Trippy
 
  Questions  
Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Where to stay in Helsinki

If you're a first time visitor to Helsinki, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about neighborhoods and places to stay in Helsinki.


What's the best area of Helsinki to stay?

The top mentioned neighborhoods and areas that people talk about in and around Helsinki are:

Here's what Trippy members had to say:

"You can also walk a bit east to catch a boat out to Suomenlinna."  See More

"Enjoy Helsinki and remember to visit the rock church Suomenlinna and the jugend-area of Eira!"  See More

"In Suomenlinna (a little and historical island that is part of Helsinki) there is a quite and little bay."  See More

Mentioned in this answer:
VIEW DETAILED MAP
What are some good hotels in Helsinki?

Depending on the neighborhood you choose, you may want to research hotels in the area. If you'd rather start with the most recommended hotels in Helsinki, here's a list to get you started.

Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:

"Take a hotel room in east & rougher side of the center, Scandic Paasi is really nice."  See More

Want to research more popular hotels in Helsinki? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
VIEW DETAILED MAP
Where did you get these suggestions?

Trippy is a great resource for planning your trip because you get advice from real travelers. We suggested neighborhoods and hotels based on the recommendations of the Trippy community. This gives you a quick overview, but if you're looking to do more research, here are some of the questions that we used to find this information.

profile  Valerie Sacksworth from Los Angeles asked:
What's the best neighborhood in Helsinki for a first time visitor?  (3 answers)

profile  Janine Wilde from Seattle asked:
Need ice swimming advice!  (4 answers)

What if I plan my trip around food?

If you're a foodie or just love to eat when you travel, you might decide to stay in a hotel close to a restaurant you want to try. Here are some places to eat in Helsinki.

Want to research more popular restaurants in Helsinki? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
VIEW DETAILED MAP
What if I don't have a car?

Maybe you're looking for a happening area with lots to see and do, or you want to be walking distance from tourist attractions. Check out some of these places and see there's a hotel nearby.

Want to research more popular attractions in Helsinki? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
VIEW DETAILED MAP
Where can I find out more about Helsinki?

This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Helsinki locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Helsinki.

If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.

Flying into Helsinki? There is one major airport for commercial flights. Find international, domestic, and local airports in Helsinki.




   
Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   FAQ   ·   About   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms