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Severnaya Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   prospekt Lenina, 21, Petrozavodsk 185028, Russia
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Ranked #7 of 10 hotels in Petrozavodsk
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ron B Orem, Utah
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Orem, Utah
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is one of the old grand Russian hotels that have been painted over and left unattended for a while. They seem to be revitalizing it now. The breakfast was adequate. The staff were kind and helpful. A walk up. No elevator. Tough wrestling the baggage.

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Irina Z, Public Relations Manager at Severnaya Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ron, thank you for vising our hotel and for your response! Yes, the hotel is being renovated, soon there will be elevators, so noone will have to carry the baggage upstairs themselves. We hope you will visit our Hotel after completion of all fixing works and find it much more beautiful and comfortable! More

Moscow, Russia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Had a lovely time in this hotel, the hotel staff speak some english and were very helpful with everything we asked them. It is very well located, in the middle of town, few blocks from the train station, few blocks from the lake, and with plenty of restaurants nearby. The beds are amazing and they have really good curtains which... More

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Moscow, Russia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
29 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The room was quite big, but there was no AC in it. So it was too hot to sleep at night. The location of the hotel is quite good - it is situated between railway station and lakeside walk. 15 minutes to each. Also, opposit of the hotel there is a perfect restaurant Karelskaya Gornica with many local specialties, including... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

The only advantages were that we booked the hotel easily via internet + a good destination. That's all. Rooms are so soviet (considered to be after the renovation)! Breakfasts were also soviet with a try to be modern... but we could see the sad waiters' eyes full of boredom. The ground floor is totally smoked. Actually the difference in price... More

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Hong Kong, China
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
40 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

Pros: - Walk-in price, around USD 50. - Lots of restuarants nearby. - 10 mins walk from train station, 30 mins walk from pier. Cons: - No free Wi-fi, paid RUB250 (or RUB150, i forgot) for a Wi-fi card, the signal was weak and slow. Paying for coffee and enjoying quick wifi in opposite cafe would be better. - Extra... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2011

this place belongs to the most international hotel in Petrozavodsk. Many agencies send their tourists there. The terrace looks really comfortable, but the beer is not cold and the food is not good so don't go there. You can get much better in Petrozavodsk.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

facilities include gym. Excellent buffet breakfast. Helpful English-speaking staff. Location in the middle of Petrozavodsk near restaurants and museums.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2008

We stayed at Severnaya Hotel for two nights during our trip to Karelia. Initially I was expecting a typically old and Soviet era hotel with faded wall papers and well used and unrenovated room. I will get to that in a moment. It is a Soviet-era hotel indeed, but not a bad one. There's plenty of parking spaces on the... More

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Northern Karelia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2008

Needs repairing. I did feel all right, though, not too expensive, worn.

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Address: prospekt Lenina, 21, Petrozavodsk 185028, Russia
Location: Russia > Northwestern District > Republic of Karelia > Petrozavodsk
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #7 of 10 hotels in Petrozavodsk
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Hotel Class:2 star — Severnaya Hotel 2*
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