Starwood to open new Aloft hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and its destination brand, Aloft Hotels, are planning to open a new Aloft hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Owned by Remstroyintour LLC and Ludmila Kudryavtseva, Aloft St. Petersburg is scheduled to open in 2015.

Situated in the northern part of the city in business district, the hotel offers access to galleries, restaurants and green spaces of St. Petersburg.

Aloft St. Petersburg will include 200 guest rooms with high ceilings, windows and a platform bed as well as walk-in showers with complimentary Bliss Spa products.

The hotel features fitness centre, 24-hour grab-and-go food and beverage area, two board rooms equipped with audio-visual hardware, public spaces, lounge and w xyz bar.

Starwood currently operates three hotels in Russia, including Hotel National, a Luxury Collection Hotel and the Sheraton Palace Hotel in Moscow, as well as the W Hotel in St. Petersburg.