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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Not where I would have chosen but at the very low price of 18 euros it provided the essentials. A good size room with beds that reminded me of my student days in the 70s with TV to match. Adequate breakfast, all in the price. Noisy young school children running and jumping late in the evening was the major annoyance.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I paid about €22/night for a single room with en suite toilet and breakfast. A very good deal but don't expect everything to be as good as Hilton! Rooms came with a desk, refrigerator, TV, wardrobe and heater. There's only a shower in the toilet, no bathtub. Simple, generally clean and comfortable but as some people have mentioned, some areas... More 

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Thank Mahatir M
1 review
Reviewed 7 February 2016

I was here for one night only, noticed nothing extreeme. Cheap hotel with cheap interior and service, but it does help to spend the night. Defenatly nothing too positive, but when the young man was changed by the young lady, service quality become better.

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Thank Povilas M
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Rooms are simplistic but do the job. Was disappointed we had a twin room and they didnt have any double rooms, even though they weren't full. Receptionists were brilliant, helpful and attentive at all times.

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Thank Sarah W
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2015

It's a bus drive from the center, but I wouldn't recommend it to anybody. There was piles of dust on the floor, the bedsheets was not clean and the electricity didn't work. The breakfast was clearly too old and just terrible. But the worst part was definitely the service. They were just extremely rude.

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Thank Lise W

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Tromso, Norway
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Satisfied to get my own room, but that's about it. The room had good size, but was stained and the bed was terrible. Bathroom had shards from the tiles and you could hear everything that goes on in the rooms around and outside. BUT it is cheap and if you don't have high standards it will be fine.

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Thank palolsen
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Old, worn out, torn furniture In the lobby area, horrible amenities no sitting area outside, promised wifi not working :( :( :( Staff not helpfull at all. Dull industry area 2km outside city center. Left same day for another accomodation. Didn't want to even see the room.

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Thank Daniella D
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This hotel has such serious health and safety issues it would be closed down if in the UK. Apart from the few staff working there who were helpful and friendly there is nothing to recommend it. Pay a little extra and find somewhere nicer and closer to town. Examples: Shower cubicle covered in mould, nasty little beds with very cheap... More 

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We went on a deal, so we were not sure of the accommodation. When we arrived we first saw the stairs, carpet was coming loose and missing in places, apart from what this looks like, it is also extremely dangerous. The bedroom had a dirty old carpet, old worn, stained mattresses on the beds with the springs literally poking through,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Skanste

Address: Skanstes iela 9, Riga 1013, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: £17 - £41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Skanste 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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“choose another hotel..”
 of 5 bubbles 96lisew, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles PGALE2015, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Go elsewhere!”
 of 5 bubbles IngridK531, 27 Sep 2014 | Read review
“If you want a quiet stay, avoid weekends which is when this hotel gets busy. The weekend we were there we had a coach load of ice hockey players from Minsk (Dynamo), Belarus! They were very quiet though, maybe because they lost to the home team, Riga!”
 of 5 bubbles AGFennell, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
“if you want a good room then dont stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles Lesley12362, 16 Sep 2014 | Read review
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