Shelfort Hotel - Saint Petersburg

Vasilievsky Island, 3-Rd Liniya 26, St Petersburg,, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 199004  show map
 3 stars
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Shelfort Hotel - Saint Petersburg

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Editorial review:

A quiet and practical location close to the metro, this exquisite mini hotel is situated in the first two floors of a beautiful building. The regular rooms are perfectly nice, with classical furnishings, high ceilings and plenty of space and there are two stunning suites which feature tiled furnaces, which are practically oozing antique authenticity.

Overview

The comfortable Shelfort Hotel offers individual rooms in proximity to Admiralty Building, Admiralty and Saint Petersburg State Polytechnical University. Featuring Egyptian architecture, the hotel occupies a 4-story building opened in 2001.

Shelfort Hotel lies in the heart of Saint Petersburg. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Saint Petersburg center.

This hotel is placed in Admiralteyskiy district, known for a cathedral, a gallery and a palace.

Pulkovo airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Shelfort Hotel.

Rooms

Shelfort Hotel offers 15 guestrooms appointed with heating, a closet, a coffee table, Wi-Fi and television with satellite channels with all the sights of Saint Petersburg within easy access. Offering a simple interior, the rooms are fitted with stylish furnishings and an electric kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Shelfort provides visitors with a free full english breakfast. 

Services

Guests can rent bicycles and cars on site.

Relax

Cribs, babysitting and meals are provided for guests with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   15.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • No elevators
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 7 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Vasilievsky Island, 3-Rd Liniya 26, St Petersburg,, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 199004

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City Center
  • Saint Petersburg
    1.8 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Vitebsky Rail Terminal
    3.7 km
  • Vitebsky Train Station
    3.7 km
Underground stations
  • Vasileostrovskaya Metro Station
    400 m
  • Sportivnaya-2 Metro Station
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    15

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Russia

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Rooms and availability

Shelfort photos Room Hotel information
Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE STANDARD

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
Shelfort photos Room Hotel information
Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Fireplace
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable SUITE STANDARD

Shelfort Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Saint Petersburg Zoo1.6 km

Places of interest

  • Saint Andrew's Cathedral400 m
  • St. Vladimir's Cathedral1.1 km
  • Strelka1.2 km
  • Monument to Nicholas I1.8 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Menshikov Palace700 m
  • Bronze Horseman Statue1.2 km
  • Admiralty Building1.3 km
  • Nikolayevsky Palace1.3 km
  • The Admiralty1.3 km
  • Saint Isaac's Cathedral1.5 km
  • Palace Square1.7 km
  • Yusupov Palace on Moyka Street1.7 km
  • Peter and Paul Cathedral1.9 km

Stadiums

  • Yubileyny Sports Complex800 m
  • Petrovsky Stadium900 m

Museums

  • Hermitage Museum1.6 km
  • Hermitage Museum1.7 km

Parks

  • Botanical Garden700 m

Universities, Institutes

  • State University600 m

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Leningrad Zoo1.7 km

Underground stations

  • Vasileostrovskaya Metro Station300 m
  • Sportivnaya-2 Metro Station500 m
  • Sportivnaya Metro Station1.0 km
  • Sportivnaya Staiton1.0 km
  • Admiralteyskaya Metro Station1.8 km

Public parking

  • Saint Petersburg State University800 m

Local attractions

  • Popov Communications Museum1.5 km
    Pochtamtsky per 4, St. Petersburg
  • Museum of the History of Political Police1.6 km
    Admiraltejskij pr., d.6, St. Petersburg
  • Peter and Paul Cathedral1.8 km
    Kronverkskaya naberezhnaya, Peter and Paul Fortress, Zayachii Ostrov 6, St. Petersburg
  • Museum of the History of Religion1.6 km
    Pochtamtskaya ul 14, St. Petersburg
  • Vladimir Nabokov Museum1.7 km
    Ulitsa Bol'shaya Morskaya, 47, St. Petersburg

Near the hotel

  • Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum760 m
    Universitetskaya Naberezhnaya 17, St. Petersburg
  • Icebreaker Krasin1.1 km
    Naberezhnaya Leytenanta Shmidta 22, St. Petersburg
  • Naval Museum in Old Stock Exchange and Rostral Columns1.2 km
    Birzhevaya Ploshchad 4, St. Petersburg
  • Russian Vodka Museum1.3 km
    Konnogvardeysky Boulevard, 4, St. Petersburg
  • Menshikov Palace840 m
    Universitetskaia Naberezhnaya , 15, St. Petersburg
  • Kunstkammer Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography 1.1 km
    Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 3, St. Petersburg
  • Zoological Museum of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences1.2 km
    Universitetskaya Nabereshnaya 1, St. Petersburg
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    15

