Our rooms

Our rooms offer guests a social yet private experience! All rooms have a private bathroom, shower and kitchenette. Prices include bed linen, towels and morning sauna!

Hostel Domus Academica is your home away from home, right in the heart of Helsinki. As we are located in the city center, there is no better place to spend your holiday!

Hostel Domus Academica has operated since 1968. Our 326 spacious rooms fill up during the summer with international guests. During other times of the year the rooms are used as student acommodation.

We kindly ask customers to provide valid credit card details upon booking a stay. In Best Available Rate, we charge the payment 23 hours before arrival from the credit card that the guest has provided when making the booking. Guest may cancel the reservation free of charge 24 hours before the arrival. Failure to cancel the booking on time or in case of no show, will result in a cancellation fee equal to the full amount of stay.

In Non-Refundable Rate, we charge the payment immediately from the credit card that the guest has provided when making the booking. Non-Refundable bookings cannot be refunded or modified.

Please find more information about our Terms and Conditions here: Terms & Conditions

Our check-in time starts at 3pm. If you would like to arrive earlier, you may store your luggage in our luggage room free of charge. Our check-out time is at 11am.

Hostel Domus Academica has no age restriction. However, in case you are under the age of 18 and arriving alone, we kindly ask you to provide us a permit from your legal guardian. The permit should include your name, your guardian’s contact details and signature. Our staff collects the permit at the arrival.

Please find more information about our hostel and the rooms below.

You are warmly welcome, please make yourself at home!


Room prices

  • All room prices are minimum starting prices and include VAT
  • All prices include sheets, towels and morning sauna
  • There is a limited number of car spaces. Please contact the hostel to make a reservation. The height of the car space is a maximum of 1,8 m
  • With the HI-Hostels membership card, you will receive a 10 % discount on bookings made by our own booking system or through HI-Hostels. Please let us know in advance, if you are a member of Hostelling International
  • We reserve the right to make price changes

Single: 61 €

Twin: 73 €

Triple: 100 €

Male/Female dorm bed: 33 €

Our hostel also has limited rooms and parking spaces for disabled people. It is possible to provide a crib for your room, please contact us for booking inquiries.

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