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Top Helsinki City Centre Cheap Hotels

Hotel Kamp
5 out of 5
Pohjoisesplanadi 29, Helsinki
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The price is $252 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
4.6/5Exceptional! (973 reviews)

"Great hotel, staff were very friendly. Centrally locates, with great onsite restaurants. Would definitely recommend and stay again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Hotel Kamp
Holiday Inn Helsinki City Centre
4 out of 5
Elielinaukio 5, Helsinki
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The price is $77 per night from Oct 10 to Oct 11
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)
Highly recommended

"Very comfortable and near the central station with everything including supermarkets nearby,good lobby,good sized bed and room and comfortable bathrooms with handshower.Will stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Holiday Inn Helsinki City Centre
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Helsinki
4.5 out of 5
Mikonkatu 23, Helsinki
The price is $129 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.3/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"Excellent location, very polite staff, very clean. Gym is however of very low standards for a hotel brand like this."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Helsinki

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GLO Hotel Helsinki Kluuvi
4 out of 5
Kluuvikatu 4, Helsinki
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The price is $124 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
4.3/5Excellent! (950 reviews)

"The hotel was in a very nice area with many excellent restaurants close by. It was walking distance to many of the tourist attractions and museums. An excellent area for those interested in shopping with a great variety of stores. The hotel location was ideal for travelling to the airport as transport ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

GLO Hotel Helsinki Kluuvi
Scandic Grand Marina
4 out of 5
Katajanokanlaituri 7, Helsinki
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The price is $100 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 18
4.1/5Very Good! (956 reviews)

"Really cool building with some history and handy for Viking Line terminal but a bit far from Kaampi on foot"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Scandic Grand Marina
Hellsten Helsinki Senate
3 out of 5
Kauppiaankatu 5, Helsinki
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The price is $81 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"Room is dated, but compensated for by cleanliness, comfortable bed, and lots of room!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hellsten Helsinki Senate
Seurahuone Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Kaivokatu,12, Helsinki, HEL
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3.9/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"We stayed at the Scandic Simonkenetta as the Seurahuone was being renovated. Scandic got in touch with us and advised us of the change."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Seurahuone Hotel
Hotel Arthur
3 out of 5
Vuorikatu 19, Helsinki
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The price is $76 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
3.8/5Good! (1,315 reviews)

"I have been in this hotel many times before. In the current trip I spent one month(!) in this place, because the worldwide COVID-19 situation. I have been ALONE within last 3 weeks in the 203-rooms hotel! It was a real examinations for a hotel stuff, for all services, etc. in the extraordinary situation. ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

Hotel Arthur
Scandic Kaisaniemi
3.5 out of 5
Kaisaniemenkatu 7, Helsinki
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The price is $103 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 18
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)

"Good n convinient"…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Scandic Kaisaniemi
Eurohostel
2 out of 5
Linnankatu 9, Helsinki
The price is $39 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
3.7/5Good! (986 reviews)
Awesome location and 24/7 receptionist.

"Great stay and close to the city. Kitchen and receptionists are excellent.Tram stop just in front of the hostel. Very convenient."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Eurohostel
Kongressikoti Hotel
2 out of 5
Snellmaninkatu 15 A, Helsinki
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3.4/5 (183 reviews)

"Location good. Property condition needs renovation."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Kongressikoti Hotel
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Cheap Hotels in Helsinki City Centre

Check out cheap places to stay in Helsinki City Centre on Expedia.com and plan a vacation that fits your budget. Helsinki City Centre is a destination that visitors enjoy for its festivals and museums. You can scroll through a wide offering of accommodation choices with special member prices and Expedia Rates to score the best deal for you. With our site's handy page filters, you can search by price per night, or by top amenities like free breakfast and free airport transportation. If you're hoping for reasonable options around local sights, such as Helsinki Cathedral or Senate Square, try out the location filters to narrow down your search. As you browse, click the heart button to keep track of your favorites so that you can return to them easily when you're ready to book.

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Planning Your Trip to Helsinki City Centre

Still deciding on your trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 16°F
  • Rainiest months: December, June, January, and May, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches
  • Driest months: April, March, December, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.06 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Helsinki City Centre

Helsinki City Centre is known for its festivals and museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Helsinki Cathedral and Senate Square, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Uspenski Cathedral, or check out the area's cultural spots like Ateneum Art Museum and Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art.

Travelers also like Helsinki City Centre for its:
  • Theater
  • Live music
  • Tours
  • Cultural attractions

Getting Around Helsinki City Centre

The most convenient airport is in Helsinki (HEL-Vantaa), situated 10.2 mi (16.4 km) away from the city center. Take advantage of metro transit at Vironkatu Station, Hallituskatu Station, and Ritarihuone Station. To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Helsinki Central Station. You can ride a ferry across the water to see more of the region.

Frequently asked questions

What is Helsinki City Centre like for travelers on a budget?
Helsinki City Centre offers a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Helsinki Cathedral, this destination is home to Allas Sea Pool, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Helsinki City Centre?
Based on reviews, Hotel Arthur is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Eurohostel and Kongressikoti Hotel.
How many budget hotels will I be able to find in Helsinki City Centre?
Expedia has 11 hotels in Helsinki City Centre that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
What is there to see and do in Helsinki City Centre?
Helsinki City Centre is known for its festivals and museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Flamingo Entertainment Centre and Helsinki Cathedral, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Head to Stockmann and Sello Shopping Centre for some bargain shopping, or hunt for deals at Jumbo Shopping Center.
How can I get to Helsinki City Centre and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Helsinki City Centre is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) away from the center in Vantaa Airport (HEL). Walk to nearby metro stations like Vironkatu Station, Hallituskatu Station, and Ritarihuone Station. You can ride a ferry to see more of the region.

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