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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki

Asema-aukio 2, 100 Helsinki, Uusimaa

+358 201 234 610
$152
Rate

per night

8.5
Great

based on 2,414 reviews

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About Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki, Helsinki

Cleanliness
8.6
Comfort
8.5
Location
9.7
Services
8.3
Staff
8.8
Value for money
7.8

Enjoy a luxurious experience in the heart of Helsinki at the Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna. Originally designed as a building for the Olympics in 1952, it has been refurbished into a luxury hotel offering a mix of value and comfort for all types of travelers. There is an airport shuttle service to take you to and from the airport, so you don't have to worry about calling a cab. When you arrive, you'll be given access to free high-speed Internet for your stay on property. The front desk of the hotel stays open 24-hours a day to provide you with any amenities or services you need. The Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna has an on-site convenience store so you can find essentials and fun gift items without having to go elsewhere. Each of the 270 rooms at the Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is unique in design, featuring colors that reflect the vibrancy of the city. Inside the rooms, you'll find a host of modern comforts that include a stocked minibar, private bathroom, and flat-screen TV. In addition, you can order room service to have hot meals delivered to you on demand. The hotel's on-site restaurant is Ravintola Loiste, which is open for breakfast and dinner. In the morning, it invites guests to partake in a breakfast buffet, where you can find local and international items to try out. During the evening, the restaurant transforms into a sit-down venue with a host of specialty dishes. There is also an on-site bar where you can enjoy a refreshing cocktail at night. The Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is within walking distance to a number of famous attractions that include Finlandia Hall, Helsinki Cathedral, and Ateneum Art Museum.


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Basics

  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box

General

  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • City view
  • VIP room facilities

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Children's television networks

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)

Spa

  • Spa
  • Sauna

Places of interest near Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki

Attractions in Helsinki, Finland curated by momondo

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki location: Asema-aukio 2, 100 Helsinki, Uusimaa

Sightseeing

Helsingin päärautatieasema0.1 mi
Helsinki City Centre0.2 mi
Helsingin kaupungintalo0.5 mi
Seurasaari Open Air Museum2.0 mi

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki Reviews

8.5
GreatBased on 2414 verified guest reviews
8.2Solo
8.6Families
8.4Couples
8.6Friends

Pros +
  • Best location and helpful staff. (in 133 reviews)
  • Great breakfast buffet and views! (in 106 reviews)
  • "Perfect location, just beside railway station." (in 69 reviews)
Cons -
  • Only mattress lied on the floor. (in 9 reviews)
  • The extra bed location not practical. (in 8 reviews)
  • Room was quite small but tidy (in 3 reviews)

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Frequently asked questions

  • Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is $41 cheaper than the average 4 star hotel in Helsinki. You can usually find a nightly rate of $175 when staying at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki.

  • If there is no traffic, the 10.1 mi drive between Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa and Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki should only take about 30min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • With parking available at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki, you could always rent a car for as low as $31/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Helsinki. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa to Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki.

  • Yes, Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Helsinki for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Helsinki guests staying in Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +358 201 234 610.

  • The city center nearest to Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is Helsinki, which is 0.5 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Helsingin päärautatieasema, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • The best contact number for Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is +358 201 234 610.

  • Yes, Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.


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