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Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,Rovaniemi

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Contemporary Hotel situated in downtown Rovaniemi, in the heart of Finnish Lapland.
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Centrally Located
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
78Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
27Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Let me start by saying I am one picky person!
My daughter & I have just stayed at this hotel. After an exhausting day of activities it was lovely to get to our room. Booking in was quick & efficient.
We couldn't
find any fault with the room whatsoever. It was clean, the bed wa
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Very central hotel, across the road the Lapland safari tour office, bus stop where you can catch the local Santa express to Santa’s village, only 50m for views of the lumberjack candle bridge, the mail shopping mall is virtually on the same road, with many restaurants within a 5m
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it’s a chain hotel that are centrally located.
breakfast provided was pretty good.
it’s within walkable distance to the shopping area (around 5-10mins). there’s a chinese restaurant just 3mins walk away.
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Stayed one night due to business in Rovaniemi. Arrived in the afternoon, when the sun had already set. There were a lot of Asian tourists visiting at the time, in December.

Got a nice room on the third floor with an unexpected perk: my own Northern lights in the room. The desig
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Sokos Vaakuna was easy to find. Very central location. Free street parking was easy to find in the same block. Fast checkin process. Good breakfast. Quiet room with comfortable bed, well functioning bathroom. Professional fast service.
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Response from Tiina M, Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,Rovaniemi
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello Thank You for your review. Sounds like that everything went smoothly while you were staying in our hotel. Hope that we see you soon again. Kind regards Annukka Raasakka Vastaanoton vuoropäällikkö/Duty Manager Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Rovaniemi
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Sermiseinän taakse oli sijoitettu "revontulet" jotka vaihtoivat väriä. Mukava efekti revontulia katsomaan tuleville turisteille, jos ulkona on pilvistä eikä revontulia näy.
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Theme room Christmas #430
Is there a smoker's room (terrace, balcony) or smoking in the street?
Smoking in the street
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good evening, im looking at booking to bring my daughter next year and woukd like to know how long it takes to get to you from the airport? thankyou
Hello, Rovaniemi airport is about 8 km from our hotel and it takes only about 10-15 minutes to get to our hotel from there. Merry Christmas! Tiina Määttä Hotel manager
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Hi What food is served in breakfast a dinner for vegetarian?
Hello, Our breakfast buffet offers lots of alternanatives for vegetarian. You can have for example porridge, bread, cerials, cheese, vegetables and fruits. There are some salads and vegetable dishes on the restaurants a la carte menus and our restaurant team will help You to find Your favourite. Best wishes Tiina Määttä Hotel manager
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How to get to the hotel from Rovaniemi train station? And how to go from hotel to Santa Claus Village?
Hello, The best way to go to the railway station is absolutely taxi. It cost´s about 15,- euros. And to Santa Claus village You can easily go by bus number 8 which leaves from bus stop nearby. You can get the timetable for the bus from our reception. Best wishes Tiina Määttä
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hi are there any wheelchair accessible rooms
Hi, I am sorry I don't know the answer to that. The hotel are very helpful if you email though....
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"I asked for a quiet room and got one facing the backyard. The views weren't that pretty, but it was quiet."
"Ask for the street view"
"A very short walk to a river boat cruise"
"Higher might be better regarding street noises, but Rovaniemi is smalla and quiet ..."
"Close to city centre, nice and comfy"
US$190 - US$458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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