Elegant to its very core, charming Riga is a fascinating mix of old and new. Choose from a host of stunning Radisson hotels in top locations in the Old Town and the commercial centre. Stay within easy reach of the Lattelecom Riga Marathon’s start and key attractions including the impressive Dome Cathedral, Riga Opera House and the 17th century Blackheads House.
Astor Riga Hotel & Conference is a brand new 4-star hotel located in the exclusive part of the Old Town, with all the city sights located in an area up to 200 meters from the hotel. All the rooms feature a safe, a seating area, a minibar, a flat-screen smart TV, free Wi-Fi and an electric kettle. You will enjoy your night sleep with handpicked down pillows and blankets on high quality beds. You can have nice lunch or dinner in "Astor" Restaurant, where also the rich breakfast buffet is served.
Situated between 2 beautiful parks in the center of Riga, Radisson Blu Ridzene Hotel offers not only 95 modern rooms and suites with a views of the Old Town and Esplanade Park, but also a 5 star experience with top-class dining in the Restaurant Piramida, eco-friendly spa, modern gym and Nordic sauna with a view over Esplanade park. Hotel is located just at the doorstep of city cetner and 15 minute walking distance from marathon’s start.
This picturesque riverside setting lies within walking distance of the Start line and key historical sites such as the Blackheads House, Riga Dome and many more. In addition to the magnificent scenery, we offer eight room and suite categories all with comfortable furnishings and design. Included with each accommodation - free of charge, unlimited access to our world-class fitness centre featuring a 24-meter swimming pool and solarium.
Stay in with Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel and enjoy a pleasant night’s sleep in one of the 571 modern & comfortable rooms. Make sure to visit hotel’s Skyline bar, located on 26th floor, for breathtaking views of Riga Old Town or relax after the run at the on-site ESPA Riga Spa. Hotel is located just at the doorstep of city center and 15 minute walking distance from marathon’s start.
If you enjoy warm atmosphere and stylish surroundings, Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel is just right for you. Seemingly small from the outside, Elizabete Hotel administers 228 rooms and suites, modern fitness cetner, Nordic sauna and an unforgettable dining experience in the Restaurant CUT Hotel is located just at the doorstep of city cetner and 15 minute walking distance from marathon’s start.
Located in the historic city center, Park Inn by Radisson Residence Riga Barona provides convenient access to transport options and main city attractions. It offers modern apartments with a fully equipped kitchenette, separate living and dining area. Some apartments have a balcony or a terrace. The ground floor hosts Tokyo City Restaurant as well as a food kiosk for snacks and drinks. There are parks and gym options nearby for training purposes.
Park Inn by Radisson Riga Valdemara is located in the vibrant part of the city and only 15 minutes' drive from the airport and 10 minutes' walk to the Riga Old Town. Guests can rest well in one of the 178 rooms and enjoy panoramic views from upper floors. The hotel has a well-equipped fitness center and nearby parks for keeping the fitness regime. In Bocca Buona Restaurant, a healthy and delicious breakfast served to have a good start for the day as well as Italian specialities during the day.
We believe that packing for a marathon is an art form. You don’t want to take too much or too little. You want to be ready for any eventuality. Our mutual intention for you to pack light but be prepared! Having this in mind, we have prepared a video checklist/set of packing tips to make your Lattelecom Marathon 2018 distance a whole lot more pleasant.
May is one of the best times to visit Riga, as it is the month of beauty and the beginning of new life. More than a quarter of our capital’s territory is green area – parks, forests and gardens, so you have a chance to witness the blossoming and flourishing of Riga. To not to be unfounded, we tried to gather some weather statistics, so now we are sure that Riga is a place to be in May both for city break lovers and running enthusiasts, as it is the month of the most significant running event in Baltics – Lattelecom Riga Marathon!