Best hotels & accommodations in Moscow

We list the best hotels and accommodations in Moscow as recommended by travel experts from CNN, Lonely Planet, Frommer’s, Fodor’s, New York Times and more. All hotel recommendations have been referenced with customer reviews and we only listed places that have at least a 4 out of 5-star customer review rating.


Best cheap hotel in Moscow: Hotel Sultan 5 on Belarusskaya

Best boutique hotel in Moscow: StandArt Hotel

Best luxury hotel in Moscow: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Moscow

Best hostel in Moscow: Netizen Hostel

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Swissotel Krasnye Holmy, Moscow

Recommended by:

CNN, Frommers, Telegraph

4.6 / 5
127 euro 113 gbp 158 usd 16748 jpy 123 cad 123 aud 1237 hkd 208 sgd 148 chf 1003 cny 1303 sek 954 dkk 1230 nok
Hotel National, Moscow

Recommended by:

Fodors, Lonely Planet, Frommers

4.5 / 5
135 euro 120 gbp 167 usd 17702 jpy 130 cad 130 aud 1307 hkd 220 sgd 156 chf 1060 cny 1377 sek 1008 dkk 1300 nok
Hotel Baltschug Kempinski, Moscow

Recommended by:

Frommers, Fodors, Telegraph

4.4 / 5
158 euro 141 gbp 196 usd 20776 jpy 152 cad 152 aud 1534 hkd 258 sgd 184 chf 1244 cny 1617 sek 1183 dkk 1526 nok
Hotel Metropol, Moscow

Recommended by:

Frommers, Fodors, Telegraph

4.5 / 5
134 euro 119 gbp 166 usd 17596 jpy 129 cad 129 aud 1299 hkd 219 sgd 156 chf 1054 cny 1369 sek 1002 dkk 1293 nok
Russo Balt Hotel, Moscow

Recommended by:

Lonely Planet, Telegraph

4.7 / 5
137 euro 122 gbp 170 usd 18020 jpy 132 cad 132 aud 1331 hkd 224 sgd 159 chf 1079 cny 1402 sek 1026 dkk 1324 nok
Godzillas Hostel, Moscow

Recommended by:

Lonely Planet, Telegraph

4.3 / 5
8 euro 7 gbp 11 usd 1166 jpy 8 cad 8 aud 86 hkd 14 sgd 10 chf 69 cny 90 sek 66 dkk 85 nok
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Moscow

Recommended by:

New York Times, Telegraph

4.5 / 5
418 euro 372 gbp 517 usd 54802 jpy 403 cad 403 aud 4048 hkd 682 sgd 485 chf 3282 cny 4265 sek 3122 dkk 4027 nok
Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow

Recommended by:

Fodors, Frommers

4.6 / 5
170 euro 151 gbp 211 usd 22366 jpy 164 cad 164 aud 1652 hkd 278 sgd 198 chf 1339 cny 1740 sek 1274 dkk 1643 nok
Azimut Hotel Tulskaya, Moscow

Recommended by:


4.4 / 5
46 euro 41 gbp 57 usd 6042 jpy 44 cad 44 aud 446 hkd 75 sgd 53 chf 361 cny 470 sek 344 dkk 444 nok
Hotel De Paris, Moscow

Recommended by:

Lonely Planet

4.6 / 5
97 euro 86 gbp 120 usd 12720 jpy 93 cad 93 aud 939 hkd 158 sgd 112 chf 762 cny 990 sek 724 dkk 934 nok


What are the best neighborhoods to stay in Moscow?

Moscow is a cosmopolitan city and the capital of Russia located on the Moskva River in the western part of the country. It has several landmarks such as the Kremlin, St. Basil’s Cathedral, Lenin’s Mausoleum, and State Historical Museum. Some of the best neighborhoods in Moscow are:

Khamovniki is a former neighborhood with brick and textile factories and now is the home to several technology and advertising companies such as Yandex and Leo Burnett. It is replete with several restaurants, bars and trendiest cafes.

