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Hellsten Helsinki Senate

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Kauppiaankatu 5, Helsinki 00160, Finland (Formerly StayAt Helsinki Senate) (Vironniemi)
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Ranked #32 of 64 Hotels in Helsinki
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The appartments are clear, big and clean. You can also have a private sauna. They are well located, in the agreeable area of Katajanokka. Parking and laundry in the house. Excellent quality/price ratio!

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Tropical Barnsley
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great apartments. Great location: quiet but close to the waterfront. Good little kitchen area (coffee machine, kettle, fridge freezer hob microwave) a toaster would be nice!!! (as no grill either). Clean, and easy to access. About 50 Euros in a taxi from the airport but pretty easy to work out the transport options once you know where it is. Supermarket... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really friendly staff, all were very helpful. Comfy clean rooms and good shower. At first we wondered where all the cutlery and plates were, but turned out they were all still in the dishwasher after being recently cleaned! Would be nice if there were some instructions for the cooker Would recommend

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more an apartment than a hotel. We had a large apartment with sauna in the art nouveau building. The location is ideal, just a few minutes walk from the centre of the city. The room was clean and quiet, but the walls were a bit shabby (which did not disturb us) and sparsely furnished in a typically Nordic... More

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Launceston, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 4 nights and we were thankful that there was a lot to see in Helsinki even though it rained more often than not. The room we had was definitely not up to standard. The furnishings were old and sparse. The seats were dirty and old. The bathroom was ok except for the smell of sewerage and a... More

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New Jersey
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I loved this place! My room was actually a FULL APARTMENT...complete with balcony on the top floor. I was VERY pleased. It's very close to the outdoor market and the bay. The city center is about a 20 minute walk, and, even in the rain, it was a scenic stroll. I loved it. The cost was so low that I... More

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Dmitrov, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

A good choice between standard hotel room and cosy self-catering apartment. We have an apartment with 1 bed-room with a fire-place, kichenette and sauna. The location is great you could walk to the center in 10 mins or use a tram, the proximity to piers is helpfull as you could enjoy a bay cruise or even trip to Stockholm or... More

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Tshwane, South Africa
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81 reviews 81 reviews
23 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We've stayed at Hellsten earlier and recalled it was a pretty decent, affordable place for a family of 4. Maybe there are more recently remodeled rooms but what we got was shabby (stained walls and worn, outdated furniture) and essentially the bare minimum. It was hot in Helsinki when we arrived and the apartment was so stuffy, actually pretty close... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I found the location really convinient and it was good to have more space than you would in a standard hotel room. It was nice to have a fridge and the option to cook for ourselves too. It's not luxurious, no, but for the price, it's definitely worth it. I would recommend staying there for the location, room size and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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142 reviews 142 reviews
35 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Helsinki is very expensive, so the Hellsten represents good value. What I liked was the convenience to public transport and as I had come specifically to see something on Suomenlinna Island, was pleased to find the ferry down the road. When I arrived quite late on a Sunday evening, as the reception is not manned, there was another person who... More

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Address: Kauppiaankatu 5, Helsinki 00160, Finland (Formerly StayAt Helsinki Senate)
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Helsinki > Vironniemi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hellsten Helsinki Senate 3.5*
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Hellsten Helsinki Senate Hotel Helsinki
Accome Senate Helsinki
Accome Senate Hotel Helsinki

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