We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

CheapSleep Helsinki

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
CheapSleep Helsinki
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

184 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 93: English reviews
Balmain, Australia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Terrible experience. The staff were incredibly rude and unhelpful when we asked any question. It was really expensive the most expensive of our trip and the worst accommodation. The bathrooms are budget and the rooms over filed.

Helpful?
Thank Chloe R
St. Petersburg, Russia
Level Contributor
16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Very good price per night! Hostel is far enough from center. Amusement park Linnunmiaki in 10 minutes walking. There are convenient kitchen here. Showers is not bad. Supermarket Alepa is in the first floor of the hostels building. If you are ready for simple conditions - this hostel for you!

Helpful?
Thank Lev_shopun
Paris, France
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

Well it was a really good price per night, but the location is not very close to the downtown, you have to take a bus everywhere, wich is a bit expensive, next the building its really old, the first time we didn´t recognize the hostel it was very late at night so you have to look very carefully to find... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lorena C
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

The hostel itself was ok but we were very shocked to see that there were almost only immigrants/refugees staying there, all men who could not help but stare at all our moves. I was glad, as a female, to be there with male friends even though in the end they did nothing more than staring.

Helpful?
1 Thank 21Julie94

Travelers are raving about these Helsinki hotels

Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

I know that there is refugee crisis in Europe but I still prefer not to sleep in a reception centre. Place was full of smoke because of 30 Arabian men cooking. I am also fine of having men around in a hostel but when they are staring at you like a big peace of meat.

Helpful?
1 Thank Iiris V
Copenhagen, Denmark
Level Contributor
79 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

It was a coincidence that I ended up at this hostel. I had booked an apartment much more expensive on my arrival and was disappointed. I had to find another one in less than one hour. It was the best decision I've made. It is a very well organized place where one can cook and meet people from different background... More 

Helpful?
Thank Eliana v
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

I stayed in one of the dorms for one night. The bed and the room was okay. The linen was included in the price. I got a locker and the lock (using card) for putting my stuff for free. The shower room, however, was too small for me. The kitchen, dining room and living room were alright and quite spacious.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Suri-GH
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
153 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Not the best hostel, but a basic 'budget' option in Helsinki. The double rooms are pretty nice and not expensive. The shared facilities and common areas are okay, however not really clean and a bit boring (especially the living room). The staff isn't very friendly and not willing to offer service or help. There is no breakfast, but on the... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Marloes020
Level Contributor
32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Cheap sleep for an expensive city! We all know that Helsinki it is not cheap, therefore making a comparison, this hostel offers a quite good accommodation in the city. The hostel itself is nice, welcoming and comfortable. I had a huge room, perhaps more or less 20 people were sleeping, furnished with new furniture and despite the number was well... More 

Helpful?
Thank davide t
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

One of the most awful places you could go to! THERE WASN'T ANY INFO POSTED ANYWHERE TO INFORM THAT THIS IS ACTUALLY A REFUGEE CAMP! The place is 99.9% packed with horny refugees that will stare at you like you're a piece of meat. I was terrified every time I went to the bathroom, and I didn't use the showers!... More 

Helpful?
12 Thank Diana D
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

32 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (32)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Other (16)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Helsinki hotels
Vironniemi
Hotel Katajanokka
Hotel Katajanokka
#6 of 64 in Helsinki
4.5 of 5 stars 1,201 reviews
Ava Hotel
#43 of 64 in Helsinki
3.5 of 5 stars 134 reviews
Cumulus Kallio Helsinki
#47 of 64 in Helsinki
3.5 of 5 stars 117 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Hotel Rantapuisto
#33 of 64 in Helsinki
4.0 of 5 stars 183 reviews
Vironniemi
Eurohostel
Eurohostel
#4 of 23 in Helsinki
3.5 of 5 stars 565 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As of 1st of December 2015, SleepCheap Hostel is temporarily closed. At least for 6 months or until the Summer ... more   less 

Additional Information about CheapSleep Helsinki

Address: Sturenkatu 27, Helsinki 00510, Finland
Location: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki
Price Range: $28 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — CheapSleep Helsinki 1.5*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Agoda, TripOnline SA, Hotwire and Odigeo so you can book your CheapSleep Helsinki reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay