TOP 10 Cool Hotels in Riga (from cheap to luxury)
As a local, I am frequently asked about where to stay in Riga. Since I have worked in the Latvia tourism industry for more than 10 years, I can recommend several hotels, which offer a high class of comfort, but at the same time are budget friendly (even some of the best 4* hotels won’t cost you more than 50 EUR per night per person). All of the hotels listed below are located in the centre of Riga or within 15 min driving distance from the city centre. All prices mentioned in the review were valid for an overnight stay from 7 to 8 September 2018, and are based for a double room (source – Booking.com).
This 3* hotel is located in the quiet residential district “Ziepniekkalns”, just 5 km away from the city centre (15 min bus ride).
Prices for a double room per night: from 31 EUR including breakfast.
Located in the historical residential district “Agelnskalns”, this 3* hotel is just 3 km away from the city centre (10 min bus or tram ride).
Prices for a double room per night: from 50 EUR including breakfast.
The 4-star Superior Bellevue Park Hotel
Prices for a double room per night: from 51 EUR including breakfast.
Rixwell Elefant Hotel is a 4-star superior hotel and it is
Prices for a double room per night: from 69 EUR including breakfast.
The Boutique Hotel
Prices for a double room per night: from 79 EUR including breakfast.
The Europa Royale Riga Hotel is located in the city centre of Riga, just 400 m from the Old Town. The hotel rooms are spacious and feature a traditional interior design with wooden furniture. Each has a large seating area, a safe, as well as a work desk. Guests also have access to the Royale’s sauna.
Prices for a double room per night: from 80 EUR including breakfast.
Located on Ķīpsala Island on the
Price for a double room per night: from 81 EUR including breakfast.
Hestia Hotel Jugend is located in the Art Nouveau district of Riga, a 10-minute walk from the historic Old Town. It offers an on-site SPA Center and rooms with a classic interior design.
Price for a double room per night: from 91 EUR including breakfast.
Old Riga Hotel Vecriga is located in a 15th-century building in the heart of
Price for a double room per night: from 92 EUR including breakfast.
If you are looking for a luxury hotel in Riga, this place is for you. Located in front of the Latvian National Opera, Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga features a spa centre and sauna. The hotel has a fitness centre and indoor swimming pool, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar.
Price for a double room per night: from 238 EUR including breakfast and access to the fitness centre and indoor swimming pool.
Note that the links to hotels are referral links, meaning, at no extra cost for you, I will earn small commissions from your booking that will help to reduce the costs of running this blog. The hotel list was created by myself, including my own criteria: price, stars 3*-5*, guests rating: minimum 8 out of 10. Thank you!
P.S. To avoid taxi scams in Riga, I highly recommend to read my guide about how to get from Riga airport to city centre.