Russian Hostel Named Best in the World


Soul Kitchen Hostel in St. Petersburg was recognised as the best in the world once again, according to its founder Sergey Sorokin, who spoke with earlier today.

The hostel won booking service Hostelworld’s Hoscar Awards for being the world's best small hostel, the best hostel in Europe and the best hostel in Russia, as well as for having the best facilities and the best staff. Hoscar Award winners are selected based on reviews posted on the website.

In December 2016, Soul Kitchen was listed in’s list of the top 15 Russian hostels. Prior to that, the St. Petersburg hostel had already been recognized as the best in the world several times.