Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, Helsinki

Asema-aukio 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
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Hotel description Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, Helsinki

Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, Helsinki


Housed in a protected heritage building with a prestigious history, the rooms and facilities at the 4 star Sokos Hotel Vaakuna in Helsinki are as elegant and tasteful as the hotel's stunning façade. The stunningly futuristic lobby is a thriving hub of activity; warm, multilingual staff will welcome you warmly and offer you a range of convenient services such as insightful tourist information, luggage storage and laundry. The hotel boasts an exceptional location next to Helsinki's central station in additional to gorgeous leisure facilities including a stunning roof top terrace and a sumptuous spa. It truly is a perfect place to spend a relaxing and romantic getaway in Helsinki.


Take the smooth elevator ride up to your sumptuous sweet in which red roses and luxury chocolates can be requested to await. The neutral décor, warm mood lighting and dark, hardwood floor combine to create an alluring air of elegance. Sink into the plush beds and enjoy thoughtful amenities such as flat screen television, complimentary hot beverages and a spacious, private bathroom with soft towels and designer toiletries. From the expansive glass windows in many of the rooms, stunning city views can be enjoyed.


After a soothing hour in the aromatic sauna, enjoy a rich continental breakfast buffet in the bright dining area. The professional and knowledgeable staff will then offer insightful tourist advice, recommending tranquil walking routes and architectural masterpieces for you to enjoy. After a wonderful day, return to your luxurious base to dine. Enjoy an extensive a la carte menu bursting with refined Finnish classics in the hotel's stylish restaurant before sipping on a glass of fine wine on the charming roof terrace at sunset.

Reception hours

Everyday 24 hours
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Asema-aukio 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland

Distances (km)

Airport 21
Station 0.1
Trade Fair 3
Congress center 3
Metro / suburban train 0.1
IC-Station 0.1
Lake 0.7
Golf course 8
City district 0.01
Tennis court 2
Equestrian stables 5
Beach (Sea) 1
Trail 4

Hotel features

  • Total rooms: 270
  • Single rooms: 70
  • Double rooms: 95
  • Suites: 12
  • Twin rooms: 93
  • Meeting rooms: 7 (Maximum number of persons: 60)
  • Playground
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pet friendly (10 EUR/night)
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Room service
  • Car hire
  • Photocopying service
  • Safe at reception
  • Quick check-out
  • Reception open day and night
  • Parking subject to charge
  • Garage
  • Fax
  • Business floor
  • Wake-up service

Room features

  • Desk
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Internet access
  • Telephone
  • Pay TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Non-smoking room
  • Mini bar
  • Air conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Bathroom
  • Cable TV
  • TV
  • Shower
  • Cot available
  • Rooms for the disabled


  • Restaurant
  • Diabetic meals
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Bar
  • Outdoor gastronomy

Sport/leisure activities

  • Sauna

Accepted credit card payments

  • MasterCard
  • AmericanExpress
  • Visa
  • DinersClub
  • JapanCreditBureau
  • EC-Card (Electronic Cash)

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Overall: 99 ratings, including comments: 42 ratings
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7.8 / 10
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6.8 / 10
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2 of 2 visitors found this rating useful.
4.0 / 10
September 2012
"I liked the 50's style. Just in the middle of city (if anyone has time to take advantage of it). "
"Worn out (but not badly) and thus a bit pricy. "
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Non-business solo travellers
8.6 / 10
December 2012
"You can use free finnish sauna + 10% discount from Sokos department store!"
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Corporate customers
6.5 / 10
May 2012
"Friendly staff."
"If you suffer claustrofobic, do not use the lifts."
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Corporate customers
4.2 / 10
April 2012
"quite small rooms very small elevators"
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Corporate customers
3.8 / 10
April 2012
"friendly staff"
"There is no stairs to the floors which you could use. There is lifts, which are 1,5m2 for 6 people, so if you suffer claustrofobic do not choose this hotel."
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Corporate customers
4.8 / 10
April 2012
"The hotel would need renovation"
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Corporate customers
6.5 / 10
June 2010
"personnel at the reception was friendly and knowledgeable. excellent English. central location there is a great Tapas Bar on the ground floor right in the hotel"
"The hotel has all the charm of a post-Soviet warehouse with the furniture to match. The roomkey did not work and it's a VERY long way back to the reception - the hotel is large! The room (at least the one I had) was quite big, but the mattress was saggy and way too soft. Breakfast was minimalistic, dirty tables everywhere, spilled coffee on the flor. But a nice view over the city from the terrace. For all that the price (€ 185,00 for one person and one night) was outrageous!"
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Corporate customers
9.0 / 10
June 2008
"excellent location, quiet rooms, polite staff."
"some parts of the hotel would need renovation -like the restaurant downstairs & the breakfast room."
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