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Hotel Astoria

Last updated: 27 December, 2023

St. Petersburg’s history is entwined with that of the Hotel Astoria, one of the city’s oldest and most elegant places to stay. It’s particularly famous for its stunning art nouveau design and starry list of former guests; Hitler planned to host a victory party in its gilded restaurant, while Lenin, Isadora Duncan and Madonna have all stayed in its luxurious suites.

The hotel’s location on St. Isaac’s Square means you’re ideally placed for exploring key attractions including the Hermitage, Mariinsky Theatre and Nevsky Prospekt, with easy access to the suburban summer palaces.  Hotel staff – clad in red and white uniforms that match the decor – are a fantastic resource for local tips, reservations and recommendations.

A great choice for those in search of old-fashioned glamour, from the black and white prints in Lichfield’s Bar to the glittering chandeliers of the Astoria restaurant, this is very much a champagne and caviar kind of place.


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General amenities

Key facilities

Airport transfers: Not available
Beach: None
Fitness centre
Fitness classes
Golf course
Hot tub
Kids club
Parking: Not available
Pool (adults only)
Pool (indoor)
Pool (outdoor)
Pool (kids)
Tennis courts
WiFi: Free

Food & drink

All inclusive
Kids menu
Restaurant on-site
Self catering
Additional charge

Room amenities

Room types


Room facilities

Air conditioning
Flat screen TV
Hot tub (private)
Pool (private)
Tea & coffee making facilities

Bedding options

2+ bedrooms
3+ beds
Connecting rooms
Rollaway/sofa bed