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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gorogly Street No. 7, Ashgabat 744000, Turkmenistan
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The Grand Turkmen Hotel
Ranked #7 of 14 Hotels in Ashgabat
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was in a really great location - ideal for wandering around the city. The rooms were really basic but clean and there was plenty of hot water. The rooms and the area were nice and quite. The breakfast was unusual - but typical for the region I guess - though rather basic. We had some drinks in the... More

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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is very good but it can also be bad.. Typical ex. Sovjet in Central Asia. Great location, and they have got the most to make guests spend a good time. Stay away from room service if you want to keep your head cool ;) Great views at the pool side, made for the guests by the new Ashgabat..

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Wales
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Just an overnight stop waiting for early morning flight. Airport is 10 minutes away. The reception is fast efficient. The rooms are fine, just very outdated, needs updating badly I would not recommend eating in the restaurant, Cold! fast food seems the option, I would have gone out to eat, but when you have a cold pizza with grilled cheese... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Comfortable enough, large room and bathroom, Satellite Television and free WiFi. Very convenient location, relatively close to the city centre, good Turkish restaurant close by too. I found the staff very helpful.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Decent wifi signal, comfortable beds, lovely views of Ashgabat, hot water in the showers and helpful staff. As others have stated, the furnishings were a bit dated, but this would not stop me from staying here again. Definitely recommended.

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13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We arrived at 4 am after the usual immigration delays from the flight from Istanbul. Staff were welcoming and the hotel was slightly better than I expected for a Soviet-era building. Our room had a balcony with a good view over the center of the city. Bed was firm and comfortable and there was lots of hot water in the... More

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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

There was free wi-fi throughout the hotel which was good after previous experience. The bedroom was rather small and dark. Not all the lights worked but the air conditioning was good. There was also a balcony. Another couple had a window looking out onto a blank wall and no balcony. The bathroom had plenty of hot water and lots of... More

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30 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was on a tour and this hotel was chosen but I beleive there are better hotels here. I stayed five different nights and had to check out and in every time - four of the rooms were poor and one was good. On my birthday I had a lovely room but the others were old Soviet type. Dismal decor... More

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57 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This hotel advertises itself as 4/5 star hotel, but that it certainly isn't. From the outside I was expecting great things and after 2 weeks on the road doing the stans I was looking forward to this. But as stated in other reviews the rooms were quite dated, we actually had one of the springs sticking out at the foot... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

First of all Katrina and her hotel manager Donovan couldn't have been more pleasant and out going. Unfortunately, I came down with a very bad cold the first couple days of our stay and while my boyfriend was out diving Katrina offered to take me on a ride to the lighthouse for some fresh air. Although I declined as I... More

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Address: Gorogly Street No. 7, Ashgabat 744000, Turkmenistan
Location: Turkmenistan > Ahal Province > Ashgabat
Hotel Class:4 star — The Grand Turkmen Hotel 4*
Also Known As:
Sheraton Ashgabat
Ashgabat Sheraton

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