The Eliseev Palace Hotel is the only lodging in St. Petersburg providing accommodations in a czarist-era palace. Restored and modified by some of Russia's finest artistic talent, the hotel opened in May 2003 in time to celebrate the city's 300th anniversary. Since then, the Eliseev has quickly become the place of preference for the city's most prominent and wealthy guests. Its status as a club hotel ensures your privacy. Room interiors combine the latest advances of modern technology with the grandeur and charm of past centuries, and the dining is rated as the city's finest. Warm and courteous personnel welcome you, and wait on your every wish. The Eliseev is your palace in St. Petersburg. *** Payment policy: All payments made at the hotel are accepted in Russian Rubles. The price in Russian Rubles insures our clients against any charges for exchange rate commission. The exchange rates are approximately: USD 1 equals to 26 Rub Euro 1 equals to 35 Rub. For current exchange rate, please contact the International Currency Converter or your Bank.