St. Petersburg is a popular tourist destination, and accommodation yet in winter is in very high demand. For this reason we strongly recommend that you book your accommodation as soon as you decide to attend the Conference or Workshop.
We recommend the following hotels close to the location of the EIMI:
The ANDERSEN business-class hotel: http://www.andersenhotel.ru/eng/.
Address: Chapygina str, 4.
Phone: +7 (812) 740-51-40.
Prices are between 80 and 115 € per night.
The NORD mini-hotel: http://www.hotelnord.spb.ru/eng/.
Address: Kamennoostrovskii avenue, 73-75.
Phone: +7 (812) 234 2970.
Prices are between 45 and 75 € per night, breakfast included.
The ZLATOUST mini-hotel: http://www.zlat-hotel.ru/eng/.
Address: Kamennoostrovskii avenue, 19.
Phone: +7 (812) 233 3286.
Prices are between 50 and 75 € per night.
There are also many hostels (with shared dorm) as for exemple:
The NAUKA hostel:
Address: ul Millionnaya 27. (near the Hermitage).
Phone: +7 (812) 293 8455.
There are many other hotels and hostels in the vicinity; these are simply the ones
that the EIMI usually works with. Feel free to explore other options. If you wish to do so, see, for example, a St. Petersburg Hotels Guide:
IMPORTANT: Note that not all hotels are licenced to issue a hotel voucher and a booking confirmation of tourist acceptance also known as visa support documents needed to apply for a Russian tourist visa. In particular, this is the case of aforesaid mini-hotels NORD and ZLATOUST. If however you want to stay there, we can help you to get these visa support documents issued by another hotel at a price of about 6 € (following a current practice).
IMPORTANT: Note that according to the Russian Federal law ?109-? "About the migratory recording of foreign citizens and persons without citizenship in the Russian Federation", from July, 18th, 2006, foreign citizens and persons without citizenship are obliged to rise on the migratory recording. The necessary documents for your statement on the migratory recording in the Russian Federation are usually provided by a hotel services at a price of about 25 €.