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Trans-Siberian Hostel

2.0 km from Moscow centre
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    Barashevskiy Lane, 12, Moscow 105062, Russia
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    Toronto, Canada
    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    This hostel is reasonably priced and a pleasant walk from the city centre. The staff is very kind and helpful. The bunkbeds are very basic, and sometimes the rooms can get a little bit messy. But the kitchen and bathroom are very up to date and very clean. The computer with internet in the common area is really appreciated, a...

    Thank emmachka141
    Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

    Unless of course you are a sociology student... We had to bang on doors to be let in through nondescript door into dusty worksite (needing the help of the next door privet hostel to phone them to wake them up after 8am.) The place is full of strange middle aged Russian men and no-one speaks English. It doesn't feel like...

    1Thank Bee H
    Reviewed 14 August 2014

    Good location and reasonable price (for Moscow). Also they can provide you with a letter of invitation for Russia, witch you need to enter the country, thru there website. The hostel isn't really a hostel or the atmosphere was not really like an hostel. The (other) guests we saw weren't travelers and nobody really spoke to one another. The rooms...

    1Thank Coen V
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Reviewed 30 September 2013

    Good location for the circle line on the metro, with good convenience shops close by. And reasonably priced for Moscow to be fair. But I wouldn't recommend it. For a hostel the atmosphere was terribly unfriendly. A small, dark and dingy place with the kitchen, breakfast table, 4 stools, computer desk and bean bag all crammed into the corridor/reception space....

    1Thank ConnoisseurCorniche
    Reviewed 14 September 2013

    The hostel is quite close to the city center and main attraction(Red Square and Kremlin), indeed very well connected with the beautiful metro @ Kitay -Gorod stop, which is also a nice aera for spending the night with quite few nice restaurants, bars etc. It's not that easy to find because is located in a very small street sometimes difficult...

    Thank Paquita74
    Brighton, United Kingdom
    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    We stayed there for 3 nights, while in Moscow. It's a nicely located hostel, within a walkable distance from the Red Square and the Kremlin and if you follow exactly the instructions they will give you, you will have no problem finding it. The room was clean with a funny decoration, which included two shoes stuck on the wall, the...

    Thank VasilikiRegina
    New York City, New York
    Reviewed 4 August 2013

    Moscow is invariably expensive. Even hostels, which are meant for cash-strapped tourists, are pricey. The Trans-Siberian Hostel was actually affordable, but with caveats. The hostel is not too far from the city center, only a 25-minute walk. However, You can easily get lost finding it. It’s on a small corner street and there’s an easy-to-miss sign in front of the...

    Thank Don D
    St. Petersburg, Russia
    Reviewed 15 April 2013

    Hostels aren't for me but sadly, being a poor student, they have to be! I was visiting Moscow for a long weekend with friends, we were on a tight budget and after the over night train I was dreading my first proper hostel experience! I think there's a lot of stigma behind hostels (I had herd all kinds of horror...

    Thank DoraTheExplorerSays
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Reviewed 22 February 2013

    First and foremost, this is a casual hostel. it's clean enough, and just off a quit street with a money saving supermarket/deli nearby. I've tried a few other hostels in Moscow and I always come back to TSB as it simply feels the homiest. Some places may be slicker and flashier, but I always feel home here. You are fairly...

    2Thank sandy c
    Chur, Switzerland
    Reviewed 17 January 2013

    Located 7min walking distance from Kursky railway station, I had no problems finding it after a call with reception. The guy was friendly enough, let me eat breakfast as I arrived very early, but I couldn't check-in immediately so I went out after a shower and came back in the evening with my single room still waiting for me (the...

    Thank markk50_33

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    Basmanny is Moscow’s most artsy neighborhood, containing the highest amount of galleries and cultural spots per square meter in the city. Spend the whole day discovering Russian contemporary art at Winzavod and design at Artplay before moving from the industrial scenery to the Chistye ponds for a calming dinner.
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    Additional Information about Trans-Siberian Hostel

    Address: Barashevskiy Lane, 12, Moscow 105062, Russia
    Region: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow > Basmanny
    Price Range: $14 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Number of rooms: 21
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    “Choose a private room that you can lock. If I remember correctly, you don't need a code to get into the building. You also don't need a key to get inside the actual hostel. It's better to stay as safe as possible.”
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