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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“railway station”(109 reviews)
“floor restaurant”(24 reviews)
“excellent location”(100 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsrailway stationfloor restaurantexcellent locationsame buildingtop floordepartment storeluggage roomnice staythe heart of the citycentral locationbreakfast is servedsingle roombusiness tripbreakfast roomsuperior roomnice hotelnice room
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The breakfast was so brilliant! I was glad bc there were a lot of healthy food available to start the day e.g. berries, fruits, vegetables.. The location was perfect, just few steps away from Helsinki central railway station. Room was clean and nice and I...More

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 2 days ago

Dear ojt2018, Thank you so much for taking the time in sharing your great experience with us. We are so delighted that we managed to exceed your expectations in terms of hotel facilities, service and our convenient location! We warmly welcome you back and we...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The very luxorious hotel in the heart of Helsinki. The service was just what I expected. Easy to stay in this hotel. The breakfast was perfect even if there was a lot of people staying in this hotel. +++++More

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 2 days ago

Dear miia36, What a delight it is to read your kind comments and to know that we were able to make your stay so wonderful! Your feedback is highly valued as it allows us to ensure that each guest experiences a memorable stay with us!...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Room was very nice and clean. Bathroom was clean and big enough. Location is really good in the centre and still the street noice did not come to the room. Room was also big ebough. Service was excellentMore

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 2 days ago

Dear juhanaipatti5, Thank you for choosing Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna for your recent stay in Helsinki and for leaving a review on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to know that you had a most wonderful experience here in Vaakuna and we very much appreciate your recommendation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

All personnelr we met were very friendly. Hotel is at very good location by railway station. Nice bar at street level. Breakfast was good but could be richer in selection, especially missed some sweeter dishes like pancakes or Danish pastries.More

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 2 days ago

Dear christiantallskog, Thank you for your stay at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, Helsinki. Thank you also for taking time to write this kind review! We are very delighted to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us overall. I am going to forward your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A Comfortable pieceful room, the hotel has a very good location , there is an easy acces to go everywhere in city center of go to outside city for example by train, there is friendly personal and service, even I checked out very early, there...More

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Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 1 week ago

Dear helinaluttinen, Thank you very much for your stay at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna and for your precious time to write this lovely review. Our personal is working hard ensuring that each and every one of our guests would have a pleasant stay. I would...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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$162 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Green Hotel in Helsinki
#14 Business Hotel in Helsinki
#19 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
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Lisa S
November 8, 2016|
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Response from Vaakuna | Property representative |
Dear Lisa, yes, we are just next to the main railway station of Helsinki, where all the trains arrives and depart. West terminal is less than 20 mins away, where to catch the ferry to Tallinn. Easy to reach by the tram... More
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latdi
January 29, 2016|
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Response from Ilona S | Reviewed this property |
I think not every hotel room has a full size bath, but you can ask for it, a lot of them do. Breakfast is served at the 10th floor. You'll have nice wievs over the roof tops of Helsinki. And yes: they do have possibility to... More
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"If you are not used to traffic sound when sleeping, ask for a room away from Mannerheimintie"
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