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Dostyk Hotel

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Kurmangazy St., 36, Almaty 050021, Kazakhstan
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Ranked #8 of 65 Hotels in Almaty
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family visited Almaty in June 2015. We spent two nights at the Dostyk, left the city and returned for a final night. We arrived at 4:30 a.m. with bags lost on the flight. They would make it back to Almaty until after we had left the city for the first time. The hotel staff worked with KLM to get... More 

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 star hotel with a nice pool, sauna. Small rooms but very modern, good wifi. Friendly staff. Lobby is a good place for businesses meetings. Ride to airport takes half hour if no traffic. Enjoyed my stay.

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Moscow
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here 5 nights for business. Plus side is hotel well located for restaurants and other attractions. Rooms are ok but small and lacking tea and coffee making. Breakfast is rather Asian . Staff seemed demotivated and check out best described as chaotic.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Excellent choice for a weekend stay in Almaty. Located in a central, yet very quiet and peaceful area, ideal for solo travelers in terms of price, hotel facilities and personal security. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. A good spa area with numerous steams and pool area. A good variety for breakfast. Rooms are neat and though furniture is... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I stayed in Dostyk last week during a 2 day business trip in Almaty. I was picked up at the airport by the hotel's van. Unfortunately none of the people spoke English but it all worked out well at the end. I arrived at the hotel quite late and the reception staff was very helpful and pleasant and my check... More 

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Atyrau, Kazakhstan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Dostyk Hotel Almaty, is very good hotel, Located in city center. Hotel staff very helpful, rooms are large and clean. I had good sleep in big bed. internet is free and good signal. Breakfast has a lot chooses.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Grand entrance is impressive in what I eventually classify as an expensive but more than decent business hotel, I do feel however that their prices are way over the top and this has caused me to rate the hotel as average. I couldn't really complain about the room as it has everything you would expect in a modern hotel including... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Due to some business connections we stayed in this hotel for a 2nd time. Even worse that before. Room itself is ok but hopelessly outdated. No water and no kettle provided. Not even starting about any amenities. Breakfast is an outright catastrophe. Pls check my "buffet" picture. Just a few pastries and that's it. No jams or any quality hams/cheese.... More 

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

A nice hotel centrally located near attractions, shopping and restaurants. Nice size rooms with average quality amenities and furniture. The buffet breakfast was quite good. The staff was courteous, friendly and helpful.

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72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Stayed here on business and had a seminar for few days on the 4th Floor. Excellent hotel, good, clean modern rooms that are well equipped. Wet room shower was good, hot, and a good power. Free wifi throughout and safe in room. Bar good but smoking is allowed so that can be a problem. The restaurant on the ground floor... More 

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