2016 Became Busiest Year for Moscow Hotels in Last Decade

By the end of 2016, the average occupancy rate for Moscow hotels had risen to 70%, according to Interfax

Russian Hostel Named Best in the World

Soul Kitchen Hostel in Saint Petersburg was recognized once again as the best in the world

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

10,000 - the number of Russian hotels that passed the qualification

Modest but Tasteful

Ten cheapest lodging options in Russia by Airbnb

‘To Smile Is to Show Weakness’

The Vice President of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group on Russian customer service and friendly security guards

Singaporean Hotel Chain Citadines Enters Russian Market

Citadines, an international apart’hotel chain and member of Ascott Limited, is planning to enter the Russian market

Travellers Name Best Russian B&Bs

Ostrov Park Hotel in the Pskov region won travel website TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice 2017 award for best bed and breakfast in Russia

Three Russian Hotels Become China Friendly

The Korston Club Hotel (4 *), Ostankino Hotel (3 *) and Clever Hostel joined the China Friendly programme

Booking.com Ranks Russian Hotels 12th-Best in the World

Russia finished 12th overall for hotels and other accommodations that received Booking.com’s Guest Review Awards

Moscow May Become Home to the Largest Hostel in Europe

Amtel Properties has announced plans to build a hostel with space for 3000 guests in an enterprise zone in the west of Moscow

Booking Service Names Top 15 Russian Resorts for Summer 2017

Sochi topped the list of the 15 most popular Russian resorts for this upcoming summer

Swiss Company May Invest More Than $146Mln into Resort in Russia

Swiss company Chedi Group wants to invest $12-15 million Swiss francs ($11.7–14.6 million) into building a hotel at the Krasnaya Polyana ski resort near Sochi

Eleven New Hotels Opened in Crimea in 2016

Eleven new hospitality facilities with a total of 618 guest rooms have opened in Crimea this year, the press service of the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism of Crimea reports

Average Cost of Staying at a Moscow Hotel on New Year's Eve Revealed

Vacationing in the capital on New Year's Eve will cost visitors an average of $60 per night

‘Russians Know How to Present Themselves’

Guy Godet talks about Courtyard by Marriott and how to do business in Moscow

Americans Spend Most on Hotels in Russia

Hotels.com has released a Hotel Price Index that analysed which foreign guests spent the most on hotels in Russia during the first half of 2016

Ice Hotel to Reopen in Russian Kamchatka

Construction is under way in the Kamchatka region on Russia’s only igloo hotel, the regional government’s press service reported