Where To Stay In St Petersburg, Russia: 10 Most Luxurious Hotels - Updated 2022

where to stay in st. petersburg

As the 2018 FIFA cup draws nearer in Russia, planning ahead to find and book the most suitable accommodation in St Petersburg will take up so much time. For those who love to indulge in the fancy life of luxury and harmony in one of the grandest cities in the world, look no further.

Here is a list of 10 most extravagant and luxurious hotels that you can choose from in St Petersburg. Grab the rooms before they are all booked out.

1. Alexander House (from USD 67)

Situated near the Fontanka River and Krukov canal embankment, Alexander House is an ideal stay for those who wish to dress to the nines and watch a show at the Mariinsky Theatre, which is a 10-minute walk from the hotel. Each of the rooms distinctively features an international theme that is named after a city, such as Beijing, Stockholm and Bali. They offer standard, deluxe and apartment rooms, which are inclusive of breakfast and accommodate to both couples and families, as well as optional packages including wedding, romantic and family tours. For those of you who need assistance for Russian tourist visas, Alexander House guarantees visa support for a fee of 18 USD each and arranges a free airport transfer from Pulkovo International.

Alexander House

Wifi Available

Address: Kryukov Kanal Embankment, 27
Accommodates: 4

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace

2. Pushka INN Hotel (from USD 57)

As a former mansion established during the mid 19th-century, guests will immediately sense a historic feel to their stay. A wealthy and noble family known as the Puschins, who were dearest friends to the famous Russian poet, Alexander Pushkin, have passed down this residence through their three generations for a century. Pushka Inn is centrally located, with historically renowned places like the Hermitage and the Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood nearby. The hotel is also pet-friendly and guests have highly commended the hotel’s buffet-style breakfast .

Pushka INN hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Naberezhnaya Reki Moyki 14
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Family rooms

3. The State Hermitage Museum Official Hotel (from USD 159)

As you step into the main lobby of State Hermitage Museum Official Hotel, it feels as if you are at the centre of royalty, at this former palace residence. There are about eleven types of rooms to choose from, which feature imperial interior designs. This hotel’s bathrooms are engraved by either Italian or Greek marble and architectural designs. With 24-hour front desk and room services, a built-in indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, spa and massage facilities, the hotel promises a glamorous stay as well as fine dining experiences at their own restaurants called Catherine the Great and Michelangelo Boutique.

The State Hermitage Museum Official Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Ulitsa Pravdy 10
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace (from USD 440)

Internationally renowned for wonderful and attentive concierges and the most comfortable beds that make you feel like you are sleeping on clouds, the Four Seasons has also made their mark at the Lion Palace of St. Petersburg. This award-winning hotel boasts the most impressive amenities and facilities for their guests, such as a health club that’s situated across four levels, including unlimited access to their gym, Russian sauna ‘banya,’ spa and a swimming pool that sits under an enclosed, glass dome.

Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg

Wifi Available

Address: Voznesensky Prospekt 1
Accommodates: 3

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

5. Hotel Indigo - St. Petersburg Tchaikovskogo (from USD 125)

Secluded from the bustling centre, Hotel Indigo is located on the quieter street named after the famous Russian musician of the romantic period, Peter Tchaikovsky. The hotel’s brilliance truly lies on its friendly and attentive staff. Despite being a boutique hotel, it has the best value for money while offering a luxurious experience. Hotel Indigo also features the upper floor restaurant, Vino and Voda Terrace, where guests can soak in the skyline views of St. Petersburg. It also has good, easy walking distances to the Summer Garden and the Neva River embankment. The process of checking-in to the hotel is straightforward, plus guests are treated with a complimentary drink on the house.

