The 20th Congress of IOSOT 1 - 6 August, 2010

General Information

Ms. Jutta Jokiranta, DTh
Congress Secretary
P.O. Box 4
FI−00014 University of Helsinki
E-mail: iosot-2010 AT helsinki.fi
phone: +358 9 191 24348

If you have questions concerning registration, accommodation, travel etc, please contact:
TAVI Congress Bureau
Papinkatu 21, FI-33200 Tampere, Finland
Tel. +358 3 233 0400
Fax. +358 3 233 0444
E-mail: iosot2010.congress@tavicon.fi

Accommodation

library

Hotel reservation

Participants should make their hotel reservation in advance, with the Congress online registration form (see registration). TAVI Congress Bureau will take care of the hotel reservation for the delegates. If you must cancel your reservation, please see the cancellation and refund policy. All hotel reservations will be subject to availability, especially after 18 June.

N.B. In Finland hotels have mainly non-smoking rooms and public premises or hotels have totally forbidden smoking on their premises.

Hotel deposit
To guarantee your hotel reservation, a deposit of one night’s room rate is required in advance together with the registration fee. The deposit will be forwarded to the hotel and it will be deducted from your final hotel bill when checking out. All prices are per room per night, including breakfast and VAT in standard room category unless otherwise mentioned. The hotel deposit is non-refundable if the cancellation is made after 18 June 2010. Possible cancellations or changes to reservations should be made by writing an e-mail or sending a fax with the TAVI Congress Bureau (iosot2010.congress@tavicon.fi and fax: 358 3 233 0444).

Hotel locations and descriptions

See map for the location of hotels.

Sokos Hotel Vaakuna
Address: Asema-aukio 2
Sokos Hotel Vaakuna is a comfortable hotel located in the heart of the city, with all of central Helsinki within easy reach. 5 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue. Smoking is forbidden in the hotel premises.
Single room                                  EUR 105
Double room                                EUR 115

Hotel Vaakuna

Hotel Vaakuna room

 

Radisson Blu Plaza
Address: Mikonkatu 23
Located in the heart of Helsinki close to the shopping and entertainment district, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel offers an abundant choice of activities and entertainment. 5 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue.
Single room                             EUR 104
Double room                           EUR 114

Superior single room             EUR 129
Superior double room           EUR 139

Radisson

Radisson Room

 

Hotel Seurahuone Helsinki
Address: Kaivokatu 12
Hotelli Seurahuone is a combination of the old time sophisticated spirit as well as modern high standard service. The hotel is located opposite to the railway station. 5 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue. Smoking is forbidden in the hotel premises.

Single room                                 EUR   98
Double room                                EUR 115
Twin double room                       EUR 115 (separate beds)

Hotel Seurahuone

Seurahuone Classic Room

 

Hotel Arthur
Address: Vuorikatu 19
Privately owned, cosy hotel located close to the railway station in the very heart of Helsinki. The main sights and the biggest department stores are just a walking distance away. 5 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue. Smoking is forbidden in the hotel premises.
Single room                                 EUR   94
Double room                               EUR 114

Hotel Arthur

Hotel Arthur Room

 

Cumulus Kaisaniemi
Address: Kaisaniemenkatu 7
Cumulus Kaisaniemi is a cosy hotel, located in the heart of Helsinki near the railway station. The main sights and the biggest department stores are just a walking distance away. 5 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue.
Single room                                 EUR   90
Double room                               EUR 108

Cumulus Kaisaniemi

Cumus Kaisaniemi Room

 

Scandic Continental
Address: Mannerheimintie 46
Scandic Continental is situated opposite to a beautiful park and Töölö Bay and is about 10 minutes’ walk from Helsinki city centre. 20 minutes walking distance or a 10 minute tram ride from the Congress venue. The Finnair bus stops at the hotel.
Single room                                 EUR   79
Double room                               EUR   89 Scandic Continental

Scadic Continental Room

 

Scandic Grand Marina
Address: Katajanokanlaituri 7
Scandic Grand Marina is located close to the sea and the harbour. Also the Kauppatori market square is nearby. It is about 20 minutes walk from the hotel to Helsinki city centre and 15 minutes from the Conference Venue.
Single room                                 EUR   79
Double room                               EUR   89

Grand Marina

Grand Marina Room

 

Sokos Hotel Presidentti
Address: Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 4
Recently completely refurbished, Sokos Hotel Presidentti is located next to the Kamppi mall, in the heart of Helsinki, next to a wealth of culture attractions and the best shopping in town. 20 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue.
Single room                                EUR   75
Double room                              EUR   80

Hotel President

Hotel President Room

 

Eurohostel
Address: Linnankatu 9
Eurohostel provides comfortable accommodation for budget-conscious travellers. WC/ showers are situated on the corridor for shared use. There is also a restaurant at the hostel. 20 minutes walking distance from the Congress Venue.

Single room                                EUR 55,20
Double room for one person   EUR 65,70
Double room for two persons EUR 73,40

Eurohostel Single Room

Eurohostel Twin Room

 

Hostel Academica
Address: Hietaniemenkatu 14                  
The hostel is located within walking distance from the city centre, about 30 minutes walk from the Congress Venue. All the rooms have private shower and bathroom, also a little kitchenette with a refrigerator. Reception is open all hours. Smoking is forbidden in the hostel premises.

Please note that these room prices do not include breakfast.
Single room                                 EUR 56
Double room                               EUR 69

Hostel Academica

Hostel Academica Room