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Shymbulak Resort Hotel

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Shymbulak Resort Hotel - hotel at the ski resort "Shymbulak". Located in the picturesque gorge of the Ile-Alatau National Park, at an altitude of 2260 m above sea level, 25 km from the center of the city of Almaty. The hotel is 100 meters from the ski lifts. 50 comfortable rooms, a restaurant serving national and European cuisine "Sarai-Bar", sauna, high-speed Wi-Fi, convenient parking, and most importantly - the proximity to the ski lifts, making Shymbulak Resort Hotel an ideal place to relax at the resort "Shymbulak". On one side of the windows Shymbulak Resort Hotel overlooking the mountains of Ili Alatau - a mountain range in the north-west of the Tien Shan. The majestic snow-capped peaks, ski slopes, relict Tien Shan fir ... This impressive landscape is striking at sunset, when the sky turns crimson. The rooms on the other hand offers no less spectacular views of the foothills of Almaty and the surrounding area. In the evening, when the metropolis include illumination and mountain air flows descend Almaty is seen as a giant bowl with billions of vibrating lights.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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The hotel has so much potential in a perfect location, unfortunately it fails on so many points of what a hotel should offer. Yes location cannot be better than this, located right next to the piste. One lady in the reception was friendly and made no problem when we wanted to
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Stayed at Shymbulak Resort Hotel for 2 nights after hearing good things from people who had been in 2015/2016. We had to book the ‘suite’ as no other rooms left on booking.com so straight away the price we paid was ridiculously high for the quality of the accommodation but,
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I went with my friend snowboarding in Kazakhstan and we decided to stay at the Shymbulak Resort Hotel due to it‘s proximity to the ski lift. You basically step out of the hotel and you are in the middle of everything. The employees are very friendly and helpful! The breakfast
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It's a three-star hotel constructed during Soviet times and refurbished not so long ago with wood sheathing. The room for two will cost you between $50 and $65, which is reasonable. But the prices at two restaurants are very high. Just a salad cost me $20. There are seven taxis
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This is absolutely a place you must visit and spend the night at. If you're traveling on budget, the best solution is a dorm. Rooms are very cozy, amazing view of the city or the mountains, outdoor heated pool, sauna and breakfast included. Receptionists are so welcoming and
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"Breakfast is wholesome."
"Junior suite overlooking the slopes"
"We had a room facing the slopes.. and it was a certainly a room with a view!"
"It's easy. Face the slopes. The mountains are beautiful."
"Our room at mountainside resulted in some noise from the café reaching us at night situated also on the mountainside."
$16 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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