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1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Petrovskiy Lane, 1/30-23, Moscow 107031, Russia
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Ranked #12 of 627 Specialty Lodging in Moscow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hostel for one night in September due to the very good ratings here on TA. I can only say I don't understand the very good ratings. I have traveled to more than 50 countries and stayed in many many hostels around the world and iVAN is nothing more than an average hostel with a good location.... More

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Nova Friburgo, RJ
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kristina, Thanks a lot to help me!!! This hostel is perfect, nice location, nice staff...its a small apartmente in city center I'll be back soon ! you bet !!! Maybe next year,and be sure that will pass more time ! Thanks friends !!

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The great thing about this hostel is the location and how ridiculously clean it is. If you are staying in the 8 bed dorm in the second building then expect to be cramped. There was no space to put my things down on the floor and in order to get to my locker I had to stretch over the person... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Decent Hostel in good location. My room was tidy, nicely decorated and definitely good value for money. The shared facilities and kitchen are clean and modern. The location is good, as well. Metro, shops and restaurants are in easy walking distance. The Kremlin and other attractions are a bit further, but still well doable on foot. The Hostel is made... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This joint was sweet... its in the centre of moscow and everything is a walking distance. "the main attraction, shopping center" .... the boys running it were so friendly and always helpful!!! Definitely a place to stay when in Moscow

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I've dwelled at iVan Hostel for 5days The admins were nice and helpful when we needed hands on, hence it was impressive. On every issue we had problems they're so kind and interactive. But, there were some guesses whom have been stayed for long (like their home) ,made themselves like a center or a bit influencer , They should be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I like Ivan hostel because it was clean and quiet and no alcoholic drinks are allowed in the hostel. When I was there, the hostel wasn't full and I didn't have to wait or que to use the bathroom and the toilet. The staffs were young and friendly. Tip - Bring enough cash to pay for your room because the... More

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Ilya S, Manager at iVAN Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, We're deeply sorry for the inconvenience. It was just a temporary issue. Now the credit-card machine works flawlessly. Thanks for the review! Ilya More

New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I stayed here with a friend for 2 nights, but switched to the Godzilla hospital because we felt uncomfortable as the staff were rude. Perhaps we were there an an off week, but it was run by a bunch of young men and they did not make us feel comfortable at all. However, the rooms were nice, the location was... More

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Ilya S, Owner at iVAN Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We're really sorry that you've had such an experience at that time. Now that a year has passed, we have a completely new team working. If you ever visit Moscow again we would be glad to have you as our guest or just for a cup of coffee :) Best Regards, Ilya More

London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

After having come through most of Russia on Train, finally arriving in Moscow was hot and overwhelming, but the very clear directions and friendly staff on arrival definitely helped. The location is phenomenal, very close to most of the places you'd want to go and the rooms are very clean with lockers include. My friend and I (both female) ended... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Although a little apprehensive, we were soon warmly welcomed by the staff at iVAN hostel. The hostel itself is very homely, just like sharing an apartment in close proximity with a lot of strangers. This may be a bit daunting at first for young girls, but my friend and I shared a double room with our own privacy, yet could... More

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Address: Petrovskiy Lane, 1/30-23, Moscow 107031, Russia
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Location: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — iVAN Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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