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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Reviewed 11 August 2016

    The hotel is very well located and surprisingly quiet, almost no noise from the street. It was clean but a little worn out and old fashioned. Breakfast was quite versatile but nothing fancy. The breakfast room is quite nice though in the 10th floor. Staff...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Manager at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 15 August 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for your review! I am happy to hear that your stay was nice. To experience something special I would recommend for you to try our rooms with a private balcony! In the evening you can look at the city and take...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2016

    Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki was clean and staff was friendly. Breakfast was good, although I was longing for some smoked salmon or other fish. There were some herring, but it didn't look tempting, it was only in some strange unattractive jar. Beds in our room...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 22 August 2016

    Dear hkv611, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review your recent stay with us in Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel, and we hope that you will come...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2016

    Vety good location, cleanliness, service, value, sleep quality and room. Nice view, room and 10. floor. We visited 2days in Helsinki, parkinghall was very near everything went fine. We like to rekommend hotell Vaakuna.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 21 August 2016

    Dear aulis2016251, Thank you for visiting Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki and taking the time to write this review. We are so happy to hear that you had such a lovely stay in our hotel. You are of course very welcome to visit us again...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2016

    One of the best hotels I have ever visited. I loved the location and the breakfast. Also beds were very comfortable. We had big windows towards the railwaystation and the views were absolutely stunning.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 21 August 2016

    Dear 463sarih, Thank you for staying with us at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki and thank you for your superb review! Nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. Hoping to see you again soon next time you're in the city. Sincerely...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2016

    Nice stylish hotel in front of the Central Station. Very good situation in the city. Beautiful terrace at the 10th floor with view over Helsinki. Hotel restaurant expensive, food ok, but service not in relation to the standing of the hotel. This time, my room...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 18 August 2016

    Dear barbarakG9619KB, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed the 10th floor terrace and liked our personnel here at reception. Hope to see you again in the future! Best regards Viivi Reception Original Sokos...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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    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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