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Wanderlust Hostel is located in Almaty, 1.4 miles from Raiymbek Batyr Metro Station and 1.8 miles from Vosmoye Chudo Sveta Water Park. A 5-minute walk from Ascension Cathedral and 1,500 feet from Gvardeytsev-Panfilovtsev Park, the hostel has ski storage space. The property provides a shared kitchen, a shared lounge and organizing tours for guests.

At the hostel, the rooms have a patio. Featuring a shared bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, rooms at Wanderlust Hostel also offer free WiFi, while some rooms are equipped with a terrace. At the accommodation each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Guests at Wanderlust Hostel will be able to enjoy activities in and around Almaty, like skiing.

Speaking English, Korean, Russian and Turkish at the 24-hour front desk, staff will be happy to provide guests with practical guidance on the area.

Popular points of interest near the hostel include Almaty Central Mosque, Abay Opera House and Republic Palace. The nearest airport is Almaty International Airport, 9.3 miles from Wanderlust Hostel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Almaty, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Wanderlust Hostel has been welcoming guests since May 14, 2019

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Almaty, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!


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Property questions and answers
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  • Is it quiet at night?
    Yes. its quiet at night
    Answered on 20 June 2022
  • How many minutes from international Airport by taxi or yandex?
    Hi! On taxi it takes 20-25 minutes. It depends on a traffic
    Answered on 6 April 2023
  • Pick up from the airport to the hotel is it free
    Hi! We don't provide transportation services! You can get to our hostel from the airport by Bus #79 or take a taxi, using a taxi app like Yandex GO, U..
    Answered on 6 April 2023
  • Hello, Do you provide bed linens and blankets? Do you provide towels? There seem to be private rooms in the pictures, are those available?
    Hello! Yes, we do provide our guests with bed linens, blankets and towels. And yes, we do have private rooms. Availability of it you can check on a B..
    Answered on 14 April 2023
  • добрый день. а вы делаете регистрацию иностранцев по прибытию? (такая нужна для открытия счета в банке)
    Добрый день! Да, мы делаем уведомление и после него него вам надо будет сходить в ЦОН Медеуского района (мы находимся в этом районе г. Алматы), получ..
    Answered on 6 April 2023
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Amenities of Wanderlust Hostel
Great facilities! Review score, 8
Most popular amenities
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Non-smoking rooms
24-hour front desk
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Washing machine
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski storage
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Themed dinners
  • Walking tours
  • Bar crawls
  • Ping-pong
  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Sitting area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Mosquito net
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Turkish

House rules

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From 2:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Wanderlust Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about Wanderlust Hostel

  • Wanderlust Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Skiing
    • Ping-pong
    • Tennis court
    • Bar crawls
    • Walking tours
    • Themed dinners

  • Wanderlust Hostel is 2,450 feet from the center of Almaty.

  • The prices at Wanderlust Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Wanderlust Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.