Okhtinskaya is one of the largest three-star St. Petersburg
hotels which is located on the picturesque bank of the Neva River,
10 minutes from the city center. The hotel offers a breathtaking view
of the Smolny Cathedral and Bolsheokhtinsky Bridge, which is considered
one of the most beautiful in Europe. You can watch a unique spectacle - bridge rising in summer.
The hotel offers a 24/7 lobby bar, 4 banquet halls for celebrations, its own SamoBar pizzeria, 4 conference halls. Guests are offered secure parking. There is free Wi-Fi in the hotel suites.
The hotel is located in the historic area of the city. Before St. Petersburg was founded, this land had been home to an ancient Novgorod community, then for the Swedish city of Nien and the Nienschanz fortress. Last one was taken by storm during the Great Northern War in 1703.
By the hotel's walls there is a wide promenade embankment where you can take a stroll and enjoy the sights of St. Petersburg, and a pier for water transport. A lot of public transport routes run in close proximity to the hotel. A free shuttle bus takes guests to / from St. Petersburg city center at scheduled times.
From the hotel it is easy to get to the St. Petersburg City Administration, the Government of Leningrad Oblast and St. Petersburg, Tauride Palace (the Secretariat of the Council of the Interparliamentary Assembly of Member Nations of the Commonwealth of Independent States), the city center with offices of major Russian companies, as well as to the many tourist attractions of St. Petersburg.
At check-in you will be presented with a city map so that you can navigate the city with no problem.