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United Backpackers Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Went to Tallinn for a week by myself. This hostel was cheap, the staff were really friendly and helpful, the rooms were clean and spatious with lockers, and the facilities were great! The hostel is situated close to the Old Town and easy to get to.

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Modiin, Israel
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed for about a month in the hostel! it was by far one of the best hostels i've been at, the atmosphere,the other backpackers and especially the most amazing staff that mad my stay so warm at heart when it was so cold outside! i have no complains about the place( maybe except get another billiard ball) and that's...

Thank yishaiGG
Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

the hostel is very nice and welcoming it is equivalent to its price . as well rooms and toilets are clean . stuff is very nice and friendly and hostel has great location in city . i would like to recommend it to all travelers how are searching for cheap and good accommodation

Thank Ekaterine M
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms are big and lot of space for luggage and even a big locker! Beds are comfortable and clean. The kitchen is fully equipped. I booked one night and talking with the owner he showed me nice places to visit in Tallinn and I ended up staying 2 nights. He upgraded me from 12 dorm room to 6!!!! The...

Thank Simone T
Zdar nad Sazavou, Czech Republic
Reviewed 19 August 2016

You can say I spend few nights in hostels in LA, San Francisco or San Diego. Even though this hostel tries to be like one of them, it's not. I'm not sure how to react to the staff, because they were allright when we came, they were fine when we were leaving, but during the stay they hardly answered to...

Thank hon_jas
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We went to the old adress before we found out that they had changed location. But at last we came to the hostel, and everything was as expected. The rooms and shared spaces are ok, some of the showers might need some refurbishment to avoid damage from water. Me and my crew, two guys in the mid twenties, found the...

Thank Kalle O
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

An ok hostel in Tallinn, in a good location just outside of the Old town. Bed linen was very clean and soft. Kitchen was dirty and needs some TLC. Not enough toilets/ showers- one shower was 'Out of order' but the sign on it seemed old so I think it has been broken for some time. Only a glass partition...

Thank ccosy24
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Great location (make sure you don't go to the old address Narva 9j). Few minutes walk to Vabaduse väljak and another few minutes to the top of Toompea. Rooms are spacious enough, and so are the bathrooms. Great wifi throughout the building. There weren't as many people as I expected on a weekend in June, but atmosphere should be fine...

Thank twotterdhc6
St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Everything was okay. Friendly stuff. Good location, not far from the old town. But a little bit difficult to find when it was dark. Lots of people were there before new year. Shared toilets and bathroom.

Thank Alexandra K
Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We stayed at this hostel for almost a month, and I could not have been happier with our experience. The staff is very friendly and accommodating to anything that we needed. The owner is also very helpful and made sure we had everything we needed. They always went above and beyond to help us out. We ate almost every meal...

Thank Drew F

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
United Backpackers has been open for 2 years and has recently moved locations from our old location at Narva maantee to its present location Kaarli puiestee 11. The hostel has recently been renovated to a high standard, we hope you like what we've done with the place! We offer both private and dormitory rooms, all rooms have shared bathroom facilities and of course all rooms have free WI-FI and lockers for hire. All our rooms have their own individual theme based on countries around the world. So whilst in Tallinn you could visit London, New York or even Morocco! United Backpackers has a 24 hour reception and super friendly and helpful international staff, who between them have travelled most of the world! Our staff can organize day trips in and around Tallinn, bike hiring, Adventure Golf, and of course the legendary and totally epic 'Tallinn Bar Crawl'! Just ask our staff who will only be too happy to help you with anything you may want or need! United is proud to present "The Bunker," the coolest and cosiest common area in town! Featuring a full sized billiards table available to guests for free, a flat screen TV and PlayStation 2, computers, a large, well-equipped self-service kitchen and free book trade & board games! We have both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and snacks for sale, but should you require something more wholesome after a heavy night out, we can organize breakfast at a time of your choosing for 5 euros per person! We can't wait to welcome you to United Backpackers! Your Adventure Stars Here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about United Backpackers Hostel

Address: Kaarli pst 11, Tallinn 10119, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: RM56 - RM225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“all rooms are good”
451ekaterinem, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take the room not close to the lounge zone cause sometimes it is noisy there.”
  • Room #6
WitchLily, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The hostel has a great open kitchen making it a great stop to do some real cooking while abroad.”
hoffcn16, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room other than number 5. There are not enough lockers for every person in room number 5.”
mrtz10, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
“DON'T pick a double room, they don't have any”
LauraS93, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
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