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Hellsten Helsinki Senate

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

A good and comfortable one night stay. Perfect location, spacious appartment. But some equipement should be renewed or added (like hair dryer) . However I would like to return and to enjoy one more time the perfect stay in Helsinki.

Spent two nights in the hotel in March. Easily accessible from the train station by tram and only 10min walk from the heart of the center. The hotel rooms are studio apartments so there was plenty of space. Kitchen corner (coffee maker, kettle, microwave and fridge included), comfy double bed and tidy bathroom. The place was calm and quiet, no bars, clubs or noisy traffic nearby. The hotel is staffed only til 5pm but the check in is made easy with instructions at the front desk. Hotel doesn't have breakfast available but there are plenty of cafes and restaurants within walking distance.

Great position to stay in Helsinki, close to trams and amenities. From booking on line to getting keys etc was very easy and organize. Apartment was very spacious and great to be able to do self catering. Havin laundry facilities was an extra bonus albeit in the apartment block next door.

Wonderful city, which has something to do in the winter. Charming hotel. With his spirit and very good location. For lovers of romantic atmosphere. Simple, but at the same time home ... Would recommend both for couples and lovers)

Though it was in good location, the hotel cleaning was under standard. They'll not do daily cleaning plus wonth clean out trashes daily. It is understandable that you'll not chagr towels and bed linen daily cut cleaning could have beem done daily. There were moles on shower floors and on shower doors and it's still there after there cleaning service. Quite unacceptable.

Lovely place to stay, very conveniently located just outside the city center. Trams 4 and 5 will drop you pretty much at the doorstep after a 10 minute journey from the main train station. Room was everything I needed it to be; warm, clean and quiet. Sauna on the ground floor, free to use for guests was a fantastic bonus. Very helpful check in staff (I stayed twice), both in person and on the phone when checking in on the weekend. I found the weekend check-in, when reception is not staffed to be pretty straight forward despite the previous reviews. Don't let that put you off. Would stay again.

Nice place to spend long winter evenings with a warm atmosphere of home. You should try some cold walk first to better understand then what the real house exists for. Enjoy your staying with Hellsten Helsinki!

This apartment is located in Katajanokka, five minutes from center. Very quiet and clean. Apartment has all that you need. (dishes, phone etc.). A very good choice to stay in Helsinki. Tram 4 is very closed and handy.

Would not recoment at all Waist of money, this hotel should cost $20 PER NIGHT, And how come it has 3 stars, terrible and awful place to spand even one night, dirty and smelly even stinky. No way again !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

A very nice apartment with everything you need. It is large enough for a family. The location is very close to the city center where you can go anywhere. It is also so close to the public transportation.

Kauppiaankatu 5 Helsinki

Located in Katajanokka, Hellsten Helsinki Senate is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Uspenski Cathedral and Presidential Palace. Each of the 51 rooms at this 3-star hotel includes a kitchen, a refrigerator, and a microwave. Centrally located in Etelainen District, the hotel is also a short walk from Senate Square and Helsinki Cathedral.


The 51 rooms feature kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Guests can enjoy flat-screen TVs and stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Coffee makers, phones, and desks are other standard amenities. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Property features

Guests of Hellsten Helsinki Senate enjoy a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Self parking is offered for EUR 25 per night. Front-desk staff can help with luggage storage, and provide local restaurant recommendations. This hotel also has laundry facilities.

Room options

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Queen 1 | Sleeps 2

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Sauna

Queen 1 | Sleeps 4

Superior Apartment

Queen 1 | Sleeps 4

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

69% of guests recommend this hotel

Total of 355 reviews