Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

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Flat-screen TV
1 bedroom, minibar, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Flat-screen TV

Overview of Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

3.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Kluuvikatu 8, Helsinki, 00100

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHelsinki Cathedral13 min walk
  • Popular LocationFinlandia Hall16 min walk
  • Popular LocationFlamingo Entertainment Centre20 min drive
  • AirportHelsinki (HEL-Vantaa)23 min drive

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About this area

Helsinki

Located in Helsinki, Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki is in the city center and near a metro station. Senate Square and Kauppatori Market Square are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Esplanadi. Check out an event or a game at Olympic Stadium, and consider making time for Helsinki Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Be sure not to miss outdoor adventures like hiking/biking trails and mountain biking, or hop on a segway rental nearby and take a self-guided tour around Helsinki. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Esplanadi - 3 min walk
  • Ateneum Art Museum - 4 min walk
  • Helsinki Cathedral - 13 min walk
  • Finlandia Hall - 16 min walk
  • Flamingo Entertainment Centre - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Mikonkatu Station - 2 min walk
  • Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station) - 6 min walk
  • Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fransmanni — 1 min walk
  • Memphis — 1 min walk
  • Aikatalo — 2 min walk
  • Roasberg — 2 min walk
  • Copas y Tapas — 2 min walk

About this property

Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Eco-friendly Helsinki hotel in Helsinki City Centre, near Esplanadi
2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a sauna are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a meeting room, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities. All 206 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki offers 206 accommodations with minibars and safes. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bidets, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Finnish
  • Swedish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bidet
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests driving to the property should contact this property in advance.

Renovations and closures

This property will be closed from December 01 2020 to May 31 2022 for renovations and will resume operation once the renovation is complete (completion date subject to change).
 

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per accommodation, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 20.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: EUR 15 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, and JCB International; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 141 out of 549 reviews
5 - Excellent 26%
Rating 4 - Good. 320 out of 549 reviews
4 - Good 58%
Rating 3 - Okay. 64 out of 549 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 16 out of 549 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 549 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Short stay
Very clean, helpful staff, excellent location!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
I really liked this hotel!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Location
Location, staff, and breakfast were very good. I would stay there again for sure.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Friendly service, excellent location. Our bed was not that great.
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
leasant stay
Very pleasant service and surroundings.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020