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Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“railway station”(36 reviews)
“superior room”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

This was my first stay at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki. It was a very positive surprise - I had never heard of the hotel before! The hotel is nicely located at walking distance from practically eveything in the centre. The only minus was that the...More

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Response from Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel HelsinkiResponded December 30, 2017

Dear marittapapu, On Sundays Frans&Amelie restaurant closes at 7pm but not to worry. Restaurant Memphis is open until 9 pm. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and I do hope to see you again. Best regards, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

Reviewed December 27, 2017

Hotel is excellent but the rooms are quite normal. If i would pay the room myself I would choose another hotel with the "wow" look. The breakfest was okay and the breakfest room interior was nice. The staff was very helpful.More

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Response from Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel HelsinkiResponded December 30, 2017

Dear 180minnak, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki has very interesting history. It has operated already 87 years. So there are lots of history, stories and memories attached to this hotel. For example legendary disco dancing in Helsinki...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017

Hotel was pretty basic and the rooms were old, but we had a nice stay and the service was friendly and nice. Also the breakfast was really good. We also got +1h for our checkout so we could have a rest after the breakfast, which...More

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Response from Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel HelsinkiResponded December 30, 2017

Dear Toni P, Thank you for your lovely review. I am happy to hear that you had a good visit in our hotel and that you were delighted with the late check out opportunity. You are most welcome again. Best regards, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

Reviewed December 27, 2017

Overall the experience in that hotel was good, in the morning i heard noises from upstairs (someone was walking around the room above my room). Also all towels in bathroom were missing, had to ask from reception. Otherwise great hotel at good location. Reception was...More

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Response from Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel HelsinkiResponded December 30, 2017

Dear rigdena, Thank you so much for your great review and kind words about our hotel. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest. You are most welcome again in Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki. Best regards, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Superior room was huge and very well appointed! Staff on reception were super friendly and helpful and answered all our questions. Breakfast was excellent in variety and options and very tasty too. I will definitely be back to Helsinki and I will be staying here...More

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Response from Hotel_Helsinki, Service Manager at Original Sokos Hotel HelsinkiResponded December 29, 2017

Dear karenmB6028MT, Thank you so much for you kind words and great review. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest. You are most welcome again. Sincerely, Elina Riipinen Service Manager

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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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$148 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#26 Business Hotel in Helsinki
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
$148 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#26 Business Hotel in Helsinki
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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132sandy
January 10, 2017|
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I'm afraid I don't know anything about renting winter boots. But it seems that there are some companies that rent winter clothes. Please google for example winter clothes rental Finland, or something similar and you'll get... More
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132sandy
January 3, 2017|
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Dear 132sandy, It is usually pretty cold in February, I'd say about -5 to -25 degrees of Celcius. But you never know, it might not be that cold this winter. Check the latest weather forecasts before you start your journey... More
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Springbok200
December 21, 2016|
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Dear Springbok200, I'm afraid our hotel doesn't have our own parking garage. Parking on the street is not allowed right next to the hotel, though street side parking can be found close by. Easiest is to take you car to P... More
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"The higher the better (less sounds from the street)"
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"One in our group had a balcony, but my room overlooked nearby roofs."
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"If you don't like noise ask for a room on the side away from the tram"
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"i was fifth wloor"
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