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Admiral Hostel

Cheremhovsky Ln., 6, Apt 1, Irkutsk, Russia
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Ranked #16 of 89 Specialty lodging in Irkutsk
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First big plus: they open the door in te middle of the night! Our train arrived at 2:30 a.m. And the hostel we booked (baikaler) didnt open the door. After driving through town and looking in the lonely planet we found Admiral. And the let us in! Great! Why not every hostel is like this, i still dont understand. The... More

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only one toilet with shower which is definitely inconvenience when it's full house of 16 guests. The receptionist did not take care much in housekeeping & guests and did not put quiet control after midnight. Kitchen is not clean enough

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Great staff with very good English and willing to help out in any way possible. It is close to everything, comfortable, has good wifi and facilities that are clean. It is small so you get to know everyone quickly, great if travelling alone.

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Olkhon, Russia
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Hostel was cozy, clean and loction was great. Staff was very friendly and helpfull. Wi-fi was working and we could left our luggages there for couple of days with no extra fee. If I ever go again to Irkutsk, I know where I'll stay!

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We only stayed one night as it was a flying stopover after coming back from Lake Baikal before getting back on the Trans-Siberian Express at 5am. It is a very small and basic hostel with one communal bathroom and a small kitchen/sitting area. I wouldn't really want to stay here for an extended period of time but for what we... More

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Sydney, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

The hostel is located about 1km from the Irkutsk train station (across the bridge) and has a tram stop nearby. It's a small hostel, with one dorm room that can fit 7 people and another semi-dorm room that can fit 4 people. They also have one double bed room, and only one toilet and shower for all guests. The hostel... More

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28 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

This hostel is very small with two dorm rooms and one double bed room. All up, it can accommodate about 13 people. It has one shared bathroom/laundry. It is well located for the Irkutsk train station. The staff speak excellent english. Compared to other hostels I have stayed in it is just okay. That said, the place is clean and... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This is a good place to stay, friendly owner, very warm. Top notch, clean shower. Dodgy leopard skin bed spread though...! Bit of a dark alley way to get to the door which is off the courtyard. Handy for the railway station.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012 via mobile

Admiral Hostel's location located near the train station (about 10-20 minutes walking) but the entrace is dark if you come to hostel in the night . Clean room and bathroom (there's washing machine in the bathroom). Nice staffs with good English speaking. free wi-fi and kitchen also available. The little negative is no reading light and plug for everyone (but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Me and my friend stayed at the Admiral during our Trans-Mongolian journey for three nights. I can honestly say that this is one of the nicest hostels I've ever stayed at. The staff was very friendly and helpful and they spoke very good English. Also the bathroom was very clean, it actually didn't feel like we were in Russia :)... More

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Address: Cheremhovsky Ln., 6, Apt 1, Irkutsk, Russia
Location: Russia > Siberian District > Irkutsk Oblast > Irkutsk
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service
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CITY CENTER:- Free Internet & WI-FI- Free Linen & Towels- Free Luggage Storage- Self Catering & Kitchen Facilities- Unlimited Tea, Coffee, Bread & Sweets- Laundry & Kitchen- Telephone & Cable TV- Travel Desk / Travel Info- Fast Visa Registration- Trips & Bus Tickets booking to Lake BaikalIrkutsk Admiral Hostel - Right Where you need it ! ... more   less 
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