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Russia

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Shelfort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Shelfort

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 70 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
8.0
Rooms
6.0
Service
8.0
Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    It's a nice place to stay after a busy day, quiet,clean, hospitable

    maybe make breakfast warmer

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    the organisation, comfort, very pleasant personal, good food

  • Family with children
    9.6

    We have been offerred a comfotable and cosy room. We were pleased to be served by well experienced staff. There were delicios and various menu breakfasts. Also, we were in silent and relaxed atmosphere for all stay at the hotel. Thanks for your attendance, we are for sure about to be your guests while next visit to St. Petersburg. The Blatovs.

    There was no hot running water while morning taking a shower. That's was very huge inconvenience and unpleasant surprise.

  • Single
    8.8

    After my short visit to St.Petersburg, I can say that I am completely satisfied with the service of Shelfort Hotel. Especially their hospitality and kindness was very admirable.

  • Single
    10.0

    The staff were very very friendly and helpful, making great efforts even if the English of some was poor. I was even allowed use the staff computer to send a semi urgent email. This sort of individual care and flexible home like atmosphere is a plus. The room was warm, quiet, clean, well serviced and the location was not too distant a walk to the bridge and from there the city proper. The hotel arranged airport transfers, the drivers of which were very good and had quality cars

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Safe place, spacious rooms. Not far from the metro station.

    Breakfast could be better concerning variety.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Location is central in a beautiful quiet street, will take you 25 min walking to Hermitage and Nevsky prospect though. Big light rooms.

    No air-conditioning, rood lazy stuff, twice we had to wait outside as nobody would open the front door for us, especially annoying at 2:30 at night sitting on the stairs for 20 minutes:(( beds were uncomfortable, mattresses very thin, breakfast poor.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The front desk and kitchen staff were fabulous °° particularly victoria and maria. There was no question or request too complicated for them to handle. I would highly recommend this hotel. Breakfast was yummy. Mazybe just add some fresh fruit. The shower was not fantastic since the water did not drain properly. Besides that, everything was fantastic. Would recommend highly to others. Thanks to maria and victoria for everything.

    The shower drain did not work. Fruits for breakfast.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Very cosy and comfortable private hotel. Located in the historical center of the city in the very well extant house of 1890. Staff shows famous Russian hospitality and professional competence. Metro station, as well as sushi, pizza, coffeshops and traditional cuisine restaurants in 5 min walk. This hotel will leave very warm impressions for a long time, despite sometimes very dank St.Petersburg weather.

    If Shelfort has any miserable shortcomings, they are totally covered by the friendly and hospitable staff and the owner Mme. Irina Bykova.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Location, staff and Internet were excellent

    Breakfast was basic

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    It was a small, welcoming, quiet hotel with clean rooms and comfortable beds. A short walk to the Metro for getting to the city centre. Reception were very helpful and friendly.

    We had nothing to complain about!

  • Single
    10.0

    I really enjoyed my stay at Shelfort Hotel! I visited many hotels in St.Petersburg, but this hotel made a lasting impression on me. It has excellent quality of the service from the first booking to the check out! Home atmosphere, very quiet and cosy. Beautiful unique design. Large, clean and very comfortable rooms, friendly and competent staff, they are ready to help you in different questions. Perfect breakfast with tasty hot pancakes, porrige, croissants etc. It is only 3 minutes walk from metro station. There is absolutely nothing to complain about! My heartfelt gratitude to all staff!!!!

  • Couple
    8.8

    The staff was very helpful. They added an extra bed upon our request for only 750 RUB, when our friends decided to stay in our room. Very clean and really quiet hotel. There was no problem to check in as early as 9:00AM.

    The breakfast lacked some variety.

  • Single
    7.4

    The assistance and lovely behaviour of the personel.

    Unfortunately there was no English channel on TV. You have to listen and watch Russian channels.

  • Single
    8.8

    The spirit of old St-Petersburg's apartement.

How to reach hotel

hotel Shelfort Hotel - Saint Petersburg Saint Petersburg location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Vasilievsky Island, 3-Rd Liniya 26, St Petersburg,, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 199004

Get directions
City Center
  • Saint Petersburg
    1.8 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Vitebsky Rail Terminal
    3.7 km
  • Vitebsky Train Station
    3.7 km
Underground stations
  • Vasileostrovskaya Metro Station
    400 m
  • Sportivnaya-2 Metro Station
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    15

Hotel Awards

RussianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSaint PetersburgShelfort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Russia

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