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Original Sokos Hotel Viru

Viru Valjak 4, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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80 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel, fantastic service and nice, clean rooms. Nice conference facilities. Great breakfast and nice food overall. Located next to the entrance to Tallinn old town which makes it an excellent location for culture travellers, but it is also inside the main shooping mall in Tallinn, which is great for shorter trips, such as weekends or business trips.

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear Adalheidur J, thank You so much for Your kind words and for Your stay! When we were in Your country some years ago we were treated so well, and I'm really happy that now we succeeded to provide You good emotions as well. I hope that we'll see You soon back in Tallinn and in our hotel! I can... More 

Kaarina, Finland
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28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night with my wife in the beginning of July 2015. The room on the 17th floor was nice standard room with a view to the sea and old town. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was a bit crowded, but still there was plenty of different things to choose from, so no... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear t_style, Your kind words mean lot to us, to me and our staff! Thank You for being our guest! We are already looking forward to have You back in Tallinn and in our hotel! Welcome! Sincerely Yours Anu More 

Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. Me and my family got a room that was supposed to fit 4 people. It was two ordinary beds and two extra beds. The room was nice and clean. You got everything that's necessary in the room, minibar ( not free), bathrobe, soap of different kind, iron, tv, a lot of wallsockets... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear LouiseZieme, the perfect hotel for the perfect guest! It was our privilege to have You as our guests, we are very grateful for Your kind words! I hope it was a good start for regular trips to Tallinn, because Tallinn has still a lot to offer! Already looking forward to see You again in our hotel. Welcome back! Sincerely... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Right from the start we were made welcome and the reception staff were very efficient. We upgraded to a business class room on the 22nd floor with fantastic views of the harbour and the old town. Breakfast was plentiful. Hotel spotless. Highly recommend the KGB tour. Location perfect.

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear markenmatkalaukku, It was our pleasure to have You as our guest! Thank You for the kind words! Hope to see You again soon, Tallinn remains beautiful and so do the views from and in our hotel. Welcome back! Sincerely Yours Anu More 

Espoo, Finland
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64 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Although, I prefer smaller boutique-style hotels, This hotel has a great value for money. It is really centrally located, has a good breakfast and nice clean rooms. Great especially for business trips.

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear KatIh, Thank You for Your stay and for the kind word! I hope You enjoyed our hotel as much as smaller boutique-style hotel. At least we try our best to be special for everyone! Welcome back! Sincerely Yours Anu More 

Reykjavik, Iceland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

What I ordered: 1 Viru Junior Suite, 4 persons, 2 Extra bed, Adult What I got: A big family room with with a sofa, that can be converted into a sleeping couch (each space about 60 cm wide) which is not enough for two adults! I went to the desk and asked them to fix this. Then I got delivered... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear Hraunfjord, Thank You for the feedback! I'm very sorry for that kind of bad experience, what was not at the level our hotel is known of. The mistake has happened probably in the time of booking and as the hotel was full, was not possible to provide You just bigger room. Afterwards is very complicated to find out the... More 

Nowa Iwiczna
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23 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

A big, multi-storey hotel located just over the Old Town walls. It takes only some minutes to walk to the main Tallinn monuments and points of interest. Clean, spacious rooms. Abundant breakfast with variety of local cuisine, polite and helpful service at the reception desk. Try to get a room on a higher floor with the harbour view – it... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear Ryszard B, Thank You so much for the kind words! It was our pleasure to host You. Your kind feedback makes us even try harder and we hope to provide You even more valuable moments in our hotel. Welcome back to Tallinn and to our hotel! Sincerely Yours Anu More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We were very happy staying in this hotel, the size of the room was a big plus for us as we had been staying in tiny Scandinavian sized rooms for a week so this was like luxury! We had a standard room and were surprised at how nice our view was. We were on the 20th floor so I would... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear HighestLoz, thank You for the stay and for friendly words! We would say the same - overall we would definitely look forward to see You again at our hotel! Tallinn has lots to offer and now You know the place to stay, where You are very expected as an old friend! Welcome back! Sincerely Yours Anu More 

brussels
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61 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

It's a building, a tall building like an insurance company tower. It has no charm at all. When you know that the KGB was spying all the rooms, you don't feel comfortable. Now the KGB museum is on the 23rd floor, but you have to pay to visit it (reduced rates for hotel clients). Tourists come by waves, it's a... More 

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AnuSoosaar, General Manager at Original Sokos Hotel Viru, responded to this review

Dear danzigBrussels, thank You for Your stay and the feedback! I can assure You that the variety of our rooms is the largest in town - we have small standards, superior, family rooms, rooms with saunas and suites. It depends of what our guest has reserved and what are their needs. Yes, we have the very unique museum and there... More 

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