-in: From 15:00

Check-out: By 12:00     

Breakfast times

Mon-Fri: 06:30 – 10:00   
Sat-Sun: 08:00 – 11:00


We have 2 elevators in the reception, one of which is a glass elevator and which is accessible for persons with disabilities.


Not permitted

Ironing board

Call us at the reception and we will help you get an ironing board and iron in the room.


We have Chromecast in most of our rooms.


We offer parking in the basement of our neighbor Grand Hotel. Book directly by email: garasjen@grand.no

24-hour parking for passenger vehicles NOK 495

Alternatively, there is Sentrum P-hus, located just 3 minutes from the hotel. (C. J. Hambros plass 1, 0164 Oslo) 

Private Driver

Do you need a transfer? Private Driver offers punctual, comfortable and safe transport. Book via our reception by email at: service@karljohan.no


Air conditioning

We have adjustable air conditioning systems in all our rooms.