Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Kluuvikatu 8, Helsinki 00100 FI
View Map Near Ateneum Art Museum 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 business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
479 reviews

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

Breakfast

85/100
430 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
339 reviews

"Friendly service with great reception but subpar housekeeping."

WiFi

83/100
22 reviews

"Good internet service. Average wifi quality."

Room

64/100
501 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. Acceptable minibar.

Amenities

48/100
77 reviews

"Subpar entrance area and older facilities, but wonderful grounds." Unspectacular architecture. Well-suited elevator.

Bar

40/100
5 reviews

"Bar could improve."

Vibe

35/100
100 reviews

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

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Comfortable beds."

Location

97/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Service

88/100
8 reviews

"Friendly service."

Breakfast

82/100
15 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

64/100
13 reviews

"Rooms are reasonably comfortable and very quiet."

Room

54/100
15 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great shopping. Fantastic service."

Location

90/100
9 reviews

"Great location."

Service

84/100
6 reviews

"Friendly service."

Breakfast

77/100
5 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

50/100
8 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Great reception. Comfortable beds."

Location

97/100
8 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

81/100
5 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

67/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

60/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from families.

"Very quiet. Great location."

Location

97/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

87/100
5 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

70/100
6 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

60/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
72 reviews

"Great location, close to the train station."

Breakfast

90/100
71 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

83/100
40 reviews

"Friendly, professional service, and decent reception, but less well rated housekeeping."

WiFi

72/100
5 reviews

"Good internet service."

Comfort

66/100
55 reviews

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

Room

62/100
88 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.

Cleanliness

58/100
18 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms."

Amenities

48/100
9 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

30/100
12 reviews

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

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
14 reviews

"Great location, close to the train station."

Service

85/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

81/100
9 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

65/100
7 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

54/100
10 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

98/100
115 reviews

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

Breakfast

86/100
91 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
87 reviews

"Friendly service with great reception but subpar housekeeping."

WiFi

74/100
8 reviews

"Good internet service. Average wifi quality."

Room

66/100
108 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
25 reviews

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

Amenities

51/100
20 reviews

"Hotel buildings are substandard but amenities are OK."

Vibe

30/100
16 reviews

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

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
5 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

87/100
6 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Breakfast

87/100
6 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
9 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

86/100
10 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

82/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

68/100
6 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

59/100
9 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
36 reviews

"Great location with excellent sightseeing."

Breakfast

84/100
39 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

84/100
32 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

60/100
40 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Rooms in need of maintenance, with poorly rated bathrooms and furniture.

Amenities

48/100
6 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

26/100
10 reviews

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

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
5 reviews

"Great location."

Cleanliness

69/100
5 reviews

"Quite clean."

Comfort

65/100
7 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

59/100
8 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Service

84/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

83/100
12 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

72/100
7 reviews

"Very comfortable."

Room

64/100
8 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

91/100
11 reviews

"Great location."

Service

86/100
8 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

82/100
9 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

51/100
15 reviews

"Rooms are alright, but bathrooms are not great."

Vibe

26/100
6 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
119 reviews

"Great location with good parking availability." Great sightseeing and close to the station.

Service

86/100
103 reviews

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

Breakfast

78/100
117 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

68/100
96 reviews

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

Room

65/100
151 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

39/100
18 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

27/100
22 reviews

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

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Fantastic service. Great location."

Breakfast

84/100
5 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

67/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

55/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 88/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Service

87/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

83/100
11 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

56/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

95/100
40 reviews

"Great location. Good shopping and sightseeing."

Breakfast

86/100
23 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

86/100
22 reviews

"Great service, especially at reception."

Room

62/100
29 reviews

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

Amenities

51/100
10 reviews

"Hotel buildings are substandard but amenities are OK."

Vibe

37/100
10 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes."

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
15 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

88/100
17 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

86/100
10 reviews

"Friendly service."

Comfort

61/100
10 reviews

"Room size and comfort are OK, but beds are great."

Cleanliness

58/100
5 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

53/100
16 reviews

"Fine room size and cleanliness." Beds are superb, but bathrooms are lacking.

Amenities

48/100
5 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

27/100
6 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Review Semantics by TrustYou

Customer Reviews of Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Value
Rooms
Cleanliness
Service
Excellent
352
Very Good
694
Average
360
Poor
69
Terrible
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Recent Reviews:
finjourney
Lahti, Finland
Central location
Aug 12, 2019
Good old reliable Sokoshotel without any thrills. I've been staying here several times during few past years and there's never any unpleasant surprises. Everything works fine, rooms are tidy although... more »
Lev G
Rishon Lezion, Israel
All was very good!!!!
Aug 11, 2019
The location of property is excellent. The room was big enough. The cleaneless level is very high. The quality and quantity of breakfast were excellent. The size of screen of... more »
Mikael C
Copenhagen, Denmark
Trip type:
Business
Anonymous Hotel for a Short Stay
Jun 23, 2019
It's centrally-located, close to the train station to get to and from the airport and it's on a quiet street. The room lacks imagination in the design and has all... more »
Sanna H
Trip type:
Friends getaway
Very nice one night stay :)
Jun 16, 2019
Prefect location, really nice mini vacation. THANK YOU :) All shopping close. Friendly staff and just made the day. Good breakfast. Would recommend for a girls shopping weekend in Helsinki.... more »
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 »
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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 guestrooms 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.

Amenities / Features

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

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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