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Taleon Imperial Hotel

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is in an excellent location for all major sights. However, the conversion has left the hotel very dark inside, with little natural light. Our room was spacious, but the sitting area was too dark to use. The old furniture and traditional decoration was not to my taste. We considered using the restaurant but felt it would be very... More 

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Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Large rooms with traditional furniture, palace fully refurbished. A few steps from the Ermitage museum, St Isaac and most places of interest in St Petersburg. Great service which is rare in Russia. Smiles are at a premium in the rest of town, but always welcoming at the Taleon. They will give you a letter of invitation to get a visa,... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel, which is quite opulent, is in an excellent location just off the Nevskiy Prospeky in the Palace Embankment area, ideal for seeing some of the main sights, you can walk to the Hermitage /Winter Palace in a few minutes, much faster than by coach or taxi because of the very congested traffic, the Moiky river is outside the... More 

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed four nights. It's an interesting conversion to a hotel, but perhaps inevitably that has left many dark areas. The room was large and had originally been furnished in a generous manner - but the lampshade by the bed had scorch marks on it and one of the window blinds was missing.....the breakfast offer was rather poor and the... More 

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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here after being in Moscow. Both of which I'd recommend. This hotel is ideally situated in the centre right on the main street. It can get busy but you're near the main bits. We were there during the Easter (Russian Orthodox) break. The highlight of the hotel is the rooftop pool which was empty when we went so... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The good news:This hotel is in a terrific location just off the Nevskiy Prospeky in the Palace Embankment area for seeing some of the main sights, you can walk to the Hermitage /Winter Palace in a few minutes, much faster than by coach or taxi because of the very congested traffic. Local drivers appear to give pedestrians a chance on... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

since the booking was during the st petersburg international economic forum, the room had to be taken for a minimum of four nights at a very high rate per night. but the disappointing part was the room on the fifth floor - one stares straight a four foot high wall right outside ones balcony. to get the promised "city-view" you... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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13 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Delirious architecture, very old building needing urgent refurbishing, poor service needing full-blown training. We were looking forward to spending 3 nice days in St Petersburg and we did: this hotel was the only negative point of our say. The positive points were its location and its restaurant

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I stayed in my life a lot of good hotel, but the Taleon Imperial was one of best, or the best one! The house is butifull, it has everything works, the staff is extremely helpful, great concierges. The kitchen is great. Thank you! Overall, I would always go back.

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Victoria K, General Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! I highly appreciate your choice of the Taleon Imperial Hotel and the review you left on the tripadvisor.com. Thank you for your positive feedback and high score to our efforts. I will definitely transfer your comments to all the staff members, especially concierges, I am sure they will be encouraged with highest score of their professionalism. I will... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Everything about the Taleon Imperial is first class. it is superbly located close to everything including the Hermitage Palace/Museum, shopping, restaurants, parks, as well as public good transportation. The staff were knowledgeable, friendly and spoke excellent English. We asked to be directed to "real" Russian restaurants and they did so without hesitation. The hotel is absolutely beautiful and indeed is... More 

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Victoria K, General Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! I highly appreciate your choice of the Taleon Imperial Hotel and the review you left on the tripadvisor.com. Let me thank you for your positive feedback and high score to our efforts. It's our great pleasure to do your stay comfortable anf memorable. Your warm review is the best reward for me and all the team members of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taleon Imperial Hotel is the only modern luxury hotel in St. Petersburg, a member of the Leading Small Hotels of the World and Virtuoso associations. This former czarist-era palace, built in XVIII century, is located in the heart of the city, only 5 minutes walk from the Hermitage. The hotel offers 89 individually designed and decorated rooms and suites, 3 restaurants, exclusive SPA on the rooftop with a large swimming pool and a variety of treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taleon Imperial Hotel

Address: Nevskiy Ave., 15, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia (Formerly Eliseev Palace Hotel)
Location: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg > Admiralteisky
Price Range: $134 - $1,169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taleon Imperial Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 89
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Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in St. Petersburg
#9 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
#16 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg
#18 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg
#21 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
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