Hotel Shelfort is located in the historical center of Saint-Petersburg close to the most beautiful place of Northern Capital – the Arrow of Vasilevskiy Island. Rostral columns, Kunstcamera and Menshikov’s palace - in 15 minutes walk from the hotel.
Shelfort, opened in 2001 is a small cozy hotel of business class of 3 stars category with 15 rooms. We are ready to welcome small groups, individual tourists and businessmen.
The hotel is located in the historical building, constructed in 1901 in “Northern modern style” by the architects: von Goli and Grimm. The hall of the ground floor of the hotel is designed in the same style with a “coiling” wooden column as a dominant.
The name of the hotel favorably distinguishes it from other hotels. This name reflects the concept of the hotel “Home far from home”. Several English words were used inside the name: Shell, Shelter, Fort. Now this is a patented name “Shelfort” sounding simultaneously gently, cozy and originally. The small size of the hotel provides a cozy like-at-home atmosphere, makes your stay more comfortable at a new place.
In Shelfort hotel there are two two-room suites with the ancient operating fireplaces in the halls. This will help you feel yourselves much more comfortable.
There are also two standard single rooms, two single comfort rooms and nine double rooms. We can offer you rooms with separate beds, and with a king-size bed. Each room is equipped by the TV and phone. We can provide a meeting at the airport or at the railway station, organize excursions, order avia-, railway and theatre tickets. We accept the basic credit cards.
The breakfast is served at time, that is convenient for the Guest. There is 24-hour room service in our hotel.
There is an ancient fireplace in the hall of the first floor, this allows our Guests to spend evenings with a coziness. Constantly there are skilled Administrators on each floor of Shelfort hotel. The hotel is provided by round-the-clock guard.
ADDRESS: 3rd line of Vasilievsky Island, 26
Nearest metro station: Vasileostrovskaya
City centre: 2,5 km
Pulkovo airport- 19 km
Moskovsky railway station - 5 km
River terminal: 13 km
Sea terminal: 3 km
Sightseeing: Peter and Paul Fortress, Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Lenexpo Exibition Complex
There are 4 single rooms, 9 double rooms and two suites. Each room comes equipped with
- phone and
- bathroom featuring a shower cabin.
Standard single rooms as well as double ones comprise a living room, outfitted with elegant Italian furniture, a small hall, equipped with a convenient wardrobe and a bathroom. The total area of a single room is 12 sq. m., of a double - about 17 sq. m.
The suite that measures 35 sq. m. consists of a bedroom, a sitting room, a hall and a bathroom. Suites feature the restored fireplaces adorned with original tiles dating back to the first half of the 20th century.
In any of the Shelfort guestrooms extra bed can be placed. This service is extra paid.
SERVISES AND FACILITIES:
24 hour room service
The room rates include continental breakfast that is served in the Dimetra Bar situated next to the hotel while the Shelfort itself doesn`t have a restaurant. The bar specializes in Russian and European cuisines.