Original Sokos Hotel Arina places you within a 10-minute stroll of Oulu Cathedral and Oulu Market Square. This 4-star hotel has 260 guestrooms and offers conveniences like 4 restaurants, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. It's in central Oulu and also a short walk from Toripolliisi Statue and Mannerheim Park.


Free buffet breakfast is offered each morning. There are ample dining options with 4 onsite restaurants, including Amarillo, which specializes in Tex-Mex cuisine. Get a pick-me-up at the 2 coffee shops/cafés.


All 260 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, safes, and phones. TVs come with pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Rooms also include ironing boards.

Property features

Original Sokos Hotel Arina offers a fitness center, a sauna, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is offered for EUR 17 per day. The 24-hour front desk has staff always at the ready. This hotel also has a business center.


  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Fitness center

Original Sokos Hotel Arina

Pakkahuoneenkatu 16 Oulu 90100

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Original Sokos Hotel Arina features a sauna and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measure 0 square feet (0 square meters). Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Original Sokos Hotel Arina is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 260 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Business center 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Year Built 1938 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Playground on site  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Original Sokos Hotel Arina offers 260 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Televisions come with pay movies.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access.

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning.

Amarillo - This restaurant specializes in Tex-Mex cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Fransmanni - This restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Rosso - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Grill It - This steakhouse serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per day
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 17 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Arina Sokos Hotel
  • Sokos Arina
  • Sokos Arina Oulu
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  • Original Sokos Hotel Arina Oulu
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We should mention

Up to 2 children 15 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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