White sand, swimming in the refreshing water and sipping fancy cocktails - all without leaving Moscow? - all without leaving Moscow?

It’s not magic; it’s our selection of the best beach clubs for this summer in the city!

If you’re not planning a beach getaway this summer - Don’t sweat it in the city, as Moscow has some great beach clubs to offer.

We selected a colorful mix for you, from sandy beach, water activities, to jet set and pure relaxation.

So put on your swimwear and get ready for the summer in Moscow!

Royal Beach Club (Novikov)

Here, in the middle of Moscow, located near Vodny Station, all sunbathers find a beautiful spot in one of Moscow’s fanciest beach clubs.Like a resting-place, an oasis, the Royal Beach Club has everything you’re looking for.

Clean water, white sand, beach chairs, towels, a small pool, a kids playground, beach volleyball, a bar with evening program and a restaurant offering European and Japanese cuisine.

The Royal Beach Club is "the very special bit" of holiday in the Russian capital.

The cost for a beach bed:

1000 rub/day (Monday-Thursday),

2000 rub/day (Friday-Sunday, holidays)

The cost for a beach bed in the VIP-zone:

2000 rub/day (Monday-Thursday),

4000 rub/hour (Friday-Sunday, holidays)

(Please note that prices might have changed in 2019)

Address: Leningradskoye sh. 39 с23 Metro: Vodny Stadion Phone: +7 926 469-21-59

Shore House (Novikov)

Enjoy the summer with a holiday feeling, food from different countries and all in an exclusive beach club atmosphere outfitted in the style of Mediterranean minimalism.

During summer season guests of the yacht club restaurant can enjoy sunbath and have a rest at the pool with the maximum comfort.

The yacht club Shore House is located on the premises of Crocus City and combines leisure with thrills.

This place offers guests beach volleyball, different water activities such as waterski, a pool with chaise lounges, towels and umbrellas and locker rooms.

It’s also possible to rent VIP tents and enjoy special dishes fromdifferent countries around the globe and smoke a hookah.

Entrance fee for pool and beach:

Weekdays - 1 000 rubles (an entrance, a towel, a chaise lounge)

The days off - 2 000 rubles (an entrance, a towel, a chaise lounge)

Rent VIP of tents:

Weekdays - 15 000 rubles

The days off - 25 000 rubles

Please note, only cash is accepted and prices might have changed!

Address: MKAD 65-66km, Crocus City Phone: +7 926 779 84-31

Olive Beach (Ginza)

Olive Beach is situated next to Andreyevsky Bridge on the grounds of Gorky Park, only within 10 minutes drive from Moscow historic center.

This trendy riverbank hangout features white tents, beach chairs, beanbags, beach umbrellas, and shady olive trees.

Meet up with friends, and spend a relaxing afternoon catching some sun with refreshing and delicious drinks and good food.

During weekdays Olive also offers yoga classes, contemporary art exhibitions, and installations. On Fridays, you can enjoy jazz bands and lounge performers, and on Sundays, kids can enjoy their particular entertainment program.

Address: Pushkinskaya nab., Gorky Park Metro: Park Kultury Phonel: +7 963 753-22-42

Uletay Beach No. 3

This summer oasis is located in the silver pine forest, one of the most environmentally friendly natural areas in Moscow, only 15 minutes drive from the town center.

The unique natural landscape, the scent of the coniferous forest, the clear water of the river, and the warm sunshine will recharge your batteries and take you out of the city's hustle and bustle.

Beach accessories Uletay offers:

Rent of hammock, beach beds, mattress for beach beds, chaise lounges and sale of towels.

Address: 4th line of Horoshevsky silver pine forest, Beach No. 3, left side

Phone: +7 901 570-02-30

Prichal (Novikov)

Prichal means "pier" in Russian. This spot is indeed a little known jewel of outside Moscow. Prichal is the perfect place for those who yearn for a quiet and relaxing summer day in a beautiful forest landscape along the river, surrounded by the rich and beautiful.

This place offers a small pool on a boardwalk, beach chairs, towels, volleyball, and a kids playground. But it also scores with an excellent restaurant which is arranged like a large wooden terrace along the beautiful river in the middle of Moscow's countryside.

To get there, it takes you around 1hour from Moscow center without traffic, and it's a 5-10min drive from Barvikha Luxury Village, Hotel & Spa.

The car park outside indicates a top clientele.

The cost for a beach bed (Prices might have changed in 2019):

approx 1000-2000 rubles.

Address: Ilyinskoye shosse, 2nd км

Phone: +7 495 635-40-32

The Bassein

The Bassein is a summer beach place in the heart of the capital.

Fans of active recreation will definitely like this place.

You can relax by one of the two pools, one of which is heated, or enjoy cool beach parties.

This place offers visitors for an extra fee table tennis, badminton or frisbee.

Entrance ticket costs from 500 rubles.

Address: Mit'kovskiy Proyezd, 1

Metro: Sokolniki

Phone: +7 925 350-70-70