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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

- Excellent security via key card - Plenty of bathrooms - Spacious storage in rooms with lock and key - Very cosy living area to chill out which doubles as a starting point for the bar crawls at night time. - Excellent atmosphere - Excellent location. - Just excellent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel, Really welcoming, it's ideally located. The staff is charming and gives you all the information needed. When we came in the hostess made us a shot of black balsam because it's an tradition, it made us feel at home straightaway. The showers and rooms are clean and confy. The atmosphere is great. You have the real backpackers experience...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good hostel - close to old town, bus & train stations, supermarket, bars, restaurants, and takeaways. The staff were very friendly and helpful. When we were in the common area we witnessed them constantly chatting with guests and making suggestions on things to see and do. Activities such as going to the hockey organised. Cheap beer at happy hour....

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George Town, Grand Cayman
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I had a lot of fun at the Naughty Squirrel. The local staff were great, giving helpful tips and contributing to an overall warm and inviting atmosphere. I joined the pub crawl on both nights. These types of experiences can be a hit or miss depending on the crowd. In my case the crowd was splendid with a nutty bunch...

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great hostel, stayed for 3 days at the start of January. Although it was a little empty because of the time of year, the staff really went out of there way to provide a great atmosphere. Rooms were great and whole hostel super clean. 10/10 would stay again.

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Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had a great Time at the Hostel. It is very good located and has very nice rooms. The staff is wonderful, they are very helpful and friendly and always had good tips for our daily trips. They organized a great New Years Eve, they cooked some great food for that. The every day activities are a lot of fun...

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel is owned by Aussies and those guys are to be trusted with hostels! Great vibes, great staff, great location... they have fussball and even Netflix which was nice when it was -16 outside!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Excellent hostel, one of the best my friends and I have ever stayed in (in and out of Europe). The staff were very friendly throughout our stay and more than happy to answer questions/ suggest places to go. The dorm we stayed in was spacious and clean (beds with curtains on), and there were good security lockers under each bed....

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This hostel in the old town of Riga is fantastic. With super friendly staff who are happy to help you find just what you want to explore and talk to you about life in Riga. Very clean, good sized rooms, secure hostel with a naturally welcoming feel and comfy beds. It's easy to step out and explore the old town...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

This definitely one of the best hostels on this planet! No just because the location is super central, the hostel in exceptionally clean or the atmosphere is great...it is because of the squirrels (how the staff calls themselves)! Thanks a lot girls for amazing, funny 3 days in Riga! Thanks to Katharina for being our welcome and good morning squirrel...

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Aussie owned Backpackers in the Heart of the Old Town. Only 300m to Main Square, Airport Bus, Central Markets, Bus Station, Supermarkets and many Bars/Restaurants. AK47 Shooting, Bobsled, Free Walking Tours, Pub Crawls, Latvian Food Nights, Karaoke, Husky Dog Sledding, Daily Happy Hours, Latvian Beer Tastings and much more! Voted No.1 Hostel in Latvia 2009 and 2010.A Genuine Backpackers for Real Travellers !!!!!** NO STAG PARTIES ALLOWED **Clean, Secure and Fun backpackers hostel in Old Riga for small groups and solo travellers. We are a true backpackers with friendly local staff that will help you 24hrs.** Female Only Dorms Available!! Our prices include all taxes, all linens and your bed already made for you... PLUS a FRESH TOWEL!!- FREE internet and WIFI- FREE lockers and locks- FREE Foosball Table- FREE shower and hand soap- FREE tea all day- FREE guide map- FREE popcorn & gumibears (Movie Nights)- FREE good times and awesome memories. We offer you TWO common rooms to meet other backpackers and a fully equipped KITCHEN for cooking 24 hours. All dorm rooms have large security lockers under each bed that can fit your whole backpack. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Naughty Squirrel Backpackers

Address: Kaleju iela 50 | Old Town, Riga 1050, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: ₹ 739 - ₹ 2,621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Dorm was spacious, clean and with comfy beds :)”
 of 5 bubbles rosielight, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the hallway washing sinks, I suspect these places can get a bit noisy”
 of 5 bubbles JimBoonie, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a 4 person private room! Seriously good!”
 of 5 bubbles jamie123452015, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“I was shocked at how nice the private room was!”
 of 5 bubbles johnathans803, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Send a direct mail to the hostel and they will ensure your accomodation perfectly fits your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles 71maximl, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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