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Fabian Hotel
Ranked #2 of 66 Hotels in Helsinki
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed October 26, 2012

The staff at the Fabian Hotel could not have been more friendly and accommodating! I did have several technical problems with the electronics in my room but each time the front desk people came promptly to reset and repair the issues. They staff worked hard to make me comfortable — as I was traveling and fighting a cold. The room was quiet and comfortable. The location perfect.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled solo
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Reviewed October 24, 2012

This hotel was the best of my 2 month trip! It is small and cozy. My room had a hollywood meets safari feel, in the best possible way. The room was a good size. The hotel was in a good location, a quick walk (<5 min) to the Esplanade, Harbor and the marketplace, with shops and restaurants right nearby, but it was just far enough away to be quiet. There seemed to be a police or military office across the street which only served to make me feel safer. The rooms were clean, breakfast was good and had many options, and the staff was very nice.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled solo
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1  Thank Katyhack
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Reviewed October 24, 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Fabian when attending to a wedding in Helsinki. First time away from the kids in 5 years, this was the perfect get-away for us! The room was luxurious and spacious and calm as I had reqested, the bathroom warm and clean and the breakfast was very nice in a homely environment. I believe there were some problems with the TV-channels, but since we didn't go there to watch TV, it didn't bother us and we didn't even remember to mention it in the reception. We will definitely visit this hotel again!

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  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

My boyfriend and I stayed here on the last night of our 2 week trip around Europe and we couldn't have been happier with hotel Fabian. After staying in all sorts of hostels, apartments and hotels for 2 weeks, I was so relieved to walk into our room and see that it really was as clean and cozy as the pictures let on. The bed was plush with lots of pillows, the bathroom was relatively luxurious, and the style of the room was impeccable - not to mention, the staff was very friendly and helpful. We only had one night out in Helsinki, but found that the location was close to many of the bars and restaurants we wanted to try. The hotel breakfast was excellent, as well.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 22, 2012

He hotel ima very nice, cozy with very nice rooms, and very confortable. The breakfast is great and the personnel very nice. Very good option. The only problem is that the rooms are quite cold but if you ask for extra heater at the reception, they would send you one.

  • Stayed: June 2012
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Reviewed October 22, 2012

I really liked Hotel Fabian. The service was excellent. The location was a 10 min walk from city centre which was not bad (but the surrounding area was pretty quiet). Room was fine, bathroom was really nice. TV was fine, but a little annoying that when you switched off and then switched back on you immediately went back to the paid for menu. Free WIFI a plus and the breakfast and bar were great. There is no gym/pool/sauna but I knew that prior to booking. Overall no complaints.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed October 21, 2012

Hotel Fabian is small cozy a hotel with character and it is simply perfect. Conveniently located in the center of Helsinki it offers everything the traveler might desire. Concierge and staff are kind and efficient. Rooms and common spaces have furniture and decorations in pure, simple and warm Finnish style. Wood and steel everywhere. Rooms are modern, very well equipped and very nice and cozy with perfect dimensions and with very comfortable beds. I have slept very well indeed: right temperature and perfect silence. Bathroom is very comfortable and the shower is a plus. There is free Wi-Fi. The restaurant does not have a restaurant but offers a very nice buffet breakfast. Strongly recommend to travelers for both business and leisure.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled on business
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Additional Information about Fabian Hotel

Address: Fabianinkatu 7, Helsinki 00130, Finland
Location: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 66 Hotels in Helsinki
Price Range: $141 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fabian Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 58
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The 58-room hotel at Fabianinkatu 7 right in the heart of the city expands the range of services available for travellers who prefer to plan their trips themselves. A special feature of the new hotel will be eight extended stay rooms for those who wish to spend a longer time in Helsinki. The architecture of the building plays a key role in the design of the interiors creating a unique identity for the hotel. ... more   less 
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