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Scandic Tampere City

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Hameenkatu 1, Tampere 33100, Finland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As the name suggests the hotel is right in the centre of Tampere. Rooms are well-equipped and clean, and pretty spacious. The heavy duty glazing means that despite the central location (and the proximity of the railway station), the rooms are nice and quiet, at least on the upper floors. The staff were all friendly and helpful. The downsides are... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night on my first visit to Tampere. The hotel is clean and the staff friendly. I have stayed before at the Rica hotels and was intereested to see if Scandic compared since Scandic has recently taken over Rica. The overall experience was very similar to the Rica, which is a plus. In addition the hotel restaurant was... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is well-situated in the heart of the city. Most major attractions are easily accessible. Only negative point about the hotel premises is the basement parking lot, which is very tight, requiring lots of concentration during parking. We had a top floor room, which previously probably has been two small rooms, which were combined during renovation. So the room... More

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Turkey, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I was erasmus student in tampere univ.of tech.in 2007.nothing turistic here,but very wonderful city where there are so many lakes,green areas.there are a couple of museums and always some activities which are organized by municipality of tampere.nice cafes also there to read sth peacefully.i also like to walk on the main street from train station to main bus stop in... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is a popular hotel and reasonable value. The staff were all helpful and friendly. We were also given a generous number of vouchers on arrival. Breakfast was good with a wide choice - but always busy. The room was clean. The pillows were not popular with my family. When I booked I realised I had made a mistake because... More

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Vaasa, Finland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

I have often stayed at this nice hotel. The service has always been very friendly. The room was very clean (superior). Only thing what I hope is that hotel would changes new pillows! One evening we had to wait food very long time. Food was anyway very good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
39 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Nice, clean & roomy hotel with mini-bar, safe & writing desk. Bed was ok but had those stupid half size square pillows again. No openable windows with internal view of the food court. Good shower except stupid glass screen means water goes all over the bathroom floor. Hairdryer & shaving mirror. Good breakfast.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed here for work - very acceptable hotel and room for the price. Rooms were clean and well appointed. Breakfast was excellent (especially if you are keen for pickled fish) and there are plenty of dining options for the evening. Location was very central and easy to get to. Staff were particularly friendly and helpful. Would stay again and recommend... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

Very Nice hotel right in the centre with access to some nice restaurants locally but a very nice food court in the hotel itself. Rooms very comfortable however rather warm as the temp is pre set to 22degrees and also a dimmer light that won't turn off - you need to pull out the card to turn off the power... More

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Oulu, Finland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I've stayed here a few times before, too. Scandic Tampere City is very centrally located just opposite the Tampere Railway Station, so a good base for shopping and night life, too. Rooms are spacious (at least in the newer side of the hotel where my room was this time). Some rooms have windows and view to the restaurant in the... More

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Address: Hameenkatu 1, Tampere 33100, Finland
Location: Finland > Western Finland > Tampere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Tampere City 3.5*
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