The ancient city in the Kirov district of the Leningrad region excites the imagination of tourists with one of its names. Shlisselburg. Here stands the largest military fortress Oreshek, which went down in history as a reliable stronghold and protection of the north-western regions of the Russian Empire. Since 1323, the Novgorod citadel was a strong “nut” for the conquerors. True, then it was under the rule of the Swedes for some time, but since the time of Peter the Great it was captured only once – by the Germans during the Great Patriotic War.
This city looks like a huge monument of antiquity, spirituality and heroism. It is associated with the main events in the development of the history of the state. Tours with excursions to the Museum-Reserve “Breakthrough of the Siege of Leningrad”, a branch of the Museum of history of St. Petersburg “Fortress Oreshek”, staroladozhsky canal are organized here. Of particular aesthetic interest are the ensemble of the central Red Square, the Annunciation Cathedral, St. Nicholas Church, built several centuries ago. From St. Petersburg, buses depart from the metro stations “Dybenko” and “Rybatskoye”. By water you can get by boat to the fortress of Oreshek and the village of them. Morozova.
Guests of the city are ready to meet and accommodate the best hotels in the city and its environs. The TOP includes 9 of the most comfortable, according to guests, places of temporary residence and recreation.
Guest House Shlisselburg
Three-star boutique hotel is located in a house built in 1858. The owners reproduced the atmosphere of the second half of the century before last, decorating the rooms in the format of furnished rooms with a unique design concept and names. The design involves things from the museum collection of merchants Potashov and antiques. A traditional breakfast is served in the morning. There is no restaurant. Pets are allowed and an additional fee is charged. Guest House Shlisselburg is a classic example of stone architecture. Today it is not just a hotel. This is a historical and ethnographic museum, a venue for business meetings and conferences, a scientific and educational center. The hotel takes an active part in the movement of “Educational Tourism”. Excursions around Shlisselburg and its surroundings are organized here, a good library is collected in the building. Annunciation Cathedral is a 5-minute walk away.
“Lovely historic hotel with great views of the old town. It is ideal for tourists-sightseers. A decent breakfast is served in the morning. Parking is conveniently located – right in front of the entrance. We had a bathroom with a window. This wonderful design solution personally raised my already good mood” Inga, Russia
A 15-minute walk from the embankment is another historical design project – the hotel“Petrovskaya”. It has only 11 rooms. All are decorated in individual styles. Among them are Standards (double, triple, superior categories “Comfort”), Deluxe and economy class rooms with common amenities. There is no restaurant. A continental breakfast is served in the morning. Guests can use the city’s restaurants or prepare their own meals in the shared kitchen. It has a large refrigerator, electric stove, kettle, dining table, all utensils. Free outdoor parking is available on site. Across the street recently opened a covered parking, parking is paid.
“The hotel is very conveniently located, just 10 minutes walk from the ferry going to oreshek Fortress. To the bus station to walk 5-7 minutes, nearby there is a store “Magnit” with a full range of food and everyday goods. The staff is polite, helpful. Reasonable prices» Konstantin, Belarus
Two-storeyECO-cottage is located in the private sector of Shlisselburg. The interior decoration is completely made of wood, the kitchen is equipped with an electric stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, household appliances. On the ground floor there is a living room, dining room, on the second floor there are spacious bedrooms with wred beds and sofas as extra beds. The windows have blinds and linen curtains. The main advantage is the presence of its own sauna and outdoor hot tub with heated water. A grill house is built nearby, which is used as a recreation area after pair procedures. Guests appreciate the value for money, the tradition of hospitality and Internet speed.
“Gorgeous spacious grounds, big parking, helpful hosts. I liked everything – from the bath with kebabs to the cats walking around the yard impressively. It offers stylish, cozy and inexpensive living conditions during a trip to Shlisselburg” Peter, Russia
Continuing the theme of living in the private sector, it is worth paying attention to the mini-hotel“Noteburg”. It has only one floor and 6 comfortable rooms of the category “Standard”. For guests there is a mini-fridge, kettle, water filter. Breakfast is not included in the payment, but it can be ordered in the restaurant at the hotel. There is a room service. There is a bar with a good alcohol card. All hotel guests like to spend evenings in it. In front of the restaurant there is a small pond in which ducks and swans are found. There are tables next to it. A wood-dry Russian bath was built on the territory. Parking and own car wash are available.
