Lake Baikal - is a lake in Eastern Siberia, the maximum depth is more than 1600 metres, the length of Lake Baikal is 636 km, the width is from 25 to 80 km. There is the Olkhon island near the northwest shore of lake Baikal. Olkhon is the heart of ancient stories and historical legendaries.
At first, find and examine any information about the place you are ready to go, about hotels or inns of that place. You can do it via a travel agency if you book a travel package or via the Internet. You can find sufficient information on most hotels including traveler photos and comments.
Second, choosing a Hotel take into account a star rating because service depends on a star class in a lot of ways, best hotels are 4-5 star hotels. There are times when middle-class hotels meet tourists’ needs. Hotels generally differ in furnishing, bath amenities and domestic appliances.
Thirdly, take into account a hotel destination. It may be better to stay at a 2-3 star hotel located in the centre or near beauty sights than at a 4-star hotel located in more distant places.
Fourthly, booking a room in a hotel ask about all general and additional, paid and free services. There is always a hotel pricelist for such services as laundry, food order and hotel room safe.
Fifthly, find out what provision of meals you can get: three meals daily or breakfast & dinner.
If you choose a B&B hotel find out what kind of breakfast is available: Continental, English or Buffet. Continental Breakfast includes a toast, butter, jam, coffee and, sometimes, cheese. English breakfast includes scrambled eggs, bacon or sausage, bread, butter, coffee. The best choice is buffet breakfast which should include vegetables, fruits, selection of snacks and hot dish. In good hotels there are often additional free services such as free fruits or candies, a kettle and instant drinks, an everyday cake.
Sixthly, find out about discounts on food and lodging in a hotel, e.g., for younger children. Discounts are often allowed by Travel Agencies themselves, which book hotels. And, of course, there are seasonal discounts.