Hietaranta Beach is a favorite summer getaway close to the city center. A landfill at the beginning of the 20th century, today the beach features a shallow and safe swimming area, as well as beach volleyball and basketball courts--nearby you'll find a tennis center and a miniature golf course. Refreshments are available at a cafe with a terrace overlooking the sea. Plan to visit Hietaranta Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Helsinki attractions using our Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.
Hietaranta Beach reviews
Hietaranta (or Hietsu as everyone calls it) is very popular on hot summer days. Refreshments are available at a cafe with a terrace overlooking the sea. Nearby you will find a miniature golf... more »
More or less in walking distance from city center you will find a nice, clean and spacious beach. Even if we visited on a hot day in season. The beach got lifeguards keeping you safe as well. There... more »
A great spot in Helsinki. Used it several times to park nearby and walk downtown. Parking fees are very high in Helsinki and parking time limit is also an issue in the city. This is a great place to park and walk anywhere. Plus great views.
Guite fine, but birds shit. On The evening.
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