In December 1991 MARCO POLO HOTELS & RESORTS has opened the Beresta Palace Hotel in historic Novgorod. This project is a joint venture between the Austrian Company ABV (Allgemeine Bauten - Vertriebsges. m.b.H) and the Novocon Co-operative of the Novgorod Regional Committee.

The hotel has 203 rooms and 23 suites. All rooms are equipped with bath and lavatory, colour TV, radio-alarm clock and mini bar. In addition to restaurants and shops there is a cosmetic institute and dental clinic on the ground floor. On the lower level there is a swimming pool with sauna, massage, solarium and pool bar. Also located here are a night club which is managed other owners, casino and a pub as well as a multi-purpose conferences room with a capacity of 160 persons. Also barber's and hairdresser's shop, parking space, car lease, tennis courts are available.


Tel. : (7 816 22) 3-47-47;

Telex : 121258 beta su


The Intourist Hotel is a 3-storey building of modern design. Its facade is decorated with mosaics based on a Novgorodian epic motif. On the ground floor of the hotel is the front office, a left-luggage room, a beauty and barber shop, a souvenir kiosk, a souvenir shop, and coin- operating long-distance telephones. In the lounge on the first floor is a currency exchange desk. The hotel has 120 first class guestrooms as well as two comfortable suites featuring top-quality furniture and fixtures and fitted with TV and refrigerator.

Adjoining the main building of the hotel is 2-storey building of the Intourist Restaurant. The restaurant has a bar and a banquet hall seating 48. The restaurant, serving European cuisine, also offers house specialities.

There is a car park and a garage at the Intourist Hotel which can be used by motor tourists.

Intourist offers a whole variety of services to visitors staying at the hotel. You may order, by phone or through the floor attendant, breakfast, lunch or dinner as well as cigarettes and mineral water to be delivered to your room. You may place a long-distance inter-city or international call, have a taxi hired for you, order your clothes to be laundered, mended and ironed, etc.

At the hotel's front office you may purchase theatre and transportation tickets and have your tour and visa extended.


1 Dmitrievskaya St., Novgorod 173001, Russia.
Tel. : (7 816 22) 7-50-89, 9-42-90
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