Hotel Rocco Forte Hotel Astoria
Hotel “Rocco Forte Hotel Astoria” (5*, Superior Deluxe)
39 Bolshaya Morskaya, St.Petersburg.
Phone +7 (812) 313 5757.
Hotel Rocco Forte Hotel Astoria is situated in the center of St.Petersburg, very close to the St. Isaac’s Cathedral, 5 minute walk away from Nevsky Avenue, 10 minute walk away from the Hermitage. The “Astoria” makes an ideal starting point from which one can discover Saint-Petersburg, Russian history and culture. It was in December 1912, that the doors of the hotel “Astoria” (architect Fedor Lidval) were first opened to the public. The luxurious interiors in the “Northern Modern” style have always impressed the wealthiest and most respected of Russian high society. The “Astoria” has welcomed many well-known guests: American businessman Armand Hammer, English wrirer Herbert Wells, Russian writers Maksim Gorky and Mikhail Bulgakov, singers Fedor Shaliapyn and Leonid Sobinov, ballet dancers Aisedora Dunkan and Anna Pavlova. Since the end of reconstruction works carried out between 1987-1991, the “Astoria” has been honoured to welcome the Ex-Prime Minister of Great Britain Margaret Thaicher, the U.S. Secretary of State James Baker, members of the Royal Romanov and Faberge families, the conductor and composer Mstislav Rostropovich, opera singers Galina Vishnevskaya and Elena Obrastsova, and many others.
room air-conditioning, telephone, satellite TV, internet connection, safe, mini-bar, bathroom, hair-dryer, bathrobe, slippers.
Hotel has: 223 rooms, including 24 suites and 5 presidential apartments, 24 hour room service, business center, lobby library, SPA Center Clarins (with Finnish sauna and Turkish bath), gym, restaurant “Davidov”, The Bar and Lobby Lounge, Winter Garden and Ballroom for upto 450 people and 3 meeting rooms. Guests can also use services of adjacent Angleterre Hotel – conference hall for 205 people, 4 meeting rooms, Borsalino restaurant, fitness center, pool, night club, souvenir shop, currency exchange.