Yekaterinburg is the most east city which hosts matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. The city is considered as the informal capital of the Urals and also the fourth Russian city in order of importance. Yekaterinburg holds events of different level on a regular basis, therefore the city is well equipped in the sense of tourist infrastructure. You will have no problem with any hotels.
We should note that the stadium in Yekaterinburg is located in the city center, but in some distance from metro stations. Therefore, we advise you to stay in hotels in the Central district of the city.
Hotels near the stadium
The Yekaterinburg Arena stadium is located in the Verkh-Isetsky district of Yekaterinburg on Repina Street. This area is considered one of the most prestigious and comfortable in the city. Near the stadium there is a green zone and the Verkh-Isetsky storage lake – the recreation place for the city dwellers in warm season. In the stadium area there are a lot of hypermarkets and shopping centers. Most Yekaterinburg hotels are in the Verkh-Isetsky district. Below we have selected the best of them:
For those interested in saving on staying, the capital of the Urals offers a large number of inexpensive hostels and also one-star and two-star hotels. At the same time, you should take into account that hoteliers considerably raise the prices during the World Cup and also the fact that budget hotels are in huge demand among football fans. Therefore, we advise to book hotel as soon as possible. Here you will find a few inexpensive options in Yekaterinburg:
Hotels in the city center
Yekaterinburg is a large business center in the Ural region where various conferences, business forums, large exhibitions, etc. are regularly held. Therefore, in the city there are enough four-star and five-star hotels meeting the best international standards. Most hotels are traditionally located in the downtown. We have selected for you the best downtown hotels of Yekaterinburg:
- DoubleTree by Hilton
- Novotel Yekaterinburg Centre
- Renomme Hotel, Original Hotels chain
- Moskovskaya Gorka Hotel
- Oktyabrskaya Hotel
In general, Yekaterinburg is ready to offer the city visitors a huge choice of any hotels. During the World Cup a bed in a hostel will cost about 40-60 euros, a room in a two-star or three-star hotel will cost about 100 euro, while accommodation in four-star and five-star hotels will cost up to 1000 euros.
Please, take into account your hotel location on the city map. Considering the Yekaterinburg location and the city transport situation, we advise you to choose a hotel or apartment in the central part of the city.