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Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone Kotka
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Valet parking
  2. Pets allowed
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Front desk [24-hour]
  5. Fitness center
  6. Sauna
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]
" Kind rception, clean room, near to town center, reasonable price"
8.5

Excellent

11 reviews

Kultala Cottage
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Valet parking
  2. Pets allowed
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Check-in/out [express]
  5. BBQ facilities
  6. Sauna
  7. Tours
  8. Beach
Apartment Haltijantie
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Spa
  4. Wi-Fi in public areas
  5. Family room
  6. Smoking area
  7. Shared kitchen
  8. Car park [nearby]
Kotka House
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Hot tub
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]
Rantakari Cottage
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Pets allowed
  2. Car park
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. BBQ facilities
  5. Sauna
  6. Wi-Fi in public areas
  7. Family room
  8. Car park [nearby]
Sun Apart Vuorenrinne
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Check-in/out [express]
  4. Fitness center
  5. Tennis court
  6. Spa
  7. Wi-Fi in public areas
  8. Family room
Guest House Nina Art
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Check-in/out [express]
  4. BBQ facilities
  5. Tennis court
  6. Game room
  7. Wi-Fi in public areas
  8. Family room
9.2

Exceptional

1 review

Apartments N & P
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Check-in/out [express]
  5. Game room
  6. Wi-Fi in public areas
  7. Family room
  8. Shrine
"Very frendly stuff , neighbors; husband enjoyed two coffee-machines; daughter enjoyed decorated Xmas Tree and “kid-box” with some stuff like pencils, blank sheets, colorful rubber bands for bracelets; I enjoyed soft blankets; there is free parking in the yard, 2 mins to square with stores by car; very quiet and piecefull place, I could say, the edge of the Earth)"
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9.6

Exceptional

1 review

Apartments in Finland N & P
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Check-in/out [express]
  6. Game room
  7. Coffee shop
  8. Wi-Fi in public areas
Apartments in Porvoo
Kotka City Center,Kotka - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Sauna
  6. Game room
  7. Bicycles
  8. Check-in/out [express]

Fast facts about Kotka, Finland

Accommodations78 properties
Popular hotelHotel Leikari
Popular areaKotka City Center
Nightly rates from$45

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Frequently asked questions

What's the typical price of a hotel in Kotka?

The typical price for a 3-star resort in Kotka is USD 82. The average price for a 4-star hotel in Kotka is USD 128.

What resorts in Kotka have the best views?

Verified vacationers to Kotka have given top testimonials for the views at Hotel Leikari.

What are the most suitable accommodations found in Kotka for business travelers?

Resorts found in Kotka that are well rated by business visitors are Beach Hotel Santalahti, Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone Kotka and Hotel Leikari.

What places to stay located in Kotka are highly rated for room comfort and quality?

An accommodation found in Kotka that is exceptionally rated with regards to room comfort and quality is Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone Kotka.

What accommodations around Kotka are highly rated with regards to service?

Accommodationsfound in Kotka which is exceptionally rated regarding service include Guest House Nina Art, Sea Hotel Mantyniemi and Guest House Porvoo.

What are the best resorts found in Kotka that includes free parking?

Hotels that includes complimentary parking in Kotka that are well rated include Guest House Marjala, Welcomly apartment MILA and Welcomly apartment MILA.

What are the very best accommodations around Kotka that have bars?

Resorts with bars located Kotka which are very highly rated include Kaunissaaren Maja, Kaunissaaren Maja and Kaunissaaren Maja.

What are the very best wheelchair accessible places to stay around Kotka?

Wheelchair-accessible hotels found in Kotka which are well rated include Hotel Vanha-Merivartioasema and Hotel Vanha-Merivartioasema.

What's the best rated place to stay in Kotka near a golf course?

Highly rated hotels in Kotka next to a golf course include Welcomly apartment MILA, Hogland Apartments - 2 and Condo in the heart of Katariina, near Kotka City Center!.

Where can I book rooms in Kotka which has free cancellation policy?

