Best Places for Backpackers in St Petersburg, Russia.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in St Petersburg, Russia.

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Top 50 hostels in St Petersburg, Russia.

These are the 50 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in St Petersburg, Russia.

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My Hostel

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My Hostel

My Hotel is located in St Petersburg, in 5 minutes away by foot from the Chernaya Rechka Metro Station. My Hotel offers a 24-hour front desk, free Wi-Fi, breakfast option and free parking. Several restaurants, bars, shops and bank are within a 2 minute walk. New cozy hotel, decorated in a design st...
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Hostel Like on Theatre sqr.

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Hostel Like on Theatre sqr.

A cozy small hostel in the heart of the city! A total for 16 persons (just 4 rooms), a spacious kitchen, a dedicated seating area, separate bathrooms (2 showers + 2 toilets) - and our good-natured administrators, who watching for all those around the clock, maintaining cleanliness and answering your...
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Babushka House

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Babushka House

Historical centre of Petersburg! Unforgettable thursdays with guitar! International Babushkas friday dinners! Pancakes weekends! The most exciting excursions (even photo sessions and dinners on roofs of Petersburg) And many other ways to entertain yourself! Babushka House is the perfect co...
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Online Hostel

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Online Hostel

Located in the the gem of Vasilievsky island, Our hostel offers a chilled atmosphere in a centeral location! one minute walk from Vasilievsky islands metro station, and steps from the romantic palace bridge- that connects the island and the city's main attractions; the Hermitage, Saint isaac's cat...
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Hotel Dvory

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Hotel Dvory

Our art-hotel is made in the style of St. Petersburg courtyards-wells. Once in 'our yards' you can experience the comfort and beauty of this St. Petersburg from the inside. Hotel Dvory is set nearby the Ploshchad Vosstaniya Metro Station & it is just a minute away from lively Nevsky Prospekt. Th...
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Fall In Love Hostel

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Fall In Love Hostel

Fall In Love Hostel is a small hotel for young couples, families, small groups of friends, or for anyone who is about to visit one of the most delightful cities on the planet. For those who want a closer view of the city, to breathe its air, to walk on its streets, to marvel at the beauty of it,...
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Chemistry Hostel

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Chemistry Hostel

Chemistry Hostel is a modern chemical-style hostel in the very center of St. Petersburg. Located just a few minutes’ walk from the main street of the city Nevsky Prospekt, but at the same time quite far from the noise of the crowd. The hostel occupies a non-residential premises on the first floor of...
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Meininger Saint Petersburg Nikolsky

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Meininger Saint Petersburg Nikolsky

The MEININGER Hotel St. Petersburg Nikolsky is a great place to bed down for the night and use as a base in order to explore one of Russia´s most fascinating cities. The interior design of the hotel is a mixture of various cultural markers of Saint Petersburg and the history of the actual building i...
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Soul Kitchen

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Soul Kitchen

Soul Kitchen belongs to the new generation of hostels, it features ensuite private rooms, custom bunk beds with curtains for privacy and cool design. It’s perfect for solo travelers, couples and families. Credit cards accepted! Soul Kitchen hostel received many awards based on guest’s reviews...
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Taiga Hostel

98 /100

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Taiga Hostel

Situated in the historic city centre of St Petersburg, TAIGA Hostel is a cozy design hostel which is included in the TOP-10 hostels of Saint Petersburg and TOP-100+ design hostels worldwide according to Hostelgeeks.com. All the rooms have unique design which is a mix of neo loft and shabby chic styl...
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Admiralty Hostel

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Admiralty Hostel

'Admiralty Hostel ' is a budget hostel situated in the heart of St Petersburg. Its cozy rooms, friendly team and convenient location will make your holidays in the cultural capital of Russia completely unforgettable! 'Admiralty Hostel' contains 6 rooms: Twins (with two separate beds), Double roo...
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Whose suitcase? - Chei Chemodan?

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Whose suitcase? - Chei Chemodan?

