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Just 800 feet from Kamppi Metro Station, this stylish Helsinki hotel is set in a refurbished 1920s building. Guests have free, daily access to a relaxing sauna. All rooms have Finnish designer furniture and free WiFi.

Hotel Helka's bright, spacious rooms feature luxurious beds from Hilding Anders, air conditioning, a kettle and flat-screen TVs with Chromecast streaming. The bathroom comes with aroma therapeutic toiletries from Thann.

The Scandinavian breakfast buffet features a varied selection of organic and local products. The bar serves a selection of beverages, including Helka's own cocktails.

Staff is happy to provide tips for visiting Helsinki. Helka’s central location provides easy access to shopping, dining and culture. Helsinki Central Station is 10 minutes’ walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Helsinki, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Hotel Helka has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 31, 2005

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Located in the heart of Helsinki, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3

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  • How far are you from Suomenlinna, Helsinki Cathedral, Explanadi, Walk along seaside beach, E bikes, Is a laundry service near by?

    Hello, We are located in Kamppi, very close to downtown. All attractions are easily reachable from Helka by walking or by public transport. Welcome!


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    Answered on May 8, 2020
  • Hello! Would it be possible to add 2 extra beds (for kids 6yo and 9 yo) in any of the rooms?

    Hi there! We do have some rooms with the possibility for 2 extra beds. There is only a couple of them so please check with the reception as you make a reservation!


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    Answered on July 10, 2021
  • hello, do you have a sauna?

    Hi, our Guest Saunas are open daily from 7am to noon and from 5pm to 10pm. Separate saunas for Ladies and Gentlemen on the 6th floor. Greetings from Helka, Jukka


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    Answered on October 31, 2020
  • Can u check in earlier like 12 pm ?

    Hello! Thank you for your question. Our check-in starts at 3pm but subject to availability earlier check-in is possible. Please enquire at the reception when checking in. Best regards, Mika/reception


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    Answered on August 1, 2021
  • Are cats allowed in the Hotel?

    Hi, We love furry friends also <3 We have specific rooms designated to guests with pets and the additional fee is 15€ per night. Welcome all to Helka! Kind Regards Thomas, Hotel Helka


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    Answered on June 15, 2021
  • Hello, we wish to stay with our cat. How can we make a reservation and in which rooms are available for her? Thank you very much.

    Hello! Pet rooms are available in every room type except for Smart Single and Loft type rooms. Just add a mention of your pet to your reservation. We will charged extra 15€ for the pet. Best Regards, Reception


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    Answered on November 28, 2021
  • We have a very late departure flight and would like to store our luggage and have access to shower facilities late in the day after our nights stay (and checkout). Do you have this facility?

    Hi, We have a complimentary luggage storage for our guests. We can also arrange a shower option in our guest sauna facilities :) Kind Regards Thomas, Hotel Helka


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    Answered on November 2, 2021
  • Hi is it possible for late checkin? since we have night flight and will arrive around 23:00

    Hello! Our reception is always open so you can just arrive whenever you can! Best Regards, Valtteri / Reception


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    Answered on November 10, 2021
  • Hi! What time is the breakfast?

    Our breakfast is currently from 6:30 to 10:30 on weekdays and from 7:00 to 11:00 on weekends (saturday and sunday mornings). Thank you for the question :)


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    Answered on November 13, 2021
  • Hi. Looking for 2 rooms, but need two single beds in one of the rooms. can you help Many thanks

    Hi, Thank you for your message. In our Twin rooms the beds are separate and in our Double rooms there is one big bed. Kind Regards Thomas, Hotel Helka


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    Answered on July 21, 2020
  • Hi , is it possible to do early check in? Many thanks!

