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Old Riga Hotel Vecriga

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Redmond, Washington
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96 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I went on an exploration of Riga and left the hubbies at home. This is exactly what we wanted in a hotel. Super location in Old Town, budget hotel, clean rooms, comfy beds and nice service. The hotel exceeded expectations in that we didn't know that breakfast was included. Bring your earplugs, just in case there is... More 

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Murmansk, Russia
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Poor breakfast, same every day. Rubber-like, cold pancakes. Tiny old fashioned rooms, no parking. Hot water takes few minutes to become hot. Closest parking is twenty euro per day. Good location. Room shoes provided :)

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Bonaire
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26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great place. A great reasonably priced charming newly redone hotel. Helpful staff, they will take care of you . This hotel is a hidden gem , just like Riga itself. Easy to get to from the airport. Get on the bus 22 , just on the other side of the small airport parking lot. Pay the driver, about 2 Euros,... More 

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. More 

Curacao
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65 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The hotel located on a side street in Old town Riga. The bedroom and bathroom are modern with nice bedding and good shower. Wifi was included in the room rate and fast. Breakfast was extra, costed about 10 USD. The food spread was adequate. I would like it better if there were less noises and more ventilation. No A/C and... More 

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your comment, we are happy that most you like in hotel. We will prove our quality and make our best. Hope you enjoy to stay in Riga. Kind Regard More 

Brightwaters, Australia
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here. Charming room, the only down side being the climb up the stairs. Breakfast was good and the staff very pleasant. When we arrived at 2am due to a delayed flight from Luton there was a friendly person on reception! All in all - great.

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. More 

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This hotel is in an perfect site for exploring the Old Town. As with many hotels in this area, it has no elevator or porter. Although it's only 3 stories, with a "dicky" knee, it's a bit of a struggle with your luggage. Our room was on the third story! Our room was large and clean. Unfortunately our mini refridgerator... More 

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. More 

Hampshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We stayed for a long weekend and found the receptionists very welcoming and pleasant. The hotel is down a cobbled pedestrian alleyway (not unlike the rest of the old town) and I was worried it may be unsafe at night. On the contrary, we (2 women) felt completely safe and it was very well lit. The main attractions are no... More 

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. More 

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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We were 4 family members on a girls trip to Riga. This hotel has the perfect location, near lots of shops and restaurants. Its a quiet hotel not a party hotel 😊 and perfect for us since as youngest was 14 to grandmother of 59 years. Nice friendly staff and ok breakfast.

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VecrigaHotel, Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our hotel! Hope to see you again! More 

Breda, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Simple and small but situated just in the centre, in Old city. Convenient for everything: there are lots of shops, museums, clubs & bars in the neighbourhood just in 2-5min walk. The hotel is situated in a narrow street just outside the main streets so it is really quite at night. Rooms are quite small and simply decorated but have... More 

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VecrigaHotel, Front Office Manager at Old Riga Hotel Vecriga, responded to this review

Thank you very much for such a wonderful review! More 

Malaysia
1 review
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel nestled down a small, quiet cobbled lane in the heart of the old town. My boyfriend and I stayed for 3 nights and found everything we needed to be within walking distance. We had the an attic corner room which was spacious, as was the bathroom. The hotel is very clean and traditional which is just what we... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vecriga in Latvian means "Old Riga." The romance of the medieval ages together with 21st century comfort, warm welcome and personal attention to every guest have made the hotel popular among tourists and business travellers. Hotel boasts an extensive collection of contemporary artwork, which is considered to be one of the finest in Riga. Hotel celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2009. Quite a few famous people stayed in our hotel during these years: Dalai Lama, John Malcovich, Harry Harrison, Vladimir Molchanov, Tamara Gvardciteli and others. Hotel’s guestbook has numerous autographs and comments from well-known artists, politicians, writers, scientists and musician. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Riga Hotel Vecriga

Address: Gleznotaju iela 12-14, Riga 1050, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: RM223 - RM2,337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Riga Hotel Vecriga 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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#40 Luxury Hotel in Riga
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“No elevator so if you don't want to carry luggage up the stairs, ask for room look out at the court yard.”
 of 5 bubbles SofiaReiziger, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one at the back of the hotel to lessen street noise”
 of 5 bubbles T8923EIdavef, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“The choice of rooms is limited due to the size of the hotel. The ones facing the yard are really quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles NaRaNl, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms are quieter. No 31 was a good size, but not much of a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 660martins, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“To avoid hauling suitcases up narrow stairways, request a ground-floor room that opens onto the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles robertbG160YM, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
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