Kazan is one of the largest tourist centers in Russia. The tourist volume in the capital of Tatarstan is a bit less than in the largest cities of Russia (Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Yekaterinburg), and also the southern resort cities (Sochi, Simferopol). Besides, Kazan in 2013 became the capital of the Summer Universiade when the city was significantly updated including the hotel sector — in Kazan new hotels in all price categories appeared. Today Kazan is included into ten cities of the world with the most fast-growing tourist traffic.
Let`s consider several accommodation options in Kazan for the coming football fans.
Hotels near the stadium
Advantages of accommodation near stadium are obvious. First, you need not much time to get to the stadium and to leave it after the match. It is not a secret that on large sporting events it is desirable to leave for the stadium in 2-3 hours not to get stuck in traffic jams and not to miss the match beginning. If you stay within walking distance from Kazan Arena, you will be able to walk to the stadium 20-30 minutes before the match. Secondly, Kazan Arena is practically on the Kazanka River bank. For those who stay near the arena there will be an opportunity to enjoy the picturesque green area near the river and to combine sports and beach holidays.
So, our rating of the best hotels in close proximity to Kazan Arena Stadium:
It is not a secret that during the large sporting events causing a tourist boom, some hotels increase their prices by several times seeking to earn as much as possible. However, and for persons interested to save, the Kazan hoteliers prepared a number of inexpensive offers. Here are several inexpensive hotels and hostels in Kazan:
Hotels in the city center
Accommodation in the downtown has its indisputable pluses. The central part of Kazan is extraordinary beautiful, and accommodation in the downtown will give a chance to enjoy both room window views and walking around the beauties of the world value. For example, the Kazan Kremlin ( in the downtown area) is included in the UNESCO list of architectural values. Nevertheless, it should be taken into account that due to its location, accommodation in such hotels is much more expensive:
In general, Kazan is one of the most inexpensive and compact million-cities in Russia. The price level in the city is acceptable for any foreign touris. Hostel offers in Kazan begin from 20-30 euros for a bed. The average room price in 2-3-star hotels makes 40-70 euros, in 4-star hotels it does 100-300 euros.
You can choose hotels on the map of Kazan and specify the preferable price in the lower right corner: