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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is so comfortable and makes you feel at home. It's the only hostel I've been to where conversation seems to flow and even shy travellers can make friends! The staff are all fantastic and friendly, events are held almost every night. In summer they are held on a schedule (eg pub crawl on Friday etc) or when I...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Was suppose to stay here for a day or two. Ended up staying for two weeks. The stuff members are great and really make you feel at home. While i was staying there they had activities pretty much every night (pub crawl, movie-night, Latvian food tasting). You pay 1/ 2 euro more than the cheapest places but that definitely worth...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I can highly recomend the Cinnamon Sally to all backpackers. When you enter the hostel you automatically feel like beeing home. Fresh waffels and coffee are waiting for everyone in the morning for free. The staff showed us all the important sights and great insiders on the map.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights and really can say: amazing place to stay! Incredibly clean, nice staff (really everyone), rooms are big enough and beds comfortable (stayed in a 6 bed dorm), the common room/kitchen is really cozy and makes it easy to get in touch with others. Bathrooms are (surprise surprise) very clean, too. Staff offers every day...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this hostel. The staff are absolutely brilliant. The owner is really friendly, really approachable and fun. And that obviously transfers through to the staff that work in the hostel. During my stay one of the guys (Tom) took us out on his night off to show off some of the more local bars....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I was traveling to Riga by myself and booked my own room at this hostel to have access to social activities and wasn't disappointed. The location is good - a 5-minute walk from the airport bus stop (#22), the main bus station and the old town. The facilities are well kept and comfortable. They provide a towel as well. And...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I initially planned to stay for two nights but ended up staying for five! The common area is cosy an the staff friendly the toilets and kitchen etc are clean and information is available on request. I found the location perfect as it is so close to the old town and located above a McDonalds. They offer events most nights...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Really lovely place with a great friendly atmosphere and nice art work too. The staff were so helpful too and we felt so welcome. We only wish we could have stayed longer. Great location too, close to the old town and the supermarket.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best hostels I have been. It is centrally located and quite cheap. Rhey even include free breakfast! The rooms are big, and the safe space is quite large. The best of all are the people working there. They are always so helpful and with a smile. They organize activities every day. The one I did...

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely staff who organise activities, great location very close to the station AND the old town. Useful information on tours and lots of maps and leaflets provided. 100% would visit again. Maybe a few more showers ;)

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A cozy and clean hostel in the very centre of things. Social communal areas, beer on sale in the hostel, spacious, comfortable rooms, free Internet, maps, tour info, free tea & coffee, fully equipped kitchen, FREE PHONE CALLS to any country in the world. Special comfort female dorm, various size mixed dorms, family and double rooms. Backpackers WELCOME! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Sally Backpackers Hostel

Address: Merkela iela 1 | 3rd floor, Riga 1050, Latvia (Formerly Bunks & Roses Backpackers Hostel)
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: £10 - £38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Girl's only room has extra amenities!”
 of 5 bubbles GirlinHamburg, 20 May 2016 | Read review
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“Very safe, great location”
 of 5 bubbles chellox_bt, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“It is a flat and all rooms are on the same side”
 of 5 bubbles annasM5986CM, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room / bed at the back of the hostel to avoid the traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JonathonB24, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
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