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Riga is the capital of Latvia and largest city in the Baltic States, with a population of almost seven hundred thousand people. Riga was a Hanseatic city for a long time and there are buildings of different styles of medieval architecture in the Old Town. Riga was also the largest port and one of the most important industrial, commercial, and cultural centers in the Russian Empire. The historic city center of Riga is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was chosen as a cultural capital of Europe for the coming year. Apart from the Old Town, you can visit the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia, the Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation, and the Riga Cathedral.
Riga is also a great party place. The city has a lot of clubs that operate until the early morning and you can go out and party anytime. This might be also a problem, as many visitors go to Riga for partying and if you have a noisy group at your Riga hostel, that might be not so nice, so be sure to have an idea if you go to a party Riga hostel or a quiet place.
The choice of Riga hostels is enormous and their number is constantly rising. You can even find two competing hostels in one building or next to each other. The main concentration of Riga hostels is in the Old Town and there are also many Riga hostels near the train station. The competition has driven prices very low and you can find very cheap Riga hostels; if you stay for more days, ask for a discount. If a Riga hostel does not give you any, their competitors probably will. Riga hostels have different quality and it does not depend on the price. There are some very bad Riga hostels which are not cheaper than the others so Riga is one of the cities where comparing different Riga hostel options online is a must.
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Posh Backpackers Hostel
"Posh Backpackers Hostel is an Eastern-block-style hostel. The Location The hostel is three minutes' walking distance from the coach station, right in the middle of the Central Market. You can walk to the Old Town in around five to ten minutes. Right across the hostel is a police station, so you can feel pretty safe. It is easy to find when you have a map. The neighbourhood is very simple -- nothing fancy here -- the bustle of the market...
THE NAUGHTY SQUIRREL BACKPACKERS
"My wife and I stayed at Argonaut for five days (14-18 Sept 2005). This was our second hostel stay ever, and I can tell you it was an AWESOME experience. The staff are excellent. They were always friendly, more than helpful and very easy to talk to. We made our reservation online, and had no problem with that. The small kitchen has no stove, but it is so cheap to eat in Latvia, it was really no problem. The coffeemaker is nice, and there are...
HI - Riga - Elizabeth's Hostel
"Elizabeth's hostel is just outside the old town of Riga. It's relatively close to both the railway station and bus station, and on a map it looks close, but there are underpasses and traffic lights which make it confusing to negotiate the way there. To get to the bus station, keep walking along the street and keep the Stockman department store on your left hand side, and walk towards the central market. The hostel is not very well marked...
Riga Old Town Hostel & Backpackers Pub
"First we'd like to say that we had a really great time in this hotel. The welcome is wonderful, the owners are cool and we felt at home quite quickly. Then the place is very pleasant, with the rooms, the sauna, the free Internet, and the pub. The hotel has a pretty good situation in Old Riga. If you are lost just ask George or Adam and they will tell you everything you want or you need to know. Have a nice trip in Riga and thanks for...
Friendly Fun Franks Hostel
"Friendly Fun Franks Hostel is definitely a hostel where you can count on meeting lots of other backpackers. In fact, the first thing you'll notice when you follow the hostel's directions to their front door, is the sign instructing backpackers to enter through the alley. This is a little inconvenient, as you have to be rung up from the alley each time you enter, and the people answering the bell via the intercom actually expect you to say...
"… comfortable beds in large, bright rooms. Hot shower, clean linen and towels are at your disposal. We have 24 hours security in the hostel for you and parking for your car. We are open 24 hours all year long. With so many travellers, our common room is a great chance to meet each other and share their unique stories. Our friendly staff, that speak English, is always happy to meet new travellers. A perfect addition to your rest and...
Funky Hostel & Apartments
"Very Friendly, smallish hostel with a great host Eve!! - Cosy hostel with small communal lounge with a very homely feel -- Eve (a lovely Australian lady) was a fantastic host and went out of her way to help find our way around the city with some great tips! Good location only a 10 minute walk to old town, plenty of restaurants and cafes around it with a large Rimi supermarket only two blocks away. Top level, so lots of walking up to level 5....
