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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
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  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy


Additional Terms and Conditions

20% advance payment to secure the reservation

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Yellow Hostel Central

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Helpful Staff
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Property Description

Yellow Hostel Central is your number one place to stay in Riga. The location could not be more central and our place could not be more welcoming. Fresh and juicy, our hostel is recently refurbished and we are more than happy to meet you!

Our location is absolutely central! Most of Riga public transportation routes (buses, trolleybuses, trams, microbuses) has a stop downstairs of our hostel. One street to cross and you are in the Riga Central Train Station and on your way to marvellous beach town Jūrmala or charming Sigulda. Two minutes walk and you are in the Riga International Coach Terminal or in the bus stop No. 22 to be on your way to Airport. Walk 2 minutes and you are in Old Town, Central market or main shopping centers.

Yellow Hostel Central Common area has a . And as a nice touch - our guests are welcome to have free tea, coffee or hot chocolate.

Yellow Hostel Central Policies & Conditions:

Check in from 13:00 to 23:00.
Check out before 12:00.

Cancellation policy: 72 h before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash, debit cards.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

Reception times: 10:00 - midnight.
No curfew.
Non smoking. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 6.3

  • Security 6.1

  • Location 8.6

  • Staff 6.9

  • Atmosphere 5.4

  • Cleanliness 4.7

  • Facilities 5.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    08 Jun 2019
    Excellent place, budget friendly, no extra fees. Met some really cool people and spent amazing time with them. Riga is really cool city and this hostel also met all my expevtation. You can't beat the price.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    07 Jun 2019
    I enjoyed my stay a lot! This hostel met all my expectations, it was the cheapest place in Riga when I searched, but I got an outstanding service, free coffee and tea and met a bunch of awesome people. It had a very nice and open atmosphere, really good wifi, also a desk pc which I found very convenient to purchase my flight tickets. All in all, you'll feel welcome and comfy here, and you won't need to waste money to get around as the location was perfect. Thanks a lot!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    17 Jun 2019
    Stayed for one night only. Small quiet hostel but comfortable beds. Good location, very close to the old town. Easy to find, right next to McDonalds, lift to 5th floor.
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 6.9


    30 Apr 2019
    Everything was good except the sheets were dirty and we didn’t get any breakfast.
    Estonia, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 6.6


    20 Apr 2019
    This hostel is okay for one night. The location is perfect but the smell in the hostel isn't good and there isn't enough bathrooms for everybody.
    France, Female, 18-24
  • 6.0


    13 Mar 2019
    It took us 45 minutes trying to find the entrance of the hostel because the directions weren't that clear. When we got there, the stuff informed us that our reserved beds had been given to someone else. So they put us in a another semi-finished hostel. The only issue was that the entrance of the building was open to everyone so one of the days that we stayed there, we returned to the hostel to find 4 guys doing drugs right outside the apartment. And no breakfast though it was included.
    Greece, Female, 18-24
  • 5.7


    03 Jun 2019
    The location of the hostel is quite good and the staff was nice, but unfortunately the bathrooms and toilets weren't clean. The atmosphere wasn't that nice as well.
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 4.0


    12 Mar 2019
    We stayed there 2 nights, that's the review for the first night, which was bad. Room was dirty, no fire detector, two outlets in the room [one was broken, the other one was at another bed - Hostel didn't had extension cord] Foam mattress was okay. We checked every outlet on the floor, they all DIDN'T WORKED. Our room just had one key, so we couldn't lock up at night since one guy (we didn't know him) came during the night. We felt VERY UNSAFE especially due to missing fire detector and the key.
    Germany, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 3.4


    22 Jun 2019
    Staff were never at the desk, had to wait half an hour before someone rocked up to check me in. Pungent odor throughout the building, full of flies, dirty sheets, disgusting shower, and strange people, not to mention 5 lockers for the whole hostel. This meant I had to carry my backpack with me throughout the day, and at night sleep with it, or risk it being stolen, especially with the room doors that don't lock. No atmosphere, either. I am not fussy but appreciate basic hygiene and security.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 3.1


    08 Jul 2019
    I called and asked for a bike parking and was told it’s available but when I arrive it was not. I was thn told you lift my bike to 5-6 flights with luggage becUse the lifer was use less. Very disappointing. FYI no breakfast, just a kettle.
    Pakistan, Male, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Cots Available
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games