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Hotel Haaga Central Park
Ranked #33 of 64 Hotels in Helsinki
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Reviewed 22 March 2013

Best Western Haaga is located 200m from our company I visit from time to time. Hotel is old fashion, what I will call "brown", nice personnel and with rooms at the low end quality and size. Breakfast and restaurant is also in same style. Price is OK compare with down town hotels, but still not in relation with standard. Free WiFi, TV with more Finnish speaking channels than international, English speaking channels. Some noise from a highway close to the hotel.

Stayed: March 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 19 March 2013

Best Western Hotel Haaga is situated at a short distance from the center of Helsinki, about fifteen minutes of city driving in the rush hour traffic. There is enough space for parking at the hotel, parking is paid. The single room, I stayed at, was spacious, comfortable and clean. On the opposite side of hotel is a great woodland with a numerous paths for strolls, skiing, bicycling and horse riding. I enjoyed long hikes through the forest in sunny days and relaxation in swimming pool& sauna in the hotel. The place itself is still, however the outward unit of air-conditioner produced an unpleasant noise at night (it’s seen on the picture from the window). The breakfast was plentiful and various, traditional for Suomi, with the exception of smoked salmon (I like it much!).

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled solo
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91064, Manager at Hotel Haaga Central Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2013

Hello and thank you for your kind words.
We really try to fullfill the expectations we announce on our websites.
And thank you for noticing the faulty air conditionig unit. It will be fixed asap.
You are most welcome to stay with us again in near future !

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Reviewed 15 March 2013

This was my first time staying at this hotel – I picked this hotel because it was reasonably close to the clients I was visiting. However, there is nothing nearby and if you don’t have a car you will stuck here. Works
Getting there: I arrived at 11:30 at night, it was snowing – I took a cab to the hotel (about €25). 20 minutes from the airport.
Here is my summary – I try to take into account the things you might find important on a business trip
Location Worked for me – but not the best.
Room Workable – bed was a queen size, temperature control in room.
Bathroom Nordic adequate (it is what it is – small and cramped).
Workspace Decent, 1 power socket available at table, not much room on the desk if you have a laptop on it
Wi-Fi Average performance, free. Easily able to connect to my work network and work remotely.
Breakfast Free – smaller choices than at other Nordic hotels but wasn’t bad.
Negatives Not the best choice

I’d stay here again – but if I’m here in the summer I’d probably stay more centrally.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled on business
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Thank Rakesh M
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Reviewed 11 March 2013

There is nothing wrong with this place it is just if you want to see Helsinki it is in the wrong place. It is set in what appeared to me to be an office park type area with several apartment buildings around the fringe. When I asked the front desk what was around the hotel in terms of things to do the answer was "nothing".

The hotel is pleasant but if you want to get out take the number 63 bus and getting off at the end stop at the train station. Cost is $2.80 Euro and the drivers appreciate the exact change if you don't have a bus card. They are very helpful if you're not sure where to get off. Just ask.

I feel bad giving it a 3 rating as the staff is very friendly and the grilled salmon I had in the little restaurant was pretty good. The only reason I gave it a 3 was the location but the cheap 5 minute bus ride to centrum helps.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 5 February 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights, enjoyed the spacious and clean rooms. It's only 15mins by bus (nr 63) to the central station of helsinki. The water of the (very large) swimming pool is cold, but after a sauna that's very pleasant! Helsinki is too small for a stay of more than 2 days, therefor it is a good idea to take the ferry to Tallinn for a day...only 2 hours on the boat.

  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 23 January 2013

I stayed 1 night in this Hotel ( 27.11.2012-28.11.2012) during my business trip from Tampere to Helsinki. Though I couldnt spend much time here as I arrived late in the evening and left in the morning but few points for fellow travelers.
1. Good Spacious Rooms
2. Reasonably Priced.
3. Good Breakfast.
4. The room was bit colder could have been better.
5. The location of this hotel is not in the city center but metro station isn't far.
Overall it was good exp.

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled on business
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Reviewed 20 January 2013

The hotel is very nice and clean but a bit far from the city centre. The location is maybe good if you are working at the fairground, there are trains going to Paasila station every 10 minutes.
To the train station there is around 10 minutes walking. To the centre you can catch the number 63.
There is also a sauna a small swimming pool. The sauna is only finish (normally) but there is not a swimming pool to go after being the sauna, expect the normal swimming pool which is not cold enough and you cannot go naked in that swimming pool.

Generally speaking I would choose this hotel once again.

Room Tip: In the rooms where I am staying (355) there is a noise of the air condition
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  • Stayed: January 2013, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Hotel Haaga Central Park

Address: Nuijamiestentie 10, Helsinki 00320, Finland
Region: Finland > Uusimaa > Helsinki
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Green Hotel in Helsinki
#12 Family Hotel in Helsinki
#20 Romantic Hotel in Helsinki
#27 Luxury Hotel in Helsinki
#29 Business Hotel in Helsinki
Price Range: £76 - £132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Haaga Central Park 4*
Number of rooms: 122
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Stay at this delightful Helsinki hotel to experience first-class amenities and service while traveling in Finland! The BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Haaga is conveniently located just 15 minutes from the city and Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport. Hotel guests with leisure time enjoy the beauty of Central Park just 500 meters away or play golf at the nearby Tali Golf Course. Popular attractions within a few minutes of the hotel include the Finnish National Opera, the Helsinki Art Hall, the Finnish National Museum and the Korkeasaari Zoo. Hotel Haaga offers all the right amenities for business and pleasure. Hotel guests can take advantage of the on-site restaurant and lounge and the hotel's indoor pool and steam room/sauna. Each well appointed guest room includes broadband Internet, television, radio and a mini-bar. Additional amenities include a safe deposit box, meeting and banquet facilities and a full service Gym. For exceptional service while traveling in Finland, make an online reservation today at the Hotel Haaga Central Park - offering great lodging in Helsinki! Features & Amenities Complimentary Breakfast Pool Meeting Room Restaurant Onsite Room Service High Speed Internet Eco-Friendly Breakfast Made Easy Free Breakfast Complimentary full breakfast Scandinavian breakfast is served in CENTRAL PARK; Haaga restaurant (onsite) 100% No Smoking ... more   less 
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