Original Sokos Hotel Viru
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
TravelPod Member ReviewsOriginal Sokos Hotel Viru Tallinn
A basic Sokos Hotel with comfortable rooms. The breakfast buffet isn't anything to write home about, though.
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... And the icing on the cake, they were playing Jazz on the sound system. The guy behind the bar was a young Estonian who chatted to me while making my dirty martini, (which at 7 Euros was a steal compared to the prices at home). He told me that Estonians are naturally polite but shy, that Finnish and Estonian might sound the same but are in fact totally different languages, and that at least 40% of the Estonian population are ethnic Russian. In return ...
Today i toured Kadrioru Park which is where Peter the Great built a beautiful palace for his wife and a humble cottage for himself. The park is lovely and includes a Japanese garden and children's amusement park. The park was full of mothers pushing strollers. Here also they get a year of maternity leave Then met Natalia at a nearby cafe. I am getting used to this sitting in cafe with friends and good conversation with a latte and maybe a pastry The weather stayed nice ...
... a few steps further on and we were at the beginning of the old city, but it was bustling with shoppers and tourists. And, a few steps further and we were into the beginning of cobble-stoned old streets with beautiful brick archways and buildings. And, yet a few steps further we encountered a street with restaurants, taverns, and richly costumed waitresses ...
... three different venues. The first, a brass band, coincided both with a very heavy and prolonged shower, and lunchtime. So we ate lunch under the arches of the Town Hall, crowded in with many other tourists, next to a drunk man who could dance pretty well in time given that he wasn't fully able to stand upright, listening to a brass band. Later we went and sat in Freedom Square and listened to a whole load of music, a group of accordion players, a set of ...
Greetings from Tallin!! Luckily I found a TRavel info and they have free WiFi!! We arrived in Tallin this am to sunny skies and by the time we got to the Old Town it was pouring. Tallin is a very old city built in the 1300's to 1500's. It is a walled city. We went to see a Russian Orthodox Church and being Sunday a service inprogress... It was quite ...