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The venue

The conference venue is the National Library of Latvia (Mūkusalas iela 3, Rīga). It offers well-equipped premises with all amenities for a scholarly meeting. Wireless Internet access (Wi-Fi) is available throughout the conference venue, and technical support provided by the highly competent event management team.

It is highly recommended to take identification documents with you! Please note that all bags (also small bags) must be left at the lockers at the cloakroom if you enter the library premises outside the conference centre! All valuable items could be transferred to the special transparent bags. Safety deposit for the key – 1 EUR coin (notes could be changed in the special box on the wall). Coin will be returned when the key is placed back to the locker.

Transportation

By air

By air: Riga International Airport is served by many international airlines and by the local company AirBaltic.

The public transport that goes to Riga International Airport and back is Bus No.22 and Express Bus No.322. A regular ticket for one trip can be bought from the bus driver (price 2.00 EUR), but if you buy it beforehand at the small store (e.g. Narvesen) or self-service ticket vending machine, a one-way ticket will only cost you 1.15 EUR. Other tickets that can be used for public transport (excluding orange express buses): 1-hour ticket 2.30 EUR, 24-hour ticket 5.00 EUR and 3-day ticket 10.00 EUR.

Riga City Centre and other destinations from the Airport can also be reached by using taxi (average fare price 15-20 EUR).

By sea: The Stockholm – Riga line is served by Tallink.

By land: There is a bus service between Riga and many European countries. This route is served by Lux Express, Eurolines, Ecolines, and others.

There is an international passenger train service between Riga and Minsk, Kyiv, Moscow, St. Petersburg. This route is served by LDZ CARGO Ltd.

Public transport in Riga:
Information about public transport
Ticket prices

Bus: #3, #4, #4Z, #7, #8, #10, #21, #22, #23, #25, #26, #30, #35, #38, #39, #43, #55
Tram: #1, #2, #5, #10
Trolley Bus: #9, #27
Minibus (blue): #237, #244, #246, #263, #271
Express Bus (orange): #322, #338, #346, #370

The destination stop for the new building of the National Library of Latvia is: ‘Nacionala biblioteka’.


Accommodation

Riga hotels offer DHN2020 delegates special rates:

Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel
Address: Kuģu iela 24, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 0.5km
EUR 59.00 – standard single room/ per night
EUR 69.00 – standard double room/ per night
EUR 79.00 – superior single room/ per night
EUR 89.00 – superior double room/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, access to swimming pool, sauna & gym, WiFi. SPECIAL RESERVATION LINK.
Bellevue Park Hotel Riga
Address: Slokas iela 1, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1km
EUR 35.00 – standard single/ per night
EUR 40.00 – standard double/ per night
EUR 65.00 – superior single with SPA access / per night
EUR 70.00 – superior double with SPA access/ per night
EUR 75.00 – apartment single with SPA access/ per night
EUR 80.00 – apartment double with SPA access/ per night
EUR 120.00 – deluxe double with SPA access/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, access to fitness centre, WiFi, free parking. For a special rate please contact reservations@bellevue.lv, using the Promo code DHN2020.
Mogotel Hotel Group
Wellton Riverside SPA Hotel
Address: 11.novembra krastmala 33, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1km
EUR 60.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 75.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Wellton Centrum Hotel & SPA
Address: Kalēju iela 33, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.4km
EUR 52.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 67.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Wellton Riga Hotel & SPA
Address: Vaļņu iela iela 49, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.5km
EUR 50.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 65.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rixwell Centra Hotel
Address: Audēju iela 1, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.3km
EUR 48.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 58.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rixwell Old Riga Palace Hotel
Address: Minsterejas iela 8/10, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.1km
EUR 45.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 55.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rixwell Hotel Konventa Seta
Address: Kalēju iela 9/11, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.5km
EUR 37.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 46.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rija Domus Hotel
Address: Tirgoņu iela 9, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.3km
EUR 32.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 37.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, and for Wellton hotel guests 2,5 hour long SPA access. For reservations please use hyperlinks above, select check-in and check-out dates, enter Promo code DHN2020. Contact information for additional requests: reservations@mogotel.com, +371 67798981 or laura.krumina@mogotel.com, +371 27008976.
Park Inn by Radisson Riga Valdemara
Address: Krogus iela 1, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.4km
EUR 52.00 – standard single room/ per night
EUR 62.00 – standard double room/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, WiFi. SPECIAL RESERVATION LINK.
Opera Hotel & Spa
Address: Raiņa bulvāris 33, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 1.8km
EUR 60.00 – standard single/ per night
EUR 70.00 – standard double/ per night
EUR 75.00 – superior single/ per night
EUR 85.00 – superior double/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, WiFi and 1,5 hour long SPA access (sauna, steam bath and relaxation pool). For a special rate please contact jelena.sidorova@operahotel.lv, using the Promo code DHN2020.
Europa Royale
Address: Krišjāņa Barona iela 12, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 2km
EUR 53.00 – standard single/double/ per night
EUR 65.00 – delux single/double/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT, WiFi. For a special rate please contact sales.riga@europaroyale.com, using the Promo code DHN2020.
IBIS Riga Centre
Address: Marijas iela 5, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 2km
EUR 39.00 – single/double/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT. For a special rate please contact HA016-RE@accor.com, using the Promo code DHN2020.
Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel
Address: Elizabetes iela 55, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 2.3km
EUR 75.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 115.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT and access to gym. For reservations please use the SPECIAL LINK or send reservation requests to latvija.sales@radissonblu.com, using the Promo code DHN2020.
Radisson Blu Elizabete Hotel
Address: Elizabetes iela 73, Riga. Distance to the conference venue: 2.2km
EUR 85.00 – standard singe/ double room/ per night
EUR 125.00 – superior singe/ double room/ per night
Rate includes breakfast, VAT and access to gym. For reservations please use the SPECIAL LINK or send reservation requests to latvija.sales@radissonblu.com, using the Promo code DHN2020.

DHN2020 conference organizers respect your privacy and will never provide your email or phone number to any third party. If you are in doubt, DHN2020 welcomes your calls or emails to report suspicious activity or simply to verify a website or email you have received. No one should phone or email you on our behalf requesting your credit card data to make a hotel reservation for a conference. Hotel bookings are made by the conference participants themselves.