Lonely Planet review
Expect plenty of teen spirit at this survivable crash pad above the Forestry College student dorms. Some rooms have TV and there’s a guest kitchen. The front door is locked at midnight.
Our independent authors have visited Hotel Taiga and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Chita.
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