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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    I always prefer to use this Hotel when I'm in Helsinki for business. I'd say location is brilliant, station view is worthy. Breakfast is very good However, last stay for me, I forgot a toy that I have gotten for my little daughter, I discovered...More

    Thank SYoussef
    Response from Vaakuna, Johtaja at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 4 November 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you prefer to use our hotel in Helsinki! However I am truly sorry to hear about your disappointment with us concerning your last visit. Please get back to me personally at hilkka.lehtinen@sok.fi...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    Small but quite critical lack of service was missing pre-ordered sparkling wine. It gave us very bad feeling to notice that the sparkling wine wasn't there waiting as it should. These are small details but meant lot to us. Why pay the service if it...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Johtaja at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 4 November 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for your review! I understand that you were otherwise happy with us but got disappointed because the lack of pre-ordered sparkling wine. My humble apology for the mistake. We truly understand the meaning of the success of even the smallest details...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    We were on a sightseeing trip in Finland. The hotel is located in front of the central station where you have a good access of trains and trams. It is convenient to go anyplace in Helsinki. However, services in restaurants on 1st and 10th floors...More

    Thank Happyhill2000
    Response from Vaakuna, Johtaja at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 4 November 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you liked our location in the heart of Helsinki but we are truly sorry to hear about your disappointment with our service. Your review will be discussed with our reception team in...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2016

    Well located but old fashioned hotel. Good value for the money though. Elevators are small and you have to wait long yo get down durimg rush hours. Breakfast was ok. Good connections to busses and trains.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 15 October 2016

    Dear 30janneh, Thank You for your visit at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki and your time to to make this nice review to TripAdvisor. You are warmly welcome back to stay with us and hope we see You soon again. Johanna reception Original Sokos Hotel...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2016

    Nice place and very polite and helpful personel. Very good location, it's easy to find even for people who are comng from other cities. You can still see old architecture in the building, which is not bad.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 12 October 2016

    Dear ilpov615, thank you for choosing Vaakuna hotel and taking the time to leave comment of your visit. I'm happy to hear that our center location was suitable for you and that you had an overall nice visit. Hopefully we'll see you again soon! Best...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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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    30 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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    "rooms in level 8 and above are atleast most quiet ones."
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