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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I only spent a few hours there - arrived in the evening and left in the morning. It was easy to find, less than 10 minutes from the train station and same distance from the airport bus stop. The receptionist was very professional and went through some aspects that even some hotels fail to point out. My room was on...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Very nice, big triple room on the last floor of the hostel. Everything in hostel was clean, nice, the staff was very nice and helpful. Just a few steps from old town, but not close enough to hear all noices from there. Private parking for free

Thank Aga_Warsaw_Poland
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my 2 night stay here at central hostel, good location, room was good size and clean. The young lady at reception was very helpful and spoke excellent english, unfort i didnt get her name (arrived late afternoon on 31/05/16). Was bit hard to find hostel at first! Easiest way to get there is to travel to riga main train...

Thank Johnbailey1988
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

The hostel is in a great location, about 1km walk to Old Town! It's cheap but really quaint! The rooms are hippie chic and there is an inviting kitchen and lounge area. The bathroom was not cleaned as regularly as liked but it was acceptable for a sharing bathroom. The staff was there but were sometimes distant, at key times...

1Thank Allyson E
Delft, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This hostel actually exists of one reception/common room and several apartments. Each apartment contains about 3-6 rooms and 1-2 bathrooms. Our "apartment" had 3 hostel rooms and 1 bathroom, which was a bit annoying in the morning. Also the beds in this hostel were "meh". Also, please note this hostel no longer provides free breakfast. But overal, it was just...

1Thank simon190
Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 8 January 2016

I stayed for one night in a single room - it was warm, clean, the interior was nice and comfortable, the free wifi was good and the workers were very helpful. Very good location as well. A very positive experience, especially compared to some other hostels in Riga!

Thank kreisveld
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

I spent 3 nights there . Very clean ,family feelings ,good relations with other people from all over the world. Very central price .the Near to old town ; shopping mall, bus stop . It is very cheap .good services

Thank Mohamed K
Reviewed 26 October 2015

A best budget place to stay in Riga for a couple of nights. A very friendly staff, a very cozy place. Location is perfect. Even if you need to checkout at noon and leave the city in the evening, and it's cold outside - you have a lot of space where stay, have tea, use wi-fi or read a book,...

Thank laviniya
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

I really liked everything. Very good value for money. Very clean and quiet. Just a jump far away from old town. Close to two shopping malls, market, train and bus station... Great location. The only cons from my point of view is the small kitchen. Nothing else. I strongly recommend this hostel to stay in!

Thank Bea G
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Liked: Everything! :) The location (quick way to market, city centre and train/bus station), friendly staff, included breakfast, really nice rooms, fully equipped kitchen, good beds, cleanliness, security (safe place, lockers), laundry service. We stayed longer than originally planned. Definitely recommended! :)

Thank aykayDD

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Additional Information about Central Hostel

Address: Ernesta Birznieka-Upisha iela 20, Riga 1050, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: RM49 - RM137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Central Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Just avoid upstairs beds if you need to pee during the night :)”
 of 5 bubbles L0UP0, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the top floor are hot”
 of 5 bubbles melainL, 14 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Room 7 is the biggest for a private”
 of 5 bubbles 656melaniep, 6 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Room on the top (3rd) floor have a common area but lots of stairs. Rooms on the reception floor are more modern and have less stairs to walk up to.”
 of 5 bubbles AlexiaB4, 16 Jan 2013 | Read review
“any room is good!”
 of 5 bubbles VeraM927, 6 Sep 2012 | Read review
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