Elävän Kulttuurin Koroinen ry

In English

Elävän Kulttuurinen Koroinen (EKKy) is a non-governmental association located in Koroinen which is a culturally, historically and environmentally important place in Turku, Finland. EKKy respects natural and cultural diversity and works to protect them. In order to that, it provides e.g. an allotment garden, courses concentrated on sustainable lifestyles, an ecological cafeteria on Sundays and cultural events.

In addition EKKy rents space for weddings, graduations, birthdays, parties, meetings and hobby groups.


Elävän Kulttuurin Koroinen ry
Koroistentie 2
20380 Turku
tel. +358 40 360 0830
(Please leave an SMS, if we can’t answer)

Most easy we are reached by Email: koroinen@gmail.com (with title "RESERVATION")


EKKy offers space for weddings, namings, birthdays and other big personal celebrations.

The main building has a kitchen, a small room downstairs and a hall for possible lectures, exhibitions, and small gatherings for 20 to 30 people. There is also a room for relaxation and possible accomodation upstairs. There is also a possibility to rent a sauna for less than 10 people at a time.

As the whole area is quite wide, altogether it can accomodate approximately 50 people and provide a place for celebrations to more than 70 people. There are two toilets in the main building and one outhouse.

You can rent the main building also for hobby groups, such as for yoga, painting, cooking and dancing.

If you are interested in renting space from Koroinen, please send email to koroinen@gmail.com and check if the place if available or what could be your chances be to spend quality time near Aura river (Aurajoki).


We give special prices in these cases:

- a charity event: - 50 %
- public hobby event: - 50 %
- a new member of EKKy gets - 10 % and a person who has been a member longer than a year gets - 30 % of the normal price.

Monday to Thursday, Sunday

There maybe also other activities going on in Koroinen, so we wish some flexibility. The biggest room can be rented for private use also during our Sunday café. In this case even catering may be possible (with agreement in good time).

- The whole main house 50 €/2 hours, extra hours 20 €. Whole evening after 16 pm 100 €.
- Kitchen and dining room 30 €/2 hours, extra hours 10 €. Whole evening after 16 pm 60 €.
- Biggest room 30 €/2 hours, extra hours 10 €. Whole evening after 16 pm 60 €.
- sauna 30 €/2 hours, extra hours 10 €. Whole evening after 16 pm 60 €.
- from Monday to Thursday the whole day 150 €.

For longer rental periods and interest in using the rooms during day time: please contact us in koroinen@gmail.com

Friday, Saturday

At weekends from Friday to Saturday we rent the whole building as a package, so you are not disturbed by other people during your private event. If you want to use the sauna, you must pay an extra fee.

- Friday: 250 €/day during the summer, 200 €/day during the winter (summer 1.5.- 30.9.)
- Saturday: 300 €/day during the summer, 250 €/day during the winter (summer 1.5.- 30.9.)

Special days like Christmas

- same price as Saturday: 300 €