Best Western Hotel Carlton - Helsinki

Kaisaniemenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland, 00100  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Hotel Carlton - Helsinki

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Indoor parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Laundry
Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Facilities for kids

Children's menu

Cribs available

Overview

The grand Best Western Hotel Carlton is set in Eteläinen Suurpiiri district next to restaurants and casinos. Founded in 2007, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

The property is notable for the good location a 5-minute walk from Helsinki Central train station and offers an access to Computer and Game Console Museum Helsinki, Helsinki Zoo and Mannerheim Museum. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Helsinki city center.

The hotel is situated near a cathedral and a theater.

Best Western Hotel Carlton is within a 20-minute drive to Helsinki-Vantaa airport.

Rooms

Best Western Hotel Carlton is a property in Helsinki that comes with 21 rooms and provides satellite TV, wireless internet, individual climate control, a wardrobe and a minibar. Bathrooms are appointed with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

The small restaurant serves fine meals. The property is located near a tram stop, just about 100 meters from Vapiano and Ravintola Basecamp serving a wide selection of dishes.

Services

Corporate travelers can use computers, a business center and a photocopier available on site.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with meals and cribs.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   21.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Kaisaniemenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

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City Center
  • Helsinki
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Helsinki Central railway station
    1000 ft
  • Helsinki Central Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Kaisaniemi
    400 ft
  • Helsingin Yliopisto Metro Station
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Molly Malone's Irish Bar
    100 ft
  • Ravintola Havanna (cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Esplanade
    1400 ft
  • Esplanade Park
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    21

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Hotel Carlton photos Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Queen-size bed or Double bed
Size: 295 sq. feet
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2 Single Beds( Non-Smoking, Continental Breakfast)

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Carlton - Helsinki Helsinki location
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    Hotel Address:

    Kaisaniemenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

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    City Center
    • Helsinki
      1700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Helsinki Central railway station
      1000 ft
    • Helsinki Central Station
      1000 ft
    Underground stations
    • Kaisaniemi
      400 ft
    • Helsingin Yliopisto Metro Station
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Molly Malone's Irish Bar
      100 ft
    • Ravintola Havanna (cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban)
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Esplanade
      1400 ft
    • Esplanade Park
      1400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      21

    Hotel Awards

    FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiBest Western Hotel Carlton

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    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Finland

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    Best Western Hotel Carlton Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Kinopalatsi Movie Theater Complex - 400 ft
    • ateneum - 400 ft
    • Swedish Theatre - 1400 ft

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1400 ft

    Train stations

    Shopping areas

    • Ateneum Art Museum - 400 ft
    • Helsinki City Museum - 1000 ft
    • Helsinki General Post Office & Post Museum - 1400 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Helsinki Cathedral - 1000 ft
    • Helsinki City Hall - 1400 ft
    • Havis Amanda, Helsinki - 1400 ft

    Museums

    • Athenium Art Museum - 400 ft
    • Esplanade Park - 1000 ft
    • Post Office & Postal Museum - 1400 ft
    • Helsinki City Museum - 1400 ft
    • Kaisaniemi Park - 1400 ft
    • Postmuseo (Postal museum) - 1400 ft
    • Kiasma (Finnish Museum of Contemporary Art) - 1700 ft

    Universities, Institutes

    • Helsinki University - 400 ft

    Theaters

    • Swedish Theatre - 1400 ft

    Business areas

    • Aleksanterinkatu - 700 ft
    • Stockmann Department Store - 1000 ft
    • Forum Shopping Centre - 1400 ft

    Underground stations

    • Kaisaniemi - 400 ft
    • Helsingin Yliopisto Metro Station - 400 ft
    • Rautatientori - 1000 ft
    • Rautatientori Metro Station - 1000 ft

    Public parking

    • University of Helsinki - 400 ft
    • Helsinki City Tourist & Convention Bureau - 1400 ft

    Local attractions

    • Finnish National Opera - 5200 ft
      Helsinginkatu 58, Helsinki
    • Design Museum - 1.0 mi
      Korkeavuorenkatu 23, Helsinki
    • Computer and Game Console Museum Helsinki - 1.1 mi
      Tyynenmerenkatu 11, Helsinki
    • Kaisaniemen Puisto - 1.0 mi
      Kaisaniemi, Helsinki
    • Well Park - 1.1 mi
      South of Puistok, Helsinki

    Near the hotel

    • Ateneum Art Museum - 500 ft
      Kaivokatu 2, Helsinki
    • Finnish National Theater - 800 ft
      Rautatientori, Helsinki
    • Esplanade Park - 1400 ft
      Pohjoisesplanadi, Helsinki
    • Suomenlinna Church - 1400 ft
      Suomenlinna C 3, Helsinki
    • Lutheran Cathedral - 1100 ft
      Yliopistonkatu 7, Helsinki
    • The Railway Station - 1100 ft
      Kaivokatu, Helsinki
    • The National Library of Finland - 1300 ft
      Unioninkatu 36, Helsinki

