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Fife, Scotland
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2013 via mobile

This hostel has a great location, right in the heart of the old town. We stayed for three nights and we were lucky to have considerate people in our dorm. We had two early nights due to a fwrry to xatch and tours, and we slept through any noise. The hostel goes quiet aftwr 11pm so its not too bad.... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2013 via mobile

Only stayed 1 night unfortunately but I honestly had one of the best night ever here in Europe! Its impossible not to make friends, the staff are awesome, the place is super clean. Pub crawl every night, cheap drinks, amazing bathroom facilities, great kitchen space. Love every minute even though i only had 1 night. GO IF YOU WANNA HAVE... More 

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Vantaa, Southern Finland, Finland
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The atmosphere in the common room is without compare, you meet so many people from around the world and make new friends, especially thanks to the "No Social Media after 7pm" -rule. I have nothing bad to say about this hostel (stayed there 4 times so far), and would recommend it :) The only bad thing about it is that... More 

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Reviewed 25 August 2013

I will start this review by admitting it was a mistake for me to stay here. I originally planned to stay at the partner hostel The Monk's Bonk but it was full and they directed me to Tallinn Backpackers. I was desperate and most other hostels were full so I booked it without doing much research. I spent three nights... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

First and foremost - this place is PERFECT for solo travellers. [Most of] the staff here are friendly and just want to get you to have a good time. The location was really nice - old town Tallinn is beautiful and they've made the most of it - and the rooms were decent. The common room was a really nice... More 

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Lviv, Ukraine
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2013

I stayed here once, maybe twice, when other hostels were full. Bluntly; the place is like a college dorm; its party non stop. If you're looking for a peaceful night's sleep, or to get work done, forget it. If you're looking to party like college weekends you've found the right place. The pubcrawl is exhaustive (they seem to hit at... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

A warning... this is not a place to go if you want to sleep a lot, but it's sure great fun, especially when travelling alone. The people there are fantastic, they have activities in the common room every day until 11 pm, and then the "drinking tour" begins. Great way to discover the city and to meet new people. The... More 

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Reviewed 8 June 2013

Estonia was my first stop destination and couldn't of chosen a better place to stay!! Great atmosphere, great staff who are always on there toes entertaining you, recommending places and helping with any concerns. Rooms and bathrooms were always clean!! And its definetly a superb place to meet people if your a solo traveller :)

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 May 2013 via mobile

I stayed for 4 nights, and yes it's very much a party hostel but what you are going to get is a group of friends by the time you leave. The hostel staff are awesome and always try to get everybody involved and interacting, which being a solo traveler is perfect. They cook meals for 3 euros and also have... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 15 April 2013

..I loved it..the staff is very friendly..ready to help you in every moment and happy to have fun with you in the "movida" of this nice city..me and my 11 friends arrived in the hostel several hours before the check-in but they welcomed us without problems and allow us to rest in the common room..Matt (one of the guy that... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for a hostel in Tallinn? Stay with us! We promise you good times and happy memories. We are located in a beautiful Old Town building with top facilities and lots of atmosphere. In Tallinn Backpackers there is always something going on: be it in our huge but cozy common room; be it in town, as we love to take you out to explore the secrets of the city and its best pubs and clubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tallinn Backpackers

Address: Olevimaegi 11, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: €11 - €64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Tallinn Backpackers 1*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ensuite rooms are well presented and spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles 660christiank, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“quiter floor , good location”
 of 5 bubbles 908harshvardhanr, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice so don't worry about requesting anything different.”
 of 5 bubbles Nat009, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The 8-bed mixed dorm on the top floor has its own bathroom with a jacuzzi and sauna!”
 of 5 bubbles Kristoffer_909090, 1 May 2014 | Read review
“Bathroom on 2nd floor is really big (shower, bath tub, sauna room), but drainage system at shower didn't work well. The bathroom on 1st floor is smaller.”
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