More than 10,000 ‘Starred’ Hotels Found in Russia

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The number of Russian hotels that passed "star" qualification has reached 10,000 sites, press-service of catalogue told

At the moment, there are 136 five-star, 563 four-star, 1,513 three-star, 834 two-star and 295 one-star hotels which have officially confirmed their categories. In addition, 6,682 sites were classified as "star-free" accommodation facilities.

More than half (5,065) of the hotels that have been checked are located in the Krasnodar region - 1,695 are based in Sochi only.

It is noted that in Moscow there are 1,207 hotels, and 979 in St. Petersburg.