Multidisciplinary Primary Health Care Research Congress

23-24 April 2020 | Turku, Finland

Accommodation

Hotels

A quota of rooms has been reserved for congress participants at a special congress rate. These hotels are located in the city centre and within walking distance of the congress venue.

The reservations will be made on “first come, first served” basis. The hotel fees include breakfast, service and VAT. All hotel fees are payable directly to the hotels.

You can book accommodation when you register to the congress. Please mark your reservation on the congress registration form . Your reservation will be confirmed together with your participation. Kindly inform Aboa Congress and Event Services (info@aboaservices.fi) of any changes in your accommodation reservation.

In 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 is a short presentation of the hotels. For more information, please contact Aboa Congress and Event Services.

Please see the congress MAP for locations.

Solo Sokos Hotel Turku Seurahuone

Eerikinkatu 23, 20100 Turku

Solo Sokos Hotel Turku Seurahuone is located in the centre of Turku, a few blocks from the Market Square and just a short walk away from the congress venue. When staying in Hotel Seurahuone you can enjoy the hotel breakfast prepared with artisan products.

Hotel Seurahuone is an elegant and active boutique hotel, a classic full of surprises, brought from the 1920s to the modern age. Air-conditioning, luxurious beds and a minibar are featured in each room. Guest can enjoy a glass of sparkling wine or tasty meal in the Hotel’s restaurant Gunnar Eatery and bar. Hotel Seurahuone also offers a gym and sauna for hotel guests.

Solo standard room EUR 127,00 /night
Double standard room EUR 147,00 /night

Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel

Linnankatu 32, 20100 Turku

Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel is located right on the banks of the river Aurajoki, within walking distance from the congress venue. When staying in Radisson Blu Hotel you can enjoy a generous breakfast buffet.

Radisson Blu Hotel provides numerous guest services to enhance your visit, for example free access to a fitness centre and 3 saunas. After a day at the congress, enjoy a dinner at the hotel restaurant Grill it! Marina or have a drink at the terrace overlooking the river Aurajoki. A wireless high-speed internet access is available throughout the hotel.

Solo standard room EUR 127,00 /night
Double standard room EUR 147,00 /night
Solo River room EUR 132,00 /night
Double River room EUR 152,00 /night

Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel is eco-label awarded. Green Key is the largest global eco-label for accommodation.

Room reservation and cancellation conditions:

Reserved room will be held until 6 pm on the day of arrival. The hotel is entitled to give the room to another guest after 6 pm. If you plan to arrive after 6 p.m., kindly send your credit card information through our Secured mail system to Aboa Congress and Event Services to ensure that the room will be held until your arrival. You can fill in the information on the credit card authorisation form and attach it to the secured email. Note that the hotel will charge your card only in case of late cancellation or no-show.

A reserved room may be cancelled free of charge 2 weeks before the arrival (except in case of illness documented with a doctor’s note). The hotel has the right to charge the guest for cancellations made later than 2 weeks before arrival or no-shows

Travelling

Turku Airport

Turku has an international airport and it is easy to reach by air via Helsinki, Stockholm, Riga, and Gdansk. From Turku airport, there is a regular bus to city center (distance approx. 8 km), bus line no 1 which runs about every 20 minutes. Tickets à 3 euro can be bought from the driver (cash, preferably coins).
A taxi ride to the center of Turku will cost around 20 euros. All taxis accept credit/debit cards. Taxi in Turku You can reserve a taxi at +358 2 10041. There are several taxi stands in the City center.

Helsinki Airport

If you fly to Helsinki, from Helsinki-Vantaa airport there is a bus to Turku operated by Expressbus (travel time 2-2.5 hours, departures about every hour). Another option is to take the new Ring Rail Line from the airport to Helsinki, to Pasila station, and change in Pasila to a train to Turku. At daytime, the Ring Rail Line trains between the airport and Helsinki run at ten-minute intervals at peak hours and the trip takes 22 minutes. Trains to Turku depart about every hour (between 5 a.m. and 8.30 p.m.). The trip to Turku from the Helsinki-Pasila station takes about 2 hours.

Ferry

From Stockholm, you may choose to travel to Turku on a ferry through one of the most beautiful archipelagos in the world. Daily connections between Stockholm and Turku are operated by Tallink Silja and Viking Line. The ferry takes about 10 hrs. For more information about Turku and travel connections, please visit the Visit Turku website.

Further travel information

Please, see Visit Turku- webpage for further travel and tourist information.

Other transport links

Turku Destination map