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Old Town Backpackers

Uus 14, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The staff are great and extremely helpful, the hostel is clean, with good shower and washing facilities. The rooms are decent, though there is limited plug sockets which was bit of a problem. Nightlife was great, bands playing and cheap beer!!! Happy hour 1 euro pints says it all, would stay again. Walking distance to everything you need to see.... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

I was travelling to Tallinn in the end of September 2013 and was staying in this hostel for 5 days. I know this special hostel from the past and stay here whenever I am in Tallinn if there is free space available. The hostel has a good feeling of "home" plus this hostel was one of the first backpacker's hostel... More 

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Tampere, Finland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Our new favorite place to stay in Tallinn. Staff was nice and helpful (Thanks Egle!), kitchen had everything we needed, location was perfect, bathtub was a dream come true and we just had the best time here! This hostel felt like you were invited to friends living room.

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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We stayed in a private room (within a 3-room apartment) which was located just beside a part of city walls, only a few steps from the Town Hall. The room was specious, clean and comfortable, the kitchen was well-equipped. And the price was reasonable for this quality and location. Highly recommended!

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Paris, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Aside from the staff - that was anyway absent and unhelpful, and from the cleanliness - the toilet smelled and the kitchen was filthy, that we might have expected, considering the price, what we didn't expect was to get rubbed during the night, while we were in our beds. Apparently the door was left open (the hostel is just one... More 

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