"Tucked away on a quiet side street, Riga Hostel offers the best of both worlds -- an incredible location and an inexpensive price. The hostel is located on the second through seventh floors of a typical old-town building (tall and narrow) in the center of old town Riga, literally within view of St. John's and St. Peter's. In the basement is a "gentleman's club," which the hostel advises against visiting (their information sheet posted on the...
"… and lively summer hostel provides plenty of private rooms with some dorms for real backpakers. You can choose between various types of rooms, including the dormitories. In the neighborhood are located some bars, pubs and restaurants, so you can eat and drink just within walking distance from the hostel. Want to visit the city and see something more. We'll help you to chose your route. We are open from 7th July until 27th of...
HI - Riga - Profitcamp Student Hostel
"The newly opened Profitcamp Hostel is located just off the main street in old town Riga. It's a bit off-putting to enter, considering you have to pass through a small alleyway into a dirty courtyard to reach the entrance of the hostel. Even worse, the strip club in the basement attracts a rather seedy crowd, making it uncomfortable for single/female travelers. After reaching the hostel entrance on the second floor of the building, you'll...
HI - Riga - Backpackers Hostel
"The stairs are steep if you are drunk. It is noisy because of the train station and buses, etc. Good location. It could be very busy in the summer. The price is reasonable, the staff friendly. It's nice to have a bar but the club next door can be noisy." … "Trap to avoid! - Unfriendly, rude staff. Weird (when not absent) receptionist. Filthy rooms and bed sheets. And you're expected to pay for all this? We checked out and did not...
Central Hostel Riga
"Nothing special - The price is cheap, and they even offer free breakfast. For other things like environment and wifi, i would say it is fair." … "Cheap and central - Absolutely no difficulty to find Central Hostel in RIGA. Friendly staff and kitchen facilities (microwave oven, everything for own lunch). 1 small bathroom and 2 WC. Free internet access and WiFi. TV. I could find few people to talk with (Russians). Warm enough in spite of...
Doma Hostel Riga - Old Town centre
"… ride on an olympic bobsled track, free winter ice skating, best views of all Latvia - level 26, skyline bar. Come and visit for 2 days or twenty two. Just come and say G'day. You will be pleasantly surprised with Riga. Fair dinkum mate. Facilities: * Free old town map on arrival with places of interest * Free traveler-guide * Hostel notice boards with local events * Chill out room, satellite TV * Free internet...
HI - Riga - Dome Pearl Hostel
"An unassuming hostel in a beautiful old building right near the Dom in Old Town, Dome Pearl Hostel is well situated but still a fifteen-minute walk from the bus/train stations. This hostel is purely functional -- besides two couches in the reception area, the hostel lacks common social areas and thus attracts a quieter, older crowd. Some of the amenities include wireless internet, one computer for general use, microwave, electric teapot,...
HI - Riga - Backpackers Planet Hostel
"… is really great – area of Central Market, it is just in 2 minutes from International Bus Station and Train Station, from Old Riga it is just in 5 minutes by walking, just in 3 minutes from bus station of bus number 22 (if our guests are going from the airport). Our building is consists from 4 floors: on the first floor is located Beer & Snack Bar and Cafe (there we will organize breakfast for our guests if they will order it). On...
Best Hostel Riga
"… are neutrally decorated in a friendly style and are equipped with central heating. Four-bed and six-bed bedrooms are available, close to the rooms guests may find shared facilities equipped with new shower booths and bathroom fixtures. Free lockers and luggage storage room are also included in the price. In addition, we may offer you accommodation in a double/twin room with private facilities and cable TV. At your desire, you may...
Central Dome Hostel
"… their meals and there are a number of shops and cafes in the area. Hostel offers guided tours of the city in English and trips around Latvia can also be arranged for small groups. Please note: Cancellation policy: 48h advance notice Payment upon arrival by cash or credit cards Check in from 14.00 Check out before 12.00 Breakfast not included Taxes included We are open to all nationalities and we also accept group...
"… visit Doma church, 13th century, which has one of the biggest working church organs in Europe - over 6,000 organ pipes. Visit Soviet style central markets, opera house, sip herbal tea in one of the many cafes, sit in one of the parks. Drink vodka like the locals still do. Dorm rooms face the main square. Easy walk from main bus and train station. Ask us for a list of non tourist night clubs and cheap eat places. Rigaoutthere and...
