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Happy Hostel

Kartupeļu Iela 8, Riga LV-1058, Latvia
Riga, Latvia
See location+371 6770 4151
From
£26
Cheapest

rate per night

8.0
Great
based on 139 reviews
139 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Standard Room
Double room

About Happy Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
This quietly located hostel is only a 10-minute drive from Riga’s city centre and 15 minutes from the airport. It features a 24-hour reception and free private parking. All rooms at the Happy Hostel are equipped with wardrobes, a table with chairs, and a bedside table. Bathrooms and toilets can be found on the corridor of each floor. Bed linen and towels are provided. The Happy Hostel features a modern kitchen on each floor, a small shop, a TV room with DVD player, and a safe storage room. A washing machine and ironing facilities are also available. Many shops, cafés and restaurants, as well as a bus stop, are only a minute walk away. The Riga Plaza Shopping Centre is also close to the Happy Hostel.

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Amenities at Happy Hostel

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Services and conveniences

  • Express check-out
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Allergy-free room
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Designated smoking area

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Heating

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service

General

  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Storage available

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Happy Hostel

8.0
Very Good139 verified reviews
0.3Solo
0.2Friends
0.5Families
0.2Couples
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How is the quality of the beds at Happy Hostel?

Some guests found the beds to be quite hard, while others mentioned that the mattresses seemed cheap and thin. However, some guests found the rooms to be quiet and comfortable for sleeping.

What are the parking options at Happy Hostel?

Happy Hostel offers free parking in a location that is within a free parking zone, making it convenient for guests with vehicles.

What can I expect from the food and kitchen facilities at Happy Hostel?

While some guests mentioned a lack of enough pots, dishes, and plates in the shared kitchen, others appreciated the private small refrigerator in their room. The hostel's nearby location to the Central Market also offers additional food options.

How is the cleanliness and customer service at Happy Hostel?

Guests appreciated the clean rooms and showers, as well as the friendly staff. However, some mentioned concerns about the cleanliness of shared facilities and a broken toilet seat. Additionally, a few guests experienced issues with the payment method.

When is the best time to visit Happy Hostel?

June is considered the low season, while August is the high season at Happy Hostel. Visitors can plan their stay accordingly based on their preferences for crowd levels and availability.

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Consider Room Selection Carefully

Some guests found the mattresses to be thin and uncomfortable, so if you're sensitive to mattress quality, consider this aspect when choosing your room.

Take Advantage of Laundry Service

Guests appreciated the fast and affordable laundry service, making it a convenient option for those in need of this facility during their stay.

Be Mindful of Location

While the hotel is located in a free parking zone, it may not be easily accessible for some guests. Consider the location's convenience for your travel plans.

Bring Your Own Kitchen Supplies

If you plan to use the shared kitchen, be aware that some guests found a lack of clean pots, dishes, and plates. Bringing your own supplies might be helpful.

Enjoy the Quiet Atmosphere

Several guests praised the hostel for its quiet environment, making it a suitable choice for those seeking a peaceful place to stay.

Check Payment Options

It's advisable to confirm the accepted payment methods in advance, as some guests reported issues with card payments during their stay.

Opt for Private Room for Comfort

If you prioritize comfort and privacy, consider booking a private room, as guests found them to be quiet and clean, providing a comfortable stay.

Consider Transportation Needs

The hostel offers an airport shuttle and free parking, which can be convenient for travelers. Take advantage of these services to enhance your overall experience.

Be Prepared for Shared Facilities

Keep in mind that the hostel has shared toilets and showers, which may not be suitable for all guests. Prepare accordingly if you have specific preferences.

Embrace the Value for Money

Several guests highlighted the affordability and cleanliness of the rooms, making it a budget-friendly option for a pleasant stay.

Location

Kartupeļu Iela 8, Riga LV-1058

What's nearby

  • Central Market2.2 mi
  • Zinātņu akadēmija2.2 mi
  • Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs2.3 mi
  • Melngalvju nams2.3 mi
  • St. Peter's Church2.4 mi
  • Rīgas vēstures un kuģniecības muzejs2.4 mi
  • Riga Cathedral2.5 mi
  • Latvijas Nacionālā opera2.5 mi
  • Trīs brāļi2.6 mi
  • St. James's Cathedral2.6 mi
  • Rīgas pils2.6 mi
  • Swedish Gate2.6 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Happy Hostel

Low season

October

High season

October

Average price (weekend night)

£32
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When to book a room at Happy Hostel

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Top tips for your stay at Happy Hostel

  • How long should you stay at Happy Hostel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Happy Hostel

  • Where is Happy Hostel located?

    Happy Hostel is located at Kartupeļu Iela 8, 2.4 miles from the centre of Riga. Central Market is the closest landmark to Happy Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Happy Hostel?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Happy Hostel.

  • Does Happy Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Happy Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Happy Hostel offer free parking?

    Yes, Happy Hostel offers free parking.

  • How far is Happy Hostel from the airport?

    Happy Hostel is 4.9 miles from Riga Intl.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Happy Hostel in Riga and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Happy Hostel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Happy Hostel.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.4

Distance to city centre

2.4 mi

Nearest airport

Riga Intl

Distance to airport

4.9 mi