The Vibe: Big & bold (499 rooms), the hotel is Oslo’s third tallest building.
The Area: City centre, just east of the Palace Park.
The DNA: Considered as a symbol of Oslo, the iconic Scandinavia Hotel opened in 1975. Part of the group’s biggest ever investment program in the Nordics, its restaurant, lobby, guest rooms, meeting and events area and social spaces have all been revamped. Snøhetta has designed the new Summit Bar on the 21st floor, making it one of the most popular bars in the capital.
Suite-Me-Up: The expansive Presidential Suite offers fabulous views of the Norwegian capital and Oslo Fjord.
✅ free Wi-Fi • size matters: 497 rooms (20-27m2) (215-291 sq ft) & suites (42-120m2) (452-1,292 sq ft) • hotel opened: 1975 • architecture: Jan Luding • interior design: others, Snøhetta • parking possible on-site (charged) • no pets allowed • 24-hour front desk