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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We arrived to the place in the middle of night after 10 days in the mountains. We had nice, clean room with shared bathroom. The bathroom was new, spacious and nice. The price was 600 per person in double room, which is a bit too much for us as low cost travelling backapackers, but totally reasonable for the standard offered....

Thank Colecek
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Ala-Kol is an incredible value to stay in town. Rooms vary in size, some with bath, others without. Owners Emil & Gulmira are super nice and hospitable without being pushy. Dining room is comfortable with 4 large communal tables and there is also a huge recreation room with a large billiard table. They also run a nice newly remodeled guest...

Thank Paul H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and me spent two nights in this guesthouse. The Staff was very kind and warm with us. They helped us to find places to eat in the city and how to arrive to the places where to start the trekkings in the area. It is located just 15 min by walk from the city centre. Breakfast is included....

Thank presorio
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Stayed here for 4 nights. The owners are warm and very kind, they are doing their best to make our trip & time as good as possible. The food here is amazing! The rooms are excellent! Very clean, lots of space. Highly recommended!

Thank Noa B
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 23 July 2013 via mobile

Situated about 1,5 km from the centrum in villa quarter far from the traffic. A grocery shop and pharmacy nearby. You can take a marshrutka here, bus stop by the shop or taxi (max 50 som!). Very friendly and helpful hosts speaking English. Nice big rooms. Easy-going atmoshere. Very tasty dinners. However breakfast is very simple with limited choice.

Thank Bea1409
Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 28 February 2013

I got the tip from a friend in Kazakhstan that the Alakol Guest house was a cheap, friendly place to stay and I was not disappointed. I stayed there for 5 nights and 4 of the days I went skiing. After a breakfast that did not leave you hungry, transport was provided to the Ski base. The same transport brought...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The guest house is located in a quiet area, and is close to the skiing resort Karakol. It is owned by a couple who runs the guesthouse. It offers single, double, triple occupancy neat rooms with a fantastic view of snow covered mountain peaks opening up from the windows. Some rooms have rollaway couches. There is karaoke, sauna, video games, satellite tv, free wi-fi, transport to sights upon request. The owner's wife is an excellent cook, she prepares national meals, and serves very tasty breakfasts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ala-Kol Guesthouse

Address: Stahanova 140, Karakol 722360, Kyrgyzstan
Region: Kyrgyzstan > Issyk Kul Province > Karakol
Price Range: $11 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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