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Cinnamon Sally Backpackers Hostel

Hostel | Merkela 1, Riga, Latvia LV-1050

97.4% Overall Rating

274 out of 277 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (27/10/2015)

"A clean, comfortable hostel with a great location close to all the main transport depots in Riga... but it was the staff who really made it, for me. Brilliant service, and a friendly welcome to Latvia. Highly…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Outside area
  • Pets allowed

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:30
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Social backpackers run by local and international staff. Tours, Pub Crawls, Drinks for sale. Lots of Local advice. Extra comfort female dorm for girls.

!No stag parties, No guest under 17 Years!

Ideal for small groups and individual travelers (40 beds max).
Massive beds, large lockers, private and clean showers, free high-speed internet and WiFi, full kitchen, large sociable common room, etc. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Double (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Quad (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Cinnamon Sally Backpackers Hostel

LOCATION: Right between the Old Town and the Centre of Riga, few minute walk from all main transport hubs and steps away from a supermarket, Cinnamon Sally probably has the best location in town.

COMFORT: Fresh made beds with big towels, big lockers for shared rooms. All the showers are private and lockable. Free internet and high speed WiFi in the entire hostel, 12 PM check-out.

SOCIALIZING: A big and comfortable common room and a fully equipped kitchen is there for you to socialize and enjoy a cold beer from Cinnamon Sally's Beer Fridge.



INFORMATION: Information on Riga and Latvia is supplied and updated by staff who are locals with plenty of hostel experience and good language skills. You will receive a free map of Riga upon your arrival and enough information to get you around Riga for a few exciting and informative days.

TOURS: If you fancy something a bit more active the staff will take you to unload a few rounds with AK47 or take you to the national park to slide down the bobsled track in a real bobsled with the Olympic champions. In the summer you can bungee jump out of a cable car or have a relaxing day canoeing down the stream on Gauja river.

Accommodation Information

Featuring max 40 beds Cinnamon Sally offers 1 double room, 1 family room with 1 double bed and 2 single beds, 1 four bed dorm, 2 six bed dorms and 2 eight bed dorms. All shared rooms have large lockers free of charge.

* Free locker for shared rooms
* Free access to fully equipped kitchen
* Free tea & coffee
* Free Internet and WiFi
* Free map of Riga

All rooms have shared facilities. All bathrooms are private and lockable.

Location Information

Cinnamon Sally is close to all the main transport hubs, right between the old town and the centre of Riga.
Within 5 minutes walk from the hostel you can go to countless bars, restaurants, museums and art galleries. Right across the street is the Riga Circus.
A big supermarket that is opened till midnight is 1 minute's walk away.
The main bus, trolley and tram stop is 1 minute walk away so you can reach anywhere in Riga and in Latvia from there.
The location does not get better than this.

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