    Restaurants nearby

    • Molly Malone's Irish Bar - 100 ft

      Address: Kaisaniemenkatu 1 C
      Phone: +358 9 576 675 00

      61% likes this, based on 90 reviews

    • Vapiano - 300 ft

      Address: Mikonkatu 15
      Phone: 09 6981 225

      75% likes this, based on 111 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Texas - 300 ft

      Address: Mikonkatu 15

      Cuisine: American, Mexican
      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 45

    • Ravintola Havanna - 100 ft

      Address: Kaisaniemenkatu 2
      Phone: 0504364555

      Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban

    • Amarillo Ravintola - 300 ft

      Address: Mikonkatu

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      21

    Hotel Awards

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    Best Western Hotel Carlton Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Hotel Carlton

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 68 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    6.0
    Location
    8.0
    Dining
    7.0

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Convenient Location: Only two blocks from Helsinki Central Train Station and easy walking distance to museums, to excellent shopping and to the waterfront boat taxi services. The hotel has a good casual dining area with reasonable prices. Our room was small but reasonably comfortable. Security is good and the hotel is in a safe area.

      The hotel has 19 rooms, all on the second floor. There is no elevator and all luggage must be carried up the stairs from the lobby to the room level. There is no exercise area, swimming pool, hot tub or sauna.

    • Single
      10.0

      Staff is very good, bartender was the best.

      All was good.

    • Couple
      5.8

      Very good Irish Pub (live music every night) practically next door: Molly Malone's!!! The staff of the mini-hotel is very friendly, service is sufficient.

      The double bed as advertised (as one of the few within the same budget) existed of 2 single beds and mattresses, very light weight so it was somewhat of a challenge to make love since the beds were drifting apart at the slightest movement... This in combination with the really cramped size of the room makes this mini-hotel fit for single travelers only.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      The location is very convenient to railway station

      Price is too high. Wifi signal in room is very weak whic cannot be able to access internet.

    • Single
      6.2

      Location, staff

      Tiny room, very small bed, no shelves in the bathroom - nowhere to place the towels.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Location for city center shops and cultural attraction. Access to Central railway station and bus transfer to Vantaa Airport.

      Lack of a lift for baggage handling upstairs. Staff were very helpful however. The lack of effective water control in the shower area leads to water spreading on the floor as far as the toilet bowl. A proper cubicle would fix this. Street noise- the double glazing is not effective enough especially in the reduction of sound from the adjacent clubs (base music pulsing) .

    • Single
      4.6

      The position.

      Yes, I have never had the same terrible experience. In fact, when I was to taking the plane at 5 A.M. one of the Hotel presented me another bill regarding two dinner of the days before. It was an error, because I had already payed the food, with cash, and they presented me another bill. It was an error also because I had took a pizza with vegetable the evening before I leav and it wasn't sifged in the new bill. The incredible thing is that I payed in the evening before the day I had the plane and they dosn't say anithing about this additional bill. They say to me only 3 hours before I had my airplane and so musted pay this wrong additional bill. Also, the food of the Iguana resturant is not very good.

    • Single
      6.6

      good location. The hotel what to spend the night

      bad look from the rooms which windows leave in a yard

    • Couple
      9.6

      I loved, that staff arranged breakfast earlier, because of my work-schedule. Breakfast was good, everything was fresh. Especially I appreciated the location.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      Considering how active and noisy the ground floor cafe was, the room wad surprisingly quite. Location is excellent. I blew a fuse in the middle of the night and they got the lights back on quickly.

      Parking was crazy expensive €38 per day!!! No place to unload a car. Breakfast had very old crusty leftovers. When I asked if I could have something cooked they said yes, then just scrapped the old bits onto a plate. The waitress admitted that the cook did this all the time and just smokes and talks to his friends instead if cooking. Disgusting.

    • Family with children
      9.6

      It was quite comfortable. 10-15min walk from central staton. Close to Ateneum Museum.

      Didn't have many choices in breakfast

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      Really friendly and warm staff, and a small but high-quality breakfast buffet selection. The hotel is older, but the rooms are surprisingly roomy with a little sofa, coffee table, AND nice-sized desk. Just five minutes from the central train station and a heartbeat from the city center.

    • Single
      9.6

      Aside from being clean and comfortable I especially liked the staff. They were truly helpful, kind and friendly.

    • Single
      9.2

      Great location, 5min walk to central station and as well to all central locations. Very close to shopping area. Helpful staff. Free WiFi internet, good breakfast.

      For 1 person the room was ok, but for the couple of family it should be larger!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Location close to train station and main shopping centers, kind and helpfull hotel staff, good value for money paid

      Could not open the windows of the room

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Carlton - Helsinki Helsinki location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Kaisaniemenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland, 00100

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Helsinki
      1700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Helsinki Central railway station
      1000 ft
    • Helsinki Central Station
      1000 ft
    Underground stations
    • Kaisaniemi
      400 ft
    • Helsingin Yliopisto Metro Station
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Molly Malone's Irish Bar
      100 ft
    • Ravintola Havanna (cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban)
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Esplanade
      1400 ft
    • Esplanade Park
      1400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      21

    Hotel Awards

    FinnishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHelsinkiBest Western Hotel Carlton

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Finland

    Use Badge