Hotels in Helsinki
When searching for the best hotels in Helsinki, you are bound to notice GLO Hotel Ithaca show up. GLO prides itself on being modern and cool and calls itself a “lifestyle hotel.” Modestly priced, the luxuriousness and modernity of GLO is apparent even from the outside edifice of the building, which is encased in dark glass with bright neon lights. GLO hotel in Helsinki offers amenities including a laundry facility, room service, spa, gym, meeting rooms and breakfast.
Another hotel in Helsinki worth mentioning is the Scandic Simonkentta, perfectly located in downtown Helsinki, for exploring the city. Utilizing modern Scandinavian architecture, the lines of this Helsinki hotel are bold and strong. There are many amenities, including use of a gym, restaurant and bar, and the ability to rent bicycles to aid in your explorations. Averagely priced for an above average hotel, this is a highly recommended hotel. Hotels in Helsinki are great for business travel. Helsinki hotels are also an excellent option for a romantic getaway.
The Palace Hotel Linna, a 1903 Finnish Art Nouveau fortress, was originally the local university’s student union building.
For visiting artists, royalty, and romantics, this modernized 19th-century hotel is the address to commit to memory. Opulence reigns, from the Venetian chandeliers in the banquet hall and the mahogany and cut-glass entrance of the dining room right down to the Karl Fazer chocolates at turndown.
Smack dab in the center of Helsinki, the new-millennium Simonkenttä is a gleaming example of what a big urban hotel can do for the environment.