HOTEL RANTAPUISTO HELSINKI
Hotel Rantapuisto is a nature seaside hotel in Helsinki 1 minute walk from the sandy beach. It is located in the Vuosaari district, Eastern part of the city, 20 min drive from the downtown.
Rooms have view of the surrounding forest or the Baltic Sea. Walking and cycling routes next to the hotel.
Rantapuisto hotel is recommended for outdoor activities and nature experience in Helsinki as well as relaxing holidays by the sea.
Seaside relaxing hotel, surrounded by forest and natural environment, yet close to the city. Suitable for families with kids or for longer holidays in Helsinki.
For kids: in the main building there is a play room for little children; sandpit at the yard; safe environment near the hotel, freedom to walk round the hotel yard and sandy beach in sight of the out outdoor sitting area of the hotel.
Food: breakfast is served daily; dinner is available in the restaurant Monday-Saturday. Drinks from the lobby bar. On Sundays a brunch option.
Activities: hotel staff can arrange archipelago cruises, hiking tours and canoeing trips. Free bikes can be borrowed from the hotel during summer. Jogging and hiking possibilities in the forest nearby.
Gym: right next to hotel there is a gym with stylish facilities and modern high-quality Technogym equipment. Open daily from 5:00 until 23:00. Sauna is heated up Mon-Fri at 16:00-21:00, Sat-Sun at 10:00-16:00. Rantapuisto hotel guests with accommodation can use the gym free of charge.
There are 67 hotel rooms and 7 apartments at Rantapuisto. All rooms have a bathroom with shower and toilet, wide (42”) flat screen TV, WiFi, work desk and hairdryer. Room rates include hot breakfast buffet. Use of superior sauna is included in the superior room rates.
Standard Twin Room (15 m²) for 2 persons with forest view - from €89-99/night.
Standard Twin Room with Sea View (26 m²) for 2 persons - from €99-109/night. The room can accommodate an extra bed.
Superior Twin or Double with Sea View (26 m²) for 2 persons - from €109-119/night. The room can accommodate an extra bed. The use of a sauna is included.
1 bed-room apartment (40 m²) for 1-3 persons - from €119-119/night. Its own kitchen. Linen and towels are provided once, departure cleaning included.
2 bed-room apartment (80 m²) for 1-5 persons - from €260/night. Its own kitchen. Linen and towels are provided once, departure cleaning included.
Hotel has quite convenient terms of reservation with free cancellation option up to few day before arrival depending the holidays season. Please check the terms when making a reservation!
No pre-payment needed. Payment is possible at the property.
Rantapuisto Hotel Helsinki is located in Vuosaari, Eastern Helsinki. It is 15 km from the city center.
There is a bus stop in front of the hotel, offering connections to Vuosaari metro station, 3 km away. Bus from the hotel is running once an hour on weekdays (Mon-Fri, line 816, from 6.50 to 18.00).
Helsinki Central Station can be reached in 22 minutes by metro. Price from 3€. Trains come about every 5-10 minutes.
Rastila metro station is 1,7 km from the hotel. It takes about 25 min to reach the station by foot.
Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is 22 km away from the Hotel. Ride will take about 20-25min depending the traffic.
Rantapuisto hotel address: Furuborginkatu 3, 00980 Helsinki
Travellers tips: There is the forest with biking and hiking routes next to the hotel.
It is possible to go by bike from the hotel to city center by bicycle roads. It is allowed to take a bike to metro for free.
Itäkeskus Shopping Centre, the largest mall in the Nordic region, is 3 km away.
There are 3 sandy beach nearby.
There is a swimming pool with slide, high-board and whirlpool - Vuosaari uimahalli - just 3 km from the hotel, next to Vuosaari metro station.
There is Natura Viva paddling and activity center in 1km from the Rantapuisto hotel. According to the travellers reviews it is no.1 outdoor activity provider in Helsinki!
There are plenty of activities offered on the water: sea kayaking guided tours, SUP rentals, sea fishing. All equipment needed provided on spot.
There are Cafe Natura with seaside terrace to enjoy the view and atmosphere.
During summer months starting from 1.05 is it possible to enjoy sea cruise to the Söderskär's Lighthouse.
Daily cruises available from Vuosaari, about 3 km from the Rantapusto Hotel.
Boat ride lasts about 1,5h one way. Departure from Vuosaari at 10.30. Time to enjoy Söderskär lighthouse and islands from 11.45 to 13.00. Arrival back to Vuosaari at 14.30.
Price (2018): EUR 58 / adults, EUR 29 / children 6-12 years, children 0-5 years free.
The lighthouse was built on the Mattlandet island, near the open sea, in 1862. Visibility range is 15 nautical miles (about 27 km). Nowadays Söderskär’s lighthouse is no longer considered to have nautical significance because the shipping routes on the Gulf of Finland had changed. Exhibition in the lighthouse and stories show the atmosphere and idea how the lighthouse keepers and pilots lived before.