Accommodation in Kuopio
UEF has agreed on accommodation with the student housing company Kuopas. Kuopas has student housing options in different parts of Kuopio city. The following options are closest to the university campus with furnished rooms (please note that in Finland the student housing company rooms are usually unfurnished):
- Puijonlaakso, address: Kuntokuja 2
rooms available in shared flats, price 363 euros (including electricity, water and internet connection)
- Puijonlaakso, address: Taivaanpankontie 15
rooms available in one-room flats, price 388 euros (including electricity, water and internet connection)
- Neulamäki, address: Juontotie 3
rooms available in shared flats, price 292-342 euros (including electricity, water and internet connection)
The rooms are furnished with bed (including mattress, blanket and pillow, linen not included), desk and chairs. The rooms have a shared kitchen and bathroom. The one-room flats have an own kitchen/kitchenette and bathroom. Indicate on the application form in which type of room you would like to stay.
Hotel Savonia (the home page is in Finnish only)
Hotel Savonia is situated less than 1 km from the university campus. It offers double, 3-persons and 4-persons rooms. The price is as follows:
- double room: 35 e/person/day, breakfast included
- 3-person room: 30 e/person/day, breakfast included
- 4-person room: 30 e/person/day, breakfast included
The rooms are normal hotel rooms so there is no possibility for cooking your food yourself. There is a restaurant and sauna for guests in the hotel. If you have any questions, please send them in English to the address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other options in Kuopio
If you wish to organise your accommodation in Kuopio some other way, here are some tips:
- Hostel Hermanni
- Guest House Asema
- Hostel Matkustajakoti
- Matkailukeskus Rauhalahti
- You can also check the tourist information websites, http://www.kuopiotahko.fi/kuopio-en/accommodation/other-accommodation/ and http://www.kuopiotahko.fi/kuopio-en/accommodation/hotels/
- Also, you might want to check Airbnb (https://www.airbnb.com/) and Couchsurfing (https://www.couchsurfing.com/).