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Fat Margaret's Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Pohja road 27, Tallinn 10415, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Satu Mare County, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay at, very close to the Tallin Ferry. The room was comfortable, clean and surprisingly quiet. The staff was nice and friendly, very helpful. The bathrooms are clean and there is a huge dining room in the basement with fridges and all cooking amenities. This place is a rarity these days, highly recommend for anyone travelling on... More

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Riga, Latvia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hostel near city of Tallin. The lot of museums and Tallin city center is near. Easy access to Tallin ferry terminal A, B, D with connections to Stocholm, Helsinki, St.Peterburg, etc. The port for ferries to Aegna, Nissar and other pretty Estonian island is near too. Kitchen with possibility to prepare your own food is lacated in the basement.... More

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Marijampole, Lithuania
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Just wow. That were our first words when we saw our twin-room with private shower. Although the exterior of the building doesn't look so charming but spacious room made us love the place. And location! It's a few minutes walk from old town. When you leave the hostel you can actually see the old city wall. Kitchen is just superior.... More

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Turku, Finland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Just came from this hostel and i have to say its a wery good place to stay. The staff is friendly and the hostel is cozy. There is a pool and a sauna and its a fantastic place to relax. Good rooms and beds, atmosphere is good aswell. You can cook your own food in the kitchen and relax in... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Fat Margaret's is in a great location, being walking distance to the old town, tourist attractions, and shopping areas, a short tram ride from the international bus terminal, and less than ten minute's walk to the ferry terminal. It's an easy place to find with the instructions they've posted too. The hostel itself appears quite run down from outside, but... More

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Wellington
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Looks utterly dilapidated from the outside but the rooms we stayed in - 115, 116 and 117 - in the basement were v clean and looked newish. - prob wouldn't sleep down there in height of summer and cod be a bit stuffy but otherwise it's fantastic value, close to the old town and the ferry terminals + only €8... More

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Yaounde, Cameroon
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19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Right where you want to be in Taliinn. Old place with lots of character near the water. A short walk to many sights of what Tallinn has to offer. The only long walk would be to the annual beer festival, but that's still a great way to see Tallinn.

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Sanok, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I stayed there 1 night, in 6-shared room, with 4 other women, on bunk beds. Clean bed linen and room also comfortable. Clean kitchen, bathrooms and common room. I would say, one small "-" was that, I slept in the room close to the one of the road, but it was not that bad. Very nice and helpful service. I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

From outside the hostel looks like a creepy and ruined house. Rooms are ok but tiny reception and corridors are in permanent works.the only positive thing it is really near of the old town. It also really noisy!

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Warsaw, Poland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed at Fat Margaret's for one month and loved it. They had the friendliest staff I have had in any hostel and always happy to help with directions. Located within a 3 minute walk to the famous Old Town, this is a great place to base yourself to explore Tallinn in a comfortable and affordable way. Our room was... More

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Address: Pohja road 27, Tallinn 10415, Estonia
Location: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Fat Margaret's Hostel 1.5*
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