Best hotels in Moscow, Russia

Here you'll find a list of the best hotels in Moscow which have been recommended by critics from The New York Times, The Guardian, Lonely Planet and many more. All hotel recommendations are referenced with customer reviews from several booking platforms and all listed hotels have a rating of at least 4 out of 5 stars.

4.6 Hotel De Paris, Moscow

Hotel De Paris, Moscow

Lonely Planet

“Steps from the hustle and bustle of Tverskaya, this is a delightfully stylish hotel tucked into a quiet courtyard off the Boulevard Ring. Situated on the lower floors, the rooms do not get much natural light, but they feature king-sized beds, whirlpool tubs and elegant design.”

4.5 Hotel National Moscow

Hotel National, Moscow

Lonely Planet

“Now operated by Starwood Resorts, this 1903 beauty occupies a prime location at the base of Tverskaya ul, just across from Alexander Garden. As such, some rooms have magnificent views of the Kremlin and classically luxurious.”

4.4 Azimut Moscow

Azimut Hotel Tulskaya, Moscow


“The new Moscow branch of this Russian hotel chain is a gracious, relaxing haven just one stop outside the central metro line. Azimut is housed in a 19th-century textile factory, and maintains many features of the original design: exposed brick, vaulted ceilings and cast-iron columns.”

4.6 Swissotel Moscow

Swissotel Krasnye Holmy, Moscow


“The sweeping panoramas seen from the Swissôtel’s 27 cylindrical stories outclass those of the low-lying luxury hotels near the Kremlin. Floor-to-ceiling windows in every room add drama to the scene.”

4.5 Ritz Carlton Hotel Moscow

The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Moscow

New York Times

“At the upper extreme is the Ritz-Carlton. Just steps from the Kremlin, the former Intourist hotel has 334 luxurious rooms.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Moscow.

4.3 Godzillas Hostel Moscow

Godzillas Hostel, Moscow

Lonely Planet

“Tried and true, Godzillas is Moscow’s best-known hostel, with dozens of beds spread out over four floors. The rooms come in various sizes, but they are all spacious and light-filled and painted in different colours.”