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Sovietsky Historical Hotel

32/2 Leningradsky Prospect, Moscow 125040, Russia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Huntingdon
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Moscow for the first time a couple of weeks ago and stayed at this lovely hotel. It was very easy to get to from the airport travelling on the metro, which cost us approx £10 instead of the expensive taxi fare, the hotel was about a 10 minute walk from the station. When we arrived... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit to Moscow, pleased to stay in this historical hotel. Nice and big comfortable rooms, nice breakfast. Very few shops are nearby and metro station is almost 20 minutes away. Problem that few peoples in the street can speak English, so you will have a lot of challenges with their Russian metro map. But reception staff are helpful.... More 

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Russia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Found this Hotel in 2000 and have stayed many times. I chose this hotel to propose to my wife and if you are looking for History and old elegance, this is the place. They have just plain rooms and fantastic suites. I have rented about all. The suite has a large entry with closets to the right and left of... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Soviet-era Historical hotel is good for two or three nights. Location wise it's good if you are travelling by Taxi or Local bus. Metro station is 10 minutes walking distance. But I advice you not to walk in winter as it's too cold. Room size is too big. Bathroom also clean and nice. Hot water is available. Front desk staff... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The Hotel Sovietsky is an unreconstructed Soviet-era hotel that has made a virtue of the necessity that it hasn't been renovated since being built in 1951. Frankly, it's a lot of fun. The rooms are enormous (and reasonably comfortable) and though the breakfast is of mediocre quality it is accompanied by live piano or harp playing (they had a pianist... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

You have the choice of going to a good hotel in Moscow, yet this one brings back the old Soviet feel. Rooms and the hotel reception are decorated in this way. Fascinating woodwork and staircase. Ignore the old rooms and experience the Soviet charm!

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East Quogue, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Anyone can stay at one of the newer cookie cutter hotels, but this old hotel takes you right back to Soviet times. The woodwork is beautiful, fantastic grand staircase. Sure the rooms are old, but this place has plenty of old school charm. Red Square is a healthy walk but very doable. Stay her at least one night.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

It was awhile ago when we visited this hotel. The experience going to it was not great as we got ripped off by the taxi driver, but once here it was an eye opener. The front desk was friendly and we had no problems checking in and getting the room. The first thing you notice about this hotel is how... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

This is one of the hotels in Moscow I have stayed at occasionally over the last ten years of business trips. At the beginning you put up with the antiquated rooms because service was good and breakfast was good. But now the service and breakfast have fallen off a cliff. Location in no way lends any favours. A shame. Does... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The style of the hotel and the live classical music over breakfast was about the only redeeming feature. Staff surely. On checkout not even a 'thank you' just 'ok' and they did speak English. Too near the main roads. Not much in the immediate area in terms of restaurants of bars or coffee shops. Tube type TV where the only... More 

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