"… a tent in the area near by hostel. As well there is volleyball ground and play ground for kids. Hostel capacity is about 30 persons, what make feel every guest comfortable and cosily. Free: Fridge Microwave Teapot Cabel TV at rest room Internet at rest room, wi-fi Parking place Bicycle Parking Linen Barbecue area and grill Internet Access Safety box Facilities Breakfest not included ( 5 EUR per person) towels...
Central Park Hostel
"… FREE our 3 computers with INTERNET connection in the kitchen or WI FI Internet for your laptop that is available in every room. Each room is also fitted with a strongbox for your safety. It is easy to come to us either by car or by bus. And it is one of the very few places where YOU CAN PARK YOUR BUS in the nearby parking lot. Any of you, who have stayed in our hostel, will be willing to come back because the good price is...
"Very Happy - the staff was very accommodating and fantastic to me. I enjoyed my stay (25 days) there very much. it is clean and the building quite warm after the heat was turned on. no problem ever getting to the center daily by bus. my only wish would be for in-room WI-FI needing a computer as i do for contacts." … "… - Communal payments are included into the price - Each floor has shared kitchen, bathrooms and toilets -...
Cinnamon Sally Backpackers Hostel
"Cinnamon Sally Backpackers hostel is one of the best places to stay in Riga. The staff are pretty friendly and the facilities are very good. They have a free computer and Wi-Fi to use, plus there is a McDonald's downstairs for anyone who's feeling a bit too lazy to cook and not adventurous enough to go out and discover some of the nice restaurants and cafes in Riga. There is no free breakfast here but they do have free tea and coffee. The...
Red Nose Hostel
"… to female or men only dorms, singles and doubles! Each room has a unique painting of Red Nose man done by a Latvian artist, close friend of ours. Rooms are clean and bright with stunning views of Old Riga. Shared WC&shower facilities on each floor. Some floors have little self-service in-room guest kitchens for basic food preparation. Breakfast available next door at Paddy Whelans Irish Pub. - Bed linen included - Free Wi-Fi...
Argonaut Hostel & Apartments
"… most popular City Centre of Riga away from striptease clubs. We are near a Supermarket, Cafes, and boutique shops. 900 mtrs from the Riga Bus Station and 600 mtrs from Riga Train Station. 500 Mtrs from the very popular Riga Opera House. During 2011 we continue to be the best hostel for a good night sleep and for partying outside with locals. Fred the Manager of the hostel frequently takes guests to really nice local bars, cafes, and...
Riga Style Hostel
"… top floor of a 100 year old historic building. You can see skyline of Old Riga towers and charming chimneys from dorms' windows. Hostel beautifully combines world metropolis with design and comfort. Among all rooms we have two special ones: - Riga dorm, that represents the capital you stay in. - Double room Bora Bora for couples in love. It looks more like stylish cafeteria in hostel kitchen and common room is real youth living...
Teddy Bear Hostel Riga
"… Riga, family owned, small and peaceful, Teddy's hostel provides almost every amenity you might be looking for: free Wi-Fi Internet, free guest PC, free tea & coffee, bicycle hire, free simple breakfast, 24 hour reception. You will get plenty of insider information on what's special going on here in Riga! Full payment is due upon arrival. Cash and credit/debit cards (Visa, MasterCard) accepted . Check-in: from noon,...
"… will be served with a friendly attitude and a homely atmosphere. A soft single bed, fresh linens and a towel, free WiFi and a parking place for Your car will be ready for you ! Kitchen, fridge, WC and shower are shared facilities, but 24-hour reception will be ready to assist You with a help You might need to make Your holiday nice and save. Check in is from 14:00 till 18:00. If You want come later, please, inform us about it. The...
"… the great Latvian herbal teas. We have special parking for motorcycles. We have small bar with snacks and really tasty Latvian beer. We are located very close to Riga center. Hostel is surrounded by shops, cafes and other attraction places. Public transport is also nearby. Please note: Cancellation Policy: 1 day before the arrival Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash / credit cards Check In: 14.00 pm Check Out:...
