St. Petersburg also called Petrogad and Leningrad is one of the largest cities in Russia. It is a chief cultural center in Europe and is a very important Russian port. It is often considered as the most western city with a big population and the center of trade and industry. St. Petersburg houses most buildings with historical architecture influenced by 18th and 19th centuries hundreds of museums parks and theaters.
All in all St. Petersburg has contributed much in terms of literature music sports and arts and it made people from all over the world recognize this beautiful city. There are also hundreds of schools and universities but they all properties of the federal government.
Some hotels in St. Petersburg are:
Nevsky Hotel Grand
Nevsky Hotel Grand is conveniently situated very near to Nevsky Prospect only a few minutes from the subway and a few minutes walk going to Hermitage Museum. The hotel is complete with exceptional services and amenities very much ideal for business travelers or for pleasure trip.
It is considered to be of international standards. It has a lobby of modern designs and with an elegant atmosphere. There is a front desk restaurants offering international dishes snack bars and breakfast room serving complimentary breakfast. Also included are parking services and elevators.
This hotel features 116 rooms and suites designed in modern fashion providing the guests with the amenities and services making their stay wonderful and enjoyable.
Room amenities are as follows: a twin and queen beds (for doubles) TV telephone free wireless Internet connection a safety box air conditioning system bath and shower (private) hairdryer mini bar sauna whirlpool bath (for suites) and non-smoking rooms.
The hotel has a meeting room that can hold up to 25 people convenient for conferences workshops trainings and other social events. It is equipped with a projector computers wireless Internet PDP and screen.
Other services are provided for upon request like airport transportation shuttle service to train station city tours and laundry service.
Other facilities inside are ATM machines 24 hour cameras on surveillance coffee shops baggage porters and newspapers and magazines.
Corinthia Nevsky Palace Hotel
Corinthia Nevsky Palace Hotel located in the center of St. Petersburg is composed of 2 splendid buildings that resemble the 19th century historical architecture. It is surrounded with all the local attractions such as the Hermitage Alexander Nevsky Monastery St. Isaacs Cathedral and many more. It is also accessible to almost all business centers.
Hotels guestrooms are completely refurbished elegant and spacious with first-class amenities and facilities that are very ideal to people traveling on business and leisure. Guests can actually feel comfortable and warm atmosphere. There are 285 guestrooms with views overlooking the city.
Each room is comfortably equipped with an air conditioning system a mini bar satellite telephone (direct dial) satellite TV radio alarm hair dryer luxurious bathroom and king-sized bed (except in twin rooms). The Executive Room is located at the 7th floor.
When it comes to dining guests can experience the luxury of eating in one of the most favorite in St. Petersburg. These restaurants offer the best in culinary dishes satisfying the guests gastronomical desire.
First is the Imperial Restaurant. It is very spacious and stylish and guests can enjoy the views of the Nevsky Prospect. They serve breakfast lunch and dinner everyday. They mostly serve international dishes.
The second dining option is the Beerstube Restaurant. They serve lunch buffets of German specialties. Meanwhile the Cafe Vienna serves light snacks coffee and pastries in Viennes style.
The Lobby Bar serves superb cognac and cocktail. Soon to open is the Nevsky Bar and Lounge. It will give live entertainment every night a good place to relax and to unwind after a tiring day.
Other hotel amenities are fully equipped meeting and banquet rooms a business center health club with complete facilities a beauty salon limousine service and shopping arcade. The Samoilov Memorial Museum features Russian culture and may be visited on the 2nd floor.