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Yrjonkadun Swimming Hall

Yrjoenkatu 21, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 31087401
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It doesn't deserve to be visited

The only positive thing is that it's allowed to swim without bikini. For the rest the price is too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Selene F
via mobile
Really great experience

I recently had an afternoon free in Helsinki, and decided to check out this place. It really was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mpre53
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Tampere, Finland
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Facility offers several varieties of sauna and a splendid art deco pool.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“swim naked” (22 reviews)
“men and women” (26 reviews)
“swimming suit” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 20:00
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Yrjoenkatu 21, Helsinki 00100, Finland
Kampinmalmi
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+358 9 31087401
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"swim naked"
in 22 reviews
"men and women"
in 26 reviews
"swimming suit"
in 11 reviews
"separate days"
in 10 reviews
"steam sauna"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful swimming"
in 5 reviews
"public swimming"
in 5 reviews
"every other day"
in 4 reviews
"swimming experience"
in 4 reviews
"skinny dipping"
in 3 reviews
"private cabin"
in 3 reviews
"alternate days"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful art deco"
in 3 reviews
"unique experience"
in 8 reviews
"cheapest option"
in 2 reviews
"single sex"
in 2 reviews
"main hall"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only positive thing is that it's allowed to swim without bikini. For the rest the price is too high for what the place offers: the swimming pool is really little with only 3 lines, one of them would be reserved for "fast swimmers", but...More

Thank Selene F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had an afternoon free in Helsinki, and decided to check out this place. It really was a pleasant experience. I sprung for the upper level, which provides a cabin where you can lock away your valuables, like your wallet and phone. You pay...More

Thank mpre53
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been wanting to check out Yrjönkatu Uimahalli for awhile, and I had to attend to some things in Helsinki, so I finally had a chance. It did not disappoint. Since I didn't have a towel with me, I decided to spend a little more...More

Thank Michel P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My local Finnish friends took me here for an afternoon to relax in the sauna, cool off in the swimming pool, and have some drinks and snacks. Pretty nice, laid-back atmosphere with a good mix of local Finns and some tourists. Yes, everyone is nude,...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

this was one of my greatest experiences ever! Luckily we were invited by our finnish friend because i have never heard about this place in all those years being in helsinki. But what a place! Built in 1928 with top notch standard and very carefully...More

Thank Ulf S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

While the settings are lovely and the experience of swimming in an art deco swimming pool/sauna in central Helsinki is truly unique, the staff has some serious customer service issues. I used to love the swimming hall until I basically got kicked out with wet...More

1  Thank Serena G
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We'd read about this place and went here a saturday around 13h:00 when they open the 2.floor. To go upstairs you pay a bit more but it is worth it. For 2 hours you have your own private space, towels and robe. You can also...More

Thank Simen S
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

We went there on a Saturday evening. Great spa. It has 2 saunas and a 25m swimming pool on the ground floor and 3 saunas on the first floor. When you walk in you are offered to get a locker on the ground floor for...More

10  Thank ScanLondon
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

This is definately the best public pool in Finland. It has separate days for women and men. The best thing is that you swim naked, so enjoyable. Cafeteria serves snacks and you can relax there after a swim and sauna.

2  Thank Ulla R
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I like swimming and visit regularly this wonderful, old-fashioned Swimming Hall in Helsinki. The atmosphere is lovely.

1  Thank riittakirjalainen
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Andy D
9 July 2015|
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Response from BoysInNY | Reviewed this property |
No, only one sex is allowed each day.
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