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Golden Lion Mini-Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Stolyarniy Per 18/69, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Ranked #40 of 553 St. Petersburg B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014
Neil C Stafford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Istanbul, Turkey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel has a fantastic location. less then 100 meters to Sennaya Square, and three metro stations; Spasskaya, Sennaya Pl. and Sadovaya. Hotel Staff was friendly at first, it was our honeymoon and we found a bottle of wine and fruit basket at the room, which was a very nice gesture. they can not speak english fluently but were helpful notheless.... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
30 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I will have to admit that when I arrived and entered the courtyard (a couple of years ago I wouldn't) in the dark and saw the dingy surroundings I wondered what awaits. With a few years of experience in Russia under my belt it just awaited my patience to see what was revealed. The reception is into a closed area... More

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Hua Hin, Thailand
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86 reviews 86 reviews
18 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

The Golden Hotel is in a gated court yard. The reception area is not connected to the rooms. However the reception is warm and instructions are clear. We stayed on the 7th floor and the lift was part of the experience - very small, slow and fragile looking. But better than the stairwell! The suite was magnificent. Wood floors, antiqued... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Understand ... I was ready to say no go to my hosts that booked it for me. They wanted me to be critical. I loved it! NOW ... you must understand that at the time I stayed there it was undergoing renovation. No noise. Only visual. Old Communist visual. When you get out of the cab it looks like a... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Pages and pages have been browsed on a famous booking website, until I finally found a seemingly decent hotel with en suite bedrooms. Due to the configuration of old communist buildings in SPB, apparently all other hotels have shared bedrooms, which suit solo travellers but are not ideal for couples. So, we decided to book the Golden Lion. The hotel... More

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Cesano Maderno, Italy
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

We have been very satisfied with this hotel. It is very difficult to find good and clean hotels in St.Petersburg in the city centre at an affordable price, and this is it! It is less than 5 minutes safe walk from the metro station of Sennaya Ploschad/Sadovaya, where lines 2 & 4 cross. It is very cheap and easy to... More

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Bologna, Italia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2010

new, small but cozy. Young staff, very friendly (it's not so common in SPB). Decent prices for such a "western" standards. Good position, 3 minute walk from metro station.

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Address: Stolyarniy Per 18/69, St. Petersburg, Russia
Location: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Lion Mini-Hotel 3*
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