No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
Photos of Palantin Hotel
Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews Palantin Hotel St. Petersburg
Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg
... is always looking beyond for inspiration and change. Peter the Great died aged 52 from liver stones.
One amazing building was the Church of Spilled Blood where a prominent Russian Politician was assassinated. The structure is another form of brilliant architecture. You really need to be there to appreciate it as photos do it no justice.
Other places of interest were St Peter & Paul Fortress, St ...
... ballet to see Giselle. The storyline isn’t much—basically a woman with a weak heart who falls in love with a prince dressed a peasant to see her in disguise but he is engaged. She has another suitor who is a huntsman. When Giselle finds out about her prince betrothed to another woman, she dies of a broken heart. They got through the meat of the story in the whole first act and it was so beautiful, I was in tears by intermission. I loved it! The dancing and the music ...
... of St Peter and Paul - the burial place of the Tsars. We have now seen where Nikolai II (the last Tsar) was abducted, executed and finally buried.
Our last call of the day was the cathedral St Isaac in central St Petersburg. Another enormous structure opulently decorated within. The scale, decoration just takes ones breath away!
Next installment are the Summer and Winter palaces.
... are as well as our hotel. They let us check in early and upgraded us to a top floor room. Despite our excitement for being in the city, we decided to spend a few hours resting after our red eye flight. A few hours turned into half a day, and we ended up waking up around 4pm local time.
Our friends from Paris, Coline and Cecile, who are joining us for the Russian leg of our trip, flew in and met us for drinks at the rooftop bar at our hotel. ...
... my glasses off in the scramble to get ready). There is no doubt that the Russian male dancers have no equal anywhere - not that the women weren't fantastic too. Interestingly, there were several dances and even a character, an amazingly athletic Jester, that I had never seen before, I suspect because we simply don't have the male talent in the West. Costumes were gorgeous too.
The theatre, the Alexabdrinskii, was just as you have seen pictures - quite a small Circle and ...