Helka Hotel - Helsinki

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

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

Overview

The welcoming Helka is conveniently set minutes away from Helsinki Music Centre, National Museum of Finland (Suomen Kansallismuseo) and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Since 1969, it has been hosting guests in the center of Helsinki.

The property boasts beautiful location minutes away from Helsinki Central train station. Helka is also minutes away from Aleksanterinkatu and Helsinki Cathedral.

Enclosed by the cathedral, churches and the fortress, the hotel offers a wonderful view over the city.

Helka lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Helsinki. The hotel is located within 20 km distance of Helsinki-Vantaa airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 150 modern hotel rooms equipped with flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, an in-room safe, a trouser press and central heating. Room facilities include a fridge, a dishwasher and a stove as well as hypo-allergenic pillows and luxury linens.

Eat & Drink

The non-smoking restaurant treats guests with local meals in a warm setting. Elegant Lobby bar offers various types of coffee, tea and wines.

Services

Guests will make use of a safe deposit box, free parking and currency exchange as well as a business corner, conference facilities and a photocopier.

Relax

Spa facilities at Helka include a Jacuzzi and a sauna.

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 rooms:   150.

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Facilities

General

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

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

Pohjoinen Rautatienkatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

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City Center
  • Helsinki
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Helsinki Central railway station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Kamppi
    300 m
  • Rautatientori
    800 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  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    150

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Helka Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
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              Hotel Address:

              Pohjoinen Rautatienkatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Helsinki
                700 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Helsinki Central railway station
                900 m
              Underground stations
              • Kamppi
                300 m
              • Rautatientori
                800 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  12 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2006
              • Number of rooms:
                150

              Hotel Awards

              FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiHelka

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              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
              • Finlandia Hall - 700 m
              • ateneum - 900 m
              • Helsinki City Hall - 1.4km
              • Helsinki Cathedral - 1.4km

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 600 m

              Places of interest

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

              Train stations

              • Helsinki Central railway station - 800 m

              Shopping areas

              • Stockmann Department Store - 800 m

              Amusement

              • Orion - 400 m
              • dubrovnik - 500 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
              • Athenium Art Museum - 900 m
              • Museum of Art & Design - 1.2km
              • Design Museum - 1.3km
              • Museum of Finnish Architecture - 1.3km
              • Helsinki City Museum - 1.3km
              • sederholmin Talo (Sederholm House) - 1.5km

              Parks

              • Töölö bay - 1.1km

              Universities, Institutes

              • Parliament of Finland - 400 m
              • Helsinki University - 1.2km

              Theaters

              • Swedish Theatre - 900 m

              Underground stations

              • Kamppi - 200 m
              • Rautatientori - 700 m
              • Ruoholahti - 1.0km
              • Kaisaniemi - 1.0km

              Local Attractions

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

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Rock Church (Temppeliaukio Kirkko) - 320 m
                Lutherinkatu 3, Helsinki
              • Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) - 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 37 - GBP 56

              • Backstage Bar - 60 m

                Address: Pohjoinen Rautatienkatu 21

                81% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                Cuisine: Bar

              • Atelje Finne - 170 m

                Address: Arkadiankatu 14
                Phone: 09-493 110

                79% likes this, based on 101 reviews
                Price Range: GBP 29 - GBP 114

              • 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 51

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  12 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2006
              • Number of rooms:
                150

              Hotel Awards

              FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiHelka

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

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              Helka Reviews

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

              Individual 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 Rautatienkatu 23, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Helsinki
                700 m
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Helsinki Central railway station
                900 m
              Underground stations
              • Kamppi
                300 m
              • Rautatientori
                800 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  12 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2006
              • Number of rooms:
                150

              Hotel Awards

              FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiHelka

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

              Use Badge