Ava Hotel - Helsinki

Karstulantie 6, Helsinki, Finland, 00550  show map
 3 stars
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Ava Hotel - Helsinki

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Cafe

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Overview

The comfortable Ava Hotel offers an elevator, a car park and a safety deposit box. Ava Hotel has been welcoming guests to its modern rooms since 1999.

Museum of Finnish Architecture, The Old Church and Helsinki Velodrome are within 5 minutes' walk away. The city center is 4 km away from the hotel.

Hartwall Arena is located 1.6 km from the property and Helsinki Olympic Stadium is just about 1.9 km away.

The hotel enjoys a quiet location within 15 minutes' drive from Helsinki-Vantaa airport.

Rooms

There are 55 guestrooms featuring three-bedroom apartment and two-bedroom apartment equipped with a microwave, a work desk, a dining area, television and heating. They are outfitted with oriental decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the restaurant. There is an onsite Lobby bar to relax in. Hoshito pampers guests with Japanese dishes and lies within 550 meters of the property.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 8 per person per night. 

Services

Ava Hotel offers room service, shoe shine and laundry.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a night club and a swimming pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   55.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Board games
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Garden area
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Kettle

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Ava Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
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Hotel Address:

Karstulantie 6, Helsinki, Finland, 00550

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City Center
  • Helsinki
    2.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pasila Train Station
    4000 ft
  • Helsinki Central railway station
    1.9 mi
Underground stations
  • Sörnäinen
    4300 ft
  • Sörnäinen Metro Station
    4300 ft
Restaurants
  • Cheng Long
    1000 ft
  • Sture Jazz Club
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    55

Hotel Awards

FinnishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHelsinkiAva

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Finland

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Rooms and availability

Two-Bedroom Apartment
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    4 persons

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Three-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

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Ava Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Linnanmäki Amusement Park4300 ft
  • Sea Life Helsinki4300 ft

Popular areas

  • Helsinginkatu4000 ft

Places of interest

  • Finnish Meteorological Institute2300 ft
  • Helsinki Institute of Physics3000 ft
  • Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences3700 ft
  • Finnische Eisbrecher1.4 mi

Train stations

  • Pasila Train Station3700 ft

Convention centers

  • Helsinki Fair Centre3300 ft
  • Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre3300 ft

Sport related

  • Hartwall Areena1.0 mi
  • Olympiastadion1.2 mi

Shopping areas

  • Hakaniemi Market Square1.3 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Kallio Church5000 ft
  • Iittala Outlet Arabia1.0 mi
  • Helsinki Winter Garden1.1 mi

Stadiums

  • Helsinki Velodrome2300 ft
  • Hartwall Arena1.0 mi
  • Helsinki Ice Hall1.2 mi
  • Helsinki Olympic Stadium1.2 mi
  • Sonera Stadium1.2 mi

Parks

  • Puu-Käpylä1.1 mi
  • Töölö bay1.4 mi

Theaters

  • Finnish National Opera1.4 mi

Underground stations

  • Sörnäinen3700 ft
  • Sörnäinen Metro Station4000 ft
  • Kalasatama1.1 mi
  • Kalasatama Metro Station1.1 mi
  • Hakaniemi Metro Station1.2 mi
  • Hakaniemi1.3 mi

Local attractions

  • The Swimming Stadium1.1 mi
    Hammarskjoldintie, Helsinki
  • Tram Museum 1.5 mi
    Toolonkatu 51 A, Helsinki
  • Hietaranta Beach1.6 mi
    HelsinkiFinland
  • Finnish National Opera 1.4 mi
    Helsinginkatu 58, Helsinki
  • Ullanlinna1.6 mi
    HelsinkiFinland

Near the hotel

  • The Old Church 800 ft
    Bulevardi 16 B, Helsinki
  • Military Museum of Finland2700 ft
    Maurinkatu 1, Helsinki
  • Sea Life Helsinki4200 ft
    Tivolitie 10, Helsinki
  • Museum of Finnish Architecture 1100 ft
    Kasarmikatu 24, Helsinki
  • Linnanmaki Amusement Park4000 ft
    Linnanmuki, Helsinki

Restaurants nearby

  • Cheng Long1000 ft

    Address: Makelankatu 38
    Phone: 09 694 1772

    85% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 22

  • Hoshito1800 ft

    Address: Makelankatu 22

    72% likes this, based on 4 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

  • Ravintola Weeruska3000 ft

    Address: Porvoonkatu 19
    Phone: 207424270

    76% likes this, based on 53 reviews

  • Sture Jazz Club1500 ft

    Address: Sturenkatu 29

    75% likes this, based on 17 reviews

  • Pikku Vallila2400 ft

    Address: Vallilantie

    73% likes this, based on 28 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    55

