If you are going to Moscow, Russia for a holiday, chances are you would be travelling by plane and you will arrive at Sheremetyevo Airport. Or you may not be going to Moscow but stopping for a layover, or maybe you just want to find a room to crash. If that’s what you are looking for, then you should check out this list of capsule hotels. What are capsule hotels? Capsule hotels are hotels with rooms catered for a solo traveller. Built like a real pill capsule, they make resting so compact, cosy, and best of all, affordable. It may not have the frills of a multiple star hotel, but it’s definitely more modern and equipped compared to your normal budget hostel. Wondering where to find these cool places? Check out this list of capsule hotels and hostels near Sheremetyevo Airport now!
This amazingly modern hotel is situated in Tagansky district in Moscow. The hotel is 2.5km (1.55 miles) away from Saint Basil’s Cathedral. Novospassky Pier is only 10 minutes’ walk away. Moscow International Music Hall is 600 metres (656.16 yards) away. Public parking is nearby or you can park your car at the secure private parking lot. This capsule hotel has free Wifi throughout the property. Each capsule unit comes with lockers, orthopaedic mattresses, individual lamp and socket. Satin bed linen and towels are provided. Shared bathrooms are available, with free toiletries. There is also a shared dining area equipped with a microwave, toaster, fridge, complimentary tea, water and coffee. For your convenience, there is a 24-hour front desk at the property. The Kremlin is 2.6 km (1.66 miles) away. The nearest airport is Vnukovo International Airport, 27km (16.77 miles) from the property.
This homely, cosy hotel with a rustic interior is situated in the Zamoskvorechye district. The property is close to Zaryadye Park, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and The Kremlin. All units come with a shared bathroom with free toiletries and a shower. There is a modern 24-hour supermarket just nearby, and the metro is within walking distance. The centre of town and Red Square is also just five minutes away.
The Boxtel is a lovely hotel located on Stary Arbat Street. The Arbatskaya Metro Station is a mere three-minute walk away. Tourist attractions, The Kremlin and Red Square are located 1.7 km (less than a mile) away. The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts is 700 metre (765.52 yards) from Boxtel, while the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour is 900m (984.25 yards) away. The nearest airport is Vnuknovo International Airport, just 25 metres (27.34 yards) from Boxtel. The place has capsule-like rooms, fitted with individual lights and ventilation, two sockets, lockers and there is a special curtain with a lock. Arriving late? Do not fret, there is a 24-hour front desk at the property.
This cuboid-like hotel that appears like a relic from the future is situated in the Zamoskyvorechye district. The hotel has a shared lounge for guests to relax and unwind. The property is around 2.5km (1.55 miles) from Zaryadye Park, 2.6km (1.66 miles) from Gorky Park and 2.7km (1.67 miles) from Saint Basil’s Cathedral. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage for guests. The units are equipped with a shared flat-screen TV and a kitchen. There are shared bathrooms with free toiletries. Each room has a working desk and a kettle.
This compact modern hostel is situated in the Arbat distract in Moscow, just 700 metres (765.52 yards) away from Stary Arbat Street. The Smolenskaya Metro Station is five minutes’ walk from the hostel and the airport is 32km (19.88 miles) away. Arbat is a scenic district with many touristy options, plenty of architecture to look at, and museum to browse. The hostel itself has air-conditioned rooms, and there is an on-site snack bar. Guests rate this as the best value for money!
This capsule hotel is located just 13 minutes’ walk away from Gorky Park. There is also a metro station nearby. The Cathedral of Christ the Saviour is 2.2km (1.36 miles) away, whilst the Luzhiniki Stadium is 2.4km (2.4 miles) away. The accommodation has a 24-hour front desk, and each unit comes with a shared flat-screen TV and a common kitchen. There are also shared bathrooms. The room comes equipped with a desk, with selected rooms allowing guests to have a garden view. The property has Wifi throughout.
This hostel located in the Akademicheskiy district of Moscow will capture your sentimental yearnings to be close to home in a foreign land with its snug looking beds. The beds are divided by a curtain. All rooms share a wardrobe and a TV. There is also a shared kitchen and bathroom. The property has Wifi throughout. Luzhniki Stadium is 5km (3.10 miles) away and Gorky Park and Bitsa Park are 6km (3.72 miles) from the capsule hotel.
This capsule hotel is located so conveniently near various shops, cafés and restaurants. In fact, these outlets are just a mere five minutes’ walk away. Besides that, the Chistoprudny Boulevard and the Sovremennik Theatre is 100 metres (109.36 yards) away, and the metro station is 600 metres (656.16 yards) away. Needless to say, many guests have rated this capsule hotel highly because of the fantastic location. If you need a department store, it’s a short 10 minutes’ drive away. Each capsule offers accommodation for one or two people. Capsules are equipped with a socket, light, orthopaedic mattress with bed linen, air-conditioning, curtain, clothes rack and a safety deposit box. There are shared bathroom facilities. You can get free Wifi throughout the property. If you are arriving late, no fear. The front desk is open 24 hours. Apart from that, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Bolshoi Theatre are 2km (1.24 miles) from the property. The airport is 27km (16 miles) from the hotel.
Lovely CUBE capsule hostel is situated in touristy Arbat, which has plenty of museums and architectural sights to visit. There is a coffee machine in the room, and there will be slippers, free toiletries, and a hairdryer provided. Kitchen and laundry facilities are available, and guests can enjoy free coffee and tea. There is even an on-site snack bar! A shared lounge is in the midst of the hostel for guests to lounge and relax. Wifi is available throughout, for free! The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts is 1.6km away (less than a mile), while Cathedral of Christ the Savour is 1.7km (less than a mile) away. The nearest airport is Vnukovo International Airport.
Lofty Paveletskaya is a centrally located capsule hostel situated in the Danilovsky district. Located 2.9km (1.80 miles) away is Gorky Park and Zaryadye Park. Cathedral of Christ the Savior is 3.6km (2.08 miles) away. The Lenin Mausoleum is 4km (2.48 miles) away from the property. This hotel has guests rooms that include a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a kitchen, a dining area and a shared bathroom with free toiletries and a bath or shower. The hotel has some units with city views, and rooms are equipped with a patio. There is also an oven in the room! The well-trained staff at the reception will be able to guide you on where to go. Red Square is 4km (2.48 miles) from Capsule hostel Lofty Paveletskaya, while GUM Department Store is 4km (2.48 miles) away.
Capsule hostel YeS Lofty Paveletskaya
Address: Derbenevskaya Ulitsa 20 bldg 26
Shared lounge/TV area Mini-market on site Smoke alarms Security alarm Designated smoking area Private check-in/check-out WiFi available in all areas WiFi Available
Capsule hotels near Sheremetyevo Airport
While capsule hotels are definitely trendy with budget travellers looking for a cosier option compared to budget hostels, there are so many different types of capsule units with different amenities. So in looking for the best hotel to suit your taste, do consider your budget as well as your need for privacy. Some capsule units provide more privacy with sliding doors, but some are merely just beds separated by curtains or thin screen. Therefore, do your homework and look at various reviews before deciding!
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