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Naughty Squirrel Backpackers

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Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had a great Time at the Hostel. It is very good located and has very nice rooms. The staff is wonderful, they are very helpful and friendly and always had good tips for our daily trips. They organized a great New Years Eve, they cooked some great food for that. The every day activities are a lot of fun...

Thank MerlinS87
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel is owned by Aussies and those guys are to be trusted with hostels! Great vibes, great staff, great location... they have fussball and even Netflix which was nice when it was -16 outside!!!!

Thank Abdullah A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Excellent hostel, one of the best my friends and I have ever stayed in (in and out of Europe). The staff were very friendly throughout our stay and more than happy to answer questions/ suggest places to go. The dorm we stayed in was spacious and clean (beds with curtains on), and there were good security lockers under each bed....

Thank rosielight
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This hostel in the old town of Riga is fantastic. With super friendly staff who are happy to help you find just what you want to explore and talk to you about life in Riga. Very clean, good sized rooms, secure hostel with a naturally welcoming feel and comfy beds. It's easy to step out and explore the old town...

Thank Kathryn G
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This definitely one of the best hostels on this planet! No just because the location is super central, the hostel in exceptionally clean or the atmosphere is great...it is because of the squirrels (how the staff calls themselves)! Thanks a lot girls for amazing, funny 3 days in Riga! Thanks to Katharina for being our welcome and good morning squirrel...

Thank Georg S
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

You can't make things better than that. Starts with a nice hang out room where it's easy to meet other people. The kitchen and Showers was always clean and the bed was remarkable. An own light, plug in for charger and curtains for privacy? I never had that before in a hostel! And now comes the best: friendly stuff who...

Thank Christian P
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I originally booked a different hostel and was moved to this one, and I am so happy I was! The second you walk in the receptionists make you feel so at home, and you never feel like an inconvenience. Amazing comfortable beds, with curtains light and two power points. Very nice modern clean bathrooms. Everything was spotless. Thank you so...

Thank something_raddd
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel is excellent- the beds are really comfortable, the staff are friendly and helpful and there are nights out organised if that is what you fancy. It is still quiet however as the bedrooms are on separate floors to the common area. Overall, I would highly recommend this hostel for anyone visiting Riga.

Thank Atlas9192
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. It's a good size, sociable, in a very good location and has all the facilities you would need. The bar crawl was well run, towels were provided and the staff were also excellent.

Thank William A
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Friendly, beautiful staff, great location (right at the edge of old town, near some really nice pubs and restaurants), clean rooms with good security. I was not left wanting anything, except a longer stay next time :)

Thank Juha S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aussie owned Backpackers in the Heart of the Old Town. Only 300m to Main Square, Airport Bus, Central Markets, Bus Station, Supermarkets and many Bars/Restaurants. AK47 Shooting, Bobsled, Free Walking Tours, Pub Crawls, Latvian Food Nights, Karaoke, Husky Dog Sledding, Daily Happy Hours, Latvian Beer Tastings and much more! Voted No.1 Hostel in Latvia 2009 and 2010.A Genuine Backpackers for Real Travellers !!!!!** NO STAG PARTIES ALLOWED **Clean, Secure and Fun backpackers hostel in Old Riga for small groups and solo travellers. We are a true backpackers with friendly local staff that will help you 24hrs.** Female Only Dorms Available!! Our prices include all taxes, all linens and your bed already made for you... PLUS a FRESH TOWEL!!- FREE internet and WIFI- FREE lockers and locks- FREE Foosball Table- FREE shower and hand soap- FREE tea all day- FREE guide map- FREE popcorn & gumibears (Movie Nights)- FREE good times and awesome memories. We offer you TWO common rooms to meet other backpackers and a fully equipped KITCHEN for cooking 24 hours. All dorm rooms have large security lockers under each bed that can fit your whole backpack. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Naughty Squirrel Backpackers

Address: Kaleju iela 50 | Old Town, Riga 1050, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: $18 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Dorm was spacious, clean and with comfy beds :)”
rosielight, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the hallway washing sinks, I suspect these places can get a bit noisy”
JimBoonie, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a 4 person private room! Seriously good!”
jamie123452015, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“I was shocked at how nice the private room was!”
johnathans803, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Send a direct mail to the hostel and they will ensure your accomodation perfectly fits your needs.”
71maximl, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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