Urban venue for creative and impactful meetings in Helsinki
Meetings & Events facilities
Congress, conference, seminar, board meeting or gala dinner? Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel is the place to be. The completely refurbished, ultramodern conference facilities at the Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel is the first hotel in the world to provide meeting facilities and services designed to be friendly to the senses. This approach enables the creation of environments that facilitate productive work. Using adjustable elements, from light to sound, you can easily generate different moods to create environments that are invigorating, calming, or inspiring, or that facilitate concentration. Creativity is the leading philosophy of Seaside meetings due to the history of the hotel building. It used to be a laboratory in the early 1900's when Nobel Prize winning formulas were developed in the premises. Valimo is one-of-a-kind event venue in Helsinki up to 360 persons, showcasing industrial architecture, and genuine graffiti art.
Dynamo 1 & 2
The 2 large multifunctional meeting rooms, Dynamo 1 & 2, host 16 to 48 and 16 to 52 persons respectively. Sensory friendly design with adjustable elements from light to sound together generate environment that facilitate productive work. Need more space? Dynamo 1 and 2 may easily be combined to form spacious room up to 118 persons.
Visio 1 & 2
Visio 1 & 2 are ideal for meetings, seminars, and workshops. Both rooms are equipped with modern wireless technology. Sensory friendly design with adjustable elements from light to sound together generate environment that facilitate productive work. Both Visio rooms accommodate 20-81 meeting delegates. By opening the partition walls, the rooms can be combined into a larger room ideal for receptions for up to 160 guests.
Idis 1, 2 & 3
These three rooms form a set of modern meeting rooms that inspire your delegates with abundant natural daylight thanks to a large windows. Sensory friendly design with adjustable elements from light to sound together generate environment that facilitate productive work. Idis 1 is ideal for 8-14 people, Idis 2 for 4 people and Idis 3 for up to 6 people.
Projekti 651.1 & 651.2
Projekti 651.1 and Projekti 651.2 cabinets are named after the famous submarine parked on the harbor just in front of the hotel in the 1990's. Submarine was owned by a Finnish businessman Jari Komulainen, whose story is visible on the walls of the cabinets. The Russian originated submarines served as a dinner venue for Russian delegates hosted by the President of Finland. The second of the submarines ended up in the famous Holliwood feature film "The Widowmaker" starred by Harrison Ford and Liam Neeson. The cabinets are ideal for dinners and receptions. Projekti 651.1 can accommodate 30 people and Projekti 651.2 accomodates 40 people. When combined these two make an ideal setting for events for up to 70 people.
Nobel meeting room is named after the Finnish Nobel Price winner A. I. Virtanen who used to work in his laboratory in the hotel building during the time the building served as the research departmet of Dairy producer Valio. The history as well as the old laboratory equipment may be seen on the walls and shelfs of the meeting room. Cosy kitchen foyer in front offers ample space for enjoyable coffee breaks.
Valimo event venue
Valimo is a robust and modern event venue inspired by the industrial heritage of the building as well as the lively harbor nearby. Valimo boasts extensive and impressive graffiti walls designed and crafted by a Finnish graffiti artist Ansver Oksman. Fascinating detail is the light wall combining lights and wooden pallets. Valimo is a unique combination of state-of-the-art conference facility and atmospheric, street credible event venue for 360 guests. Valimo may also be divided into 6 separate meeting rooms.
Capacity of Valimo:
- Valimo 1: 20–69 people
- Valimo 2: 26–80 people
- Valimo 3: 20–64 people
- Valimo 4: 20–61 people
- Valimo 5: 20–66 people
- Valimo 6: 18–42 people
- Valimo 1–6: 250–360 people
Tsöge - community kitchen
Tsöge is a Helsinki slang word meaning kitchen. This community kitchen serves as an refreshing oasis for all the meeting delegates. It's cosy homelike atmosphere is offers an ideal setting for break and networking between and after the meetings. The fridge is full of delicacies – and surprises to pamper the guests. Whether need morning welcome coffee or a power break between meeting units, take advantage of their modern design ambience and generous event space for your relaxed supporting program.
Katto Sauna & Lounge
The legendary Katto Sauna & Lounge was entirely renewed during the Seaside renovation process. This venue has served as a prime location for private and corporate parties and events. Two store space has magnificent sea and roof top view over the city of Helsinki. Unique combination of urban lounge and sauna offers an inimitable venue for memorable events. Ideal for events for up to 50 persons.
Incentive ideas for Helsinki
Adjacent to the sea and business district of Helsinki this location offers a lively and charming feel-good atmosphere. Discover everything that urban Helsinki has to offer! Wander through the diverse art and culture scene or take a sightseeing tour with a delicious dinner in the end. We are delighted to plan a varied incentive program to complement your event! Popular entertainment within our guests have been urban "Amazing Race" or cruise on the sea starting right in front of the hotel. We also have bikes for groups. The hotel is located by very popular biking routes in Helsinki.
Something Blu: A wedding of a kind
Your unique day. Your unique way. Plan the wedding of your dreams from start to finish, with Radisson Blu's refreshing Something Blu concept. Our highly professional Wedding Specialists will take expert care of you – and all your arrangements - every step of the way, with carefully crafted menus and so important details; our choice of leading local vendor partners – and the world's most exceptional locations. Our friendly Yes I Can! team will help you turn your individual vision into a beautiful reality. Perfect in every detail. Flawlessly planned and exquisitely arranged in a stunning celebratory setting. So all you have to do is enjoy every moment. Making magic memories to cherish for a lifetime..
Customizable wedding packages
Whether you're planning an intimate celebration or a large, lavish wedding reception, we're happy to customize your event to suit your tastes and needs.
Sample calculation for wedding reception for 100 people
- Flowers: EUR 20 per table arrangement (10 round tables or long tables for 6 – 8 people)
- Cloakroom: EUR 2,5 per person
- Glass of sparkling wine to toast: EUR 7 per person
- 2 glasses of wine during dinner: EUR 14 per person
- Coffee/Tea: EUR 4,60 per person (Additional service: EUR 10 per person)
- Buffet: approximately EUR 40 per person
- Total: EUR 78.10 per person, plus flowers