Happy Nomads Yurt Camp & Hostel is a unique place to stay in traditional yurts with modern comforts. Also, we have a cozy hostel for 8 persons!
We are located in a picturesque, quiet and cozy place in Karakol, Kyrgyzstan just 2 km far from downtown, with a great view of mountains! You can reach downtown on foot in 15-20 minutes on foot.
We provide bed and breakfast, Kyrgyz family dinner – traditional meals prepared on fire. The camp & hostel is run by Kyrgyz, Russian, English, German-speaking family who loves guests and will let you feel Kyrgyz hospitality.
At the moment we have 3 Kyrgyz yurts and hostel for 8 people. In each yurt, we can host up to 5 guests at a time. Total 15 guests in Camp and 8 people in Hostel.
Yurts function only in summer (April 1 - September 30)
Camp & Hostel has electricity, WiFi, comfortable beds, blankets, sheets with towels, shared showers, toilets. Always clean with hot water.
Breakfast is delicious with homemade jams and included to the price of staying. You can offer lunches and dinners in advance.
We will help you to organize your trip by calling taxi drivers, to being a guide in Karakol, Jeti Oguz, Altyn Arashan. The camp was opened in March 2014.
Our team is our family. Except for Kyrgyz and Russian, we speak English and German.
Temirbek - father, German language teacher
Saltanat - mother, English language teacher
Tynch - the son, speaks English, IT in Education and International Relations specialist. Studied in Graceland University in Iowa, USA 2007-2008. Tourism expert.
Altynai - daughter in law, speaks English, cooks delicious Kyrgyz food, prepares breakfast for guests.
Akbarchyn, daughter of Tynch and Altynai, currently learning to speak Kyrgyz, Russian and English. VIP at Happy Nomads :) born in 2013
Baitoro, son of Tynch and Altynai, currently learning to speak Kyrgyz. VIP at Happy Nomads :) Born in 2016
Happy Nomads Yurt Camp has stand-alone-facility with showers and a washroom.
Toktogul/Elebaev streets intersection
This family owned yurt camp is located in a quiet part of the town - a short drive from the city center. With enough outdoor parking area it's great to prepare for long treks or repack your belogings before setting on a long journety. Knowledgeable hosts can assist in planning your time in Karakol and help you make nessecary arrangements for various acitivies in Karakol.