Helka Hotel - Helsinki

ex. Helka Hotel

Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100  show map
 3 stars
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Helka Hotel - Helsinki

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 20 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Breakfast room

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Helka Hotel is a 3-star traditional property with fashionable rooms at a short distance from The President's official residence, Mikael Agricola Church and The German Church . The hotel was opened in 1969, renovated in 2006 and is housed in a 6-storey building.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. There are bars and restaurants in the area.

The venue is set next to a market, shopping centers and a flea market.

Within a 5-minute walk guests will find Kamppi subway station. Helsinki-Vantaa airport can be reached by car.

Rooms

Helka Hotel features rooms with an elegant interior that come with coffee/tea makers, individual climate control, a work desk, a laptop-size safe and data ports for a pleasant stay in Helsinki. Some rooms offer a wonderful view of the city. Room facilities include a fridge, a dishwasher and a stove as well as hypo-allergenic pillows and luxury linens.

Eat & Drink

A day at Helka Hotel begins with a complimentary breakfast. At the restaurant local dishes are served. Guests can unwind in the Elegant Lobby bar with a favourite drink. A natural area features Arkadia Kebab and Kampin pippuri within 50 meters of the venue.

Services

The on-site bicycle rentals are also available.

Relax

The property awaits guests with a sauna and a Jacuzzi.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   149.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Helka Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
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Hotel Address:

Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

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City Center
  • Helsinki
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Helsinki Central Station
    800 m
  • Helsinki Central railway station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Kamppi
    300 m
  • Kamppi Metro Station
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Helkan Keittio (cuisine: Scandinavian)
    20 m
  • Arkadia Kebab (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
    40 m
Parks
  • Kaisaniemen Puisto
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    149

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Rooms and availability

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Premium Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
Size: 15 m²
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    Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 20 m²
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    • Air conditioning
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      Bed type: Queen-size bed
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        Helka photos Room
        Comfort Twin Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
        Size: 20 m²
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Helka Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
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          Hotel Address:

          Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Helsinki
            700 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Helsinki Central Station
            800 m
          • Helsinki Central railway station
            900 m
          Underground stations
          • Kamppi
            300 m
          • Kamppi Metro Station
            300 m
          Restaurants
          • Helkan Keittio (cuisine: Scandinavian)
            20 m
          • Arkadia Kebab (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
            40 m
          Parks
          • Kaisaniemen Puisto
            580 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            149

          Hotel Awards

          FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiHelka

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          Best Design Hotels in Finland

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          Helka Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Felsenkirche / Temppeliaukio Kirkko - 300 m
          • Helsinki Music Centre - 500 m

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 600 m

          Places of interest

          • Finnkino Cinema Complex - 200 m
          • Temppeliaukio Church - 300 m

          Train stations

          • Helsinki Central Station - 700 m
          • Helsinki Central railway station - 800 m

          Shopping areas

          • Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma - 500 m
          • Helsinki General Post Office & Post Museum - 600 m
          • National Museum of Finland - 600 m

          Amusement

          • Orion - 400 m
          • dubrovnik - 500 m

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Helsinki Bus Terminal - 200 m
          • Tennispalatsi Movie Theater Complex - 200 m
          • Finlandia Hall - 700 m

          Museums

          • Kiasma (Finnish Museum of Contemporary Art) - 500 m
          • Postmuseo (Postal museum) - 600 m
          • Post Office & Postal Museum - 600 m
          • Sinebrychoff Art Museum - 800 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Parliament of Finland - 400 m

          Business areas

          • Kamppi Shopping Centre - 200 m
          • Forum Shopping Centre - 600 m
          • Stockmann Department Store - 800 m

          Golf courses and Country clubs

          • Mannerheim Statue, Helsinki - 500 m

          Underground stations

          • Kamppi Metro Station - 200 m
          • Kamppi - 200 m
          • Rautatientori Metro Station - 600 m
          • Rautatientori - 700 m

          Public parking

          • Parliament of Finland - 400 m
          • Finnish Tourist Board - 800 m

          Local attractions

          • Helsinki City Hall - 1.5 km
            Pohjoisesplanadi 1, Helsinki
          • Kaapelitehdas - 1.6 km
            Tallberginkatu 1 C 15, Helsinki
          • Uspenski Cathedral - 1.8 km
            Kanavakatu 1, Helsinki
          • Sibelius Park & Monument - 1.6 km
            Mechelininkatu, Helsinki
          • President's Palace - 1.6 km
            Pohjoisesplanadi 1, Helsinki

