Riga is the new up and coming city on any keen travellers tick list. This vibrant city is reclaiming its rightful title as the cosmopolitan cornerstone of the Baltic. Over the past few years super-chic cafes have spread like wildfire throughout the city centre.
Stay 3 nights at the 4 star Wellton Gertrude Hotel, Bed and breakfast, on selected dates between 20 May - 30 June from just £169.
Prices are based on departures from London Stansted and Manchester.
Flights are also available from the following airports with additional supplements:
From +£20 Leeds Bradford and East Midlands.
Welltone Gertrude Hotel is located a stones throw from the centre of the city and all its wonderful sites. Explore the Central Market, take a trip to the Latvian National Opera or take a stroll through Riga Old Town. This city has so much to see and do all within easy reach. The hotel is an ideal spot for both business and leisure travellers.
The hotel offers guests a shuttle bus service, 24 hour reception desk, conference facilities, business services and Wi-Fi access. Enjoy a complimentary buffet style breakfast served in the breakfast room or have it in your room if you wanted to. The lobby bar serves a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as hot drinks.
The hotel comprises o f76 rooms and suites. All are equipped with a bathroom with a bath, shower, hairdryer, bath amenities, safe, tea and coffee facilities, TV, mini-bar, Wi-Fi access and air conditioning. The suites have a bedroom, living area and bathrobes with slippers.
Riga is the capital of Latvia and is known to be the largest city of the country too, being home to over half the population. The city has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is all down to the large collection of art nouveau buildings. Riga is one of the most attractive cities in Europe as it has many restoration projects on old buildings.
Riga has a very active cultural life. The city holds numerous music festivals throughout the year including Jazz, Opera and early music. The atmosphere is fantastic. There are plenty of museums and art galleries to explore. All in all Riga is a great city for those on a relaxing weekend break or a romantic getaway.