Destination guide

The theatrical area of St. Petersburg awaits your stay

Come and experience St. Petersburg and its museums, monuments and theatre scene. This city's cathedral, entertainment and cafes draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace and State Russian Museum. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in St. Petersburg

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes St. Petersburg a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alexander Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Leningradskiy Zoopark (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. Petersburg Canals (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Masters of Arts Necropolis (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Divo Ostrov (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Upper Garden (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in St. Petersburg

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in St. Petersburg. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Summer Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Peterhof Palace and Garden (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Alexander Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rostral Columns (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • St. Michael's Garden (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Fontanka River Embankment (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around St. Petersburg

Fly into St. Petersburg (LED-Pulkovo), the closest airport, located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Vitebsky Station, Moskovsky Station and Finlyandsky Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around St. Petersburg by jumping on the metro at Admiralteyskaya Station, Nevsky Prospekt Station or Gostiny Dvor Station.

Where to stay near Saint Petersburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 468 holiday rentals near Saint Petersburg. From 354 Condos/Apartments to 82 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saint Petersburg is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint Petersburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint Petersburg:

  • District No. 78: 206 holiday homes
  • Foundry District: 195 holiday homes
  • Palace District: 214 holiday homes
  • Moskovsky District: 22 holiday homes
  • Kolomna District: 43 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Saint Petersburg?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Saint Petersburg. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cottage Palace: 457 holiday rentals
  • Ploschadka Skorohod: 462 holiday rentals
  • Isadora Duncan Museum: 462 holiday rentals
  • SANKT PETERBURG VARSHAVSKI (Station): 466 holiday rentals
  • St. Petersburg (FVS-Finlandski Train Station): 462 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Petersburg listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Saint Petersburg?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 354 Condos/Apartments in Saint Petersburg. Our other popular types of Saint Petersburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 82 holiday houses
  • Studios: 364 holiday houses
  • Hotels: 5 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint Petersburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Petersburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.