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Located in a quiet street in the center of Riga, Central Hostel is just a 10-minute walk from the Old Town. It offers heated rooms. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the entire building.

Reception opening time is 8:00-23:00. Guests have access to the kitchen where they can cook meals. A big refrigerator is available.

There is a communal room with TV, DVD player. Parking is possible in the backyard at a cost and there is a small grocery store in the next building.

Central Hostel is 0.6 mi away from the central train and bus station. Vērmanes Garden is within 2,150 feet. Several low-priced restaurants are located right next to Central Hostel. Historic center and a lot of cultural attractions are within walking distance. Several low-priced restaurants are located right next to Central Hostel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Riga, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.3 for a two-person trip.

Central Hostel has been welcoming guests since Feb 8, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Riga, this property has an excellent location score of 8.5!

Private Parking Available On Site

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Dear guest, Yes. We have a locked luggage room for guests. If you wish to leave something with us I would suggest coming around the reception and aski..
    Answered on 16 September 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Dear guest, Yes, sheets and towels are always included. Best regards, Central Hostel/ Alice
    Answered on 16 September 2019
  • My flight arrives at 23:00, therefore I would check in at 23:30, is there any problem?
    Hello! Our reception works until 23:00 (11 PM) If you still want to keep the reservation, please note that check in will make our night guard, who doe..
    Answered on 15 November 2021
  • Sveiki, vai iespējams double room rezervēt ar ierašanos aptuveni pēc 1-1,5 stundas līdz vēlam vakaram, esam ~ 100km no rīgas?
    Labdien, Ir iespējams, galvenais ko jāpatur prātā ir recepcijas darba laiks no 8:00-23:00. Ar cieņu, Central Hostel
    Answered on 8 October 2019
  • Hi there, I wanted to know if you have a table and chair in the Single Room. I need to be working for few hours during my stay and hence wanted to ch..
    Hi! Some rooms have the chair and table, some don't. You can ask the specific room in the reception or use common rooms.
    Answered on 23 July 2021
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Amenities of Central Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs € 5 per day.
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Latvian
  • Russian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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2:00 PM - 11:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 15 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Central Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that children 18 years and younger have to be accompanied by an adult to stay at the property.
Guests are required to send a copy of photo identification prior to arrival
Please note that children under 6 years can only stay in private rooms, not in the dormitory rooms.

FAQs about Central Hostel

  • The prices at Central Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Central Hostel is 0.9 miles from the center of Riga.

  • Central Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Central Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.