BARS OF GRACE is a touching photography exhibition by Johanna Kare (b. 1965) which highlights the faces and stories of ten prisoners. The exhibition makes a strong case for human dignity. It seeks to bolster the prisoner’s self-esteem, to elicit compassion in the viewer and in this way to support the prisoner’s rehabilitation into society….
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Hotel Katajanokka got the award for Finland’s Leading Boutique Hotel last weekend at the international World Travel Awards in Athens. Other nominees were Boutique Hotelli Yöpuu, Hotel Fabian, Hotel Haven and Hotel Indigo Helsinki-Boulevard. The award is excellent continuation to Finland’s Luxury Design Hotel award at the World Luxury Hotel Awards year 2016. In addition TripAdvisor has awarded the hotel with its Travellers’ Choice from…
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Hotel Katajanokka goes OPEN HOUSE on Saturday the 19th of May! Come and explore our unique building and maybe we’ll include some escape stories in our house tours.. OPEN HOUSE 19.5. SCHEDULE: 11am Special house tour by Jan Jalutsi, probably the most well know bank robber and prison escapee of Finland, K-18, FIN 12am Guided…
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Hotel Katajanokka has been nominated again for Finland’s Leading Boutique Hotel at World Travel Awards! We appreciate every vote we get from the bottom of our hearts. Voting is open until the 20th of May and you can vote by clicking the link below. Many, many thanks in advance!

We are open throughout Christmas time. Welcome to spend different Christmas inside warm red brick walls! Christmas packages from 159 €/2 ppl including accommodation, breakfast, dinner and Christmas program. Please note that the Christmas package for Christmas Evening is sold out. Christmas program: Christmas Evening Sunday 24 December: Christmas Breakfast 8—11 am Morning Sauna for women…
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We have won!

Hotel Katajanokka is recognized in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016 Hotel Katajanokka won Luxury Design Hotel prize at the prestigious World Luxury Hotel Awards in Doha, Qatar 29 October. Each year the awards recognize best luxury hotels globally, as well as on the country and continent level. World Luxury Hotel Awards celebrate unique hotels that create…
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We are open throughout Christmas time. Christmas program below and accommodation prices can be found here . Welcome to spend different Christmas inside warm red brick walls. Christmas program: Christmas Evening Saturday 24 December: Christmas Breakfast 8—11 am Morning Sauna for women 8:30—9:30 am Morning Sauna for men 9:45—11:30 am Christmas Sauna for women 2:30—3:30 pm…
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