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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, Joensuu

    Torikatu 20, Joensuu 80100, Finland
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    Overview
    • Excellent19%
    • Very good47%
    • Average32%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    “same building” (5 reviews)
    “pastries” (4 reviews)
    “nice hotel” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 63 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Did have a good stay in this Hotel. Nice rooms, good breakfast and a nice bar to spend the evening. The employees are wel willing and able to help you. Hotel is close to the center of Joensuu, which is a plus.

    Thank Jelies B
    Reviewed November 14, 2017

    I have stayed there twice during the past two months. We are in Eastern Finland and the service is friendly and nice as usually in Eastern Finland. My rooms were recently renovated: larger than new Finnish hotels. In my first visit the room was clean,...More

    Thank ExpTravellerOulu
    Reviewed November 3, 2017

    The hotel is very good. My room was large and confortable. The first impression was strange because the entrance hall is not so big and it is beside the entrance of a supermarket. The hall is beside also to a coffee-bar and a restaurant, so...More

    Thank fab49er
    Reviewed August 17, 2017

    Located in city center this is a good place if you want to go shopping or sightseeing. Room was quite nice but dusty, mirror was dusty, telephone was dusty. Street facing room so some street noice but not bothersome amount. They had small nice Spa...More

    Thank VilleR70
    Reviewed July 7, 2017

    Nice sized room overlooking river and despite being close to Joensuu centre it was pretty quiet.............although as my visit was in March and the weather was very cold and snowy that's maybe understandable. Nice sauna and pool, although limited gym equipment. Restaurant was very cosy...More

    Thank mountkeen
    Response from ReettaLaatikainen, Front Office Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, JoensuuResponded July 19, 2017

    Dear mountkeen, thank you for your review! It is nice to hear that your stay at our hotel went well and you enjoyed your stay. Have a nice summer! With best regards, Reetta Laatikainen

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $156 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 144
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    • North Karelia >
    • Joensuu
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    karinswhite
    January 6, 2015|
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    Response from ReettaLaatikainen | Property representative |
    Hello, we have few basic equipments that you can use: a running exercise mat, exercise bicycle, crosstrainer and rowing machine. With best regards, Reetta Korkalainen Front Office manager
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    "Don't accept a room towards the market place above the restaurant"
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    "Choose the new wing for better rooms."
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    "The room in the old side of the hotel is closer to breakfast restaurant 😀"
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    "Rooms to inner court are quieter. Rooms with street view are very noisy"
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