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NESS2024 | Nordic Environmental Social Science Conference


Staying in Turku

We have selected two Turku city centre hotels to recommend for you and one in the Turku Science Park area.

All hotels have special room rates for the NESS 2024 Conference participants.
Please make your booking directly to the hotel, see contact details below. The hotel fees include breakfast, service and VAT. All hotel fees are payable directly to the hotel.

Please note that the rooms can only be booked according to the hotels booking situation. We strongly encourage you to make the hotel reservations well in advance as many events are happening in Turku around the time of the conference.

We hope you will enjoy your stay in Turku!

Scandic hotel Hamburger Börs

Kauppiaskatu 6, 20100 Turku

Iconic Hamburger Börs has been hosting guests since 1894 and enjoys a top location, right in the centre of Turku by the market square. The completely new and modern Hamburger Börs opened in November 2021. This elegantly refurbished hotel provides unforgettable hotel experiences in a modern setting and peaceful accommodation in the hotel’s new annex, where stylishly designed rooms ensure a great night’s sleep. Some rooms overlook the market square whilst others face our quiet courtyard.

Hamburger Börs hotel is easy to reach and everything is located close by. Its central location right next to the market square and near the Aurajoki river ensures good connections, and shopping streets, restaurants, cafes and sights are within easy reach. The hotel has its own garage and there is also a large public garage close by.

After a fruitful conference day sit back and relax with a drink in Börs Rooftop bar and just enjoy beautiful views from the terrace on the 9th floor.

Standard, single room 190,00 eur/night
Standard, double room 210,00 eur/night

Reservations can be made via the hotel website using the booking code BNES030624, by phone or email to the hotel, using the hotel contact details above.

Please note that the reservations in Scandic hotel Hamburger Börs must be made by 20 May 2024 or on the basis of hotel’s booking situation.

Scandic Julia

Eerikinkatu 4, 20100 Turku

Scandic Julia is a modern hotel in the centre of Turku, near shopping streets and the River Aurajoki. Everything is close at hand. Vähätori square, with its restaurants and cafés, is just a short walk away. When staying in Julia, you will have full access to the hotel gym and sauna.

The hotel has modern and comfortable rooms and a bistro-style restaurant. There is an indoor parking garage located next to the hotel, and it also has a charging point for electric cars. Guests at Julia always have access to free WiFi throughout the hotel.

Hotel Scandic Julia is certified under the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.

Standard, single room 150,00 eur/night
Standard, double room 1
70,00 eur/night

Reservations can be made via the hotel website using the booking code BNES030624, or by phone or email, using the hotel contact details above.

Please note that the reservations in Scandic hotel Julia must be made by 20 May 2024 or on the basis of hotel’s booking situation.

Original Sokos Hotel Kupittaa

Joukahaisenkatu 6, 20520 Turku

+358 300 870 000

Original Sokos Hotel Kupittaa is a modern hotel located right in the heart of Kupittaa, a fast-growing area in Turku. The atmosphere at the hotel is relaxed, while stylish, and the hotel staff do their very best to ensure your comfort.  

Enjoy a hearty breakfast or lunch, pop in for a drink after meeting at the rooftop bar Kuppis or spend a leisurely evening in the atmospheric Elli bistro. 

You can reach the centre of Turku on foot, by Fölläri city bike or local bus from right in front of the hotel. There is a direct connection to the hotel from the Kupittaa train station. The hotel also has parking.

Standard, single room 105,00 eur/night
Standard, double room 125,00 eur/night

Reservations can be madevia the hotel website using  the booking code (BNES240603), or by phone or email to the hotel, using the booking code NESS2024, hotel contact details above. 

Please note that the reservations in Sokos Hotel Kupittaa must be made by 4 May 2024  or on the basis of the hotel’s booking situation.