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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hovioikeudenkatu 2, Kouvola 45100 , Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014
maippi71 Kangasala, Finland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Kangasala, Finland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Just stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. Very comfy room, escpecially the bed. The room was nicely updated, modern and kept very clean. The hotel had a nice restaurant, good breakfast buffet as is expected in Finland. It also had the bar open as we were a large group altogether.. Everything in the city was at walking distance. Free... More

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Oulu, Finland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The brand Original Sokos Hotel seems to vary a lot and this was not their best hotel. The reception was stalled when we arrived, I'd expected more fluent service, especially on busy summer season. The hotel had many families and kids were very well taken care of which was nice to see. The hotel was quiet and peaceful which was... More

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Brick, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Can use a swimming pool instead of the overgrown planter, because it will make the hotel more money. The people that visit Tyykymaki will spend more time there spending money on food and drinks rather than going elsewhere! Brilliant!

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Vaakuna was my first stop over on my short Finland tour. I have to say Vaakuna is nice and good joice to stay. Check-in was quick and person behind the counter was very friendly and nice. Room was clean. Only small inconvenience was the shower. Water pressure was more breath from cow than desent shower. That's something they gotta fix.... More

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Helsinki, Finland
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Weekend travelling with family. For 2+2 room rather small and additional bed not the best one. Restaurant service good with tasty food. Nice cousy lobby bar with sports from tv. If coming by car, a bit strange parking fees - free on day by paying for evening! Very good personnel with excellent service. Accidently our youngest child left her "sleeping... More

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

Nice restaurant and pub dowmnstairs. I even saw my favorit hockey game live there. Friendly bartender who proposed me one of the best gognags I've ever have. Rooms are nice, clean and quit. I can recommened.

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Halifax, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

If you just want to sleep then this place is fine, ordinary and bland.. but fine. If you need any help with anything you wont get it here. I checked in for one night before catching the train to Saint Petersburg. I dont speak the local language and asked if the staff could help me figure out long term parking... More

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St Petersburg
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I've mailed to the hotel for reservation. The speed of the answers is incredible. We have completed booking in 10 minutes after 3-4 mails. I've been offered three options for a family stay. Room is quite, standard, nothing special. Iron and iron board was surprising. Reception is quick and staff smiling. Even if the hotel is aged, it is clean... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
20 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Overnight stop on the way up to Lappeenranta, travelling with one year-old son. Crib provided as requested. Check in pretty busy, had to wait a while, but they did try to comfort our upset baby with a book. Hotel restaurant on the expensive side, food good, though not amazing. Dinner was fine, as was breakfast. Parking at the hotel is... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Nice quiet hotel, standard sample of the Sokos chain. Good sauna. Tip: the hotel parking is no longer free, but there is no need to use it, as the nearest free parking is just 50 meters away (Hovioikeudenkatu street).

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Address: Hovioikeudenkatu 2, Kouvola 45100 , Finland
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Kouvola
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna 4*
Number of rooms: 172
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