Built in the period from 1911 to 1912, « Astoria » hotel was designed by a famous architect from Saint Petersburg Fyodor Lidvalem. The Hotel is one of the most famous historic hotels in the city, this building is now the subject of public security. In 1941, after the Second World War the hotel « Astoria » was located a hospital for treatment of writers, artists and musicians who were forced to remain in the city during the blockade. At the beginning of the last century, the hotel « Astoria » took as a guest the dancer Isadora Duncan, writer Mikhail Bulgakov and poet Sergei Yesenin. Not so long ago in 1995 Astoria appeared in the film James Bond « Golden Eye ». The operator of the hotel is the company Rocco Forte Hotels, which owns a collection of 11 five-star hotels and « luxury resorts » around the world, the hallmark of which is a unique style that reflects the national spirit and exceptional location. « Astoria » saw many famous people: Alain Delon, Maya Plisetskaya, George HW Bush, Margaret Thatcher, Garry Kasparov, Matthew Bellamy, Rolling Stones, Rammstein, 30 seconds to Mars, Linkin Park, Depeche Mode, Evanescence. Here are some awards of Astoria: The best hotels in the world. Top 100 – Condé Nast Traveller 2014, The best hotel for conventions » – October 2013 – Award Russian Business Travel & MICE Award. On the eve of Valentine’s Day in 2007, Forbes magazine published a ranking of the most romantic hotels in the world. It draws into account the level of service, quality of bed linen, the range of services (for example, the possibility to order breakfast in bed, strewn room with rose petals or a romantic dinner for couples). On the 9th position is the only Russian hotel – is « Astoria » in St. Petersburg. Here is a description of a Tsar Suite (luxury class) in Astoria: from the windows of the elegant apartments Tsar Suite, located on the sixth floor of the building, offers an unforgettable view of the Isaakieskuyu Square and Cathedral. This spacious suite consists of a living room, dining room, three bedrooms, a kitchen and a gym. The stylish, individually designed by Olga Polizzi design creates an atmosphere of comfort and luxury in the decoration used natural materials: linen curtains and bedspreads, decorative pillows with embroidery, parquet floors, marble. The suite has three bathrooms, Italian marble. It offers natural ETRO cosmetic products, bathrobes and slippers. Guest bathrooms – standard size. The main bathroom is very spacious, individually decorated and equipped with a shower for two. In this Tsar Suite all the quests can plunge deep into the atmosphere of luxe, wealth and superior comfort.