Author Boutique Hotel - Saint Petersburg

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9 Vladimirsky Prospect, Saint Petersburg, Russia  show map
 5 stars
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Author Boutique Hotel - Saint Petersburg

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Overview

The 5-star Author Boutique Hotel stands in the historical center of Saint Petersburg and provides a casino, an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. Built in 2004, the hotel is a combination of European architecture and contemporary facilities.

The hotel is placed near Vladimirskaya subway station in Admiralteyskiy district and within a 30-minute walk to Peter and Paul Fortress . The property lies within 2 km from the city center.

A palace, a theater and a museum are set within walking distance.

Author Boutique Hotel is at a short distance from Moskovsky train station. Pulkovo airport is about 25 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

This property comprises 23 fashionable guestrooms featuring an individual safe, television, a dressing area, blackout curtains and a separate toilet. Author Boutique Hotel offers rooms with the garden view. The rooms feature unique décor and shared bathrooms with a Jacuzzi, a walk-in shower and slippers.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. An elegant on-site restaurant serves dishes of Italian cuisine. Palkin and Cat Cafe are located within 250 meters away.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a business centre, a meeting room and a copier available on site.

Relax

The hotel offers babysitting, a mini club and cots for guests with children.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   23.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
2 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

9 Vladimirsky Prospect, Saint Petersburg, Russia

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City Center
  • Saint Petersburg
    2.0 km
Airports
  • Pulkovo (LED)
    15.3 km
Train Stations
  • Moskovsy Rail Terminal
    900 m
  • Moskovsky Train Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Dostoevskaya
    300 m
  • Vladimirskaya
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Palkin (cuisine: Russian)
    200 m
  • Cat Cafe (cuisine: Armenian)
    340 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    23

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Rooms and availability

Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Author Boutique Hotel photos Room Standard Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    17 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Free Wi, Fi/hot Breakfast Included/hdtv/safe, Work Area/coffee, Tea Facilities/walkin Shower

King Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Comp Wifi/coffee, Tea Facilities/water/minibar, 34 Sqm/iron, Board/walkin Shower And Tub/safe

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Ceiling fan
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:DVD player
Author Boutique Hotel photos Room Standard Room
Classic Suite
Garden view
  • Room size:

    43 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Video on demand
Room Description:

Suite|SUITE CAPACITY 1

Author Boutique Hotel photos Room Standard Room
Standard Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    40 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Super King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Junior Suite|JUNIOR SUITE STANDARD

Two-Bedroom Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Comfort Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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Author Boutique Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Comfort Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    40 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Author Boutique Hotel photos Room
Presidential Suite
  • Room size:

    75 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Economy Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Business Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Luxury Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Author Boutique Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Anichkov-Brücke / Anichkov Bridge300 m
  • Chizhik-Pyzhik Statue1.3 km

Train stations

  • Moskovsky Train Station800 m
  • Moskovsy Rail Terminal800 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Vladimirskaya Church200 m
  • Anichkov Palace400 m
  • Monument to Catherine the Great600 m
  • Leningrad Hero City Obelisk800 m
  • Vorontsov Palace800 m
  • Mikhaylovsky Palace1.2 km
  • Fyodorovsky Cathedral1.2 km
  • Transfiguration Cathedral1.3 km

Museums

  • Arctic and Antarctic Museum400 m
  • Anna Akhmatova Literary and Memorial Museum700 m

Theaters

  • Alexandrinsky Theatre600 m
  • Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater900 m
  • Mussorgski-Theater1.2 km

Underground stations

  • Dostoevskaya200 m
  • Vladimirskaya300 m
  • Mayakovskaya400 m
  • Ploshchad' Vosstaniya700 m
  • Gostinyy Dvor800 m
  • Ligovsky Prospect1.0 km
  • Zvenigorodskaya Station1.1 km

Local attractions

  • State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace2.0 km
    Dvortsovaya Naberezhnaya, 34, St. Petersburg
  • Loft Project Etagi1.8 km
    Ligovskiy Prospekt, 74, St. Petersburg
  • Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment1.9 km
    Naberezhnaya Reki Moyki 12, St. Petersburg
  • Blockade of Leningrad State Museum1.6 km
    9 Solyanoy pereulok, St. Petersburg
  • Tauride Garden 1.9 km
    prospekt Chernyshevskogo & Chaykovskogo ulitsa, St. Petersburg

Near the hotel

  • Nevsky Prospekt220 m
    Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg
  • Lomonosov Bridge330 m
    Fontanka River, St. Petersburg
  • Arctic and Antarctic Museum460 m
    Ulitsa Marata 24-a, St. Petersburg
  • Gostiny Dvor1.0 km
    35, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg
  • The Vladimirskaya Church of the Vladimir's Icon of Our Lady280 m
    20, Vladimirskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg
  • Dostoevsky House Museum340 m
    5/2 Kuznechnyy pereulok, St. Petersburg
  • Anna Akhmatova Museum at Fountain House 600 m
    Liteyny prospekt, 53 (under the arch), St. Petersburg

Restaurants nearby

  • Palkin200 m

    Address: 47, Nevsky Prospekt
    Phone: 7 (812) 703-5371

    80% likes this, based on 186 reviews
    Cuisine: Russian
    Price Range: NZD 42 - NZD 200

  • Foreversweet630 m

    Address: Ligovsky pr., 74
    Phone: + 7 921 369 1 931

    85% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: American, English
    Price Range: NZD 14 - NZD 21

