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    Hotel Katajanokka

    Merikasarminkatu 1a, Helsinki 00160, Finland
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    Reviewed yesterday

    100% recommend if your looking for a place to stay in Helsinki. Great quiet location - very close, within short walk to the port and market square (10 mins) within 30 min walk to central rail station. We stayed in one of the suites with...More

    Thank Melanie A
    Reviewed yesterday

    The bars at my room's doorway made it clear that this was a former jail. But this third-floor room was very comfortable and also larger than I expected. Because it was quiet, I slept very well. Breakfast by candlelight in the former mess hall was...More

    Thank TheBigSuitcase
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had a great stay in Katajanokka hotel even if it was just for 1 night. It's very particular, an old prison turned into a hotel, quite near to the city centre (the tram stop is in front of the hotel) and very convenient if...More

    Thank Scarpetta19
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Hotel Katajanokka is a fabulous place. It is easy to get to using the good directions that the hotel provided us.The tram goes right by the hotel. It is easy to walk to the harbour and many of the interesting sights. The staff is...More

    Thank sugosagal
    Response from EerikaRinne, Johtaja at Hotel KatajanokkaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Warm greetings from Katajanokka! It is great to hear that you had a comfortable stay, and that you also had an opportunity to dine with us. I hope you had a lovely visit to Helsinki, and hope we will see you again soon! Kind...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As a group of 6, we stayed here for 4 nights in 2 rooms in late August 2017. The accommodations were unique and great, the staff were friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay, the food (breakfast buffet and dinner) and the neighbourhood (walkable to...More

    1  Thank Ed A
    Response from EerikaRinne, Johtaja at Hotel KatajanokkaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Ed Thank you very much for your kind review. Great to hear that your group enjoyed the stay with us, and our location was convenient for you too! I hope you enjoyed your trip to Helsinki & Finland, and hope we will have an...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Helsinki
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
    • #5 Business Hotel in Helsinki
    • #8 Family Hotel in Helsinki
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 106
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    • Uusimaa >
    • Helsinki >
    • Vironniemi
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Helsinki ,
    • Helsinki Best Western
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    AlpanaK
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from EerikaRinne | Property representative |
    Dear Alpana We are located in Katajanokka, so if you arrive with Viking Line,we are less than 5 minutes walk away. Silja Line Terminal is roughly 20 minutes walk away. Taxis to the airport are readily available, and there... More
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from EerikaRinne | Property representative |
    Dear Flora The standard rooms have shampoo, shower gel and body lotion as a standard. If you request anything else, e.g. conditioner, please ask reception, and we will be able to provide them to you! We look forward to... More
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    LyndellandMarc
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from EerikaRinne | Property representative |
    Hello, We have car park available on hotel's grounds. The cost is €21/24 hrs. The city offers free off street parking during evenings and weekends on the neighborhood, But those spaces are limited in busy residental... More
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    "boutique hotel. If you want plenty of room with added luxury as a treat upgrade to the junior suite and have..."
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    "Rooms on upper floors have a nice view over the old jail walls. Within the walls is a well maintained park."
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    "Highly recommend the junior suites, which are much larger and feature a private sauna and very large windows."
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    "Can only say that our room was great with a very comfortable bed and very quiet. Was a double room with king..."
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