Our opinion… One of the best hotels in Riga.
Location… Located in the centre of Riga next to the 2 main parks. This gives the hotel an almost tranquil setting, despite the hustle and bustle of downtown Riga being only around the corner.
Accommodation… Rooms are well appointed and in addition to plush bedding, each of the rooms comes with free high-speed, wireless Internet access, mini bar and television with pay-per-view movies.
Facilities… There is a restaurant, bar and fitness centre featuring a Spa treatment suite.
Transport… One minute walk to nearest bus stop. 11kms from Riga airport.
Our opinion… This is a lovely luxury hotel in an ideal setting surrounded by historical monuments. It offers a pleasant relaxed atmosphere in a great part of Riga.
Location… Pils street 12, Riga, LV-1050. Attractions such as the Dome Square, Dome Cathedral, Riga Castle and Daugava River are just 200 meters from the hotel. Plus Blackheads House, St. Peter’s Church, Freedom Monument and Opera House are a 10 minute walk from the hotel.
Accommodation… All of the 56 spacious rooms have modern, elegant furnishings. All are well appointed with free WiFi & flat screen cable TV.
Facilities… Asian and European fusion are served at The Suite Restaurant, while the Suite Lounge offers cocktails and a DJ!
The hotel also features a small Spa area with sauna, steam bath, massage parlour & gym.
Our opinion… An great base to explore the jewels of Riga.
Location… Elizabetes iela 21, Rīga, LV-1010. Monika Centrum Hotels is located opposite the Kronvalda Park in the quiet centre of Riga, just a few steps from the Congress Hall.
Accommodation… 50 rooms are simply decorated with warm colours and dark wooden furniture. All have a modern bathroom with a hairdryer.
Facilities… Breakfast is served in the hotel’s stylish restaurant the Sokrats and the lounge/bar serves drinks, coffee and cocktails.
Our opinion… The Hotel Jurmala Spa is a modern luxury Spa resort located in one of Latvia's oldest and most picturesque resort. An excellent property to spend some time relaxing, but within easy reach of Riga's old town.
Location… Jurmala and is just a couple of hundred metres from the golden beaches on the shores of the Gulf of Riga.
Accommodation… Rooms are of a good size and standard, all decorated in a contemporary Scandinavian style and in excellent condition as are the bathrooms. Facilities include air-conditioning, mini bar TV and hairdryer.
Our Opinion… An excellent choice of hotel to explore Latvia's capital.
Location… The pleasant and very popular Hotel Radi Un Draugi is located in the historical area of Riga - the old town. It is close to the Latvian National Opera, concert halls, churches, museums and architectural treasures, as well as shopping centres, banks and government offices. This is an excellent place for those who wish to enjoy comfort in a relaxing, friendly atmosphere.
Accommodation… Rooms have all been totally renovated in 2010 and offer comfortable, stylish accommodation in the heart of the old town. All rooms come with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, internet connection. All are well equipped and of a good size as are the bathrooms.
Facilities… A varied buffet breakfast is served in the Cafe Moora.
Transport… 1 km to the nearest station (train)
Opera Hotel & Spa
Our opinion… An Art Nouveau building constructed in 1884 by the famous Latvian architect Janis Baumanis.
Location… Only a 5-minute walk away from Riga’s Old Town and the Latvian National Opera.
Accommodation… The elegant rooms feature flat-screen TVs, minibars and safes. Offering views of the city centre and Riga’s Opera House, they are designed in a modern Scandinavian style with natural fabrics and designer furniture.
Our opinion… The 3-star Hotel Konventa Seta is a pretty, historical property ideally located in the centre of old Riga.
Location… Kaleju Str 9/11 Riga, 1050. positioned in a historic townhouse, located in Riga’s Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Riga Cathedral is only 450 metres away.
Accommodation… 141 rooms vary in size. With wooden beams and simple design, the white decor contrasts nicely with the wooden floors and furniture. Bathrooms, although small, are well appointed.
Facilities… The traditional restaurant boasts some of the finest Latvian and international cuisine in town.
Located in the old town of Riga, Dom Square and other old town attractions are within easy walking distance of the hotel. As this is an old building that has been completely refurbished, many of the rooms are different in size however all are of an equal standard. Rooms are decorated in a comfortable modern style as are the bathrooms. As the hotel currently doesn’t have a working restaurant, breakfast is taken in a local pub situated opposite. A good quality hotel with an excellent old town location.
Our opinion… An excellent choice of hotel for those wishing to stay in central Riga.
Location… Located in the centre of Riga, close to Riga's central market and the bus/train station. This hotel is a 5-10 minute gentle stroll to the old town.
Accommodation… Rooms are of a good size and standard and decorated in light wood and natural colours. All rooms come with en-suite facilities, air conditioning, hairdryer and satellite television.
Facilities… The hotel restaurant offers a range of local Latvian and international dishes.
Clarion Collection Valdemars
Our opinion… A modern hotel in a historical building, right in the center of the vibrant and lively city of Riga. Valdemars is a completely renovated family owned hotel within the beautiful shell of an Art Nouveau building from 1901.
Location… this hotel is close to Latvian Art Museum, Freedom Monument, and Powder Tower. Area attractions also include St. Jacob's Cathedral and Great Guild Hall.
Accommodation… Clarion Collection Hotel Valdemars features spacious rooms in pastel colours furnished with wooden furniture. Each room includes a safe, work desk and parquet floor and offer flat-screen cable TV and free Wi-Fi. All bathrooms have a hairdryer.
Facilities… Guests have free access to the recreation room, which features a jacuzzi, Turkish bath, sauna and a small gym area.
The hotel also has a restaurant and lounge/bar where guests can unwind with a drink.
Ideally located in the city centre of Riga, the old town is a ten minute walk from the hotel. There is a welcoming but simple reception with a restaurant and bar. Bedrooms are accessed via lift and located on 5 floors of the building. Rooms are of a good size and all are en-suite with bright, clean bathrooms (with showers only). Bedrooms are very clean and comfortable there is an on-going refurbishment so some rooms have older furniture but all have same amenities.
Our opinion… A1 Hotel is a modern 3-star property offering stylish accommodation in Riga.
Location… Nearby places of interest include the medieval old town, Riga Castle and Riga Central Market.
Accommodation… Standard rooms are decorated in a modern style with wood floors, dark wood furniture and artwork on the walls. Some rooms feature a sitting area with an armchair. Amenities include cable/satellite TV and a work desk. Some rooms have a flat-screen TV. The en-suite bathrooms feature a walk-in shower.
Facilities… Guests can enjoy a range of drinks at the hotel bar. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity.
Transport… Gertrudes iela tram stop is located close by.