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Top Helsinki City Centre Historic 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
Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel
4 out of 5
Merikasarminkatu 1 A, Helsinki, Uusimaa
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The price is $111 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.6/5Wonderful! (987 reviews)

"Breakfast at Euro20 per head is a bit expensive. Take Tram 4 can go directly from Central Station back to hotel is convenience. If you have time, you can walk to the church and past through the bridge and reach the harbour then take ferry to other island."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel
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

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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
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
Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki
3.5 out of 5
Asema-Aukio 2, Helsinki
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The price is $126 per night from Oct 10 to Oct 11
4.1/5Very Good! (882 reviews)
Nice clean room and great view

"Wonderful view and extremely kind staff. The room was also very clean. Everything else was just right except that the smell of someone in the hotell smoking came into the room once in a while."…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki
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
Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki
3.5 out of 5
Kluuvikatu 8, Helsinki
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The price is $122 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4/5Very Good! (493 reviews)

"Receptionists are very helpful. They let me check in 10 am in a room with bathtub. Helped me to find the way to the museum. It is really close to Think Corner that I enjoyed a lot!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki
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

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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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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Helsinki City Centre?
A trip to the significant historical sites in Helsinki City Centre is likely at the top of your travel itinerary. While you’re visiting, check out the festivals and museums. You can also discover the live music during your vacation in this walkable area.
What's the best accommodation in Helsinki City Centre to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Uspenski Cathedral is a short 8-minute walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Hellsten Helsinki Senate and Hotel Kamp.
How many historical hotels are located in Helsinki City Centre?
Helsinki City Centre is home to 150 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 14 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical sites and other places in Helsinki City Centre?
Helsinki City Centre is notable for landmarks like Uspenski Cathedral, Sederholm House, and Ateneum Art Museum. Cultural venues include National Theater, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, and Helsinki Music Centre. Other popular sights include Helsinki Cathedral and Stockmann.
What is a historic hotel like in Helsinki City Centre?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll stay someplace that has an officially recognized historic designation. A castle, a palace or even a pub or an old police station can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Helsinki City Centre, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The building and architecture of a historic hotel tends to be what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Helsinki City Centre have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Helsinki City Centre, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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