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    Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,Rovaniemi

    Koskikatu 4, Rovaniemi 96200, Finland
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    1 - 5 of 167 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I spent one night in Rovaniemi and selected this hotel to stay, not known to me before. The "Vaakuna" is right in the center of the town, which saves some steps although Rovaniemi is not that big. The Arktikum museum and science center is at...More

    Thank EeroE
    Response from Tiina M, Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,RovaniemiResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello EeroE, Thank You for sharing Your thoughts online with Your review. We appreciate Your comments about our rooms, breakfast, service and location in the hearth of Rovaniemi. Kiitos :) Hope to see You soon! With warm regards Annukka Raasakka Vastaanoton vuoropäällikkö/Duty manager Original Sokos...More

    Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed there for two night. Hotel is in the center of rovaniemi in front of one bust stop, very good for all the connections from atations/airports/santa village. Receptinists was excellent and helpfully with us. They was very available to help us to find some...More

    Thank Marco A
    Response from Tiina M, Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,RovaniemiResponded 4 weeks ago

    Wow - 6 stars for us :) Thank you ever so much for your kind words and your lovely feedback! You are right - our location is perfect and near by all the services. I´m happy to hear that You have enjoyed your stay in...More

    Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights with my sister when we visited Rovaniemi recently. The hotel was situated most conveniently in the city center, just 15 min drive from the airport and just across the agency of Lapland Safaris, if you need to book any local tours....More

    Thank Karen T
    Response from Tiina M, Duty manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,RovaniemiResponded September 11, 2017

    Thank you for your lovely feedback and recommendation! We are so happy that Your trip was memorable and we were Your choice in Rovaniemi. I´m glad that You find our rooms clean, spacious and comfy with those nice comfortable beds :) Thank You ever so...More

    Reviewed September 6, 2017

    During our trip through Scandinavia, we made a stop in Rovaniemi and stayed at the Sokos for one night. The rooms were pretty modern, with some awesome LED northern light effects above the bed, which makes a pretty romantic atmosphere at night, if you're travveling...More

    1  Thank Daniel N
    Response from Tiina M, Duty manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,RovaniemiResponded September 11, 2017

    Thank you for your feedback! I´m happy to hear that You have enjoyed our hotel services and we were Your choice in Rovaniemi. Northern light effects are pretty awesome - glad that You liked them. Saunas are located on the first floor of the hotel...More

    Reviewed August 25, 2017

    This hotel looked very ordinary for the outside but inside was another matter. The rooms are renovated with terrific lighting, comfortable beds, great space. We had a nice view of the street. It was very quiet. The room wifi was reliable. The lobby is spacious...More

    1  Thank LJoanne
    Response from Tiina M, Duty manager at Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna,RovaniemiResponded September 11, 2017

    Hello, Thank you for your lovely feedback and recommendation! I´m happy to notice that You have been really satisfied with our services and we are Your choice in Rovaniemi. Hope to see You soon again as our guest! With warm autumn greetings Annukka Raasakka Duty...More

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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
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    • US$121 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Sophie-Jade21
    December 22, 2016|
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    Response from Tiina M | Property representative |
    Hello, Rovaniemi airport is about 8 km from our hotel and it takes only about 10-15 minutes to get to our hotel from there. Merry Christmas! Tiina Määttä Hotel manager
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    December 1, 2016|
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    Hello, Our breakfast buffet offers lots of alternanatives for vegetarian. You can have for example porridge, bread, cerials, cheese, vegetables and fruits. There are some salads and vegetable dishes on the restaurants a la... More
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    October 28, 2016|
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    Hello, The best way to go to the railway station is absolutely taxi. It cost´s about 15,- euros. And to Santa Claus village You can easily go by bus number 8 which leaves from bus stop nearby. You can get the timetable for... More
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