Traveling along the Volkhov River will surely lead to ancient settlements of the Varangians and Vikings, sites of ancient people of the Neolithic era and beautiful Orthodox churches towering on the coast. Here the Staroladozhskaya fortress, architectural monuments of the Middle Ages, mounds, including the “Grave of Oleg the Prophetic” are perfectly preserved. Recently, the tourist infrastructure of the Volkhov district has significantly expanded. Now hotels provide not only rooms for accommodation. Each of them is a part of the recent history of the development of the region. The TOP-10 included the best hotels in Volkhov and its environs.
Guest cottage in the village of Izvoz consists of 3 full rooms. Guests have access to a shared kitchen, a dining area, and a spacious living room with a fireplace and a TV. Natural timber was used to finish the bedrooms, so it is comfortable to sleep here. There is a lot of wood in the whole house, there is a private sauna, in the yard there is a brazier for cooking kebabs. Ski equipment and bicycles can be rented by the hosts. In summer, hiking trails are popular in the district, in winter there is a ski track along the perimeter. Guests can also access the ski slope directly from the house. You need to pay attention to the fact that the owners issue bed linen and towels for a fee, so you can bring your accessories.
“We liked that the house stands on the outskirts and it is very quiet. On the other hand, all the sights of Old Ladoga can be reached on foot. A path leads to the pier on the river bank. It is 200 meters to the right of the entrance to the house. The owner is friendly, helps to solve all issues» Svetlana, Russia
Recreation staroladozhskaya dacha
In the country complex “Staroladozhskaya dacha” come for weekends, vacations, vacations or at any free time to relax comfortably in the fresh air. For accommodation we offer comfortable rooms of categories Standard, Suite and Apartment. In total, the fund has 20 rooms. Meals are provided by a café, for large celebrations there is a banquet hall. Breakfast is served every morning for overnight guests. On the landscaped territory built a children’s playground, tennis court, billiard room, football field, gazebos with barbecue facilities, bath, car wash. Staff can help arrange fishing, SAP surfing, cycling and boat trips, excursions. The complex is fenced, it is forbidden for unauthorized persons to appear on its territory, so parents with children feel absolutely protected.
“A beautiful complex that has been welcoming people for several decades. There are traditions of hospitality. The territory is very well-groomed, there is a chic apple orchard. At the recreation center it is good to spend time in any season. Ski in winter, hike in summer. The dining room cooks well, the living conditions are decent” Tatiana, Russia
A house with a large yard is an example of landscape design. The living space is small – only 36 sq. m., but on the adjacent territory you can roam. There is a chic bathhouse, a large covered gazebo with a lounge area, exercise equipment and a cocoon chair, a mangal area, beautiful flower beds. In summer, a round frame pool and trampoline are installed. In the duplex house on the ground floor there is a kitchen-living room and a bathroom, in the attic – a bedroom. Near the exact same extension for 2 neighbors. The entrances are different. From here you can walk to the Old Ladoga Fortress, the Archaeological Museum and other attractions.
“Very nice hostess. Everything will show, the road will tell, the bath will flood, well done! The location of the house is really good. All historical objects are within walking distance. It’s nice to return home, because everything is well-groomed, cleaned and smells good here” Alice, Russia
Holiday Home Barsky
Large houses with a thoughtful layout are ideal for a family or a large company. On each floor there is a bathroom with a water heater. Guests have no problems with hot water. On the ground floor there is a spacious kitchen-dining room with a dining area for 8 people. The kitchen is fully equipped with the necessary appliances. Bedrooms are on both floors. In the courtyard of the hotel there is a spacious gazebo with a massive table, benches and a brazier. If there is a desire to sit by an open fire, then a little closer to the fence there is a campfire with stumps for sitting. Through the gate to the entrance leads a convenient entrance, the owners provide free parking. From here it is not far to the ski slope. The complex has several houses with the same living conditions and separate courtyards. The common place of use includes a Russian bath, it is necessary to agree on a visit with the owner.
“Great house to come back here for the night after long excursions. Here is well rested and sleeps. You can cook a barbecue or order a bath at any time. If you are reluctant to cook, that in 10 minutes walk there is a restaurant “Rurik” – a good place to spend the evening” Alexander, Russia
Two spacious houses with a landscaped yard area are located in the village of Nemyatovo-2. They stand on the bank of the river. It offers a private beach, a bath complex with an indoor pool, a hunting-style billiard room, a bathroom with Jacuzzi, a fully equipped kitchen and a wood-heated brazier. On the second floor of the house there is a terrace. In the yard there is a gazebo with a stone stove for cooking dishes on coals. Bedrooms are on both floors and the attic. The shared living room has a fireplace. For younger guests, the villas provide cots and a play play playpen on the street. The host can help arrange fishing and skiing.