“I love such small and well maintained hotels. They are designed for rest and relaxation. Around the house there is a pleasant landscape with a lawn, an alpine slide and a pond with a fountain. The restaurant terrace is located next to the pond, so you can feed the ducks during breakfast or lunch» Elena, Russia
The country hotel is located next to the ice arena “KHORS”. For accommodation there are 51 rooms of different categories of comfort. Usually teams of athletes and their fans stay here, so it is recommended to book seats in advance. The hotel is in demand among parents with children. It is located in an ecologically clean area on the shore of Lake Ladoga. In summer, a private beach and ice skating in the indoor ice room are available. In winter, ski slopes are laid around and the opportunity to train in the Ice Palace is also given. The receptionist can help arrange horse riding, transfer to the city or rent a bicycle. This place attracts tourists-tourists. Nearby is the fortress of Oreshek. The restaurant serves Russian and European cuisine, and in the morning a Buffet breakfast is served. Among the popular services – hourly payment, rent of mangal corners, gym, free parking, round-the-clock video surveillance.
“Lovely place for the whole family. The rooms can accommodate four. I loved the walks in the picturesque surroundings, the beach and the opportunity to go ice skating. We had a dog with us, a shepherd dog. For her, they took a deposit of 5 thousand rubles, when evicting, the deposit was returned. It is not necessary to book lunch and dinner, everyone will be served and fed” Evgenia, Russia
Recreation Dragunsky stream
The complex of wooden cottages is located in an ecologically clean area in the vicinity of the village of Morozova. It offers comfortable houses with all amenities, an equipped kitchen, modern furnishings. Each two-storey house has a sauna, a living room with a fireplace, two or three bedrooms. There are 4 and 6-bed cottages. An ECO-playground has been built for children. On the territory you can play mini-football, billiards, volleyball, table tennis. The area is popular for hiking. Fishing will be organized for a fee. The catch can be cooked on the grill, located next to the cottages. Meals are organized by a restaurant with chic panoramic windows. It usually hosts various corporate events or private celebrations, but a continental breakfast is served every morning for all hotel guests.
“The complex offers excellent conditions for a holiday. We appear here at least twice a year, in the summer and for the winter holidays, sometimes we come for the weekends. We love the atmosphere, the service and the fact that you don’t have to go far from Peter. We get on the highway within an hour. The staff is customer-oriented, all issues are solved instantly» Irina, Russia
Holiday home Koshkinsky fairway
The recreation center has the status of a yacht club. On the territory of the fairway there is a marina for boats, yachts and other small vessels. For guests to stay built: a motel (it likes to stay romantic couples), a two-storey cottage for a cheerful company, family bungalows overlooking the lake. Meals are organized by the floating restaurant “Porto Bar”. The menu includes many dishes prepared from freshly caught fish and sea delicacies. Food is not included in the price, as all houses are equipped with modern kitchens. In addition to water walks, there are horseback riding, beach holidays, fishing, hiking, skiing. After an active and eventful day, guests prefer to relax in the bath or sauna. Recently, a new “Rope Park” was launched nearby, in which tracks of varying complexity are provided. People come here by car or boat. Parking and a pier are included in the price.
“We rest with friends for the second year in a row. We arrive on a boat, immediately get accustomed and go to rest. Bath, beer, delicious food – the weekend flies by unnoticed. Usually we take one of the houses on the water, so as not to run far with fishing rods))» Dmitry, Russia
Vacation Home in Morozova
The holiday home is 30 sqm and is for rent in its entirety. It is located in the village of them. Morozova, has one floor, a terrace with outdoor furniture, a small green courtyard. Inside, the room is divided into kitchen, dining and sleeping areas. Bathroom combined with shower compartment. For heating, a wood-burning stove-fireplace is used. A sauna is attached to the house. There is a barbecue in the yard. For children there is a small playground. Bed linen and towels are included. Brooms and oils for the bath are available for a fee.
“This is a very cozy house, where you come like a cottage. The hosts are kind and hospitable people. You don’t have to stay overnight. We, for example, sometimes come to the bathhouse. On the way we call in the “Pyaterochka”, buy coal for the grill. And the owners allow to use firewood in unlimited quantities” Marina, Russia
House in the style of hugge
In the same village of Morozov, another houseis rented, made in the style of hugge. It occupies plot Number 152. The area of the house is 30 sq. m., the bedroom is located in a niche and is separated from the guest area by thick curtains. The kitchen is separate. On the terrace there is light furniture, in the bathroom there is a modern shower. In the yard there is a small children’s playground, a bathhouse is built, there is a barbecue. Use is included in the payment. Problems with the organization of food will not arise. Nearby there is a shopping center, a grocery store and a small café.
“Nice house with panoramic windows and comfortable conditions for relaxation. The hostess is polite, helpful. She cooked beautiful dishes in the kitchen and fully equipped it with household appliances. The bath is melted by her too, always for free. He calmly responds to any requests, helps to determine the routes of walks, trips, excursions” Vladislav, Russia
Hotels are always selected depending on the purpose of the trip. If a tourist comes to Shlisselburg for sightseeing, then he cannot find a better one than the shlisselburg guest house. Here they will help with transport, excursion tours, and in the hotel itself there is an interesting museum. Acquaintance with natural beauties in any case will lead out of town. In this case, country hotels are considered, the clear favorite of which is Overtime.