As one of Europe’s most affordable destinations, Vilnius has ample high-end hotel options for easy-on-the-wallet prices. With many hotel interiors featuring exposed brick or stone walls, cozy beds, and unique touches, visitors will enjoy relaxation after a packed day of sightseeing. Stay in the midst of a UNESCO World Heritage Site in one of Vilnius’ best hotels.
Shakespeare Boutique Hotel Vilnius
Located in Vilnius’ old town, Shakespeare Boutique Hotel Vilnius features 31 unique rooms, a fantastic restaurant and bar, and excellent specials such as afternoon tea on the weekends. The rooms, which are named after authors, famous novels, characters, and settings, transport you into the authors’ workspaces. For example, the superior Hemingway room is equipped with a writing desk, masculine decorations, several novels, and in-room coffee and tea facilities. A luxury room such as the Oscar Wilde has a separate sitting room and bedroom, and a luxurious claw-foot bath tub. Room rates begin at €80 for a standard room.
Bernardinu str. 8, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 266 5885
The Europa Royale Hotel is a four-star hotel located on the popular Asros Vartu Street, home to the Gates of Dawn. With 54 hotel rooms of varying sizes and configurations, guests can opt to save money with a standard room or splurge on a suite. Deluxe rooms offer large comfortable beds, free Wi-Fi, a workspace, television, hair dryer, and more. Rooms are surprisingly spacious for European standards. Additionally, one of the best traditional Lithuanian restaurants — Medininkai — is associated with Europa Royale. Room rates start at €89 for a standard room without breakfast.
Aušros Vartų g. 6, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 266 0770
Artagonist Art Hotel
Only recently opened, Artagonist Art Hotel is an exciting hotel for art-lovers and hipsters, as it features murals, artistic decorations, and sculptures created by local Lithuanian artists and artisans. The location on the central Pilies Street in old town puts guests in the ideal spot for a jam-packed 48-hour visit. Standard rooms feature a queen-sized bed, Chemex coffee maker, and unique handmade art. Rooms start at €85.
Pilies g. 34, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 243 0000
Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square
This luxury chain hotel features stunning properties around the world, and the Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square is no less grand. With views to Vilnius Cathedral, Cathedral Square, and the Cathedral Bell Tower, visitors will be able to see the best of Vilnius just outside their windows. The large rooms are decorated in rich reds, royal purples, and wood accents. The elegant standard room is equipped with comfortable seating, a large desk, bedside reading lamps, and large windows that let in ample sunlight. Room rates start at approximately €160 per night.
Universiteto g. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 220 1160
Relais & Chateaux Stikliai Hotel
Lavish, grand rooms await guests of Stikliai Hotel. Standard rooms have a maximum occupancy of one, perfect for the solo or business traveler, and feature a comfortable single bed, desk, seating area, television, clean bathroom, and more. Prices start at €158 per night. The location on Gaono Street puts visitors near boutiques, Jewish history, cafés, and bars. The in-house restaurant also features homemade vodka ice cream that is to die for.
Gaono g. 7, Vilnius 01131, Lithuania, +370 5 264 9595
Congress Avenue Hotel
The four-star Congress Avenue Hotel is an ideal option for business travelers or tourists alike due to its great location. Shoppers will enjoy that the Gedimino 9 mall is practically across the street, and foodies will relish dining in the hotel’s La Cave restaurant. Theaters and parliamentary buildings are also nearby. Rooms at Congress Avenue Hotel are sleek and modern, featuring silver and bronze accents. The standard room is equipped with a desk, flat screen television, seating, a large closet, and comfortable bathroom. Room rates start at €120.
Gedimino pr. 12, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 212 1716
Comfort Hotel LT Rock ‘N’ Roll Vilnius
Found a bit off-the-beaten-path in Vilnius’ new town, but in an up-and-coming neighborhood near grocery stores, restaurants, and live music venues, Comfort Hotel LT Rock ‘N’ Roll offers an urban atmosphere. Top amenities are the attraction here; with a gym open 24/7, free Wi-Fi, free organic breakfast, and coffee facilities, visitors really do get a bang for their hard-earned buck. Rooms are decorated with a music theme, and come equipped with a flat screen television, large desk, and space to hang clothes. Standard rooms start at €61 per night.
Kauno g. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 250 5111
Radisson Blu Royal Astorija Hotel
With views onto Town Hall Square and the beautiful architecture that surrounds it, visitors will delight in a stay at the Radisson Blu Royal Astorija Hotel. The hotel features 119 plush rooms with excellent amenities. A superior room features a pillow menu to choose the best pillow for a restful night’s sleep, a Nespresso coffee machine, a desk, additional seating, and large windows with city views. Room rates start at approximately €146 per night. Adjoining rooms are also available.
Didžioji g. 35, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 212 0110
Narutis Hotel features classic, feminine rooms with unique touches like canopies over beds, matching bed linens and upholstery, and comfortable seating areas. The hotel offers guests 52 unique rooms with private bathrooms that come with complimentary high-end toiletries. Handicap-accessible rooms are also available. Room rates start at approximately €102 per night, although several promotional discounts are available on the hotel’s website.
Pilies g. 24, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 212 2894
Ramada Hotel and Suites Vilnius
Another highly rated hotel in an excellent location in Vilnius is the Ramada Hotel and Suites, situated just a skip, hop, and a jump away from Town Hall Square and the Gates of Dawn. The 16th-century building has been renovated to modern standards while keeping its historical beauty. The opulent rooms are decorated with Baroque wallpaper, plush curtains, and rich bed linens. Room rates start at approximately €130 per night.
Subaciaus Street 2, Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 5 255 3355