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Naughty Squirrel Backpackers

#1 of 107 Hotels in Riga
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50 Kaleju Iela | Old Town, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

Really cool staff and place. Only a few minutes far away from main bus station. ecxactly in the old town. city is not so beautiful but hostel will make your vacation unforgottable! friendly, kind people, clean and comfortable rooms, excellent wifi. definitely excellent choice! Thanx again.

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Gottingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Perfect ! I was there with a friend for 2 days. The hostel was great with its several commun rooms, the bedroom comfortable and nice, the walls funny with their paintings. But the best was the welcome, the ladys were amazing, and incredibly friendly. One of the best hostels I ever been. And they have free access computers and several... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing weekend! I will never forget this hostel. The staff are literally amazing, the rooms are of high quality and the atmosphere is incredible. Big thank you to all the staff at the Naughty Squirrel! Especially Dana, Sabrina, Ivea, Alice and Nuno. We are definitely coming back to visit!

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Ghent, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really nice stay in the NSB hostel! With a group of 17 students, we were here in February 2015. Although the hostel usually doesn't accept groups of this size, they made an exception for us, which was really nice. The hostel was easy to reach from the airport (take bus 22 and walk for a few minutes,... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in many hostels over the years. This one is pretty close to being the best. The beds are so comfy! At6'5" bunks can be a nightmare but these incredible! Bar crawl was great fun. Excellent wifi throughout Free table football Excellent location. €15 taxi from the airport Staff - top notch they make the place. They really... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, 100m away from the main bus station and the airport bus (22). The hostel staff were very friendly (offered lots of advice, including a good bar/restaurant) and the place had a great atmosphere. Room was small but warm and clean, so no complaints. Price was £30 for a double room so reasonable. Although we only stayed one night... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

As Andre already mentioned, this hostel had a good vibe and the hostel staff made the extra effort to get to know you and have fun. We played drinking foosball, shoot some guns and went bobsledding! There was loads of other activities to choose from, if only it wasn't a weekend trip we could have done more. Thank you Nuno,... More 

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Split, Croatia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I think main reason why i loved Riga so much is this great hostel. First, stuff is great, girls were so nice and funny. Moment i arrived i got Balsam (latvian drink) as a welcome gift :D Rooms are clean, cleaning lady was cleaning more times per day. Oh, and they have shooting from kalashnikov and bob sliding in their... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The lads decided to head to Riga for the weekend and choose this hostel to stay here after the reviews given. They were right! It is perfectly located in the heart of Old Town Riga and definitely easy to get to from the airport. The Naughty Squirrel has many activities to keep you busy particularly in the winter! Bobsledding, husky... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The location is perfect. Close to the old town, an intetnational bus station and A LOT of restaurants and bars, including a 24 hour one. All the staff was extremely helpful. They have a bar and a kitchen just next to the reception. The only downside was that the doors were extremely loud when closing.

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Address: 50 Kaleju Iela | Old Town, Riga LV-1050, Latvia
Location: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Naughty Squirrel Backpackers 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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