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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 9 January 2012

The location of this hotel is really good. You’re in the middle of Helsinki, the train station is in walking distance, lots of shops and restaurants around and if you want to go for a jog you can do so around the lake nearby. The room was very basic and reminded me of a typical youth hostel. That’s not a...

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Moscow
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Location is excellent - all notable places are in vicinity good breakfast with the smell of national colour good clear rooms and friendly staff

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Joensuu, Finland
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I'm an regular business traveller and I've stayed at Sokos Hotel Presidentti for almost ten times so far. One of the reason for choosing this particular hotel is it's location: it's just a short walk from the train station and it is located in the heart of Helsinki. The staff are helpful, polite and efficient. If you haven't travelled to...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2011

If visiting Helsinki I would suggest staying here. The staff were very friendly and helpful. From the welcome of the door man on arrival to the reception staff providing us with directions and infomation, through to the pleasant bar staff. The room itself was fairly basic but clean and in line with the price we'd paid. As for location, this...

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Harrington, Australia
Reviewed 28 October 2011

the Sokos Presidentii is a very good hotel in a great position in Helsinki...its walking distance to central rway station and bus terminal...its also very close to city centre. The rooms are good, clean and roomy.the staff are friendly and welcoming...overall a recommended hotel in a great city

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Reviewed 14 October 2011

This hotel's main selling point is its fantastic location about 2 minutes from central station; and it's reasonable prices. It's a bit dated, but certainly clean and comfortable. Look out with the rooms on the side facing the square - there is a nightclub tha goes until about 2am some nights, and that bass is loud...

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matera
Reviewed 29 September 2011

It was my first time in the Sokos Hotel Presidentti. It's in the heart of Helsinki, very near to Railways Station, Bus Station and Metro. Also near to some cultural attraction: Music Center, Sibelius Academy, Museum, etc. The building is very big, modern and clean. Personnel is helpful and kind. The room I 've booked was also very nice, excepted...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 26 September 2011

The Sokos Presidentti hotel was the first hotel that I visited in Helsinki. It's situated near the Kampi center which except of a big shopping center is a transportation hub with many bus lines and a subway station. The hotel is big dark building that is quite depressing. The personnel is helpful and they all speak perfect English. It's a...

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Ormskirk
Reviewed 25 September 2011

We were booked into a standard twin/double room at the beginning of September for a weekend break. We went into our room, a double, with only a single duvet down the middle of the bed. I asked at reception for a double duvet as we were two adults. A lady came and looked at the bed and said she would...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 19 September 2011

The location is really what made me book the hotel. It's situated right in the city centre within walking distances to most places. The room was large and clean but the bathroom could do with an overhaul. Also I don't particularly like the amenities from Dove, they smell to strong. The service is ok. Check in and check out went...

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  • Pool
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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti

Address: Etelaeinen Rautatiekatu 4, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Region: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki > Kampinmalmi
Price Range: $160 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti 4*
Number of rooms: 494
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Sokos Hotel Helsinki
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#29 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
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