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Kurortny District

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Kurortny District

Kurortny District (Russian: Куро́ртный райо́н) is a district of the federal city of St. Petersburg, Russia, located on the Karelian Isthmus along the northern shore of the Gulf of Finland. As of the 2010 Census, its population: was 70,589;[1] up from 67,511 recorded in the 2002 Census.[2]

Contents

  • Municipal divisions 1
  • Tourism 2
  • Health 3
  • References 4
    • Notes 4.1
    • Sources 4.2

Municipal divisions

Kurortny District comprises two municipal towns (Sestroretsk and Zelenogorsk) and nine municipal settlements (Beloostrov, Komarovo, Molodyozhnoye, Pesochny, Repino, Serovo, Smolyachkovo, Solnechnoye, and Ushkovo).[3]

Tourism

Tourism in the district is driven by Finnish bus tours. The current hotel stock is predominantly economy class, with a few four star hotels. Plans to develop the region's hotel stock are coming to fruition, but the area lacks strong tourist demand.

Health

A large hospital and rehabilitation center is situated in Sestroretsk.

References

Notes

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  3. ^ Law #411-68

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