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Yak Tours Hostel

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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor30%
  • Terrible10%
Sep 21, 2016
“Amazingly authentic place”
Sep 11, 2016
“Dirty and uncomfortable”
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Gagarin 10, Karakol 722360, Kyrgyzstan
20 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Very old authentic house with really cool furniture and beautiful garden. There was huge writing desk, big mirror and a piano in our room. The room itself was also really large. The only problem was that the windows could not be opened, so we slept...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Colecek
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Dirty room. 1 toilet for about 20 people. Bin overflowing with dirty toilet paper. Water 2 inches deep in dirty shower water. Bed made from bits of an old sofa. At least they gave us a partial refund.

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank Stuart J
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Cheap (350 each for a double room), rooms with old Russian character, great location, but no WiFi, breakfast. Bathroom is indeed quite dirty, especially the floor. We stayed for 4 days and I managed to take a hot shower every day. The trick is to...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

I have seldom been so torn about how to rate a place. Pros: - it is really cheap. We paid 350 each for a double room (most places in the center will charge you 800+) - the rooms just have character. We stayed in two...More

Date of stay: October 2015
1  Thank hoeferjan
Reviewed 30 October 2014

The cost of the room is 300 SOM and for putting up a tent would be 100 SOM. Pro's: It's very cheap for Karakol and it's very near the center. The people running the guest house are very kind and respectful. Con's: The front of...More

Date of stay: September 2014
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Kyrgyzstan > Issyk Kul Province > Karakol
Kyrgyzstan > Issyk Kul Province > Karakol
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"There is a piano in one of the rooms"
21 Sep 2016
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"The room is very cheap and near the center."
30 Oct 2014
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