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Romantic Weekend at Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa

Romantic Weekend at Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa

If you are looking for an interesting way to spend your weekend or want to celebrate Valentine’s day in advance, Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa is waiting for you! Come with your friends or a loved one as we have all kinds of exciting activities. On the 11th of February we offer a special […]

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Valentine’s Day with Unique Hotels

Valentine’s Day with Unique Hotels

How did Valentine’s Day start? Valentine’s day comes from ancient Rome and was originally celebrated as the day to honour Juno, the queen of all goddesses. Juno was the protector of women and marriage. Romans celebrated the day with a lottery where men and women chose friends for themselves. This tradition was later banned but […]

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Unique Hotels 15 – how it all started?

Unique Hotels 15 – how it all started?

Unique Hotels is turning 15 this year. In connection to that, we decided to tell you the story behind our brand. How it all started and came to be as it is today? What has changed and what has stayed the same? Let’s find out the answers. The beginning of 2000’s Unique Hotels idea was […]

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Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa – old Estonian wedding traditions

Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa – old Estonian wedding traditions

Weddings are considered to be one of the most important days in a couple’s lives nowadays. It is a party that celebrates the love between two people and their wish to grow that love into something bigger and warmer together. A beautiful ceremony takes place where the bride, dressed in an elegant dress, will step […]

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Estonian Independence Day – history and traditions

Estonian Independence Day – history and traditions

The Republic of Estonia will celebrate its 98th Independence Day on February 24, 2016. Nearly 100 years has passed since one of the most important periods of time in Estonia’s history, when the country and its people acquired and regained their national identity and their right to freedom. But what exactly were the events that […]

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Vihula Mõis

The Night of Ancient Bonfires in Vihula on the 29th of August

In ancient times bonfires along the Baltic coast were lit to warn of dangers. The earliest written reports of conveying messages by means of bonfires date from the time of the Vikings, when a united system of warning extended from the sea to the inland. Each community was under obligation to make its contribution to […]

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Midsummer traditions in Estonia

Midsummer traditions in Estonia

Midsummer, also called St John’s Day or jaanipäev in Estonian is the time around summer solstice and is celebrated on various days around 21 to 25 June. European midsummer-related holidays, traditions, and celebrations are pre-Christian in origin. They are particularly important in geographic Northern Europe – Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania but is […]

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Büsti avamine Vihula Mõisas/ Bust opening ceremony in Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa

Büsti avamine Vihula Mõisas/ Bust opening ceremony in Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa

Natukene ajaloost:  Esimene kirjalik viide mõisa kohta pärineb 1501. aastast, mil Vihula mõis (tookordse nimega Vyoll) kuulus Taanist pärist parun Hans von Lodele. Eesti Rüütelkonna arhiivis on säilinud ürik 16.sajandist, mis kinnitab, et perekonna esiisa, Taani rüütel Odvard von Lode saatis Taani kuningat Canute VI tema ristikäigul paganliku Eesti vastu aastal 1197 ning vastutasuks oma […]

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The Best Budget Hotel in Estonia: City Hotel Tallinn

The Best Budget Hotel in Estonia: City Hotel Tallinn

The Unique Hotel properties in Tallinn are some of the most historically interesting buildings in the capital, despite not all of them being centuries old. City Hotel Tallinn, while young in chronological age, more than makes up for this with its modern outlook, simple functionality, outstanding quality and impressive value for money. Making it the best budget hotel in Estonia.

Although the City Hotel Tallinn building itself is relatively new by Tallinn’s medieval standards, the area where it is situated – in Paldiski Road, at the foot of Toompea Hill – is a stone’s throw from the Old Town area, the city’s administrative centre and home to its aristocracy for many years. The Old Town is now a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, having been awarded the status in 1997, and Paldiski Road leads straight into the heart of this magnificent part of the city.

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Unique Hotels Top 10 Most Interesting Facts About Tallinn

Unique Hotels Top 10 Most Interesting Facts About Tallinn

At Unique Hotels we’re justifiably proud of our four outstanding hotels – the City Hotel Tallinn, von Stackelberg Hotel Tallinn, Kreutzwald Hotel Tallinn and Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa. Our properties offer visitors a luxurious way to experience Estonian life and culture.

That said, we’re also incredibly proud of Estonia and particularly its capital Tallinn. For any visitor considering a trip to this beautiful and historical city, we hope our list of Top Ten Tallinn facts will entice you to come and stay with us!

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