Part of the Rocco Forte portfolio, the Hotel Astoria is a glorious five-star hotel, which opened in 1912. 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 IT
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.
Located in the heart of St Petersburg, the Astoria is opposite St Isaac's Cathedral and a 10-minute walk from the Hermitage.
- 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 with traditional afternoon tea and Lichfield Bar
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.