Cinnamon Sally Backpackers Hostel

Merkela 1, Riga, Latvia, LV-1050

Overall Rating: 97

Social backpackers run by local and international staff. Tours, Pub Crawls, Drinks for sale. Lots of Local advice. Extra comfort female dorm for girls. !No stag parties, No guest under 17 Years! Ideal for small groups and individual travelers (40 beds max). Massive beds, large lockers, private and clean showers, free high-speed internet and WiFi, full kitchen, large sociable common room, etc.

Featuring max 40 beds Cinnamon Sally offers 1 double room, 1 family room with 1 double bed and 2 single beds, 1 four bed dorm, 2 six bed dorms and 2 eight bed dorms. All shared rooms have large lockers free of charge. * Free locker for shared rooms * Free access to fully equipped kitchen * Free tea & coffee * Free Internet and WiFi * Free map of Riga All rooms have shared facilities. All bathrooms are private and lockable.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Outside area
  • Pets allowed


Rating Type
97 Overall
99 Atmosphere
98 Staff
95 Location
98 Cleanliness
98 Facilities
95 Safety
0 Fun
98 Value

Important Information

LOCATION: Right between the Old Town and the Centre of Riga, few minute walk from all main transport hubs and steps away from a supermarket, Cinnamon Sally probably has the best location in town. COMFORT: Fresh made beds with big towels, big lockers for shared rooms. All the showers are private and lockable. Free internet and high speed WiFi in the entire hostel, 12 PM check-out. SOCIALIZING: A big and comfortable common room and a fully equipped kitchen is there for you to socialize and enjoy a cold beer from Cinnamon Sally's Beer Fridge. !!! !!! !!! NO STAG PARTIES ARE ALLOWED IN THE HOSTEL!!! !!! !!! !!! NO GUESTS UNDER 17 YEARS ARE ALLOWED IN THE HOSTEL !!! INFORMATION: Information on Riga and Latvia is supplied and updated by staff who are locals with plenty of hostel experience and good language skills. You will receive a free map of Riga upon your arrival and enough information to get you around Riga for a few exciting and informative days. TOURS: If you fancy something a bit more active the staff will take you to unload a few rounds with AK47 or take you to the national park to slide down the bobsled track in a real bobsled with the Olympic champions. In the summer you can bungee jump out of a cable car or have a relaxing day canoeing down the stream on Gauja river.