“Such private hotels are the main outlet in long journeys. You come to the villas of Ladoga as if to your home. It is quiet and peaceful, around the forest, under the windows of the river. It is worth staying for a couple of days to feel the beauty of a country holiday” Vasily, Russia
Pleasant in all respects, the hotel with 20 rooms is located in the village of Novaya Ladoga near the pier. Affordable Economy rooms with shared facilities for a block of several rooms, Double Standard, Family and Comfortable Suite are available. Separately in the backwater there is a summer house for fishermen. To services of having a rest – a restaurant, a spacious billiard room, sauna, parking, summer pavilion-gazebo for friendly feasts. Activities in the surrounding area include hiking, fishing and cycling.
“The hotel is for the picky so adequate prices are set. For a stop on the way – the very thing. The area is conducive to evening walks. There are many cafes, there are playgrounds» Veronika, Russia
The complex of townhouses is focused on accommodation and recreation with the family. Guests are offered 4 convenient meal programs, including in the “All Inclusive” format. Breakfast is served to all. Chef Suvorov insists on this. The concept of the hotel includes the organization of country recreation and the solution of the problem of weight loss. Therefore, it is recommended to rely on the knowledge of a food specialist and follow his recommendations. Also here you can just relax, fish, steam in the bathhouse and have fun at 20 specially equipped locations. The holiday includes accommodation in townhouses, full board, pleasant wellness treatments, entertainment, master classes and excursions.
“You can come here with children of any age, grandparents and pets. Everyone has enough space and food. The staff is 100 percent customer oriented. They quickly become friends with children, and dogs just adore them. The houses are very cozy. Orthopedic mattresses and pillows were provided for us. Long and long applause sounds to the chef and his dishes” Victor, Russia
A very interesting complex is located at the entrance to the village of Issad. The eclecticism of the name, taken from the Bulgakov text, completely coincides with an eclectic set of services, interiors and restaurant dishes. There are 17 rooms in thefund. All of them are located in one-story houses, reminiscent of roadside campsites. It offers fishing, a pier with boats and boats, a sauna, table tennis, billiards. There is a barbecue area on the street. For interior decoration used antiques, such as gramophone, animal skins and stuffed animals. Breakfast is served in the morning and can be enjoyed in the room. During the day, the caring staff will deliver food and drinks from the restaurant to your room.
“Atmospheric holiday destination for those on the go. There is free parking, restaurant, playgrounds for entertainment. Near the river with wonderful views. Pet-friendly» Elena, Russia
House on the bank of the Novoladoga Canal
Well-groomed hotel with its own pier. The cottage has been renovated. Everything is done in the format of apartments with a shared kitchen and bedrooms. Bicycles, boats and SAP boards can be rented. Popular activities in the surrounding area include walking, water sports and fishing. The adjacent territory occupies an area of 25 acres. A gazebo is built on it, there is a barbecue, in the summer an inflatable pool is installed for children. Animals are not accepted. The staff speaks English.
“Modern new cottage is a great place to spend a holiday. The house is rented entirely, so there are no random neighbors. The territory is closed, is under video surveillance. It is good that there is a descent to the water and an equipped pier. The owners are always ready to solve pressing problems, help with the rental of sports equipment” Stanislav, Russia
Cozy duplex cottages are located on the banks of the Volkhov River near the village of Novaya Ladoga. On the territory there is a restaurant of Russian cuisine with panoramic windows and a fireplace, a children’s playground is built, there is a pier and a bath. The rooms are made in the format of apartments,with their own fully equipped kitchen. You can come here by car or boat. Parking and parking of vessels are free of charge. In summer, you can rent a boat and go fishing. Or do active sports – kayaking, kite surfing, wakeboarding, archery, volleyball or go cycling. In winter, guests can enjoy an ice rink, ski equipment, Finnish sledges, hovercraft, snowkiting. Nearby is the village of Krenitsa, which is considered the most fishing place in the area. Here you can use the services of a fishing club.
“Lovely well maintained area with lots of offers for relaxation. Very helpful staff. Good food, great breakfast. The café prepares delicious dishes, and the chefs do not skimp on the layout. The portions are large and it’s doubly nice. I recommend a recreation center for vacation or weekends” Mikhail, Russia
Volkhov hotels have absorbed all the best that is in this region. Guests will be pleased with interesting interior solutions of the rooms, local fishing, assistance in organizing excursions. In order to feel the atmosphere of Old Ladoga, it is worth staying at the recreation center “Krenitsa”. It is suitable for single travelers and tourists with children.