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Paenase Külatee, Muhu 94753 Estonia
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#4 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Muhu
The Muhu Tõnise Talu is a farmhouse located in the historical village of Paenase on the beautiful Muhu island. Tõnise Talu is a more than a 200-year-old dignified farmstead, with its own soul and story. Tõnise Talu is a home for the host family and a lovely place to visit for the guests - a wonderful spot for a wonderful vacation. The authentic Muhu outer buildings and the former horse farm with their thatched roofs are awaiting You as their guest. With 13 rooms and beds for up to 30 people, two cozy wood-fired saunas, a farmhouse with a large dining hall, a beautiful yard, an area for barbequing, an outdoor terrace, 15 sheep, and plenty more make it a great place for a nice and relaxing stay. Come and rest in the authentic Muhu barn houses or enjoy the peace and silence in our cozy rooms of the main house. Our guestrooms welcome you with their warmth and authenticity. A great opportunity to sleep in a 100-year-old barnhouse, feel the presence of history, and sleep like never before. Muhu Tõnise Guesthouse has a new host family since 2021. New and improved Tõnise is waiting for You!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free internet
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Kids stay free
Books, DVDs, music for children
Secured parking
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Kid-friendly buffet
Outdoor dining area
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Horseback riding
Tennis court offsite
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Highchairs available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle bus service
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Neck massage
BBQ facilities
Gift shop
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared bathroom
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
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Seating area
Walk-in shower
Room types
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Russian, Estonian, Finnish
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VivianFra wrote a review Aug 2017
Tallinn, Estonia2 contributions
If you need real piece, far away from city trouble: here is your escape, an island. And there you will not find just a guesthouse, but a place where your soul can rest and your heart will blossom again. If you are not quite as poetic as I might be, that is what you will find: a mix of English cottage garden and authentic Muhumaa architecture with a personal touch from Soile, the hostess. Tomatoes, cucumbers, wild garlic and a variety of herbs are grown to be part of your breakfast. Various fish comes from a local fish shop, and is delicious as you might expect, as well as the famous Muhu dark bread which you must taste even if you normally adore croissants. Better try to book for several nights as it will be painful to leave, and to start "normal" life again.
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Date of stay: August 2017
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Trip type: Travelled with family
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Martin G wrote a review Jul 2016
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4 of us visited the place in high sason and lot of different stuff happened. We booked 2 rooms online 3 month before oir arrival and made the deposit payment of 1/3 of the overall sum. When we arrived we had some bottles of water and a wine with us and if we asked for some glasses we were charged 5-10 euros per bottle. We were told it is a restaurant and bringing your own stuff to the premices is not OK. We got our rooms but had the impression of not being welcome there during high season. Shared toilet and showers is something I can live with. After first night the owner kady sayd that due to the overbooking and a guest arriving with dog our party of 4 have to move to one room. As it was late notice we packed or stuff and moved together. We stayed there for anothee night and left in the next morning. If we started to settle the bill the lady charged the full price + price for bottles we brought despite the fact that we did'nt get the rooms, the good service or even showers (there was eventually a water keak and the bathroom was closed). After the half an hour arguing the bill was reduced but we were said that it still is a restaurant and you have to buy the dinners that the owner cooks and the drinks (4-5 different wines, beers, water, soft drinks) sold in the lobby. Alltogether it was a really bad experience and the attitude of the owner is absolutely not OK.
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Date of stay: July 2016Trip type: Travelled with friends
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C R wrote a review Dec 2015
Washington DC, District of Columbia153 contributions65 helpful votes
We had a wonderful time and the owner was very accommodating. Meals were great, sauna nice. We did not realize the bathrooms were shared and you had to walk across the entire yard to get to them, no lifts at night made that difficult. Rooms are very basic. Bikes that you can rent are not in the best shape.
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Date of stay: September 2015
Trip type: Travelled with family
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team2k wrote a review Aug 2015
Helsinki, Finland130 contributions92 helpful votes
We booked the Tonise Majatalo based on the location and nice looking photos of the webside. I emailed the owner telling there were adults and small children coming. When we arrived the owner hardly greeted us and was very unpolite to us. Maybe she had a bad day or maybe she didn't like children but we felt right from the beginning that we were unwelcome. The price of the room was 80-100e per room. For that price you get a room in a shed without toilet, without drinking water...there weren't even glasses in the room to get water from the toilet. For that price in Estonia you can stay in unbelievable places. It was a shame that the owner ruined the whole place by her behaver and by the price. The place could have been nice, the food was good, the area nice. So for that price look for something else. If you want basic accommondation, you can get it a lot cheaper elsewhere.
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Date of stay: August 2015
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K C wrote a review Apr 2014
London, United Kingdom2 contributions3 helpful votes
Muhu is the tiny sister island to bigger Saaremaa, and is about two hours drive from Tallinn including a short ferry crossing. Tonise is a simple rural retreat with rustic cabin rooms in a beautiful hamlet of traditional wooden, reed-roofed houses. Soile, the Finnish owner and host, is knowledgeable and fun. Open in summer only, Tonise is great for outdoor-loving families or adventurous travelers looking for a taste of rural Estonian life. Lovely surroundings, good food, very peaceful, a great place to relax, walk or as a base for summer music festivals on Muhu (late June) and Saaremaa (late July).
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Date of stay: April 2014
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Trip type: Travelled with friends
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US$44 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Muhu Tõnise Talu
Which popular attractions are close to Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Nearby attractions include Muhu Village Museum of Koguva (6.0 km), St Catherine’s Church (4.5 km), and Muhu Jaanalind (4.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Conveniently located restaurants include Koost Muhu Resto, Muhurito, and Noodakuur.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Yes, guests have access to a sauna during their stay.
Does Muhu Tõnise Talu have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Muhu Tõnise Talu offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are pets allowed at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Muhu Tõnise Talu?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Russian, Finnish, and Estonian.
Are there any historical sites close to Muhu Tõnise Talu?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Ruins of Maasi Fort-Castle (9.7 km).
Is Muhu Tõnise Talu accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.