With the departure of foreign booking systems from Russia, the question arose, how to book hotels inside Russia now? Previously, 80% of tourist accommodation bookings were from Booking.com and Airbnb. From our review you will learn about Russian hotel and apartment booking sites, tour operators and tour aggregators in Russia.
Booking hotels in Russia
The Russian hotel search and booking platform Ostrovok.ru is similar to Booking.com. There are more than 1 million accommodation options on Ostrovka, including 6104 offers in Russia: hotels, hostels, apartments.
Surely, you have already heard about Ostrovok, it has been operating since 2008 and has received many professional awards. Thanks to mutually beneficial terms of cooperation with hotels, prices on Ostrovok.ru are lower than on the official websites of hotels.
The Bank of Dreams loyalty program allows regular customers to save up to 20% on accommodation. The round-the-clock support service promptly solves guest problems through the contact center, mail, social networks and instant messengers.
On Ostrovka, you can book a hotel with a tourist cashback from Rostourism (during the promotion period). In the search there is a filter “Cashback on the Mir map”, and participating hotels are marked with a special icon.
- Find a hotel on Ostrovok.ru
< p>The national hotel booking system Bronevik.com became the winner of the import substitution award «PRIORITET-2019». Bronevik has 6 branches in Russia, thanks to which uninterrupted work with hotels in different time zones is ensured.
On the Bronevik.com platform, more than 20,000 accommodation facilities in Russia and the CIS are connected under direct contracts: hotels, mini- hotels, apartments, sanatoriums, camp sites. From Kaliningrad to Vladivostok, from Norilsk to Dushanbe.
Bronevik presents unique accommodation facilities that are not found in other booking systems. You can pay for accommodation both on the website and at the hotel on the spot, choose a non-standard check-in/check-out time and additional meals.
- Find a hotel on Bronevik.comBooking with 20% cashback with the MIR card (during the Rostourism promotion period)
Daily.ru — a Russian short-term property rental service similar to Airbnb, celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. There are more than 100,000 options on the Sutochno.ru platform in 500+ cities of Russia and not only: apartments, houses, cottages, rooms. New deals are added to the site daily from hosts in Russia who have previously worked with airbnb.
The fundamental difference between Sutochno.ru and sites with private ads is that only verified ads with real guest reviews are placed on this platform. Sutochno.ru guarantees its guests a successful check-in and safe payment, and the owners — favorable conditions for cooperation.
If you have used the airbnb website, you can easily go to Sutochno.ru. When registering, you do not have to go through a profile verification procedure with confirmation of personal data. Sutochno.ru has its own system of bonuses for booking and the promotion «invite a friend».
- Find an apartment on Sutochno.ru
< p>Yandex.Travel — this is a Yandex metasearch engine that searches for hotels across all booking platforms and directly. Thanks to this, Yandex.Travel has a wide choice: more than 3,000,000 hotels, sanatoriums, camp sites, hostels and apart-hotels. Compare prices and conditions and choose the best place to book.
Yandex.Travel has descriptions, photos, ratings and reviews from real customers. Use filters to optimize your search.
Booking through Yandex.Travel earns 10% Yandex.Plus points. Increased cashback points during promotions. An additional 10% discount is given for subscribing to the newsletter.
- Find a hotel on Yandex.TravelBooking with 20% cashback using the MIR card (during the Rostourism promotion period)
Russian tour operators and tour aggregators
If you are planning a vacation in sanatoriums and resorts in Russia, you can book a hotel through a specialized tour operator or on aggregator sites. Russian companies have direct contracts with accommodation facilities, guaranteed blocks of places in the high season, the best prices for accommodation and tour packages. During the promotion of Rostourism 20% cashback on the MIR card for tours in Russia and hotels from 2 nights.
- Alean— national tour operator, leader among companies organizing holidays in the resorts of Russia and neighboring countries. It has been operating since 1993, has 11 offices and representative offices in Russia, Belarus and Azerbaijan. Alean has more than 4,000 accommodation facilities in 60 regions of Russia (90% of guaranteed rooms). New profitable promotions from hotels every month. go to siteMultitour— offers more than 50,000 tourist accommodation facilities. There are always guaranteed quotas of places in hotels in the resorts of Russia, Belarus, Abkhazia. Specialists will help with accommodation, excursion services, organization of transfers, resolve all issues that arise, including at the place of rest. go to the siteTour operator “Dolphin” — one of the leading tour operators for organizing beach and outdoor activities in Russia, Abkhazia, Belarus. The company has direct contracts with more than 1500 hotels. The site also features 300 resorts in Russia and Belarus and more than 5,500 river cruises. go to the siteSanatory.ru— a specialized online service through which you can book a holiday with recovery and treatment in sanatoriums, boarding houses and spa hotels. The company works under direct contracts with 600 sanatoriums from Russia and the CIS countries. Online registration of tours with the possibility of changes and cancellations. go to sitePutyovka.com — booking tours in the sanatoriums of the Crimea, Krasnodar Territory, Abkhazia, KMV, Tatarstan and other regions of the Russian Federation (over 1200 accommodation facilities). Quotas of places in many resorts, direct contracts with sanatoriums without extra charges and additional costs. Promotions and special offers for treatment and recreation all year round. They work only with trusted partners and guarantee the quality of their services. go to Big Country — a community of 97 local tour operators in Russia with a single booking service. Tours for every taste in 50 regions of the Russian Federation. All tours on the site have direct prices from organizers who are members of the community. Certified tour operator in the register of Rostourism. go to site