Hostel «Chei Chemodan? - Whose suitcase? is the translation) is located in the heart of St. Petersburg, just a minute's walk from the Moscovskii vokzal railway station. From our windows overlook Ploshad Vosstania and whole Nevsky Prospect street ending with the spire of the Admiralty. The host...
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Vitamin Hostel

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Vitamin Hostel

Vitamin hostel was opened in 2013. It is located in the heart of the city in 181 years old historical building, steps from “Sennaya” square and three metro stations, within a short walking distance from main St. Petersburg attractions. In addition, one can find a range of museum, cathedrals, shops,...
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Chickadee Hostel

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Chickadee Hostel

Cozy hostel in historical building right in the center of St. Petersburg is specially made by us for those who like adventure, new city, love, and who made it to our distant and mysterious country. The fully equipped kitchen will allow you to prepare your own favourite dishes away from their native...
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GooDHoliday

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GooDHoliday

The address provided on hostelworld is the legal address, but the actual address of the hostel is on Moskovskiy Pr. 14-1. The door to the hostel is located to the left of the restaurant EXPRESS СТОЛОВАЯ. There is a small sign by the door that says “Good Holiday Hostel.” To call the reception, press...
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Kino Hostel on Vyborgskaya

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Kino Hostel on Vyborgskaya

Free WiFi access is available at Kino Hostel on Vyborgskaya. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge and a games room. Moskovsky Train Station and Nevsky Prospekt are within a 10-minute drive of Kino Hostel on Vyborgskaya. Pulkovo International Airport is 25 km away. Vybo...
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Baby Lemonade Hostel

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Baby Lemonade Hostel

Since 2011 when Baby Lemonade opened its doors, we became one of the most well-known and reliable hostels in St. Petersburg. We love our city and we want our guests to feel the same - this is a unique place indeed, and our main goal is to make sure you will take with yourself only positive impressio...
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Polosaty Hostel

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Polosaty Hostel

Quiet and cozy family-run hostel in the center of St. Petersburg is specially made by us for those who like adventure, new city, love, and who made it to our distant and mysterious country. The fully equipped kitchen will allow you to prepare your own favourite dishes away from their native shores a...
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Christopher Hostel

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Christopher Hostel

The hotel is located in the center of Saint-Petersburg on the one of the oldest streets in the authentic 19th century building. It's very close to Nevsky prospect and only 10 -minute walk from Hermitage and Palace (Dvortsovaya) square, 5-minute walk from St.Isaac's Cathedral. Hostel Rus Admiralte...
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Forever Young Hostel

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Forever Young Hostel

At mixed rooms for 6 persons there are 3 comfortable bunk beds with individual place, lamp and socket. Private rooms is also equipped with sockets and lamps near beds. There are rooms with two double beds or with two single beds and one double bed. The hostel Forever Young is located in the city...
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Piter Hostel

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Piter Hostel

Hostel Piter a great choice for travellers interested in museums, culture and architecture. Visiting the hostel, you will be pleasantly surprised by the prices. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Saint Petersburg Hostel Piter is located in Saint Petersburg around 2 km fro...
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Novorizhskiy Hotel

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Novorizhskiy Hotel

Novorizhskiy Hotel offers comfortable accommodations. The hotel is located inside the house which used to belong to of A. Ya. Andreeva. The interior of the hotel is made in the Scandinavian style. It is located close to Narvskaya and Baltiyskaya metro stations. Novorizhskiy Hote is close to Russi...
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Simple Hostel

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Simple Hostel

Simple Hostels are proud to introduce their first hostel, located in the heart of St. Petersburg! Our well known and friendly hostel is looking forward to meeting new people from all over the world :) We focus on personal service and want to make your trip a memorable experience! We equipp...
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Kino Hostel on Pushkinskaya

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Kino Hostel on Pushkinskaya

Funny design, friendly staff, central location - you are truly welcome here! KINO-Hostel is a magical place where You can try your own time travel experience. Each of our hostels is like a cinema, that shows you part of the last century. Great atmosphere of old movies or 8-bit games, low prices and...
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Peter Hostel

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Peter Hostel

The hostel occupies the top floor of the three-storey house built in 1878, which used to be the Cadet Corps of Alexander II. Hostel's windows look to a quiet courtyard garden. Lunch and dinner can be prepared by yourself in the fully equipped kitchen with all necessary utensils. Tea, coffee, sugar,...
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Netizen Saint Petersburg Centre

