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Almaty Backpackers

Str. Markova 46 Acrossing Timiryazeva, Almaty, Kazakhstan


The biggest hostel in Central Asia Almaty Backpackers provides clean and comfortable accommodation at the most low prices within Almaty. Each room has private shower and WC, which makes your stay much comfy and cosy. The hostel is located in a perfect location if you are planning on sightseeing and exploring the city. We are within walking distance from the Almaty's cultural and historical remarkable sights, which are just 10-15 minutes away. Guests can choose between single, double private and dorms with 3 bed female and 4-5-6 bed mixed rooms. We can accommodate up to 25 people. Also we have a branch in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, if you visit it you will get a discount 10 % from Bishkek's price. The guest kitchen has an oven, microwave and fridge. Tea and coffee are free at all times. Please note that check-in from 2pm and check out is till 12.00am and if you give us notice we can check in 24 hours. Our apartments have a no-smoking policy. Pets are not allowed. Payment in cash is preferred. We like all our guests to get a good night's rest, and therefore ask that noise is kept to a minimum after 11pm and before 8am.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Rude horrible staff”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on July 16, 2019

By far the worst hostel I've ever Apart of. First day there no introductions when I arrived completely ignored. on the second day my clothes were thrown across the room on different beds and into...

“Best place to stay in Almaty”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 12, 2019

Amazing team, amazing food and a great atmosphere, such an awesome place to stay just like a big family, meet lots of travellers of all age groups and backgrounds. The location is very central and...

“Wonderful stay in the heart of the city!”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on October 18, 2018

I made Almaty Backpacker's the hub for my explorations in the area, and it felt just like home. Nefesa and Ken was the reason this place is so amazing, they are helpful to every level with...


From airport you can take a taxi from 10 euro.The address is 46 A,Markova str. crossing Timiryazeva str,(??????? 46 ?,??????????).When you get to the crossroad go up 150m to the north,(to mountains directions)by Markova str. then on the left side you will see 6 Store building,just behind it 2 store white building. Also you can take a regular bus numb.79.it goes every 15min.and you can get till crossroad Markova Str.and Timiryazeva Str.then go up 150 m. on the left side you will see 6 store building just behind it you will see 2 store building.


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