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Grand Hotel Emerald

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Suvorovskiy Av., 18, St. Petersburg 193036, Russia
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Ranked #76 of 264 hotels in St. Petersburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Milan, Italy
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79 reviews 79 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I at the Emerald for work. Excellent service, very helpful personnell, and very good restaurant inside, where we had a superb (for us foreigners!) russuan meal based on fish. The hotel is a bit old (it is old, and it feels old), with bathtub and not just showers in the rooms, fine furniture but looking very old (...not "antique"). But,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice hotel all the aspects of the hotel we could not fault, but for a tourist it is not in the best of locations it is just to far from all the main attractions do not be fooled by it near this and that it is a good 45-50 minutes walk to The Heritage. We would not... More

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Melbourne
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We travelled with a tour group and stayed for 5 nights. The hotel was very comfortable, and the room we were in was quite a good size, although others were in smaller rooms. However, the room air-conditioning failed to reduce the temperature below 24 degrees C, despite being set well below this temperature.Our room overloooked the inner 'courtyard' which was... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
33 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The hotel is 10 minutes from the main train station where the Sapsan train arrives from Moscow. It is situated on a street close to the Nevsky Prospekt that runs through the main area and the local metro station, Mayakovskaya. A local supermarket is available for essential supplies, 5 minutes walk away. Check in was OK, not all staff spoke... More

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Elena L, Директор по продажам at Grand Hotel Emerald, responded to this review

Dear Purrdee, Thank you for choosing Grand Hotel Emerald! Your opinion is very important for us and we appreciate your positive and detailed feedback. We are constantly working at our services to get rid of all possible shortcomings. Grand Hotel Emerald becomes a non-smoking hotel from the 1st of June, 2014 (due to the governmental policy). Looking forward to your... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This is a decent hotel, in a great location. I had an "inward" facing room looking onto the restaurant, which is obviously less preferable to an outside room with a view. However, the room was comfortable, and quiet. The bar downstairs served reasonably priced drinks, with a very limited food menu. What makes this a great place to stay is... More

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10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Excellent hotel which served us well. We stayed in February this year for 4 nights. Our bedroom was huge and spotlessly clean overlooking the street. Other rooms were smaller and looked out over the inner courtyard housing the restaurant which was nicely decorated in cool, clean shades of green and while. Breakfasts were exceptional and we enjoyed some of the... More

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Longyearbyen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The hotel is located 10 minutes by foot from the center of Nevsky Prospekt and the metro station of Mayakovskaya. Staff is very friendly and helpsome, rooms are clean and the breakfast is fantastic. I would absolutely recommend this hotel to anyone who plans to visit St. Petersburg!

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London, United Kingdom
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65 hotel reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

This is a very good hotel catering to your every need. The standards of cleanliness and housekeeping are very high and the breakfast options are comprehensive (tho the hot food is not very hot!). The only slight negative is that the staff are not very friendly, but I have found that this hotel is not unique in that.

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Tehran, Iran
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights .This hotel is in the center of city and near to attractive and historical places of St Petersburg .Breakfast was very good and our room was very clean. Our room had a beautiful balcony with a very nice view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

We stayed at the hotel for 4 nights in jun. 2013 . The breakfast is wery good , local specialities, salmon, caviar, champagne etc. The staff were generally friendly. I' recommend to evryone. 4 éjszakát voltunk a hotelben 2013 júniusban. A reggeli nagyon jó, helyi specialitások, lazac, kaviár, pezsgő és mások. A személyzet udvarias. Mindenkinek ajánlom.

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Address: Suvorovskiy Av., 18, St. Petersburg 193036, Russia
Location: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Emerald 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool
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#12 Spa Hotel in St. Petersburg #37 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg #39 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
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