The organizers have reserved accommodation from July 27th to August 3rd in hotels close to the conference venues. A limited number of rooms for additional nights (July 22nd to July 27th) have been booked at four hotels (*) for pre-conference participants staying in Helsinki for the World Conference.

Delegates are free to make their own accommodation arrangements but availability or prices cannot be guaranteed.

ISME 2024 Conference Hotels

1. Crowne Plaza Helsinki and Scandic Park (both hotels are also ISME 2024 venues)

2. Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti
3. Scandic Simonkenttä
4. Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna
5. Marski by Scandic
6. Scandic Grand Central
7. Radisson Blu Plaza
8. Radisson RED
9. Hotel Arthur
10. Solo Sokos Hotel Helsinki
11. Eurohostel

The room rates given below are only valid for bookings made when registering to the World Conference via our online registration form (see Registration).

Hotel room rates are in euro (€) and include buffet breakfast and VAT. The rates given are per room per night and a one night deposit payment is required in advance to confirm a booking.

Walking distances:

Music Centre to Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti
5 min.
Music Centre to Crowne Plaza/Scandic Park10 min.
Music Centre to Little Finlandia5 min.
Music Centre to Radisson RED15 min.

Crowne Plaza Helsinki *

The Crowne Plaza Helsinki is one of the conference venues and is located next to the Hesperia Park and the Finnish National Opera with an easy access to the city centre.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 182 Standard Single room
EUR 202 Standard Twin/Double room 

EUR 202 Superior Single room
EUR 222 Superior Twin/Double room

Double room in Crowne Plaza Helsinki

Scandic Park *

Scandic Park Helsinki is one of the conference venues, located opposite the beautiful Töölö Bay, just a short walk away from the centre of Helsinki. 

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 172 Standard Single room
EUR 192 Standard Twin room

EUR 222 Family room for 3
EUR 242 Family room for 4

EUR 192 Superior Single room
EUR 212 Superior Twin room

Double room in Scandic Park

Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti *

Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti displays Finnish phenomena in an innovative manner. In the hotel rooms designed by Ivana Helsinki, you can sense the Finnish sisu, Midsummer, enchanted forests, silent serenity and winter storms at the heart of Helsinki. The hotel is located close to the conference venues, right in the heart of Helsinki.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 149 Standard Single room
EUR 169 Standard Twin room

Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti, street view

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna *

The functionalist Vaakuna building, completed in 1952 for the Olympics, is situated just a short walking distance away from the Music Centre and Finlandia Hall. The hotel has been recently renovated.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 159 Standard Single room
EUR 179 Standard Double room

Double room in Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

Scandic Grand Central

A unique hotel offering first-class experiences in the best location in the centre of Helsinki. The decor of timeless elegance and the classic style of the beautiful Art Nouveau building, combined with the hotel’s relaxed atmosphere, guarantee a pleasant stay.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 189 Standard Single room
EUR 209 Standard Twin room 

EUR 209 Superior Single room
EUR 222 Superior Twin room

Scandic Grand Central street view

Radisson BLU Plaza

The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Helsinki is one of the city's most vibrant places - an iconic destination for jet setters, culture seekers, and business leaders. The historic building dates to 1917, when Finland gained its independence. The Hotel is located only 2 minutes from the central station, so it’s easy to get around.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 159 Standard Single room
EUR 179 Standard Twin room

Radisson BLU Plaza street view

Solo Sokos Hotel Helsinki

Solo Sokos Hotel Helsinki is a friendly, relaxed and urban hotel in the heart of Helsinki. It is located in the city centre, just a few steps from Esplanadi, Market Square and the Central Railway Station. The hotel re-opened after extensive renovations in summer 2022.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 159 Standard Single room
EUR 179 Standard Twin room 

Solo Sokos Hotel Helsinki street view

Hotel Arthur

The private and cosy Hotel Arthur is located in Helsinki city center right next to the Central Railway Station. Helsinki’s most prominent sights, large department stores, theaters and Casino Helsinki are all within walking distance of the hotel.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 120 Classic Single room
EUR 125 Standard Single room
EUR 135 Standard Twin room

Twin room in Hotel Arthur

Scandic Kaisaniemi

A comfortable hotel in the centre of Helsinki. The hotel is small and cosy and the friendly staff ensures a relaxing stay. The whole city is right on your doorstep and public transport can take you to new adventures in a matter of minutes.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 164 Standard Single room
EUR 184 Standard Twin room

Scandic Kaisaniemi street view

Scandic Simonkenttä

A modern city-centre hotel in Kamppi, the best spot in Helsinki. Quiet and stylish rooms, most of which offer superb views over the city. A popular restaurant and rooftop bar close to the best shopping destinations guarantee a successful stay.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 184 Standard Single room
EUR 204 Standard Twin room 

EUR 204 Superior Single room
EUR 224 Superior Twin room

Scandic Simonkenttä street view

Marski by Scandic

Marski by Scandic has been recently re-opened in one the best spots in Helsinki city centre, just 300 metres from Helsinki Central Station, the Market Square and the Esplanade shopping district. The conference venues are within a walking distance or a short tram drive away.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR 199 Standard Single room
EUR 219 Standard Twin room 

EUR 219 Standard Single room
EUR 239 Standard Twin room

Double room at Marski by Scandic


Looking for a budget hotel in Central Helsinki - look no further. Eurohostel is located in Katajanokka district, 15 min. tram drive from the conference venues. NOTE! Showers and toilets are in the corridor.

Room rates (room/night):  
EUR   90,60 Single room
EUR 101,50 Twin room

Twin room at Eurohostel

Cancellation policy for hotel bookings

  • Full refund of deposit payment (less EUR 50 administration fee) for cancellations received by or on May 15th, 2024 
  • No refunds can be made for cancellations received after May 15th, 2024

There will be no refund for no-shows. Denial of a visa application to Finland does not entitle a participant to any refunds.

A shortened stay will be considered a late accommodation cancellation and the hotel has the right to charge for nights cancelled.

All changes and cancellations must be made in writing to the Conference Office at


The Conference organizers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, for loss of, or damage to property belonging to ISME 2024 participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the Conference. Please check the validity of your own travel insurance.