Scandic Paasi hotel is located in Helsinki's cultural Siltasaari area, known for its museums and theatres. The bold, colourful and whimsical interiors are inspired by the hotel's neighbourhood from Finnish boxing to 19th-century circus. The hotel has a bar, sauna (at a charge) with roof terrace and a library with board games, magazines and iPads. the Scandic Paasi hotel offers bold, colourful and whimsical interiors. Rooms feature wooden floors and have air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, minibar, safe and workdesk. Some rooms have kitchenettes, balconies or private saunas. The hotel is located next to the Hakaniemi Food Market which also has a metro station, giving easy access to the central train station. Several restaurants can be found within the direct vicinity. Scandic Paasi hotel guests can also enjoy free use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks.
• 170 rooms (14-49m2), including 1 suite (85m2)
• Hotel opened: August 2012
• Interiors: Stylt Trampoli
• Unique: the hotel is part of the Paasitorni ("Workers' House") complex, with the oldest part dating back to 1908. The Art Nouveau-style building has a granite clad tower which is a city landmark.