The conference hotel “Moscow” is located on one of the main city streets, – Old Nevsky Prospekt. It is just 1 minute walk from "Ploschad Alexandra Nevskogo" metro station. It is about 20 minutes by foot from the city centre. Hotel has 825 rooms with various accommodation level, some offering nice views to the great Neva river. The hotel is equipped with:

•    bars
•    restaurants
•    shops
•    parking
•    car rental (AVIS)
•    currency exchange
•    postal services
•    souvenir shops

For the participants of the Metamaterials 2012 Congress the hotel will offer special discount rates (from 15th till 23th of September 2012). Please note that discount rates are open for booking until 30 of August.

Room type Price, rubles (RUB) per one person per day Price, rubles (RUB) per two persons per day
Standard single   3300 -
Standard double 3450 3700
Comfort single 4400 -
Comfort double 4700 4800
Additional bed 1450 3300

Please, perform booking through the emailvisa(at), NOT through the hotel email. Othervise no special rates guaranteed!

Room details can be found here:

Also high-comfort double-rooms are available (bedroom plus family room, additional bed is possible):

Junior Suite (floors 3-7): 

double use 5200 RUB per day;

- single use 4700 RUB per day;

Suite business (8 floor, panoramic windows):

double use 5600 RUB per day;

- single use 5100 RUB per day;

 Suite (floors 3-7):

double use 6750 RUB per day;

- single use 6250 RUB per day;


Appartments (three-rooms):

Bedroom+living room+cabinet:

double use 8050 RUB per day*;

- single use 7550 RUB per day;


- 4 persons: 7250 RUB per day*.

Cancellation policy

Note that one month before coming to the hotel the amount of cost for the first night will be blocked on your credit card.

You can cancel your booking up to 5 days before the coming date. After this period the amount of first night cost will be charged from your credit card.


Payment policy

You should perform payment by cash or credit card upon coming to the hotel. Please contact organizers to perform payment. Note that payment will not be made automatically. The blocked ammount will be returned to your credit card afrer payment.


*We recommend the numbers of this type for a group of students since the total price per person will be the lowest.

The are plenty of hostels, hotels and mini-hotels at the surrounding area. You can find some of them in the list.

Note that upon your arrival, the hotel will register your visa at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation; a small registration fee can be imposed.