Original Sokos Hotel Viru combines the best possible location with breathtaking views of the sea and the old town . While staying in this legendary symbol and landmark of Tallinn, we can guarantee you plenty to see and do within easy proximity. The Original Sokos Hotel Viru is located just next to the UNESCO heritage Old Town: only a five-minute walk from the port and 10-minute taxi drive from the airport.

The Original Sokos Hotel Viru is a certified Green Key hotel and venue, meaning we follow the standards of excellence in sustainability and environmental responsibility.


The Viru Conference Centre is one of the largest hotel-based conference centres in Tallinn. You can find wide choice of  services and plenty of places to network under the same roof. The multicunctional facilities can be modified to meet customer’s specific needs and wishes. Be it virtual, hybrid or face to face event, conference, exhibition or gala dinner, Viru’s professional event management team is at your service to find best solutions to materialise your ideas.


Name of Hall






Area (m²)

Grande 1+2+3500240100350230425
Grande 1+224016060100250
Grande 31208040175
Bolero 1+2120804012080174
Grande 11007036125
Grande 21007036125
Bolero 160402484
Bolero 260402484
Andante 1+250302077
Andante 120161638
Andante 220161638

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Our range of bars and restaurants provides both familiar flavours and international gastronomy.

Show&Dinner restaurant Merineitsi connected to the conference centre can accommodate up to 450 people for dinner. Grand conference centre facilities and the stage at the restaurant can provide the perfect setting for receptions and events for up to 1000 guests. The chefs at Restaurant Merineitsi create unforgettable culinary experiences for even the most demanding gastronomists.

Original Sokos Hotel Viru also features Tex-Mex restaurant Amarillo, fast food stop Fafa’s, lobby bar and Nightclub Cafe Amigo.


  • Excellent location at the very heart of Tallinn: harbour 5-min walk and airport 10-min taxi drive
  • 516 northern style hotel rooms inclluding 93 unique theme rooms presenting local design and culture
  • Direct access to the conference and banquet center
  • 11 conference halls, the biggest for up to 500 guests
  • Over 500 m² exhibition space
  • The biggest hotel restaurant in Tallinn – Merineitsi: catering capability of up to 1000 guests at time
  • Marvelous breaks – Hotel Viru & KGB museum tours, wine classes, Estonian language classes etc
  • Unique show & dinner restaurant Merineitsi with various programmes
  • Wide choice of additional services and networking spaces – bars, restaurants and a nightclub
  • Shopping mall Viru Centre, over 100 shops and services under the same roof


Original Sokos Hotel Viru is following all of the Estonian Health Board’s rules regarding COVID-19. Staff have been instructed to follow precise hand hygiene and everyday safety requirements. Hotel has added to their cleaning regime to make it even more effective and have made sure that soap, disinfectants and paper towels are available in sufficient amounts throughout the hotel. Hotel is more focused on cleaning and disinfecting surfaces, following all of the Estonian Health Board’s recommendations in doing so. Disinfecting stations have been installed by all of the entrances to the hotel. Hotel has made exclusive use of paper towels in the hotel’s public bathrooms for hand-drying. Keeping 2 + 2 and wearing a mask is a must. While having a conferences all rooms and the lobby are spacious enough to allow safety in the use of area. Hotel has installed disinfecting stations in the conference centre foyer and conference rooms


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Tiiu-Tuuli Sulg

Sales Manager Conferences & Events

+372 6809 306

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Max capacity theatre: 500
No. of hotel rooms: 516
No. of conference rooms: 12
Distance to City center: located in the City center
Distance to Airport: 10 min by taxi
Tex-Mex restaurant Amarillo
Merineitsi Restaurant
Viru väljak 4, Tallinn