Hotel Awards

FinnishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHelsinkiAva

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Finland

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Ava Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ava

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 381 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Security guard was very nice and did his best trying to accommodate us late in the night.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Clean and you can borrow an umbrella for free

    Small airless room, coffee and food machines were turned on, but didn't want to receive money so they were unavailable

  • Family with children
    6.6

    It's a good place to one-night stay, spetially for late arriving fly to the Vantaa airport.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    There is no cooking place at the apartment, only microwave oven

  • Family with children
    7.4

    I like the prices for accommodation

    I do not like a poor choice of dishes for breakfast

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    I liked the courtesy and responsiveness of the Hotel Ava's staff. And most of all I liked the availability of the kitchen, where we could get a tea or coffee at any time and even to heat some foods. It is a great possibility after walking all over the city during the whole day. Also I liked the prices and almost central location of this hotel. For me, it was the best choice if compare with other european hotels I have stayed at the last three years.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Good hotel, clean, safety, with a small kitchen in the room

    A little bit far away from the center.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Located in a nice and calm uptown district, but close to the main streets to get anywhere by car. View from the 8th floor is awesome

    I wish there were air-conditioning. Too hot and stifling in mid-summer, especially in a room on the sunny side.

  • Family with children
    3.8

    Perhaps only the fact that parking was free of change.

    The hotel rooms resembled low market student accommodation. These are only few examples of why this is the case. 1) The room had a small wet room with a shower head sticking out of the wall. This was separated from the toilet by a smelly shower curtain. Of course this meant that the entire bathroom got wet after taking a shower. 2) The room itself was very small and there was almost no space to put away our luggage. 3) Both windows could only be opened a tiny little bit which made it almost impossible to let any fresh air in (because the temperatures were quite high it made the room feel almost like a greenhouse) 4) The staff looked uninterested and cold. After we arrived we realized that there was no soap in the bathroom. We went to the reception straight away as we wanted to wash our hands after a long journey. We weren't even told a simple 'sorry'. Overall this made our stay in Helsinki quite a bad experience as we expected much better from a three star hotel.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    2-3 room appartments with kitchent. It like you stay at home.

    At the moment they are doing redecoration and hotel free parking is partly occupied. So there is a good chance to park a car outside the hotel.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Cozy and clean, we stayed at 7th floor and the view was not bad! It's not too far from the central city and I did enjoyed to take the tram everyday:)

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    They have sauna and gym. In my room there were a fridge and microwave oven. Wi-Fi is not free but laptop with internet is available for 15 minutes

    Far from the city center. Beds are too soft (for me).

  • Couple
    7.4

    nice and clean hotel, suitable to spend a weekend

  • Single
    6.2

    The hotel is in a working-class area of Helsinki, quite far from center (i used the tram - 7A to downtown, 7B back), in a quiet neighborhood. The only thing remarkable is probably that Ville Vallo of H.I.M. was born here. As of the hotel, the price was very good - 72 euros without the breakfast - that would be another 7.5, the room reasonable, with basic equipment - 2 beds, clean sheets, two towels per bed. Bathroom with shower - directly on the floor. The only "luxury" was a TV, unfortunately with only 9 channels for free (mostly local, but without the usual dubbing of English speaking movies/ series), the others available for 10 euros/24 h. The area is far from nice, but as I used to stay in downtown, so it didn't bother me. As a guest you may use the kitchen and there are also wash machines available, plus the sauna , of course.

    The atmosphere is somehow cheap, as from a Hostel rather than a Hotel. The location is inconvenient for exploring the city (the last 7B tram leaves around 23: 25 from downtown)

  • Couple
    8.2

    kitchen

    WI-FI for money

How to reach hotel

hotel Ava Hotel - Helsinki Helsinki location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Karstulantie 6, Helsinki, Finland, 00550

Get directions
City Center
  • Helsinki
    2.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pasila Train Station
    4000 ft
  • Helsinki Central railway station
    1.9 mi
Underground stations
  • Sörnäinen
    4300 ft
  • Sörnäinen Metro Station
    4300 ft
Restaurants
  • Cheng Long
    1000 ft
  • Sture Jazz Club
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    55

Hotel Awards

FinnishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHelsinkiAva

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Finland

Use Badge