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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

    Asema-aukio 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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    Reviewed 7 October 2016

    Good service, tasty breakfast. Room was small and a bit cold. But bedding was thick and warm and bath was nice. I would recommend To friends and family. Room would be nicer if there was something on the wall or a mat on the floor....More

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

    Dear lauraelinas, thank you for your valuable feedback. Here in Vaakuna we always try to give the best possible experience for our quests and for this reason all feedback is highly appreciated. I'm sorry to hear that the room was too cold for you but...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    Couldn't be more central! The hotel rooms are quite small and appear to be somewhat dated, but that's not uncommon in Europe. Nice bar and fairly decent restaurant with a good breakfast. The view is outstanding.More

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

    Dear PurpleVTwin, thank you for reviewing our hotel and your recent visit with us here in TripAdvisor. I'm glad that our great location was convenient for you and that you had time to enjoy the amazing views from the 10th floor restaurant and breakfast room....More

    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    A very nice and big room (we paid 20e extra for superieur room which we got already at 12. Location is perfect. Stuff was friendly. Breakfast was ok, nothing special. Me and my 2 friends would recommend this hotel happily.More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 11 October 2016

    Dear 319minnak, thank you for choosing Vaakuna hotel and taking the time to leave a comment of your recent visit with us. We are happy to hear that everything went smoothly and that you and your friends had an enjoyable stay here in Vaakuna hotel....More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    Hotel is very centrally located, couple of minutes walk from railway station. We only needed reception when arriving, service was good. Also at breakfast personell was friendly, there was enough food available and also newspapers for reading. Might be worth while to have all gluetinfree...More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 11 October 2016

    Dear 959pirjok, thank you for your positive feedback of your recent visit in Vaakuna hotel. We are happy to hear that our hotel's location was ideal for the purpose of your visit and that you had what I would assume was an overall pleasant stay....More

    Reviewed 4 October 2016

    We had booked a suite with a sauna. Had a 9th floor suite with a huge around-the-corner balcony, the view was great, although there was a lot of construction work going on just outside the hotel. The suite was nice, a bit worn out maybe....More

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    Response from Vaakuna, Receptionist at Original Sokos Hotel VaakunaResponded 11 October 2016

    Dear 639riinal, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your recent stay with us. That is one thing about Helsinki it seems like there is always constructions going on somewhere. I hope this wasn't too big of an eyesore from...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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    "Book with the hotel and they will be happy to help you choose the right room for you eg with a view, silent..."
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    "I'm guessing higher floors have better views. We were on the 7th floor, across from the elevator, but it..."
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