We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Helvetia Deluxe Hotel

Travellers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Helvetia Deluxe Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

617 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 221: English reviews
Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is superb - just next to Nevski Prospekt and metro. The room was huge, very clean and nice - excellent beds and they have even pillows´ menu. Very chique. Kind and helpful service. I really loved their breakfast - lot of different food and tasteful. You have a romantic atmosphere there :)

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JuliettaTravel
AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Deluxe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JuliettaTravel, Thank you for choosing our lovely Helvetia Hotel for your stay in Sait Petersburg! We are so lucky to recieve such warm and positive reviews about the stay with us. Your compliments to our cleanliness, beds, pillow menu, breakfasts and helpfull staff are so kind. I hope that we will have the chance to welcome you again! Yours...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here with group (not my hotel choice). Comfortable rooms and courteous staff. Location slightly off-centre, not a problem for bus-based tours, and reflected in prices. Breakfast OK and well organised. Two linked optional restaurant/bars, good atmosphere but at best mediocre food. My only and minor reproach for a hotel in the 3+ star bracket (with aspirations to 4+) is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Andrew R
Corinth, TX
Reviewed 20 October 2016

When our Road Scholar tour switched us to this boutique hotel, I did a happy dance. Based on other TA reviews and the hotel's website, I had a feeling this was going to be a great choice. It absolutely was! As a solo female traveler coming in a day ahead of my tour, I had some trepidation regarding getting from...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank sagacioustraveler
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel has been such disappointment and it's spoiled my current stay in St. Petersburg. The rooms in the hotel are clean and well maintained, but.... first they book you in a single room with 2 persons which is already misleading. I didn't expect to stay in claustrophobic room in one bed with my colleagues... The room it's self is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank raf_ams
Tennessee
Reviewed 13 October 2016

A smallish hotel with a nice courtyard for the few days weather is pleasant and distance from the street. Two on sit restaurants, helpful English speaking staff. Located quite centrally if you are trying to do anything other than walk up and down the sights of Nevsky Prospect, 2 blocks from Nevsky, 2 blocks from Galleria mall, and 2 blocks...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank dojohn
Minsk
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great location, walking distance to many showplaces. Welcome drink from hotel. Very nice and comfortable room with everything you need for a comfortable stay. Delicious breakfasts with many variations. The staff was friendly and helpfull. Only positive impressions from the stay. I would stay here again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ElenaMinsk_13
Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent location in the heart of the city. Clean and cozy room. Good bathroom. Free wifi. Friendly staff. Good restaurant on site, open 24h. Excellent breakfast. The inconvenience was in elevator and floor mismatch due to the old architecture of the building.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DctrG
AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Deluxe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DctrG, Thank you for your stay with us and your nice review! It is a pleasure to realize that our services met your expectations. We are looking forward to welcome you back! Yours sincerely, Anastasia Agababova Front Office Manager

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I spent 4 nights with my wife... we enjoyed our stay especially that the the location is perfect, service is great, rooms are small if u take the standard room but still it's ok and the stuff in the hotel are really helpful

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mohammad S
AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Deluxe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mohammad S, Thank you for choosing Helvetia Hotel for your stay in Saint Petersburg! It is a pleasure to know that our service met your expectations. As the Hotel is located in the 19th century mansion our designers did their best to create the unique atmosphere in both Classic rooms and Suites. We will be glad to welcome you...

Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our threesome stayed one week at the Helvetia. Our rooms were modern, comfortable and quiet with an elevator that stopped at landings between floors. The Hotel’s location is excellent, about two blocks from the city’s main thoroughfare, Nevskiy Prospekt, with a convenient metro stop nearby and lots of tram service to the main sights of the central city. The hotel...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Alanct33804
AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Deluxe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alanct33804, Please allow us to express our sincere thanks for choosing Helvetia Hotel for your stay in Saint Petersburg! We are more than happy to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and we provided a high level of warm and professional services. We are proud of all our team, and it is as real pleasure to read that...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We spent 5 nights at this hotel as part of a Road Scholar trip. The hotel was charming, very comfortable, and the location is great- just a block off Nevsky Propspect, St Petersburg's main boulevard. The staff is friendly, very helpful, and speak excellent English. My husband accidentally left his cell phone in a conference room, and it was waiting...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Donna L
AnastasyaAgababova, Front Office Manager at Helvetia Deluxe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Donna L, Thank you for a lovely review about your stay with us! We are pleased we were able to exceed your expectations with exemplary guest services. We hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to stay with us again very soon on your next trip to Saint Petersburg. Yours sincerely, Anastasia Agababova Front Office...

305 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (263)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (68)
Viewed
Room/Suite (55)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (18)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (105)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (42)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (20)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these St. Petersburg hotels
Liteyny
Hotel Indigo St. Petersburg - Tchaikovskogo
Hotel Indigo St. Petersburg - Tc...
#6 of 319 in St. Petersburg
626 reviews
Nevskiy
Pushka Inn Hotel
Pushka Inn Hotel
#2 of 319 in St. Petersburg
1,399 reviews
Kolomna
Alexander House
Alexander House
#1 of 319 in St. Petersburg
494 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Nevsky Forum Hotel
#14 of 319 in St. Petersburg
689 reviews
Nevskiy
Belmond Grand Hotel Europe
Belmond Grand Hotel Europe
#5 of 319 in St. Petersburg
1,437 reviews
The State Hermitage Museum Offic...
#4 of 319 in St. Petersburg
884 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within a leisurely stroll from Nevsky Prospect there is a historic building of the Helvetia Hotel, with origins dating back to the early 19th century. The hotel's interiors successfully combine St. Petersburg's harmonious style with the elegance of European design. Native Russian cordiality, coupled with Swiss traditions of cosiness and hospitality, individual attention to every guest and international service standards, are the distinguishing features of the Helvetia Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Helvetia Deluxe Hotel

Address: Marata St., 11, St. Petersburg 191025, Russia
Region: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg > Vladimir
Price Range: $112 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Helvetia Deluxe Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Travelocity and Odigeo so you can book your Helvetia Deluxe Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Helvetia Hotel St Petersburg
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
#9 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg
#9 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg
#10 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Helvetia Deluxe Hotel staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Helvetia Deluxe Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask for room on inside courtyard (staircase from reception)”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewR169, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For quiet ask for room facing courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles sagacioustraveler, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The back building has an elevator that stops between floor. If you need an elevator be sure your room is in this building.”
 of 5 bubbles Alanct33804, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we had a beautiful room 101!”
 of 5 bubbles lmbsoprano, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“courtyard room - very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 475vladimirz, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay