Hotel Astoria

Part of the Rocco Forte portfolio, the Hotel Astoria is a glorious five-star hotel. The hotel is an icon of stylish design and St Petersburg elegance. Located in the heart of the city overlooking St Isaac's Cathedral, the main shopping street, Nevsky Prospekt is just a five-minute walk away.

Facilities include a top-class spa and gym. Guests of the hotel can also use the facilities of the adjacent Angleterre hotel, which includes an indoor swimming pool. The signature restaurant, Davidoff is one of the finest places to dine in the city serving traditional Russian haute cuisine.

WHY WE LIKE hotel astoria

Many of St Petersburg’s main attractions are within walking distance of Hotel Astoria and with its authentic Art Nouveau architecture, the hotel blends glamorous Russian elegance with modern facilities. 


A choice of 169 rooms and Suites offers stylish comfort, with the Suites featuring sitting areas and great views of St Isaac's cathedral. During a stay, dine at least once at the fabulous Astoria restaurant serving Russian classics and take a nightcap at the bar named after photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

  • Astoria spa with sauna and steam room
  • A 24-hour gym
  • Swimming pool (located in the adjacent Hotel Angleterre)
  • Astoria Cafe Restaurant, the Rodonda Lounge, serving traditional afternoon tea, and the Lichfield Bar
  • The Families R Forte programme offers a variety of activities for children


The Hotel Astoria is perfectly placed for exploring all that this fascinating city has to offer, from the wealth of museums and architectural gems to the city’s vast range of designer boutiques. Alternatively, take to the water to explore some of the city’s 65 waterways and 360 bridges. The concierge service is extremely helpful and can organise dinner reservations and ticket bookings ahead of arrival. The hotel has its own box for the ballet.


Located in the heart of St Petersburg, the Astoria is across the street from St Isaac's Cathedral and a 10-minute walk from the Hermitage.

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