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Tapiola Garden City

Meerituulentie, Espoo, Finland
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Garden City in transition.

Former Garden City is undergoing a major facrelift with new shopping center and metrostation... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Espoo, Finland
May visit.

We had friends coming to visit and recommended this hotel as it is near our home. They booked a... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Ronald J
Espoo, Finland
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“nice place” (3 reviews)
“suburb” (2 reviews)
Meerituulentie, Espoo, Finland
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Former Garden City is undergoing a major facrelift with new shopping center and metrostation. Construction work will still continue for few years

Thank Jussi3399
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had friends coming to visit and recommended this hotel as it is near our home. They booked a room for 4 nights and were very pleased with it. We met them at the airport and were there when they checked in and the room...More

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The ideology behind the Garden city concept in the 1960's was typical of its era, not to build mere houses but socially healthful surroundings for contemporary families. In general this has worked out well as Tapiola is a combination of low detached houses and not...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you are Alvar Aalto freak, you maybe will find something special and dazzling. It have maybe once been something to visit as a tourist, but it is now a ordinary city and a construction site. If the westmetro starts running sometime in the future...More

Thank ZolloPaa
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The big water pool, the shopping possibilities and the Silkkiniitty park are all close to eachother. Nice.

Thank Johan B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This Garden city has been lovely....several years ago. Now it's under construction. The tube(metro) is coming soon and buildings are built or torn down. But, you can still find interesting architecture. If you don't like the noise around you, go shopping! This place will be...More

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Tapiola has its roots in 1950's. It is a suburb with garden-alike feeling. However now (till the late 2010's) almost whole Tapiola is in big renovation, it might not be a place to see.

Thank Triple86
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Tapiola is a part if Espoo, in its time a new type of city planning. Nowadays normal suburb but with some gems. Ice skating in winter, occational open air conserts in summer between the cultural center and the public bath house, the latter also being...More

Thank FIN-Annika
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Nice area that you can come to pend your day in the park. You can some and skate during winter and paddle with small boats in the summer or just chill on either time of the year.

Thank Jiimies
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Tapiola is quite dead at the moment. They are building a metro and is really shows. Metro will ve ready in August, but the construction will continue for at least a year. However, if you happen to go to Tapiola anyway, the cultural center is...More

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29 March 2017|
Response from Johan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I live in Espoo and im not sure exactly which building you mean. If you mean some restaurant in Tapiola area, as far as i know there are no restaurants in Tapiola with great views. Grilli Toro is in North Tapiola and... More