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Days Hotel Riga VEF
Ranked #56 of 109 Hotels in Riga
Saipan, Mariana Islands
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“Very good value for city trip or business stay”
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Very good hotel not far from the Historic centre, located on the city's key road Brivibas that leads straight to the Old Town. Public transport stop is just in front of the hotel so you need 10 min. to get to the centre. Reception service is good if there is no crowd, usually one receptionist only, speaks RUS/ENG. Room was clean, spacious, non-smoking and quiet (window was to the opposite side of Brivibas drive), well maintained shower, beds comfy and TV offers a wide range of channels in many languages. Free and fast wireless internet available in the room. Small grocery store is nearby, if you need that, and open till late hours. Free parking in the front of the hotel and secured underground for 5 EUR fee per night.

Never tried a breakfast, thus no opinion on that.

Generally nothing to say from negative side, however, please be careful when using underground parking: lack of space there, very narrow galleries and a lot of columns.

Almost excellent short-term stay taking into account the rate - I got double/twin for 32.50 EUR incl. parking per night.

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled with friends
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DaysHotelRigaVEF, Manager at Days Hotel Riga VEF, responded to this review, 13 November 2012
Thank you for taking time to share your feedback of your business stay in Days Hotel Riga VEF! We appreciate your positive comments about amenities, services, team and location of the hotel. You are absolutelly right that the city centre is easy reachable by public transport, as the tram, bus and trolleybus stops are just few steps from the hotel entrance. Regarding underground parking, i must say that it is a Standard size parking with few columns, which is suitable for up to 20 automobiles. It is possible to use parking next to the hotel during your next stay, if you feel that underground parking has a lack of space. Hope to see you back in Days Hotel Riga VEF!

Ineta Krankale
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Reviewed 17 May 2012

Plus: reasonable equiped rooms with free wi-fi; correct location, if your morning starts from business visits on right bank of Daugava - you should not pass traffics over the brides, which might be terrible during morning hours; lot of parking space; reasonable breakfast
Minus: winter period restaurant worked till 21.00 only ( ! ) - having in consideration, not much places to eat around ( you need to take taxi to city center ) - it's not acceptable at all, especially when business travelers came late and no chance even to take a glass of beer, However in summer period works longer, but still...

Staying here regularly on business purposes, as a result of well balanced quality/price ratio and proximity on locations need to visit. Will not stay for city trips here, as might find better locations in city center.

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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled on business
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DaysHotelRigaVEF, General Manager at Days Hotel Riga VEF, responded to this review, 30 November 2012
Thank you for sharing your feedback and choosing Days Hotel Riga VEF for your business stays in Riga! Our restaurant is open daily from 7:00 – 22:00 all seasons, but it can be closed earlier if there are banquets, special group bookings or events in the restaurant. If so, you are always welcome at the Reception. Receptionist will provide you with information about closest places for dinner outside the hotel.
I am glad to hear that you found our hotel to be pleasant and comfortable for you! Hope to see you back in Days Hotel Riga VEF soon!
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Valletta, Malta
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Reviewed 11 May 2012

I have stayed in Days Hotel on a number of business occasions and I enjoyed it's boutique style décor and found the breakfast quite good. The rooms are quite big and spacious, clean and tidy. It was also quite, for me when I'm travelling on business its essential. However the ensuite toiletries are a bit of a let down, I'd say bring your own. The rate was very favourable and whereas it's not ideal if you're a tourist and want to stay in the centre, it was perfect location for my stay.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled on business
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DaysHotelRigaVEF, General Manager at Days Hotel Riga VEF, responded to this review, 30 April 2013
Thank you for your feedback! It is pleasure to read our regular client comments of our hotel. We are glad you enjoy your stays with us and thank you for appreciating our services and amenities.

There are complimentary sets of toiletries in Comfort and DeLuxe category rooms, consisting of hair & body gel, body lotion, soap and shower cap, however we are planning to add some items of personal care in DeLuxe category rooms in the nearest future. You may also be interested to know that we are planning to complete the reconstruction of our restaurant in May 2013, so it would be pleasure to welcome you back after our reconstruction is completed.

Hope to welcome you back soon!

Maris Bushs
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

I have stayed at the Days in Riga a number of times whilst travelling on business. It’s good value for money, no frills type of hotel but they do try to make it somewhat more pleasant than your average budget hotel. The rooms are clean and reasonably spacious. The bathrooms look a little tired but is perfectly acceptable. The staff that I have come in to contact have, on the whole, been polite and efficient if not the friendliest of hotel staff on earth. The restaurant is reasonable by Riga standards although on one occasion I did suffer poor service from staff who seemed offended that I had arrived 30 minutes before the kitchen closed. At one point the waiter refused to bring me another drink even though I was still waiting for my main course!
The location is a little out of town if you want to see the sites that Riga has to offer but public transport is fairly easy to negotiate in Riga.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled on business
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DaysHotelRigaVEF, General Manager at Days Hotel Riga VEF, responded to this review, 30 July 2013
Thank you for your feedback and loyalty to our hotel!

Thank you for appreciating the cleanness, spaciousness of rooms and friendly staff.
I apologize for unpleasant situation in the restaurant. This situation doesn’t represent our customer service level, as we value and respect our guests. I can assure you that I will personally speak to our restaurant staff regarding your comments.

Again, thank you very much for your valuable feedback and I am glad to hear that you find our hotel to be pleasant and comfortable for your business stays and hope to welcome you back soon!

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Reviewed 10 March 2012

I stayed at the Days hotel in March.
Whilst it is value for money I was let down as a guest.

To begin, it is not in the most attractive part of town, ten minutes in a cab to the old town.

The rooms are presentable and well kept by the room maids, no wardrobe though, just a space to hang your clothes and a few shelves.

Facilities are very basic, free wifi is offered and appreciated, but the bar on the top floor only opens every week or so.
The restaurant is pleasant, but more like a cafe to be honest, breakfast is of a reasonable standard, but if you are a fan of an English type breakfast this isn't for you, the hot offerings are not good.
Evening meals are also served here, again a basic menu, but good cheap food.

My stay however was ruined when at the weekend the hotel allowed a childrens dance group to take over the building at the expense of other guests. Children as young as six were running up and down the corridors screaming and banging on doors until midnight with no supervision, and more important, no consideration for their safety.
They were playing in the lifts, even broke one, and running up and down the stairs.

This went on for three nights, I made numerous calls to reception, and even got out of bed twice to complain, I was told they "can't do anything"
At no time was I offered to move rooms etc. No contact at all from any manager, in fact there was no management presence during my whole stay.

I wont be back.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Days Hotel Riga VEF

Property: Days Hotel Riga VEF
Address: Brivibas gatve 199c, Riga 1039, Latvia (Formerly Europa City Riga Hotel)
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #56 of 109 Hotels in Riga
Price range (per night): ₹ 2,317 - ₹ 8,473
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Days Hotel Riga VEF 3.5*
Number of rooms: 135
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The 3 star Superior category Days Hotel Riga VEF has a convenient location, just a few minutes drive to the Old Town. This elegant hotel is a great place for those who coming for business or leisure. Hotel provides restaurant, music bar with terrace and conference facilities. The public transport connection is excellent: the stop is just a few meters from the hotel. ... more   less 
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