What to do in Helsinki

Our hotel in Helsinki in the city center is surrounded by an array of activities and cultural attractions. Take the pleasant walk down to the National Theatre or Ateneum Art Museum, then pop in next door at the grand Casino Helsinki. If you are looking for souvenirs, walk to the Market Square and Old Market Hall to find something for friends or family. The Botanical Gardens, Töölö Bay, and Kaisaniemi and Seurasaari parks make for splendid day trips. Check out some of our suggestions for nearby attractions below.

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The Finnish National Theater

0.05 mi / 0.08 km from the hotel
The Finnish National Theater was founded in 1872 and is known as the oldest Finnish-language theater. Founded in 1872, it specializes in artistic performances whose repertoire includes the latest domestic dramas, foreign plays, and well-known classics.

Ateneum Art Museum

0.16 mi / 0.26 km from the hotel
The Ateneum is a renowned museum that serves as the main hub of Finnish art. With a collection of over 20,000 national treasures, the museum features a diverse range of artwork spanning from the 19th century to contemporary times.

University of Helsinki

0.2 mi / 0.32 km from the hotel
The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest university in Finland since 1829. Explore Finnish history, travel through the universe, and broaden your knowledge with tours and exhibitions throughout the university.

Design Museum Helsinki

0.64 mi / 1.04 km from the hotel
The Design Museum is responsible for the preservation and promotion of Finnish design. It is recognized as an international hub and attracts visitors from all over the world to partake in immersive, engaging, and enjoyable design-related experiences.


0.28 mi / 0.44 km from the hotel
Aleksanterinkatu or "Aleksi", is one of Finland's busiest shopping streets. The street runs by many important sights and offers plenty of shops, cafes, bars, and restaurants you won't want to miss. During the holiday season, the street is lined with sparking lights and decorations for Christmas.

Esplanade Park

0.33 mi / 0.52 km from the hotel
The popular and historical Esplanade Park is one of Finland's most famous parks. Take a quiet walk through the park and admire the paths lined with trees and different statues. The park is ideal for picnics and hosts a variety of different concerts and performances throughout the year.