Studio on first floor conveniently located in hip Kallio neighborhood right by the 3b tram and walking distance from metro station. Very safe neighborhood with restaurants and bars within walking distance.
The apartment is a fully furnished studio located at first floor in a quiet side street in a particularly lively and bohemian part of Helsinki, Kallio around 1 km east of the city center.
Kallio is a traditionally working-class area that has seen an influx of trendy youngsters, artists and young families moving into the area. The district has many bars, restaurants and the only wood-fired public sauna in Helsinki. (Harjutori sauna). The park around the Töölö Bay, the Swimming Stadium with heated water pools and the Linnanmaki amusement park, the oldest and the most popular amusement park, all are within a 10-15-minutes walk from the flat.
Some of the amenities include:
High Speed Internet
Towels and Bed Linens
Flat screen TV
Stove and microwave, no oven
No A/C (common in Finland), but we provide a fan for warm summer days.
Street parking (meters 1 EUR per hour, and weekends no charge)
Bikes can be stored in a courtyard.
For long-term guests also access to laundry room (washer-dryer works with coins) and a possibility to use a sauna in a building.
Tourist brochures, maps of the city. We are happy to share with you our favorite restaurants and bars in the city and give tips where to rent bikes and book ferry tickets etc..
Check-in time at noon and check-out at 11 am, however, if it is possible we can be flexible about arrival and departure times to certain extend. Please ask ahead of time if you need early/late arrival or departure times. If your flight is delayed or you are arriving later than what was agreed, please be kind and let us know.
Train-station and city center are 30 minutes walking but you can take tram 3B 1 block from the apartment and be there in 10-15 minutes. Tram 8 stop to Arabia and Töölö next to the apartment.
Airport, Finnair, buss, stops ca. 50 m from the apartment (charge of 7 EUR per person).
No smoking inside the apartment.
No shoes or smoking inside.
Please if you are coming from the airport, please text us and let us know when you are in a buss or if you are taking a taxi. Most importantly let us know if you are coming late in order to guarantee smooth check in.
In principle, we would need to ask you to pick up keys elsewhere in the city if you are arriving much later than you have first informed us (i.e. it is reasonable to expect you to arrive in 2 hours after landing to Helsinki airport if not agreed anything else). Thank you for your understanding.
Wenn du bis 5 Tage vor deiner Reise stornierst, erhältst du eine vollständige Rückerstattung. Wenn du innerhalb von 5 Tagen vor deiner Reise stornierst, ist die erste Nacht nicht erstattungsfähig, aber die Hälfte der Kosten für die übrigen Nächte wird zurückerstattet.
Hello and welcome to our profile!
We're Tomas and Katri. We both love to travel and discover new places and believe Airbnb is a great way to experience a city through the eyes of a local.
As Airbnb hosts, we've had the pleasure to meet tons of people from different parts of the globe, and are very happy to call some of them friends these days. We are happy to share with you our knowledge of places of interest, recommendations and tips in the city, which for sure you'll get to love.
We look forward to welcoming you to our home and we hope you will enjoy your stay.