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    Baikaler Hostel

    ul. Lenina 9, Apt. 11, Irkutsk 664003, Russia
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    1/28/2018 1/29/2018
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    Traveler (13)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good42%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 72 reviews

    Reviewed August 31, 2017

    I booked a two day trip to Olkhon Island with Baikaler and it was one of the highlights of my trip to Russia. Jack is a fantastic guy - knowledgeable, friendly and funny, as well as a great driver! It was a jam-packed two days...More

    Thank Jenny C
    Reviewed August 27, 2017

    We didn't stay at Baikaler, as they ran out of place, but the hostel managers over there were beyond helpful. They helped arranged our transportation and lodging with their partner hostels: Derevenka at Listvyanka, Olga's on Olkhon Island and Galina's at Irkutsk. We thoroughly enjoyed...More

    Thank grumpycheng
    Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

    My stays at the Baikaler and Olga's Rural Hostel were great. There were issues with the check in and I want to bring this out. Like the majority I researched TripAdvisor and Lonely Planet. I am wondering whether the web contents are outdated, including the...More

    Thank RonGoingTravelling
    Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night in this small hostel in Irkutsk and it was fine for an overnight stay. It is tucked away behind one of the main streets with very little signage but the comprehensive instructions sent through on email meant that we could find...More

    Thank Terry F
    Reviewed April 11, 2017

    Seems to be the best backpacker hostel in Irkutsk. Great atmosphere of international crowd, perfect location in the heart of the city. All facilities for independent travelers. Loved the fast wifi connection.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • $10 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Siberian District >
    • Irkutsk Oblast >
    • Irkutsk
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    Traveler (13)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (6)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Bathroom (7)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
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    "Both dorms and the double rooms have windows to the main street, so you can't avoid the noise."
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    "This is a small popular hostel - book in advance. I saw a few people turned away when they were full."
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    "Make sure to make a reservation up front as the hostel is very popular!"
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    "The dorms are possibly a better bet than the shared room especially during the winter season."
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