We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Dancing Eesti

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Management photos
The Dancing Eesti
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 45: English reviews
Start your review of The Dancing Eesti
 Click to rate
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived a little before our scheduled time, so we were fine with finding out the owner was not there to give us our key. Someone running another hostel said he would contact the owner. There was no luggage storage, so our bags sat behind the bar. Which we soon noticed had bugs on the counter. We returned a few...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Micaela M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

what an absolute Hole, this place has no redeeming features.. except maybe the bar downstairs... the toilets haven't been cleaned in a million years, the showers are plugged up with the pubic hair of the last 100 people that have stayed there, no mirrors on the walls, the public lounge area has been closed and boarded up for renovations for...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Nathan H
Tinjan, Croatia
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I visited Tallinn in November, we were welcomed cordially. The prices were more than reasonable and the hostel is nice and warm. I sincerely reccommend it to any traveller that is looking for an inexpensive hostel with good atmosphere, fair and nice staff, right in the middle of the old town, close to everything :))

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AKal90
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Never seen such a bad hostel ever. Very dirty everywhere, especially the bathrooms and showers, no reception, (we paid in a corridor, only cash because are not accepted credit cards) no friendly staff and cold rooms. It's even not easy to find it. Never again. Save you holidays and go somewhere else.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

First of all: It was an interesting experience. The actual name of the hostel is nowhere stated at the door or the building, so it was pure luck that we met the reception guy getting a smoke outside asking us what we were looking for. Second, until you get to your actual room, you have to walk through dungeons of...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Simon K
Pärnu
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Want to save money and nerves, go to some other place.No clean sheets, matresses are as old as hostel itself.You have to steal some other nearby place wifi.They dont use clean sheets and dont clean bathrooms.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank MartinRaba
Reviewed 26 October 2015

For the price given this is a reasonable hostel. Do not expect luxury accommodation. It is all very basic and works. Wifi works most of the times, however, in some rooms it doesn't work so well. Staff is friendly and understanding.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Thijme v
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent location in central Old Town, friendly staff and a VERY cheap stay (the receptionist even gave me a free towel). The décor is 'bohemian', if I edge towards optimism, but ultimately the hostel is quite shabby with holes in my bed linen and generally dirty rooms and bathrooms. The locks were difficult to work and if it wasn't for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CAMIClarke
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We had a booking for our first night in Tallinn and arrived to hostel after 20.00. We had a hard time finding the hostel outer door because there is no sign whatsoever at the alley. Ok, eventually we managed to get in and the place looked dirty and very bohemish. After we got our beds and linen we settled in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank samppah2015
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Cheap, cheap and cheap that's about it. Ok, the services was average. Dirty and still wet sheets. Very poor indoor air, the room smelled like old cheese. It seems no one cares about cleaning over there. Not going there again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Keseter

16 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (15)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Tallinn hotels
0.5 km away
Tallinn Backpackers
Tallinn Backpackers
#9 of 109 in Tallinn
160 reviews
1.2 km away
Hilton Tallinn Park
Hilton Tallinn Park
#1 of 82 in Tallinn
387 reviews
0.4 km away
Hotel Palace
Hotel Palace
#2 of 82 in Tallinn
2,065 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 km away
Hotel Salzburg
Hotel Salzburg
#1 of 1 in Laagri
3 reviews
0.8 km away
Economy Hotell
Economy Hotell
#17 of 82 in Tallinn
654 reviews
0.9 km away
Swissotel Tallinn
Swissotel Tallinn
#3 of 82 in Tallinn
2,012 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Additional Information about The Dancing Eesti

Address: Vaeike-Karja 1, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: ₹ 905 - ₹ 2,262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld so you can book your The Dancing Eesti reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Dancing Eesti staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't go in this place --save your holiday”
krystynabobak, 25 Aug 2014 | Read review
“suitable for young people or at least chilled out and young-minded”
EfkaZ_13, 15 Jan 2013 | Read review
“ask for one of the room with a balcony or the newly renovated private rooms”
Maarja-LiisaM, 13 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms are much better than upstairs (less cramped).”
ThomasM525, 9 Sep 2012 | Read review
4 of 4
No availability for your dates from these sites
Hostelworld.com
* /night
View Deal
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates