Hotel Helsinki is a famous large hotel of its time, which opened in 1930 in the business premises of the bank Helsingin Suomalainen Säästöpankki. Today, the hotel is known as Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki. AS&H is the main and architectural designer of the hotel’s renewal project. When it comes to building technology, the renewal is subject to conservation. The street facades and the old bank hall are projected in the town plan with the protection clause Sr-1. During the project the hotel’s lobby and restaurant areas as well as hotel room interiors will be renewed.
At the end of 2020, the construction began with preparing the construction site and starting the demolition work. The completely renovated hotel will open to the public in the summer of 2022.