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Central Hostel Riga

E. Birznieka-Upisa iela 20, Riga, Latvia, Distance from city centre: 1.8km

Rating: 85% from 16 reviews

  • 82%Atmosphere
  • 87%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 91%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • They need a bit of an update when it comes to the interior but it was clean, the front desk was extremely helpful and managed to find us an amazing night out. The area is relatively safe but it is a little sketchy because it's near the bus and train stations. Overall, I would stay here again!
  • 83%
  • 22 Feb 2014 Anonymous Canada
  • The best hostel I've ever stayed - I hope to come there again
  • 100%
  • 06 Jan 2014 tatiana Russia
  • Lockers are deep but tight. Breakfast was OK, but it could be better if the staff put milk bottles beside the juice bottles. The staff was despotic (indifferent, cold-behaved, arrogant). It's clear that I hadn't contact with the owner, otherwise, foreign guests are not exactly "welcome" but situated in their own reality by the staff conducting like "well... come" (I don't care, anyway). I would like to know if the treatment for guest are different according to their stereotype / nights to stay.
  • 71%
  • 20 Dec 2013 Anonymous Mexico
  • Good location, near to bus station and train station, as well the proximity to the city center. Cute little hosts, nice people.
  • 77%
  • 20 Oct 2013 Saale Estonia
  • It's a little bit far from the bus terminal, need to walk about 10-15 minutes, but there are some shopping malls on the way, especially there are supermarkets in the shopping malls. Even though the location is not so good, but we like the atmosphere there, they have 2 living rooms and one kitchen, guests can sit in any one of them, enjoy our reading or surfing the internet, feel cozy. We checked out before noon, and stayed in the living room till late afternoon and took the bus to Vilnius.
  • 83%
  • 18 Jul 2013 Anonymous Taiwan
  • We liked staying at the hostel and our room was clean. Unfortunately the bathroom facilities were more dirty and there were blankets in the floors which hadn't been changed in a while. Selection for breakfast was fine! The staff were friendly but not that friendly but would definitely consider living there again when visiting Riga again :)
  • 74%
  • 13 Jul 2013 Sara Denmark
  • The hostel is very nice and clean. The staff is really friendly and helpful. I appreciated their directions from the airport because I arrived very late but arrived to the hostel without any difficulty. The breakfast is basic but very filling. I would stay here again. Thank you!
  • 91%
  • 21 Apr 2013 Anonymous USA
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