Kaliningrad, formerly Königsberg (Krulevets, Tvangste) was founded in 1255 by the Teutonic Knights. Here, in 1919, the first airport in Germany, Devau, was opened. Amber is scattered along the coast. Hotels masterfully combine European service and Russian hospitality. The great German philosopher Kant is buried here. The architecture of the historic center of the city will bring pleasure to the connoisseur of art. Business people will like the location of the main business offices in one area. The air gate of Kaliningrad is Khrabrovo Airport. It is 24 km from the city center. The review presents the best hotels located near it.
The modern guest house is located in the village of Krasnopillya outside the city (15 km from Kaliningrad). From Khrabrovo airport here to go no more than 10 minutes (10 km). In private ownership of several lakes, cozy three-storey villas. “Celinburg” is a new hotel. It opened in 2018. In the hotel fund – 23 comfortable rooms. The interior is classic, the floors are parquet. In the lakes there are fish of valuable breeds. It is specially grown for fishing lovers. The restaurant features delicious dishes made with organic products from local farms. Water for cooking and in the rooms comes from an artesian well. In addition to fishing, guests can enjoy the services of the bath complex, excursions and transfers. On the territory there are 2 football fields, a tennis court, a volleyball court. On the shore there are gazebos with a barbecue area.
“Very good, very inexpensive and very beautiful. Everything is clean and tidy. The restaurant serves excellent meals, but not for breakfast. The hotel staff is very friendly, but I would advise foreigners to have a Russian phrasebook with them» Reinhard, Germany
In the mini-hotel “Murom” the owners have created a special atmosphere of the Baltic village house. Guests are offered single and double rooms. In their design, natural materials, vintage from household items are involved. On the street there is an outdoor seasonal pool with a lounge area, a children’s playground. A continental breakfast is served in the morning. The hotel is located in the village of Muromskoye (15 km from the airport). For a fee, the hosts can arrange a shuttle service. Guests appreciated the location of the house, the hospitality of the host and the facilities provided.
“Good place to spend the night and move on. Around the house there is a garden, breathing is easy, the bed is comfortable. Bed + breakfast and nothing else is needed» Andrey, Russia
This 4-star hotel is located in Kaliningrad. Previously, the district was called Nesselbek. Here, in the 19th century, a manor was built, consisting of 2 buildings, which has now been converted into a comfortable hotel. 50 roomsare available for guests. Antique furniture is used in the interiors of the rooms. The restaurant is located in the main building on the 1st floor. Vegetables are grown in their own garden. Meat and dairy products are purchased from farms. Fish are supplied by local artels. On a closed private territory of 4 hectares there is a park with walking alleys, a heated swimming pool and a children’s playground. It offers a sauna, room service. The airport is 11 km away and a chargeable shuttle service is available.
“I can’t single anything out separately. All service, location, kitchen in balance and harmony! My family and I really enjoyed this place and the atmosphere, comfort and help/support from the staff. It’s a pity that we didn’t know about the swimming pool, otherwise we would have had a foam party, although we only stayed one night” Galina, Russia
The hotel-restaurantis located 11 km from the airport along the Guryevskoye highway in Guryevsk. The rooms are spacious, there are options for families and large companies. There is also a children’s playroom. The restaurant positions international cuisine, in the morning it feeds a continental breakfast. There is a children’s menu. A Firewood-powered Russian bath is open for guests. In addition to the steam rooms in the complex there are 2 large rest rooms that can accommodate 15-20 people, a swimming pool, a bar. Smoking areas are located outside. You can’t with animals.
“Very clean room like the rest of the hotel. Very helpful and friendly staff (special thanks to Vlad). Also, the food in the restaurant was very good. I definitely recommend” Emil, Norway
The 4-star Radisson Blu hotel was designed by Swedish architect Christian Lundvall. The building is located in the center of Kaliningrad. 178 roomshave been prepared to accommodate guests. Start the day with a hearty Swedish breakfast. Tea and coffee in each room is free of charge. In the evening, the Brasserie de Verres en Vers restaurant serves international cuisine. À la carte service. Professional trainers work in the fitness room. The bar offers a varied cocktail menu. For transit passengers, an express departure from the hotel is provided. A private shuttle service is available on request.
“We were allowed to check in early – at 7 am after the night bus. Here is a very nicely furnished room, clean and new, good breakfast, as well as the most friendly and helpful staff. They even cleaned the wheels of luggage for us” Erica, Hong Kong
On the banks of the Upper Pond in Kaliningrad is a 4-star hotel brand Mercure. It is easily recognizable by an unusual architectural solution. It resembles a fairy-tale castle from Hoffmann’s fairy tales. There are 167 rooms of different comfort levels in the fund. Steakhouse Torro Grill and round-the-clock lobby bar on the ground floor of the hotel. Breakfast is buffet style. Leisure facilities include a gym, sauna and Turkish bath. The airport is 21 km away and a taxi ride is a 30-minute drive away.
