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Featuring rooms with a in-built sound system and private balcony, The Thief is a design boutique hotel on Tjuvholmen in Oslo. The promenade of Aker Brygge is within 5 minutes’ walk. The hotel offers in-room spa treatments, a spa centre and free around-the-clock gym access.

Rooms at this stylish hotel feature a Nespresso machine, a mini-bar and a rainforest shower in the private bathroom. The Thief has 24-hour room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The Thief Spa includes a Turkish hamam bath, sauna and swimming pool. Guests can also relax on the chic rooftop terrace and enjoy contemporary Norwegian cuisine at the Thief Food Bar.

All guests receive free entry to the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, while the hotel is only a 15-minute walk from the centre of Oslo and the National Gallery.

The nearest bus stop is at Vika Atrium 450 yards away, and the National Theatre train station 0.9 miles away provides links to Oslo Gardermoen Airport.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Thief has been welcoming guests since 4 Jan 2013.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info


Parking available at the hotel


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Room type
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Are laundry facilities (washing machine and dryer) on site at the hotel?
    We have laundry service in the week days. If delivered before 09.00AM, the laundry will be back in the evening. Weekend laundry service can be arrang..
    Answered on 1 November 2019
  • Hi u have room with twin beds ,,,,, Thanks
    Hello, unfortunately all our rooms have king beds.
    Answered on 23 August 2022
  • Hi. Do all balconies have sea view?
    Hello, no not all our balconies have sea view. In order to have a guaranteed view of the fjord I recommend booking our Premium rooms. Welcome!
    Answered on 23 August 2022
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    We recommend Tjuvholmen Badeplass, about 2 minutes by walk from the hotel. Kindest regards, THE THIEF
    Answered on 1 November 2019
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    We recommend Tjuvholmen Badeplass, about 2 minutes by walk from the hotel. Kindest regards, THE THIEF
    Answered on 1 November 2019
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Hotel surroundings *
2 restaurants on site


    Cuisine: Local, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


    Cuisine: Seafood, Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of The Thief
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Sun terrace
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Children's playground
  • Fishing Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs NOK 450.0 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press Additional charge
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Pet bowls
  • Minimarket on site
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
    Additional charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • Adult only
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Full body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Make up services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Hammam Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • Danish
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Swedish
  • Filipino

House rules

The Thief takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 23:30


05:30 - 12:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 10 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
5+ years
Extra bed upon request
NOK 750 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 20


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Diners Club American Express The Thief accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

THIEF ROOF GRILL is closed from Fri 01 Oct 2021 until Wed 01 Jun 2022

FAQs about The Thief

  • The Thief is 0.8 miles from the centre of Oslo.

  • Guests staying at The Thief can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Thief by:

    • Train 25min
    • Taxi 45min

  • The nearest beach is just 50 yards from The Thief.

  • Check-in at The Thief is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The Thief has 2 restaurants:


  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at The Thief include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • The prices at The Thief may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Thief offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hammam
    • Children's playground
    • Fishing
    • Fitness
    • Neck massage
    • Hand massage
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Bicycle rental
    • Foot massage
    • Head massage
    • Beauty Services
    • Full body massage
    • Facial treatments
    • Make up services
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Beach
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Swimming Pool
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Back massage