In this post, I will present an analysis of the main types of accommodations for tourists in Russia and what criteria to follow when choosing from among them. I also explain how Russian web booking platforms can find the best prices for your hotel stay. Introduction One of the most important parts of any trip, and one that often makes up half the cost of the trip, is the choice of
3.1. Accommodation in Russia
One of the most important parts of any trip, and one that often makes up half the cost of the trip, is the choice of accommodation.
In Russia you can find both excellent accommodations and horrible ones as well. Fortunately, major online booking platforms include many reviews that allow travelers to easily avoid choosing bad accommodations.
In this section I explain the main types of accommodations that exist in Russia and that I think are the most interesting when you are sightseeing on your own.
Ostrovok is the platform I use to book hotels, not only in Russia but also in other countries. It is the largest booking central to make reservations or accommodation in Russia. It often has lower prices than those offered in Booking or other online platforms. The booking process is very easy and intuitive and in many accommodations you can make a reservation without a credit card. What is