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Yrjonkadun Swimming Hall

Yrjoenkatu 21, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 31087401
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Relaxed feeling, beautiful atmosphere. Be prepared to that you're allowed to swim without a... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2014
Helsinki, Finland
Get ya gear off

Its the oldest public swimming hall in Finland and if your after the Finnish experience i say go... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2014
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Facility offers several varieties of sauna and a splendid art deco pool.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“men and women” (25 reviews)
“swimming suit” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Yrjoenkatu 21, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 31087401
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Reviewed November 27, 2014

Relaxed feeling, beautiful atmosphere. Be prepared to that you're allowed to swim without a swimming suit / bikini. Of course, different opening hours for women & men.

2  Thank Charlotta08
Reviewed November 25, 2014

Its the oldest public swimming hall in Finland and if your after the Finnish experience i say go for it well worth it

Thank Threadersmal
Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

If you want to do something to remember while you are staying in Helsinki, you should definetly go to Yrjönkatu Swimming Hall. The place is so autentic and beatiful and the experience will be something speciall and different!

1  Thank meeri t
Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for a traditional place in Helsinki where to go swimming, then this is your place. The price is decent and the sauna is excellent. The atmosphere is relaxed and really encourages you to just enjoy the bath.

1  Thank Paul L
Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Actually, I'm not writing as a tourist, but as a regular visitor, and would like to share few tips. This swimming hall is historic, the oldest public swimming hall in Finland. It still follows the naturist ideals of 1920's, and as it doesn't have separate...More

24  Thank patuhelsinki
Reviewed October 2, 2014

I went there on Saturday afternoon and had a really lovely time. Wonderful historic atmosphere surrounded by magnificent architecture. I shared a cabin with the person in front of me in the queue. We got naked together and it was all very natural. I didn't...More

3  Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Finally got to these baths. Check the days as its women some days and men on others (Tues, Thursdays & Saturdays).Swam naked in the Art Deco Swimming baths and enjoyed the Sauna. Be warned the water is cold!

Thank Mark G
Reviewed September 17, 2014

What a fantastic experience and very liberating, the Yrjonkadun swimming hall is a beautiful place and when you are allowed to walk around naked having a beautiful swim and sauna it is a wonderful thing. The cafe is lovely upstairs if you pay for the...More

1  Thank Phillip O
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Cant really rate accurately since It is closed till 31st of August. But it is not provided in their website. So I thought of writing it here.

19  Thank MelLSH
Reviewed April 17, 2014

If you like to swim naked and are from a country like Canada, where this only happens in lakes at night then you will love this place. I felt like I was part of some secret all-female society, swimming naked and listening to the sound...More

13  Thank JB4059
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Andy D
Are all sessions single sex? My wife and I would like to go together!
July 9, 2015|
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Response from BoysInNY | Reviewed this property |
No, only one sex is allowed each day.