This resort hotel is located next to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk’s scenic Gagarin Park at the foot of Parkovaya Mountain, a 10-minute drive from the city's business area. The resort features a sauna and a hot tub, a restaurant and a tennis court. The Ruby restaurant serves Russian, European, Pan-Asian and Japanese cuisine. Exotic cocktails can be ordered in the Crystal bar and enjoyed on the open terrace with panoramic views. Santa Resort Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TV, a minibar and balcony, and free WiFi is provided. Toiletries, bathrobes and a hairdryer are found in the private bathrooms. A swimming pool is featured in the sauna of the Santa Resort’s spa complex, and there is a well-equipped gym. Skiing courses and ski equipment are available in winter. The resort is just 3 km from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk city centre and train station. Free private parking is provided.