Lonely Planet review
This traveller-savvy hostel boasts an international atmosphere, spick-and-span rooms, a laundry, luggage room, kitchen and small bar. Breakfast costs an extra Nkr75 and linen costs Nkr50. The location is not scenic but it is convenient, with Grünerløkka and the city centre only a five-minute walk away.
Services & facilities
- 24 hour reception
- Tours/travel desk
- Common room
- Wheelchair accessible
Anker Hostel is only 10 minutes' stroll from bustling Karl Johan and the heart of the city, allowing easy access to the Central Station and Oslo's shops and restaurants. Situated just outside the hostel you will find bus and tram stops and a taxi rank.
Anker Hostel has a capacity of 150 rooms (53 during wintertime) and offers accommodation suitable for all age groups in a relaxed and international atmosphere. All rooms are equipped with private facilities. Our four-, six- and eight-bedded rooms provide single gender accommodation (as long as it's possible) on a shared basis. If you prefer your own room we have twin rooms available.
All beds are supplied with a duvet and a pillow. Bedlinen and towels are available at the reception for hire, bedlinen are obligatory. Due to hygienic reasons, the use of sleeping bags are not allowed.
The hostel is open all year with 24h reception service.