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CheapSleep Helsinki

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Sturenkatu 27, Helsinki 00510, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Cheapsleep is a joke. I arrived in Helsinki from the Baltics. In Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn I had stayed in some seriously cheap hostels (£8 a night) that put this hopeless shambles to shame. I was in the 26 bed dorm and there was not a chance in hell I was ever going to fall asleep. What's a cheap sleep... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Stayed only one night in CheapSleep, but I liked it for how much I paid. It was more expensive than I'm used to, but pretty good compared to the rest of Helsinki. The area was pretty nice; I got there a little earlier than I had planned, so I sat in a cafe across the street (they have good chocolate... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have stayed here 2 nights and it was not a pleasant experience. The Hostel is "cheap", compared to Helsinki standards (though 60 EUR a night for a 16 shared would be expensive in most other cities). The receptionists are friendly, but not really helpful, they tell you the basics and then refer you to maps and info on the... More

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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This place was my last resort when everything close in town was full. Reception staff was really friendly, helpful, and kind. However, since I was coming in late, I could not turn on the light to see in the room since people were sleeping. It wasn't until the morning that I realized my sheets were definitely dirty. There were stains... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

One of cheapest places to stay in Helsinki. It is well connected to town and the airport, supermarket downstairs is good. Staff helpful and friendly. Showers clean, looks like it is new, furniture quite fresh. Three fridges, good system to keep good in them. For sleeping and rest after a long day out in town.

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Chambery, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Nice staff, excellent amenities esp the kitchen, good sleep even though hostel very close to traffic. would definitely recommend that place to any traveller. Very good stay overall, would gladly go back

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Moscow
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I stayed in Sheap Sleep Hostel for two nights. In general, I liked the place- location is very good, just above grocery store and a minute on foot to the bus- and tram station. Friendly stuff gave me all necessary information. Moreover, one may book a bus/tram ticket at the reception desk, it is very convenient. I booked 10-bed women... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The hostel has potential to be great but has a very weird vibe and most people keep to themselves. Located a little further out of town but close to a few bars it's not a long walk into town past the lake. Wouldn't recommend going as a lone traveller due to the vibe - or lack thereof but would be... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Brilliant hostel in Helsinki! All was clean and very spacious! When we were there we had very friendly staff who were helping us at all the time. The location of the hostel was ok to find and not too far away from all tractions that you can see in Helsinky.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The hostel was very nice to stay in, provided all the necessities and had a very helpful staff. The beds were good and you were given a free locker. Location-wise it's close to a newer part of the city, Kalio, which is a bit farther from the centre, but very reachable by public transport. I even walked it a few... More

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Oliver L, Owner at CheapSleep Helsinki, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay :) the walk to the city center through the wooden house district Vallila is indeed quite nice and you get to see the youthful Kallio district where you can find many popular bars, cafes and small cute shops. It's also quite quick to walk to the nearest subway station (1km... More

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Address: Sturenkatu 27, Helsinki 00510, Finland
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Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Helsinki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — CheapSleep Helsinki 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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