A quota of rooms has been reserved for the XII IABA TURKU 2020 conference participants in three hotels in the city centre. All the hotels are located within walking distance (1.5–2.5 km), from the conference venue.

The hotel reservations will be made on “first come, first served” basis. The hotel quotas are valid until two months prior the congress. After that period of time, we cannot guarantee the availability of the hotel rooms but will assist you in finding an accommodation. The hotel fees include breakfast, service and VAT. All hotel fees can be paid at the hotel reception.

Please mark your hotel reservation on the congress registration form.

Your reservation will be confirmed together with your participation. Please make sure to inform Aboa Congress and Event Services (info@aboaservices.fi) of any changes in your accommodation reservation.

When you arrive to the hotel, your reservation will be found under your name (there are no reservation numbers). Please note that the check-in time in the hotels is 15.00.

Below you can find short presentations of the hotels.

For more information about the hotels, please contact Aboa Congress and Event Services info@aboaservices.fi.


Hotel Scandic Julia
Eerikinkatu 4, 20100 Turku

Scandic Julia is a modern, recently renovated hotel in the centre of Turku. Everything is close at hand. The conference venue is within walking distance (approx. 1,3 km). An organic breakfast buffet is included!

When staying in Julia, you will have full access to the hotel gym and sauna. The hotel has air-conditioned and comfortable hotel rooms and a bistro-style restaurant.  Guests at Julia always have access to free WiFi in their room and throughout the hotel’s public areas.

From the hotel, it’s easy to explore all of the city’s major sights, such as Turku Castle, Turku Cathedral and the museums. The Old Suurtori grand marketplace is just across the river.

Hotel Scandic Julia is certified under the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.

For more information, please visit the hotel website.

standard single room, 129 eur/night
standard double room, 149 eur/night


Hotel Scandic Atrium
Eerikinkatu 28–30, 20100 Turku

Scandic Atrium is a cosy and peaceful hotel in the centre of Turku. The conference venue is within a walking distance from the hotel (about 1.9 km). Organic breakfast buffet is included.

Hotel facilities include restaurant and a bar. Hotel’s relaxation suite with sauna and swimming pool guarantee a relaxing stay. The hotel has plenty of parking space and all areas of the hotel have free WiFi.

From the hotel, it’s easy to visit all of the city’s sights, such as Turku Castle and the museums.

For more information, please visit the hotel website.

standard single room, 112 eur/night
double room, 132 eur/night


Centro Hotel
Yliopistonkatu 12a, 20100 Turku

Centro Hotel is a modern hotel with a personal touch in the center of Turku. Centro hotel offers guests with good personal service and peaceful nights in cozy rooms for a reasonable price.

For more information, please visit the hotel website.

standard single room, 115 eur/night
standard double room, 130 eur/night


In additions (reservations directly to the hostel)

Oy S/S Borea Ab Shipping Company
Linnankatu 72, 20100 Turku

The philosophy of Oy S/S Borea Ab is to restore vessels important to Finland’s maritime history for new uses in the culture and tourism sectors. It offers dining, accommodation, conference, activities, and museum services year-round.

For more information, please visit the hostel website.

Prices (use the code XII IABA):
Cabin for one, 45,10 eur/night
Cabin for two, 70,40 eur/night

Prices include bed linen in self-made bed, towel, breakfast as well as a morning sauna.