The Astoria Grand Hotel is an outstanding landmark of St. Petersburg. It is located directly opposite St. Isaac's Cathedral, within walking distance of major attractions such as Nevsky Prospect, Palace Square and the Mariinsky Theater. Since its opening in 1912, our elegant Art Nouveau hotel has hosted distinguished guests, from the dancer Isadora Duncan to the poet Sergei Yesenin. Enjoy the best afternoon tea in St. Petersburg at the Rotonda Lounge, unwind at the tranquil spa, and immerse yourself in the comfort of your room or suite. The Rocco Forte Astoria is perfectly located opposite the beautiful St. Isaac's Cathedral, just a 10-minute walk from Nevsky Prospekt, Palace Square and the Hermitage. The proximity to some of St. Petersburg's most popular landmarks, such as the State Museum-Monument Museum of St. Isaac's Cathedral (0.2 km) and the Folklore Show Feel Like Russian at the Nicholas Palace (0.9 km), makes Hotel Astoria very attractive to tourists. Do not hesitate to visit Asian restaurants such as Jack & Chan, Tandoor and Moscow On Nevsky, located near the Astoria Hotel. St. Petersburg is also famous for its magnificent gardens, including the Tavrichesky Garden, Yusupovsky Garden and Mikhailovsky Garden, which are located not very far from the Astoria Hotel.