"Baikalcomplex" owns a home like hotel called "Baikal Chalet".
It consists of two cozy wooden lodges: "Listvyanka Chalet" in Listvyanka settlement
(two houses), and "Koty Chalet" in Bolshie Koty village, both near
the shore of Lake Baikal.
CHALET" is built of pine tree logs in the traditional Russian style. It is situated
in the middle of the valley surrounded by houses of local people. A spectacular
view of the Lake Baikal's blue mirror opens up from windows of the lodge. Lovely
heels with bush forest starts beyond our garden. It's a great place to admire
the outstanding nature of the lake feeling real Russian countryside atmosphere.
Listvyanka old-style Siberian village, situated at the source of the Angara
River, is famous for its trade history. From the 18th century a ferry took merchants
across the lake on their way to Mongolia, China and the Far East. Village
with a tourist-oriented market, picnic areas and a
plethora of hotels and cafes has several beautiful viewpoints,
old wooden church and an interesting museum.
all year around, there are thirteen comfortable twin rooms with WC, bathroom, hot
and cold water. Breakfast is included and on your wish traditional
Siberian lunch and dinner, with Baikal omul fish, are served. The harbor, bus
station, cafe, souvenir shop, restaurants and pub are in 10 minutes walk from
the chalet. The friendly staff will support you with tourist information and
help to organize your activity around Listvyanka. You can also look through
or buy maps and post cards.
Good discounts from October to April. Enjoy our hospitality and you always welcomed !
Address : 75 Gudina str. First street left from the harbor,
750-800 m up valley from Baikal
"KOTY CHALET" is located in Bolshie Koty village 20 km north from Listvyanka.
The wooden lodge, 150 m from Baikal, has ten twin comfortable
rooms with WC in the room, shower, hot and cold water.
Good location, lovely family, en-suite two beds rooms,
siberian cuisine, bikes for rent, Russian steam-saune. Easy walks, bright colors,
forests full of mushrooms and wild berries, sunsets over the great lake will
take your heart forever. Good discounts in winter.
There is no automobile road to this small place, and one can get there only
by feet or by water transport. The trail is a beautiful 20 km hike along the
shore, slightly going up and down. In summer there are regular public boat connection
with Irkutsk and Listvyanka, hydrofoils depart daily. Surrounded by woody hills
and picturesque cliffs this solitude place has its own life rhythm measured
not by hours and days but with the sunshine and seasons. Crime free and with
health microclimate, it is ideal against stress, for getting in shape and rest
from the city noise and traffic. The area is rich in natural beauty and history,
making it a superb base for nature and culture holidays and for action adventures.
Address : 10 Podgornaya str. On the left bank of the Koty river,
underneath the hill slope.
"BaikalComplex" also offers homestay in lodges in Bolshie
Koty, Olkhon island, Bolhsoe Goloustnoe, Ust-Barguzin, Port Baikal, Severobaikalsk,
other Baikal towns.