venue & Accommodation


School of International Relations
Saint Petersburg State University
Smolny st. 1/3, entrance 8
191060, St.Petersburg, Russia

venue & Accommodation

How to get to the venue

The venue is located in the heart of the historic city centre, in a building belonging to the ensemble of the Smolny Monastery. You should enter the building from the Rastrelli square.

There is a good transport connection to the venue:

Accommodation options

Accommodation options

Baskov hotel

Address: 190025, St. Petersburg, Russia, ul. Mayakovskogo, 23/6
Tel.: +7 (812) 272-64-93

The mini-hotel “Baskov” is conviniently located in St.Petersburg’s historical center, at the intersection of Mayаkovskaya Street and Baskov Lane — Baskov Lane, 6, near “Chernychevskaya” and “Mayаkovskaya” railway stations. “Baskov” has been recently renovated but its exterior and interior preserve many original details of the fin-de-ciecle “Northern Art Nouveau” style. It offers charming and convenient rooms.


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Hotel Onegin

Address: 191123 Saint Petersburg, Russia, Chaykovskogo Ulitsa 51, Tsentralny district
Tel.: +7 (812) 946 59 64

Located in the centre of Saint Petersburg, in the historic residential building of the 19th century, a 10-minute walk to Tavricheskiy Sad, Onegin offers a 24-hour front desk and modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. Chernyshevskaya Metro Station is a 5-minute walk away. Tsentralny district is a great choice for travellers interested in city walks,ambiance and culture.


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Polosaty Hostel

Tel.: + 7 931 361 57 35

Every hostel’s room has its own concept and own name. Therefore, you can choose where you want to stay - upon the starry sky, among the sleeping birds, among the hop shoots and the artichokes or at the artist's studio.


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Hotel Aura

Address: ulitsa Radischeva, 8, Tsentralny district, 191014 Saint Petersburg, Russia
Tel.: +7 (921) 338-05-80

Aura is located in the middle of Saint Petersburg, 1.7 km from State Russian Museum. Attractively situated in the Tsentralny district district, the property is situated 1.9 km from Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and 2.6 km from Palace Square. Hermitage Museum is 2.7 km from Aura, while Admiralty Building is 3.1 km from the property.


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Hotel Vera

Address: Suvorovsky Prospekt 25/16 St. Petersburg, Russia 191036
Tel.: +7-812-702-6190

The rooms in Hotel Vera offer all basic amenities: air-conditioning, bath or shower stall, cable TV, refrigerator, Wi-Fi or LAN Internet access and direct-dial telephone. Buffet breakfast, internet and unlimited local calls are included in the room cost.


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Demetra Art Hotel

Address: St. Petersburg, Vosstaniya Str., 44
Tel.: +7 812 640 04 08

Hotel is located in the heart of Saint-Petersburg, close to the Nevskij Prospect and the main historical and cultural sights. The location of hotel allows you to reach any place of interest by foot, but if someone would decide to use the underground – it is around the corner in one minute walking.


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Offenbacher Hotel

Address: 35 Vosstaniya street (fourth floor)
Tel.: +7 (963) 249 34 93

The hotel is located in the city center; the main street of St. Petersburg – Nevsky Prospekt is 10 minute walk away, as well as “Chernyshevskaya” and “Ploshchad Vosstaniya” metro stations. Moskovsky Railway Station can be reached on foot in 15 minutes.