Hostel accommodation close to Jyväskylä city center

We offer hostel accommodation near the Jyväskylä city centre. You're welcome to stay in Laajis, right next to the Laajavuori Ski Resort and just 4 km from the Jyväskylä city centre and 19 km from Tikkakoski airport.

Our hostel is affordable accommodation choice in Jyväskylä whether you are on a holiday, on a business trip or on a trip with your sports team. You can take a local bus number 25 to get to the city centre. If you prefer to go by bike, it's only 4 km to the city centre. Shopping malls of Palokka are only few kilometers away. More information about events and services of Jyväskylä can be found at Visit Jyväskylä.

A stay at Laajis includes sauna, bedlinen and towel. Ask from our reception season specific discounts and benefits for our guests. We recommend to use our online booking system. You can also send inquiries via e-mail or you can just call.

Address: Laajavuorentie 15, 40740 Jyväskylä

p. +358 207 436 436

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We have 29 rooms and 79 beds in our hostel. We have twin rooms, triple room and rooms for four people. Every room has a sink and a water faucet. One room has a shower and a toilet, for other rooms there are toilets and showers in the corridor.

The rooms have a fridge and almost every room has a television.

Every room includes the possibility to use sauna, laundry room and common kitchen. You can also use the hostel kitchen where you can find pots, pans and utensils.

Pets are allowed in some of our rooms, remember to point it out that you are travelling with your pet. You can also check out the Caravan area if you are travelling with pets. Pets aren't allowed in caravan area's service building.

Twin room

In the room there’s a sink and a water faucet, clean sheets and towels and a storage space for clothes and bags.

4 person room

In the room there’s a sink and water faucet, clean sheets and towels, a television and a storage space for clothes and bags.

Hotel room

A spacious room for whole family with own bathroom and toilet. Room is designed for 3-5 persons. In the room there’s clean sheets and towels, television and mini fridge.

Hostel services

Breakfast is not included in room prices. It's possible to book packed breakfast beforehand to be put ready in your room fridge. Packed breakfast is 8€/person/morning and includes a sandwich, yogurt, fruit, pack of quick oatmeal and juice. Also evening snack can be delivered beforehand. You should book packed meals one day early. Book by phone +358 207 436 436 or by email

Services of our hostel:
* Common kitchen and a living room with a TV and fireplace
* evening sauna, men's and women's turns separately (exceptions possible)
* Laundry room (2€/wash) and ironing board
* A lot of parking space (bigger trucks fit there too) and free parking
* Free Wi-Fi
* Book exchange point
* On the second floor of the hostel you can find board games to borrow. Please return the games back after use.
* Lots of activities! Like bike rental and winter biking in Laajis.
*The restaurant has various good options for nourishment. The kitchen is open every day. Check the opening hours.

Services for cyclists

You can find following services from Laajis area for cyclists:
* 24/7 camera-monitored bike hall for customer's own bikes
* Place to wash your bike (only when bikepark is open)
* Bike rental
* Help for quick fixing (bicycle pump, new inner tube...)
* Down hill cycling courses and teaching
* Guided tours around Laajavuori

There are versatile terrains for cycling in Laajavuori area and routes starts right from our front yard! Ask more from our staff. Or check more from here.

Activities in the area

In Laajavuori you can't just stay in bed and do nothing! Of course it is possible and allowed, but there are various activities to do starting from the front door of the hostel! You have almost countless possibilities for activities in the area.

The hostel offers a ski-in/ski-out-connection to the slopes of Laajavuori. In summer time the Adventure park and the disc golf courses start from right after you get out of the door. The spa is only 400 meters away if you wish to relax after an active day. Vuorilampi offers a place for a swim and there is a smoke sauna that you can rent!

Summer activities:
* Adventure park
* Bikepark
* DH-scooters
* E-fatbike rental
* Disc golf courses
* Vuorilampi beach and lake
* Laajavuori forests and nature trail

Winter activities:
* Snowland (for families)
* Ski resort
* Kids' area and toboggan slope
* Snowparks (for freestyle)
* Snowshoeing
* Winter biking
* Cross country skiing

You can find Kipinä Personal Training studio and gym at Laajis main building. There's organized outdoor training by Kipinä during the summer season. These trainings are affordable and open for everyone.