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    Laivahostel Borea

    Linnankatu 72, Turku 20100, Finland
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good42%
    • Average26%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (11 reviews)
    “make your own” (6 reviews)
    “turku castle” (11 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Cheap place to sleep. Breakfast and morning sauna included, perfect for an early morning start from the harbour but quite far from the center. Definitely need to take a bike. Reception closes early so be sure you arrive in time to get your key.

    Thank 777saukko
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I was visiting shortly Turku and I stayed overnight in this ship hostel. It is like old times when people were travelling from Finland to Sweden with small cruise boats. However this hostel is neat and clean, very affordable and location excellent near city and...More

    Thank Juha M
    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Laivahostel Borea This was the cheapest option to stay in Turku, which unfortunately, is even more expensive than Helsinki. Since I had to catch an early morning ferry to Stockholm and the Viking Line Terminal was supposed to be nearby, I chose to stay here....More

    Thank JawaharC
    Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

    Me and my friend stayed at this hostel during the tall ship races and the location was excellent! The room was quite small but good enough, wifi did not work in our room at all (second floor). The room was clean and the breakfast ok.

    Thank AnnaEsk
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    Perfect place for people who want to experience more than a normal hotel and can live without luxury. The rooms are small but clean and the breakfast is minimalistic but nonetheless one could find everything needed. We stayed only one night so we had no...More

    Thank Eva-Maria K
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$66 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
    • Finland >
    • Southwest Finland >
    • Turku
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    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (116)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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