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Original Sokos Hotel Albert

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Albertinkatu 30, Helsinki 00120, Finland
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Ranked #25 of 64 Hotels in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was friendly. Room decoration really lovely and the room comfortable and clean. Breakfast is good, the breakfast area is just a bit smallish so there can hard to find a seat on busy hour. The hotel is located some 15-20 minute walk from the centre, but the route is easy. There are many restaurants and bars close by,... More

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Berlin, Germany
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39 reviews 39 reviews
38 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Original Sokos Hotel Albert is very central and in walking distance of most attractions. I stayed there twice this year and both times was struck by the friendliness of the staff. Apart from that the hotel is average in everything, average room size, average breakfast, good to average food in the restaurant. The lifts are very small and a... More

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Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg City, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, liked it very much, rooms are medium and clean, with good furniture. Service is very nice. One of the best breakfast I have ever had in hotel because of the quality of food, appreciate to stay there in my next travel to Helsinki .

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Ghent, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This hotel was okay. It looks very new, but if you look closely you see it is not properly renewed. They spend a minimum of money to make it look okay in pictures. I was not very convinced of this hotel. Although we had a fine sleep and could rent a parking spot for 21 euro per night in the... More

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Hyderabad, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Good hotel with the breakfast and dining provision. Walkable distance to the city center where there are good shopping options. Cab service is 2 minutes away from the phone call. Koiski, street across is convenient to buy some quick snacks or utilities. Overall good place to stay for business/holiday.

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Martin_Andergard, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Albert, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your kind feedback regarding the Original Sokos Hotel Albert. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you as our guest again in the near future. Best regards, Martin Andergard General Manager More

Sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I want to especially thank the young lady at reception who was so helpful and efficient. After a plane trip from Australia, lasting over 20 hours, we very much appreciated her thoughtfulness. All we wanted was a comfortable bed, and we were very happy with the accommodation.

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Dear guest, Thank you very for your kind feedback regarding the Original Sokos Hotel Albert. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our staff sends regards to you there “down under”. We hope to see you as our guest again in the near future. Best regards, Martin Andergard General Manager More

Tivat, Montenegro
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Wonderfull little hotel with excellent and very helpful staff. Breakfast buffet excellent as well! I only stayed for one night but the pleasure was all mine. I especially enjoyed the breakfast buffet. Regards to all personnel!

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Martin_Andergard, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Albert, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your kind feedback regarding the Original Sokos Hotel Albert. Our team is really dedicated into delivering great guest satisfaction, as your review pointed out. We hope to see you as our guest again in the near future! Best regards, Martin Andergard General Manager More

Tallinn, Estonia
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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The Original Sokos Hotel Albert hotel in Helsinki is a decent budget hotel with adequate facilities and amenities. The hotel offers free high speed Internet access and free breakfast and free sauna services. There is a business center and lounge/bar. The restaurant serves a good Italian meal that is excellent and very affordable. The rooms are equipped with modern gadgets... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Very good service and good location. Restaurant was nearly closed but reception person helped me to get food. I liked very much great pizza that I ordered. All pizzas can pay with S-card meal advance. I would recommend this hotel at future. This hotel is heart of Helsinki and still I can come here easily by car.

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Martin_Andergard, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Albert, responded to this review

Dear Toni, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding the Original Sokos Hotel Albert. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Also, I am glad you got to taste our pizza. Our restaurant Papa Albert is famous for its pizzas. This week we introduced a new pizza, the ‘Albert Ultra Tasty Pizza’. The sauce recipe is secret, but... More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Stayed here for a few days at beginning of December. Excellent service. Really nice and helpful staff, good breakfast, good restaurant, very comfortable rooms and reasonably close to Helsinki centre. Liked it a lot

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Martin_Andergard, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Albert, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your kind review of Original Sokos Hotel Albert. This kind of feedback inspires our staff to keep up the our truly hospitable service! We hope to see you as your guest again soon. Best regards, Martin Andergard General Manager More

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Additional Information about Original Sokos Hotel Albert

Address: Albertinkatu 30, Helsinki 00120, Finland
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Helsinki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Original Sokos Hotel Albert 4*
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