Friends on Nevsky
St Petersurg, Nevsky prospect, 106, 5th floor, appt.7
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This small and cosy hotel on St Petersburg’s famous main avenue provides an opportunity for you to stay right in the middle of Petersburg’s historic centre for a relatively low price. Housed in a fully restored 1837 mansion, Friends on Nevsky is just a three-minute walk from Pl Vosstaniya (Uprising Square) and the Moscow Station.
Since beginning life as a hotel in 2009, Friends on Nevsky has become a home from home for lots of travellers, both Russian and international. When you arrive, you’ll be welcomed by our staff and installed in one of our 13 comfortable rooms, which sleep anywhere between one and six people. Each private room boasts a single and double bed, an open or a common wardrobe, a TV and a chest of drawers. In the dorm rooms, there are bunk beds and couches for relaxing on.
There are four showers and four toilets, as well as a row of sinks, all for shared use on the corridor. There’s also a fully-equipped kitchen available for guest use, while if you want to sit around and get to know other guests, hang out in the little sitting room. There’s a computer terminal with an internet hook up available to guests, as well as free wireless, of course. You can also make free national and international phone calls.
All the main sights of St Petersburg are within walking distance, and even those further away can be reached quickly and easily by public transport. Book early for a room with a view over Russia’s most famous street!