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Henry & Jessica
Since 1990
"HOFA is the most established and reliable agency
for finding private accommodation.."
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Russian homestays, apartments, visas, hotels, services by
Host Families Association (HOFA)
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Lettera di invito, soggiorno B&B in residenze  private, appartamenti in 60 citta della Russia & CIS
Invitation de visa, hbergement chez htes, location  d'appartements dans 60 villes de la Russie & CIS
Invitaciones de visado, alojamiento, apartamentos en 60 ciudades de Rusia y CEI
Frequently Asked Questions


    What is the HOFA cancellation and refund policy ?

    Cancellation penalties
  • Your deposit after we have sent you your hosts' addresse.
  • The cost of the ordered transfer if not cancelled by cell: +7-911-766-5464; +7-911-942-0791 at 3 hour notice minimum.

    Payment and complaints
  • Please examine the accommodation before paying for it. Your payment means that you accept the accommodation. Further complaints against the apartment quality or location will not be accepted. If you do not accept accommodation please leave it the same day without paying.
  • Complaints against hosting are welcome at +7-911-766-5464; +7-911-942-0791 only within 12 hours after the reason arises.

    Refunds at visit shortening
  • We refund the cost of not used part of accommodation only in case if you are urgently leaving Russia and order transfer for the last day of your stay with HOFA.