8 Vacation Rentals By The Beach In St. Petersburg, Russia - Updated 2021

st petersburg vacation rentals on the beach

St. Petersburg is known as Russia’s cultural center. The city features a number of architectural wonders, including but not limited to the Winter Palace, Mariinsky Theatre, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Tsarskoye Selo, and Peterhof Palace. Architecture, however, is not the only thing that travelers will be able to see when they visit the city. Did you know that St. Petersburg is also home to beaches? In fact, there are established resort villages in the city, facing the Gulf of Finland. While the water isn’t safe for swimming, locals and travelers alike enjoy spending time sunbathing, playing games, and having picnics while enjoying the sight of the water. If you’re planning to spend some time at the beach, check out our list of the best vacation rentals by the beach in St. Petersburg, Russia.

1. Studio apartment with gulf views (from USD 39)

This rental is for travelers who adore staying at places where they can enjoy fantastic views. The studio apartment, which can accommodate up to three people, is located right on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, just a few steps away from the beach. The balcony provides you with the perfect spot to enjoy the sight of the waves as they reach the shore. The rental is equipped with a kitchen, laundry facilities, high-speed WiFi, and cable TV. The property also has a gym facility to allow rejuvenation of the body.

Apartments by the Gulf of Finland
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia
67 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

2. Cozy studio apartment overlooking the bay (from USD 29)

This cute and cozy apartment comes with all the amenities to make guests feel right at home. The sleeping area comes with a bed, and there’s also a folding bed that is provided, should a party of three chooses to stay here. The rental comes with a kitchen, laundry appliances, and WiFi. The host also provides bed linens and towels so guests do not have to worry about packing these for the trip. Tea, sugar, and coffee are also available for their consumption. For added convenience, a grocery store is right next door to this property. Public transportation is also a stone’s throw away from here.

Cozy studio apartment with bay views
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia
133 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
that place is a real gem: clean bright functional thought-out
the host is very nice and will reply to the message in time hoping for the next stay
your generosity was just amazing thank you for hosting me
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3. One-bedroom apartment in a gated community (from USD 56)

If you’re worried about security, consider renting this property. The one-bedroom apartment, which can accommodate up to three people, is a few steps away from the waters of the Gulf of Finland. This apartment is furnished for the comfort of guests, whether they’re staying short-term or long-term. The rental comes with a kitchen and laundry facilities. There’s free parking available right on the premises.

seaside apartment
1 review  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

4. Well-located, three-room apartment (from USD 35)

This rental is not just by the beach, it’s also close to a number of attractions, including the St Petersburg Arena Stadium, the Rostral Columns, the Neva panorama, the Cathedral Mosque, Matilda Kshesinskaya mansion, and a host of other tourist sites. The metro stations, and bus and trolley stops are also accessible on foot from here. Just a few steps away are a fitness center, a beauty salon, and a cafe. The rental, which can fit up to eight people, is furnished with all the amenities that would make guests feel right at home. The complex has a children’s club, perfect for families traveling with kids.

Club residance on the bank of the Neva. ​​Center
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia
157 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 5 Beds 9 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom included brand new toothbrush/dental kits plenty of toilet paper and both hand and bath soap
her apartment is in safe gated community with few playgrounds on premises and awesome view of the river
great shower and nice floor heating
we would recommend her apartment
beds were comfortable to sleep
svetlana is a good friendly host
really outstanding place with superb location
locality is very beautiful and very close to city center by cab
very nice flat in a calm lication
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5. Modern home with sea views (from USD 20)

This modern home, which fits up to four, is equipped with new furnishings and appliances. It comes with laundry facilities and a kitchen that has basic appliances, a microwave oven and a sandwich maker. The property is just a short walk away from the metro station. If you’re a midnight snacker, you will love how there is a 24-hour supermarket in the same building as the rental. Guests can enjoy views of the bay from here. Paid parking is available, if you rent this property.

Comfortable flat with nice seа view!
Санкт-Петербург, Russia
147 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
clean and comfortable apartment with a superbly equipped cozy balcony
really good place cool cozy clean
the apartment is clean kirill reply message very quickly and he is very helpful
kirill was very caring and pleasant host
a lovely apartment with amazing hosts and a killer view
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6. Child-friendly home with amazing views (from USD 73)

Consider this rental if you’re traveling with kids. The apartment provides access to three playgrounds. The unit is equipped with a high chair, window guards and outlet covers in order to ensure tots’ safety. Adults, meanwhile, will appreciate the fact that cycling and walking paths are accessible from here, and they are also welcome to use the outdoor sports equipment or hang out at the lounge area that overlooks the bay. The apartment itself is fully furnished. Do be aware that there is a weak mobile signal here. However, the rental has WiFi.

Vanilla sky
70 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

7. Homey apartment nestled in the middle of forest (from USD 56)

This apartment allows you to enjoy the best of both worlds: being nestled in the middle of the forest while being just a few steps away from the beach. You will feel right at home in this property, as it comes with just about everything that you may need. Bed linens and towels are even provided for guests’ use, and there are also two folding sun loungers if they wish to spend some time relaxing on the beach. Outdoor recreation areas are close by as well, if you want to spend some time communing with nature.

Apartment Dune Solnechnoye
Санкт-Петербург, Russia
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

8. Studio apartment in a resort complex (from USD 70)

This rental is perfect for couples who want to enjoy a romantic holiday in St Petersburg. This studio apartment, which is just right for two, is nestled in a resort complex that sits in the middle of a forest, right on the shores of the Gulf of Finland. The beautiful, quiet surroundings help create a romantic atmosphere. Besides the amenities in the room, tenants will also be able to access a mineral water pool and a restaurant, both of which are in the resort. Guests need to stay for a minimum of three days to book this property.

A luxury bay front residential estate. Resort area. Forest.
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia
3 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Explore the beaches of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg may be best known for its architectural attractions, but that doesn’t mean that these buildings, while gorgeous, are the only things that the city has to offer to travelers. If you want to see a different side of St. Petersburg, book one of these accommodations so you can give yourself plenty of time to explore the city’s beaches.

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