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ShermansTravel experts know how to pick a good hotel. Whether in the budget, moderate, or luxury price range, the hotels we recommend always meet our highly selective criteria for what amounts to an unbeatable experience. We look at location, comparing the hotel to other offerings in the area; price range, determining where the hotel falls on the scale of affordability, and whether it merits the expense; and finally, experience, that all-important benchmark covering everything from aesthetics to service. We assess every aspect of the hotel experience, from beds and views to service and that indefinable thing called vibe.

Top Hotels in Helsinki

Hostel Erottajanpuisto

Head up two flights of stairs to this cozy and welcoming hostel in the center of the design ... more

Uudenmaankatu 9
Helsinki , 011-358-9-642-169
Tags: budget
Hotel GLO

The latest star among Helsinki’s ever-growing clutch of hip hotels, Hotel Glo prides itself on ... more

Kluuvikatu 4
Helsinki , 011-358-10-344-4400
Tags: luxury | expensive | smart splurge | trendy
Hotel Helka

Totally renovated in 2006, the Helka and its 150 rooms offer simple Finnish style. The ... more

Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 23
Helsinki , 011-358-9-613-580
Tags: moderate | great value | trendy | modern
Hotel Kämp

Stay of choice for rock stars and royalty, the 179-room Kämp is in the center of the shopping ... more

Pohjoisesplanadi 29
Helsinki , 011-358-9-576-111
Tags: luxury | expensive | smart splurge
Hotel Katajanokka

Catwalks line the atria of this one-time prison. You enter your room (a former cell) through ... more

Vyökatu 1
Helsinki , 011-358-9-686-450
Tags: moderate | great value
Hotel Torni

The first skyscraper in the city (14 stories, 1928) is kind of lost in the streetscape nowadays, ... more

Yrjönkatu 26
Helsinki , 011-358-20-1234-604
Tags: luxury | expensive | historic
Klaus K

A deft contemporary homage to the Kalevala (Finland’s national epic), the stylish Klaus K ... more

Bulevardi 2
Helsinki , 011-358-20-770-4700
Tags: luxury | expensive
Omena Hotel Helsinki

The budget-minded Helsinki visitor needn’t scrimp on style, with the bare bones, but still cool, ... more

Eerikinkatu 24
Helsinki , 011-358-20-771-6555
Tags: budget | great value
Palace Hotel

The Palace looks like an office building on the outside and an ocean liner on the inside. Its 39 ... more

Eteläranta 10
Helsinki , 011-358-9-1345-6660
Tags: moderate | great value | views
Scandic Grand Marina

Once a warehouse, this 462-room dockside hotel has been renovated with mid-century Finnish ... more

Katajanokanlaituri 7
Helsinki , 011-358-916-661
Tags: luxury | business | expensive

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