5 Best Hostels in Moscow, Russia

Author: Dmitry Paranyushkin (on 19 Mar 2015)
Most of the hostels in Moscow are run by foreigners and are centrally located.
Some really old Soviet-style hostels are also located at the outskirts of the city – they can't compete, but can be a good option if everything else is booked or if you want a truly "Russian" experience. Below we list the hostels that we can personally recommend, either for their location, price, or service.

To give you the first impression about the hostels: if you are looking for a bed more than a proper room, check the dorms at Godzillas and Fabrika. Prices for a bed are as cheap as it gets in Moscow– only €12 per night.

Fabrika hostel Moscow

The best location certainly goes to Comrade Hostel. Vivid at night Kitai Gorod area still has some of old Moscow flair – with little streets and green alleys. Not to say that the best bars and clubs are within walking distance.

Another gem are Bear Hostels. It is actually a chain, but we recommend two of them:  Bear Hostel Arbatskaya and Bear Hostel on Mayakovskaya. Both locations are perfect for those who want to feel the pulsating energy of the city. 

Bear hostel Moscow

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Fabrika Hostel is perfect for meeting other travelers because it has a nice common area and a café. Besides this area is known for its galleries and art events.

If you are looking for a little bit more privacy, single and double rooms at very good prices are offered by Bear Hostel, Comrade and Godzillas.




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