Tartu Conference on East European and Eurasian Studies


Tartu offers a broad range of accommodation options, most of which are within easy walking distance of the conference venue and the historical city centre. A wide range of accommodation options is available in Tartu. We have listed some of them below but many additional options can be found using any of the booking sites such as Booking.com or Airbnb.

  • Hotell Lydia is a superior hotel located in the very heart of Old Town on the slope of Toome Hill. The hotel also has a small spa and a restaurant which has repeatedly been nominated as one of the best restaurants in the Nordics by White Guide Nordic. Distance from the main conference venue: 300m
  • V Spa & Conference Hotel is a spa hotel with superior and deluxe rooms conveniently located in the city centre. It features a sauna and wellness centre, accommodation can be booked with or without access to the spa centre. Distance from the main conference venue: 800m
  • Dorpat Hotel is situated on the banks of the Emajõgi River. It is adjacent to the bus station and the Tasku shopping center but within walking distance. Distance from the main conference venue: 1 km
  • Art Hotel Pallas offers comfortable accommodation in the downtown of Tartu. Distance from the main conference venue: 750m
  • Hotel Soho is a hotel conveniently located in Tartu’s Old Town, close to the Town Hall Square and the University Main Building. The hotel features 60 rooms on four floors overlooking the streets of the Old Town or a quiet yard. Distance from the main conference venue: 500m
  • Hotel Tartu is located conveniently close to the bus station and the Tasku shopping centre. It features over 70 modern-style rooms. Distance from the main conference venue: 1.1km
  • Tampere House is a cosy guesthouse situated in the Old Town. Enjoy home-style accommodation in a 17-century wooden-timber dwelling. Tampere House has just six rooms, of which three are twin/double, three are for groups. Distance from the main conference venue: 700m

Hostel options:

We have arranged a block booking of hotel rooms across Tartu with special discounted prices for conference participants. We ask you to make the reservations yourselves directly with the hotel of your choice, using the special promo code for this year’s conference. Note, that the number of rooms available under discounted prices is limited and depends on availability.

Please note: As Tartu will be the European Capital of Culture in 2024, accommodation at the time of the conference will be in high demand. Therefore, we recommend that you arrange your accommodation as soon as possible after being accepted to the conference! Additionally, note the special offer deadlines in the following table.

In order to get access to the special conference guest prices, please use the promo code “TCEEES2024“. If you wish to access the special conference participant price, we ask you to contact the hotel of your choice by e-mail and include the promo code in your booking request. Please note that prices may change depending on availability, as reflected by deadlines.

Hotel Dates Deadline Price Info
Hotel Tartu 19.06 – 22.06 15.05.2024
  • Standard twin: 81.00 EUR/night
  • Superior twin: 91.00 EUR/night
Includes buffet breakfast, morning sauna, and gym.
Hotel Dorpat 19.06 – 21.06 18.05.2024
  • Single: 59.00 EUR/night
  • Double: 70.00 EUR/night
Includes buffet breakfast.
V Spa Hotel 19.06 – 22.06 21.05.2024
  • Superior single: 85.00 EUR/night (Wed-Thu), 135.00 EUR/night (Friday)
  • Superior double: 100.00 EUR/night (Wed-Thu), 150.00 EUR/night (Friday)

  • Deluxe single: 100.00 EUR/night (Wed-Thu), 150.00 EUR/night (Friday)
  • Deluxe double: 115.00 EUR/night (Wed-Thu), 165.00 EUR/night (Friday)
Includes buffet breakfast.NB! V Spa water and sauna centre is closed from 03.06.24 to 24.06.24.
Hotel Pallas 19.06 – 21.06 15.05.2024
  • Standard: 88.00 EUR/night
Includes buffet breakfast.
Hotel Barclay 19.06 – 22.06 01.06.2024
  • Single: 51.00 EUR/night
  • Double: 58.00 EUR/night
Includes buffet breakfast.
Downtown Hostel 19.06 – 22.06 01.05.2024
  • Single: 35.00 EUR/night
  • Double: 40.00 EUR/night
Hostel, breakfast not included.

Additionally, the promo code “TCEEES2024provides the following discounts in the following accomodations:

  • Hugo.Stay:         -30% discount (19.06 – 22.06)
  • Hektor:               -30% discount (19.06 – 22.06)
  • Antonius:           -10% discount (19.06 – 22.06)

Participants are expected to book their accommodation individually by contacting the providers directly.

If you cannot find the information you need to arrange your accommodation, please contact us at info@tartuconference.ut.ee. Please note that the hotels listed are third parties and therefore neither the conference organisers nor the University of Tartu are responsible for any bookings or correspondence entered into with any party. Please see the respective websites for booking terms and conditions.