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  • Excellent4%
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  • Average54%
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel because of it's location to the park, cathedral and the green bazaar. The room was very warm and the aircon ineffective, had excellent lighting and wi-fi. very little shelf space in the bathroom, excellent hot water and the refrigerator works. There...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We stayed here for 1 night. We knew when we booked that this was more for the Soviet experience that this hotel is. It was clean enough, centrally located, and had a good breakfast. It is probably 2* standard, with the beds being very well...More

Thank _steph91986
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This was the 'Joining Hotelfor our 10 Day visit to Kazakhstan, first off, the transfer from the Airport was paid for but not delivered (apparently they could arrange one when we called from the Airport at extra duplicate cost !), Ended up getting a cab,...More

Thank WW_Traveller023
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Stayed here 2 nights at the beginning of a 4 week trip to Central Asia. Almaty is going through a remodernisation programme post Soviet era. This hotel is definitely part of those Soviet times with wide stairs, miles of corridors and big reception areas. However,...More

Thank Paula110
Reviewed January 29, 2018

We spent two nights at the Otrar Hotel where we started our tour in Central Asia. It was a horrible experience. Our expectations were very low, but the Otrar hotel managed to deliver further frustration and disappointment. Beyond outdated and poor quality accommodation as reviewed...More

Thank Caroline D
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$46 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Almaty
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Almaty
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Quieter rooms at rear corner away from the attached Night Club below"
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"Rooms at the front have balconies but face the street, so avoid if traffic noise bothers you."
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"The front side has the best view, but can be a little noisy due to the busy street next to it"
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"Rooms on second floor are better"
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