Friends on Nevsky
FRIENDS HOSTEL - NEVSKY is situated in the very center of St Petersburg, on the main city street, in a restored historical XIX century building, close to all the'must see" places, and only a few steps from a range of bars, clubs and restaurants. We are on the 5th floor (elevator is functioning).
ROOMS: private single, 2-, 3-bed rooms with additional beds, and 6 bed female and male dormitory rooms, which include private lockers. Bed linen, blankets and towels are available and included FREE of charge. Some of the rooms have a great view over Nevsky prospect - the main city avenue.
FACILITIES: 4 shared separate shower cabins and 4 shared separate toilets, a little small, but all very clean. We have a free iron and ironing board, washing machines and hairdryers.
COMMON AREA: there is a small living room where everyone can enjoy free drinks (tea or coffee) and tasty cookies, meet new friends, listen to good music, watch movies on the big plasma TV, play different table games (we have a lot of different kinds) and have fun.
SHARED KITCHEN: there is also a kitchen corner where everyone can cook a favorite food. The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, a fridge and has all the necessary dishes.
OUR FREE SERVICES will surely help to save some money. We offer our guests wi-fi and Internet access on a guest computer, International calls, tea and coffee, city information, umbrellas for rent, luggage room, wake up call and much more.
OUR STAFF are English-speaking, very friendly and always ready and happy to help our guests. We have a 24-hour reception and are always able to sort out any problems, give information about getting around St Petersburg, arrange transportation or organize walking tours around the city or excursions to nearby picturesque Tsar palaces. Cleanliness is our priority, that's why we have an excellent maid service.
WE HAVE no curfew or lockout. There is also no age limit. We are happy to meet and greet everyone! When the weather allows, it's possible to rent a bicycle directly from our own rent-a-bike center.
We are looking forward to providing accommodation for you and your friends during your stay in St Petersburg!
Another 5 reasons to stay at FRIENDS hostel:
1. To feel like a local Petersburgian staying in the heart of Saint-Petersburg.
2. To enjoy the mix of economy and comfort. Our rooms are clean and cosy and prices are friendly!
3. To call up all of your friends abroad, wherever they live - Paris, New York, Tokyo, Beijing, Moscow or even Sydney absolutely free!
4. To feel friendly atmosphere and recharge your batteries, taking many smiles and giving back the equal amount.
5. To find new friends from Russia and other countries.
We understand that just because you're travelling on a budget - it doesn't mean you don't deserve a clean and comfortable base!
All the staff live on the premises and are young adventurers, like yourself.
We are open 24 hours and there is always someone at reception to help and guide.
We look forward to welcoming you at the Friends Hostel - Nevsky!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Late check-out
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Steam Room
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 5 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Please note, the lift is not working for the moment, hostel is located on the 5th floor.
Please note that registration for foreign citizens is provided at surcharge of RUB 250.
Please note that in some of the dormitory rooms linen and towels cost 100 RUB per person. It can be charged automatically upon check-in or at any other time after booking.
Please note that children under 7 cannot be accommodated in the dormitory rooms.
Guests are kindly asked to present either a Russian passport upon check-in. A foreign passport of a Russian citizen is only valid for citizens who permanently reside abroad. A birth certificate should be presented for children under 14 years. Guests under 18 years are requested to have a notarised power of attorney from one of the parents allowing them the stay at the property.
Please note that this property does not allow outdoor footwear on it premises. Guests need to use their own slippers or acquire them upon arrival for an extra fee.
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
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Our address in English: Nevsky prospect, 106, 5th floor.
Our address in Russian: Невский проспект, 106, 5 этаж.
CLOSEST METRO STATIONS: Mayakovskaya (Маяковская) 2 minutes walk, Ploschad Vosstaniya (Площадь Восстания) 3 minutes walk
To reach Friends Hostel from Ploshchad Vosstaniya metro station you have to go straight along Nevsky prospect until you find building № 106 on your right handside. To reach hostel from Mayakovskaya metro just cross Nevsky prospect and go right for about 50 meters until building №106.
Enter the archway. You are going to find the entrance to the hostel on your left, INSIDE the archway. Press 7B on the intercom and go upstairs to the 5th floor.
How to reach us from the AIRPORT:
Take a bus 39 to the nearest metro station Moskovskaya. Travel 7 stations to metro station Nevsky Prospect, then change to green line and travel one more station to Mayakovskaya metro station. See chapter Closest metro station to find out how to find the way to the hostel.
From Pulkovo 2 (international terminal):
Take a bus 13 to the nearest metro station Moskovskaya. Travel 7 stations to metro station Nevsky Prospect, then change to green line and travel one more station to Mayakovskaya metro station. See chapter Closest metro station to find out how to find the way to the hostel.
How to reach us from MOSCOW TRAIN STATION:
There is no need to use transport. Its just 5-10 minutes walk. Cross Vosstaniya square and step on the even side of Nevsky prospect and walk until building №106.
How to reach us from LADOZHSKIY TRAIN STATION:
Enter the metro station Ladozhskaya (Ладожская), get off at Mayakovskaya metro station (Маяковская). When youre out of the metro, just cross Nevsky prospect and go right for about 50 meters until building №106.
The hostel is very central located. It is situated in the very center, on the main city street, in a historical building, close to most famous places in St. Petersburg, a few steps from a range of bars, clubs and restaurants. We are on the 5th floor (elevator is functioning). Downstairs, on the first floor of the building, there is not expansive pancake restaurant and a sushi bar. Coffee house, drug store is just a few steps away. 1 min. walk away is Mayakovskaya metro entrance and a bus stop.