First opened in 1912, the historical Rocco Forte Hotel Astoria was purchased by The Rocco Forte Collection in December 1997. The 223-bedroom Hotel Astoria, located on St Isaac’s Square overlooking the city’s famous cathedral in the center of St. Petersburg, is close to all the main attractions, including the Hermitage Museum and the Mariinsky Theatre. Hotel Astoria has been designed to reflect the elegance and history of St. Petersburg, with the bedrooms featuring a stylish mix of Russian antiques and contemporary design.Ideal for meeting and events, the hotel can accommodate up to 450 guests and features a stunning ballroom and Winter Garden, as well as the ability to organize unique group activities such as MIG fighter flights, troika racing and Faberge jewelry workshops. Hotel Astoria also features the Davidov restaurant, a caviar bar, a gym and a spa.
The Hotel Is Located In The City Center In The Very Heart Of St. Petersburg Opposite To St. Isaacs Cathedral. Walking Distance To The World Famous Sites- The Hermitage Museum/russian Fine Arts Museum/palace Square And Mariinsky Theatre -kirov Ballet-. Walking Distance To Main Shopping Areas And The Main City Boulevard – Nevsky Prospect. Two Metro Stations -nevsky Prospect And Sennaya- Is In 15 Minutes Walking Distance To The Hotel. Bus And Subway Nearby The Hotel Within Walking Distance. Shopping/theatre And Entertainment District.see Entertianment /shopping. Reference Cities Saint Petersburg Moscow 700 Km S Novgorod 250 Km S Peterhof 30 Km Sw Pushkin 20 Km S Pavlovsk 25 Km S Local Attractions Hermitage Museum 1.2 Km Ne Walking Distance St. Isaacs Cathedral 0.1 Km W Opposite End Catherine Palace In Pushkin 20 Km S 5 Min. By Car Peterhof 30 Km Sw Pavlovsk 25 Km S Monument Of Peter The Great 0.4 Km Nw Walking Distance Russian Museum 1.3 Km Ne Peter And Paul Fortress 3 Km N Church Of Spilled Blood 2 Km Se Dresdner Bank 0.1 Km W Opposite Manez Exhibition Centre 0.1 Km W Walking Distance City Legislative Council 0.1 Km E Opposite Smolny Cathedral 5 Km Ne Aurora Revolution Ship 5 Km Ne Arts Square 1.3 Km Ne Kazansky Cathedral 0.8 Km E Summer Garden 2 Km Ne