Burevestnik Sanatorium

Burevestnik Sanatorium (a unit of the Socio-Economic Programmes Implementation Centre) is one of the most comfortable and advanced treatment and rehabilitation complexes in the Leningrad Region

  • Belaya Dacha

  • Swimming pool

  • Billiards

  • Bar-Restaurant

  • Horse riding hall

  • Lake Omchino

  • Lake Svinechnoye

  • Open sites

Burevestnik is located in a picturesque, environmentally sound place not far from the town of Luga.

The Sanatorium is divided into three estates: Burevestnik, Omchino and Zvezdny. The total area is 52 hectares.
The Sanatorium offers everything that is needed for a comfortable stay and health resort therapy.
New methods of prevention, diagnosing and treatment of various diseases are used there. The specialists have developed and implemented an array of after-care programs to be selected individually.
The Sanatorium has a favorable combination of balneal and climatic resources. The local mineral spa and therapeutic mud are used for balneotherapy. The physiotherapists successfully use different kinds of hydrotherapy: underwater douche-massage, rising douche, "pearl baths", footbaths and handbaths.
The chemical tests made by the Russian Research Centre of Restorative Medicine and Balneology have shown that the mineral water used in Burevestnik is suitable for the treatment of respiratory, endocrine, alimental diseases, neuropathy and diseases of musculoskeletal apparatus.

Prevention and treatment of:

  • cardiovascular diseases
  • functional neuropathy
  • diseases of locomotor apparatus
  • respiratory diseases

There are facilities for:

  • thermotherapy (paraffin baths, mud baths)
  • physiotherapy (ultrasonic treatment, treatment by supersonic frequency currents, infrared radiation, laser therapy)
  • hydrotherapy (carbon dioxide baths, pearl baths)
  • hydrocolonotherapy
  • treatment of respiratory tract
  • manual therapy
  • cosmetology (vertical solarium)
  • SPA  

The following services are offered to the guests:

  • multi-functional sports complex
  • swimming pools for adults and children
  • lawn tennis and table tennis, billiard
  • paintball, outdoor sports grounds
  • sports equipment for hire
  • equipped beaches at the lakes Omchino and Svinechnoye
  • indoor riding hall, show jumping for adults and children
  • Finnish sauna, Russian bathhouse
  • conference room, library
  • cinema/concert hall, piano at the fireplace
  • café-bar,karaoke
  • playroom for children, modern game machines
  • zoo with open-air cages
  • free parking  
  • Excursions to Novgorod, Pskov and historical towns in the Leningrad Region.

Vodokanal employees and their families can buy sanatorium vouchers at concession prices. Moreover, Vodokanal organizes recreation for its employees' children during school vacations at the children health improvement camp Zvezdny.
Children health improvement camp Zvezdny – a real children's village which ensures a comfortable and safe stay and active recreation of children.
Zvezdny offers individual program for every group of children aimed at their comprehensive development. The children participate in thematic events, walking tours, excursions; ride horses and bicycles.
Moreover, specialized teams are organized in consideration of the children's preferences: the children from the "press-centre team" shoot joky videos and reportages about life in the camp, play the role of journalists, while the children from the "horse-riding team" learn the fundamentals of horse riding and are taught to handle horses and ponies at the riding hall.

The children recreation program comprises:

  • activities at the sports complex (swimming pool, volleyball, basketball, soccer, lawn/table tennis, trampoline hall and gym hall)
  • games at the outdoor sports grounds (volleyball, basketball, soccer, lawn/table tennis, badminton, slides)
  • rent of sports equipment (bicycles, boats, catamarans, skates)
  • swimming in the lake (during summer vacations)
  • riding horses and ponies in the riding hall, trips on horses
  • classes in hobby groups (beadweaving, origami, clay modeling, ceramics, painting, wood painting, embroidery, wickerwork, airplane modelling)
  • excursion programs
  • unique developing classes and games at the Environmental Centre (located in the Sanatorium area)
  • quizes, contests, musical concerts and discotheques.  


Unforgettable visit to the zoo where the children can see a brown bear, camels, moufflons, peacocks, ostriches and other animals.

Vouchers to Burevestnik Sanatorium and Children’s Health Improvement Camp Zvezdny can be bought by anyone, not only by Vodokanal employees. How to buy a voucher?

Burevestnik Sanatorium:

Office in St. Petersburg:

7, Zelenkov per.
Telephone: 8 (812) 329-34-40, 329-34-84, 8 (921) 965-65-50
Fax: 8 (812) 438-44-85.

Office in Luga:

house 16, Zapadnaya Street, Telephone: 8 (813-72) 4-33-03, 2-36-60

Burevestnik Sanatorium web-site: www.vodokanal-zagorod.ru