The true traveller's hostel

We'll show you everything Tallinn has to offer

We'll take you to incredible places

You'll make tons of new friends

Travelers hub of the Baltics

Even if an image is worth 1,000 words, this is just but a small sample of what your stay in Lai 22 will be like: nice and clean rooms and bathrooms, dinners with friends, drinking games, movie nights, and more activities that you could fit in your time in Tallinn.

We pride ourselves being one of the few places that is still run for backpackers by backpackers. Stay with us, share your travel stories and maybe you will end up just like us volunteering here in our beautiful medieval building in the fairytale-like Old Town of Tallinn.


Let us take you for a great night out!

If you want to let go and party hard with fellow travelers, you’ll be able to join our Mad Monks Pub Crawl

It includes:

One hour of unlimited beer or cider

Free welcome shots at each bar we visit Tallinn’s best bars

Cover charges for Tallinn’s most popular clubs.

Every Wednesday-Saturday from 21.00 at Lai 22

Price for hostel guests: €15

What to expect

Common room

The pride of Tallinn Backpackers is our cosy common room. Here’s where all the magic happens, we guarantee you some of your best memories of Tallinn will begin here!

Great location

Right in the UNESCO old town of Tallinn and just a 15 minute walk from the port. There is no better located hostel in Tallinn.

Games room

You will never be bored with us. We have plenty of games, including a professional foosball table. And if you are up for it, we play some drinking games during the evening.

Day trips

Explore more of Estonia and join us our day trips or get trigger happy on the shooting range.


If you arrive early or will departure late, you can leave your luggage in our secure luggage room.


We have free lockers for every bed in our hostel. You will receive a locker key upon check-in.


We can arrange your laundry (washing and drying) for a small fee within the same day.


We have a fully equipped kitchen with all the pots, pans and cutlery you need.

Comfy beds

Have a good night sleep in our large sturdy bunks with extra thick mattresses.


Every room has access to a strong WiFi signal. Guest computers are available as well.

Free tea/coffee

Enjoy a free cup of tea of coffee at any time of the day

Tours and activities

Even if sometimes it feels like you don’t need to leave Tallinn Backpackers to have an amazing time, we offer you the chance to get to know Tallinn and the rest of Estonia in ways you would have never thought with our wide offer of tours and activities, just pick yours!

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Tallinn Backpackers

Lai 22 (formerly Tallinn Backpackers)
Lai 22
10133 Tallinn

+372 6011771