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Red Emperor Bar and Hostel

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for one night, and it was a great experience! All of the staff is super helpful and friendly, telling me about all of the best places to visit and about a great free walking tour. It was extremely reasonably priced, and the bar that it is above has great happy hour specials. My room was next to... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Clean and cozy facilities, located a few minutes walk from Viru värav. Cheap beer during happy hours every evening. Rooms are spacious, so you will not feel cramped even in the 8-bed dorm. Bring a long power cable though, if you want to charge your devices from the top bunk. Look for staff hosted events. When I stayed, we went... More 

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

I can say only good things about Red Emperor Hostel. We stayed there with 3 friends for two nights and it was the best hostel ever for me. You can check-in anytime 24 hours a day,Rooms are nice, modern, clean, there is enough electric sockets for everybody. Hostel is located directly in the old town, so location is the best.... More 

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

I've been here on a study trip for two nights. The staff is very friendly and good. The place just looks very nice, the rooms are neat and the breakfast we got was the best I ever had in a hostel. I would recommend this place to anybody who is planning to travel to Tallin

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Thank Sven K
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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel and it was really great. Staff was wonderful, met some great people staying in the hostel. Free coffee and tea. My room was nice, had everything I needed. Kitchen was well equipped with everything to make food. A supermarket was located across the street which was wonderful and convenient. Very close to old town as... More 

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Thank Funinthesunchick88
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Great hostel, easy to access from the bus station by public transport (a few stops on the tram). Right in the old town, great for walking around looking at all the buildings. Opposite a supermarket which was handy for making breakfast / dinners. Had everything you would expect and more, nice rooms, great lounge area, good kitchen, wonderful bar cheap... More 

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Thank Bearded_Naz
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Everytime i go to Estonia, I stay here. It's really clean and friendly! Every staff speaks so good English! My best night was drinking honey beer with my new roommates:) nice house with a nice bar! there is a shower, washing machine, kitchin, frige, locker and tables to communicate! エストニアには何度も足を運んでいます。日本人が珍しいので他の日本人の旅人はなかなかいませんので、よく珍しがられました!

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We were playing a gig at the bar next to the hostel and stayed one night. The rooms and staff were nice. Even though the party went on in the bar after I left I couldn't hear any noise during the night in our room except my band mates snoring. But you can't blame the place for that ;) The... More 

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Thank Eero S
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

I stayed for 3 nights with 4 other guys (aged 50+) sharing the same (6 bed) room. The value was stunningly good. Bar next door plus beer on tap in hostel reception. Very close to Hotel Viru (KGB museum) - short walk to the Soviet Prison. Staff here were excellent. Friendly but not in your face, helpful (booked a taxi... More 

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Reviewed 25 May 2016

Perfect place for young travellers - the bar downstairs is great, the staff are extremely helpful, the kitchen has everything you'd need, the room we had (two of us sharing the treehouse) was great. On the floor were reception was so we expected it to be a little noisy but they cordon the area off after a certain hour so... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Imagine experiencing Tallinn with an Aussie who wants something more from a hostel, from the people who work and live there; who wants excitement, an experience and a unique atmosphere. Imagine a spacious bar with Triple J on which offers the chance to drink on the cheaply while meeting fellow travellers, enrolling yourself in drinking competitions like giant jenga for beginners, pool for intermediates and beer pong for experts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Emperor Bar and Hostel

Address: Aia 10, Tallinn, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: $18 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Red Emperor Bar and Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 10
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