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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Wrote a review for Vaakuna a few years ago as it's always the place we stay when we're in Helsinki. It has a very welcoming feel and nothing is ever too much of a problem if you need help with something. The staff are always...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We booked a double room which was barely wide enough to house the bed and with very limited space to move around it. There were no bedside tables and poor lighting for writing or reading. The desk corner was very close to the end of...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is very clean and nice hotel. Service is exellent and breakfast is fantastic! Overall very nice visit! And location is just right in the middle of the city nearby railway station! I recommend this hotel with pleasure!

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The facility needs to be upgraded. The carpets are stained and old. The red chairs are very worn and dirty and need to be replaced. The bathrooms seem new and are nice. The beds/mattresses are not plush and comfortable and can be improved. The buffet...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Perfect location right in the heart of Helsinki, close to all the shops and museums. Still nice and quiet. Good breakfast with a view! Always nice staff and lovely historical building with details from the 50's.

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    Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$136 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Green Hotel in Helsinki
    • #10 Family Hotel in Helsinki
    • #14 Business Hotel in Helsinki
    • #19 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
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    Lisa S
    Hello, Are you near the station where I can catch the allegro train to St Petersburg? And also the ferry terminal to catch a ferry to Tallinn? Thanks?
    8 November 2016|
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    Response from Vaakuna | Property representative |
    Dear Lisa, yes, we are just next to the main railway station of Helsinki, where all the trains arrives and depart. West terminal is less than 20 mins away, where to catch the ferry to Tallinn. Easy to reach by the tram... More
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    latdi
    Hello, was there a full size bath or just a shower? And what did they serve for breakfast? Did they have any toast?thank you
    29 January 2016|
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    Response from Ilona S | Reviewed this property |
    I think not every hotel room has a full size bath, but you can ask for it, a lot of them do. Breakfast is served at the 10th floor. You'll have nice wievs over the roof tops of Helsinki. And yes: they do have possibility to... More
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    Vikingbymarriage
    Do you have parking underneath your hotel?
    5 October 2015|
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    Response from Vaakuna | Property representative |
    Hi, We do not have own parking, but we have contract rates with the parking garage Eliel, which is next to the hotel.
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