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Author Boutique Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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zurich
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel is very nice. room is nice. very clean and very well situated. the staff are great and helpful! Airport Transfer was very poor and unpleasant. not cheap, but These are the st. Petersburg Hotel prices

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The hotel is lovely, and is situated perfectly within walking distance from many tourist attractions. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, especially the ladies who were on breakfast while we stayed. The rooms are clean and spacious. A nice touch was each day there was a note with the weather and a small treat left in the room by...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Supportive and friendly personnel, very convenient location, lovely interior, quiet and cozy rooms, sophisticated restaurant with rather unimpressive dishes for the corresponding prices. Internet connection is not excellent but good enough.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I personally did not select the hotel (well located, a few minutes’ walk from Nevsky Prospekt), my travel agent did; however, I was entirely satisfied with my experience of staying in this hotel; I would not hesitate to be there again. The first impression as I entered the premises was visually elevating; it was a compact, elegant place. I had...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The room is comfortable, nice and quiet. Internet connection is fine. TV has only Russian channels, but anyhow watching TV in St.Petersburg is wasting time. Excellent breakfast you shouldn't miss. Stuff is very friendly and cares about guests.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed for 4 days. The staff was friendly and the nightly creation of the pastry chef in our room was a pleasant surprise. I would stay here again on my next visit. The hotel restaurant was excellent to the point that we ate here on two separate evenings. I can't wait to return

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is my second time is SPB and I decided to try this hotel. I had a great stay. Very centrically located, great breakfast, cozy, and very welcoming and attentive staff. My room was very comfortable (deluxe room) in the 3rd floor. The hotel Manager Natalia was attentive and made sure I was comfortable. I had a nice welcoming tea...

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BaCHiloVaSiliy, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Author Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Manager of Russian cuisine restaurant "Fedor Dostoevsky" Natalia thank you for your wonderful review about the hotel "Golden Garden" and is waiting for you again in St. Petersburg. We hope that you will choose our hotel.

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

The hotel absolutely needs renovation Every thing is very old rooms are very small Staff are nice but need more training The only restaurant where they offer traditional russian food is excellent The breakfast at the 2nd floor was very good and they do events at the same place some times where you wouldn't be able to sleep They lack...

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Yana K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Author Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sleh A, Thank you for choosing Golden Garden Boutique Hotel and your review. We are very sorry to read that we were not able to meet your expectations and wishes. Please accept our sincere apologies. This year we have started hotel room’s renovation and I hope to have another chance to welcome you back at Golden Garden Boutique Hotel....

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We stayed for 4 nights and had a great time. The rooms were clean and modern, with some English channels on the TV. Bathroom was very clean and modern, the bed was extremely comfortable. A great location just off Nevsky Prospekt and a short walk from the subway station at Vladimirsky. A great base for exploring the city. Breakfast had...

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Yana K, Rooms Division Manager at Author Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear philstreet2, We are delighted to read your positive feedback following your resent stay in Golden Garden Boutique Hotel. Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your time with us especially the room’s equipment. Also we are very happy that you are satisfied with our breakfast which is served in the restaurant «F.M.Dostoevsky». All team are looking to...

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

I did my wedding dinner there and we had to rent rooms and got a free upgrade to the suite. The only issue was that it was too cold so it was kind of terrible since the idea was to enjoy after our wedding party. During hard winter the big suite was too cold to warm up and well... That...

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Yana K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Author Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rodrigo S, Thank you for choosing Golden Garden Boutique Hotel in such important moment of your life! Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconveniences that you had during your stay. Your comments help us to monitor and improve our service on permanent basis. Next time please inform Front Office about any wishes and problems. Sincere hope to have...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Author Boutique Hotel

Address: Vladimirskiy Ave., 9, St. Petersburg 191025, Russia (Formerly Golden Garden Boutique Hotel)
Region: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg > Vladimir
Price Range: £128 - £416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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Hotel Style:
#19 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
#57 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
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