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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel is in a great location just round the corner from Tallinn old town main square and opposite a big beer hall. Breakfast was good, sauna was very good. Staff were very friendly and helpful. When we arrived the room was a little cold as the heating wasn't on, but the staff immediately brought us two electric heaters which soon... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the reception we met the nicest receptionist, they were so helpful and even escorted us to our room. We got the city map and they pointed out things we should definitely see on our short trip here. The room is clean, bathroom is well equipped and the restbof the staff is ao nice, so i would recommend this hotel... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A special hotel with a historical touch very centrally placed in the area of the old town In this hoteĺ you don t find one stright wall and no equal steps in the stairs! But you find a historical athmosphere and rooms with wonderful arcitectiral solutions! You also find nice personell and good breakfast.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is ideally situated to walk round both old and new towns. Near to the main (old) square where it was easy to find places to eat. You can walk to the main tourist attractions and the hotel staff on reception were very helpful in recommending the best way to see everything. The hotel was quiet and warm. Saunas... More 

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Reviewed September 27, 2016

With many nice cultural places, great employees and very decently priced nice rooms in a tasteful style (i recommend room 213 for size and the Chesterfield couches ;O), this place is veery price-worthy! Nearby there are many restaurants cooking up lovely food as well as the Town Hall Square Rekoya. I sincerely recommend this hotel. Regards, Marcus

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Greece
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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Very clean, has nice decor, very friendly and helpful, also the location is perfect cos is in the centre of the old town! - the only problem was the internet in the room was too weak. We just have to go to reception to get signal.

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Lebanon, New Jersey
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

Our 2nd floor room [310] was a corner room. Lots of light/windows and space. Large bed, closet with slippers and robes. Very nice shower. An excellent room. Service fine – including getting us a taxi and making us a take-away breakfast so we could catch an early morning flight.

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Buckeye, Arizona
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

We selected the Merchant's House Hotel because it was within 1 block of the Town Square of Tallinn. Location. Location. Location. Each room in this quirky hotel is unique and different because of its location in the historic buildings. Our room was really cool with exposed brick walls and a warm cozy scale. Great breakfast. Helpful staff. Convenient location just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights whilst exploring the city. It's probably the best located hotel in Tallinn, being 20 metres from the central square in the middle of the old city. An old building beautifully renovated and tastefully furnished. Bedroom was a good size and bathroom fine with nice toiletries. No tea/coffee facilities. Staff very friendly and... More 

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Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

A great place to stay. Been here 4 times over a number of years. the rooms are always clean and well kept. food is excellent and all at a great price. Very close to the main square but you don't hear any noise.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steeped in local history, the Merchant’s House Hotel stands on a charming cobbled street just a few seconds walk from Tallinn’s beautiful and captivating Old Town Square. The Merchant’s House Hotel has 37 suites and rooms, which all vary in shape and design due to the flexibility and character provided by these 14th & 16th Century historical buildings. Each room in the property offers guests an exciting combination of mediaeval architecture and state-of-the art fixtures and fittings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merchant's House Hotel

Address: Dunkri 4/6, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
Location: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: $85 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Merchant's House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
Merchants Hotel Tallinn
Merchants House Hotel
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Tallinn
#15 Business Hotel in Tallinn
#19 Luxury Hotel in Tallinn
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“Room number 213 is both close to the entrance and above the reception as well has three very nice Chesterfield couches :O)”
 of 5 bubbles 915marcusn, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“do not take the courtyard rooms, can be very noisy and with no privacy”
 of 5 bubbles AnshulD75, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room not overlooking Dunkri street to ensure a quiet stay”
  • My single room (had en suite)
 of 5 bubbles dragongeorge, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“Try for the room with the roll top bath.”
 of 5 bubbles rsmarwood, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
“rooms facing the inner courtyard are quiet. The multiple stepped stairs could be an issue for people.”
 of 5 bubbles patriciae965, Jul 2, 2016 | Read review
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