Holiday Inn Hotel, Moscow – description, service, photos

Coming to Moscow,guests want not only to spend time with interest among the best sights of the capital, but also to get quality service. Hotel “Holiday Inn Moscow” is ready to offer visitors increased comfort and high-class service for the entire stay.

It remains for the hotel to spend time in a hotel, to explore interesting places of the city. The rest will be taken care of by the staff of the complex.

 

Let’s take a closer look at the hotel, located in the heart of the capital.

Location/Infrastructure

The hotel is part of the Holiday Inn brand. Hotels of this network provide customers with the best conditions and can boast of high-class service. Opened in 2006, the complex has become a real tourist center. Business travelers, families with children, young people stay here – for all the staff finds an individual approach and provides the best service.

Holiday Inn Moscow Sokolniki is located 5 km from Red Square. The nearest metro station Sokolniki can be reached in 3 minutes, within walking distance is the park of the same name and the exhibition center. The area is touristy. From here, guests can reach the Kremlin, the Bolshoi Theatre or other famous sights in 15-20 minutes. You can go by metro or book a transfer at the hotel reception.

“Holiday Inn Moscow” is located in a modern high-rise building of 24 floors. On the top floor there is a panoramic restaurant, which offers beautiful views of the city.

Infrastructure of the complex:

  • more than 500 rooms from standard to suite;
  • swimming pool;
  • gym;
  • Spa center;
  • banquet complex and conference hall;
  • dry cleaning and laundry;
  • guarded parking.

Hotel Rooms

In «Holiday Inn Moscow Sokolniki» there are cozy apartments in the amount of 523 pcs. They are made in pleasant colors in a business style. Room 25 squares contains everything you need for living. At the same time, the space is not cluttered, there is where to turn.

In the “working” area there is a desk and a chair, there is also an additional coffee table. People coming on a business trip will feel comfortable. There is a large upholstered chair in which you can sit comfortably and admire the views from the window.

On the nightstand there is an LCD TV with a large flat screen. You can watch satellite channels, put a cd with a movie or connect TV to the Internet and watch your favorite videos. Wi-Fi works quickly and without interruption. In such conditions, it is good both to work and watch your favorite programs.

Also in the room there are:

  • spacious wardrobe;
  • large mirror;
  • huge bed with fresh starched linen;
  • table lamp;
  • bedside table with phone;
  • a safe;
  • air conditioner.

The room has good noise insulation, from the corridor there is practically no extraneous noise. The air conditioner works well, a certain temperature is maintained.

A minibar is provided. At the request of the client, the staff can release it, then the bar can be used as a refrigerator. On the table there is a tea station. Coffee, tea, water are updated daily

A nice feature of the hotel is the possibility of choosing pillows. In the room itself there are 2 pillows: medium and weak rigidity. From the catalog you can choose another sleeping accessory: with hypoallergenic properties or ordinary feather.

The bathroom is modern, well renovated. There is a hairdryer, slippers, 3 towels per person. Gels, shampoos, soaps are replenished daily. On request, staff will provide razors, cotton pads or a toothbrush. Smoking is not allowed in the rooms.

The hotel has 17 rooms of the class “executive suite”. The room has only high-quality furniture and equipment. A cozy seating area, a comfortable orthopedic bed allows you to fully enjoy your rest. There is a kitchen with a microwave, coffee machine and fridge. The bathroom has the necessary cosmetic accessories.

Kristina, Saratov: We had a wonderful little vacation with our family. Got a room on the 22nd floor. The rooms are cozy, pleased with high-quality cosmetics in the bathroom. The maids quickly fulfill all requests. Breakfast in the restaurant, insanely delicious. For the child we were given another bed for free. The fitness centre has cool exercise equipment and a free swimming pool. My husband had DR, the staff brought champagne and dessert – a very nice and unexpected bonus.

Food

Breakfast can be included at an additional cost. The diet is quite diverse; meat and fish slices, pancakes, omelets, milk porridges, cheeses, pastries. You can enjoy real Viennese waffles, drink a glass of champagne. Always available fragrant coffee, orange fresh and a rich fruit plate.

If you want to soak in the room longer, you can order breakfast in the room. To do this, take a special plate on the table and choose from the list the desired set of products and delivery time. Hang a sign in the corridor on the door handle – by the appointed hour, a hot breakfast will be served in the room.

Breakfast included can be refused. Guests often visit cafes that are located near the hotel or order food in the hotel building.

