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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Reviewed December 15, 2016

    Have stayed at Hotel Vaakuna for many years. Love the place. Rooms are large by today's standards. They're comfortable, well appointed and offer everything you need including a good bed. Breakfast in T the top floor restaurant, served buffet style, is sumptuous and very satisfying....More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Petra, reception at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded December 21, 2016

    Dear TravelKnight, I am so happy to hear you feel like home when visiting us here in Helsinki. You are always welcome to stay with us and enjoy our services. And yes, our location is very good for all travellers around the world! See you...More

    Reviewed December 13, 2016

    Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is situated in the center of Helsinki just near the railway station. If you would like to have a quiet room. Please ask for a room with windows to the inner yard. Breakfast at the 10th floor was excellent.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded December 20, 2016

    Dear Jaana W, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to comment on your stay with us. I'm happy to hear that despite our center location you still had a good night sleep and enjoyed our breakfast! Hopefully we'll get to welcome...More

    Reviewed December 13, 2016

    Location is good for participants to arrive. Dinner service went fluently without problems and food was praised by the guests. Only problem was in the Morning when one of my guests used elevator what was meant for personnel only. There was a sign on the...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded December 20, 2016

    Dear jaakkoi824, thank you for choosing us to accommodate you and your guests while visiting Helsinki. You feedback is highly appreciated. We are very happy to hear that your dinner was a success and that your guests had a tasteful experience! We are sure to...More

    Reviewed December 7, 2016

    Nice Hotel in very good location right next to central railway station with fast connection to HEL airport. Excellent breakfast. Quiet and quite nice rooms. A lot of fine restaurants, bars and other services very near.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded December 12, 2016

    Dear jari722, thank you for visiting our hotel and for taking the time to comment on your stay. We are very happy to hear that our center location was suitable for your needs and that you had a good night sleep despite the city life...More

    Reviewed December 6, 2016

    nothing much to add to the markings. Maybe the quality of the room did not match the price. The meals too expensive in comparison to money paid for them. Good wines and very good service at the bar. Less good at the reception: the person...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Petra, reception at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded December 21, 2016

    Dear Anssih, thank you for your stay here in Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki and your time to write this review. Sorry to hear you did not like all our services, but happy to hear the service at the bar was excellent. I hope you...More

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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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    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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    October 5, 2015|
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    Hi, We do not have own parking, but we have contract rates with the parking garage Eliel, which is next to the hotel.
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    "Top floor and view to train station"
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    "rooms in level 8 and above are atleast most quiet ones."
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    "Book with the hotel and they will be happy to help you choose the right room for you eg with a view, silent..."
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    "I'm guessing higher floors have better views. We were on the 7th floor, across from the elevator, but it..."
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