What is local ger guesthouse?

What is local ger guesthouse?

What is local guest house? Some nomadic people who live within national park area have their own small business for ger accommodation for backpackers. Staying there gives you a chance to get closely acquainted with the way of life and culture of the Mongolian people.

Ganbaatar local ger guesthouse at Ongi Monastery Ruins in Middle Gobi.
Ganbaatar local ger guesthouse at Ongi Monastery Ruins in Middle Gobi.
A local ger guesthouse in Khongor Sand Dune
A local ger guesthouse in Khongor Sand Dune

Accommodation

The families built extra several gers around their home for renting to the customers.

visiting to nomadic family
house wife usually manager of the local ger guesthouse
typical ger interior of the local ger guesthouse in countryside
typical ger interior of the local ger guesthouse in countryside
our customers are in nomadic home stay
our customers are in nomadic home stay

Restaurant & Food Service

Some well running guesthouses offer food service for their customers. They usually serve authentic Mongolian meals or Russian styled western meals. But some LGG do not offer food service.

Eating meal in outside is fun. Camels looking you. Most of the local ger guesthouses have their own cattle.
Eating meal in outside is fun. Camels looking you. Most of the local ger guesthouses have their own cattle.
They usually cook traditional Mongolian meals for you.
They usually cook traditional Mongolian meals for you.

Shower & Toilet

Most of local ger guesthouses do not have formal toilets, so you can expect to find is a designated toilet trench that may be screened on three sides. No showering facilities will be available.

They usually have trench toilet
They usually have trench toilet

Electricity

There is no electricity at the some local ger guesthouses specially located far away from village or town. The LGG which are closer to the village or town got the electricity.

some local ger guesthouses do not have electricity.
some local ger guesthouses do not have electricity.
they use solar panel a lot & you can charge devices
they use solar panel a lot & tourists can charge devices

Staying in local ger guesthouse is fun. Most of the local ger guesthouses are real nomadic people and they have their own cattle. So you can see or participate daily job of the nomadic people.

staying in the local ger guesthouse is more authentic & you will see more closer real Mongolian nomads life
staying in the local ger guesthouse is more authentic & you will see more closer real Mongolian nomads life
customers are enjoyng new born baby sheep & goats
customers are enjoyng new born baby sheep & goats
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