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Galina's Flat Guesthouse

Chaplygina Str 8 -35, Moscow, Russia

Staying at Galina's flat feels like staying in your friend's crowded apartment: cosy, comfortable and convivial. It is among the cheapest accommodation options in Moscow. Read more

78% Overall Rating 26 out of 38 customers would recommend this property based on 38 reviews

Atmosphere 75%

Cleanliness 62%

Facilities 62%

Location 90%

Safety 82%

Staff 90%

Value 82%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Moscow?

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Staying at Galina's flat feels like staying in your friend's crowded apartment: cosy, comfortable and convivial. It is among the cheapest accommodation options in Moscow. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 5 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Galina's Flat

A private, basic Soviet-era flat with a few extra rooms that Galina rents out. Staying at Galina's feels like staying in your friend's crowded apartment: cosy, comfortable and convivial. Galina gives travellers the rare opportunity to see inside a typical Russian home - indeed, to be welcomed in and to experience the life of a Muscovite. The close quarters also make it a good spot to hook up with other travellers. Galina's Flat is among the cheapest accommodation options in Moscow, a real bargain for its central location.

For more than 16 years the doors of Galina's flat are open for the travellers from all over the world. It is all started in 1994, when Galina has first met modern nomads at Yaroslavsky railway station, the Trans-Siberian terminus. Actually her flat has become the first and only one hostel in Moscow for many years. It is listed in many guide-books like Lonely Planet, Let's Go, Frommer's and so on.

Galina's flat is a favourite with low budget backpackers of all ages looking for cheap beds for good sleep after long journey, personal sightseeing advice and late-night chats over tea or beer.

She offers also unique discounted Trans-Sibirian railway tickets for the fares lower that you get yourself at the station starting from RUB 7300/EUR 170 for the 2nd class Moscow - Irkutsk - Ulan Bator stop-over journey.

Galina provides visa registration as well for a fee in RUB 400 and can organize off beaten tracks walking tours for those, who want to see a bit of different Moscow.

Accommodation Information

There are two types of room: private twin room and 5 bed dorm room. There is total of seven beds; everybody shares one little bathroom. Kitchen, laundry and Internet facilities are also available. Galina has cats.

Location Information

Galina's Flat is located in a historic neighbourhood just in 20 minutes walk from Red Square and Kremlin near Chistye Prudy metro station. It occupies the 5th floor of the building dating from 1903, it has a separate entrance from the yard and there is no lift.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.