CHEAP HOTELS HELSINKI
Helsinki cheap hotels are in a price range from 49€ up to 90€ per night. It is 2-3* hotels in the main.
Great value hotels rooms with up to 50% discount can be booked last minute or from Sunday to Monday.
|AVA Hotel||The cheapest hotel / Sun-Mon deal||49€|
|Omena Hotel City Centre||City center cheap hotel / 4 pers rooms||69€|
|Hotel Arthur||Train station cheap hotel||66€|
|GLO Hotel Art||Boutique hotel / Sun-Mon deal||89€|
|Forenom Airport||Helsinki airport cheap accommodation||56€|
Hotel Ava (3*) is located 5 km from Helsinki city center in the quiet residential area. Helsinki airport bus stop near the hotel.
Pasila railway station (1,5km) has connection to city center and airport. Tram 7 goes directly to the harbour and city center. Helsinki Fair Center (1,3km).
Rooms: Standard 2 persons rooms + free communal kitchen facilities. Apartments and studios with own kitchenette. Baby-cots and junior-mattresses available on request.
Free evening sauna, modern gym and laundry room. Free Parking.
Omena hotel city center is located 400m from Helsinki central station, next to Forum Shopping Centre. Basic and functional accommodation for 1-4 persons rooms.
Suitable for friend or family stay who prefer to spend more time outside.
No staff hotel, fully automatised keyless entry system. Rooms with free WIFI, TV, fridge, microwave and tea/coffee making facilities.
Hotel Arthur 3* - reasonable priced hotel 350m from the Central Train Station. Good value for the money: central location, quality and service, a large breakfast buffet included!. The metro station and tram stops are next to the hotel.
203 rooms in 14 categories: standard single or double rooms, family rooms 3-5 persons, rooms for business guests, etc.
Free WiFi. Sauna for fee.
GLO Hotel Art is a 4* hotel set in a 1900s Art Nouveau castle 700m from Helsinki city centre. This is not a cheap hotel really. But last minute deals and special offers from Sunday to Monday might be with 49% discount and give a chance to experience luxury in a moderate price.
Stylish and modern rooms with free WiFi: 13-39 sq.m for 1-3 persons.
Restaurant is located in the castle’s cellar.
Forenom Hostel Vantaa Airport - modern cheap hostel, 13 min walk of Helsinki Airport. Not a typical hostel. Only private rooms, no sharing rooms with strangers.
Free WiFi, free parking and keyless entry system. Self-catering rooms have a fridge, microwave and coffee maker. Shared bathroom facilities, communal kitchen.
Jumbo Shopping Centre and Flamingo Spa and aqua park is within 10 min drive.
There are some tips to find the best room rates in Helsinki.
1. Check last minute deals or room prices from Sunday to Monday. Even 4-5 stars centrally located hotels might be booked with a significant discounts up to 60% (less then 100€ night).
2. Choose a location. Some hotels 3-12 km from the center with good transport connection to city or airport has low rates. But keep in mind the possible transport costs. Public transport fares in Helsinki are from €3.
3. Check amenities. Sauna in the hotel, free parking and included breakfast add a value to a hotel. Some hotels with the additional services might cost slightly more, but provide a value of money alternative to the cheapest hotels with a minimum services and comfort.
This spring festival is a popular carnival that has traditionally been celebrated by workers and students. On the eve of May Day, students gather at the Market Square to wash the statue of Havis Amanda and place a student cap on her head.
The celebrations continue throughout the city. The following morning everyone gathers in Kaivopuisto Park and Ullanlinnanmäki for a picnic and more sparkling wine.
Parades and other events are also held around town.
The Helsinki Samba Carnival will fill the streets on Saturday, June 8, 2019. You can watch the Senate Square all day and the program starts at 14.00.
Route : Senate Square - Unioninkatu - Pohjoisesplanadi - Mannerheimintie - Aleksanterinkatu (up to Mikonkatu).
On Helsinki Day, Tuesday 12 June, the Pohjoisesplanadi boulevard that runs along the north side of Esplanade Park will be closed to traffic to make room for a 450-metre-long dinner table seating 1000 guests. A seat at the table can be booked free of charge, but guests have to provide their own buffets.
Helsinki will once again celebrate and entertain residents and visitors on its birthday, 12 June. Helsinki Day has become a city festival that offers lots to see and do for people of all ages.
The city centre will be filled with people, music and events, but Helsinki Day will also be celebrated outside the centre in the city's districts.
Craft Beer Helsinki is a craft beer festival that will be held in Helsinki Railway Square for the fourth time from 4th to 6th July 2019.
Dinner under the Finnish Sky – Everywhere, will be held in August, when everyone will be invited to set their own dinner tables outdoors and eat together by the sea and in the city’s streets, parks, courtyards and gardens.
The Helsinki Baltic Herring Market is one of the oldest ongoing event traditions in Finland, it has been held since 1743. Throughout the years, the Market has changed from a marketplace to a wider public event bringing together archipelago traditions and modern food culture.
The aim of the City of Helsinki is to hold on to the tradition, and to support the livelihood of fishers. A new focus will be placed on widening the scope of the event into a celebration for all citizens.