In Oslo, we’ll be staying for 4 nights at the Thon Hotel Opera. Located next to the Oslo City shopping center and the Oslo Central Station, the hotel is in a close walking distance to Karl Johan Gate, Royal Palace, the Akershus Fortress, the Nobel Peace Center, and the Barcode skyscraper with its restaurants and bars. Guests at Thon Hotel Opera can enjoy a fitness center featuring an outdoor terrace with views of the city, the Scala Restaurant, a stylish lounge, and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Fresh fruit, homemade bread and both hot and cold dishes are served at breakfast each morning. All rooms at Thon Hotel Opera are non-smoking and allergy-friendly, designed with a modern-style décor, featuring classic dark-wood furnishings, and are Eco-Lighthouse certified. Each room comes with an armchair, mini-bar, tea and coffee station, an iron with ironing board, safe, Bose music system, and flat screen TV. Bathrooms have a shower, hairdryer and upscale toiletries.
In Bergen, we'll be staying for 4 nights at the Clarion Admiral Hotel. Jutting out over the water of Vagen Bay, this polished hotel is housed in 1904-built warehouse buildings, across the fjord from medieval wharf area of Bryggen. Guests can enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, laundry services, room service, a beautiful terrace with views of the harbor and pier, and an excellent restaurant featuring creative Scandinavian dishes by renowned chef Marcus Samuelsson. The breakfast buffet is served in a sophisticated restaurant with views of the vivid Bryggen houses, occasional live music and an international menu. Scandinavian designed rooms feature flat-screen TV, Duxiana beds, mini bars, desks, and some have view over the bay. The modern bathrooms feature rain showers, and reflect the understated elegance and Norwegian sophistication.
In the highly unlikely event that our original accommodations must be changed, the alternative accommodations will be a hotel of equal or higher standard. No change will be made to the cost of the tour.