Looking for a unique holiday? Do you want to experience Helsinki from a historical perspective? Or perhaps looking for a location with a twist for a party, wedding or conference? Maybe experience a genuine Finnish wooden sauna?

No other motor yacht in Scandinavia can provide a combination of old world charm, adventures and unique experiences. Nikolai II was originally built in 1903 by approval of Nicholas II of Russia, in the Hietalahti shipyard in Helsinki. The ship has during its 115 years it has been serving as a fishing and marine researching ship as well as a hospital ship during WWI. Thanks to this ship we know a lot of the seas around the Scandinavian countries. The ship was fully renovated for restaurant and hospitality use in 2012. Nikolai II is perfect for anyone looking for a different experience in the historical heart of Helsinki, just a short stroll away from all the sights and activities.

Nikolai II is perfect for you, if you are looking for a unique experience. The ship offers you spaces for various occasions, whether you are alone and need a place to stay or if you are planning an event – You can even rent the whole ship!

Rent the Sauna

Rent Sauna


Would you like to experience the magic of an authentic wooden sauna onboard Nikolai II?
Book here.


Private Event


Have you thought of having a crayfish party or a business event. What about making it bit special?

Stay a night



Looking for a place to stay? Experience marine life onboard of Nikolai 2 in the center of Helsinki.

Book here.

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Vironallas, Eteläranta 7, 00130 Helsinki