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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

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Overview
Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100 Finland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews railway station floor restaurant excellent location same building top floor department store luggage room central location the heart of the city single room nice stay breakfast is served breakfast room business trip superior room nice room nice hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason to stay would be the location being across the street from the Helsinki central station. A secondary reason would be the nice wood-paneled restaurant where breakfast is served. Other than that, the hotel looks tired, rooms are dated. For the price we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and nice rooms. Breakfast was very good and the view was nice. Rooms were small but very cosy and especially the rooms with balcony where nice. Service was fast and signin in and out was fast. Recomendations.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed with my teen daughter and a friend. Location of the hotel is perfect for shopping in Helsinki.The staff is friendly and the hotel is very clean with big rooms and amazing views from windows.Breakfast was really good with a lot of variety to choose...More

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Thank MariLin13
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Nicely renovated 9th floor, and suite #919 with sauna is truly something. Nice view from breakfast room over the city enjoying the amazing start of the day. Location just next to the central railway station gives excellent connections to anywhere.More

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Thank timot112
Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 31 October 2018

Dear timot112, Thank you for taking time to write this kind review. I would like to thank you also for your stay at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki. This feedback is highly appreciated and I would like to thank you how kindly you have mentioned...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018

The room and place was nice. There was one thing I did miss - a place to put my suitcase on. Now I had to either put it on the floor and bend my back or use the only stool in the room.Tasty breakfast, great...More

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear backmanae, Thank you for staying with us in the heart of Helsinki - Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna and for taking the time to review your experience. I appreciate you sharing your honest feedback as it helps us to improve our areas of opportunity. It...More

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About
Description
The beautiful functionalist Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is located on the best spot in town, in the centre of everything, with all of central Helsinki within easy reach. The hotel comprises 270 rooms for non-smokers More with sound-insulated windows and individual room cooling system. From the balconies of the rooms on floor 9, you see Helsinki in all its glory. The hotel also has 6 comfortable meeting rooms. The present ambiance of the hotel, completed in 1952, is a splendid show of Finnish design traditions. The hotel is protected by the National Board of Antiquities. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
270
Price range
US$165 - US$430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sokos Hotel Helsinki
Location
Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki > Vironniemi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
270
Price range
US$165 - US$430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sokos Hotel Helsinki
Location
Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki > Vironniemi
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Room & Suite (206)
Dining (62)
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Lisa S
8 November 2016|
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Response from VaakunaHelsinki | Property representative |
Dear Lisa, yes, we are just next to the main railway station of Helsinki, where all the trains arrives and depart. West terminal is less than 20 mins away, where to catch the ferry to Tallinn. Easy to reach by the tram... More
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latdi
30 January 2016|
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Response from Ilonas4711 | Reviewed this property |
I think not every hotel room has a full size bath, but you can ask for it, a lot of them do. Breakfast is served at the 10th floor. You'll have nice wievs over the roof tops of Helsinki. And yes: they do have possibility to... More
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"8th or 9th floor."
LPekkala
16 Oct 2018
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"We asked for a view of the station, was worth it! They are all high because you are above the shopping..."
annawU4299EH
22 Aug 2018
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"View to the main square. Sauna."
Eva2016aaa
11 Mar 2018
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"If you are not used to traffic sound when sleeping, ask for a room away from Mannerheimintie"
569tiinat
3 Mar 2018
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