Viru Backpackers

A boutique hostel on Tallinn's main street

Superb Old Town Location

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A stylish and relaxed retreat

Viru Backpackers offers a peaceful retreat from the tourist hustle. Located in the the heart of the Old Town, you will find all the best cafes, restaurants, bars, museums and galleries only a very short walk away, while Town Hall Square is literally around the corner.

Our hostel is perfect for relaxing after a long day of sightseeing and is designed for those who prefer a chilled  and stylish atmosphere. The rooms themselves are recently renovated with comfortable beds and offer a great view over bustling Viru Street.

All our rooms come with fresh linen, towels and delicious pancakes served for breakfast!


What to expect

Linen included

Your room will be ready with fresh linen, towels and a welcome candy.


Every room has access to a strong WiFi signal. A guest computer is available as well.

24h reception

Our staff is always available and will do anything to give you an unforgettable time in Tallinn!

Luggage room

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

Bicycle parking

We have a secure courtyard where you can park your bikes.


We have a small kitchen with all the pots, pans and cutlery you need, available 24 hours.

Common room

Our cozy common room is the perfect place to hang out with friends or watch TV.

Laundry service

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

City maps

Free city maps and recommendations on what to see and do by our knowledgeable staff.

Child friendly

We are a calm and friendly place, suitable for gatherings with friends or families with children.

Free hairdryer

We have a hairdryer available for you at the reception

Tours and activities

Even if sometimes it feels like you don’t need to leave Viru 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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Viru Backpackers

Viru 5
10133 Tallinn

+372 644 6050