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Address: Neglinnaya ulitsa, 14/3/7, Moscow, Russia
Phone Number: (495) 625-46-31
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Description: Luxuriate in, or simply view, the baths at this beautifully tiled spa...
Luxuriate in, or simply view, the baths at this beautifully tiled spa built in the late 19th century, where you can relax, unwind and beat your body with birch twigs to enhance circulation.
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On many to-do lists, done, and appreciated

I opted for the 1st class experience my last morning in Moscow. The pictures I had seen may be for the VIP area only- not sure- but it didn't matter, as I just wanted to be in a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Rotterdam
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We went to check out this banja last week. Initially we wanted to visit the more luxeruous part, which was closed for renovation. So we went to the second grade banja, which was great. As it turns out, the quality of the steam is actually better there This a genuine russian experience not to be missed when visiting Moscow!

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Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I was excited to try out the baths but was disappointed because I felt my lack of Russian kept me from fully enjoying it. A nice women that spoke some English introduced me to where to sit and a short tour of the sauna and washroom. But then she disappeared. I saw other women enjoying teas and salads but I... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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3 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I opted for the 1st class experience my last morning in Moscow. The pictures I had seen may be for the VIP area only- not sure- but it didn't matter, as I just wanted to be in a banya for the first time and relax. My limited Russian did prove useful, and I brought my own sandals to avoid paying... More 

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Munich, Germany
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

It was such an interessting and cultural experience! I would recommend it to everyone. Unfortunatly for all the women out there this is a "mens only" thing...

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Moscow, Russia
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21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

As the city's oldest and most exclusive bathhouse, the 19th-century Sanduny Banya has rejuvenated everyone from dramatist Anton Chehkov to billionaire tycoon Roman Abramovich in it's time.

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Riga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I used to go to Sanduni every Saturday when I lived in Moscow. The sauna is one of the best I have been to. Also the food is very nice. One of the best Hatshapuris in Moscow.

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Moscow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I've been going to Sanduny for about 5 years and live a short stroll so it is super convenient. Just before Christmas, a mate and I went for banya at around 10am one Saturday morning. Took ticket and went downstairs. Waited 8mins for a place to become available. Nuded up, ordered a beer and went for steam. Being cleaned (it... More 

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Calgary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I went with a friend who has been living in Moscow for many years and the whole experience has been fantastic. It's a must do as even though the steam is VERY hot, the dip in freezing water and the swim in the nice pool is indeed relaxing. I would definitely come back.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

First off you can't be body conscious and have to be open-minded to indulge here. A little rudimentary Russian helps but all the services are offered in an English menu. To cut costs bring you own spa gear. If you aren't into getting caressed by birch leaves (I wasn't. Go for the naked most - scrub). I spent 2700 rubles-... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This place is gold!!! The staff were really friendly.. and tryed there hardest to help me and my cousin to properly experience the sauna and bathing room. .. the place has been running since 1808 so it is a must if you are in moscow and looking to try an old tradition!!!

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Address: Neglinnaya ulitsa, 14/3/7, Moscow, Russia
Phone Number: (495) 625-46-31
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow

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