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    Naughty Squirrel Backpackers

    Kaleju iela 50 | Old Town, Riga 1050, Latvia
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    31/12/2017 1/1/2018
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    • Excellent82%
    • Very good14%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “pub crawl” (19 reviews)
    “free shot” (10 reviews)
    “common room” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Maybe 5 minutes to where ever you want to go. Lovely atmosphere. Energetic staff👍 and they know their way around. The room was cute the ensuite small but had everything you need. Clean place. Easy to find. Everything you need is around the corner and...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hostel is so conveniently located in the old town! Everyone gets welcome shots of Riga Balsam ... The staff is so friendly and its a very clean hostel ! If you want to stay at a hostel in Riga this is the one !

    Thank AksharMehta
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    There is something about Riga that drags me back every year - but what makes my trips perfect each time is staying at the Naughty Squirrel. We were welcomed with a shot of the local balsam by the lovely Dana & Līva and they gave...More

    Thank TheTravellingClint
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great and fun Hostel. Central location. Good beds. Cheap beer. The staff is AMAZING. Thank you so much for making my short trip to Riga such a pleasant experience. You girls rock and are making all the difference.

    Thank jonathan L
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Staff were incredibly friendly, giving you a map as soon as you got there then sitting down to suggest and mark out places to visit and bars and restaurants to get good food and drink. Rooms were clean and each bed had its own curtain...More

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    • US$15 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Riga Region >
    • Riga
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (18)
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    Family and Play Areas (4)
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    "Get rooms on top floors & not on the same floor as the reception!"
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    "Dorm was spacious, clean and with comfy beds :)"
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    "Ask for a room away from the hallway washing sinks, I suspect these places can get a bit noisy"
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    "We had a 4 person private room! Seriously good!"
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