LOCATION HOSTEL in Admiralteyskiy av, 8 is situated in the historical centre of the city, just opposite the the Admiralty, beautiful building of XVIII century, 2 minutes away from Nevsky avenue so you could get to the main historical sights such as
-Isaac’s and Kazan Cathedral,
-Mariinsky and Aleksandryisky theatres.
Also you could enjoy the popular drawbridge-process near Dvortsovaya Square, a specific tourist attraction!
There is a comfortable infrastructure around the hostel: car parking, bus stops, lots of shops, cafés and restaurants!
Our own gallery LOCATION HOSTEL FOTOWALL will be a nice surprise for all our guests. We repaired the hall of XVIII-century building we are placed in and opened unusual photogallery. Exposition changes once in 3 monthes and every opening is a great show and perfomance.
LOCATION HOSTEL in Ligovskiy, 74 – this is the only hostel that is situated on the territory of the former bread production plant which has been now transformed into a cultural space. The first experimental example of industrial building transformation into a modern art centre, the Loft Project Etagi just ten minutes walk from Nevsky Prospekt.
This cosy hostel is situated among permanently working galleries, exhibition and lecture halls, cafe Green room with tasty menu and democratic prices. It was one of the first in Russia – democratic and hospitable home for travelers from every corner of the world.
There are three design rooms in the hostel – it is a possibility for guests to stay in a real dwelling loft for a fair price. Loft architecture is especially famous in New-Yourk and Amsterdam, where every second selfemloyed person, a designer or a writer, may live in an apartament in a former industrial building. The greatest advantages of such premises are space and light, high ceiligs anb big windows combined with unusual geometry of space. Design rooms have private bathroom, TV, DVD, satelite TV and of course unique design.
LOCATION HOSTEL was accepted for International Youth Hostel Federation, which confirms its compliance to international requirements and standards. Hostelling International sign has been an international quality sign of hostels for about a hundred years. All International Youth Hostel Federation members are controlled by the Association annually. .
What is a hostel?
For many years travelers all over the world have preferred to stay in hostels as it is not only the most economical accommodation in the city but also an opportunity to meet interesting people from all countries. It was considered that only youth stays in hostels and now it has grown into tendency. That is why one can notice among guests, for example a professor or an art worker cooking dinner together with a students company instead of going to the restaurant.
People come to hostels for bright impressions and new friends. This is means of cultural exchange in a natural situation thanks to less formal atmosphere in comparison to hotels. Here one can easily get to know the neighbours, make a merry party or just discuss something in different languages having a cup of coffee.
Hostel is an absolutely unique world with its own atmosphere and philosophy. As a rule hostel’s guests refuse from standard package tours and think over their routes themselves valuing freedom most of all. That is why staying in hostels is moreover a life principle of a free traveling.