No trip to St. Petersburg would be complete without a wander along Nevsky Prospekt, the historic avenue that runs from the Admiralty to Alexander Nevsky Monastery. Stretching four kilometres, it’s lined with high-end shops and major landmarks like the Kazan Cathedral.
To stay close by Nevsky Prospekt, we’ve rounded up four of the nicest apartments either on or very close to this famous street.*
Feelathome on Nevsky
These modern flats are located in St. Petersburg’s monument-filled city centre
Feelathome on Nevsky offers a choice of a one-bedroom or a three-bedroom apartment on Nevsky Prospekt. Your host will welcome you on arrival, and you can check out whenever you’d like to at the end of your trip. Inside, big bedrooms are decorated in bright colours, and there’s plenty of space to relax and eat in. A 2-minute walk will bring you to the top-rated Faberge Museum, and downstairs you’ll find a cafe selling coffee and cakes to fuel your day.
Apartment on Nevsky 40
These roomy apartments are surrounded by St. Petersburg’s most popular monuments
Apartment on Nevsky 40 overlooks a quiet courtyard just off Nevsky Prospekt, in the lively Tsentralny district. All three apartments are bright and inviting, with smooth parquet floors and artwork adorning pastel-coloured walls. Each has a flat-screen TV, and the third-floor apartment even has its own piano. Top sights like Church of the Saviour on Blood, Palace Square and the Hermitage Museum are short walks away, with plenty of eateries found in between. Try Abrikosov, an unfussy Russian-Italian fusion restaurant next door.
Welcome Home Apartments Nevskiy 54
With one bedroom and two sofa beds, this apartment comfortably sleeps six
A large one-bedroom flat in the heart of the Tsentralny district, Welcome Home Apartments Nevskiy 54 has all the facilities needed for a comfy stay. Sink into the brown leather sofas after a long day, or relax in the hot tub before preparing an evening meal. In the morning there are three options – make your own breakfast, eat out or enjoy one cooked by your host at home. Then it’s time to let the day’s sightseeing commence – a great place to start is the State Russian Museum, just 500 metres further down Nevsky Prospekt.
STN Deluxe on Karavannaya 26
Stay in a peaceful apartment that’s just a few metres away from Nevsky Prospekt
This stylish studio has an eye-catching floral theme, from flower-patterned wallpaper to blossomy bathroom tiles. Parquet floors and wooden furniture give the place a vintage feel. STN Deluxe on Karavannaya 26 is a 3-minute walk from Nevsky Prospekt, and even closer to the Fontanka River. A northerly stroll along the the riverbank will bring you to St. Michael’s Castle, a former royal residence that now hosts a variety of art exhibitions.
**The data scientists at Booking.com used internal data to find the closest, most highly rated properties to Nevsky Prospekt.