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Scandic Kuopio
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Satamakatu 1, Kuopio 70100, Finland   |  
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Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Kuopio
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tallinn, Estonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel with good, fresh rooms. Frendly and helpful personal. Very good restaurant with good taist. Gym big enough for hotel. small pool and sauna but I did not try them. Breakfast has limited choice, very std continental breakfast. Anyway I will recommend this hotel due to good location and overall positive conditions.

Stayed April 2015, traveled on business
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Scandic Kuoppio in December 2014. Found check in fast with pleasant service. Hotel exterior is a little old fashioned but inside hotel newly refurbished and welcoming. Enjoyed drinks in bar area from friendly and attentive staff. Breakfast here is excellent with lots of choices and organic, gluten, lactose free options. Plenty of fresh fruit to start your day so don't miss out on this.

My room over looked the beautiful lake and was spacious with large chaise lounge, plenty of wardrobe space and comfortable bed. Recently renovated in modern typically scandi style. Bathroom small but modern and clean with excellent walk in shower with glass surround. As with most hotels in area no tea or coffee making facilities being British I missed this so bring a travel kettle if that's what you like. Rooms warm and cosy which was needed in the middle of the Finnish winter time.

Hotel situated slightly out of town centre and takes around 15 mins to walk to main town square. Although you do pass many bar shops and restaurants on the way, so places close by to eat. Whilst here we walked to the famous tower which at a steady pace takes around an hour and half and by the lake and neighbouring islands.

Good hotel so as central as most but would return if in area.

Stayed December 2014, traveled on business
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Juha N, Front Office Manager at Scandic Kuopio, responded to this review, 1 week ago
Hello,

thank you so much for your friendly summary. It is nice to hear that you liked our service and the new renovated room. Starting this week we have water boiler also in superior rooms. We wish you warmly welcome to Scandic Kuopio again.
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Additional Information about Scandic Kuopio

Address: Satamakatu 1, Kuopio 70100, Finland
Location: Finland > Eastern Finland > The Lakelands > Kuopio
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Kuopio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Kuopio 3.5*
Number of rooms: 137
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Scandic Kuopio is renovated with a modern interior design during spring 2014. We have totally 137 renovated and aircontitioned guest rooms, 8 meeting rooms, bar and restaurant, sauna, indoor swimming pool and gym. Our hotel is located right in the centre of Kuopio beside the beautiful lake of Kallavesi, making it an excellent starting point for seeing the sights of the city. The Kuopio passenger harbour and beach are located right next to our hotel, and you can find the best souvenirs from the Kuopio market place. ... more   less 
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