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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rewell Center 101, Vaasa 65100, Finland
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Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Vaasa
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Tampere, Finland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a weekend night. The hotel was easy to find in Vaasa, but then the reception was not. So many doors and corridors in this shopping center complex. Staff was very friendly. They warned about the noise coming from the night club and placed me even even as high as possible. The room was nice and clean. This... More

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Vejle, Denmark
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98 reviews 98 reviews
43 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

If you want to stay right at the center of "Downtown Vaasa" Sokos is the place to stay, you couldn't get much closer to the center. The Hotel is located inside a shopping center, and it can be slightly difficult to find the reception, as well as the breakfast restaurant, but then again, you in the center, you're in a... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

I stay in Sokos a couple of times a year and I can tell its quite a good place. They have a friendly staff, its normal in Finland, rooms are clean and breakfasts are good. I don't like Mexican restaurant Amarillo too much, it doesn't worth if you want to have a good dinner. Lobby bar is ok. Hotel sauna... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

It is right in the downtown, by the market square. The room in which I stayed was not facing the market place, so it was really quiet, but the view was plain and grey. The breakfast was smorgasbord style with quality food and a huge variety to choose from. The staff at the reception was really helpful and nice. I... More

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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

The Vaakuna Hotel location is as central as it can be, parking OK in the undergroung parking hall, with direct access to the reception. The reception space itself is cramped, no cosy reception hall here. The personnel, however, were friendly and attentive. The room we got was on the 6th floor, newly renovated, spacious, good beds, big bathroom - we... More

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Oulu, Finland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
39 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The location is excellent by the market place. There can be noise on the rooms facing the square at nights. Friendly and nice service. There is a good access directly from the "Toriparkki" underground parking facility. The room was nice and clean. However, the work desk is pretty small if you must work in the room. The amenities in standard... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
18 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Vaasa used to be a very beautiful city, but its main square has been spoiled by an architectural horror of enormous proportions, the Rewell Center. It fills one side of the square and is a good contender in the ugliest modernist buildings class in Finland. The hotel is just a small part of the house and accessible from a very... More

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Vantaa, Finland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

This hotel has been recentely renovated and rooms are quite modern and clean. Nothing wrong with the rooms and buffet breakfast is according to the good Sokos hotel standard . Even if the doors are soundproof the noices from outside the hotel (there is bar downstairs and the hotel in by the central squeer) can be heard. Also party packets,... More

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Vaasa, Finland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

Compared to the nights before in Seinajoki lakeus sokos hotel this hotel in Vaasa is oustanding, good service , good rooms, just perfect.

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Jarvenpaa, Finland
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111 reviews 111 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

This hotel has a great location right on the central square within walking distance to the seaside. We had a superior room which was nice and overlooked the central square. A bit small for a superior room but well appointed. The only bad point, I wasn't told about having to drive into the underground parking to access reception and check... More

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Address: Rewell Center 101, Vaasa 65100, Finland
Location: Finland > Western Finland > Vaasa
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Vaasa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Eight-story Hotel situated in glass-enclosed shopping center, in a major west-coast port town. ... more   less 
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