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Grand Palace Hotel

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Stockholm, Sverige
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We celebrated our 11th wedding day in Riga and was very pleased about the travel! Just the ferry restaurant was bad. But all other was fantastisc! ahjdgfjaösdlgä patqoijrgsfgfdsklafjaösljgfakjsfgkdzjflkjdfghsfdkjgöasdgfasjgljasöflgjzöslfjaöskfgnskfjgnksdfjgksdfjgsdkfg

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GrandPalaceRiga, Front Office Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ben_Hur_12, Congratulations again. We are thrilled that you chose us for your special day! We hope to welcome you both back on your 12 year anniversary and the many years to follow. Best regards, Liva More 

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31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently located by the side of the river but comfortably situated very near from the old city center. It takes you no more than ten minutes to reach most places of interest. The rooms are well appointed but I have two things Idid not like at all: 1. The shower is inside the tube; this is uncomfortable... More 

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Juan G, Thank you very much, that you find time to write an review of Grand Palace Hotel. I truly agree that our location is unmatched and we are just few steps away form the best shopping, art galleries, museums and restaurants. My sincere apologies that some of our services did not reach your expectations. Please be informed that... More 

Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The 5* Grand Palace Hotel is located in the heart of the old town and ideally situated when visiting all the key attractions around Riga. Staff are very professional, friendly and attentive. The rooms are tastefully furnished, well equipped and very comfortable. Breakfast was enjoyable and nothing was too much trouble. Dinner is expensive especially when adding wine, however it... More 

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Telvenso, Thank you for this kind review. We are always happy to hear form our guests who enjoy both the room and also the restaurant. Our staff will be thrilled to hear that their hard work was noticed. We look forward to having you back with us. Best regards, Liva More 

Italy
1 review
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Grand Palace is a marvelous hotel with an outstanding staff. The concierge was very friendly and ready to help any time. My room was spotlessly clean and very cosy.The breakfast was delicious with glorious selection of fish. I have enjoyed the bar as well.

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear firennireno, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent stay.It is the biggest compliment ever to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best regards, Liva More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located in the centre of old city. Service is perfect. They have very friendly and helpful employees. They have cool bicycles for rent and the scent of flowers, picturesque design details are all around the hotel making perfect atmosphere.

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Giorgi P, What a lovely review! Thank you for pointing out so many details at our property. Our team is what separates us from everyone else. They are truly the heart of the hotel. We thought that a bicycle would be the perfect way for our guests to get around the city, stay active and enjoy the weather all... More 

LoveLuxTravel
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35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The basic issue is that the front desk promised me that I would not have to pay for a wine that was not good, and then reneged on that promise. I didn't argue, because it wasn't a big deal (€135). I was going to not bother tagging the hotel with a bad review, just the restaurant. But, they clearly do... More 

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Holstebro, Denmark
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55 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This hotel is located in a nice area, where you can reach the city center by foot. The room I got was spacy and clean. Breakfast - you could choose between fruit, bread, eggs etc. There is a cosy bar at the hotel. Would enjoy to re-visit.

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Frank-1972-06, Thank you for your nice review of Grand Palace Hotel. We are delighted to hear that you were able to spend relaxing holidays at our property. We hope to see you returning soon. With best regards, Liva More 

West Bloomfield, Michigan
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123 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great hotel. Excellent and very helpful staff. Exclusive breakfast, you can find every thing that you want. Location - the best in town. If you are in Riga, this hotel should be your choice # 1. Very highly recommended.

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mark D, Thank you very much for your kind review of Grand Palace Hotel. Your recommendation means a lot to us. We look forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, Liva More 

Reigate, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

At the airport we were met by the hotel driver who took us to the hotel where we were met by the very helpful staff who checked us in without an issue. We had a nice room on one of the higher floors. The restaurant was tasty and the hotel is near to restaurants to try out. On the first... More 

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GrandPalaceRiga, Public Relations Manager at Grand Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travell_gurll, Thank you for sharing your recent stay. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. The hotel drivers can be organized not only for airport pick ups and transfers but also to visit other beautiful cities of Latvia. Thank you one more time and we look forward to your return! Best wishes, Liva More 

Merelbeke, Belgium
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Top hotel in the center of Riga. Very nice rooms and professional service. Great breakfast buffet. I would recommend this hotel to everyone who enjoys to stay in a grand and comfortable hotel. Paul, Peggy and Frances

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Dear Peggy D, Thank you for taking the time share your stay. We love to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! We look forward to welcoming you back. Best regards, Liva More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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SUITE Restaurant & Lounge
SUITE Restaurant & Lounge
Cuisines: European, Central European, Asian
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Voted as Latvia's Leading Hotel for 8 years, the magnificent Grand Palace Hotel is located in the quiet centre of the historical Old Town of Riga. It is surrounded by prestigious UNESCO World Heritage monuments, central to major tourism objects, shopping streets, offices, embassies and banks. The hotel is the only member of "The Leading Hotels of the World" and "Virtuoso" in Latvia. In May 2015 the official rating for the hotel has been upgraded from 5-star to 5-star Superior. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Palace Hotel

Address: Pils iela 12, Riga 1050, Latvia
Region: Latvia > Riga Region > Riga
Price Range: $182 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Palace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Grand Palace Riga
Hotel Grand Palace
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Riga
#3 Business Hotel in Riga
#4 Romantic Hotel in Riga
#14 Luxury Hotel in Riga
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