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Hotel Helka

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#13 of 64 Hotels in Helsinki
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Nice friendly staff Large rooms Modern No 'clutter' that you get in big chain hotels Clean Tea and coffee making Great location ... 15 minutes (max) walk to main square Good buffet breakfast Good evening meals... bit pricey but good

1Thank rachelsmithtorquay
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We had a nice, quiet room on the second floor with windows to the backyard (partially a parking lot). The interior design was really interesting and enjoyable, bathroom and toiletries were very good. But: The lamps on the night stand were practically useless (if you want to read at night, get yourself a flashlight). And the closet looked cheap, the...

Thank Someone_from_Berlin
Reviewed 14 September 2014

I stayed here twice this month and cannot grumble at all. The rooms were very clean, comfortable and had air conditioning as soon as it was warm . The bathroom was a decent size as well. The hotel's location is perfect..about a 10 minute walk to the main Railway Station and a lot of the sights are easily walkable from...

1Thank Ada-worcs
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2014

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Thank Orsolya K
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Nice little hotel at very good location in central Helsinki. Room was nice, big enough for two people and clean, and same goes for bathroom too. Location is great, just few minutes walk to Kamppi mall & bus terminal and less than 10 minutes to Helsinki railway station.

Thank TeeJii
Bagsværd, Denmark
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This hotel is simple, the room is clean and small, and during the summer they have air condition a huge plus for us coming from South America. The personnel are polite and well informed about what to do in the city. The location is quiet, still in walking distance from any point of interest in Helsinki (from the tourist point...

1Thank AnAudun
Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Not suitable for business people, I stayed here for 1 week and did not have internet for 3 days. The room I got had terrible air conditioning. It was really hot and baddddd!! They do not have staff in the evenings to help with anything.. there are days when they have fewer staff and they took 15 mins to get...

Thank Mini I
Reviewed 1 September 2014

First impressions of the hotel were very positive due to friendly and courteous staff. They even helped identify the best tourist spots on the free maps available in the lobby. My room was a single - it was clean, well kept, and well furnished. TV worked great, they was also a stocked mini-fridge. The bed was very comfortable, and there...

1Thank Rob L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I stayed there for 2 nights in May! Liked it a lot. The room was clean and it was enough space for myself! Very interesting design of ceiling! Location is very good. Staff are very nice and attentive!

Thank Aleksandra K
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Helka in Helsinki. We stayed in a deluxe room on the second floor which had a balcony. The rooms are standard size and quiet. The bathroom is quite small. Services were efficient and the location fairly central.

Thank DrewAV

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casual Elegance inspired by Finnish Design and Nature! Only 250 metres from Kamppi Metro Station, privately owned Hotel Helka offers 150 functional rooms, fine dining and a cozy street bar. All the rooms have design furniture and a strong sense of Finnish nature. All of the rooms have air-cooling system, minibars and flat-screen TVs. Breakfast buffet, use of Sauna and WiFi connection are complimentary for all guests. Hotel Helka is housed in a refurbished 1920s building. The bright rooms feature decor by Artek and other well-known Finnish design brands and designers. Helkan Keittio Restaurant serves Finnish cuisine based on fresh, locally sourced ingredients such as fish, game, mushrooms and berries. Guests can enjoy drinks and snacks in Helka’s trendy Lobby Bar, which also features a cigar room. Helka’s central location provides easy access to shopping, dining and culture. Helsinki Central Station is 10 minute walk away. Welcome to the Heart of Helsinki! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Helka

Address: Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Region: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki
Price Range: RM416 - RM946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Helka 4*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Helka Hotel Helsinki
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
#11 Green Hotel in Helsinki
#11 Family Hotel in Helsinki
#13 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
#20 Business Hotel in Helsinki
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“Rooms at the back quiter - especially on the weekends”
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“Facing the Street”
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“Great location”
lauranY5375LZ, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very big and nice room. Big lovely bed and the interior design was modern, fresh and personal. It felt quite cold in the evening but got better during the night. ”
414hannaw, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back are very quiet.”
895markusl, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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