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swissSTAR B&B

1.0 miles from St. Petersburg centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
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Fontanka Emb. 93/26, St. Petersburg 190031, Russia
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Vejer de la Frontera, Spain
Reviewed 8 January 2016

The hotel is well located close to a metro station, supermarket, bank and restaurants/bars. Irina the manager is a star and accommodates you into the smallest detail. The hotel is clean and warm and has a well equipped kitchen where you are free to cook your own meals. The (included) breakfast is gorgeous and supplies you with enough energy to...

1Thank nanettehp
Reviewed 2 October 2015

The room was spotless, bed, closet, desks, and bedside table were clean and comfortable. The shared bathroom for single rooms was equally clean. The kitchen/breakfast was huge and generous. Would stay again although location is not as ideal as Nevsky, still a great choice and value.

1Thank morado k
Abingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The owner could not have been more helpful and certainly made us feel very welcome. everything was clean and the use of the kitchen, 24hours, was fantastic. As other reviewers have stated it is not obvious from the street, but this is not unusual for Russia - simply make sure you ring the number you will be given and all...

Thank liz m
Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I usually stay in international hotels when traveling, so this was a new experience, but how nice to get home from excursions and find a piece of home! Very very clean, the person in charge is available when you need her but it is really relaxing. You prepare your own breakfast and the kitchen is open night and day, with...

Thank FiorellaVD
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 29 May 2015

We stayed in the swissSTAR B&B for three nights and a great experience, everything was clean and the staff was friendly. Only make sure that you get a pickup service from the airport or railway station as it is hard to find the place otherwise - it is not marked from the outside and you have to know where to...

Thank Hannes R
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Nice people there to help you in your stay, very agradable persons. Warm place, clean place, in good conditions (new, bath new and clean), internet, kitchen to share. Not expensive (25 euros per person). Very good quality/price rate ! Metro station with 3 lines (Blue, Purple and Yellow !) at 1 block 1/2. Near the neighboorhood of the novel Crime...

Thank Raphael B
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Everything from Swiss Star was in perfect Swiss order & smoothness from the Transfer in the airport both coming & going to staying at your B & B. Irina was always so kind & helpful. It was great that she could also speak German & English. All your staff including the 2 Transfer people & the maid who cleans the...

1Thank TravelWithKids2011
Beijing, China
Reviewed 28 July 2014

It is quite expensive, not very central for many sightseeing places, it was very hot in the room (stay during summer time) with open window very noisy at night nevertheless no air circulation, breakfast has to be made by yourself and dishes put in the dishwasher. It is more a hostel/backpacker. Staff, however, very friendly and helpful.

Thank Qiaoanna
Leadville, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 20 October 2013

This B&B may not look like much from the street but once you enter you will find bright, modern, clean rooms and very helpful and friendly staff. The kitchen is always open and a good place to chat with other guests. Do take advantage of the airport pick-up as well as tours they will arrange for you. The location is...

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

This B&B is the perfect choice for your city break in St. Petersburg. Located in a quiet area of the city centre, in approx. 15 minutes on foot you can reach Nevsky Prospekt, the main avenue of St. Petersburg. The metro stations of Sennaya Square and Sadovaya are only 5 minutes away. I stayed in the double room with the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
swissSTAR is the swiss managed B&B in the historical centre of the city. Located directly at the river Fontanka, the B&B is ca. 200m from the metro station Ploshad Sennaya. Offering 8 rooms and a big, fully equipped kitchen, we are big enough to handle small groups and family gatherings and yet small enough to provide all guests with our full attention. swissSTAR - swiss hospitality in the St.Petersburg city centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about swissSTAR B&B

Address: Fontanka Emb. 93/26, St. Petersburg 190031, Russia
Region: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg
Price Range: £26 - £57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“all rooms are equally nice. ours had an on suite which was nice...opposite the kitchen which was perfect for an early morning cup of tea.”
 of 5 bubbles lizmC6023YW, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms where with windows.”
 of 5 bubbles 404raphaelb, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Go during low season (any season EXCEPT summer) in St. Petersburg in order to have a quiet room. The B & B is in the center of St, Petersburg. That means super convenient for shopping, restaurants, & sight seeing places (Winter Palace, Marinsky Theater, Nefsky Prospect, etc.). But that also means that in high season, it can probably get quite loud.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelWithKids2011, 15 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The large corner en-suite room is very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 33jh33, 9 Jul 2013 | Read review
“They all looked roomy. Get an ensuite!”
 of 5 bubbles RJB5001, 22 May 2013 | Read review
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