Vin Zavod/Artplay
Vin Zavod is one of the coolest neighborhoods in the city that is renowned for its book stores, cafes, theaters and art galleries. The area was once home to huge factories that produced wine and other products in the Soviet era. The city’s principal architect Sergey Kuznetsov is now intending to add miles of electric cars parking and bicycle lanes in the area.

Patriarch Ponds
Patriarch Ponds is a neighborhood that has sparse buildings and architectural structures but is the home to the city’s intelligentsia. It was home to Maksim Gorky and Mikhail Bulgakov and is a serene area with narrow streets around a beautiful pond.

Zamoskvorechye is a neighborhood that is a blend of old and contemporary city and it has several cafes, restaurants, and new businesses. The city is being considered to be transformed into a smart city with up gradation in its infrastructure.

Kitay-Gorod is a cosmopolitan neighborhood near the Kremlin that is home to a wide section of the society- artists, immigrants, wanderers and gamblers. The area is renowned for its nightlife housing several bars and clubs.

Also check out our travel guide about the best areas to stay in Moscow.

What is the best boutique hotel in Moscow?

You like some luxury but don't like the famous chain hotels. If you're looking for the best boutique hotel in Moscow, you should check out StandArt Hotel. It's a very cool hotel that has been highly recommended by travelers and experts.
Also check out our list of the best boutique hotels in Moscow, it's a manually curated list of the most unique and romantic hotels in the city.

What is the best luxury hotel in Moscow?

If money isn't a problem and you're looking for a luxury hotel in Moscow, then go for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Moscow. The hotel offers excellent service, it's in a top location, it has been rated very highly by previous guests and renowned travel critics have recommended it.
Also check out our list of the best luxury hotels in Moscow, it's a manually curated list of the most exclusive 5-star hotels in the city.

What is the best budget hotel in Moscow?

If you're looking for a cheap hotel in Moscow, then book Hotel Sultan 5 on Belarusskaya. It's an excellent budget hotel offering great value for money. It's in a good location, it's been recommended by travel experts and the hotel has excellent customer reviews. Check out our shortlist of the best cheap hotels in Moscow as well.

What is the best hostel in Moscow?

If you're looking for a great hostel in Moscow, then you should check out Netizen Hostel. The hostel has magnificent reviews by backpackers, it has been recommended by well-known travel experts and it's in a good location. Also check out our list of the best hostels in Moscow.

Which are the best hotels close to the Red Square in Moscow?

If you're looking for a hotel close to the Red Square in Moscow, then try The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Hotel Baltschug Kempinski or Hotel De Paris. All have great customer review ratings.

Which Moscow hotel serves great breakfast?

Try Hotel De Paris if you're looking for a delicious breakfast at a hotel in Moscow. It has excellent customer review ratings for breakfast.

How much does it cost to stay in a Moscow hotel?

For a 3-star hotel you have to pay around $60 per night and for a 4-star hotel you would be looking at $100 per night. If you're after a luxury 5-star Moscow hotel then you can expect to pay around $220 per night.

What are the best things to do in Moscow?

Moscow: Kremlin & Armory Tickets with Introductory Tour. Save your time and energy, skip the long lines to the two most important museums of Moscow. Explore the Kremlin and the Armoury Chamber at your own pace after a 30-minute introduction tour. Price: $54.

Moscow Metro Tour. With an expert guide, visit five of the Russian capital’s celebrated stations built during the Soviet period as you learn how the lavish, subway Moscow architecture was designed to express a bright, bold new Soviet future. Price: $39.

Moscow: Soviet Shooting Tour + Optional Military Van Pick Up. Learn to shoot iconic Soviet military weapons under professional supervision. Try the legendary AK-47, the famous Yarygin pistol and the powerful Dragunov sniper to complete your training. Price: $159.

