The 9 Best Hotels in Moscow

5th January 2007 // By Zahra Al-Kateb


The Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow

crowned Russia’s leading luxury hotel

After an extensive three year refurbishment, the Rezidor Hotel Group opened the doors of the stunning Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow in April 2010. Boasting landmark status, this historic hotel combines opulent guest rooms with impressive business and leisure facilities, and has recently scooped the title of Russia’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2010 at the World Travel Awards.

Formerly known as ‘Hotel Ukraina’, the hotel soars 675 feet high and occupies a monumental building that forms part of the legendary ‘Seven Sisters’ skyscraper project masterminded by Stalin as a showcase of Soviet Neo-classical architecture. A team of top designers, architects and technicians has meticulously restored the hotel’s exterior and interior, paying homage to the building’s illustrious past as the largest European hotel of its day.

Enjoying a prime city center location, the Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow is the epitome of luxury with its 497 elegant guest rooms and suites, 38 serviced apartments, original art collection, lavish on-site spa, gourmet dining and high-tech conferencing facilities. The hotel features free high-speed internet access throughout, and is equipped with elegant furniture and accessories from worldwide leading brands including Baker, Provasi, Florence Art, Citterio, Villeroy & Boch, Penhaligon’s and Etro.

Art lovers will be in for a treat at the hotel, which is home to over 1,200 original works by Russian artists created in the first half of the last century. After a busy day of meetings, the 38,000 square foot health

and fitness center makes a relaxing oasis with its spa, thermal baths, 50 meter heated indoor pool, well-equipped gym and treatment rooms. The hotel offers some of the best restaurants in town and guests will be tempted with the flavors of contemporary Mediterranean cuisine, classic international dishes, innovative fusion cuisine, Italian specialties, and exotic Iranian menus, not to mention sophisticated Japanese delicacies.

The Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow promises guests a luxurious stay in a property steeped in history.

Wolfgang Nitschke, General Manager

+7 495 221 5555

2/1 Building 1, Kutuzovsky Prospect 121248