Guestrooms for visitors, Guesthouse Villa Hortus

The guestrooms can only be reserved by the University of Turku staff member for visiting lecturers, researchers, opponents and other guests.

The visitor / host at the University is responsible for complying with THL's entry restrictions to Finland.

Villa Hortus

Guesthouse Villa Hortus

The guesthouse Villa Hortus is situated in the heart of the University campus, at Horttokuja 3 Turku.

There are 24 rooms. All rooms are furnished and fully equipped with kitchen facilities, internet access and television. A weekly cleaning and linen service is included in the price in Villa Hortus. There are wireless networks available in Villa Hortus: Eduroam, UTU Visitor and UTU Staff. A sauna and laundry are available for the guests at the guesthouse Villa Hortus. There are no breakfast or catering.

There are single and twin rooms in a shared flat, single rooms/studios with doublebed and two room and a kitchen flats. All studios are in the 3rd floor. There's no lift in the building.
Please mention if you have a limitation when you book the room.
VAT 0%

One night


Nights 1–6 à

Nights 7–30  à

30 nights

Single room 46 € 39 € 34 € 1050 €
Twin room 60 € 51 € 47 € 1434 €
Studio for one 51 € 45 € 35 € 1110 €
Studio with double bed 69 € 59 € 57 € 1722 €
Two room flat B 14 (75 m2) 74 € 64 € 62 € 1872 €
Two room flat B 15 (55 m2) 72 € 63 € 61 € 1842 €
extra bed  18 € 10 € 7 € 228 €

The above-mentioned pricing is followed from the beginning of each period of 30 days. Please see the price for extra bed. E.g. 10 nights in a single room with shared bathrooms costs 370 euros (6x39,- + 4x34,-).


Villa Hortus



A single room in a 4 room flat with 2 shared bathrooms and kitchen.

Rooms A 10, A 12, A 13, A 20, A 22, A 23, B 24, B 25, B 27, 17-20 m2

Located in the 1st or 2nd floor.




Twin room in 4 room flat with 2 shared bathrooms and kitchen.

Rooms A 11, A 21, B 26, 27-30 m2



Common kitchen where each room has private fridge.


Single room studios A 30, A 32, A 33, A 34, B 35, B 36, B 37, B 39, 18,7-22 m2

Bed is 100-120 cm wide. Located in the 3rd floor (no lift).

A34Room A 34

B39Room B 39

35Room B 35

36Room B 36


A30Room A 30

3037Room B 37


Studio with  140 cm wide doublebed. Rooms A 31, B 38, 35 m2

Located in the 3rd floor (no lift).



One bedroom + living room + kitchen + bathroom flat B 14, 75 m2

2 beds: 160 cm wide in the bedroom, 80 cm wide in the living room.

Armchair can be opened as bed for a child.

Located in the 1st floor.

B14 mh



One bedroom + living room + kitchen + bathroom flat B 15, 55 m2 

2 beds: 160 cm wide in the bedroom, 80 cm wide in the living room

Located in the 1st floor.




Laundry room, sauna and office are located in the ground floor



Reservation requests

Please send requests by e-mail to address:

Please include these information to the message:

  • Check in and check out dates (the room can be used earliest at 13 o'clock, check out time is by 10 am)
  • How many visitors and name(s) of the guests and the e-mail address to which the door code will be sent and the country of arrival
  • Which room type is preferred
  • Responsible person's contact information and unit
  • Payment method: Card payment at the office or internal bill in Martti-system (please give the number of the cost center, project or internal order and acceptor)

The University of Turku can not pay for accommodation if the guest is employed at the University of Turku and the place of employment is Turku.


Please notice these in all guestrooms 

  • The room can be used earliest at 13 o'clock on arrival day.
  • Check-out time is by 10 am. The door code will cease to operate at Villa Hortus at 10 am on the day of check out.
  • Please inform the office when the room is vacant to be cleaned.
  • No pets are allowed.
  • All persons staying at the rooms must be reported to the office beforehand.
  • As a means of payment, the office has the most common bank and credit cards (excluding American Express). We do not receive cash.
  • Please note the opening hours of the office on weekdays 9-11 and 12-14.

Visiting address: Horttokuja 3 Turku, ground floor.
The office is open on working days at  9 - 11 and 12 - 14, closed on holidays.

Guests staying at Villa Hortus will receive a door code via e-mail, which will be valid from 13:00 on the check in day and will cease to be active on the check out day at 10 am.

E-mail: (reservation requests by e-mail)

Postal address: Villa Hortus, FI-20014 University of Turku.



There are few parking places at the inner coart of Villa Hortus. The parking permit has to be orderet beforehand. Please let us know the register number of the car.

Cancellation policy

The cancellation policy does not apply to cancellations due to the coronavirus situation.


Reservations of over 25 nights must be cancelled by 12.00 o'clock 7 full working days before the reservation begins. Reservations of less than 25 nights must be cancelled by 12.00 o'clock 3 full working days before the reservation begins. A cancellation fee 50 % of the cancelled period will be charged for the reservations cancelled or changed after this time. However, the minimum charge is 36 € and the maximum charge is correspond to the room's 30 days rent. Also cutting short the reserved time is considered as a cancellation. Rents paid beforehand are not returned if the sum is less than 100 €.