Support The Moscow Times!

Hotel News

Owners Relieved at Sleepbox Success

Tverskaya's Sleepbox Hotel is a hit. "In the past two weeks we have seen a really good load with our capsules, sometimes reaching 100 percent," said Natalia Chernikova, who runs the capsule hotel at 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Ulitsa, near Belorussky Station. She said the hotel had passed its first crucial test: no lines for the shared bathrooms.

Culture Hunters on the Trail of Historic Hotels

The Hilton Moscow Leningradskaya welcomes group tours guided by experts of the department of cultural heritage of Moscow. The hotel is taking part in City Exit (Vikhod V Gorod) for the second year. The building is one of Moscow's Seven Sisters, the skyscrapers in Stalinist style. It was completed in 1954 and reopened after restoration 2008.

Sheremetyevo's First Walkway Hotel

The Radisson Blu Sheremetyevo Airport Hotel will be the first with a direct walkway to the terminals. It is one of five new signings by Rezidor, a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, in the first quarter of 2013. Sheremetyevo International Airport serves more than 22 million passengers a year.

Check Out Where Lenin Checked In 

Marriott International plans to open its first hotel in Ulyanovsk, birthplace of Vladimir Lenin. The 135-room Courtyard by Marriott Ulyanovsk will operate under an agreement with LLC New City. It is expected to open in 2015.

… we have a small favor to ask. As you may have heard, The Moscow Times, an independent news source for over 30 years, has been unjustly branded as a "foreign agent" by the Russian government. This blatant attempt to silence our voice is a direct assault on the integrity of journalism and the values we hold dear.

We, the journalists of The Moscow Times, refuse to be silenced. Our commitment to providing accurate and unbiased reporting on Russia remains unshaken. But we need your help to continue our critical mission.

Your support, no matter how small, makes a world of difference. If you can, please support us monthly starting from just $2. It's quick to set up, and you can be confident that you're making a significant impact every month by supporting open, independent journalism. Thank you.

paiment methods
Not ready to support today?
Remind me later.

Read more