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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Arrived in the middle of the night from Helsinki that the hotel were informed but been told that the room was NOT ready until check-in time the next day!!! Eventually they provided a twin room that was so small that my wife and I had to give way to each other to pass through. We found that the price EUR144.00... More 

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Thank josephhK1782WR
Kemi, Finland
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

The location of the hotel is excellent. It is at the center of the city next to the train station. Service was good and breakfast versatile. Rooms adequite and staff friendly. Only thing not working was the car parking. The hotel advertises a car parking option. We paid the car park for the whole stay (5 days). We used our... More 

Thank Kati8015
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I can very much recommend this hotel, which is luxurious and friendly and has a great location in the heart of the charming and bustling Finnish city of Jyvaskyla. The hotel is only about a three-minute walk from Jyvaskyla railway station, which is across the road from the hotel. I stayed there with a friend in separate rooms for four... More 

Thank James E
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

In typically Finnish fashion everything about the hotel works perfectly. The room is a model of modern Nordic design and extremely comfortable, only slight peeve is the fact the window does not open The location is central and just a hop to the station and all sights and shopping etc. Highly recommended!

Thank David W
Helsinki, Finland
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40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a safe choice. Everything works: rooms are clean and well-equipped, service is friendly and professional, breakfast is abundant and tasty (except the coffee). In addition, the hotel is well situated in the city center just in front of the railway/bus station. On the other hand, there is no personal character in this hotel, thus, it leaves no... More 

Thank eija66
Montreal, Canada
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our stay was perfectly comfortable, and I would likely stay there again if I was in Jyvaskyla for the convenient location. The staff was friendly, breakfast was good, room was a good size (king size bed, couch, desk). The room was not that clean upon arrival- a bit dusty, and there was an empty bottle of champagne hiding behind a... More 

Thank MeghanD4
Varkaus, Finland
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Standard Sokos-hotel with great access to the city, railway station with large parking facilities. Friendly staff. During our stay lift broke down and during the morning only stairs were available, in the evening the neighboring Sokos-restaurant (same building) had spare lift in use. Breakfast has not much variety but according to Finnish standard it is good. Wear start to show... More 

Thank Maukka68
Manchester, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We stayed here as part of our The rooms were of adequate size with comfortable beds. The wifi was fine in the bedrooms. Tea and coffee facilities were provided. The food was very good and well presented. Convenient for the town centre.

Thank Janice R
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84 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Very good location and breakfast is good enough! Staffs are friendly and helpful. Clean sauna is also comfortable to use, but be careful to bring swimwear if you want to try Jacuzzi pool next to sauna, which is mixed. One more good thing was rental bicycle, which is offered by free of charge. I liked it and used it whole... More 

Thank Moyashinen
West Bloomfield
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51 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The location of this hotel is excellent. It's close to the train station and the shopping area. It's also close to the local bus stops. Our room was small but comfortable. The window opened so the temperature was pleasant. The only problem was that the shower drained all over the bathroom floor. The daily breakfast was delicious with many choices.... More 

Thank Nancy R

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Five-story Hotel centrally located in the downtown area; opposite the railway station; 21 km from Jyvaskyla JYV Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra

Address: Hannikaisenkatu 35, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
Region: Finland > Central Finland > Jyvaskyla
Price Range: $138 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra 4*
Number of rooms: 232
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Also Known As:
Sokos Hotel Jyväskylä
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“No specific suggestions but we had room facing parking lot on top floor that was quiet and good”
 of 5 bubbles Maukka68, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles Moyashinen, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our room at the back of the hotel was very quiet. Rooms in the front might be noisier.”
 of 5 bubbles 270NancyR, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Aviod street side rooms”
 of 5 bubbles aju46, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask if they have renovated rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Snorrifinnski, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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