Have a good night sleep aboard s/s Bore! The former steamship is now permanently anchored on the banks of the River Aura, situated in front of Forum Marinum Maritime Centre and within walking distance from Turku harbour and Turku castle.

At the hostel there are 43 cabins (singles, twins, triples and quads) each with their own toilet and shower. The bed linen, towel and buffet breakfast is included as well as morning sauna. In the hostel lounge our guests will find TV, daily newspapers, small library, kitchenette and baggage room. Guests have access to free wireless internet and a free parking area for cars and coaches is provided for all guests.

At the reception they sell tickets to the Bore museum exhibition aboard as well as TurkuCards and HI-membership cards. On the Bore-ship there is also cafeteria, lunch restaurant and the Baltic hall where banquets, meetings and concerts are being arranged.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Unique atmosphere
  • Relaxing
  • Culture

Green rating



Es war sehr schön allerdings wäre eine genauere Information von nutzen, bezüglich der Anreisemöglichkeiten vom Bahnhof bis zum Schiff. Und das man den Busfahrern zuwinken muss damit sie halten. Ansonsten super!


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Sun 19 Apr 2015

Es war ein wenig kühl und die Fenster liessen sich nicht verdunkeln


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Thu 19 Mar 2015