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    Laivahostel Borea

    Linnankatu 72, Turku 20100, Finland
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good38%
    • Average27%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (10 reviews)
    “real ship” (3 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Multilingual Staff
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    6 Aug.7 Aug.
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    1 - 5 of 53 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Me and my friend stayed at this hostel during the tall ship races and the location was excellent! The room was quite small but good enough, wifi did not work in our room at all (second floor). The room was clean and the breakfast ok.

    Thank AnnaEsk
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Perfect place for people who want to experience more than a normal hotel and can live without luxury. The rooms are small but clean and the breakfast is minimalistic but nonetheless one could find everything needed. We stayed only one night so we had no...More

    Thank Eva-Maria K
    Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

    In previous lives, this ship was a ferry on the Turku-Stockholm route and cruise ship in the Mediterranean. In this life, it's permanently moored as a hostel so staying on it is s cool experience. The actual accommodation is OK. We were happy to be...More

    Thank Raymond W
    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    First, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Location of the hostel is good. To go downtown to the shopping district just take bus #1 near the castle. After reading reviews and then staying at this hostel, I think the experience is entirely dependent upon...More

    Thank Carpediemkath
    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    M/S Bore, a combination of museum and hotel ship, is an experience not to be missed if you love old forms of transport. She was the last ocean-going ship in the Nordic countries still to be powered by steam when owned by Aura Lines in...More

    Thank Finntrainfan
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 54 - USD 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
    • Finland >
    • Southwest Finland >
    • Turku
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