Hotel Metropol Moscow, 5*
2 Teatralniy Proezd, Moscow, 109012 Russia
Tel.: +7 (495) 266 01 70
Metropol is a historical hotel in the center of Moscow, built in 1899–1907 in Art Nouveau style by the initiative of Savva Mamontov, a famous Russian industrialist, merchant, entrepreneur and patron of the arts. Metropol was designed and built in collaboration of architects (William Walcot, Lev Kekushev, Vladimir Shukhov) and artists (Mikhail Vrubel, Alexander Golovin, Nikolai Andreev). Mikhail Vrubel was hired for Princess of Dreams mosaic panel, Alexander Golovin for smaller ceramic panels and sculptor Nikolay Andreyev for plaster friezes. At various times, the hotel hosted Fyodor Chaliapin, Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Sergei Prokofiev, Alexander Vertinsky, Mao Tse-tung, Marcello Mastroianni, Marlene Dietrich, etc.
The hotel is perfectly suited to events in quite historical center of Moscow.
Easy walking distance to all major city attractions:
- Red Square
- Moscow Kremlin
- The Bolshoi Theatre
- The Cathedral of Christ the Savior
- St Basil's Church
- The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts
- GUM, TSUM, Okhotny Ryad Shopping centers, etc