$116 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: May 9, 2015 Check-out: May 10, 2015

BEST WESTERN PREMIER Hotel Katajanokka

4 stars
View map of Merikasarminkatu 1a, 00160 HELSINKI, Helsinki, 00160

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.0
out of 5
1 reviews
Bad Internet

no soap for shower. Could not connect with VPN thru hotel internet because of outdated and slow... See full review

  • Anonymous
  • Aug 10, 2009
Discover an oasis of serenity and style amidst historic elegance
Housed inside a magnificent 19th-century building, the Best Western Premier Katajanokka Hotel blends historic charm and modern style with amenities that appeal to business and leisure guests alike. Situated in the midst of beautiful Linnanpuisto Park, the hotel offers serenity and proximity to the city's premier destinations. The in-house restaurant, pub and lobby bar offer dining and relaxation options. A children's playroom is aimed to please the little ones with a wide selection of games and toys.
Highlights
  • Historic 19th-century redbrick building surrounded by beautiful Linnanpuisto Park
  • Minutes from central Helsinki
  • Traditional Finnish sauna (complimentary on weekends)
  • Enjoy a refreshing drink and a meal on the summer terrace
  • Bicycle rental available
Rooms
What were once 19th-century detention cells have been transformed into 106 charming, elegant guest rooms presented in bright, modern design and furnishings. Guests of the Best Western Premier Katajanokka enjoy 32-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and on-demand movies. All rooms feature mini-bars and bathrooms equipped with handheld showerheads. Two complimentary wired Internet connections are available.
Features
Situated in the midst of gorgeous Linnanpuisto Park, the Best Western Premier Katajanokka offers serenity and historic elegance. Helsinki's shopping and cultural attractions, including majestic Market Square, historic cathedrals and art museums, are only minutes away by tram or foot. And to assist with hospitality, business and sightseeing arrangements, the hotel's front desk is on hand 24/7.
Dining

Best Western Premier Katajanokka guests savor complimentary daily breakfasts. The Jailbird Restaurant presents an all-day menu of fresh local and international favorites, and its attached Pub Oluthuone offers premium beers in a cozy setting. Adjacent to reception, guests can also unwind at the lobby bar.

Recreation
The Best Western Premier Katajanokka offers a complimentary 24-hour fitness center, and an authentic, on-site Finnish sauna that's free to guests on weekends.  Children enjoy games and activities available in the playroom.
Transportation
  • Nearby tram stop (1 block)
  • Central Railway Station (1.2 mi/1.9 km)
  • Helsinki International Airport (8.3 mi/13.3 km)
Attractions
  • Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral (0.4 mi/0.7 km)
  • Cathedral of Helsinki/Senate Square (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • Ateneum Art Museum (1.1 mi/1.7 km)
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma (1.3 mi/2.2 km)
  • National Museum of Finland (1.6 mi/2.6 km)
  • Toolonlahti Bay (1.8 mi/2.9 km)
  • Sea Life Helsinki (2.7 mi/4.3 km)
  • Seurasaari Open-Air Museum (4.3 mi/6.9 km)
Business
  • Business services available on request
  • 5 meeting and event spaces

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BEST WESTERN PREMIER Hotel Katajanokka Rooms

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Exercise gym
Sauna
Steam bath
Dining
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Coffee shop
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Concierge desk
Security
Wake-up service
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Doctor on call
Gift shop
Copy service
Audio visual equipment
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking
Outdoor parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Room
Television with cable
Safe
AM/FM alarm clock
Mini bar
Hairdryer in room
Sofa bed
Electronic door locks
Ironing board
Bidet
Trouser press

Nearby points of interest

  • Katajanokka: 0.1 mi
  • Uspenski Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Presidential Palace: 0.5 mi
  • Mannerheim Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Helsinki Cathedral: 0.7 mi
  • Kaartinkaupunki: 0.7 mi
  • Helsinki Senate Square: 0.8 mi
  • Kluuvi: 0.9 mi
  • Ateneum Art Museum: 1 mi
  • Eira - Kaivopuisto - Ullanlinna: 1 mi
  • Helsinki Zoo: 1.1 mi
  • Ateneum: 1.1 mi
  • Helsinki Railway station: 1.1 mi
  • Punavuori: 1.2 mi
  • Sibelius Academy: 1.4 mi
  • Katajanokka: 0.1 mi
  • Uspenski Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Presidential Palace: 0.5 mi
  • Mannerheim Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Helsinki Cathedral: 0.7 mi
  • Kaartinkaupunki: 0.7 mi
  • Helsinki Senate Square: 0.8 mi
  • Kluuvi: 0.9 mi
  • Ateneum Art Museum: 1 mi
  • Eira - Kaivopuisto - Ullanlinna: 1 mi
  • Helsinki Zoo: 1.1 mi
  • Ateneum: 1.1 mi
  • Helsinki Railway station: 1.1 mi
  • Punavuori: 1.2 mi
  • Sibelius Academy: 1.4 mi
  • Kallio: 1.5 mi
  • Suomenlinna: 1.6 mi
  • Rock Church: 1.6 mi
  • Finnish National Opera: 1.7 mi
  • Toolo: 1.9 mi
  • Linnanmäki: 2 mi
  • Ruoholahti: 2 mi
  • The Swimming Stadium: 2.2 mi
  • Sibelius Park: 2.3 mi
  • Pasila Railway station - Business district: 2.7 mi
  • Hartwall Areena: 3.4 mi
  • Verajamaki: 4.3 mi
  • Aalto University: 5.1 mi
  • Leppõvaara: 6.3 mi
  • Vantaa: 9.2 mi

Dining

Jailbird Restaurant
Jailbird Restaurant, on premises, International, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Lobby Bar
Lobby Bar, on premises, Bar/Lounge, 24 hours
Jailbird Pub
Jailbird Pub, on premises, Pub, 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for BEST WESTERN PREMIER Hotel Katajanokka

Overall score

3 / 5
5.01.0
1 out of 1
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
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Review of BEST WESTERN PREMIER Hotel Katajanokka

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Ft. Wayne, In
Aug 10, 2009

Bad Internet

no soap for shower. Could not connect with VPN thru hotel internet because of outdated and slow hotel ISP

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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