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Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra

4.0 of 5 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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Seinajoki, Finland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
34 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Laukaa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excercising, tub (jacuzzi), good food, few pint with friends...relaxing time in a good hotel with great location in the heart of Jyvaskyla. Sauna area was new and clean, and there was plenty of room. Hotel room was renewed recently and it was cozy.

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Tynset, Norway
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Gr8 hotel in a nice area and perfect for young people. The city have a lot of nice bar's as it's one of the main cities in Finland for studies. The hotel both have a nice restaurant and bar with very friendly staff.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Sorry to say but I was a bit disapointed. The hotel seems nive but my room was located in a seperate wing that didn't have "road signs" to help you find your way. When I visited the hotel there was a big union meeting in town so all the hotels were full. It seemed like my room was cleaned in... More 

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

Dear Mika L, Thank you for your feedback. I am truly sorry to hear that you were unhappy with your room - the signage and the level of cleaning to be specific. There is signage in place helping our guests to find their way to their room, but some rooms may in deed seem to be located quite far away... More 

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Rome, Italy
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78 reviews 78 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I spent one day at the SH Alexandra and I must say that the overall experience was ok, but with a few problems that reduced the overall appreciation of the hotel. The rooms are clean and comfortable but they should go through a drastic renovation since the furnitures are quite old and the desk, as an example, is very little.... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The location is very good, specially if you arrive to Jyväskylä by train (like I did). Only few steps from the station. There is also a short distance to the city center and walking streets. At the reception all the receptionists were very kind and friendly. The chec-in and chec-out was very efficient. I had a newly renovated double room,... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This place has been there for ages, and you can see that from some of the rooms. Dont take economy rooms, they are really like 25 yrs. Old. Very nice people at the reception. Always happy, and making you feel most welcoming. Great breakfast, waiters are gathering loose dishes from tables very fast. This place is situated nicely, close to... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This hotel has a great location close to the railway station and the center. People working at the hotel were very friendly. Hotel rooms were quite simple but clean.Hotel also had a small parking place behind the hotel. Lovely sauna and jacuzzis as well for a relaxing start in the morning. The breakfast was very nice and abundant. As the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one night with one kid. Friendly staff and good location in the city. Parking available in the back of the hotel. Good size room and a nice breakfast. Our son loved the kids playroom. The morning sauna was really nice.

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Address: Hannikaisenkatu 35, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
Location: Finland > Western Finland > Jyvaskyla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra 4*
Number of rooms: 232
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Also Known As:
Sokos Hotel Jyväskylä

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