ORIGINAL SOKOS HOTEL HELSINKI

Kluuvikatu 8, Helsinki 00100 FI
View Map Near Senate Square Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
3.5 Star property
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09/24/2019 - 09/28/2019
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Summary of Verified Reviews

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
500 reviews

"Great location." Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Close to public transport and the train. Easy car access but inadequate parking.

Breakfast

88/100
451 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
358 reviews

"Friendly and professional service, with great reception but subpar housekeeping."

WiFi

80/100
24 reviews

"Good internet service."

Room

62/100
523 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Old, badly-maintained rooms with poor views. Substandard bathrooms, televisions, and air conditioning. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

49/100
77 reviews

"Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." Architecture not so nice. Well-suited elevator.

Bar

40/100
5 reviews

"Bar could improve."

Vibe

37/100
102 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating. Hotel could be more stylish. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Good choice for a city trip. Good for business people. Good for traveling with friends.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
75 reviews

"Great location near lots of shopping. Train station is close."

Breakfast

93/100
78 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

84/100
42 reviews

"Friendly and professional service, with great reception but subpar housekeeping."

WiFi

68/100
5 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Comfort

61/100
57 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, not too noisy, and comfortable enough." Beds are great, but A/C is lacking.

Room

60/100
97 reviews

"Excellent beds but only average cleanliness and furnishing." Poorly maintained, outdated rooms with unclean bathrooms and inadequate A/C. Average sized rooms.

Cleanliness

55/100
21 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms."

Amenities

49/100
10 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

30/100
11 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

86/100
7 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

61/100
6 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

51/100
9 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

99/100
124 reviews

"Great location. Near downtown with great sightseeing and shopping." Close to public transport and the train.

Breakfast

87/100
100 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
98 reviews

"Friendly and professional service, with great reception but subpar housekeeping."

WiFi

70/100
9 reviews

"Good internet service. Average wifi quality."

Room

66/100
112 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Old, poorly maintained rooms.

Cleanliness

59/100
22 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Amenities

51/100
22 reviews

"Amenities and facilities adequate but in need of updating."

Vibe

32/100
17 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
5 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

90/100
7 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

89/100
11 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

82/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

64/100
8 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

56/100
12 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
43 reviews

"Great location with excellent sightseeing. Train station is close."

Breakfast

89/100
45 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

88/100
37 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

56/100
46 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Poorly-maintained rooms, small bathrooms, and substandard furniture and A/C.

Amenities

53/100
5 reviews

"Ordinary amenities."

Vibe

28/100
11 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
6 reviews

"Great location."

Cleanliness

68/100
5 reviews

"Quite clean."

Comfort

63/100
6 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

58/100
7 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
16 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

89/100
12 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

83/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

65/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

54/100
8 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

89/100
10 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

87/100
9 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

62/100
10 reviews

"Relatively comfortable, with good beds."

Room

51/100
15 reviews

"Typical rooms with comfy beds, although bathrooms are not highly reviewed."

Vibe

29/100
5 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
107 reviews

"Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy."

Service

82/100
92 reviews

"Service is welcoming, but housekeeping is not great."

Breakfast

81/100
111 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

65/100
91 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, not too noisy, and comfortable enough." Beds are great, but A/C is lacking.

Room

63/100
148 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Bathrooms are dirty and rooms in need of maintenance. Outdated room and furniture, and problems with the A/C.

Amenities

43/100
15 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

29/100
22 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 90/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
16 reviews

"Great location."

Service

87/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

84/100
11 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

53/100
10 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
45 reviews

"Great location, close to the train station." Good shopping and sightseeing.

Breakfast

90/100
28 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
30 reviews

"Great service, especially at reception."

Room

60/100
33 reviews

"Rooms are an okay size but the bathrooms are poorly reviewed."

Amenities

53/100
11 reviews

"Average hotel building."

Vibe

38/100
11 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good city hotel. Great location."

Location

95/100
19 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

90/100
18 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

86/100
10 reviews

"Friendly service."

Comfort

58/100
10 reviews

"Mediocre comfort, room sizes and beds."

Cleanliness

57/100
5 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

54/100
16 reviews

"Rooms and beds are adequate. Bathroom could be optimized."

Amenities

49/100
5 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

28/100
6 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Review Semantics by TrustYou

Customer Reviews of Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Value
Rooms
Cleanliness
Service
Excellent
349
Very Good
689
Average
357
Poor
69
Terrible
22
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Recent Reviews:
Amex7878
Jyvaskyla, Finland
Trip type:
Family
Out of date
Apr 12, 2019
Confusing hotel. Downstairs everything looks nice, staff is lovely and hotel's location is great, but... Rooms are old and worn out. And eventhough we had room from the 8th floor... more »
_swedish5
Chorley, United Kingdom
Trip type:
Business
Short visit
Apr 3, 2019
Hotel very good, staff were very helpful had orders from friends to take back presents and the staff really helped where to buy things from they were excellent and the... more »
born-in-sixtytwo
Trip type:
Couples
Good location.
Mar 21, 2019
A very good location, the personnel are very nice and helpful and they have a great breakfast. The hotel was very environment-friendly and we enjoyed the bath-tub very much. All... more »
TravellinkWorld
Helsinki, Finland
Trip type:
Solo travel
Downtown
Mar 14, 2019
This location its really nice, i have balcony my room thanks for reception :) WiFi works well all the time and breakfast its good like Sokos Hotels normaly have. Room... more »
776lm
Finland
Trip type:
Business
Average in center of city
Mar 8, 2019
Hotel is very good located in the middle of Helsinki, close to train- and bus station and all the shops and restaurants outside the door. Hotel room (standard double) was... more »
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Property Description

Property Location
A stay at Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki places you in the heart of Helsinki, within a 5-minute walk of Esplanadi and Ateneum Art Museum. This eco-friendly hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Senate Square and 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Kauppatori Market Square.

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 206 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature bidets and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities
Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including a health club and a sauna. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and a television in a common area.

Dining
Enjoy French cuisine at Fransmanni, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Computer station
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Free WiFi
  • Free breakfast
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Health club
  • In-room accessibility
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of floors - 9
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Pets allowed
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in common areas
  • Total number of rooms - 206
  • Year Built - 1930

Misc Fees / Policies

Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per accommodation, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 20.0 per night
  • Facilities fee: EUR 8 per person, per stay and includes use of:

  • - Fitness facilities

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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