          Near the hotel

          • Rock Church - 320 m
            Lutherinkatu 3, Helsinki
          • Natural History Museum - 290 m
            Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 13, Helsinki
          • Design District - 560 m
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          • Amos Anderson Museum - 590 m
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          • Helsinki Art Museum - 230 m
            Salomonkatu 15, Helsinki
          • Kamppi Chapel of Silence - 520 m
            Simonkatu 7, Helsinki
          • Kaisaniemen Puisto - 580 m
            Kaisaniemi, Helsinki

          Restaurants nearby

          • Helkan Keittio - 20 m

            Address: Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23
            Phone: +358 961358672

            60% likes this, based on 35 reviews
            Cuisine: Scandinavian
            Price Range: GBP 38 - GBP 57

          • Backstage Bar - 60 m

            Address: Pohjoinen Rautatienkatu 21

            81% likes this, based on 36 reviews

          • Atelje Finne - 170 m

            Address: Arkadiankatu 14
            Phone: 09-493 110

            79% likes this, based on 101 reviews
            Price Range: GBP 30 - GBP 116

          • Arkadia Kebab - 40 m

            Address: Pohjoinen Rautatienkatu

            60% likes this, based on 21 reviews
            Cuisine: Middle Eastern
            Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 11

          • Oliva Verde - 60 m

            Address: Runeberginkatu 6
            Phone: +358 (0)442994170

            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 52

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            149

          Hotel Awards

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          Helka Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Helka

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 487 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Single
            7.0

            The room was very clean. And the service in lobby was good.

            The breakfast. Although there is enough choice, essential parts were either tastless or not tasting very good. For instance the orangejuice was terrible and the scrambled eggs were not much better. Also the bacon could improve substantially.

          • Group of friends
            5.8

            Internet connection was not working and the bathroom was extremely small

          • Single
            8.8

            Overall the staying at the hotel was nice. Service and room was good too! Breakfast is good!

          • Single
            8.8

            A really perfect hotel at the city center: modern, comfortable, reasonably priced by the Helsinki standards. I stayed there two times and got everything I needed of a hotel.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Great location. Although close to a road, the traffic noise didn't disturb. Breakfast basic and good. Nice design in hotel. Free WiFi worked well.

            Room was quite small, but I was travelling with my young nephew so we fitted in.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Good service, stylish accommodation and an excellent restaurant

          • Family with children
            10.0

            everything was great

            the sound of the air conditioning (even in the turn off mode) was a bit loud.

          • Single
            7.8

            I liked the location, close to the city center. Friendly stuff, and clean and comfortable rooms.

            Quite small rooms

          • Single
            7.8

            The idea of the hotel interior is Finnish design and nature. Stylish and cool. Ten minutes walk to railway station. Bus station and metro are even nearer. Almost in the city center but also near to the gorgeous Hietaniemi Cemetery and Hietaniemi beach. Should try the open all day sauna sometime. - I was very well served in the restaurant Helkan keittiö. Delicious home made apple cake with coffee. Good quality-price ratio.

          • Single
            9.2

            Breakfast fas excellent. Also the cleanliness was very nice and you can fell that you are welcome there.

          • Single
            6.6

            Staff was helpful and pleasant. Hotel was clean and location is quite central.

            Impossible to lower the temperature of the room enough. Men's sauna was unfortunately broken. Breakfast was just above average.

          • Couple
            8.2

            Hotel Helka has good location and the surroundings are nice

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            We arrived in Helsinki at 5 A.M. and there was rain. We had no idea what to do and went to the hotel to leave our luggage there until check- in. The guy on reception was so nice that he gave us a room!!! So we could rest normally in the morning and then proceed sightseeing. Don't know what we would do without him because of this weather. Everything else was also perfect. Not the first time in this hotel and definitely not the last!

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            It was my second stay at this hotel. I like breakfast, sauna, the possibility to leave your luggage before or after stay, frige, hear-dryer.

            When you do open the window you may hear the noise from the street, I booked the room using my name, but room was found only then I told the name of the second guest.

          • Couple
            10.0

            Very cosy and comfortable. Clean, warm and well-decorated room. Quiet. Exellent location.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Helka Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Helsinki
            700 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Helsinki Central Station
            800 m
          • Helsinki Central railway station
            900 m
          Underground stations
          • Kamppi
            300 m
          • Kamppi Metro Station
            300 m
          Restaurants
          • Helkan Keittio (cuisine: Scandinavian)
            20 m
          • Arkadia Kebab (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
            40 m
          Parks
          • Kaisaniemen Puisto
            580 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            149

          Hotel Awards

          FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiHelka

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in Finland

          Use Badge