Oktyabrskaya Hotel

9a Verkhne-Volzhskaya Embankment, Nizhniy Novgorod, Privolzhsky, 603005, Russian Federation | Hotel
Prices starting from $105.00
 

Travel Blogs from Nizhniy Novgorod

Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia Day Celebrations

A travel blog entry by nicholas.napoli

24

6/11/2014

Arriving in Nitzney the first course of action was to purchase train tickets to Perm. This time we went rogue and tried to use the mysterious red machines that people seem avoid, instead of the ticket window. Jamie waited in the window queue, while I attempted to navigate the machine. While in the much shorter queue for the machine, I spoke with a young Russian woman in English. I asked if we could purchase tickets ...

Day 11 - Leaving Moscow on the Trans-Mongolian

A travel blog entry by costin

8

... We are working with one glass here, so while Alec is eating, Leo is filling up the glass for me. He hands it to me and I down it, it is good vodka, nice and smooth and warming on the way down. Leo motions me towards the food and I tuck in to some great ham, a rye type bread and some fantastic cucumbers (I never thought I would have an opinion on a cucumber, but these were delicious!). There is some discussion when Kim doesn't want to drink, but we manage to ...

Where the Volga and Oka Meet

A travel blog entry by timthelibrarian

... rivers. The Kremlin was built in the 16th century but quite a bit of it has had to be reconstructed. For 120 roubles I was able to walk along the top of the walls which gave fantastic views of the city and the Volga river. After walking about 2/3 of the walls, I came back down by the main entrance gatehouse where there was a display of WW2 military vehicles, including a T34 tank and a Katusha rocket launcher. ...

On the way to novograd

A travel blog entry by adrian-alsop

Started with thick cold fog, temp not above 12 degrees all day had to stop for coffee several times, think I have now overdosed on it.... Managed 554 miles but struggled at the end, knees worn out ... Due to age I guess. Some nice countryside, but no nice pictures as cloudy misty all day. Hopefully manage to get at least to Moscow, tomorrow that is... Well I ...

On our own...

A travel blog entry by kristennoel112

3
11

... good English.

There should be pictures on this entry, and I added some to the last one as well.

Overall it's been good. The language barrier is significant, but we've learned a few key words and phrases and we're able to buy our bus tickets, get on the right bus and things like that. The Russian people seem abrupt, but they've all been very willing to point us in the right direction, which is very nice ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel, located on 9a Verkhne-Volzhskaya Embankment, Nizhniy Novgorod, is near The Kremlin, Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street, Chkalov Staircase, and Chkalov Monument.
Map this hotel

Amenities

    More great choices in Nizhniy Novgorod

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Nizhniy Novgorod

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Oktyabrskaya Hotel Nizhniy Novgorod

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good