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Rixwell Old Town Hotel

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2009

Firstly the location is great, at the quieter end of the old town. The reception and eating area was initially quite impressive, attractively built against the old town wall and old mill building, with a gentle slope up into the first floor of the hotel itself. Access to all other rooms is by lift - stairs were for emergency access...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 6 August 2009

This is warning, the hotel practise double booking!! I reserved a twin/double room in march 2009 and I also paid it in advance. The hotel send confirmation email to me in april and everything was ok until.. When we came to Meriton Old Town hotel in august 2009, the guy at reception said that we don't have a room. He...

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Moscow
Reviewed 23 July 2009

Very goog placement - in old town and just 5 min wlking from cenral square. If the you come to spent much time in hotels - it is not the best variant cause of very small rooms. Although it's anough comfortable, clean with with very polite service. It's best for young people.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 July 2009

We stayed in the Meriton as part of group travelling to a football match. An overnight flight meant we arrived at the hotel at 6am but our rooms weren't ready until 2pm, if I was going again I would consider booking an extra night so that we could sleep as soon as we arrived. We were invited to have breakfast...

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Buskerud
Reviewed 7 July 2009

Nice hotel with an ok location. Friendly and serviceminded receptionists. Clean and tidy. The room was the smallest doubleroom I have ever seen. Nice bathroom, but also very small. Free internet. Expensive cafe and minibar. The elevator was also the smallest one I have ever seen. But all in all a good hotel.

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 March 2009

I really loved this Hotel. It is in a great location--you can walk to many small cafes and museums. Yes--the rooms are small but most are in Europe. This may sound silly but my favorite feature was the super hot shower. I could have stayed in it for hours. Overall the hotel is fairly quiet--i would request a room that...

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3Thank sportsshrink
Oxfordshire
Reviewed 21 October 2008

We stayed here last October and travelled to Tallinn on the ferry from Helsinki which was a great way to arrive. I have to echo the other reviews. The hotel is a lovely conversion and in a good location inside the old walls but the rooms are tiny - and the low sloping ceilings provide comedy moments if you are...

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Londra
Reviewed 2 June 2008

Great location yes, and very quiet. Beautiful building with clean and smart looking common areas. Unfortunately when we booked a triple room we were told we could either have a suite or a family room 'in the attic'. Except that the 'attic' was the basement!! We only had a sliver of a window, like in a prison. The third bed...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2008

Stayed here for three nights and apart from a personal preference for a firmer bed, have nothing but good things to say. Staff were welcoming, helpful and always present; breakfast was simple but tasty with fresh cereal, ham, cheese, pastries and boiled eggs; bathroom was clean, large, with good water pressure and constant temperature (and no smell!); and of course...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rixwell Old Town Hotel in Tallinn is the only hotel in town, which is built into the original medieval city wall. The hotel's comfy 41 rooms offer an authentic taste of the Old Town at a reasonable price. This hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Tallinn Old Town's restaurant, museum and shopping district. Tallinn's famous Oleviste Church is located on the doorsteps of the hotel and the Town Hall Square is just a short walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rixwell Old Town Hotel

Address: Lai 49, Tallinn 10133, Estonia (Formerly Meriton Old Town Hotel)
Region: Estonia > Harju County > Tallinn
Price Range: $48 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rixwell Old Town Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Meriton Old Town Tallinn
Hotel Meriton Old Town
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“Insist you don't get a room backing on to the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles saintjag, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“You would have to pay more and upgrade to one of the few rooms at the front of the hotel. DO NOT have a room at the back!”
 of 5 bubbles LindaandPeter, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Even the ground floor's rooms are very quiet because the hotel is in a nice and silent area.”
 of 5 bubbles MI_cla_12, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“For less traffic noise try room numbers above x05 but not below ground level at 0xx.”
  • Toilet seat and shower corner
  • Shower
  • Toilet seat, sink, towels, mirror viewed from doorway
  • Minibar chit and bottle opener
  • Minibar
  • Writing table, chair and minibar
  • Twin beds and a chair next to window
  • TV, chest, wardrobe, baggage on bed
 of 5 bubbles the_goodsoil_family, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“Take a room but skip the breakfast”
  • No shampoo but clean enough and new towels each day
  • Narrow beds, but comfy and clean
 of 5 bubbles nimet_nm, 9 May 2016 | Read review
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