"… stations - it takes only 15 minutes on foot! We offer different type of accommodation. All of our rooms have been newly renovated, are neutrally decorated in a friendly style and are equipped with central heating. Four-bed and six-bed bedrooms are available, close to the rooms guests may find shared facilities equipped with new shower booths and bathroom fixtures. Free lockers and luggage storage room are also included in the price....
Seagulls Garret Hostel
"… bunk beds in the city. Any little thing is crucial, so lock it with free key in a non-mesh and fully metal secure locker beneath your bad. Especially for ladies we have female-only bathroom and dorm. Soon the outdoor terrace, with direct access from the second floor, will be an excellent addition to sweet days in Riga Seagulls Garret Hostel has 4 levels allocated among 8 rooms, with addition of one great common floor with bar...
Alta Hostel Riga
"… pay later! Payment will be taken only on arrival. With the exception of pre – paid/ non – reimbursable service, if you need confirmation for embassies in obtaining a visa. * 24 – hour reception; * Free wireless internet access (WiFi) throughout the hotel; * bed linen and towels; * map of Riga (free of charge) * hairdryer; * iron and ironing – board (upon request); * parking facilities (for an additional fee)....
Big Bed Hostel
"Cheap and not very clean - The hotel is cheap and basic. The lack of normal common space and the dirty rooms and showers are annoying. However, the location and the free breakfast are good." … "… are: double/twin. Double twin rooms come with a double bed or two single beds. Bed sheets and linen are provided. Great Facilities: FREE basic breakfast FREE WiFi in every room FREE city map and tips on what to do FREE use of...
"… spend your money and time on sightseeing because all the sights are closely located to Mr. Hostel. We can offer you 25 sleeping accommodations. Our prices start at 8€. Despite that we provide maximum comfort close to home conditions. In the kitchen you can drink a cup of coffee and heat up your food in any time of the day. Bathrooms have everything you need to refresh yourself. Riga is one of the most beautiful cities of Europe...
HI - Riga - Turiba Hostel
"Hostel Turiba is a great value!!! The hostel is far away from the city center but it is not a problem. Nearby there are one trolley bus line to go to the old town (15 minutes) and a train line to go to the train and bus station. The hostel's area is very safe!!" … "We stayed at the Turiba for 10 days and all we can say is that it is a very good place to stay if you are a tourist in Riga. The toilets and showers are always clean and the...
"Our hostel is located on Valnu Street - one of the oldest streets of Vecriga (Old Riga). The hostel is a 10 minute walk from the most interesting and historical places of the city - The House of Blackheads, City Council, the Dome square, Gunpowder Tower and many other top spots. 'Kamielis' is also the closest hostel to the Central Railway station and Buss Terminal. Our hostel might become a second home for 14 guests." …...
"… it is available in your rooms and all the common areas. Each room has cable TV with variety of programms. We are children friendly hostel and baby coats are free on request. FOOD & BEVERAGE We offer you a fully equipped with cups, bowls, pans, fridge, microwave and spacious common kitchen where you can cook and fix up your own meal, but if you are too tired or lazy to do it your self, there is an option of having breakfast...
Baltic City Hostel
"… female guests. The guests have an access to a gaming room, free luggage check-room, 24-hour front desk and the massage parlor for a separate charge. IMPORTANT: This property will contact you after your booking is made to request the remaining amount prior to arrival. The total price of the reservation will be charged on the day of booking. In case of later cancellation or no-show, we will keep only the first night as...
"… busiest streets with lots of shops and nightspots and within walking distance from central bus and train stations.Old Town is 10-15 minutes by foot from us.Most of the rooms are newly decorated and with new beds,all rooms have windows to the yard side of the building,so it's a quiet place to be in. VICTORYHOSTEL Apartments are situated in the heart of Riga: near the train station, bus station. Near the market and shopping centers...
Ramavas 9, Ramava
"Excellent value hotel, though staff could be more cheerful - We spent four nights here exploring Riga and surrounds. The hotel/lobby/breakfast room/hotel room was spotless. The hotel is not too far to the old town by foot (one-and-a-half kilometers), though you can catch the trolleybuses to the train/bus stations/city. It is not a party/meeting place for those who might be used to the hostel scene (but this was perfect for us). The room had...
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