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Helvetia Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Marata St., 11, St. Petersburg 191025, Russia (Vladimir)
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Ranked #14 of 267 hotels in St. Petersburg
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Imatra, Finland
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120 reviews 120 reviews
58 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I always wanted to test this so much recommended hotel in Peter...its real good quality but very often full booked and thatwhy not ok for traveller like me who using hotels every week...rooms nice with nice interiour,two restaurant...dining style and bub style...from both possible to get food and hotel visitors some extra drinks without charge.Rooms inc even minibars wich are... More

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have just returned from an incredible three day trip to St Petersburg,which I wouldn't have enjoyed so much without the help of the very efficient and helpful staff of this delightful hotel, particularly both concierges. They gave us comprehensive advice of what to do and where to go before arriving, and when we made our choices, helped it all... More

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Milan, Italy
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming little hotel close to Nevkiy Prospekt and Mayakovskaya subway station. Friendly and efficient staff and excellent breakfast buffet. The rooms are a bit small, but well equipped and very clean. Prices are more than reasonable for this rather expensive city. Warmly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was the last on a trip that began in Beijing, continued on the Trans-Siberian Railway through Mongolia, ending in Moscow. From there it was an easy trip to St Petersburg, mainly to visit the Hermitage Museum. The four nights in the Helvetia Hotel simply contributed to one of my best travel experiences ever. Previously the Swiss Embassy, it... More

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43 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Aside from the historic value of the buildings that house this hotel (take the time to read about it - details in a booklet in each room), staying here was like an oasis from the hustle and bustle of downtown St Petersburg. When we got to the hotel, we couldn't believe it. We were offered champagne on check-in, the staff... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This hotel felt like home away from home. Located close to main road Nevsky prospekt and near railway station , Helvetia was clean and comfortable, staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent and we enjoyed Dinner during our stay at the Marius and Claret which was within the courtyard of Hotel. Portions were generous and staff again extremely obliging.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great hotel, right in the middle of everywhere. Nice clean rooms, courtyard for coffee. Breakfast was o.k., would have liked maybe a bit more "western" breakfast...e.g. yogurt, cereals. Staff were very helpfull, Great hotel for position to all the museums and shopping.

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

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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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

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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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

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