Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and explore Holmenkollen, Oslo. Situated just 30 minutes’ drive from the city centre, Holmenkollen, a hill in North West Oslo, is home to the Holmenkollen National Ski Arena and close to the beautiful Nordmarka Forest, a popular destination for lovers of outdoor sports and activities.
If you are looking for accommodation in Oslo close to Holmenkollen, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo, is the ideal place to stay. Its central location means that getting to attractions such as Holmenkollen is simple, and it features elegantly designed guest rooms and superb amenities.
Discover more about the Holmenkollen National Ski Area, Oslo
The Holmenkollen National Ski Area is one of Norway’s most visited attractions and plays host to many major winter sports events, including World Cup Nordic skiing competitions. Its most spectacular feature is the Holmenkollen Ski Jump, which was constructed in 2010 and is the world’s first steel ski jump.
Visitors can enjoy stunning views across Oslo from the observation deck of the jump tower, visit the Ski Museum within the jump and get a taste of what it feels like to ski down the slope in the venue’s Ski Simulator. For a bigger adrenaline boost, you can even abseil down the tower.
Explore Holmenkollen from the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo
The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Oslo makes a great base for anyone planning to visit Holmenkollen. Not only is this upmarket Oslo hotel conveniently close to Holmenkollen, it is also a wonderful place to unwind after a busy day of sightseeing or participating in outdoor activities.
In addition to featuring spacious, comfortable guest rooms, the hotel also has a state-of-the-art health and fitness centre, making it the perfect option for anyone who enjoys sporting activities.