As both the largest city in Latvia as well as its capital, Riga is a focal point of the Baltic Sea region of Europe. The city has a multitude of wonders that stoke the imagination for both its residents and close to 3 million travelers that it welcomes on an annual basis. Riga has been in existence as a city since the year 1201, and the history found within the center via its buildings has earned it UNESCO World Heritage Site status. It’s a pleasant experience to roam through Riga’s wonders, and in this article you’ll find ten of the best places to stay via Airbnb.
This modern apartment sits right in the middle of Riga’s notable city center, which puts it in close proximity to all of the sights including the Old Town. One key thing with this vacation rental is that it allows those staying here easier access to the airport by public transportation. Guests will find that the place can accommodate up to four people with 2 bedrooms, and that there are the usual amenities provided by the hosts with the exception of Wi Fi.
Top location. Riga centre apartment.Riga, Latvia
This apartment is housed in a quaint building that was once an entire residential estate first built in the 18th century on a block right in the middle of Riga’s Old Town. Located on the second floor, guests at the apartment will take comfort in the gentle and rustic interior design with polished wood highlights. The apartment can hold up to four people, with one bedroom and a pull-out bed in the living room. With regards to amenities, the normal array is on hand here which includes bedding and towels for visitors. In terms of location, it’s steps away from some of Riga’s most interesting sites including The Freedom Monument.
Livu Square Apartment in Riga Old TownRiga, Latvia
This vacation rental is a loft apartment set within a building designed by one of Latvia’s most renowned architects, Karl Johann Felsko in 1897. The host does advise that there is ongoing construction within the building due to its age but it doesn’t detract from the experience guests will have while staying there. From the moment people walk in, they are greeted with an old world charm that extends into the apartment. High walls and a sleek interior add to the appeal, and the place can accommodate up to four guests. The standard bevy of amenities are on hand for guests including Wi Fi and the opportunity to use the adjoining backyard during their stay.
Cosy renovated flat in central historical buildingRiga, Rīgas Rajons, Latvia
Guests who choose to stay at this apartment will get a chance to experience the historical Section of Riga in a serene fashion. This apartment is split between two levels in a building that has been around for two centuries, and is accentuated by the various support beams that enhance the welcoming interior. One standout feature of this place lies in the striking views of the Old City from its windows. Another feature lies in the offering of amenities with the apartment, which includes a jacuzzi in the one of the two bathrooms available. This apartment can house up to 8 people between two bedrooms and a sofa bed.
Vecpilsētas Old City 2 level mansardRiga, Latvia
This apartment is a cozy place to rest one’s head, and is tucked away in an antique building within Riga’s Old Town not too far from the Opera House. It’s a rental that’s optimal for those traveling for business as well as for couples, and can host two people. The domicile is built with an emphasis on sunlight and lots of it thanks to the large windows in the living room space that helps affirm its warmth. There’s a fully modernized kitchen to go with the normal amenities on hand which even include umbrellas for those grey days in the capital.
OLD TOWN RIGA COSY SUNNY APARTMENT ♛Riga, Latvia
This vacation rental is a hip spot that combines the old and the new to an engaging degree in the middle of Riga’s city center. The studio apartment is a short distance from the Daugava River and on a busy street filled with popular bars and cafes. It’s distinctive once you walk inside thanks to the high vaulted ceilings and brick facade, which accentuates the master bedroom in a loft space above. The studio can hold 2 guests, and has a sleek bathroom complete with a tub to soak in.
Stylish Studio Apt. in the Heart of Riga.Riga, Latvia
This apartment on Strelnieku Street is in one of the more fashionable areas in Riga, placing it at a leisurely walk from the Old Town. The entire place has undergone some modifications which adds extra vibrancy. It can accommodate up to four guests with 2 beds, and has a separate kitchen area off to the side of the living room that includes a grand view of the city along with a balcony. There’s the normal amount of amenities to be had here, which also includes access to a tranquil yard space for those residing in the building.
Strelnieku apartmentRiga, Latvia
Located adjacent to the architectural relic of St. Peter’s Church, this vacation rental has two bedrooms that can host up to six guests. The entire apartment is modernized to provide the comforts many are used to, from full air conditioning to Wi Fi access. There’s even a washer and dryer available on the premises, and for those who want to relax after a day out on the town, there’s a hot tub in the bathroom.
St. Peter’s Church ApartmentRiga, Rīga, Latvia
This entire apartment is a hip domicile that puts an emphasis on coziness and elegance, seen from the moment one walks in and takes a look at the entrance and the wardrobe.The hosts have made the place amenable for up to four guests and is also designed to be welcoming to families. The package of amenities includes Wi Fi and free parking on site.
Rupniecibas Boutique ApartmentsRiga, Latvia
This studio is a little ways from the center of the city and is a whimsical place for those who like a bit of that where they spend the night. The hosts have made this a comfortable place for up to three guests total, with the bedroom in an intimate loft section that works well with the rich pine floors. In addition, there’s an indoor fireplace that adds to the apartment’s charm. With regards to amenities, there’s a washer and dryer available along with free internet and a separate work niche for those who need it.
Cosy Mansard in the Riga CentreRiga, Latvia
A final perspective on finding the best rentals in Riga
Travelers who place a high premium on adding familiar levels of comfort to their trip look to find vacation rentals that fit the biil. In Latvia’s capital city of Riga, there are quite a few options due to the rise in prominence of the city throughout Europe and across the world. Being in any of these vacation rentals is a sure sign that a stay in Riga will one accentuated with charm and style.
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