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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    Room was very small for the price but location is excellent and breakfast is also excellent. I think that every room should have complimentary water heater and coffee/tea but in this hotel you have to pay those...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 17 November 2016

    Dear 168tanelih, thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki on TripAdvisor. Nice to hear that you had a chance to enjoy a great breakfast and our center location during your recent visit. We hope to...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    Room was very large for us. The room was on the 6.th floor and we liked to sit near the window and looked at the street and the houses and of course peoples, who walked there. Metro station was near. The staff was very friendly....More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 17 November 2016

    Dear 311hannelek, thank you for choosing us to accommodate you and your family while visiting Helsinki and also for taking the time to comment on this visit. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the great views from the family room. Children are also...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    Faboulous location, nice 50's inspired interior decoration, good bed and great views over the city. There was a horrible draft from one of the windows in my room so the room felt very cold, which isn't very nice in November.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 20 November 2016

    Dear marialM8816KM, thank you for your recent visit in Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki and for taking the time to comment on this experience. I'm very sorry to hear about the draft in the room. Unfortunately this is the downside of an old building. Luckily...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    Fine Hotel, maintained the old design. You can feel nostalgia, great atmosphere! We`d celebrate a birthday of a familymember and we´d got wonderful memories. So much fun in Helsinki during two days - good food, shopping, concert, relax in the hotel room with the family,...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 16 November 2016

    Dear Aila, thank you for choosing our hotel as a venue for your family's birthday celebrations! We are more than exited to hear that everything went so smoothly during your visit and that we were able to play a small part in making your trip...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    The lies in the real centrum of Helsinki. The view from the room was very fine and lively. We could see the railway station (architect Eliel Saarinen) and the tower of the Cathedral (architect Engel). The breakfest was generous and manysided.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 10 November 2016

    Dear Vaaka42, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your experience at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki on TripAdvisor. It is nice to hear you enjoyed the magnificent view from our hotel and the generous breakfast. We do hope you will...More

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    Lisa S
    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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    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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    5 October 2015|
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    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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    "rooms in level 8 and above are atleast most quiet ones."
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    "Book with the hotel and they will be happy to help you choose the right room for you eg with a view, silent..."
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    "I'm guessing higher floors have better views. We were on the 7th floor, across from the elevator, but it..."
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    "Ask for a renovated room"
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