Yes, you’ll find the majority of hotel rooms offer free cancellation rates, with which you can expect to receive a full refund if you cancel prior to the deadline. Filter your search by free cancellation to find flexible hotel offers in Kotka.

Are foreign visitors allowed into Kotka?

Foreign visitors are allowed into Kotka, based on our most up-to-date information. Due to changing restrictions, we recommend you check out here for additional information.

Is covid test upon arrival required for fully vaccinated visitors to enter Kotka?

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival when entering Kotka from outside the country. For updated and in depth information on travel restrictons, be sure to pay a visit to the official websites of the travel authority or government of the country you wish to travel to, or go to here.

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More about Kotka

Discovering Kotka: Fun Facts and Reasons to Visit

Kotka is a charming city located on the southeastern coast of Finland, known for its stunning seascapes, lush greenery, and rich history. This coastal city is home to the largest fishing port in Finland, and it is also a popular destination for tourists seeking outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, and relaxation. One of the most interesting facts about Kotka is that it was founded in 1878 as a fortress town, and it was originally named Fredrikshamn in honor of King Frederick I of Sweden. The city was renamed Kotka, which means "eagle" in Finnish, in 1918 after Finland gained its independence from Russia. Today, Kotka is a vibrant city that boasts a mix of old-world charm and modern amenities. There are many reasons to visit Kotka, including its picturesque landscapes, cultural attractions, and outdoor activities. Visitors can explore the city's museums, art galleries, and theaters, or take a stroll along the scenic waterfront promenade. Kotka is also home to several beautiful parks and nature reserves, including the Valkmusa National Park, which is a popular destination for hiking, birdwatching, and wildlife spotting.

How to Go to Kotka: Travel Tips for Your Next Adventure

Kotka is easily accessible by plane, train, or car. The closest airport is the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, which is approximately 125 kilometers away. From the airport, visitors can take a train or a bus to Kotka, or rent a car and drive to the city. The journey takes approximately 2 hours by car or 3 hours by train. Another option is to take a ferry from Tallinn, Estonia, to Helsinki, and then travel by train or car to Kotka. The ferry journey takes approximately 2 hours, and there are several departures per day. Once in Kotka, visitors can get around the city by bus, taxi, or rental car. Bicycles are also available for rent, and the city is very bike-friendly, with many dedicated bike lanes and paths.

Top Things to Do in Kotka: A Traveler's Guide

Kotka offers a wide range of activities and attractions for visitors of all ages and interests. Here are some of the top things to do in Kotka: - Visit the Maritime Centre Vellamo: This museum complex is dedicated to the history and culture of the Finnish maritime industry, and it features interactive exhibits, a research library, and a maritime-themed restaurant. - Explore the Kotka Old Port: This historic port area is a popular destination for tourists, with its charming wooden houses, waterfront cafes, and artisan shops. - Take a walk in the Sapokka Water Garden: This beautiful park is located in the heart of Kotka, and it features a series of interconnected ponds, waterfalls, and gardens. - Visit the Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge: This historic lodge was built in the late 19th century for Tsar Alexander III of Russia, and it is now a museum that showcases the life and times of the Russian imperial family. - Go birdwatching in the Valkmusa National Park: This nature reserve is home to a wide variety of bird species, including the white-tailed eagle, the osprey, and the black grouse.

Why Book with Agoda.com: The Best Hotels in Kotka

Agoda.com offers a wide range of accommodation options in Kotka, from budget-friendly hostels to luxury hotels and resorts. Here are some of the top hotels in Kotka: - Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone Kotka: This centrally located hotel features comfortable rooms, a sauna, a fitness center, and a restaurant that serves traditional Finnish cuisine. - Beach Hotel Santalahti: This beachfront hotel offers stunning views of the Gulf of Finland, and it features a private beach, a sauna, and a restaurant that serves fresh seafood. - Sea Hotel Mantyniemi: This cozy hotel is located in a peaceful seaside setting, and it features comfortable rooms, a sauna, and a restaurant that serves Finnish and international dishes. - Hotelli Kotola: This family-owned hotel is located in the heart of Kotka, and it features comfortable rooms, a sauna, and a restaurant that serves homemade Finnish cuisine. - Gasthaus Vanha-Merivartioasema: This unique hotel is housed in a former coast guard station, and it offers stunning views of the sea and the surrounding islands. The hotel features comfortable rooms, a sauna, and a restaurant that serves local specialties.