Hotel Indigo St.Petersburg- Tchaikovskogo, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Chaikovskogo Street 17
Accommodates: 3

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre Terrace

6. Belmond Grand Hotel Europe (from USD 230)

Belmond Grand Hotel has a charming, European interior décor throughout its deluxe rooms and supreme suites. Situated on Nevsky Propspekt, it has a central location with short walking distances from famous churches such as Kazan Cathedral and the Church of our Saviour on Spilled Blood. Their beds consist of plush pillows to ensure their guests rest at ease after a whole day of touring around the city. While there are other places to dine, Belmond offers four restaurants with fine gourmet dining experiences, such as the infamous L'Europe, inside its own building.

Grand Hotel Europe, A Belmond Hotel, St Petersburg

Wifi Available

Address: Ulitsa Mikhaylovskaya 1/7
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna

7. Rocco Forte Astoria Hotel (from USD 314)

Rocco Forte Astoria Hotel is a stone’s throw away from St Isaac’s Cathedral and boasts remarkable views of this cathedral from their deluxe rooms, which consist of bathrooms with his-and-her sinks. The hotel comprises a spectacularly grand lobby, Turkish baths, a sauna, spa and gym and the full, scrumptious breakfast is inclusive in the price. With a serene atmosphere, you will have a certain good night’s rest.

Rocco Forte Astoria Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Bolshaya Morskaya Ulitsa 39
Accommodates: 2

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

8. Taleon Imperial Hotel (from USD 179)

Once the former residence of a merchant family known as the Eliseyevs, until the 1917 Revolution, guests can expect that the Taleon Imperial Hotel has preserved the authenticity of the interiors’ royal grandeur. With 89 rooms and suites to choose from, such as the superior room and the Empress Suite, each has its own distinctive characteristics, which speak of Russian royalty. All rooms are also provided with high-speed WIFI, an interactive television and 24-hour room service, while all guests can access their rooftop indoor pool and spa facilities. Taleon Imperial truly blends both modern and historic experiences for anyone who stays with them, along with convenient access to shopping centers and restaurants at Nevsky Prospekt.

Taleon Imperial Hotel

Address: Nevsky Ave, 15, St Petersburg, Russia, 191186

Star Rating: 5 Star

Taleon Imperial Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Nab.Reki Moyki 59
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna

9. Corinthia Hotel (from USD 138)

Originally established by the Pisani family at Malta in 1962, Corinthia Hotel started from humble beginnings as a family operated accommodation and gradually transformed into an internationally renowned hotel chain. Their hotel service currently hinges on family values and understanding their guests’ needs, crafting recommendations with passion and cordially welcoming and making their guests feel at home. The interiors of Corinthia Hotel at St Petersburg are embellished with modern elegance and art deco. This hotel is suitable for both families and travelers on short-business trips. For those who are curious to taste Sicilian cuisine, head over to their Imperial Restaurant and enjoy their exquisite food.

Corinthia Hotel St Petersburg

Wifi Available

Address: Nevsky Prospekt 57
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

10. Majestic Boutique Hotel Deluxe (from USD 83)

Styled in lavish and elegant furnishings, Majestic Boutique Hotel Deluxe invites guests into its well-designed interiors. Guests can look forward to a slew of amenities in the hotel, including a well-equipped fitness center, a state-of-the-art business center, and a luxurious restaurant complex comprising a classy restaurant and a Belgium brewery. All rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a phone, a well-appointed bathroom, and an adorable tea set, while some even include a seating area to lounge in after a busy day. When you are ready to venture outside of the hotel, you will find the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Palace Square, and Hermitage Museum within walking distance. Taken together, it makes for a truly pleasurable lodging that you should not miss out on!

Majestic Boutique Hotel Deluxe

Wifi Available

Address: Ulitsa Sadovaya 22
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

St Petersburg delivers lavish accommodations

So have you decided which hotel you want to stay in to indulge in the luxury life? Then put your money where your mouth is. Whether you want to stay at a former palace residence, a centrally located hotel or in a much quieter area, each of these hotels will guarantee a 5-star experience at your convenience.

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Editor's note: In light of the 2022 political and military situation in Russia, Trip101 urges you to be apprised of the latest news if you have any urgent plans to travel to Russia. Do note that some bookings and services have been suspended or may not be available at this moment.

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