There are tourists who organize their trips on their own.
They themselves buy air tickets and insurance, look for suitable hotels themselves or negotiate with the apartment owners. The process is fascinating, but it takes time, it is important not to make a mistake with the choice of the hotel and room.

The Apriori Hotel will help self-tourism beginners to understand terms, hotel categories and room types. Whether you decide to travel on your own or on a tour, across Europe, Asia or Russia - our cheat sheet will help you choose the right number.

Focusing on the "stars" the tourist understands whether he can count on good food at the hotel, parking, round-the-clock service and daily change of bed linen. Choosing resort hotels, you should focus on the category "3 stars" and above. In such hotels, tourists can stay comfortably, count on breakfasts and dinners, bari daily change of bed linen. For example, at the Apriori hotel you can book a room with a balcony and sea views. Small cozy hotel - maximum attention to guests, homely atmosphere and excellent cuisine!
Hotel rooms vary in size and furnishings. On the hotel website or in the tourist voucher, the categories are indicated in full, or in the form of an abbreviation. Below are the most common hotel designations in Europe and Asia.

Apartment - an apartment with a kitchen and some rooms.

Standard (STD) - a one-room suite with a separate bathroom and an entrance hall, SGL - single, DBL - double, TRPL - triple.

Balconyroom - "standard" room with a balcony.

Superior - larger than the standard area, more refined furnished and has a more attractive view from the window.

Familyroom is a spacious room with extra beds (EXB - extrabed), popular with families with children.

BDR, BDRM (bedroom) - a number with a bedroom, the figure before the abbreviation BDR indicates the number of bedrooms.

Connectedrooms - two rooms located next to each other and have a connecting door.

Business room is equipped with the necessary office equipment and Internet access.

Studio - small room or kitchen suite.

JuniorSuite - 1-room suite with improved layout.

Suite is a superior room with a living room and a bedroom.

Deluxe is the most luxurious, spacious and comfortable room, it can include one or several rooms.

Honeymoonroom is a luxurious honeymoon room with a large bed and a romantic interior.

If you are going on a trip to the Kaliningrad region and plan to stay in Zelenogradsk, you can choose one of the cozy coastal hotels that receive guests all year round. In the hotel "Apriori" you will be offered comfortable double, triple "standards" with a panoramic view of the city or the Baltic Sea, superior "suites", rooms "comfort" or "attic". You can book a cozy room in Zelenogradsk on our website or by calling: +7 (4012) 92-06-59 .