The hotel has 4 restaurants serving guests with a top-level à la carte menu.

Want to taste the best dishes of Grill and Tapas? Then check out G&T Gourme. You should definitely try the delicious marble beef, tender rack of lamb or your favorite ribeye steaks from the best chefs. The restaurant presents guests to taste haute cuisine – especially memorable innovative desserts that do not leave anyone indifferent. A rich wine and cocktail list will appeal to the most demanding guests.

In the café “Atrium” you can easily spend time with a cup of coffee and a portion of fragrant pastries. Guests appreciated the light salads and incredibly delicious desserts. The institution has a cozy atmosphere, which is ideal for communicating with relatives or friends.

Restaurant “Moscow” is open from 6 to 11 hours. Here, guests have breakfast buffet style. Modern stylish interior creates a pleasant atmosphere. The hall can accommodate up to 350 people. The restaurant can be rented for celebrations and banquets. “Moscow” specializes in Dishes of Russian and European cuisine. A large selection of drinks, snacks, salads make this institution attractive for gourmets.

Want a delicious meal and at the same time admire the beauty of Moscow. Hong Kong Restaurant is located on the 24th floor of the hotel. From here opens a stunning panorama of the capital. Hawaiian, Thai and Chinese cuisine is presented in the best traditions. There is literally everything: wok dishes, dim sum, Som Tam, Peking duck and much more.

Beaches/Pools

In the “Holiday Inn Moscow Sokolniki” is a modern center Orange Fitness. There is a swimming pool 3 m deep with four lanes. Here you can safely swim or practice water aerobics under the guidance of a coach. The centre also has a Finnish sauna and a spa room. Admission for guests is free of charge.

Orange Fitness has modern equipment and experienced specialists. Before water treatments, you can enjoy a relaxing massage. There are trainers who will advise on nutrition and fitness. Daily classes in yoga, CrossFit, Pilates, dance are held in the hall.

Do you want to learn a lot more interesting things in the hotel? Read on.

Leisure

In their free time, guests go to explore the sights of the capital. From Sokolniki Metro Station, you can reach Red Square in 15 minutes. Here you can walk along the Intercession Cathedral, visit the State Museum and other interesting places.

The Bolshoi Theatre is easily accessible in 10 minutes. The productions will fascinate even those who have not previously visited opera and ballet. Do you want to please your kids and plunge into childhood yourself? Then you should definitely visit the Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard, where trained animals and acrobats will show unforgettable numbers.

Guests staying at the hotel will also be able to find something to do. You can watch an interesting movie on the big screen. Visit the sauna or spa, where you can get a portion of wellness treatments. Swim in the pool. Work out on simulators or attend dance lessons.

Natalia, St. Petersburg: “We stayed in the summer for a couple of days near Sokolniki. Loved the hotel. You do not need to pay anything for the placement of the child. The rooms have a kettle, coffee and tea is always replenished, there is even cream. Cool pool, was half-empty, so free to sip.

The hotel has helpful staff who organise an interesting tour of the capital. It is proposed to make a fascinating walk on the ship on the Moscow River. Departure from the metro station “Kievskaya”. The river tram will pass along the Kremlin, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior and other interesting places of the city.

Quality of service

Holiday Inn Moscow staff speaks Russian and English. It is distinguished by politeness and diligence. Fulfills any requirements: provides the necessary accessories, advises on any issue, quickly brings food and drink to the room, carries luggage, etc.

At the reception you can arrange a tour, book a taxi or tickets for any events in the capital. Traveling in your own car? There is a guarded parking lot for you.

Laundry and dry cleaning services are available on the ground floor. Proven and safe for human cleaning products and modern equipment are used.

The hotel has stable wireless Internet. There are no additional charges for use.

Came with your pets? Pets are allowed, but a deposit will be required in case of possible damage to the property.

 

The hotel complex in Sokolniki is a unique public area. Events, presentations, trainings, seminars are constantly held here. For this purpose, the hotel has 19 conference rooms with a total capacity of 7 thousand people. This allows you to hold business meetings, corporate voters, coffee breaks, etc. The halls have large projectors, high-quality furniture and appliances, air conditioning, powerful computers.

For people with disabilities, all conditions for a comfortable stay have been created. There are comfortable lifts and several special rooms.

For kids there is a babysitting service. There is no need to pay extra for children’s accommodation.

Alina Abramova

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