Summer Hotel Rentukka

  • After your Summer School application has been accepted, please confirm your participation to the Summer School and apply for accommodation in the online application system Mobility Online by 10th of June 2018.
  • You can apply for accommodation at Hotel Alba or Summer Hotel Rentukka
  • The accommodation at Summer Hotel Rentukka can only be booked for one or two weeks. You can check in on Sunday night and stay until Saturday morning.
  • If you wish to stay at Summer Hotel Rentukka, remember to pay your accommodation as soon as possible after receiving your confirmation of acceptance, by 25th of June 2018 at latest.
  • Please note that the keys for the Summer Hotel Rentukka apartments will be handed out at the reception of the Summer Hotel Rentukka (address: Taitoniekantie 9)
  • Please do not hesitate to contact jss@jyu.fi if you have questions concerning accommodation

Summer Hotel Rentukka

Summer Hotel Rentukka is located in Kortepohja Student Village only 3 km from the city centre. Students will be accommodated in student apartments with a shared kitchen and bathroom. The apartments have basic furniture (bed, chair, and table). The kitchen is equipped with an electric stove and a fridge. Summer hotel Rentukka can accommodate maximum 100 students. The rooms will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. So the earlier you pay for your accommodation, the better chances you will have to get accommodation in the Summer Hotel Rentukka.

The apartments have two bedrooms, a shared kitchen and bathroom. This means that the student will have his/her own bedroom but there will be another summer hotel guest accommodated in the same apartment and the kitchen and bathroom are shared.

The accommodation in Summer Hotel Rentukka can only be booked for one or two weeks. You can check in on Sunday night and stay until Saturday morning. The price is the same even if you wish to stay less than the whole week. If you have special requirements considering your room (allergies, acrophobia, etc), please contact jss@jyu.fi no later than 25th of June 2018.

The prices for staying at Summer Hotel Rentukka



Single room in an apartment with two bedrooms

One week


205 EUR

One week


205 EUR

Two weeks


290 EUR

Prices include

  • one pair of bed linen
  • blanket, pillow and mattress
  • breakfast in restaurant Rentukka
  • some of the apartments may include basic kitchenware
  • cleaning (once if you are staying 2 weeks)
  • final cleaning

Prices do not include

  • towels
  • washing dishes (if you use household items during your stay)

Please note: Summer Hotel Rentukka rooms are not equipped with an Ethernet cable so if you wish to use the broadband connection there you need to bring the cable yourself.

If you wish to book extra nights, please contact the Summer Hotel Rentukka directly.

Paying for the accommodation
Please note that you cannot pay for your accommodation by cash, cheque or credit card. The accommodation should be paid to the bank account of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä.

When paying, please use the following information:

Name of the account holder: Jyväskylän yliopiston ylioppilaskunta
: Danske Bank plc, Finland
Account number of the beneficiary: FI49 8000 1200 6957 58
Address: Danske Bank, Central Finland, Kauppakatu 37, 40100 Jyväskylä, Finland

From:  Student’s (your) name
Dates: Your arrival and departure dates
Accommodation fee, Jyväskylä Summer School

The Summer School participants are required to pay for the Summer Hotel Rentukka apartment in advance by the 25th of June 2018. If the accommodation fee is paid by someone else than the student him/herself, the student’s name needs to be marked in the reference. Please note that banks charge a transaction fee, which you must add to your payment. Due to this, the total cost of the transaction may be higher depending on the costs of your bank. Please consult your bank to make sure you transfer the full amount of the accommodation fee.

Cancellation policy
If you have paid the accommodation fee and wish to cancel the accommodation, the bank expenses will be reduced from the returned accommodation fee. To have your accommodation fee returned, you have to inform us of your full name, address, bank account number, bank office and the address of the bank office. If the cancellation is made after 25th of June 2018, the accommodation fee will not be returned. Therefore, please make sure you are able to come to Jyväskylä (visa arrangements etc.) before paying.

When arriving in Kortepohja, follow the Summer School signs to find the reception of Summer Hotel Rentukka (street address: Taitoniekantie 9). The reception takes care of the key management and the accommodation of Summer School students. Check-in happens in the reception of the Summer Hotel Rentukka during their opening hours (16:00–22:00). There you will receive the room key and will be informed about the tenant regulations.

Please see the tenancy instructions for summer school accommodation for more information on practicalities (e.g. what to do if you lose your key or there is something broken in the room).

The check-out time for Summer Hotel Rentukka is by 12 o’clock noon. The rooms have to be empty and keys returned by that time. If you are leaving when the reception of Summer Hotel Rentukka is not open, you can leave your key into the box located outside the entrance of Rentukka building.

The apartment must be in clean and good condition when you move out. A leaving inspection will be carried out after you have returned your keys. If the apartment is untidy or if there are damages in the apartment other than caused by normal living, the cleaning and repairs will be charged from you. Cleaning equipment will be available in each apartment and can also be loaned from the Info Desk of Rentukka during the opening hours.

If you leave your apartment untidy you will have to pay at least the minimum cost of 50€/hour for the cleaning. The cost of cleaning will be charged from all the tenants living in the same apartment. Please take your garbage out of the apartment to the garbage collection point.

Contact information:
Taitoniekantie 9, 40740 Jyväskylä
+358 10 279 2006

Contact information of the Financial services of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä:
Vehkakuja 2 B, 40740 Jyväskylä