“Superb interior, clean and comfortable room, daily free water. Good food for breakfast, park and pond next to the hotel make the location very nice. In the area you can find 2 types of restaurants: Toro Grill (right inside the hotel) and Ogonyok (you have to order salmon steak and their ice cream there). I didn’t like the spa area because it’s small and not comfortable” Shamiram, Armenia
Lovers of rest in the SPA center should pay attention to the 5-star Crystal House Suite Hotel & SPA. All rooms (total number – 71) of Luxury class. On the 9th floor there are 2 penthouses with a private conservatory. Each room has access to a private terrace. The View Shared Lounge Terrace offers lake views. Meals can be arranged by the Hoffmann restaurant. It serves gourmet cuisine. Breakfast starts at 7 a.m. The Swedish line is covered or à la carte orders are accepted. Business lunches are available from 12 noon on weekdays. In the evening it is a great place for privacy, socializing, meetings and a good dinner. The hotel has several bar counters. The MORION SPA wellness centre includes a thermal area, wellness treatments, beauty and massage rooms. A children’s club has been created for younger guests. Tourists are offered excursions to places of interest. Guestes are guaranteed round-the-clock roomservice, there is a concierge service.
“Only the best experiences were left from staying at this hotel. Just awesome design, great cuisine, qualified staff. It does not matter that the room service still offers a small menu. This place has a great future!” Maria, France
Hotels in Kaliningrad usually provide guests with a designated smoking area. Crystal House does not have such a service. Smoking is prohibited throughout the complex.
The 4-star chain hotel is located in the cultural and historical center of Kaliningrad, on the banks of the Pregol River. It has long been chosen by business people who stay here during business trips. The region’s main offices are just 400 metres away. In the case of a short-term business trip, holiday Inn will become a convenient place to stay (not far from the center, without problems to get to the airport – 23 km or 30 minutes by taxi). For accommodation there are 128 rooms of different categories. The company conducts the world’s largest loyalty program for its guests. These are discounts, special offers, promotions. Among the services are advantageous children’s accommodation, personal manager, business center, souvenir shops. Breakfast is served according to the Swedish system.
“Great hotel! Loved very large, clean rooms, great location and friendly staff, can communicate in English. Overall a very good choice for this price” Eleftherios, Greece
4-star hotel of European class is located in Kaliningrad on the banks of the Pregol River. The area is called “Fish Village”. Königsberg Cathedral and the main stadium of Kaliningrad are located nearby. At the disposal of guests a large number of rooms from comfortable standards to fashionable executive suites. Restaurant “Hofburg” in the morning feeds guests breakfast, from 12.00 serves à la carte. Cuisine – Russian, European. You can sit, chat, drink in the cozy lobby bar. The service “room-service” is provided around the clock. Wellness center “Amber SPA” includes an aqua complex (5 steam baths, hot tub, swimming pool), treatment, cosmetic, massage rooms, fitness studio. Transfer on request.
“Very good breakfast with a large selection of dishes. The staff speaks good English, quickly solves all the issues that arise. Public parking is available near the hotel. It is quite decent, so there is no need to put the car in a paid parking. The distance to the center is not a few minutes, as tourist guides like to say. It’s far to go, but fun. The path passes through a whole street of restaurants and cafes” Mjulkka, Sweden
It is necessary to pay attention to the fact that hotels in Kaliningrad do not welcome guests with pets. Before booking rooms, this nuance needs to be clarified.
Between Victory Square and Prospekt Mira there is an old building built in the Art Nouveau style. This architectural direction was popular in the early twentieth century. Today the house is a monument and is protected by the state. It is home to one of the most interesting interior hotels in Kaliningrad – the Tchaikovsky Hotel. The fund has 29 rooms,in which designers combine fashionable interior styles of the beginning of the last century and modern amenities. The restaurant hall is also made in a unique author’s style. In the morning – breakfast, in the evening – a menu with exquisite French cuisine. Other facilities offered at the property include a tour desk. There is a transfer.
“Beautiful hotel, great staff and very good service throughout. Loved the design, comfort and location» Rita, Israel
Kaliningrad is a remote territory of Russia. Hotels are more like European. To feel the beauty of the local nature and hospitality, it is best to settle not in a network, but in an authentic place. “Murom” is good, but a little rustic. But the Hotel Manor is just what you need. As an analogue, you can consider Celinburg Guest House, but there is more modernity than tradition.