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Netizen Saint Petersburg Centre

It is the second hostel of Netizen Hostel brand. The first one is in Moscow. Netizen St.Petersburg Centre is a large modern three-storey hostel with designer interiors, large public areas, cozy rooms and spacious dormitories. Solo travelers, groups of students and tourists, families with children an...
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Simple Hostel Italy

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Simple Hostel Italy

Our cosy hostel is located in the heart of the city. It is calm, friendly and comfortable place for you to have a rest and meet new friends. Our cheerful staff would be glad to help you to organize your trip and to get an unforgettable experience from our wonderful city. Simple Hostel Italy is lo...
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ART Hostel Kultura

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ART Hostel Kultura

KULTURA (The Culture) Art hostel is situated in the centre of St-P and is a part of a big new Art-space with many interesting places around - photogallery, wine bar, music reastaurant together with sound studio, russian designers cloth shops and many others. Each room has its own name, on behalf...
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Rest Hostel

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Rest Hostel

In Hostel Rest you will find low prices, nice atmosphere and hospitable staff who will always be ready to help and provide all the information needed about your stay in Saint-Petersburg. Our hostel has a few big rooms so we would love to see your big company in Hostel Rest. We also have a 24 hour wo...
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No Rain No Pain

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No Rain No Pain

What is St. Petersburg? It is a unique city in it's architecture and atmosphere, in which history is intertwined with culture, where granite embankments and quiet streets inspire for many hours of walking, where literally at every step you will find an amazing place where you can sit quietly with cu...
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White Nights Hostel

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White Nights Hostel

This hostel is located in the heart of Saint Petersburg, on the Admiralteysky Embankment. Free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour front desk are featured at White Nights Hostel. White nights Hostel offers rooms in Saint Petersburg 80 m from Admiralty Building. Located around 400 m from Saint Isaac's Cathedral,...
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Missis Hudson Hostel

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Missis Hudson Hostel

OPENED in June 2009 Missis Hudson Hostel is glad to welcome you! LOCATED in the very heart of the historical city centre hostel is the ideal choice for those who prefer budget accommodation. Our guests (musicians, painters, artists and other nice people:) rate highly cozy atmosphere, cleanness an...
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Fontanka River View Hostel Saint

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Fontanka River View Hostel Saint

Fontanka is a permanent witness of the history of St. Petersburg. If it were possible, it would tell a variety of incredible stories about events, which happened on its shores, about famous people who walked around its embankment, about feelings that were seething in the palaces of its streets. D...
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Mom I

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Mom I'm home

Hostel Mom, I'm home is in the heart of St. Petersburg's on famous Nevsky Prospect. For your comfort in our hostel are individual 1 -, 2 - and 3-bed rooms. Else you can book a bed in 4-bed Male or Female room. In our hostel homely friendly atmosphere. For example, we have a real kitchen, wher...
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The Cuba Hostel

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The Cuba Hostel

A lifetime experience. There's a revolutionary inside of all of us! Quiz: What does Rachmaninov have to do with Che Guevara? Answer: Cuba Hostel Cuba Hostel is located in the very same building where the famous composer, Rachmaninov, once lived and worked. Years later, it was made a Social...
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Suricata Hostel

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Suricata Hostel

Suricata Hostel is located in the historical center of St. Petersburg. It has a huge open space inside, with lot's of board games and other attractions. Our comfortable beds will protect your sleep and make your stay comfortable and relaxed. We are only 200 meters to the Palace Square, the Hermi...
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Central City Hostel

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Central City Hostel

Central City Hostel is a cozy hostel in the heart of St. Petersburg. The hostel is located in the historical part of the city, going outside you can enjoy the beautiful architecture of the 18th and 19th century. And our windows offer a panorama of the famous St. Petersburg roofs. We are within walki...
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Dolce Vita

