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County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel was warm and comfortable with very friendly staff. Room was spacious with a great shower, breakfast was excellent with plenty of choice, hot and cold and not strict on closing time. Our stay at the hotel coincided with my birthday 9 Dec and the hotel surprised me on the morn with 2 bottles of champagne and chocolates !!!!!! I...

1Thank donalkelleher100
Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Cozy hotel just 20minutes walk from old town of Riga. It's a bit out of date, but still has quality service. Rooms are tody, quite, bathroom is spacious, bed are comfortable. During the breakfast you can choose from wide range of products (what is more, a glass of bubbles in the morning is a great way to show some class...

Thank TomasuLT
Province of Florence, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to stay close to the heart of Riga. The hotel offers great rooms with spacious bathrooms. The breakfast offers a wide range of foods catering for everyones needs. Highly recommended to stay here.

Thank John R
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are lovely, staff are helpful and very friendly, they have a good level of English at the reception. The breakfast included in the price is amazing, would highly recommend anyone who wanted a nice hotel on a budget. About 15 minute walk to the Laima clock/ centre of Riga.

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Sanda R, Manager at Rixwell Gertrude Hotel, responded to this review

Dear upupandaway_13, Thank you for your visit in Rixwell Gertrude Hotel and for your time to write a review. We are very pleased to read that you were completely satisfied with your stay and found our staff polite ad helpful. We are glad that you liked our services and found location suited to your needs. Thank you once again for...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is really pleasant and the beds were decent. The hotel is very outdated, but I am from the UK so our style I guess is different. The breakfast again was ok, nothing amazing but it did the trick. Staff were fantastic and did help out as much as they could and their English was great!! The only downside...

Thank Selina K
Sanda R, General Manager at Rixwell Gertrude Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Selina K, Thank you for your recent visit in Rixwell Gertrude hotel and for your time to write this nice review of your stay. We are pleased to read that you have pointed out our reception team and their language skills. Please note that we are sorry that you didn't know enough about location of hotel and it became...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of four friends decided on a Christmas market break to Riga. We stayed here for 3 nights & couldn't fault it. Reception staff very friendly & helpful, our rooms were nicely decorated & very warm & cosy as it was bitterly cold out. The breakfasts were much better than we had anticipated as they catered for all nationalities....

Thank Juandpam
Sanda R, General Manager at Rixwell Gertrude Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Juandpam, Thank you for your recent stay in Rixwell Gertrude Hotel and for your great review. It is always nice to hear when we have gotten it right. We are definitely looking forward to your next visits in our hotel. Kind regards, Sanda Roze Hotel General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights and the hotel was perfect for us. Location: just outside the Old Town but an easy walk to all the tourist spots. Didn't use public transport at all but there is a bus stop just outside the hotel. Taxi from airport is around 14euros. Staff: We found the staff to be very friendly and helpful...

1Thank Cauli2
Cliffe Woods, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was nice and tidy ! Breakfast was a nice suprise ! Only expected continental ! But had British style as well ! Good value for money ! Will go back again when in Riga ! Only draw back was they didn't do evening meals ! So you had to dine out but that wasn't too much of a problem...

1Thank Alistair F
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Location is not the best but still at the walkable distance to the city centre. But the room they gave us (should be a double room in xxxx- star hotel was amazingly small, It was even hard to unpack your luggage. Temperature was even too hot or when opening the window - noisy. When you are going to the breakfast...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Thank you Rixwell Gertrude Hotel for making our 6 nights from 1 December 2016 a joy. The hotel is brilliantly situated being a short walk from the old town (and away from noise!). It is spotless, very comfortable and the staff are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. They have a very generous buffet breakfast that has a good range of food...

Thank tintoy77

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rixwell Gertrude Hotel is located within the central area of the Riga city in a nineteenth century Art Nouveau style building, which was restored recently. The Hotel offers 79 bright and spacious rooms with excellent soundproofing. All this make Rixwell Gertrude Hotel attractive for Riga guests and travelling families with children. Riga is an amazing city with European heritage and authentic charm. Its visitors are simply destined to fall in love with its parks, churches, canals and Art Nouveau buildings. Make sure that for your stay in Riga you choose a place that speaks the same language with the city and its people. Whether you are visiting Riga for business, leisure, social or family purpose, in Rixwell Gertrude Hotel we are commited to providing you with the highest quality of hotel services! We know that little things do matter when you are travelling. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rixwell Gertrude Hotel

Address: Gertrudes iela 70, Riga 1009, Latvia (Formerly Wellton Gertrude Hotel)
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: €30 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rixwell Gertrude Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 79
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Also Known As:
Fg Gertrude Riga City Centre Hotel Riga
Hotel Style:
#10 Best Value Hotel in Riga
#22 Business Hotel in Riga
#22 Luxury Hotel in Riga
#25 Romantic Hotel in Riga
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“sixth floor towards the back - great view and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles tintoy77, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I was in room 311, very quiet, big room, window to the back of the building, wifi signal was not the best around the evening time”
 of 5 bubbles 826evis, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I was happy to stay in room on top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Pavel1977, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I stayed only once, so no tip”
  • Slot where to put key card for electricity
  • clean and good looking
  • enough space for pram
  • travel cot set
  • organised
  • not a sea view, but all tidy and clean
  • tee/coffee awailable
 of 5 bubbles olafso, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Great mini bar 👍”
 of 5 bubbles harryhelmut, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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