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Safety index

91 out of 100

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Safe area

Business

Eco-certified

Pet-friendly

Original Sokos Hotel Ilves

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8.7

Good (1,751 ratings)

Tampere, Finland - 

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Nearby Koskikeskus

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350 m Ratina Shopping Center

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630 m Nokia Arena

Hotel Overview

Original Sokos Hotel Ilves is a prominent hotel located in the heart of Tampere. According to user reviews, the hotel offers a blend of impeccable service, comfort, and convenience, making it a favored choice for both leisure and business travelers. It stands out for its distinctive amenities, excellent location, and warm hospitality. However, like any hotel, it also has areas that some guests feel could use improvement.

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Hotel highlights

Location

Breakfast

Cleanliness

  1. Excellent Location: Situated in the heart of the city, offering easy access to local attractions, shopping, and dining.
  2. Quality Dining Options: Hosts a range of dining experiences, from casual to fine dining, appreciated for both their quality and variety.
  3. Comfortable Rooms: Guests frequently praise the comfort and cleanliness of the rooms, highlighting their spaciousness and modern amenities.
  4. Friendly Staff: The hotel staff is noted for their friendly and helpful disposition, enhancing the overall guest experience.
  5. Good Facilities: Comes equipped with desirable facilities including a fitness center, swimming pool, and meeting rooms, adding value to guests' stays.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests have reported issues with noise, either from the street outside or adjacent rooms, affecting their sleep quality.
  2. Room Temperature Control: Challenges with adjusting room temperatures to personal comfort levels have been mentioned.
  3. High Prices: A number of guests feel that the pricing, both for rooms and on-site services, is on the higher side compared to similar offerings in the area.
  4. Parking Difficulty: Parking can be a challenge, with limited on-site spots and some guests finding the nearby parking options inconvenient.
  5. Wi-Fi Connectivity: Although Wi-Fi is provided, some guests have pointed out issues with the connection strength and reliability.

Amenities

Kids pool

Pet friendly

Pool

Breakfast included

Parking available

Parking available

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Gym

Gym

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Score icon8.7

RateScore

Total 1,751 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.9

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8.6

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booking

774 Reviews

8.9 / 10

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expedia

977 Reviews

8.6 / 10

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Location

Breakfast

Cleanliness

Amenities

Restaurant

Atmosphere

Sleep

Fitness

Wellness

Parking

Spa

Food

Nature

Bathroom

Pool

Business

Bar

Transit

Family

Accessibility

Nightlife

Air Conditioning

Pets

Gym

Entertainment

Kitchen

Location was mentioned 264 times

2% Negative91% Positive

Reviews based on Location

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Kishor Kumar Bhatia7 months ago
1/5Google icon

Again i stay here room number 1006 06 sep to 09 Sep 2023 Dustbin packet left on top of seat by cleaning staff. Not recommend for vegetarian. No microwave in the common area near to lift/lobhi for the end customer. Room size are quite very small I have been staying in Sokos on every visit for the last 12 years but from last year after renovation the quality of food has been degraded.. room , service every thing degraded. I stay in this hotel 3 Sep 2022 to 10 Sep 2022 Awesome experience to stay Food -ok Room - Excellent Interior-Excellent Need improvement Vegetarian variety in breakfast and food option Repeated breakfast option limited option for vegetarian Microwave availability in every floor.

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Yog S1 year ago
5/5Google icon

Everything you'll need from a hotel is easily approachable in close proximity at a walking distance. Breakfast had plenty of options. I wish there were more fruits. During my stay staff helped me several times and was exemplary.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 336

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Number of floors 19

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

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134

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119

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Koskikeskus

Nearby

Ratina Shopping Center

350 m

Nokia Arena

630 m

University of Tampere

770 m

Tampere Hall

910 m

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Getting around

Tampere Station

420 m

Tampere (TMP-Pirkkala)

10.5 km

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Restaurants

Pyynikin Brewhouse

Nearby

Paapan Kapakka

210 m

Olutravintola Konttori

140 m

Manhattan Steak House

140 m

Taco Bell

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

92 out of 100

Very Safe

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Nighttime safety

72 out of 100

Safe

Tampere safety index

Safety

Crime

91

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

91 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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73

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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98

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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73

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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99

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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22

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

22 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

28

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Mugging or robbery  16/100

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Car theft  12/100

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Car break-ins  18/100

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Home break-ins  15/100

Violent crime severity

Minimal

15

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Physical attacks  21/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  12/100

Other crime severity

Minimal

20

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Insult or harassment in public  21/100

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Corruption or bribery  14/100

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Drug problem  31/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$1 - $1.6

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Coffee

$3 - $8

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Beer 0.5L

$1.5 - $3.8

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10 - $15

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2.4 - $3

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1 - $3

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$60 - $95

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$10 - $16

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.7 - $10

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.5 - $3.5

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Public transport, monthly pass

$55 - $59

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.8 - $2.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$25 - $29

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$19.9 - $55

Weather In Tampere

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Precipitation In Tampere

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.55

PM1011

14

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome

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