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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Tallinn via ferry from Helsinki. We booked for a twin ensuite at this hostel. From the ferry terminal, it was about a 15 mins straight walk and this hostel was located towards the entrance of the old town. Staffs were friendly and approachable. Our room was spacious and clean. Wifi was good as well. The kitchen cum...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This hostel is located just outside the old town walls and also walking distance to the ferry terminal (handy if arriving or departing by ferry). There is a good supermarket 5 minute walk as well. We stayed in a double room with private bathroom. The bathroom was very small but the room itself was a very good size with plenty...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I've visited Fat Margaret this new year for a week. It's quite comfortable, stuff are friendly mostly english and estonian speaking but I guess they understand russian too, 'cause there was lots of russian viaitors. The hostel has great location, it's just across the road from the Old town! The only problem is with hot water in shower.

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Solvesborg, Sweden
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Right next to Old Town and only 20 euros per night! For private room including bathroom! i loved this place. Had a private room with its own bathroom However said "fully equipped kitchen". It did not have colander or dishbrushes. But otherwise it was just about perfect, and I made my own meals 3 out of 4 of the days.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Fat Margarets was just ok... Overall I felt the room was a little dirty. I stayed in a room with it's own bathroom, and it smelled like something had died in the drain. I had the staff come and check out the smell twice, but they could not get rid of it. It got to the point that you had...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stayed at Fat Margarets for two nights and there is nothing really big to complain about. The room was big and clean. The only thing was that the employees didn't seem very interested in showing us some interesting locations in the city. But other than that everything was fine.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights 14-17 October, in a twin with private w/c & shower! Our room was spacious with high ceilings. Lovely and clean and fresh linin, plenty of hot water. The only thing we found was it was cold in the room, so staying here when it was cold outside we couldn't warm up! Down stairs in...

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Thank Leanne P
East Hampstead, New Hampshire
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Decent Hostel with a large kitchen in the basement. Not too far of a walk to old town. Neat second floor outdoor patio / smoking area. You can get a single room if you prefer. Very close to the Harbor and Ferry.

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The hostel is located close to the harbor (just a 15 minutes walk) and a few meters in the opposite side of one of the main entrances to the old city of Tallinn. Hostel occupies a spacious old building that was under refurbishment when I spent one night there. Place is simple and clean. Twin bedroom with private toilet and...

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stayed at Fat Margaret's for 3 nights. We had a private room for 2 with private bathroom. The room had twin beds and towels were supplied for the bathroom. The room was very basic; the bathroom was recently renovated. Beds were fine. The staff was friendly, wifi worked well in the room. In the basement there is a full...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Margaret's Hostel offers quality accommodation for affordable prices. Located just at the gate of historical Old Town and only minutes walk away from the busy port of Tallinn, you are never more than a few minutes away from all the excitement Tallinn has to offer. It is also close to the ferry terminals and train station. Enjoy your morning coffee on the balcony overlooking the Old Town or check out our sauna and pool- a perfect place to relax after a day of sightseeing and meet fellow travellers. Spacious common room with table tennis and a fully equipped kitchen makes it a very suitable for budget travellers. Fat Margaret's hostel is a perfect stay for ones keen on exploring the Historical Tallinn with it's narrow streets and picturesque red roof-tops. The nearby bohemic Kalamaja district is an excellent area to wonder around and absorb the historic atmosphere. There you will also find many hip cafes and bars and some of Tallinn's best restaurants. Around the corner from Fat Margaret's hostel lies the Baltic Sea, you can take a relaxing stroll on it's banks or even have a quick dip! Our guests can choose between comfortable private rooms and dormitories, all with fresh linens and towels. The hostel with it's simple but comfy rooms, helpful staff and easy-on-the pocket prices are most suitable for travellers of all ages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 16eur Fat Margaret's Hostel

Address: Pohja pst 27, Tallinn 10415, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Hotel Class:1.5 star — 16eur Fat Margaret's Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Try to get a room that does not overlook the main road. Can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles vamosahora, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms over looking the tower, great view !”
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 of 5 bubbles JoDewan, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“try to get a room in the 3rd floor, not facing the street. apartment 308 is great!”
 of 5 bubbles JackyDi, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We stayed on the third floor of the hostel which looked to have been recently refreshed - may be a better choice over the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles A_welli, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Perhaps try and go below ground to reduce road noise and light pollution, also closer to only usable showers.”
 of 5 bubbles Georgiabeth771, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
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