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Linnankatu 9, Helsinki, Finland

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81%

Rating
1263 Total Reviews
  • 79%Value For Money
  • 88%Security
  • 80%Location
  • 83%Staff
  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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77%

Showers offer little privacy, no real doors. Air was too dry and the room was too hot.


77%

I think if you are solely looking for an affordable/safe/clean place to sleep then this is a good choice- if you are a young solo traveler hoping to meet people where you are staying, I would advise against it just because there aren't many opportunities for that. The price for the bed I think is great but I would recommend keeping your own food on hand because the restaurant downstairs charges pretty normal prices, not cheap meals like are sometimes available at hostels.


94%

very clean, kind, very good.


77%

It was a great experience

  • 10th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Hostel is in good place, staff - great, house keeping excellent. Thank you.

  • 9th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Latvia
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


77%

Add a caution sign next to the steps at entrance to toilets/showers

  • 3rd Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


71%

I had a pleasant stay here. It was very easy to get there, where the tram stop is almost right outside of the hostel. Security wise, they've got huge lockers for you in your own room. They use key cards which open your own door and the kitchen on your floor. Not the greatest atmosphere but I assume it's because not many people are around while it's still cold. There are also two shared toilet/shower rooms on each floor - female and male. They weren't amazing, but okay. Staff were pretty helpful.


97%

Liked the sauna -- wish there was a complimentary time period in the evening when the sauna would be free. The sauna had a soothing atmosphere but there's no clock and no thermometer and the sauna doesn't feel as hot as you would think it should. Fridge with locks is a plus but it's not so convenient that the kitchen is very bare bones -- and they lock it at 11pm so you can't get in if you need to between late to early morning hours. If you get on the correct direction the tram 4 goes here.


97%

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed. If you are planning a trip to Helsinki this is the place to stay. Can't recommend enough.


80%

Enjoyed my stay at this hostel, very close to the Viking Line departures for Tallinn, Estonia, and about 15 mins walk from the main station. Staff helpful. Stayed in the off season so very quiet.

  • 25th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


91%

They offer free sauna


94%

I stayed in a two bed room and there wasn't even another person for the nights I was there! Great to have a room to myself after backpacking for two months. A little out of town (~1.5km) but really easy to get to on the tram. Staff were helpful. Free sauna!


97%

My stay there was higher than my expectations. Very clean,warm and calm rooms with a good bed . In the dorms each one has a cupboard to secure its luggage.I recommend. However, the brekfast is not good for the price.


80%

I think there should be more done with the common room or common area. Where people can sit and hang out. Because it's located now on the 5th floor it's not really handy...


100%

The best thing during the whole stay in Helsinki was the free morning sauna at Eurohostel! :D The bird-song on the toilet was also a great feature of this practical and easy hostel! However, the breakfast provided in the restaurant is not worth the price - instead there is an Italian café close by - "Signorina" - which can be recommended.

  • 10th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Sweden
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


69%

Hostel is alright, it's clean, safe, and close enough to the main part of town. But it has exactly no atmosphere, and it was very hard to meet people there because there isn't really a common area- there is a bar (very quiet) and kitchens on each floor, but no one was ever in there. Also the shower doors are super weird- they are made of glass and have a massive gap in the middle


86%

There's always smell in toilet. Location is good, there's tram station around and very near to harbour.


74%

Great Sauna. Really just amazing. Room quite dated, horrible strip light. Could have been cleaner. Very hard to use locks on the cupboard in your room. Staff are very nice and helpful. There is a restaurant/common area in the building which was nice - but with 'for restaurant customers only' style signs, but there was no general common area that I could see. The individual rooms were pretty grim and not where you'd want to hang out.


71%

Not the best for solo travellers.


63%

very good located with a short connection to the central station. however it wouldn't take too much effort to make the rooms nicer - come on, guys, just add some pictures to the walls, make a common room with an exchange book shelf where people can meet and hang out and this place would be so much more welcoming. also, it would help to have a staff who says hello.


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