Irkutsk Downtown Hostel
Why our hostel?

1 Budget accommodation right in the center of Irkutsk and also close to train-station: from 500 roubles (about 13 euro)
2 Walking distance to the historical sites of Irkutsk
3 24-hour food-store and pizza-cafe across the street from the hostel
4 Tourist information from our staff - itineraries, transportation, schedules, etc.

Bathroom - click to enlarge Bathroom - click to enlarge

Internet corner - click to enlarge Information desk - click to enlarge

Common place - click to enlarge Kitchen - click to enlarge

We have a new name and new location now! Our new web-site is You can go straight there or just see the new directions here.

We also offer you great tours to Lake Baikal, region in East Siberia, with strong vibe of a real travel, guided by knowledgeable, experienced and, of course, English-speaking guides. Try our great tours to Siberia, Lake Baikal tours, and travel to Siberia!

  • Dormitory - 600 roubles in June, 600-700 roubles in July and August (depends on room type), special price for May - 500 roubles only!

We provide:

  • Toilet and hot shower
  • Kitchen facilities and a fridge at your disposal
  • Luggage storage
  • Internet access for FREE
  • Wi-fi for FREE
  • Laundry service
  • Public message board
  • Inexpensive tours to most beautiful places of the lake Baikal
  • Booking of bus and train tickets
  • Hostel on Baikal Lake

    We support!

Our address:
Building 15a, Gryaznova street, Irkutsk

How to find us: Take tram N1 or 2 (or just walk) from train station and get off on the next stop, go up to the hill and turn right at the 1st street. Nerpa Backpackers is at second yellow building at right side of the street. Press 1 and * to enter request. Welcome!

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Our Contacts:
+7 9246 094975 (Max)
+7 9025 686277 (Julia)

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Our parthners:

Baikal-Adventure company - active outdoor and adventure tours at Baikal lake area for groups, families and individual travelers.

BigBen School - we teach Russian as a Foreign Language!