HostelBookers Logo
Website feedback

Academica Summer Hostel Hostel

Hietaniemenkatu 14, Helsinki, Finland

82% Overall Rating 177 out of 186 customers would recommend this property based on 186 reviews

Atmosphere 68%

Cleanliness 86%

Facilities 78%

Location 90%

Safety 88%

Staff 86%

Value 81%

See all reviews

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cots available
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 7.99USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Helsinki?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

From the airport:

a) Take a Yellow Line airport taxi to our hostel (1-2 persons total 29,50 euros). At the airport contact the Yellow Line service desk to arrange it.

b) Take a regular taxi to our hostel (approximately 40-55 euros).

c) Take a Finnair airport bus (6,30 euros per person) to the Central Railway Station.

d) Take a regional transport bus 615 (5 euros per person) to the Central Railway Station.


From the Central Railway Station:

a) Take a tram number 2 towards "Nordenskiöldinkatu" in front of the railway station. Our tram stop is called ”Kauppakorkeakoulu – The School of Economics”. It is the third stop from the railway station. The tram turns to the right, but keep on walking straight ahead. Turn left to the street called Lapuankatu and walk down the street until you reach Hietaniemenkatu-street. Turn to the right and walk along Hietaniemenkatu-street almost until the end of the street. Hostel Academica is on your left.

b) Take a metro towards “Ruoholahti” from the Central Railway Station and get off on the next station called “Kamppi”. Take the escalator going up to the exit on Runeberginkatu-street and turn right. Walk along Runeberginkatu-street until you pass hotel Helka and reach a smaller roundabout. From the roundabout take Hietaniemenkatu-street and walk almost until the end of the street. Hostel Domus Academica is on your left.


From Katajanokka terminal:

Take tram number 4T to “Senaatintori – The Senate's Square” (right after the Helsinki Cathedral church – the big white church) and change to tram number 2 towards “Nordenskiöldinkatu”. Get off on The stop called “Kauppakorkeakoulu –The School of Economics”. The tram turns to the right but keep on walking straight ahead. Turn left to the street called Lapuankatu and go straight ahead so you reach our street, Hietaniemenkatu. Walk along Hietaniemenkatu-street to the right. Hostel Academica is on your left.


From Olympia terminal:

Take tram number 2 towards “Nordenskiöldinkatu” in front of the terminal and get off at “Kauppakorkeakoulu – The School of Economics”. The tram turns to the right but keep on walking straight ahead. Turn left to the street called Lapuankatu and go straight ahead so you reach our street, Hietaniemenkatu. Walk along Hietaniemenkatu-street to the right. Hostel Academica is on your left.


From Länsisatama – West terminal:

Take tram number 9 and get off at “Kampintori”. Walk back to the roundabout that the tram just passed and start walking to the right along Runeberginkatu-street until you pass hotel Helka and reach a smaller roundabout. From the roundabout take Hietaniemenkatu-street and walk almost until the end of the street. Hostel Domus Academica is on your left.


Good to know:

The public transportation ticket costs 3 euros when you buy it from the driver. If you buy it from a ticket machine it costs 2,50 euros. The machines are located in the metro stations and some central tram stops.

Check Availability