The "Shalyapin Palace Hotel" has opened its doors to guests after reconstruction completed in August 2005 on the threshold of Kazan millenium. The hotel is situated in the central part of the city at the crossing of Bauman and Universitetskaya streets. The building of the hotel complex is the memorial of history and culture of the Tatarstan Republic.
The Shalyapin Palace Hotel offers its guests 123 comfortable rooms.The interior of all rooms is maintained in classical style with the use of modern materials and attributes of national decor. The hotel has single and double Standard rooms, Studio rooms, Executive Suites, Ambassador Suite and Presidential Suite. All rooms featurebeds, wardrobes, writing tables, minibars, TV-sets, Internet access, telephones, bathrooms with bath accessories.
The Capella restaurant is located on the ground floor of the main building. The restaurant seats up to 100 guests, VIP guests are invited to an additional hall for 25 persons. The restaurant menu offers a variety of dishes of European cuisine with additional chef's suggestions from Russian and Tatar cookery. The wine list is planned specially for the menu and includes not only spirits but also vintage wines from all around the world. Every day buffet breakfast and dinner are served. The Piano lobby bar is open round-the-clock. Here guests can enjoy a wide assortment of tea, coffee, spirits, cocktails, beverages, snacks and confectionery. 24-hour restaurant room-service is available.
The hotel's fitness centre invites guests to visit a swimming pool, a sauna, a gym, a massage cabinet, and a fitness bar.
The Shalyapin Palace Hotel houses two universal rooms and one meeting room with all the necessary equipment and conditions to hold a business meeting or a conference. Rooms and equipment may be rent for an hour, half a day or a whole day. The following equipment is provided by request: PC, printer, fax, copying machine, TV, audio and video equipment, screen, flip chart, microphones etc. Next to the conference hall on the second floor of the hotel there is a business centre where guests can use the following services: national and international phone calls, Internet access, computer, scanning, laminating, copying, printing, typing in English and Russian etc.
The following facilities are also available: a billiards room, a luggage room, taxi service, excursions organization.