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About Moscow

Moscow is one of the most exciting cities in the world. From its stunning historical buildings to its unique and vibrant culture, there’s so much about this city that makes it stand out from the rest. However, many people are hesitant to visit Moscow due to common misconceptions. However, what you may think about the city might not be true at all. In fact, Moscow is one of the most underrated and underappreciated cities out there. Did you know that Moscow has been called one of the greenest cities in Europe? Did you know that Moscow is also home to beautiful Art Nouveau architecture? You don’t know because nobody tells you these things. But we will! Let’s take a look at some insider tips on visiting this amazing city:

What to know before you go
You can go any time of year – Moscow is a beautiful city all year round. The winters are long and cold, but the snow is magical. The summers are brutal and hot, but the city is full of vibrant festivals and events. And spring and autumn are the ideal times to visit, with mild temperatures and beautiful landscapes. The city is very safe – Even though the media often portrays Moscow as a dangerous hotspot, it’s actually one of the safest cities in the world. In fact, Moscow has a lower crime rate than New York City. There are tons of things to do – Moscow is a huge city that has something for everyone. It’s a hub for art, architecture, and culture. There are also a ton of outdoor activities to do, like hiking, biking, and sailing. There’s something for everyone in Moscow!

How to get around
Moscow’s Metro is clean, efficient, and absolutely beautiful. It’s also the most famous part of Moscow’s public transportation. There are nine Metro lines and over 150 stations. You can purchase a ticket with an unlimited Metro pass, or you can purchase a one-time ticket. The Moscow Central Circle is a new circular route that will connect Moscow with the surrounding suburbs. The route has two branches: one connecting Moscow with the Sheremetyevo Airport, and another connecting the city with the Sparrow Park. The Moscow Central Circle is expected to open in late 2021. Taxi cabs are super cheap, but not very safe. It’s highly recommended that you use a car service (i.e., Uber) to get around the city.

The food scene
The food scene in Moscow is absolutely incredible. The city is known for its wide selection of traditional Russian food. However, there are also a ton of excellent international options. There’s also an amazing vegan and vegetarian scene that is definitely worth checking out. You can find some of the best vegan restaurants in the world right here in Moscow. Some of the best restaurants to try are Mayakovsky, Yulia’s Kitchen, and Fabrique.

The art scene
Moscow is considered to be one of the art capitals of the world. It’s home to some of the most famous museums, galleries, and sculptures. There are also tons of smaller, lesser-known art galleries if you’re interested in something more off the beaten path. The museums in Moscow are absolutely incredible. Some of the most notable ones are the State Pushkin Museum, the State Russian Museum, and the Hermitage Museum. There are also a number of smaller galleries that showcase local artists. Gallerists like New Barvikha, Central House of Artists, and Moscow Biennale are definitely worth checking out.

The architecture
Moscow is home to some of the most iconic architectural marvels in the world. The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, Moscow State University, and Saint Basil’s Cathedral are just a few of the stunning architectural wonders you can visit here. There are also many stunning architectural wonders that are lesser-known. You can explore stunning Art Nouveau architecture, modern architectural masterpieces, and even some avant-garde architecture. Moscow’s architecture is truly something to behold. Moscow is also home to the world’s first rotating building. It’s called the Tower House, and it’s located in the suburbs.

The people and culture
The people of Moscow are some of the most kind and generous people you will ever meet. They are truly some of the most hospitable people in the world. People in Moscow love to drink, laugh, and have a good time, so you definitely won’t be bored when visiting. Moscow has a rich cultural history and has been home to a variety of different cultures over the years. You can see this in the city’s architecture, museums, and public art, as well as in the people. The people of Moscow are very diverse, which makes visiting the city a truly unique experience.

Final words
Moscow is one of the most exciting cities in the world. It’s a hub for culture, art, architecture, and history, and there’s something for everyone there. The city is full of kind and generous people, and it’s a truly unique experience. Moscow is a city worth visiting, and it’s a city worth exploring. Moscow is a truly amazing city that is worth visiting.

Want to get to know the city a bit better? Check out our guide about where to stay in Moscow, it includes recommendations about the best areas, museums, attractions and other things to do.

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