    Hi, our official check-in time is 15:00. We cannot promise an early check-in, but in case we have clean rooms available when you arrive we are more than happy to do an early check-in. If no rooms are available you can leave your luggages :). Helka


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    Answered on September 2, 2021
  • Hi,planning to stay on Dec.11-13 but will stay in Tallinn prior.Is it poss. to leave our luggage on Dec.10 prior our check in while we are in Tallinn?

    Hi, yes it is possible to leave luggage to the hotel :). We have locked luggage rooms near the reception.


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    Answered on November 12, 2021
  • Hello! We are 2 adults traveling with kids (6 yo and 2yo) and looking for a good sleeping arrangement. Would it be possible to add a baby cot and an extra bed to any of the rooms? Or is there a possibility to connect 2 rooms together? Thank you in advance!

    Hi! Thanks for the message! Our Comfort Twin/Double rooms and Junior Suite rooms can be provided with an extra bed and baby cot. Unfortunately we don't have any connecting rooms. Best Regards, Hotel Helka


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    Answered on July 9, 2021
  • Do you offer free late check out?

    Late checkout at 13:00 is included with our comfort and loft rooms. Otherwise, we do not offer free late checkout. We currently charge 10€ per extra hour.


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    Answered on October 30, 2021
  • what time is the breakfast served please, since we have a train to catch at 8.15am thanks

    During week days, the breakfast is served from 6:30 to 10:00. On weekends, we serve it from 7:00 to 11:00.


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    Answered on September 8, 2021
  • Is there a safety deposit box in the room?

    We do not have safe box in the room but in the reception. BR, Helka


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    Answered on October 23, 2021
  • Hello,we plan to book junior suite,will you be able to provide an extra bed for a 6y/o child? Thank you

    Hello, yes! All our Junior Suites are equipped with sofa bed which serves as an extra bed. It fits two adults and for children under 13 years old we do not take any extra charges for the extra bed.


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    Answered on December 3, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Hanken School of Economics
    0.1 miles
  • Tennispalatsi Movie Theater Complex
    0.1 miles
  • Helsinki Center of Economic Research
    0.2 miles
  • Kamppi Shopping Center & Bus Terminal
    0.2 miles
  • Helsinki Bus Station
    0.2 miles
  • Temppeliaukio Church
    0.2 miles
  • Parliament of Finland
    0.3 miles
  • Amos Rex Art Museum
    0.3 miles
  • University of the Arts Helsinki
    0.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Factory
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Konnichiwa
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Kahvi Charlotta
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Sandro, Kamppi
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Helsinki Music Centre
    0.4 miles
  • Finlandia Hall
    0.5 miles
  • Helsinki Central Station
    0.5 miles
  • Helsinki Cathedral
    0.9 miles
  • West Harbour Ferry Terminal
    1.1 miles
  • Helsinki Olympic Stadium
    1.2 miles
  • Bolt Arena
    1.3 miles
  • Hartwall Arena
    2.5 miles
  • Suomenlinna Maritime Fortress
    2.5 miles
  • Iso Omena Shopping Center
    6.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Töölönlahti
    0.6 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Hietalahti
    0.6 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Kamppi Metro Station
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
    10.4 miles
  • Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport
    52.3 miles
How to get to Hotel Helka from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
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Amenities of Hotel Helka Great facilities! Review score, 8.8
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Temporary art galleries
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Transportation
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Finnish
  • Swedish
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Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
Free
2 - 12 years
Extra bed by request
Free
13+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 30 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking for more than 14 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Please note that pets are allowed upon request.

Breakfast is served between 7am-12 during 11th June-29th August 2021.

FAQs about Hotel Helka

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Helka by:

    • Train 50min

  • Hotel Helka offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Sauna
    • Temporary art galleries

  • The nearest beach is 0.6 miles from Hotel Helka.

  • Check-in at Hotel Helka is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Room options at Hotel Helka include:

    • Single
    • Twin
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Hotel Helka is 2,600 feet from the center of Helsinki.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Helka can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet
    • Breakfast to go

  • The prices at Hotel Helka may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.