Tips for booking a Orel hotel

Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Orel:S$ 40/night
Absolute cheapest price found:S$ 8/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Thursday
S$ 34 - S$ 50
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
S$ 21 - S$ 73
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Orel

About Orel

Known for its literary heritage, Orel is dotted with museums showcasing the city’s rich cultural heritage. Browse art galleries with notable pieces, visit a history museum depicting significant historical events and watch a live performance at a traditional Russian theatre.

Things to do

Literary enthusiasts should start their exploration of Orel at the Ivan Turgenev Museum and Ivan Bunin Museum, which showcase manuscripts and personal artifacts from the respective writers. Step inside the grand building of the Fine Arts Museum to browse its notable Russian and international works, folk pieces and sculptures.

Interested in learning about the local history? Browse the six halls lining the Military History Museum, which features intricate dioramas depicting 20th-century conflicts. You can also explore the Museum of Local Lore to marvel at fascinating archaeological finds and traditional folk costumes.

In the evening you can catch a live show at the Russian Style Municipal Theatre, where local actors put on an impressive cultural performance. For a unique look into the city’s past, visit the Dolls Museum to browse hundreds of collectible dolls with elaborate costumes, including ones resembling famous celebrities and movie characters.

Traveling with the kids? Take them to the Touching Zoo to pet and feed cuddly creatures, including rabbits, hedgehogs, goats, cats and guinea pigs. Afterward, walk along the Oka River and let the kids enjoy the colorful carnival rides at the City Park of Culture and Rest.

Getting around

Orel can be accessed by making the five-hour drive from Moscow or flying into Belgorod International Airport, located 3.5 hours away. The city center is walkable, while public buses, trolley-buses, trams and taxis are also available.

Orel travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Orel?

    Hostel na Gurtyeva, rated with a score of 8.6 from 314 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Orel. Other top stays include Park Hotel Mechta, with an average rating of 8.7 from 369 reviewers, and Oryol Hotel, with a score of 7.3 from 352 reviewers.

  • How much do hotels in Orel cost?

    S$ 40/night is the average price of a hotel in Orel, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Orel?

    Over the last 3 days, Orel hotels have been found for as cheap as S$ 17/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.