The hotel is nice, Ibis furniture are standardised so it is a safe choice.
Good breakfast, however not included into the room price.
Been there for new year's eve, pay attention to the alcoholic prices, pretty expencive.
For what concearns the location, I had the impression of being into some sort of poor/abandoned part of the city but it must be said that it was my first time there, I don't know other parts of the city and russians tend to celebrate during this time of the years, so no wonder why all shops and restaurants where closed.
In conclusion, as russians say: жорошо