The Ambassador Hotel is located in the historical centre of St.Petersburg, within 7 minutes' walk from Sadovaya and Sennaya Ploschad metro stations. St.Isaac's and St.Nicolas' Cathedrals, the Mariinsky Theatre, and the Yusupov Palace are all in the immediate vicinity of the hotel.
The hotel building is a unique complex which combines an architectural monument of the 19th century and a modern building. A prominent architect Andrey Svistunov, who took part in recreation of the interiors of the 19th century palaces that used to belong to nobility of St.Petersburg, is the author of interior design of the state-rooms of the hotel. In the Ambassador Hotel the architect used the Russian interior design of the 19th century as a model and gave a new interpretation to well-known classics. The state-rooms of the hotel feature a variety of elegant lamps, vases, paintings and stucco moldings designed in the Empire style and full of fascination and charm.
There are 255 comfortable rooms in the hotel, including rooms of the following categories: Economy, Standard, Superior, Studio, Suite, as well as the Rimsky-Korsakov and Presidential Apartments. Each room is equipped with air-conditioning, Internet access, direct international and interurban telephone line, interactive and satellite TV, a minibar and a safe. All rooms are decorated in tranquil pastel shades with comfortable furniture upholstered in elegant fabrics and luxurious curtains. Bathrooms are equipped with big mirrors and somewhere are decorated with mosaic. All the rooms have a beautiful view of the historical city centre, cozy courtyard or Rimsky-Korsakov avenue. The hotel also offers comfortable rooms equipped for disabled guests.
The Ambassador restaurant is located on the ground floor of the hotel in the atrium designed in classical style. In the middle of the restaurant there is a stage for musicians. Guests may use the restaurant to arrange a celebration or a conference. The lobby bar is located next to the Ambassador restaurant.
Le Vernissage panoramic restaurant with a beautiful view of the historical city centre offers dishes prepared by the Chef Valentin Komisin. Recipes of royal Russia, a special light menu and season novelties are presented in the menu. The restaurant can be used for banquets with a large number of guests. Not far from Le Vernissage restaurant there is the Gallery bar where one can sit back and watch sports broadcasts.
Opposite the central entrance to the hotel there is the Beerezska sports bar. Here guests can try classical European and exotic Japanese cuisine as well as enjoy various brands of dark and light beer.
The Ambassador Hotel invites residents and guests of St.Petersburg to visit its beauty parlour and 24-hour fitness centre where they can enjoy a 16-metre swimming pool, Finnish saunas, an exercise room, use services of cosmetologists, visage specialists, manicure and pedicure specialists, hair stylists.
The hotel offers negotiation rooms and conference halls on the ground and the ninth floors. The Ambassador restaurant may be turned into a conference hall to accommodate 100 and more people. The Premier and Yusupov rooms located on the first floor of the hotel will suit for smaller business meetings. The nearby lobby bar is a perfect place for coffee breaks. The conference area on the ninth floor includes three halls: Orion, Sirius and Vega - all having doors to the foyer, which allows convening several events devoted to one subject at the same time. To accommodate a bigger event for more than 200 people the room of Le Vernissage restaurant may be used, while at the Gallery bar nearby coffee breaks may be arranged. Guests may be offered additional restaurant services (coffee breaks, receptions), music and flower decoration.
Guests are also welcome to use services of the business centre where they can photocopy or scan documents, work on a PC, get access to the Internet, send or receive documents by fax, laminate or stitch documents. To make business meetings more efficient clients may also book services of interpreters.
The Ambassador Hotel also invites guests to the souvenir shop and offers to use the concierge service, including excursions arrangement, tickets booking, boat tours, information services.