Breaking the journey to or from us in Suzdal would be advisable, given the distances involved. Suzdal is 20 miles from us.
As far as hotels go, we would recommend the Beli Bereg, the Pushkarskaya Sloboda and the Veli.
There also guest houses suitable for groups on http://hellosuzdal.ru/dacha
. Contact Diana for details on +7-926-342-23-05
. The code "REKA MIRA" will get you a 10% discount.
There are many offerings, of course, on Booking.com, including guest houses (standard and premium) which might be a cheaper and more secluded option than a hotel, as well as private houses.