Hostel of the year 2016
Hostel Domus Academica has been selected as Finland’s hostel of the year 2016 by Hostelling International Finland! This year, the main goals were concentrated on customer satisfaction, active developing of quality and taking a part in Hostelling International’s activities and work.
Hostel Domus Academica has also received the HI Quality & Sustainability certification – launched by Hostelling International. The certification is a quality management system to be merged with standards in sustainability. The certification’s criteria includes sustainable management, protection of natural and cultural capital, water and energy consumption, waste and recycling. The HI-Q&S standards are also recognized by the GSTC (Global Sustainable Tourism Council).
And there is even more – we are the first hostel in Finland that fulfilled the Finnish Nature Leagues and Hostelling International Finland’s eco-criteria!