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Haapsalu, Estonia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Locations super. The staff is very helpful. We like these little brekfest, because pancakes whose good. In these hostel have all what you need for stay one night. We likes- our windows whose street side. Only-rooms windows whose dirty.

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Poulsbo, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here twice in two different private rooms with shared bath in March. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The location in Old Town near the Viru Gates is perfect. You're close to the city public bus transfer station, a tram stop and all the sights in and around Old Town. Its a clean, quiet, comfotable hostel with...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We had such a nice time in this hostel. The location is perfect. We got some recommendation from the staff about what to do and where to go and not only about Tallinn. And the pancakes in the morning are just fantastic!!

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This hostel has everything you need. I like to have my own privacy so I stayed in my own room, which was cozy. Shared toilets and showers were clean and breakfast was nice. Great location in the center of old town.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Awesome hostel with great location! The staff members are super friendly, there is free breakfast incl. fresh pancakes in the morning and it's very clean. Loved my stay here, I can really recommend everyone to stay here!

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I had good experiences with this hostel prior to my arrival. About a week before my trip, I received a welcoming email from the hostel's staff describing how to get there. The location of the hostel is pretty nice -- at the center of the Old Town -- surrounded by all attractions amd restaurants. Continental breakfast also included in the...

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Kaunas, Lithuania
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have stayed there twice already and would come for the third time if in Tallinn. Absolutely perfect location (close to the Town Hall square), cozy and very clean rooms, friendly and helpful staff, pancakes for breakfast (love it!). And this all is for a reasonable price :)

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Only stayed one night but I was extremely happy with my choice! If you are looking for a great location in the centre of Tallinn and a quiet Hostel with great breakfast and that super nice staff that can make AWESOME Pancakes, then this hostel is where you need to be booking in :)

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The location of the hostel on Viru street less than 5 minutes walk from Freedom Square could not be better. The rooms were well sized and everything was clean. There was almost always a member of staff present who was happy to help with any questions such as directions. I was impressed by the breakfast: cereal, 3 different sorts of...

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

It feels like a hostel, but I get my own room with a private bathroom. Absolutely worth being a little more expensive than a standard dorm hostel. Think of it more like a cheap hotel, but with a hostel-like common room

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Additional Information about Viru Backpackers

Address: Viru 5, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: RM135 - RM261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Viru Backpackers 1.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“perfect location, quiet and the breakfast is included”
lavalmarielle, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms next to common room are noisy at times but have better views”
88annig, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the front rooms are not the quietest”
L6026AEmarcosr, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Perfect location, super clean, extremely helpful & friendly staff.”
PrincessFebruary, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“hostel in old town”
redroach, 14 May 2016 | Read review
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