Looming Hostel

Looming is a cosy hostel with a unique retro interior and atmosphere. It holds the environment and recycling in high regard. It is located in the attic of the Creative Centre Carnation and its corridors and gallery showcase rotating exhibitions. In addition to accommodation, the hostel has:

- bikes for hire

- a car park

- a small library

- hammocks

- creative activities and workshops

- breakfast

- WiFi.

- a small shop

- train station is a 7 minute walk away and the bus station 15 minutes away

- pool, AHHAA, the old town, the Emajõgi, shops 5–15 minutes away

- etc.

All bed linen at the hostel is washed using allergen-free washing powder and is not ironed. All of the cleaning products bear ecolabels.

  • Ecolabel Green key

Features and amenities


Kastani tänav 38, Tartu

Getting there

From the train station (550 m):
facing away from the train station, start walking right down Vaksali street; turn left to the second street (Vanemuine) and then right at the first intersection (Kastani). The hostel is located on the left hand side, in a green Art Nouveau building.
The entrance is in the courtyard from the first door, with the sign 'Looming' above the door.

When coming by bus, some buses (Sebe, for example) stop at the Pauluse bus stop if requested; the stop is located 180 m from the hostel.


  • Signposted
  • By public transport
  • By car
  • Sealed access road

Stops nearby

Bus: Pauluse
Train: Tartu (Vaksali)


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