This stylishly updated hotel, right in the heart of Helsinki opposite the railway station, offers Finnish tradition and contemporary facilities with excellent service. The Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is close to all major attractions in the historic city center and within walking distance of the ferry port. The airport is 21 kilometers away. The hotel, originally built for the Helsinki Olympics in 1952, has been sensitively renovated and offers large rooms decorated in contemporary Scandinavian style, built with tiled and wooden floors, and satellite TV and free internet access are provided during your stay. The on-site restaurant on the 10th floor serves great Finnish and international food with panoramic views over the city. The nightclub is popular with the vibrant local nightlife scene, and the Sokos department store next door can be accessed directly from the hotel. All in all, Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Helsinki is a great place of stay.