Featured Accommodation: Belmond Grand Hotel Europe Posted February 8, 2021
One of the things that distinguishes our small group tours is the quality and variety of our accommodations. So we have decided to spotlight some of the interesting and beautiful places we stay on tour. Click here to see all of our featured accommodations.
Today we’re highlighting the opulent Belmond Grand Hotel Europe, located in the center of St. Petersburg and where guests stay for three nights during their St. Petersburg & the Baltic Capitals tour.
Ideally located along Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg’s main boulevard, the Belmond Grand Hotel Europe has been welcoming guests for more than 140 years. The hotel boasts three restaurants (including Russia’s oldest continually serving restaurant) and three bars, shopping arcade (including a shop selling house-made pastries and chocolates), fitness center with sauna and plunge pool, and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access.
The Belmond’s grand entrance awaits
The sophisticated bar at the Belmond Grand
The Belmond Grand has played host to esteemed guests throughout its history, from Rasputin and Dostoyevsky at the turn of the 20th century to Neil Armstrong and Cindy Crawford in recent years. Its historic atmosphere and old-world charm make it the perfect place to enjoy the final few days of our St. Petersburg & the Baltics tour.
The view from the hotel’s rooftop restaurant
And for those looking for an authentic (and sumptuous) optional experience, the Belmond offers a caviar and vodka tasting.
Vokda, paired with…
Each of the 265 air-conditioned guest rooms is lavishly decorated and includes private bath with hairdryer, minibar, TV, and phone.
So if you’re looking for one of the more memorable stays available on an Odysseys small group tour, look no further than the Belmond Grand Hotel Europe on our St. Petersburg & the Baltic Capitals tour.