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Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra

Hannikaisenkatu 35, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
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Bischofshofen, Austria
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The price and the quality of the accomodation did not meet. I had a worn out room in the older part of the hotel. The bathroom had broken lamp, broken bin and broken toilet seat. Overpriced parking. Breakfast was ok.

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Hannu N, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra, responded to this review

Dear Javor S, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to read that we could not live up to your expectations regarding value for money. It is true that our economy rooms may seem worn out, since thay are already fairly old. However, we try to ensure that everything is in working order and take care of the general... More 

Warren, New Jersey
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33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Friendly hotel with great location. Parking in town or in the hotel area. Rooms clean but in need of update, small old style Novotel like, Beds narrow but surprisingly comfortable. Amazing how small a bathroom can be and still work! Bar was fun and the breakfast quite extensive.

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Oulu, Finland
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

They really have a great location and service options. Hotel is in the center of the town, I had an amazing view of the lake Jyvaskyla. The breakfast was good. The service stuff, especially the cleaning team was great & cooperative.

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Helsinki, Finland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A very good choice for a hotel. I spent one night there on a business trip in April. Very friendly service; I had accidentally ripped my coat tag and I immediately got an emergency sewing kit from the reception so I was able to repair the damage. Also excellent breakfast, hot milk and several kinds of proper brewed tea.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I stayed here for 1 night on a business trip to Jyväskylä. Price / quality ratio was a bit off for my taste since the hotel was not spectacular for the price. Parking cost extra and was hard to find. Breakfast was very limited. WiFi was very slow in the rooms had to use my 4G instead.

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Oulu
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Hotel is in the center of the town. Some rooms might be noisy because they locate close to busy street. Reception was giving very good and friendly service. Standard rooms are medium size. Shower area was too small. Breakfast is tasty. Parking area is not enough big for this hotel.

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Helsinki
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I was staying over one night in this hotel, plus supervising a meeting there. The meeting room we got, was little bit old-fashioned, but still I could say that absolutely worth of the price. And the stuff organised everything very well being helpful. The room I had was spacious, but little bit shabby. But I absolutely loved the bed that... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I stayed here for two very comfortable nights. The room was spacious and clean and very comfortable. I didn't get a chance to us the sauna but the breakfast was VERY good. Hotel staff were extremely helpful. The location was very convenient. Even though I had a room facing thetrain station it was very quiet.

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Seinajoki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Basic Sokos Hotel (like Ibis or Novotel) with good location. It has two restarants, sauna and nide lobby. Reseption staff was really friendly. Train stadion is just across the street. Ask room from the new side.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

When you arrive to the desk you'll see beautiful lobby and bar/restaurant. BUT when you take a elevator up to the third floor and step in to your room... :| The rooms are small and carpet needs serious cleaning. Tv is very small. Badroom is just ok. Needs update as well. Beds are ok and room is quiet. So you... More 

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