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Kazahstan

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Dostyk Ave., 52/2, Almaty 50051, Kazakhstan
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Ranked #27 of 58 hotels in Almaty
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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56 reviews 56 reviews
37 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Old style Soviet hotel, could do with a massive refurbishment. I understand some rooms have been updated, mine wasn't. Small room, old furniture, far too hot. I had to sleep with the window wide open in November!!! but basically clean. good Wi-Fi and my favorite touch in the room, a No Smoking sign, placed in an ashtray!! The architecture of... More

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Ahmedabad, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Finding a good hotel whenever you are travelling abroad is always a difficult task. This Hotel i find is quite reasonable to stay. Breakfast was good and full of varieties. Good location and value for money

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Frankfurt
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83 reviews 83 reviews
26 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I have learnt a valuable lesson while staying at this hotel. Never trust your colleagues above trip advisor! It is truly the dirtiest, most disgusting hotel I have ever stayed at and will ever stay at. I travel a far bit for work, and when I can for pleasure, and I have been to over 50 countries around the world... More

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Gdynia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

The place really tells you the recent history of Kazakstan well! Massive building, grandeur lobby, but already lifts and corridors remeber the soviet times. I had to change the room (apartment paid by my hosts) because the first one had the safe which deprogramed itself and started making loud noises:). The second one (12th florr) was much better. It missed... More

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

For what you pay a night you would expect at the very least for the TV to work and a functional bathroom. The hose on the shower head leaked so bad 50% of the water was lost before it left the shower head. Our TV didn't work and when we called for service a maid showed up to tell us... More

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Bishkek, Kırgızistan
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77 reviews 77 reviews
25 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Although Kazakhstan is growing and developing, Hotel Kazakhstan's poor room standard is the same. They renovated most of the rooms but its really hard to get the comfort out of it. The bathrooms have really small sink. You can't even wash your face or shave without splashing water on the ground.The shower cabins are 15cm higher than the floor level.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Pathetic hotel Horrendous rooms Absolutely no sense of hospitality (but then that is synonymous with all establishments in Kazakhstan) Rude reception staff.. English is like a language of the aliens. ..and I did not even spend the night after checking in. It felt like a brothel inspite of its grandeur exterior and lobby.

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Forbes, Australia
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28 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Past it's glory days, Stayed here many times, the last in October 2012 for about $330 per night. That time was my worst experience, grubby rooms, poor service, very overpriced for what you got. On my floor, there was broken furniture and rolled up carpet at the end of the hallway. I asked for safe in my room but there... More

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Rochester, New York, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This is a review for a room for $200 per day. September 2013. 1. Dirty carpets. 2. Dirt behind night stands: small hills of dust, some papers left by the previous clients. 3. Broken locks in the bathroom. We told to the manager to fix it; no reaction for 5 days. 4. THEY REQUIRE YOU TO PAY IN ADVANCE. 5.... More

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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130 reviews 130 reviews
26 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Great location, two good close restaurants on the property and a good view from upper level rooms. Small cramped rooms, deteriorating infrastructure and a generally shabby appearance once you're out of the lobby. The state of the hotel provides a powerful incentive to get out and explore the surroundings. There appears to be some renovation going on so request a... More

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Address: Dostyk Ave., 52/2, Almaty 50051, Kazakhstan
Location: Kazakhstan > Almaty
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kazahstan 3*
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The four-star 26-storey hotel "Kazakhstan" is located in a picturesque location of Almaty. From the windows of the hotel magnificent view of snow-capped peaks of Trans-Ili Alatau is opening. Ecologically clean area, where the hotel is located, the heart of business and administrative center of Almaty is connected by transportation routes to any point of the city. In five-minute walk from the hotel are office buildings, schools, banks, restaurants, museums, parks, theaters and monuments. ... more   less 

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