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Dolce Vita

Dolce Vita Hostel is a modern, comfortable hostel in the heart of St. Petersburg. In the memory of the wonderful time spent in our city, in Dolce Vita You can buy magnets, an various gifts for a loved one , family and friends. In our hostel we offer an opportunity to : Carry out any culinary fantas...
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Hostel Linia

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Hostel Linia

Hostel Linia is nestled in the heart of St. Petersburg, on Vasilievsky island. Within walking distance of the Metro station Vasileostrovskaya. The total area of the Hostel Linia 280 sqm. located on the ground floor of a residential building. Has its own entrance. Hostel Linia is nestled in the he...
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Pop-Art Hostel

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Pop-Art Hostel

Pop-Art Hostel was opened in April 2014 in the historical building of modern style. It offers comfortable accommodation at a reasonable price. Why you should stay here? We are glad to offer comfortable accommodation to a wide variety of people with no age limits from all over the world. 'Pop-art' ho...
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FJC Loft

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FJC Loft

We are the 1st in Saint Petersburg loft-hostel on a garret. Here you can admire the view of stars, Petersburg sky and see the dawn right from the sofa. Awesome, isn’t it? Oh, forget to add, we are located in the very center of the city – Mayakovskogo street. FJC Loft offers you with great pleasure:...
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Hostel City 812

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Hostel City 812

We offer rooms with different layouts. You can always put yourself and yours things in order, because caring administrators will be happy to provide you with the hair dryer, iron, ironing board, washing machine and dryer. You do not get bored with free wi-fi, a large plasma TV in the kitchen and in...
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Velohostel Marata

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Velohostel Marata

Velohostel Marata featuring free Wi-Fi throughout the property, it offers rooms in Saint Petersburg, 1.7 km from State Russian Museum. Velohostel Marata is situated in the center of Saint Petersburg, in a 5-minute walk from the metro Vladimirskaya/Dostoevskaya. Not far from us: Nevsky Prospect, t...
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Kryshi Mira

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Kryshi Mira

At the hostel Kryshi Mira there is a large shared kitchen with a stove, refrigerator, microwave, kettle and kitchenware, as well as a spacious and bright dining area. A sufficient number of shared showers and toilets helps to avoid the queue in the morning. Also there is a washing machine, a drying...
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Hostel Funny Giraffe

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Hostel Funny Giraffe

Новый 2-этажный хостел в самом центре Санкт-Петербурга всего в 2 минутах ходьбы от станций метро Сенная/Садовая/Спасская! Вас ждут 6 комфортных номеров с размещением от двух до шести человек. Hostel Funny Giraffe is situated in the center of St.Petersburg, just 2 minutes walk from metro stations...
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Kino Hostel on Moskovskiy

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Kino Hostel on Moskovskiy

Kino Hostel on Moskovskiy offers comfortabel and affordable accommodation in St Petersburg. The city center is approximately 30 minutes away by metro. A variety of restaurants and cafes can also be found within 200 m of Kino Hostel. Pobeda cimena is 300 m away. Pulkovo Interantional Airport is 7...
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Life Space Hostel Cupe

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Life Space Hostel Cupe

Life Space Hostel Cupe is situated at the historic center of the city — the main sights seen within walking distance. There are 3 cafe with breakfast and business lunch with good meal and reasonable price. All of them 3-4 minutes by walk. We have mini-market at ground floor of the building. Ther...
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Red House Hostel

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Red House Hostel

Welcome to the cozy hostel. Red House Hostel successfully operating for three years. Red House has received various awards and certificates from travel and booking companies. Red House Hostel is located in the heart of Saint Petersburg. 5 minutes walk from Nevsky prospect. All places of interest...
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NW Hostel

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NW Hostel

In 2015 in the heart of St. Petersburg we've created a new place for visitors from around the world. Created it for those who wanted to see the bridges over the Neva river and the Hermitage exhibition. For those who wanted to study in the best universities of the city. Created for those who wanted t...
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inBox Capsule Hotel

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inBox Capsule Hotel

We offers two types of accommodation, both are tiny but very private – capsules in dorms and two-level private rooms. Capsules provide you with comfort and privacy being equipped with ventilation and air conditioning, roller shade, power sockets, reading LED light, hanging tools and orthopedic mat...
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