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Original Sokos Hotel Ilves

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Hatanpaan Valtatie 1, Tampere 33100 Finland See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews nice view amarillo restaurant excellent location superior room sauna and swimming pool nice hotel local specialities shopping centre nice sauna restaurants and bars black sausage rooms are clean nice stay underground parking the upper floors the heart of the city business trip
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic location, reception staff very helpfull and attentive... Breakfast seams to be hint of undrestaffed - at least cleaning the tables up took pretty long and more smile and communicating with guests could be helpful... but even about all this I can give 5/5 for

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank KokkiKoulussa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Ilves overnight. The rooms were clean and comfortable. However, check-in took more than 30 minutes. The taxi could not be ordered as expected. It would’ve required an hour warning if one wanted to order a cab from via hotel services.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Santero72
Response from Ilves_Tampere, Reception at Original Sokos Hotel IlvesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Santero72, Thank you for choosing Original Sokos Hotel Ilves. I'm happy to hear you were satisfied with your room. However, please accept my apologies regarding to the taxi ordering. There must be a misunderstanding since from the reception it only takes couple of minutes...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very decent hotel. The rooms are nice, the location is excellent and the services are good. The breakfast buffet is nice too and if your lucky your room has a nice view of the surrounding areas.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank LeonvM77
Response from Ilves_Tampere, Reception at Original Sokos Hotel IlvesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear LeonvM77, Thank you for your review and the latest visit. I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Have a lovely Christmas time and welcome again! Best Regards, Anna/Reception Original Sokos Hotel Ilves

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here on business and was lucky enough to get a free upgrade to a junior suite. The suite was very nice and had a shower, bath, own balcony, sofa, chairs and a table. The hotel is close to the railway station and even...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank U372HWdavidl
Response from Ilves_Tampere, Reception at Original Sokos Hotel IlvesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear U372HWdavidl, Thank you for your feedback and kind words. Lovely to hear your stay was successful. I want to wish you a merry Christmas and warmly welcome again! Best Regards, Anna/Reception Original Sokos Hotel Ilves

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights for a business trip. An easy 4 block walk from the train station. Check in was pretty slow, but once in room in was very clean. Rooms were a little dated and pretty simple. However, the breakfast was the best...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ZebraRef1
Response from Ilves_Tampere, Reception at Original Sokos Hotel IlvesResponded 31 October 2018

Dear ZebraRef1, Thank you for your review and glad to hear you had a positive experience with us! I'm happy to share your kind words also with our breakfast staff! Welcome again! Best Regards, Anna/Reception Original Sokos Hotel Ilves

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Description
This central, 19-story high hotel offers fantastic views over the city in a prominent location in the heart of town, at the back of Tammerkoski. The hotel is close to all services such as shopping center and More restaurants, as well as the lively nightlife. Sokos Hotel Ilves has 3 restaurants, pub and a nightclub meaning that your palette will never get bored. Your taste buds will be pampered with Northern European delicacies, flavors from Italy, Mexico and France though you are only on a visit in Finland. The hotel has meeting facilities for 300 people and offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, making it easy for you to stay in contact with important business associates as well as friends and family. To truly relax during your stay, take a dip in our pool or unwind in the sauna, the perfect tonic for a day of business meetings or sightseeing. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
336
Price range
US$129 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sokos Hotel Tampere
Location
Finland > Pirkanmaa > Tampere
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
336
Price range
US$129 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sokos Hotel Tampere
Location
Finland > Pirkanmaa > Tampere
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Traveller (240)
Room & Suite (141)
Dining (12)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Wyatt B
3 May 2015|
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Hi, you should be able to pay your breakfast with the Scard if you have earned points = euros from other Hotel visits. Breakfast is also included in some room rates.
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"MItä ylempää sen parempi, liikennemeluakin on vähemmän."
miinak2013
01 Jun 2018
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"Superior Twin rooms with the view towards the river are very nice"
ollip1
09 Mar 2018
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"Higher floor - quiet, and a good view."
weekdaysweekends
30 Nov 2017
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"Stay at another hotel"
418joej
08 Oct 2017
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