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Yrjonkadun Swimming Hall

Open Now: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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A beautiful swimming hall

Yrjönkatu swimming hall is a beautiful old swimming hall. Definitely worth to pay a little bit more... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Helsinki, Finland
2nd floor for great relaxiation with a friend

This must be the most beautiful swimming hall that I have ever visited. Nearly 90 years old, it's... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Solja V
Helsinki, Finland
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Facility offers several varieties of sauna and a splendid art deco pool.
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Yrjoenkatu 21, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 31087401
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Yrjönkatu swimming hall is a beautiful old swimming hall. Definitely worth to pay a little bit more to get to the second floor of the swimming hall.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This must be the most beautiful swimming hall that I have ever visited. Nearly 90 years old, it's the oldest public pool in Finland - in the heart of Helsinki. I love this place but only visit it occasionally; this place is only open for...More

5  Thank Solja V
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The only positive thing is that it's allowed to swim without bikini. For the rest the price is too high for what the place offers: the swimming pool is really little with only 3 lines, one of them would be reserved for "fast swimmers", but...More

2  Thank selenefantini
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I recently had an afternoon free in Helsinki, and decided to check out this place. It really was a pleasant experience. I sprung for the upper level, which provides a cabin where you can lock away your valuables, like your wallet and phone. You pay...More

4  Thank mpre53
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I've been wanting to check out Yrjönkatu Uimahalli for awhile, and I had to attend to some things in Helsinki, so I finally had a chance. It did not disappoint. Since I didn't have a towel with me, I decided to spend a little more...More

5  Thank Michel P
Reviewed 10 April 2018

My local Finnish friends took me here for an afternoon to relax in the sauna, cool off in the swimming pool, and have some drinks and snacks. Pretty nice, laid-back atmosphere with a good mix of local Finns and some tourists. Yes, everyone is nude,...More

1  Thank jphnyc
Reviewed 21 March 2018

this was one of my greatest experiences ever! Luckily we were invited by our finnish friend because i have never heard about this place in all those years being in helsinki. But what a place! Built in 1928 with top notch standard and very carefully...More

2  Thank Ulf S
Reviewed 8 March 2018

While the settings are lovely and the experience of swimming in an art deco swimming pool/sauna in central Helsinki is truly unique, the staff has some serious customer service issues. I used to love the swimming hall until I basically got kicked out with wet...More

4  Thank Serena G
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We'd read about this place and went here a saturday around 13h:00 when they open the 2.floor. To go upstairs you pay a bit more but it is worth it. For 2 hours you have your own private space, towels and robe. You can also...More

3  Thank Oslo-travelmen
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We went there on a Saturday evening. Great spa. It has 2 saunas and a 25m swimming pool on the ground floor and 3 saunas on the first floor. When you walk in you are offered to get a locker on the ground floor for...More

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5 October 2018|
Response from Michel P | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are none. Sunday is a women's day. Men's days are Tu/Th/Sa, women Mo/We/Fr/Su.
Andy D
10 July 2015|
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Response from mpre53 | Reviewed this property |
Allas Sea Pool, on the harbor adjacent to the market square and Presidential palace, used to have mixed gender nude swimming on one evening. Not sure whether it was Friday or Saturday. Also don't know whether they still do... More