Sharing the top floor of a renovated historic building with a budget hotel, this is one of the best branches of the Friends chain. There are no dorms here and all the rooms have attached bathrooms, but the same cosy, quirky decorative charm is in place – complete with cuddly toys and flowery print curtains and linens.
Featuring free WiFi, Friends by Gostiny Dvor offers accommodation in Saint Petersburg. Every room is fitted with a flat-screen TV. You will find a 24-hour front desk and a lounge at the property. Bike hire is available at this hotel and the area is popular for hiking. Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is 1.1 km from Friends by Gostiny Dvor, while Palace Square is 1.3 km from the property. The nearest airport is Pulkovo Airport, 15 km from the Friends.
Guests are kindly asked to present either a Russian passport upon check-in. A foreign passport of a Russian citizen is only valid for citizens who permanently reside abroad. A birth certificate should be presented for children under 14 years. Guests under 18 years are requested to have a notarised power of attorney from one of the parents allowing them the stay at the property. Please note that a registration fee for foreign guests is 250 RUB per person. Please note that the property is located on the second floor and that there is no lift in the building. The entrance to the property is from Ulitsa Lomonosova, with a pink car in front of it.