Rahat Palace Hotel is a "comfortable" Hotel (Rahat means comfortable in Kazakh language!). This is the place to go to be treated formally as a VIP. Rahat has an excellent location near the Circus, along the river, and at a walking distance to both the KazNU and KazNITU Universiti…
Rahat Palace is a very good property, we were told earlier it was being managed by some international chain but now the management had changed.
The room were spacious but furnishing was quite poor. We were in a group with six rooms. Some rooms had torn curtains and some where t…
If you like being treated formally, this is the place for you. The service is excellent, the rooms are pristine, and the restaurant options are good - the outdoor restaurant is great for Chicken Tabaka grilled in an outdoor brick oven.
We were a group of 150 people from India. But the check in process at the hotel was extremely smooth! Thank God.
The staff was very efficient and polite.
Breakfast for such a large group was also, more or less glitch free. However there was almost nothing except, fruit and cereal…
Tau Samal at Rahat Palace Hotel has the best shashlik in Almaty, without a doubt! I had very tender and juicy lamb and beef shashlik which were both perfectly prepared. The staff is very helpful and the place is very nice to hang out during the hot summer.
"Best views with balcony from rooms at upper floors (> 5th)"
"North facing on an upper floor to get best mountain views."
"Looking at the garden is most preferable"
"Room standard furniture was old , toilet old... must renovation"
"Talk to the reception - they will find what you need."