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Gjøvik

Parkvegen 8, Hovdetun, Gjøvik, 2819, Norway

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Overall Rating 91%

From 10 Reviews

Hostel rating (10)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 96%
Cleanliness 94%
Location 94%
Security 86%
Service 95%
Comfort 82%
Green rating 87%

Gjøvik Hostel has a fantastic location next to the city's recreational area with an outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts and ski slopes.

  • Dorm
    From €36.29
  • Private
    From €81.11
10 or more people?
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Welcome to our hostel

Gjøvik Hostel is situated at Fastland, the town’s green recreational area, only 15 minutes’ walk from the railway and bus station.

This peaceful property offers good-value accommodation with free Wi-Fi and breakfast. It has both private rooms with bathroom and dorms with shared bathrooms, all of which have TV, bed linen and towels. It features a TV lounge with a fireplace, guest kitchen and a barbecue in the garden.

The area invites you to go swimming, play tennis or sand volleyball. Gjøvik is also a perfect place to go for a hiking trip. Close to the hostel you will also find the Olympic Mountain Hall and other attractions such as Gjøvik Glassverk, Gjøvik Zoo and an old chocolate factory. In the winter there are cross country trails and alpine slopes just outside the door. In the summer you can take a boat trip with Skibladner - the world´s oldest paddle steamer.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 15:00 and 22:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 22:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
From 07:00 to 22:00
Check-in:
From 15:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +47 61171011

Fax. +47 61172602

gjovik@hihostels.no

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • DS Skibladner (500m to 1km)
  • Fastland (At or next to the hostel)
  • Gjøvik Olympiske Fjellhall (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Perfect people in perfect place.

100%

Avatar for Jacek

Jacek,

Mon 11 Jan 2016

Hi Thank you for your feedback! We are greaful for this, and this inspires us to work even harder to satisfy our guests.

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Steffan,

Wed 13 Jan 2016

Le personnel,l'acceuil,l'attention.rien à reclamer

93%

Avatar for Marie Chantal

Marie Chantal,

Sun 27 Dec 2015

Hi Thank you for your feedback. We try to get better every day.

Manager avatar

Steffan,

Tue 29 Dec 2015

Keep up the good work.

90%

Avatar for Vera

Vera,

Sat 12 Dec 2015

Hi Thank you for your feedback. We are keeping up the good work in all aspects of our daily work. Welcome back.

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Steffan,

Mon 14 Dec 2015

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Beach (1 to 2km)
  • Cinema (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (500m - 1km)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (500m - 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m - 1km)
  • Ski area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Swimming pool (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Closest airport is Oslo Lufthavn Gardermoen. A bus ride takes approx 1.5 hours to airport.
Ferry/Boat
www.skibladner.no
Taxi
+47 04711
Car
Free parking at hostel.
Rail
Train takes approx 2 hours from Oslo to Gjøvik. Gjøvik Hostel is 1,4 km from train station.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Handball
  • Horse riding
  • Orienteering
  • Skateboarding
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Walking / Hiking

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