Riga Old Town Hostel & Backpackers Pub

43 Valnu Str.,, Riga, Latvia, LV-1050

Overall Rating: 80

A warm welcome awaits you in our Hostel & Backpackers Pub. Awesome Local Staff. Amazing Location in Old Riga. 14 Latvian Beers on Tap. Free Walking Tour. AK Shooting. Winter Bobsled. Daily Happy Hours.

With only 26 beds we're relatively small, we provide quality service and genuine Hospitality. Our building has 6 LEVELS, the hostel is located in the top 3 levels of the building. - All Rooms have Air Conditioning - Brand New Bunk Beds - Brand New Linens, Towels and Pillows - Unbeatable Location - Super close to all the Main Transport Stops - Enchanting Spiral Staircase (5 LEVELS) - AWESOME STAFF that LOVE their job ** WE DO NOT HAVE A KITCHEN OR FRIDGE TO STORE FOOD **


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Bar
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wake-up calls


Rating Type
80 Overall
78 Atmosphere
95 Staff
99 Location
60 Cleanliness
69 Facilities
78 Safety
0 Fun
84 Value

Important Information

IMPORTANT: Any Review Before JUNE 2013 Was For The Old Hostel. OUR HOSTEL HAS NOW BEEN COMPLETELY REBUILT FROM SCRATCH... Riga's legendary backpackers hostel has now been given new life with FULL RENOVATIONS in June 2013. We have the PERFECT LOCATION in Riga Old Town near all the major attractions and transport stops. - FREE Wifi through the whole building - FREE guide map on arrival - FREE underbed security lockers with pad lock - FREE towel on your bed - FREE luggage storage after check out WARNING: You will meet people if you stay here... :) :) :) that's what traveling is all about, if your looking for quiet nights this hostel is NOT for you! ALL OUR BATHROOMS AND SHOWERS ARE PRIVATE AND LOCKABLE. NO DODGY COMMUNAL SHOWERS HERE!! We have 3 levels of hostel and 2 levels dedicated to the Backpackers Pub. The Backpackers Pub is open to the public, Its a popular hangout for locals and other backpackers visiting Riga with Daily events, Tours, Happy Hours, Latvian Beer Tasting and 14 local Beers on Tap! - No Hangovers (Not Guaranteed) FREE BREAKFAST BEER EACH DAY (8AM-11AM) ** WE DO NOT HAVE A KITCHEN OR FRIDGE TO STORE FOOD ** You can eat cheaply in Riga so there is no need to cook, our staff will give you all the recommendations on where to eat. IMPORTANT: WE ONLY ACCEPT GUESTS 18 - 45 YEARS OF AGE