The ruggedly beautiful granite building, known today as Paasitorni will provide us three stores high main ballroom with over 500m2 hardwood floor. Congress Hall is the pearl of Paasitorni with its tall ceilings, splendid chandeliers and impressive balconies. As early as in 1908, when it was completed, the venue was referred to as “the biggest and grandest evening entertainment hall in the city”.

Paasitorni is located in Siltasaari, Helsinki, right next to Hakaniemi, beside Eläintarhanlahti Bay. The location is close to nature, yet central. Paasitorni is easily accessible, and there are ample entertainment and cultural services in the immediate vicinity, as well as a variety of accommodation options within.

Hotel - Scandic Paasi

Paasitorni's individually stylish hotel draws on stories from the are's history. The circus located on the spot in the late 1800s functioned as the greatest source of inspiration for the hotel’s interior decor. Each room tells its own story, and the rooms breathe the atmosphere of the 1920s, 1950s and 2010s.

All bookings go through the hotel website

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How to find us

From the Helsinki-Vantaa airport

We recommend arriving at Paasitorni by public transportation.

There is direct bus line, 600, straight to Hakaniemi. It's the fastest and easiest way to travel without transfers.

If you feel a bit more adventurous, you can also take local train, line P or I, to Helsinki Central Railway Station and use eather metro or walk to the Hotel, ~1,2km.

For an easy way to locate Paasitorni with public transportation, go to:


If you are interested using taxi, we recommend one of these options:


Guests arriving by car can find parking spaces in the vicinity of Paasitorni. The spaces are subject to a charge. The car park at Jaffa Station (Arena Center Hakaniemi) provides long-term parking options.

Public transportation

Metro, tram and bus

Trams 3, 6 and 9 will take you directly to Hakaniemi market square from the front of the Central Railway Station.

Several buses departing from Railway Square (at the Central Railway Station, next to the Finnish National Theatre) have stops in Hakaniemi. If you arrive by metro from the city centre, get off at Hakaniemi station.

More information can be found here:


All long-distance and commuter trains arriving in Helsinki stop at the Central Railway Station. The Ring Rail Line will take you from Helsinki Airport to the city centre in about 30 minutes. The distance from the Central Railway Station to Paasitorni is short and convenient.