Old Town Backpackers, Tallinn

9.3
555 Reviews
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Old Town Backpackers Reviews

Best Hostel ive ever stayed in. We were there for xmas and the place was empty bar one canadian guy. Felt like our own house. Awesome Bathroom and lounge setup! Great place for bringing back those hot estonian girls.

Mick
2007-02-09

Very friendly and personal feel, clean, tidy, and centrally located. Hard not to like this hostel.

JCraigie
2006-07-06

This hostel was good, but it's not for everyone. It's basically someone's apartment with bunk beds everywhere. The common room doubles up as a dorm so when someone decides to go to bed it's lights out. This happened quite early on the nights we were there. The guy who seems to be in charge (Hugo) was friendly enough but it was sometimes hard to work out who were his mates, who were guests and who were staff. The shower room is huge with only one shower, which seems a bit strange considering how small the place is. The Internet is basically free but it doubles up as the hostel's computer, so expect to be interrupted if someone needs to check in or whatever. Excellent location and it's clean enough.

Nick
2005-09-18

This is a small hostel with ten beds only but it is very nice. It feels like a home almost and the guy who worked there was very friendly. It has a great location in the center of Tallinn. I really enjoyed my stay here and can certainly recommend it.

Linda
2005-03-23

Old Town Backpackers Reviews from the Web

I had a wonderful experience at the Old Town Backpackers... If you don't believe me, take a look to my score! ;)

emanuelerendina9535
2020-08-22

I had a great time in the hostel, it was very clean, cozy and has a great atmosphere. I totally recommend it!

jjankahorvath8450
2020-08-02

Small and cozy hostel. I met very nice people here and the atmosphere is excellent. I would come back for sure. But if you need privacy that is probably not the right place for you.

lvonderlind6745
2020-07-29

Informal

Katalin Kovats
2010-08-31

Great location and friendly staff but slightly unusual and inconvenient mix of common room and dorm.

Neil Mackintosh
2009-10-26

Cosy place, good to meet other travellers! Location is perfect! It feels a bit like 'coming home'.

Fien Louwagie
2009-10-26

everything was just great! next time im in tallinn ill sleep there too. :)

Aisma Sili?a
2009-10-25

What kind of amazing youth hostels!This hostels is really unformal, uncommon, special. The staff, form Lithuania, is at same time very kind and good workers. They work 24h a days, and at teh same times take care of all the guests like as old friends!The hostel is not just on the centre of the town, it is the centre of the town! :-) It is the best meeting point of travellers, and from there can start the amazing Tallin night. Just ask to the Lithuanian staff!

Christian Doni
2009-08-26

Good hostel, but not worth the 80%.....

Elmer Kramer
2009-08-25

Nice little place, lovely staff, easy walk to centre of things.

Barry Allan
2009-04-18

it is a cozy place, feels like being at home

Radek Malis
2008-11-03

We stayed in the appartment which is just off the main square. Great location!!

Ronel Snyman
2008-08-26

it was quiet and small but it was nice to come home to a quite place. great location. book tours early though as they tend to book up quickly.

Jessica White
2008-06-11

the possibility of cooking and the sauna the atmosphere

Tessa Genther
2008-06-06

Sauna was good and the people that we've met there were really laid back and fun.

Maksymilian Mulawa
2008-05-06

The main dorm is in the lounge area so if people are sleeping (and often they are) everyone tip-toes around and wispers. it ruins the atmosphere.

paul norris
2008-05-06

Wonderful location, helpful and nice staff, friendly atmosphere!!! It's perfect place to stay in Tallinn!!!

Aleksandr Yasnobulka
2008-05-03

good location, just in the old town

Leiding CHEN
2008-05-02

Great location. Smaller hostel so it was nice not having so many people going in and out at odd hours.

Gregory Jones
2008-04-18

Friendly girl at reception

Antti Seppälä
2008-04-13

Description

Old town backpackers is hostel, which is located on Uus 14 -1- in the new part of the city's oldtown - just two minutes away from the city center. It is two room's hostel, that in all contains ten beds: for in the blue (smaler room), and six in the green (biger one), which is also being used as a common room. Blue one got's it's own door..
Inside of the hostel you would find one large bathroom, that includes one shower, eag shaped bath and also free tiny sauna thing just a few steps deeper in it. The kitchen is found close to the living room, from whom at the right sight, close to the bathroom, little area for the private needs is also located.
Place got's free parking for one car, which is sometimes, while taken, certounly, is not always awallable. So if you planning to come with your own vehicle, you should got in mind, that is better to ask for it by emailing us.
Apart from the other hostels - Old town backpackers is more known as a place for individuals, that plays the game of chess for example. So following this i would say that being in it is more like being at home. Afterwords - from my own perspective: it is enough colorful and warm place to rest.

Staff member: Jaro

Location and Contact

Location

• Address: Uus 14 - 1, Tallinn, Estonia.
• Post code: 10111
• Email address: uus14tallinn@hotmail.com
• Telephone number: +372 538 35095
• Comming from the airport: You should take bus number 2 , which - be aware - do not goes to the hostel directly.. So acording to this, you should jump of it at the City center, from were by walking to reach us it would take you not longer than ten minutes.
• Comming from bus station you would enjoy for minutes yourney by tram number two, that goe's towards Kopli.. As long as you allready in, please, follow the titles of stops properly - or just ask locals - they'll firendly explain you in english - the one that you need is called Mere puiestee..
• Comming from train staytion: take tram number one or two. The stop's name is Mere puiestee. Away from there hostel is free minutes by foot.

Map

Map

Address: Uus 14, Tallinn, Harju County, Estonia

Old Town Backpackers is listed on the following booking sites:

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Website

Website Old Town Backpackers Tallinn balticbackpackers.com
Phone Number: +3725171337
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Facilities and Amenities

Bedsheets

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Luggage Storage

Towels

Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Entirely Non-Smoking

Hair Dryers

Hot Showers

Kitchen

Laundry

Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

TV

Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals

Checkout: 12:00 (12 Noon)

Curfew: No Curfew

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: From 10 a.m to 11 p.m.(if arriving later or earlier please notify by email)

Size: Small (less than 30 beds)

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