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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well I went in winter and I have to say that the service is quite good. Breakfast and dinner are included, really tasty and there are lots of food, so you will be full. The bedroom was hot, which is really good in Siberia, comfortable and clean. There is a bar named Bistro, is a french bar and you can...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We been trying to book a stay at this place since it has good reviews online but unsuccessful with operators who were not responsive. Upon arrival to the island & village, we think why not came to check it out. Booked a meal for 4 person a day earlier & not feeling welcomed upon arrival was an unpleasant experience. Guided...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place! Exactly the kind of experience you are looking for in Siberia. It's clean, it's warm, it's cosy. Food is really good and the location is great, right next to Shaman Rock! Only problem: rather rude staff. The girl that organises the excursions showed me to my room. She is friendly, until you start asking questions. Then...

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Nice homestead and probably the most comfortable in the island. Nevertheless, our group was disappointed with the meals included. Very limited portion. We were late on the first day for the dinner, and left with very little food, even it is served ala-carte. Left earlier on the day we check out and was stunned with the prepacked breakfast, which include...

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

The Very Good rating is based on having a perfect room on the second floor with a view of Lake Baikal and Shaman Rock. We saw spectacular sunsets. The room was very large and comfortable. However the food is not good (do not go for the meal plan). Room quality is uneven, my fellow traveller had a very small dark...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I definitely not recommend this place. We have now been traveling for over 4 months and this must be the worst place we have ever been to. This mainly due to the poor reception, service and the old fashion attitude like for example not including free wifi. In every place we have been so far wifi has been available for...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is nice and very eco friendly. Great place to relax and unwind. I however had an unpleasant experience in the Banya there which I booked for myself since I am travelling alone. The Banya Man was very unprofessional and kept trying to force me to drink beer when I specifically wanted water and also smoking in the Banya...

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Lodi, Italy
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It's called "usad'ba" what in russian actually means villa, but it's worst hostel I've ever seen. We had lux room, but it was dirty, nobody cleaned it during our stay there , we received dirty towels. The dinner and breakfast was included in the price, but it was possibile to drink only tea, other things was disgusting, always cold and...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We booked a yug at Nikita's for one night, and it came with a private bathroom/shower. 2000 rubles per pax for a night, including breakfast and dinner. Despite the mixed reviews surrounding the place, we were pleasantly surprised. Reception was good as the staff were friendly and spoke English, the room was spacious and clean, and the food provided was...

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Siauliai, Lithuania
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I'm glad to have chosen this hotel for my trip in Lake Baikal. All staff warmly welcomed us and were always ready to help. I loved the cosy design of the whole area as it is very typical traditional Russian style. The homestead is located by the lake shore so you can have a nice walk and enjoy the wonderful...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Nikita's Homestead

Address: 8 Kirpitchnaya, Olkhon 666137, Russia
Region: Russia > Siberian District > Irkutsk Oblast > Olkhon
Number of rooms: 12
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“2nd floor rooms in the new building are probably quieter and look out over the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles Lesley_Junlakan, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Pick one of the cabins”
 of 5 bubbles 864glenng, 13 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view as you can watch the sunset from your room.”
 of 5 bubbles NicholaKelly12, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
“shared room might be better than the single room.”
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 of 5 bubbles s12796, 26 Apr 2014 | Read review
“If you want to use banya, go for a room with 'shared' bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles LSam13, 19 Apr 2014 | Read review
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