The 4 Scandic Grand Marina enjoys a perfect location right in the heart of Helsinki overlooking its bustling harbour. Helsinkis vibrant seafront market is a short walk away as are central Helsinkis varied range of shops and boutiques. Guests can reach the Russian Orthodox Uspenski Cathedral in a few minutes. Housed in a former factory the hotel was renovated in 2006 and now offers 482 rooms 388 of which are nonsmoking in a contemporary design. The rooms offer everything that one would expect from this innovative hotel chain a calming dcor featuring traditional wooden flooring wireless internet and flatscreen tv and are the perfect place to unwind. Guests can also take advantage of the hotel sauna and fitness centre. The Makasiini restaurant offers Finnish and European classics in a stylish setting while Key West is an intimate bar with harbour views. Children can let off steam in the childrens play area. For guests arriving by car the hotel offers extensive carparking facilities with 150 spaces outside and 40 in an underground garage. Offering a combination of central location and high quality accommodation the Scandic Grand Marina is an excellent choice for a visit to Helsinki.