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    Viru Backpackers

    Viru 5, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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    • Excellent52%
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    • Average12%
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    “viru street” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Rooftop Bar
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Clean place, nice and cosy room, tasty breakfast. However you have to know that this hostel is in the old city centre therefore there are a lot of people in front of your windows all day and all night.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here for one night only - everything was very good: clean rooms and bathrooms, freindly english speaking staff, delicios pankaces for breakfast (becides cornflakes, milk, tea, coffee, jams). Rather atmostheric authentic place for enjoying old Tallinn! The room walls are rather thick, but...More

    Thank Julia T
    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    I stayed 3 nights in a single room at Viru Backpackers. Overall, I enjoyed my stay there and would come back. The hostel itself is small and quiet with night time from 23-8, which I enjoyed. The location is excellent, you basically live directly in...More

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    Thank Frederike1990
    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    I like everything. Location is just perfect, right in the center of old Tallinn. We came to Tallinn Marathon and start point is just 5 mins walk. Rooms are clean and bright. Receptions are friendly and social. If I visit Tallinn again, I know where...More

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    1  Thank Telmanaga
    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    Nice and large rooms in a hostel located at the heart of the old town at Tallinn. The hosts were very friendly. Although it could be more complete, the breakfast was reasonable and included in the reservation tariff. Shared bathrooms were ok.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$28 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Room Tips
    "perfect location, quiet and the breakfast is included"
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    "Rooms next to common room are noisy at times but have better views"
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    "the front rooms are not the quietest"
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    "Perfect location, super clean, extremely helpful & friendly staff."
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