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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good location in the middle of the city centre. No noise from the streets in the nighttime even stayed from saturday to sunday. Double room was big enough for two persons and quite clean. Good breakfast and friendly staff.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear juha2017906, Thank you for your kind review. Our hotel situates in the city center but in a quiet neighborhood. There are no big roads or traffic close to our hotel. I am pleased to hear that you got a good night sleep and you enjoyed your stay with us. Welcome again in Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki. Best Regards, Elina...

Vaasa, Finland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice, clean room, good breakfest and friendly staff. Hotel is located close to restaurants, shops etc., still being quiet enough to be able to sleep properly. Will definitely stay again when traveling to Helsinki.

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Oulu, Finland
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great location and awesome food. The service excellent. Traffic noise was not disturbed at all. A short distance to the train and tram. Room too bulky for one person. Shower corner should be bigger in size.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear tapioh2017, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to know that your stay with us has been good. Even we are located in heart of Helsinki, is our location really silent. Welcome back. Best regards, Tanja Arva, Service Manager Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This hotel is situated in the middle of everything; if you only need to stay in the city centre, you can walk anywhere, no need to extra transportation. Good breakfast, maybe somewhat small facilities for comfortable eating but all in all, it was okay. A good one, I can recommend.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear Kristel H, Thank you for your kind review and five star rating. I am happy to hear that your stay with us has been smooth. Our location is best in Helsinki indeed; easy to reach anywhere. Welcome back on your next stay in Helsinki. Best regards, Tanja Arva, Service Manager Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Tampere
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Excellent location in the middle of Helsinki city center, good restaurants in it and nearby but parking hall income was quite difficult to find and less than one day parking cost 36 €, it was rather expensive.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear Arto H, Thank you for your wonderful review and five star rating. I am glad to hear that you have found our hotel as a good choice. Our location really is best in Helsinki. I am welcoming you back on your next visit to Helsinki. Best regards, Tanja Arva Service Manager Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Just a stopover on our way to Lapland but we were pleasantly surprised with the facilities and how lovely and helpful the staff are. Very centrally located and very comfortable beds. Would stay at again.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear Bmcerni, Thank you for your lovely review and five star rating. I am really happy to hear that your stay with us has been good and you have found our staff helpful and friendly. I am warmly welcoming you back on your next visit to Helsinki. Best regards, Tanja Arva Service Manager Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Tampere
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Good location, e.g. near the railway station. Nice restaurant on the ground floor of the hotel. The breakfast was big enough. The price quality relation was good. The room was peaceful. I can recommend the hotel.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear raija2017, Our hotel has a much liked buffet breakfast with cold and hot dishes. The specialty is a homemade pancake. Thank you so much for your kind review. It is fantastic to see how you have enjoyed you stay in our hotel. I hope to see you soon again in Original Sokos hotel Helsinki. Sincerely, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

Singapore
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Good selection of food for breakfast, good location, easily accessible to town and other parts of Helsinki. Opposite the hotel is a MacDonald's and a Subway. Reception staff were helpful as we needed assistance to get to the nearest A & E.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear Melissa L, Thank you so much for your review. It was great to read that you had a perfect visit in Helsinki. Our breakfast has a good selection of hot and cold dishes and our staff is always happy to help with the special diets. I hope to see you again in Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki. Best Regards, Elina...

Lahti, Finland
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The room was nice and very pleasant. And the staff was friendly and very helpful. I did not get any breakfast, because i slept too late. So that was my own fault. Location was exellent, because there was a lot to do at the center of Helsinki.

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear 306jaanak, Our hotel situates in the city center. All the main sights, theatres, museums and shops are just around a corner from us. It is very nice to hear that you had a pleasant stay in our hotel and you found our staff to be helpful and friendly. Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. Welcome again...

Portadown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Hotel in perfect location, just round the corner from the train and bus stop to the airport. Had a room at the back of the hotel ( room 607) which was really lovely but a little noisey due to the trams. It was a my 40th birthday and they had left me a few sweets which was a lovely treat....

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Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki, responded to this review

Dear Ally6277, Thank you so much for your kind words. It was great to hear about your trip in Helsinki and that you had great time in our hotel. You are most welcome again. Best Regards, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern and cosy Sokos Hotel Helsinki is located in the heart of Helsinki, between Ateneum (the Museum of Finnish Art), and the Senate Square. The hotel is located next to the major shopping streets and it is only 300 meters from Helsinki Central Station. All the hotel rooms are designed with fresh, Scandinavian style and have hardwood floors, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TV. Some rooms have a private sauna. There is a complimentary internet point with three computers in the lobby area. The hotel also houses two great restaurants: Fransmanni and Memphis. Fransmanni offers French-inspired cuisine and the hotel’s rich breakfast buffet is served there every morning. Memphis is a more upbeat restaurant with tasty burgers and cool drinks. The hotel is also a great venue for small-scale meetings, and offers two meeting rooms for a maximum of 30 persons. The sauna department is located at the top floor and can also be rented for private use. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Address: Kluuvikatu 8, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Region: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki
Price Range: RM559 - RM1,090 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki 3.5*
Number of rooms: 203
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Also Known As:
Helsinki Sokos Hotel
Sokos Hotel Helsinki
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#26 Business Hotel in Helsinki
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“My roomwas lateral roomand it was quite and good for sleep”
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“May ask for a room away from the tram noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Ally6277, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For quiet room avoid street side and chose high floor?”
 of 5 bubbles ReneV882, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room on the Kluuvikatu side seemed quieter.”
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“There are restaurants inside the hotel serving good food”
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