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Helvetia Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Marata St., 11, St. Petersburg 191025, Russia (Vladimir)
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Ranked #16 of 260 hotels in St. Petersburg
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a lovely gem of a hotel- nice -comfortable-friendly staff-super clean-rooms nicely laid out-good location-really good value for the money. Rooms in back face roof tops and are super quiet-lovely courtyard for lunch- cocktails. From the moment we started applying for a visa to leaving for the airport they could not have been nicer or any more helpful- kudos... More

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Versailles, France
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67 reviews 67 reviews
41 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to be ! A 2 mn walk from the Perspective Nesky, the local Champs Elysee's Avenue in St Petersbourg. A very quiet place having rooms that are inside a small patio (no noise at all), this is very important as you have a lot noise around being downtown. The hotel may appear old because it is... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with the group of friends in June. Very pleasantly decorated, only few meters away from the central road Nevski prospect, but very quiet location. Imaginative breakfast provides you with the Russian specialty blini and herring as well as traditional European breakfast choices. Concierge is very helpful, knowledgeable and appears to be bias free. We asked for restaurants... More

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this comfortable hotel for three nights. The staff was very friendly, helpful and efficient. This proved to be especially true one evening when a pickpocket snatched the purse of one member of our group in the nearby subway station. The concierge personally escorted us to the local police station and assisted us in reporting the incident, acting... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Helvetia Hotel is located in a building which goes back to the early 19th Century so one has a sense of old St Petersburg whilst staying there. I liked especially the welcome on arrival with a glass of sparkling wine given whilst the reservation details were being completed. Rooms are very comfortable and roomy and well appointed with robe/slippers... More

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Spring Hill, Florida
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This hotel met our every need and exceeded our expectations. Our party of 4 booked 2 Superior rooms facing the courtyard. We stayed 8 wonderful days. The staff checked us in quickly, spoke fluent English and provided a warm and friendly greeting. Our luggage was brought to our rooms which was appreciated since one room was on the 3rd floor.... More

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AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Catherine S, Thank you for your stay in our hotel, your kind words and such a detailed review about your stay at Helvetia Hotel! It is a real pleasure for the team to know that our work on the service is rated so high by our guests. We appreciate that you liked the Hotel’s rooms and facilities . Our... More

Moscow, Russia
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel has a nice exterior, pleasant courtyard that is about it. There is no elevator, rooms are really small and you can see the furniture that is really very much IKEA quality but also quite old/used. The rooms are clean. WiFi is extremely slow in the rooms. I had to switch to 3G in order to be able to... More

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AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear yyworld, Thank you very much for your stay and the review about the Helvetia Hotel. In your review, you mentioned that we did not have the elevator. I would like to bring to your attention that Hotel is located in 19th century mansion that consists of 2 buildings – one is newer and the other is older. According to... More

Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Stayed recently at this very nice, relaxing hotel during the time of the busy Business Forum. Despite the city being full and taxis limited, the hotel went out of their way to make sure travel was pre-arranged and instructions given for a smooth stay. Rooms are quiet and comfortable, the staff are helpful, the hotel drivers are professional and informative,... More

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AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ZermattExp, Thank you very much for the king review about our Hotel and our services! Thank you for marking the comfort of the rooms and the work of staff. We are proud of our team that is really doing its best to provide the perfect service. Special thanks for marking Anton’s professionalism. We are pleased that you enjoyed our... More

Poipu, Hawaii
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Booked here by our guide the reviews were comforting but our expectations ere exceeded. Champagne, juice or water in the lobby was lovely and the staff extremely helpful and gracious. A pillow menu and hearty breakfast completely fulfilled our needs. We felt safe walking around at night as it is near to Nevsky Prospekt. Heartily recommended and we hope to... More

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AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patricia305A, Thank you for the kind words and warm review about the Hotel and the services. Our staff is trying to make each guest’s stay unforgettable and convenient. Let me express my sincere thanks for marking welcome drinks, pillow menu and breakfast. We are proud that the services we offer is appreciated by our guests. Please come again and... More

Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and found it excellent. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Unfortunately, we fell prey to pickpockets on a bus and the staff did everything they could to contact the police for us and help us with our statements. Also to contact our card providers, including international calls. We would like to thank them... More

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AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear cmj142014, Thank you for your stay and your review about Helvetia Hotel. It’s a pity that pickpocketing still happens in the city center sometimes. And we always feel very disappointed when it happens to our dear guests. In the case that had happened to you we did our best to help you so that this situation would not spoil... More

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Address: Marata St., 11, St. Petersburg 191025, Russia
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Location: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg > Vladimir
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Helvetia Hotel 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg #11 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg #13 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg #18 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
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Within a leisurely stroll from Nevsky Prospect is the historic building of the TOP Helvetia Hotel, with origins dating back to the early 19th century. The hotel’s interiors successfully combine St. Petersburg’s harmonious style with the elegance of European design.Native Russian cordiality, coupled with Swiss traditions of cosiness and hospitality, individual attention to every guest and international service standards, are the distinguishing features of the TOP Helvetia Hotel. ... more   less 
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