As the capital of Latvia and the 2014 European Capital of Culture, Riga is one of Europe’s rising destinations.
Most visitors choose to spend one or even several nights here, so they have time to discover all the assets of this charming city.
The quality of a hotel can determine the quality of a trip, which is why we recommend that you choose from the best hotels in Riga.
WHAT ARE THE BEST HOTELS IN RIGA?
In this article, we present our top 10 best hotels in Riga, to have a great stay in the Latvian capital.
If you want to discover the best places to go out before going to sleep, check out our article listing the 10 best bars in Riga.
1. GRAND PALACE
The Grand Palace is a 5-star hotel, offering all the necessary comforts and more. The rooms are spacious and the bathrooms are equipped with floor heating.
The establishment has a spa, a gym, a massage room, a restaurant… To be pampered by a caring staff, go to Pils iela 12.
2. HILTON GARDEN INN RIGA OLD TOWN
Located in the heart of Riga’s Old Town, at Grēcinieku iela 25, the Hilton Garden Inn Riga Old Town has family rooms, which is not the case with all hotels.
The rooms are equipped with all the necessities and the staff is very pleasant. There is also a gym and a bar-restaurant if you want to have a meal on site.
3. HOTEL JUSTUS
Hotel Justus is located near the Doma Cathedral in the old town. Inside its walls, you can admire a decoration mixing old and new, for a charming result. Here you can enjoy a bright breakfast room and comfortable bedding. You can find it at Jauniela 24.
4. RADISSON BLU ELIZABETE HOTEL
Halfway between the Art Nouveau district and the Vecrīga (Old Town) is the 4-star Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel. The rooms are equipped with a large TV and even a safe, to protect your valuables while you are away.
To enjoy a sauna and gym, as well as a bar and restaurant, go to Elizabetes iela 73.
5. RADISSON BLU RIDZENE HOTEL
The second Radisson Blu hotel in this top of the best hotels in Riga, the Ridzene Hotel offers a gym with a view of the park as well as a sauna.
The rooms are a little less equipped than at the Elizabete but you will find a sitting area, a table and a minibar. Find this hotel at 1 Reimersa iela Street, near the Occupation Museum.
At Neiburgs you will enjoy a bar and especially a restaurant serving Latvian cuisine all day long. The hotel offers luxury services such as spa, hammam and massage.
If you want to spend an incredible night in a suite with a very charming staff, it happens at Jauniela 25/27, right in the old town.
7. WELLTON RIVERSIDE SPA HOTel
The Wellton Riverside SPA Hotel has everything to please. Located close to the National Opera House, business centers and shopping areas, you will hardly find a better placed hotel.
It is one of the few pet-friendly hotels in Riga and also has family rooms. It is located at 11. novembra krastmala 33.
8. ST PETER’S BOUTIQUE HOTEL
Located just a few steps from St. Peter’s Church in the old town, St. Peter’s Boutique Hotel has been expertly renovated without losing any of its charm. Since the building is quite small, you will receive special attention from the staff.
The hotel’s restaurant serves tasty food, so you can enjoy your meal without leaving the hotel. Its address is Peldu iela 23.
9. RADI UN DRAUGI
Radi Un Draugi is a 4-star hotel in Riga located in the old town. The rooms are affordable and equipped with a TV, safe and a bathroom with modern design.
You can enjoy breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant, the price of which is included in the reservation. An excellent value for money to discover in Mārstaļu iela 3.
10. DOME HOTEL
We finish this selection of the best hotels in Riga with the Dome Hotel, a luxurious establishment located in the heart of the old town. In your room you will find a Lavazza coffee machine, furniture created especially for the hotel and a state-of-the-art bathroom.
You will be delighted by its sumptuous restaurant and private spa at Miesnieku iela 4.
DISCOVER RIGA AND ENJOY YOUR EXPERIENCE THERE
Now you know the 10 best hotels in Riga to stay in for a few days and not miss anything the city has to offer. If you want to create an unforgettable program for your stay, don’t hesitate to discover our selection of restaurants in Riga.