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Helka Hotel

4.0 of 5 Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Eastern Finland, Finland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The hotels people are very helpful, nice and they give you excellent service. At the bar the service was warm, new hotel owner is man at right place, being around and asking also quests opinion about stay. At front desk persons are very warm and they really helpful. Rooms are kept tidy, cleaners are nice. All of these made my... More 

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Dear hanneatan, Thank you for your kind review and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Helka and also met our new hotel manager Jukka Räisänen. Best regards Hotel Helka Chris Kruusvee More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

A no frills, centrally located, friendly staff. Rooms clean, so clean and designed verge of monastic. Our room was nicely sized. Great generous breakfast for all styles. And check out the prices!! The bar seemed nice, a bar in the hotel for us was essential in subzero weather.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Good points: Location: great location so close to all the main sites. Service: the service has been very good staff are attentive and helpful Restaurant: the food is amazing serving traditional Finnish food at a very reasonable price Room: clean, tea and coffee provided, well stocked mini bar and free wifi. Bad points: sauna and spa were not functional during... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

It's rare that I stay in a hotel for more than a few days. My wife and I stayed here for nearly two weeks whilst she was carrying out academic research. The cost for the two weeks was very reasonable and was train enough to stay there, as Helsinki can be expensive. The front of house staff and restaurant staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Hotel is located near bus terminal and tram station. great location. Room is clean, staffs are nice. very good breakfast. I will choose this hotel if I come to Helsiniki in the future. Wifi is good.

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Thomas H, Asiakaspalvelujohtaja at Helka Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Helka. More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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20 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I wasn´t expecting much of this hotel but it´s just great. The room has space enough for two persons, a good table to work, the shower is very good too. The sauna on the last floor as different sofas to make meetings. The bar at the lobby is nice and cozy with a bathroom besides. The breaksfast is JUST fantastic.... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Returning via Estonia after recent Euro qualifier stayed for one night. Impressive breakfast,stylish value rooms,excellent staff ,good location and close to impressive Church in the Rock. Recommended.

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Ballinrobe, Ireland
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34 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Back again if only for one night, This time the room was even nicer - on the top floor. Very nice decor and layout, small but very cosy. Perfectly clean, both the room and the bathroom. Bed very comfortable, minibar well stocked, Flatscreen with a nice selection of international channels. Bathroom small but otherwise perfect (a tiny problem with the... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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118 reviews 118 reviews
55 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Sure this hotel has a great location, very reasonable prices, clean rooms, outstanding breakfast and is close to public transportation of every kind, but the staff is the best this world traveler has ever experienced! They are knowledgeable, willing and capable. Can't bet that combination.

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Thomas H, Asiakassuhdepäällikkö at Helka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kerry and Mary, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our hotel's offerings and service. We hope to see you again soon at Helka! With kind regards and best holiday wishes, Hotel Helka More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The first impression of this hotel can be a bit misleading as the doorway looks somewhat run-down. However, inside you will find a modern and well-run establishment that delights in promoting Finnish design and nature (including evident adherence to conservation principles). The location is good, only about 10 minutes' walk from the main train station and mere 200 meters from... More 

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Address: Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Helsinki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Helka Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Helka Hotel Helsinki
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Helsinki
#10 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
#13 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
#22 Business Hotel in Helsinki

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