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
507 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
453 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
363 reviews

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

WiFi

80/100
24 reviews

"Good internet service."

Room

62/100
524 reviews

"Rooms are of average size, and moderately well-maintained, with nice beds." Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Rooms and furniture show their age, and there's no views to speak of. Substandard bathrooms, televisions, and air conditioning. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

47/100
78 reviews

"Subpar entrance area and older facilities, but wonderful grounds." Architecture not so nice. Well-suited elevator.

Bar

40/100
5 reviews

"Bar could improve."

Vibe

39/100
104 reviews

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

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
75 reviews

"Great location, close to the train station."

Breakfast

92/100
77 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
44 reviews

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

WiFi

68/100
5 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Comfort

62/100
56 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

"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 Outdated room and furniture, and problems with the A/C.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

55/100
20 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms."

Amenities

48/100
10 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

32/100
11 reviews

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

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
12 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

86/100
7 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

84/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

61/100
6 reviews

"Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms."

Room

52/100
9 reviews

"Average sized rooms."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
125 reviews

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

Breakfast

86/100
102 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
99 reviews

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

WiFi

70/100
9 reviews

"Good internet service. Average wifi quality."

Room

65/100
114 reviews

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

Cleanliness

58/100
24 reviews

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

Amenities

49/100
22 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment."

Vibe

34/100
18 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

89/100
7 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
9 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

89/100
11 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

82/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

63/100
7 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

55/100
10 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
44 reviews

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

Breakfast

89/100
45 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

84/100
38 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Cleanliness

62/100
13 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

58/100
47 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

52/100
5 reviews

"Ordinary amenities."

Vibe

32/100
11 reviews

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

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
6 reviews

"Great location."

Cleanliness

67/100
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 business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
15 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

89/100
12 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

84/100
6 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

66/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

55/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

88/100
10 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

87/100
9 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Comfort

63/100
10 reviews

"Relatively comfortable, with good beds."

Room

51/100
15 reviews

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

Vibe

32/100
5 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
114 reviews

"Great location, close to the train station. Parking is rare."

Service

83/100
94 reviews

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

Breakfast

82/100
111 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

65/100
93 reviews

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

Room

64/100
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

41/100
16 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

33/100
23 reviews

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

Rated 90/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
15 reviews

"Great location."

Service

87/100
7 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Breakfast

84/100
11 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

54/100
10 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
45 reviews

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

Breakfast

89/100
27 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

85/100
29 reviews

"Great service, especially at reception."

Room

60/100
33 reviews

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

Amenities

51/100
11 reviews

"Hotel buildings are substandard but amenities are OK."

Vibe

40/100
11 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

94/100
19 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

90/100
18 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Service

86/100
10 reviews

"Friendly service."

Comfort

59/100
10 reviews

"Mediocre comfort, room sizes and beds."

Cleanliness

56/100
5 reviews

"Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Room

54/100
16 reviews

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

Amenities

48/100
5 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Vibe

30/100
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
691
Average
358
Poor
69
Terrible
22
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Recent Reviews:
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 »
_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 »
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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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