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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room, six bed mixed, very cramped, but there were never more then four of us at one time; would NOT recommend this accommodation unless your group would book the entire dorm, on the other hand that might end up having you split-up; all of the faculty was clean but the 1st floor shower room had the very distinct odor of... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great staff, location just behind the corner from main square in Tallinn, rooms were nice, beds comfortable, services were fine, wifi coverage and speed were great as well.. All in all I haven't seen any bad things about the hostel. Definitely can recommend as great value for the money and you will definitely enjoy your stay.

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Tallinn, Estonia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016

there was enough space in the rooms, beds were fine. The livingroom was good to be and it was very funny with all the people overthere. Kitchen was okay. Nice in the middel of the old town, easy to go everywhere!

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Veikkola
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Now let me tell you, the security in this place is top notch, I won't say how, but you'll see. The place is very close to the square in the old town, so it is a good location. Building itself is old like most buildings in the area, so the rooms have thick walls and a lot of space. Kitchen... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Ive just arrived from my trip to Tallinn, and apart from the beauty of this city, clearly one of the best things of the trip has been Alur hostal. It has a common room with TV and games table, table soccer.. where you can chill anytime with your friends. 2 minutes walking from the main square in old town, it... More 

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Hostel rooms are quite big and also perfect for a bigger group of travellers. In one floor are 2 Toilets and 4 showers. Everything was quite clean. We could check in few hours earlier, because our room was already finished. And you can leave your luggage in an closed wardrobe.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The hostel is situated in the heart of the old town, you can reach all the good things in a few minutes. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The rooms were okay, like in all the other hostels I´ve stayed in my live. The bathroom could have been a little more cleaner but all in all it was also... More 

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Milan, Italy
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

The best thing is the location, right in the heart of the Old Town of Tallinn. The dorms are big and the staff are helpful. It has the very basic things to stay to sleep and then enjoy the rest of the city. Plus, they offer a range of activities. The price is very cheap.

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Am currently here and have been here for three days so far. Slap bang in middle of everything so there's that. Convenience store right round the corner (Baltic booze yes we do!) Most of all, a shoutout to the wonderful staff that made this hostel a stay to remember: Polina, Jordy, Turku and dear Sanne, you will always have a... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

the rooms are very big and very clean, the staff is very receptive. The only problem was the kitchen compared to the rooms is not so clean and organized. But for the price that we pay was nice, very cheap and the location amazing.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel Alur is situated in the heart of the Old City and in the widest and quiet street. It has a unique location - 1 minute on foot from Town Hall square, the heart of the Bottom Merchant city, in immediate proximity from a Fortification constructed in the 15th century.We are in 10 minutes on foot from the Seaport and in 5 minutes from the railway station, only 5 km from the bus terminal and 7 km from the airport. The Russian Embassy is next door. It is convenient for those who wish to get the Russian visa.We are located in a building constructed in the 15th century which was completely renewed in 2006. Therefore you will find yourself in the place where the old spirit goes with a modern design - spacious light rooms, noise proof windows, a parquet floor, the modern bathrooms and WC rooms, all is in accordance with the European standard. All rooms are provided with the new wooden, eco furniture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Old Town Alur

Address: Lai 20, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: ₹ 727 - ₹ 6,326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hostel Old Town Alur 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“There are no elevators”
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“third floor doesn't have a shower”
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“Private rooms definitely worth it if you're a group”
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“Room 5 is a private room with a double bed at the end of a corridor so you have the toilet and shower to yourself!”
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