Review: The Collector’s Victory Hotel

Review: The Collector’s Victory Hotel

"In 1974, our mother Majlis had had enough of slaving by the stove and of wiping snotty children's noses. She threw the dishcloth on the floor and said: enough is enough! Shortly thereafter, a modest hotel on nearby Västerlånggatan came up for sale and Majlis seized the opportunity. Our father Gunnar, who was a keen [...]

Review: Birger Jarl Hotel

Review: Birger Jarl Hotel

If you have ever studied Swedish history, then you probably heard about Birger Jarl, the founder of Stockholm (13th century). That's where the name of this design hotel comes from. Located near Rådmansgatan T-Bana station, its staff will take care of you from arrival to departure with courtesy and kindness, helping you plan your trip to [...]

Review: Arthur Hotel Helsinki

Review: Arthur Hotel Helsinki

Staying at Hotel Arthur was literally incredible! I was in Helsinki to follow the famous Design Week, so staying at Arthur means to choose a place with an eye for design. It’s located in the heart of Helsinki, right behind the main railway station, so you can basically go anywhere from the hotel. PROS: I [...]

Review: Omena Hotel Yrjönkatu Helsinki

Review: Omena Hotel Yrjönkatu Helsinki

Booking.com (function(d, sc, u) { var s = d.createElement(sc), p = d.getElementsByTagName(sc)[0]; s.type = 'text/javascript'; s.async = true; s.src = u + '?v=' + (+new Date()); p.parentNode.insertBefore(s,p); })(document, 'script', '//aff.bstatic.com/static/affiliate_base/js/flexiproduct.js'); That’s the best option if you’re traveling to Helsinki with someone and are looking for something nice and typically Finnish. This chain has a peculiarity: [...]