We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 66 Helsinki hotels

Scandic Grand Marina

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Katajanokanlaituri 7, Helsinki SF-00160, Finland (Vironniemi)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Scandic Grand Marina to your Saves list
Scandic Grand Marina
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Expedia.com Orbitz.com Travelocity
and 9 more sites!
72%
Ranked #23 of 66 hotels in Helsinki
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
SraMcRoth Kansas City, Missouri
Write a Review

731 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    175
    330
    167
    46
    13
See reviews for
113
142
64
172
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (47)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Kansas City, Missouri
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the scandic grand marina for a few nights during our stay in Helsinki. It is very convenient to market square. We absolutely loved the hotel and it was a better price for the weekend than other hotels which were not nearly as nice. The breakfast was fantastic. However, coffee is advertised on the website as free all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Turku, Finland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge factory/warehouse like hotel. Quiet and nicely located hotel (close to market place, boats to Estonia and Sweden; Viking line and Silja LIne). Rooms are clean and breakfast is good like always in Finland. Check in/out is fast. Taxi is in front of the door.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
54 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes this hotel is just 20 minutes away from the city centre and 5 minutes away from the market near the port. Yes it is very clean and well kept. But it is also very 'basic' too; the rooms are simple: a bed, a chair, a tv, a coffeemaker, a fridge and a desk. I may sound a bit harsh... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the misfortune of booking this hotel through an expedia secret deal, so I had no choice! The hotel building is an ex warehouse so is massive but quantity doesn't match quality. 1) there is an underlying smell of sewage, I was on floor 2 and smelt it all night. 2) the bed positioning was ridiculous, with a table... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A one of a kind Pond Hockey trip to discover the ice hockey culture in Finland brought my group "Hockeytutorial" and I to Helsinki. I decided to book our 3 day trip accommodation at the Scandic Grand Marina hotel after having read the great reviews on Tripadvisor. Safe to say they were accurate! The hotel was immaculate and well decorated,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lahti, Finland
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited this hotel often during holidays because of its location next to harbour. It can be used as a base camp when travelling Estonia or Stockholm by ferry. Hotel itself is getting little old and it definitely requires face lifting. However, rooms are rather spacious and relatively well equipped. Hotel also has very good fitness room. During our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Yateley, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scandic says it's a "seaside" hotel!!! It's actually a dockside hotel! However, don't be put off, as this is one of the best of the group! Only 10mins into the city! Parking prices a bit steep, but you are paying for a view of the ferries!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We booked a triple room last minute. It was clean and very comfortable although a little on the small side. There was excellent wifi signal. The restaurant was one of the more reasonably priced places to eat in the area and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The breakfast was one of the best Ive ever had and kept... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Stayed at this hotel just for one night in March 2014. It is an easy stroll into the city centre, lovely buildings and monuments on route. We arrived at the train station and walked round to this hotel with cases, we did stop and look at buildings and the love bridge, it took about 20-25 minutes not walking very fast.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lappeenranta, Finland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I stopped here for 1 night over weekend. Great central location just in a 5-minute walk from the City Hall and the President's Palace with a great view. Historical building with a large parking outside. Rooms are cosy, but clean, soundproof, with free Wi-Fi and included breakfast. On the 2nd floor I had no problems with Wi-Fi mentioned by other... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Scandic Grand Marina? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Scandic Grand Marina

Also Known As:
Scandic Grand Marina Helsinki
Scandic Grand Marina Hotel Helsinki
Address: Katajanokanlaituri 7, Helsinki SF-00160, Finland
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Helsinki > Vironniemi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#18 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
#20 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
#20 Family Hotel in Helsinki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic Grand Marina 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Imposing Brick-faced Hotel housed in restored 6-story warehouse dating from 1912. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Tingo, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com, Asiatravel.com Holdings and Otel so you can book your Scandic Grand Marina reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Scandic Grand Marina, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.