Annual Conference of the European Association of
Environmental and Resource Economists,
June 24-27 2015

City of Helsinki

University of Helsinki

Photo: Eero Roine
Source: Helsinki University Museum

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The inaugural procession of the Academy 1640

Conference dinner in Finlandia house (Alvar Aalto)

Boreal pine forest

Accommodation and Hotel Reservation

The congress organizers have booked room quotas for the conference participants in the following hotels. The below-mentioned prices are valid when room reservation is performed via the registration form. Availability can also be guaranteed for early bookings. Delegates are free to make their own accommodation arrangements, but availability or prices cannot be guaranteed and is at the delegate’s own risk.

Early reservation of accommodation is recommended.

Map Helsinki

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Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki
Kluuvikatu 8
00100 Helsinki

The modern and cozy Sokos Hotel Helsinki is located in the pulsating heart of Helsinki, between Ateneum (the Museum of Finnish Art), and the Senate Square in the centre of the capital. All the hotel rooms and the majority of the other facilities are designed with a contemporary, fresh and youthful Scandinavian style. On the highest storey, above the rooftops of Helsinki, you'll find cozy sauna facilities for the enjoyment of business travellers and holidaymakers alike.

Distance from Congress venue: 200 m

Room rates:

Single room 140,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 160,00 EUR / nigh / room

GLO Hotel Kluuvi
Kluuvikatu 4
00100 Helsinki

Hotel GLO is a modern and urban lifestyle hotel situated in the very heart of Helsinki. The hotels 144 rooms are exceptionally large and equipped with state-of-the-art technology and offer a nice selection of wellness products. All transportation facilities can be easily reached from the hotel.

Distance from Congress venue: 300 m

Room rates:

Single room 162,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 177,00 EUR / nigh / room


Hotel Arthur
Vuorikatu 19
00100 Helsinki

Privately owned, cozy Hotel Arthur is located close to the Railway Station in the very heart of Helsinki. The main sights, biggest department stores and theatres are just a walking distance away. Hotel Arthur's traditions can be traced back to 1907, when the hotel was opened on Vuorikatu in a beautiful art nouveau-style building. The rooms are cozy and brightly coloured.

Distance from Congress venue: 500 m

Room rates:

Single room 115,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 135,00 EUR / nigh / room

Radisson Blu Plaza
Mikonkatu 23
00100 Helsinki

The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel is housed in a premise of rich tradition, where old and new architecture meet harmoniously. The building’s foundation stone was laid in 1917 and today various parts of it are protected by the Helsinki City Museum, including some beautiful painted glass windows. Conveniently located in the city centre, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Helsinki provides fashionable accommodation in historic environs. Newly renovated in 2012, all 302 rooms and suites are outfitted with Magic Dreams® intelligent beds and offer Free high-speed, wireless Internet access.

Distance from Congress venue: 500 m

Room rates:

Single room 165,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 185,00 EUR / nigh / room

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna
Asema-aukio 2
00100 Helsinki

The beautiful functionalist Sokos Hotel Vaakuna, completed in 1952 for the Olympics, is located in the heart of town, with all of central Helsinki within easy reach. Its soundproof windows keep city noise out and ensure peaceful dreams. The ambience of the hotel is a splendid show of Finnish design traditions. Public transportation is easily accessed from the hotel.

Distance from Congress venue: 700 m

Room rates:

Single room 155,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 175,00 EUR / nigh / room

Hostel Academica
Hietaniemenkatu 14
00100 Helsinki

Hostel Academica is located within walking distance from the Railway and Bus Stations in the Helsinki city centre. All rooms have an en suite shower and bathroom, also a small kitchenette with a refrigerator. The rooms also have a wired internet access. Morning sauna and swimming are included in the prices. Breakfast is not included in the room rate, but can be purchased at the hostel.

Distance from the Congress venue: 2 km

Room rates:

Single room 60,00 EUR / night / room

Double room 70,00 EUR / night / room