  • Cat Cafe340 m

    Address: Stremyannaya ulitsa 22/3
    Phone: 812 571 3377

    71% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Cuisine: Armenian

  • Eliseyev Emporium Coffeeshop650 m

    Address: 56 Nevsky Prospekt
    Phone: +7 (812) 456 66 66

    78% likes this, based on 37 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    23

Hotel Awards

RussianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSaint PetersburgAuthor Boutique Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Russia

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Author Boutique Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Author Boutique Hotel

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 63 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
4.0
Value
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    the location and the kindness of the staff, the fact they speak english but particularly the willing to help you in the best way whwn confronted with problems with the rooms.

    the hotel is not 5 stars and is misguiding the client with that clasification, the standar room are almost poor and has nothing to do with a 5 star hotel. the breakfast is aboundant but the quality is not the best

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    The Reception staff were helpful as we had a room that did not have air conditioning and when we requested another room (after two nights of asking for the radiator to be turned off) we were upgraded to the Business Room. Although this room was very nice, it was very dark and did not have any natural daylight. It is very near the Station you would arrive/depart for Moscow, so convenient. Also near the main Street which leads to all the main attractions.

    There were weddings being held in the hotel every night which I could here from my room. Also the reception was cleaned at 3.30am on a couple of occasions, again this could be heard, possibily because of the location of our room. They have a hotel car but this is very expensive. The breakfast was not that spectacular a very over priced. It is a shame you cannot have the choice of Room Only.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The hotel in general, the room, the personel at the reception, breakfast

    Bar prices

  • Single
    10.0

    attention of the personnel and willingness to do whatever for your comfort

    all was fine

  • Single
    6.2

    Good location, friendly and effective personnel, cleanliness

    Poor design of the room, situation of the window and view, little bathroom, noise level of the room, poor value for money

  • Single
    9.0

    Good location, nice room and very good breakfast, variety and quality, even more talking that we are in Russia and 90% of hotels they dont offer this service Next time for sure I will chose again the Golden Garden Reception girls so kind and polite, with a perfect english With a reasonable percentage, 10%, they can book train tickets (Moscow) or other ones

  • Single
    7.8

    Location, cleanliness, ok 4-star hotel

    Breakfast was lacking proper bread, cheese, ham, etc. for making a proper sandwich. Also there was no normal filtered coffee available, just cappuccino & espresso based coffees. You could however order omelets and different porridge.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Good locataion - just 2 min. walk from Nevsky prospekt. Nicely decorated room

    Problem with cold water pressure and it's lack at the moment. No stairs - to get up and down from the floor it's necessary to use an elevator. One emegency exit was completely blocked with goods, the second I didn't find. This is definitely not a 5 stars hotel.

  • Couple
    4.2

    Breakfast was nice; they serve champagne and caviar too!

    It is not a 5* hotel by all means. It is not a 4* hotel either. If you travel Mon-Thu and dont stay in a room with half-window, perhaps it is a decent 3* hotel. Otherwise, Friday-Sun there is a big party on their 2nd floor all the time. Rooms above that venue hear every single thing. No airconditioner, bed squeaks, no international channels on tv and some staff speaks very poor english. You will probably be tempted by the discounts they offer for the W.end - don'T... But if you still book having this in mind, it'll be ok :)

  • Couple
    7.8

    1. Staff is fluent in English 2. Guest rooms are very silent 3. Breakfast is not bad 4. Bathrooms are fantastic

    Although the hotel is near Nepsky, it is difficult to find the hotel

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The young staff were all very helpful and friendly - this made a very good first (and last) impression. They obviously enjoyed their job and spoke very good English. It's centrally located The breakfasts were excellent It is obviously well looked after and spotlessly clean

    Music through sound system was a little too loud at breakfast

  • Couple
    8.8

    Location was great and good breakfast with a good buffet selection. The building is quiet and fantastic bed.

    The temperature in the hotel was far to high. Cannot adjust the temperature in the room as it is a global system which is the same for the whole building. We had to open the Window at night! It was 27 degrees in the room while it was 5 degrees outside...

  • Single
    8.2

    Location

    Rusted luxury - probably it was nice hotel 10 years ago. Can not compete with many excellent modern hotels in St Petersburg.

  • Single
    3.8

    because it was not the service of a 5 star hotel

  • Single
    7.4

    The location is quite nice, the building has been renovation. This is good too. The room is very clean and big. The waiter at the breakfast room are nice.

    It was a rainny day when the time I check in , unfortunatelly, there are No umberlla could be borrow, think hotel should spare extra enough for the guest. Also, when I ask the reception to book a taxi to go to the airport. She first try to book a expensive service which cost 2000 RUB , after I ask her how much would will that cost & how much I expect to pay for , then she said that she will book a local taxi which cost 620 RUB. I was bit disappointed with her. She may first ask me which taxi service I would prefer if that is so much different on the cost, I understand some people do not mind but at least to be informed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

9 Vladimirsky Prospect, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Get directions
City Center
  • Saint Petersburg
    2.0 km
Airports
  • Pulkovo (LED)
    15.3 km
Train Stations
  • Moskovsy Rail Terminal
    900 m
  • Moskovsky Train Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Dostoevskaya
    300 m
  • Vladimirskaya
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Palkin (cuisine: Russian)
    200 m
  • Cat Cafe (cuisine: Armenian)
    340 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    23

Hotel Awards

RussianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSaint PetersburgAuthor Boutique Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Russia

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