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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had such a nice time in this hostel. The location is perfect. We got some recommendation from the staff about what to do and where to go and not only about Tallinn. And the pancakes in the morning are just fantastic!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hostel has everything you need. I like to have my own privacy so I stayed in my own room, which was cozy. Shared toilets and showers were clean and breakfast was nice. Great location in the center of old town.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome hostel with great location! The staff members are super friendly, there is free breakfast incl. fresh pancakes in the morning and it's very clean. Loved my stay here, I can really recommend everyone to stay here!

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had good experiences with this hostel prior to my arrival. About a week before my trip, I received a welcoming email from the hostel's staff describing how to get there. The location of the hostel is pretty nice -- at the center of the Old Town -- surrounded by all attractions amd restaurants. Continental breakfast also included in the...

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Kaunas, Lithuania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed there twice already and would come for the third time if in Tallinn. Absolutely perfect location (close to the Town Hall square), cozy and very clean rooms, friendly and helpful staff, pancakes for breakfast (love it!). And this all is for a reasonable price :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only stayed one night but I was extremely happy with my choice! If you are looking for a great location in the centre of Tallinn and a quiet Hostel with great breakfast and that super nice staff that can make AWESOME Pancakes, then this hostel is where you need to be booking in :)

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the hostel on Viru street less than 5 minutes walk from Freedom Square could not be better. The rooms were well sized and everything was clean. There was almost always a member of staff present who was happy to help with any questions such as directions. I was impressed by the breakfast: cereal, 3 different sorts of...

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Thank Lanarkgal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It feels like a hostel, but I get my own room with a private bathroom. Absolutely worth being a little more expensive than a standard dorm hostel. Think of it more like a cheap hotel, but with a hostel-like common room

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My husband and I stayed in a private room here for two nights. Tallinn seems to draw a lot of stag parties and such, which is not what we were here for, and the hostel was mercifully free of loud, drunk idiots (can't say the same for some of the bars). We didn't have a lot of interaction with the...

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Thank Ribbongirl
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I arrived at 2 am. They were kind also in this late hour. The girl from reception explain me everything. In the morning there were prepared great pancakes with jam or nutella. I have really nice time there. It was good start of my long staying in Tallinn.

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Additional Information about Viru Backpackers

Address: Viru 5, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: $42 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Viru Backpackers 1.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“perfect location, quiet and the breakfast is included”
 of 5 bubbles lavalmarielle, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms next to common room are noisy at times but have better views”
 of 5 bubbles 88annig, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the front rooms are not the quietest”
 of 5 bubbles L6026AEmarcosr, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Perfect location, super clean, extremely helpful & friendly staff.”
 of 5 bubbles PrincessFebruary, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“hostel in old town”
 of 5 bubbles redroach, 14 May 2016 | Read review
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