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Taleon Imperial Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Bromsgrove
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was once a real palace with an interesting history and the restoration and conversion to a hotel is superb. All the public areas are grand and impressive and my room was huge. Three large windows, chairs, tables, a separate study area. Breakfasts were varied and delicious and so were dinners, in the sixth floor restaurant, where a pianist added...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this hotel is one in a million. not only is this hotel superbly decorated , everything is of the highest quality , this hotel is a 18th century palace and don't you know it! the entrance hall, stair case and of course the bedrooms are out of this world . if you stay in St Petersburg please stay here this...

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Bristol, England
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just stayed at this fabulous hotel whilst visiting St Petersberg. I've stayed at some top hotels during my travels but this one is up there in the top three or four. Couldn't fault any aspect of my stay. Amazing rooms, stunning reception and dining rooms, great leisure facilities, delicious food and helpful and pleasant staff. Nothing is ever too much...

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An 18th century palace, renovated and extended in an immaculate fashion. Corridors and stairs run all over the place to give it a unique feel. The decor is sumptuous stopping just short of going over the top, although four twenty foot high statues near reception are perhaps pushing the boundaries of good taste just a little. Our room, 422 was...

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Thank Bernard D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No faults in our stay. Our family had adjoining bedrooms with spotless, modern bathrooms. Very good nights sleep in large, comfortable beds. Great breakfast. Helpful staff throughout. Central location, 5-10 minutes walk from major tourist destinations and good restaurants. Superb, rooftop swimming pool.

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Canterbury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights and found the location excellent for sight seeing. The hotel has an unusual lay out as it was formally a private residence but the interior is of high quality and spotlessly clean. Hot breakfast choice includes bacon, sausage and cooked to order eggs and the usual continental stuff. I used the sauna and pool as...

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Ferrara, Italy
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This hotel is always my choice when I get to Peter. I like its style and all the rest. It's also a very good value for the money spent, rooms are spacious and service is just perfect. Very good room service too. Thumb up!

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Anna S, Front Office Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you very much for choosing our hotel for your stay in Saint-Petersburg and for sharing your experience. We really do appreciate your positive comments and hopefully look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best regards, Anna S Front Office Director

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 February 2017

you can see the level of quality from the enter! Historical design, incredible lobby bar, polite staff, beautiful suits, main staircase, everything! I fell in love with this hotel! I will stay in Taleon again with great pleasure! Moreover, its has a great location for tourists.

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Anna S, Front Office Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We sincerely thank you for the positive comments about your stay at the Taleon Imperial Hotel. We all hope to have the pleasure to welcoming you back in a not too distant future. Kind regards, Anna S Front Office Director

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Good hotel, rich decorations in room. Watch out; some room have interior view only. Try to avoid those. Some have connecting doors. Large windows in exterior view rooms. Nice! Spa is exclusive and they want to keep it that way! It is nice however! When you have problems try to contact senior staff; those are responsive. The front desk are...

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Anna S, Front Office Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! We sincerely thank you for the positive comments about your stay. We all hope to have the pleasure to welcoming you back in the Taleon Imperial Hotel. Best regards, Anna S Front Office Director

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent hotel, very well located in the center of the city, at a walking distance from the main attractions in Saint Petersburg. Lovely spacious room, beautiful bar and delicious sandwiches. Great fire, very good service. Breakfast not quite the standard expected. Charming door men. Would go back there any time

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Anna S, Front Office Manager at Taleon Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Let me thank you for your positive feedback. Your warm review is the best reward for all the team members of the Taleon Imperial Hotel. It is our hope to welcome you back in the Taleon Imperial Hotel! Best regards, Anna S Front Office Director

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taleon Imperial Hotel is the only modern luxury hotel in St. Petersburg, a member of the Leading Small Hotels of the World and Virtuoso associations. This former czarist-era palace, built in XVIII century, is located in the heart of the city, only 5 minutes walk from the Hermitage. The hotel offers 89 individually designed and decorated rooms and suites, 3 restaurants, exclusive SPA on the rooftop with a large swimming pool and a variety of treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taleon Imperial Hotel

Address: Nevskiy Ave., 15, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia (Formerly Eliseev Palace Hotel)
Region: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg > Admiralteisky
Price Range: $325 - $1,559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taleon Imperial Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 89
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#9 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
#18 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg
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#26 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg
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“My room was on the second floor. I think second floor rooms may be bigger. But I guess all the rooms are good.”
Suza72, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the river. Caution, the corner rooms have a high wall. Room 513 is great, but you cannot see over the wall.”
GroverandJenniferR, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take care on Taleon restaurant a fresh orange juice it will be charge you 750 ru !!!!!”
l0ba0c, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do NOT acccept 309 (and maybe all 09 rooms). Ask to see the room before accepting it.”
AlisonJB, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are a bit different.”
KevanEastYorkshire, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
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