W St. Petersburg

Passing the gallery

Text: Marina Volkova

A photo: - hotel press service

Magazine: N10 (165) 2011

Hotel W St. opened in St. Petersburg Petersburg designed Антонио Çitterio

The best rooms of the new St. Petersburg hotel W St. Petersburg is named symbolically - WOW Suite and Extreme WOW Suite. Enthusiastic emotions are certainly justified, because the hotel’s interior was designed by the famous architect and designer. Антонио Çitterio. Behind a strict classical facade there is an extravagant and luxurious interior with decorative elements from onyx and textured wood, LED panels and unusual furnishings. All furniture, lamps and even mosaic in the SPA are developed by the architectural bureau Çitterio specifically for this project. The rooms offer beautiful views of St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Hermitage and the Neva (the hotel is located in the very center, between Nevsky Prospect and Admiralty Prospect).

Appreciate the reviews and the kitchen of the hotel. And here is another big name. The main restaurant of the hotel, miX, is patronized by the most famous chef Alain Ducasse. He has the most Michelin stars (his record-setting restaurants in terms of honorary awards). The miX menu depends on the season (now, for example, they feed foie gras with truffles and a young lamb), an eclectic kitchen, mixed: Ducasse specializes in modern author's versions of classic dishes. So far this is the only restaurant in Russia of a renowned French master.

The hotel has a SPA and wellness center BLISS (famous American network brand), famous for anti-stress treatments and cleansing masks. Experts especially praise the tightening and rejuvenating oxygen triple oxygen mask.

Hotel W St. PetersburgRoad: on the high-speed train Sapsan - from 11900 rubles round-trip (business class).Weather: average temperature in September-October is +8 ... + 15 ° С.Accommodation: from 12425 rubles.Entertainment: miX restaurant Alain Ducasse, miXup bar, Bliss SPA center, excursions.