Downtown Hostel is one of the few hostels in Irkutsk, a stop for people crossing Siberia, in good area, near the center of town, to get to the hostel you have to go around the building, has dormitory bedrooms, complimentary breakfast, only has a shower and a bathroom, cheap, backpackers. Most people staying here are Siberian.
The Art House Hotel is in the historic center of Irkutsk, and within walking distance to the train station, the bus station and the airport. The decor is very kitsch which makes it a quirky place to stay. It's fairly inexpensive (as the city is quite expensive) if you do not want to share a room, and it is very central.
The Baikal Business Centre Hotel has a prime location as it is located just ten minutes from the city center, five minutes from the international airport and less than 1 hour from Lake Baikal. It also has superior rooms and suites that are fully equipped, including luxury amenities.
Victory Hotel is in the heart of Irkutsk. All the greatest attractions and business centers are close by. The hotel has 6 businesses combining classic elegance with modern comfort and furnishing. 30 rooms are convenient and finally designed in different categories .. All equipped with telephone, mini bar, air conditioning, cable TV. The reception staff speaks English.