Our first Soul Kitchen hostel was opened 3 years ago, and won the award of the best hostel in Russia in 2010, Soul Kitchen junior is our newest addition to the first one, it's a youth hostel of a new breed providing our higher standard of accommodation in this beautiful city.
The owners of Soul Kitchen junior are passionate hosteliers who took their time to conceptualize and build the hostel from bottom-up. Their goals are to get together the privacy of a hotel with youth hostel social vibe as well as carefully decorated interior design.
Soul Kitchen junior hostel is ideally located in the most beautiful and central area of St Petersburg (near St Isaac's cathedral) in 150 years old neo-baroc building, within a short walking distance to all major attractions and interesting spots of the city.
Our guests are welcome to relax in our spacious tv lounge, surf internet or read a book in the reading lounge and enjoy the fantastic river view from the balcony. Take advantage of our unique kitchen, equipped with everything needed to cook a good meal and with the authentic stove of 19th century that we've upgraded to the modern gas oven.
Our facilities include 4 shared and 10 private bathrooms, three common rooms (two lounge rooms and kitchen with dining area), deposit lockers for your huge backpack, free towels, linen, free coffee and tea all day, free wi-fi and even free international landline calls for 56 countries.
Queen-sized bunk beds are available for couples traveling together, or the traveller who likes a bigger bed. It \'s equipped with power sockets and reading light.
You can also charge your gadgets and accessories safely with power socket inside the individual lockers.
To help you to get around, we've got free maps, our staff will help you find activities for your interests, as well as recommend hidden treasures, we can also help you with booking your train ticket. After you check out you can leave your luggage with us for the day, free of charge.
Hope to see you soon…
Soul Kitchen hostel junior is our second hostel,
The first hostel was opened in 2009 and won the award of the best hostel in Russia in 2010, we brought all our knowledge and experience to create a new amazing hostel for backpackers.
*Our hostel has a no smoking policy
* cash payments only
* check-in 13.00
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast not included
- Cable TV
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Fax Service
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 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.
* Cash payments only, all nights of accommodation must be paid for up on arrival in roubles.
* check-in 15:00
* cancellations can be made free of charge up to 2 days prior arrival, failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
* automatic no-show cancellation is after 9 p.m., if you arrive after 9 p.m. please inform us in advance.
* maximum stay is 14 nights.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
From Moskovskiy train station:
You'll find the entrance to 'Ploshad' vosstaniya' metro just from the train station. You can buy metro tickets (tokens) in the ticket office. You'll see ticket offices when you enter metro station. One ride costs 28 Rub.Use metro to get to Sadovaya metro station (exit to Grivtcova lane). Then go staraight by Grivtcova lane (in russian it's пер. Гривцова) till you bump into Mojka river (2-nd river on your way). Our hostel is on your right under beautiful black balcony.
We strongly recommend to print this map or save a print screen on your mobile:
From 'Admiralteyskaya' metro station:
turn right and walk till Moika river, then turn right again and cross the 'red' bridge, after the bridge go again right along the river till building 62 From the Airport: Take a bus to 'Moskovskaya' metro station, the buses number 113, 213, or 13 if you are going from terminal 2, and bus 39 is you are going from terminal 2, go to Sadovaya metro station, when exiting the metro go to Grivtsova lane, walk straight untill the end of the street (about 650 meters), on Moika embarkment turn right and our entrance is after the bank (the one with the beautiful balcony).
From Coach Station at Obvodny Chanal
There're 2 options to get to our hostel:
1. By metro. The coach station is near metro station Obvodny Kanal. It's the purple line. You need to get to the stationAdmiralteyskaya (it's the straight line with no changes).
From 'Admiralteyskaya' metro station turn right and walk two blocks till Moika river, when you will face the river turn right and walk till 'red' bridge. cross the bridge and turn right, walk along the river till building 62, our entrance is under the first balcony (4th building after the bridge, left side of the river), press a single button and don't forget to mention that you're going to Soul Kitchen hostel if you are asked.
Please note that it's not allowed to park on Grivtsova lane (evacuator takes cars away from there quite often). The best is to park on Moika embankment.
By Taxi :
Taxi fare can be different depends on time, in the night the ride from the airport will cost around 800 RUB and around 900 RUB in the daytime, if you go from Moskovskiy train station it's about 400 RUB
BE AWARE of private taxi service - even if they say they are on a meter, don't use them because they will try to steal your money because Russian taxi don't use any meters - prices are fixed! If you use a taxi office inside the airport discuss the price and take the receipt before starting your jouney. Avoid offers of the taxi drivers even if they have the company badge with them. Best way is to book a taxi in advance by phone, online, or contacting us.
Excellently located in the heart of town, on the embankment of beautiful Moika river within walking distance to all major attractions, and interesting spots of St Petersburg, most of the rooms has a fantastic view to the river and to St Isaac's square.