The Best Time to Visit Kotka: Seasonal Travel Tips

Kotka is a year-round destination, but the best time to visit depends on your interests and preferences. Here are some seasonal travel tips for Kotka: - Summer (June-August): This is the peak tourist season in Kotka, with long days, warm temperatures, and plenty of outdoor activities and events. The Kotka Maritime Festival, which takes place in July, is a popular event that showcases the city's maritime heritage. - Fall (September-November): This is a great time to visit Kotka if you enjoy fall foliage and outdoor activities such as hiking and birdwatching. The Valkmusa National Park is particularly beautiful in the fall. - Winter (December-February): This is the best time to visit Kotka if you enjoy winter sports such as skiing and ice skating. The city also hosts several winter festivals and events, including the Kotka Ice Festival. - Spring (March-May): This is a great time to visit Kotka if you enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking and cycling. The city's parks and gardens come to life in the spring, and there are several cultural events and festivals to enjoy.

Where to Stay in Kotka: Accommodation Options for Every Budget

Kotka offers a wide range of accommodation options to suit every budget and preference. Here are some of the best neighborhoods to stay in Kotka: - Kotka City Center: This is the best area to stay if you want to be close to the city's museums, restaurants, and shops. There are several hotels and hostels in this area, ranging from budget-friendly to luxury. - Santalahti: This beachfront neighborhood is ideal for travelers who want to enjoy the sea and the outdoors. There are several hotels and cottages in this area, ranging from mid-range to luxury. - Hovila: This peaceful neighborhood is located on the outskirts of Kotka, and it is a great place to stay if you want to enjoy nature and outdoor activities. There are several cottages and guesthouses in this area, ranging from budget-friendly to mid-range.

What to Eat in Kotka: A Foodie's Guide to Local Cuisine

Kotka is known for its fresh seafood, traditional Finnish dishes, and international cuisine. Here are some of the best restaurants and cafes in Kotka: - Ravintola Vausti: This cozy restaurant is located in the heart of Kotka, and it serves traditional Finnish cuisine with a modern twist. The restaurant's specialties include reindeer, elk, and wild boar. - Ravintola Kairo: This family-owned restaurant is located in the Kotka Old Port, and it serves fresh seafood and local specialties. The restaurant's specialties include smoked salmon, Baltic herring, and crayfish. - Cafe Barock: This charming cafe is located in the Sapokka Water Garden, and it serves coffee, tea, pastries, and light meals. The cafe's outdoor terrace offers stunning views of the park and the sea.

Getting Around Kotka: Transportation Tips for Tourists

Kotka is a small city, and it is easy to get around on foot or by bike. However, if you need to travel longer distances or want to explore the surrounding areas, there are several transportation options available. - Buses: Kotka has a reliable bus system that connects the city center with the surrounding neighborhoods and towns. Bus tickets can be purchased at kiosks and ticket machines. - Taxis: Taxis are widely available in Kotka, and they can be hailed on the street or booked in advance. The fares are reasonable, and the drivers are usually friendly and helpful. - Rental cars: Rental cars are available at the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport and in Kotka city center. However, driving in Kotka can be challenging, especially during rush hour.

Planning Your Trip to Kotka: Tips and Tricks for Travelers

Here are some tips and tricks to help you plan your trip to Kotka: - Check the weather forecast before you go, and pack accordingly. Kotka can be quite chilly and rainy, especially in the fall and winter. - Book your accommodation in advance, especially if you are traveling during the peak tourist season. - Bring comfortable walking shoes and warm clothing, as there are many outdoor activities and attractions in Kotka. - Learn some basic Finnish phrases, as English is not widely spoken in Kotka. - Research the local customs and etiquette, and be respectful of the local culture and traditions.