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Sauna Arla

Kaarlenkatu 15, Helsinki 00530, Finland
+358 9 719218
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Great Local sauna

Public sauna local people loves. The sauna room for men is upstairs but you could go outside... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Great local experience

Go local here and do as locals do. No-frills rather basic sauna, with a great service, friendly... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
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  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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29 Mar 2017
“Great Local sauna”
23 Feb 2017
“Great local experience”
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Hours Today: 15:00 - 21:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Kaarlenkatu 15, Helsinki 00530, Finland
+358 9 719218
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Public sauna local people loves. The sauna room for men is upstairs but you could go outside through entrance for cooling down, water and bench are ready around the entrance. the guy in charge was very kind. it worth to visit even if you are...More

Thank Moyashinen
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Go local here and do as locals do. No-frills rather basic sauna, with a great service, friendly staff and amazing atmosphere. Sweat as much as you can!

Thank Travellerzy
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If You want really unique sauna experience, this is your place. One of the oldest and bests public sauna in Helsinki. Heated by meter tall birch logs here you can sit and talk to people from every walk of life. Here everyone is equal. There...More

Thank Tuomas H
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great place to experience the finnish sauna traditional. It is a sauna where locals go so it is not super fancy but very clean and cozy. You can rent a towel (total with entrance fee 14 euros), there are lockers and a shower room and...More

Thank Dominika C
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

As the old saying says "Sauna is the poor's pharmacy". This sauna is a hot medicine, a perfect therapy for cold dark times. Free coffee, water and tea. Open to everybody, specially foreigners and refugees ♡ Long life to Arla Sauna.

Thank ignacioperezperez
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Everyone very nice and helpful. The birch twigs were amazing experience. I highly recommend. Sauna hot ...men separate from women but everyone cools down outside together. Very relaxed atmosphere . Lockers with key.

1  Thank Helen A
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Spent a really lovely afternoon with my sister here. The sauna was excellent, and very kind helpful attendants when we got there. Separate saunas for men and women, shampoo and body wash, even some cherry tomatoes on a table in the locker room. It was...More

1  Thank Clara G
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

My Finnish friend recommended Sauna Arla in Helsinki's up-and-coming Kallio district as a typical (but not touristy) sauna. I paid my entry and made my way to the changing room. Sadly they were out of vasta/vihta, the twigs with which to hit oneself in the...More

6  Thank aprilinsydney
Reviewed 4 January 2015

First of all this is not a spa! And in my humble opinion it's not a common Finnish sauna. This is an old Finnish cellar sauna. It's pretty rugged but if you like Aki Kaurismäki feeling, you are in the right place! Pretty similar to...More

Thank Edelfelt
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I enjoyed my visit to this Sauna. As others have said, it's a bit older, but is clean and it has character. It was intimidating walking through the gate, but the attendent immediately realized I was a foreigner who didn't speak a word of Finnish,...More

7  Thank golfsteve55
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