The Thief

A different, audacious and timelessly elegant hotel situated at the water’s edge in Tjuvholmen, Oslo. Surrounded by gleaming buildings, art galleries and chic restaurants and bars.


Located between the iconic Astrup Fearnley Museum, the canals on Tjuvholmen and the Oslofjord, most of the hotel’s 118 rooms have brilliant views. Timeless elegance with clear references to contemporary art and design is the common denominator for THIEF FURNISHING. International and Norwegian designers such as Antonio Citterio, Bruno Rainaldi, Tom Dixon, Anne Haavind and StokkeAustad are behind the furniture and decor. The hotel’s own art curator has hand-picked art for every single room and suite from the THIEF ART collection.

Hotel has five room categories at THE THIEF. Whether you choose THE OSLO SUITE – the top suite with a fantastic view from a private terrace – or one of Oslo´s most spacious standard rooms, comfort takes pride of place. All rooms have tailored solutions and original details, which create an intimate and personal atmosphere.

At the Superior-rooms large bathrooms in marble with bathtub or rainforest shower invite well-being. Details such as THE THIEF-designed plaid, bathrobes and Norwegian woollen slippers for him and her.

The deluxe rooms at THE THIEF are spacious, airy with the best view. Deep armchairs from the quality manufacturer B&B Italia invite guests to spend peaceful hours in the room with a good book or film. Details such as THE THIEF-designed plaid, bathrobes and Norwegian woollen slippers. Large bathrooms in marble with bathtub or rainforest shower invite well-being. Very good wardrobe space makes it easy to unpack the suitcase.

Hand-picked art, designer furniture and lamps from quality manufacturers such as B&B Italia and Brand van Egmond. Excellent spacious feeling and a separate bedroom. Large bathrooms in white Vittorio marble with bathtub and separate rainforest shower invite well-being. THE THIEF-designed bathrobes, designer plaid and Norwegian woollen slippers for him and her.

The suite is a celebration of British design, art and culture, inspired by the swinging sixties; a time in which the retro glam of London’s Carnaby Steet was all the rage. Anglophiles from all over the world will get an experience like no other.

Lee Broom, one of England’s most talented designers, and Karina Holmen of ESKE Interior Design have joined forces to create the unique” THE BROOM SUITE”, bringing the most impressive interior design to Tjuvholmen in a celebration of British design, art and culture. The room feature private living room, separate bedroom and two large bathrooms.

The Suite is perfect for all occasions. The Thief Suite has handpicked artwork, furnishings from world-renowned designers and is equipped with the latest technology. The suite is located on the 8th floor featured with balconies facing towards the Oslo Fjord and the canals of Tjuvholmen.

Apparatjik, a collective of international artists and musicians, has styled THE THIEF’s Apparatjik suite in partnership with interior designer Karina Holmen. Welcome to a little corner of ‘Apparatjik world’ with disco-ball textiles, pixel-patterned blankets, a roof-mounted projector showing Apparatjik’s video art and disco balls in the bathroom and lounge. The suite is also decorated with eights prints signed by the super-group.

The penthouse suite at THE THIEF takes its name from Sir Peter Blake’s unique art project “The Oslo Suite”. The works are inspired by Norwegian landmarks. The Oslo Suite also gives the impression of being on the roof of Oslo inside – almost out on the fjord – with spectacular views from the windows which stretch the length of the facade. The spacious bathroom in Vittorio and Polaris marble has a wonderful spa-like feeling. Curved alcove with rainforest shower, large bathtub and touches of luxury. The Oslo Suite offers a different, personal hotel experience.

THIEF FOODBAR has expanded to become the heart and soul of the hotel. Not only is the restaurant revamped into a relaxed and slightly industrial feel with a warmer, deeper musical atmosphere. But the menu has also been upgraded to a global experience with a Scandinavian twist. Be prepared for sizzling snacks and hearty comfort foods. Hot dogs and burgers on brioche bread. Homemade North-mex tortillas, seasonal fish and meats and pre-batched classic cocktails by the bottle.

FRU K’s pride is the contrast between Nordic food tradition and modern cooking. All dishes are presented med aesthetic and creativity where the best seasonal ingredients are being used. When visiting FRU K guests will experience new variations of familiar dishes and get new culinary acquaintances in harmonic surroundings.

THIEF LOUNGE is ideal place for small bites, a coffee and newspaper or a good book. Thief Lounge a place where formal and informal talks take place. Find inspiration in the small library of design and architecture books.

THIEF SPA has stolen the best ideas from spa cultures all over the world and brought them home. The rituals from Turkish Hamams, Moroccan Rhassouls and German Aufgusse are recreated with an intimate ambience inspired by the natural landscape of Norway – the shale and marshland, the sea and the special Nordic light. With four amazing product lines such as Carita, Babor, Voya and Priori.