Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gamle Oslo getaway

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Gamle Oslo. This city's shopping, restaurants and sporting events draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Oslo Opera House and Munch Museum. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Gamle Oslo

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gamle Oslo a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toyenbadet Public Bath (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Oslo Reptile Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Hopp i Havet (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Harald Huysman Karting (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Frognerbadet Open-Air Public Bath (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Leirskallen Ski Centre (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gamle Oslo

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gamle Oslo. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Frogner Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Medieval Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Vantage Point Ekeberg (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Ekebergparken Sculpture Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Oslo Botanic Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gamle Oslo

Fly into Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen), the closest airport, located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Sandefjord (TRF-Torp), which is 53.2 mi (85.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Oslo Bryn Station. You can see more of Gamle Oslo by catching a ride on the metro at Oslo Hospital Light Rail Station, St. Halvards Place Tram Station or Munkegata Tram Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gamle Oslo?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 38 house rentals around Gamle Oslo. From 9 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Gamle Oslo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gamle Oslo?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gamle Oslo:

  • Grünerløkka: 25 vacation rentals
  • Skillebekk: 24 vacation rentals
  • Oslo City Centre: 51 vacation rentals
  • Toyen: 22 vacation rentals
  • Frogner: 31 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Gamle Oslo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Gamle Oslo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hovedoya: 100 home rentals
  • Eastern Cemetery: 86 home rentals
  • Ensjo Station: 90 home rentals
  • Gamlebyen Church: 96 home rentals
  • Helsfyr T-Bane: 87 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gamle Oslo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gamle Oslo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Gamle Oslo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gamle Oslo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 lodging choices
  • Studios: 20 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gamle Oslo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation homes with pool available in Gamle Oslo.