Cumulus City Kallio Helsinki

Helsinki, Finland

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Fair business hotel. Close to the city center and public transportation. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Bathtub
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
  • Food
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Sun terrace
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Indoor Pool
    • Sauna
    • Number of Pools
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Bowling
Läntinen Brahenkatu 2 00510 Helsinki
0.7 mi to downtown


Peacefully located in the north of Helsinki, this hotel lies within a short distance of Linnanmäki amusement park and the Sea Life Aquarium. Restaurants as well as a good selection of shopping and entertainment venues are to be found within a few minutes walk of the hotel and the centre of the city as well as a opera are a short, 15-minute tram ride away (tram stop located before the hotel). It is some 14 km to Helsinki airport.


The hotel was built in 1970. Guest accommodation comprises 99 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Services and facilities at the hotel include a restaurant, a bar and a laundry service. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park (for a fee).


Each of the rooms is appointed with a bathroom. A safe and a minibar are also available. Guests will also find a fridge included as standard. A telephone, a TV and a radio add to the comfort of the holiday. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer is also available. The accommodation offers non-smoking rooms.


The establishment offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. An indoor pool is available for guests to enjoy in their free time. Leisure options at the hotel include a sauna. For a fee, bowling and a solarium are also available.


Breakfast can be booked.


  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    "Great pool."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Next to tram stop. City centre right outside. Superb location.

    "Great location." "Near enough to the city centre, with great sightseeing, shopping, and dining." "Close to public transport." "Parking is rare." "Convenient car access and well-priced parking." "Medium distance to train station."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Professional but not really warm welcome. Nice staff. Friendly reception staff.

    "Friendly, professional service, however housekeeping is less well rated." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Available for breakfast. Great buffet breakfast. Nice breakfest.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Wi-Fi never worked. No internet. Very good internet access in the room.

    "Average wifi quality."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Lots of street noise. Very noisy doors. Does not have air condition.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Walls were so thin. Does not have air condition. Aging rooms.

    "Rooms are badly-kept, and old, with poor furniture, but nice beds." "Small rooms with subpar A/C, minibars, and kitchenettes." "Decent rooms and views." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Sauna is small. Sauna did not work. Limited sauna.

    "Below average sauna and wellness facilities."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Without such facility. Aging building. I missed the old smoking rooms.

    "Subpar entrance area and older facilities, but wonderful grounds." "Architecture not so nice."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Aging fixtures. Aging building. Bad feeling.

    "Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." "Hotel could use some updating." "Hotel is fairly plain." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Good for business people." "Good for traveling with friends." "Good choice for a city trip."