Located in the heart of St Petersburg, the Rocco Forte Hotel Astoria combines Russian character with the elegant sophistication of an international luxury hotel. Contemporary design, original antiques and personalized service give the Astoria a charming and welcoming feel and create an intimate atmosphere. During the last years many celebrities and famous people visited the Astoria: Sultan of Brunei, Prince Charles, George Bush, Jacques Chirac, Tony Blair, Jack Nicholson, Alain Delon, Sophia Loren, Tina Terner, Elton John, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Gwyneth Paltrow and others.
The Hotel Astoria boasts 169 guestrooms, including 86 luxurious suites. All rooms are comfortable furnished in the simple, but elegant style that has now become synonymous with the RF brand. All rooms are air-conditioned, have marble bathrooms and are fitted with the latest facilities including wireless internet connection, direct dial telephone, voice mail, private safe, interactive Infotainment system. Many have stunning views over St Isaac’s Square, the Monument of Nicholas I and the Mariinsky Palace.
Dining facilities include Restaurant Astoria Cafe which offers an array of exciting European and Russian cuisine accompanied by a wide range of fine wines. There is also a very good vodka and caviar menu in Astoria Cafe. Lichfield Bar offers 24 hours a wide range of cocktails, spirits, local and international beers as well as light dining throughout the day and evening. The Rotonda Lounge, with fascinating views of the Mariinsky Palace, offers breakfast and afternoon tea.
Additional facilities and services include the SPA and Beauty Center Carita, a fitness centre, Finnish Sauna, Turkish steam room, 24-hour room service, Concierge, same day laundry & dry cleaning and resident doctor, Wi-Fi in public areas. Guests staying at the Astoria are also welcome to use the facilities at the adjacent Angleterre Hotel, including: Conference Hall for 205 theatre-style, 3 meeting rooms; Angleterre Cinema Lounge; health club and swimming pool.
Departure Lounge/Virtuoso Amenities for your stay (for 2017-2018):
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
- $100 USD Equivalent Food & Beverage credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
- Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
- Complimentary Wi-Fi