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Viru Backpackers Hostel

Viru 5, Tallinn, Estonia

Viru Backpackers offers ten private rooms as a peaceful retreat from the tourist hustle. Perfect for relaxing after a long day of sightseeing and designed for those who prefer a chilled, stylish atmosphere and would rather keep their partying outside. Read more

93% Overall Rating 54 out of 56 customers would recommend this property based on 56 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 89%

Facilities 90%

Location 98%

Safety 94%

Staff 97%

Value 90%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 178.58USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Tallinn?

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Viru Backpackers offers ten private rooms as a peaceful retreat from the tourist hustle. Perfect for relaxing after a long day of sightseeing and designed for those who prefer a chilled, stylish atmosphere and would rather keep their partying outside. Read more

Private Rooms

Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

3 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Viru Backpackers

Run by Tallinn Backpackers - voted No.1 Hostel in Estonia 2010 - so all activities, day trips and free pub crawls are offered to all of our guests!

The rooms themselves are recently renovated and offer a great view over the bustling Viru Street. From here all the best cafes, restaurants, bars, museums and galleries are a very short walk away, while the Town Hall Square is literally around the corner.

Our international staff have travelled around Europe and fell in love with Tallinn - therefore dedicated their professional lives to showing you the city and its insights, suggest where to go and share their tips on the best local places.

Accommodation Information

Hi!
Thank you for choosing us for your stay in Tallinn. This is a special city and we will show you why! Get ready to explore, go crazy, or chill out: we have it all. See below a selection of the fun things to do:

***Lahemaa Day Trip***
Discover Estonia’s biggest National Park and its acres of land, ruins of ancient settlements, waterfalls, lakes, manor houses, and primeval forests. Highlights are the Viru bog walk, the Käsmu Captains Village and lunch break in a traditional Estonian restaurant.
Departure: every Monday, Thursday and Saturday or on request base for groups.
Price: €30

***AK47 Tactical Shooting***
Yes! It is legal in Estonia to shoot legendary guns like the AK47, magnum revolvers, Glock pistols and Desert Eagle. We have 3 custom made packages on offer to Estonia's best indoor shooting range.
Departure: anytime and for any amount of persons
Prices: Standard Package (€40), Full Package (€75), Exclusive Package (€90)

***Prison Tour***
Catch a glimpse of Soviet-era prison life! You can explore the hallways, cells, death chamber, work areas and exercise yards: creepy but fascinating!
Departure: every day at 16.00 (if at least 5 persons signed up)
Price: €10

'''Rope Swing Bungee Jump***
Estonians love 'kiiking' (swinging) and they put it to the extreme: you can rope swing from the historical Song Festival Stage, the place where the Singing revolution started. For those who like some adrenaline!
Available: Saturday and Sunday upon request
Price: €25

***Free Old Town Walking Tour***
Get to know Tallinn with our own local guide. Not just boring plain tour, but also funny facts that only insiders know about. Listen to the stories yourself and find out why our little town is so special!
Departure: every day at 11.00
Price: for free!

INTERESTED? Contact us now and we will sort you out!

Location Information

Town Hall Square
Night life district
Olde Hansa Restaurant
Viru Shopping Centre
City Museum
Mac Donalds
Supermarket
Harbour
Train Station

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.