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Located in City Centre, Hotel Skanste is within 2 miles (3 km) of popular attractions such as Freedom Monument and Powder Tower. This 34-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like a coffee shop/café, a business center, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Located in central Riga, the hotel is also near Great Guild Hall and Small Guild Hall.


Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café.


All 34 rooms provide refrigerators and desks. 21-inch TVs are available for entertainment, and guests can stay connected with free wired Internet. Free toiletries are also included.

Property features

Guests of Hotel Skanste enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and a business center. You can take advantage of limited parking, along with an airport shuttle for a fee (available on request). The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a computer station, barbecue grills, and a picnic area.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in public areas
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport shuttle (fees apply)

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 3-star property offers access to a business center. Event facilities measuring 1248 square feet (116 square meters) include conference space. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 4 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request). This business-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff.

Hotel Skanste is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 34 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1248 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 116 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Hotel Skanste offers 34 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary toiletries. This Riga hotel provides complimentary wired high-speed Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Television 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 5 per pet, per night (maximum EUR 20 per stay)
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room (up to 40 kg)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: EUR 5 per pet, per night (maximum EUR 20 per stay)
  • Early check-in fee: EUR 5
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 10
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 7 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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