How much does a hotel cost in rubles and what influences the pricing of summer holidays in St. Petersburg

How much does a hotel cost in rubles and what influences the pricing of summer holidays in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, the city of white nights and magnificent palaces, attracts even more tourists from all over the world in the summer. From a gloomy and rainy city it turns into a sunny, blooming green and even a bit of a seaside resort.

And if you are planning to visit the northern capital in the summer, it is important to figure out how much accommodation will cost and what hotel prices depend on during the high season.

Price range in rubles for hotels in St. Petersburg

1. Hostels: from 500 rubles for a bed in a shared room to 2000 rubles for a private room.

2. 2-3 star hotels: from 2000 to 5000 rubles for a double room.

3. 4-star hotels: from 4,000 to 10,000 rubles for a double room.

4. 5-star hotels: from 8,000 rubles and above for a double room, luxury rooms can cost tens of thousands.

Factors influencing prices in rubles for hotels in St. Petersburg

1. Seasonality;

The peak season in St. Petersburg is in the summer, especially during the white nights (May-July). At this time, accommodation prices can increase by 30-50% compared to the low season (November-March).

2. Location;

Hotels in the historical center, close to the main attractions, will cost more. Hotels on the outskirts of the city or in residential areas offer more budget options.

3. Hotel category;

The level of comfort and the availability of additional services (breakfast, Wi-Fi, parking, swimming pool) directly affect the cost.

4. Day of the week;

Accommodation prices may be higher on weekends and holidays.

5. Special events;

Major events (festivals, exhibitions, sporting competitions) lead to increased demand and, as a result, higher hotel prices.

6. Booking time;

Booking early, especially a few months before your trip, allows you to take advantage of discounts and special offers.

Tips for saving on hotel accommodation in St. Petersburg

1. Travel during off-season;

Spring and autumn in St. Petersburg are also beautiful, but prices for accommodation at this time are much lower.

2. Look for special offers;

Many hotels offer discounts on accommodation for long-term bookings, for regular customers, as part of promotions.

3. Use the hotel loyalty program;

For example, at Express Sadovaya, loyalty program participants book rooms at reduced prices.

When planning a trip to St. Petersburg, remember that the cost of living is a relative concept. By carefully weighing all the factors, defining your priorities and using our advice, you can find a suitable accommodation option, within your budget, and enjoy the charm of the northern capital.

Choose Express Sadovaya Hotel at any time of the year, and we guarantee you affordable prices for accommodation in the city center.