Welcome To Sochi

Sochi is the host of the 2014 Winter Olympics. Located in Southern Russia, the city is tucked between the Black Sea and the mountains of the Western Caucasus. In this exciting period Sochi Magazine wants to keep you updated with what is happening and assist you with information to make your stay in Sochi as successful and interesting as possible.

Events

7 Feb 2014 till 23 Feb 2014 hockey-stadium_169-640x360

2014 Winter Games

19 Oct 2014 till 19 Oct 2014 F1

Formula 1

4 Jun 2014 till 5 Jun 2014 g8

G8 Summit

26 Sep 2013 till 29 Sep 2013 invetsment_forum

Investment Forum Sochi 2013

News

November 25, 2013 by Bruce Talley Moscow guide

Moscow guide

November 25, 2013 by Bruce Talley Circassian Visit

Circassian Visit

November 16, 2013 by Brian Pinelli Sochi’s Gold Medal Ski Resort

Sochi’s Gold Medal Ski Resort

November 7, 2013 by Bruce Talley Perekrestok

Perekrestok

November 1, 2013 by Bruce Talley Amshenskiy Dvor

Amshenskiy Dvor

October 28, 2013 by Bruce Talley beefrancho

BeefRancho

September 17, 2013 by Bruce Talley Churchill Steak & Pub

Churchill Steak & Pub

September 10, 2013 by Bruce Talley Burger Grill

Burger Grill

Hotels

In 2013 and 2014 a number of new hotels priced in the middle range will open their doors, bridging the gap between the luxury resorts and the decaying Soviet facilities built in the 1970′s and 1980′s. Quickly finding a decent and affordable place to stay is now much easier than it was a few years ago.

Read our hotel reviews here

Short-term vacation rentals

If you plan to stay longer than a few days, renting a private apartment could be the best option. You will have your own kitchen and most apartments also have a good internet connection. The per day price for an apartment ranges between 2000 in the winter to 3500 rubles in mid season- cheaper than most three star hotels.

Accommodation during the Games

A total of 41,000 rooms are reserved for the official hospitality program and divided among guests and fans who purchase the official package deals.

Fans traveling to the Games independently may find accommodation in private guesthouses, mini-hotels, apartments and single-family homes for rent.

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Recent developments

Thanks to the Games, Sochi’s hospitality business is in flux, but growing rapidly. In the course of 2014 hotel capacity in Sochi will increase to 55,600 rooms. This number is almost double the 31,000 rooms available mid 2013.

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Weather

Sochi

Krasnaya Polyana

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