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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I stayed at Berkana hotel many times during my visits to Almaty. Small, comfortable hotel with clean rooms and good beds, decent breakfast. Location is very convenient. Very friendly and hospitable staff. If you are looking good hotel in Almaty for reasonable price I would highly recommend Berkana.

Thank Tsogt G
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Our stay at the hotel Berkana was enjoyable and relaxing. Excellent service, professional hospitable staff, they took care of every need. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Good location with many attractions near by. Highly recommended!!!

Thank Aigerim S
West of Ireland
Reviewed 27 August 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights. When first you arrive, it looks old and run down. But this is Kazachstan. Walk inside to a basic lobby, where check in was quick and easy, despite the staff not having English nor I Russian. Wifi is available for free. The bedrooms were basic but clean. Bed was comfortable. Shower was amazingly powerful,...

1Thank Jimbo325ci
Reviewed 29 September 2012

This hotel has a run-down look from the outside but was clean and well kept inside. (The toilet plastic toilet seat in my room, I believe 103, appeared to have cigarette ash burns in it and should be replaced.) The prices were very reasonable and included a decent breakfast. The staff were very friendly and helpful. They did not speak...

Thank PrincetonianMan
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 November 2011

If you are planning to stay for a while in Almaty I highy recommend this hotel due to the large size of the rooms which come with a large lounge room area in addition to the bedroom. The rooms arent luxurious but are comfortable enough. Wifi is available and good quality and free. The breakfasts served are modest, and if...

Thank Andrew255103
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2011

This place was comfortable and homey. It included a great spacious room, equipped with everything you need and even more (a phone in the wasroom!), an excellent yummy breakfast, prepared in front of you from the freshiest ingredients. I will definitely recommend this cosy B&B hotel, if you visit Almaty!

Thank smartraveller8
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2011

I don't speak Russian, which is somewhat embarassing in a Russian speaking city, so having a clean friendly place to stay is very important to me, so I can relax at home. I had suite 100, which has a large south facing balcony, seperate living room, foyer, and bedroom. A closet that locks, a huge bath tub, but not a...

1Thank QCseismic
Reviewed 2 February 2010

Booked our hotel via email, and really did not know what to expect. When we arrived to Almaty and got to our hotel, it looked a bit simple on the outside and in the lobby (not the 5 star quality we were used to). But when we got to our room...all our worries were gone! VERY spacious, clean, and well-equipped...

1Thank StyleBlog
Reviewed 28 July 2009

Kazakhstan was our last stop on a 3 week 4 country vacation. I must say that I did not know what to expect. I found the the information on the internet on hotels in Almaty limited. After searching online we found the Hotel Berkana in our price range (~$150 Canadian per night). Rooms Our room was large. It had a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel Berkana is located in the city center close to such landmarks as: Train Station Almaty - 2, Trade House "Zangar" -TSUM, " Children's World "- Detski Mir store", Technodom " shopping center «Silk Way City», 24/7 Gastronom "Jubilee", The Central Post Office, Park Gorky of Culture and Leisure. Park of 28 Gvardeitsev . In the same building as the hotel there is a medical center «INTERTEACH». The Hotel Berkana has 13 comfortable rooms. They are equipped with : air-conditioning ( winter-summer ) refrigerator with mini bar, shower cabin or bath tab, a TV with cable TV Alma-TV, local and long-distance telephone lines, with the ability to connect a personal computer and Internet access (Wi-Fi), single payment for the access code to the Wi-Fi - 500 KZT. ... more   less 

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Address: Aiteke Bi St., 83, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Region: Kazakhstan > Almaty
Price Range: $63 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Berkana 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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