Belmond Grand Hotel Europe is located in the very heart of the city - just off Nevsky Prospekt. The hotels central location ensures that major attractions and businesses are only a short walk away. The hotel is located across the street from Arts Square with its famous statue of Russian poet Alexander Pushkin. The square was recently renovated and also is home to the Russian Museum, featuring the largest collection of Russian art in the world. Other famous sites located nearby the hotel include the world famous Hermitage Museum, Summer Garden, Pushkin Theater, Winter Palace, Mikhailovsky Theater and St. Isaacs Cathedral. Belmond Grand Hotel Europe offers all of the charm of a classic palace hotel, and has been designated a national and cultural landmark. The hotel was completely renovated in 1991 to restore it to the highest luxury standards. Recurring refurbishments since then offer guests luxurious and state of the art facilities second to none. Facilities and services available include five full service restaurants including the city's leading gourmet dining venue, a health club, spa, 10 meeting rooms, accessible facilities, upscale shopping boutiques, sauna plus a 24 hour business center, concierge and room service. Accommodations include 301 well-appointed and luxurious guestrooms and suites. Amenities in all accommodations include wireless high-speed Internet access, satellite TV with several premium international channels, mini-bar, personal safe, a large work desk and marble bathroom with heated towel rack. Some rooms and suites feature a computer, kitchenette, separate sitting area and sofa. Guests staying historic rooms on the first floor have access to private butler service.