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Riga Backpackers Hostel

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Mechelen, Belgium
Reviewed 23 June 2011

Fire exit of room 3 and 4 is blocked by room 5. Floor of bathroom always wet; no wall plug in bathroom. Wall plug only available under the table: for shaving, or for, woman hairdrying, you have to creep on hands and feet. TV in rooms are without TV-signal. Old worn out window doesn't close normally. Dangerous way to rooms...

2Thank Mechelaar2002
Reviewed 12 September 2010

Staff kept on partying until past midnight, although my room was close to the reception and I asked them several times politely to be more quiet. Finally I had to make my point clear in a rough way, until they stopped. The room was not clean. It was small and beds+sheets are very basic. There is no kitchen and no...

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Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 29 August 2010

the day I arrived and check in in this hostel after 30 minutes walking outside when I come back I found that my bag passport and various electronic was stolen from my room# the worst part is people working in the hostel dont speak english and they dont seem to be helpful at all I do not .. I repeat...

1Thank coolinen
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 22 August 2010

I do not recomend staying in this hostel: 1. rooms dirty, ensuite toilet - terribly dirty!!! we stayed there for 4 nights and the room+bathroom werent cleaned during this time! 2. no hot water and poor condition of shower 3.they do not accept credit cards. 4. THE MOST IMPORTANT - THE HOSTEL IS NOT SAFE - no lockers in rooms...

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Reviewed 5 June 2010

Pictures on internet did not represent actual place. Never make a paid reservation without having actually seen the place, otherwise you will lose your money like happened to me. There is a reason for having paid reservations, get your money if you don't like it! Room was small, smell like mold, windows opened letting in mosquitoes. We walked out. I...

1Thank BunnyBearBrooklyn

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Additional Information about Riga Backpackers Hostel

Address: 6 Marstelu St, Riga, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: ₹ 3,179 - ₹ 3,532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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