Hostels of Saint-Petersburg: «1912» hostel in the center of the city

The smallest hostel in St. Pete

Welcome to our clean and comfortable «1912» hostel in the center of St. Petersburg, Russia. We are situated in the historic heart of the city, on Petrogradskaya Side. There are in the close distance main city attractions and sightseeing, like Aurora Cruiser, Peter and Paul fortress and the wooden house of Peter the Great which is the oldest building the city.

The first hostel in the world was established in 1912 in German Alps and our building where the hostel is situated was completed this year as well.

Our hostel has four beds girl dorm, six beds mixed dorm and a double economy room which are available for booking. Totally 12 guests can accommodate here. Free Wi-Fi is sustainable in all premises. We can pick you up and make a transfer service from the city airport Pulkovo or any main train station. You can use of washing machine, have an iron, hairdryer etc. For all foreign guests we provide visa support and invitation letters.

What is the most important to mention, we are on first positions among all hostels of Saint-Petersburg on TripAdvisor and included us in the top ten of the best hostels in the world.

The hostel is run by one small family only and we would like to make feel you like at home. Please come to us and enjoy the stay in St. Petersburg here.

Welcome to «1912»!

Our apartments

In addition to the accommodation in our hostel you can book one of our apartments in the city center:

Apartment «1912» at Aurora Cruiser for ten persons

Apartment «№14» at Peter and Paul fortress for four persons

Apartment «Parland» at Alexander Park for eight persons



The prices starts from 390 rub.

— Additional bed in room: 500 rub. per night
— Transfer from any railway station: 600 rub.
— Transfer from the airport: 1200 rub
— Visa invitation: 1200 rub
— Early arrival is 50% of the first night rate
— Late departure is 50% of the last night rate

In case you are required to make an advance payment as per your reservation details, please submit requested amount to Paypal account directly or with you bank card:

Visa information

In order to get into Russia the foreign citizens are obliged to get the valid visa, in case the citizen is not from the country of the non-visa list. Please pay attention that you have to provide official invitation with the reference code besides the hotel booking confirmation in the set of application documents. All foreign citizens are subject to the migration control of the migration authorities of Russia in the notification mode by post message. Our hostel in the center of St. Petersburg can assist you in this matter.

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Our location

Hostel 1912, Saint-Petersburg, 197046, Russia, Ulitsa Chapayeva 2-65

Our hostel is situated in the historic part of the center close to major sightseeings like Peter and Paul fortress, the house of Peter the Great – the oldest one in the city, Aurora cruiser – the symbol of Russian revolution of 1917. Subway station Gorkovskaya, Ploschad Lenina and Finland railway station are within walking distance of our hostel.

There are all necessary facilities around the hostel: 24 hours cafes and supermarkets, restaurants, post office, ATMs, banks and pharmacies.

How to get to hostel (in English, PDF)

City guide leaflet for the guest of our hostel (in English, PDF)

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+7 921 305-55-58
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