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Accomodation in Riga, Latvia:
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Westa, Budget Hotel

5 Negu street, LV 1050, Riga, Rigas rajons, Latvia


The budget hotel Westa (former Backpackers Planet Hostel) with the two-star standards offers young, low-cost accommodation with modern comfort. Equally attractive for individual travelers, groups and families. The concept of high quality combined with incredibly affordable prices. Absolutely central location. Bathroom in every room!  

Situated in the Wall of the Architectural monument in the Area of Central Market;
Great picturesque view on Old Riga & Riga Centre;
Great Location (Oldest historical Place of Riga City);
Free WiFi;
TV,Laundry facilities,
Towels included in the price;
Rooms/facilities for disabled
24h Reception;
No Lockout;
No Curfew;
Responsible and sympathetic personal.

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Rooms & Rates

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General Booking & Cancellation Policy

Non-refundable deposit is required to secure a booking for individuals.
Accommodation cancellation without penalty (except non-refundable deposit) 48 hour(s)/2 day(s) before arrival.
If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the first night will be charged.
There can be difference between general booking&cancellation policy and a booking&cancellation policy for Special Offers and Group Bookings.
If you need to cancel a booking please login to "My Bookings" section of our website.

We accept following payments:
Credit card: Visa, Master Card.
Bank Transfer: Russia, Eurozone.
E-Money: WebMoney, PayPal.
Cash: St.Petersburg, Riga, Tallinn.

Bank Transfer, E-Money & Cash only if booking min. 1 week in advance.
Payment details are available after completing booking in "My Bookings" section of our website.


All rooms are equipped with WC and Hot Showers.


Fax facilities
Self service kitchen
Luggage storage
Bed linen and towels
Safe deposit
Mail service
Winter blankets
Internal phone connection.
Paid services:
Car parking (6 EUR)
Washing machines
Different types of non-alcoholic drinks
Multi Media Facilities Rent (TV, micro oven wave, small room fridge)
Bar - Bistro downstairs             

Hotel is eguipped with 1 Handicapped room that is located opposite elevator doors. Room is intended for 2 persons and eguipped with special sanitary tehnician and handrails.


Hotel is situated in the walls of Architectural Monument. From the windows of Budget Hotel Westa our guests can view Old Town and Riga Centre. Location is really great - area of Central Market, it is just in 2 minutes from International Bus Station and Train Station, from Old Riga it is just in 5 minutes by walking, just in 3 minutes from bus station of bus number 22 (if our guests are coming from the airport).


On the first floor is located Beer&Snack Bar and Cafe (there we will organize breakfast for our guests).
For big groups we organize early breakfasts and late suppers. Backpackers Planet offers you to visit our Beer Bar, where you can try Traditional Latvian " live" beer and various cold snacks.

Special offers

If you make a booking for a total of at least 100 euro you will additionally receive an IMMEDIATE discount of 3% of total price.

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