Accommodation in Oslo
Norway’s capital city of Oslo sits snugly between the waters of the Oslo fjord and the hills of Oslomarka making this a picture perfect destination. After coffee at your apartment or bed and breakfast accommodation visitors should head to the Akershus Fortress in the city centre for a quick look at the fjord and a dose of Norwegian history. After that the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History has 155 traditional Norwegian houses on display in a huge open-air museum. You could be forgiven for thinking you were in a fairytale! For sport fans Oslo is the perfect place from which to explore the regions activates. The 1994 Olympic region of Lillehammer/Hafjell is just outside the city and excellent ski resorts are easily accessible.
Accommodation and sporting activities
In summer time the country side around Oslo is perfect for activities with forests and streams making this an idyllic destination. Bed and breakfast accommodation is available in the wild in Scandinavian lodges and guesthouses where visitors can enjoy hiking, fishing and bike tours in summer. In the city centre modern hotel rooms are available as well as cheap budget accommodation in guesthouses and apartments and hostels that offer bed and breakfast. With so much to explore in the Oslo area it could be tricky to know where to start. For travellers who want to be Scandi savvy why not rent accommodation off a local and get all the best travel tips? And not long after browsing through Wimdu's website, you can find our that is exactly what you can do! Wimdu allows you to search for apartments to rent from private owners. You can see your host and arrange all the details. Stay as long or as short as you like! Then help other visitors by placing a review of the apartment on the website. Staying with locals with Wimdu means you get to have a unique experience that can't be bought.