The Ritz-Carlton Astana
Astana, Northern Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan
At a Glance
Prime position at Talan Towers directly overlooking Bayterek Tower
Panoramic views over the surrounding city
Excellent range of wellness services
Best time to Visit
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Bordering the Russian Siberia, Northern Kazakhstan is marked by extreme continental climate with long, cold, dry winters. Astana is the second coldest capital city in the world, where temperatures can do as as low as -30 to -35 °C. Highest rainfall is expected during the summer months, but is compensated with a warmer climate. As such, Northern Kazakhstan is best visited between April-October.
To start planning your holiday to The Ritz-Carlton Astana
Ritz Carlton Astana is located in the upscale Talan Towers in the middle of Astana’s business district. Its convenient location is equally matched by the fantastic views over Kazakhstan's capital.
Ritz Carlton Astana is located in the heart of Astana’s business district, in the upmarket Talan Towers. The hotel brings modern comforts to Kazakhstan's capital, while bringing together both Central Asian and European influences. The elevation above the other buildings means that guests can enjoy fantastic views over the Astana skyline, particularly for those the higher level city view rooms. The hotel is just 15 minutes by car from the airport, and minutes away from attractions like Bayterek Monument and Nur-Astana Mosque.
Rooms are of the standard expected from the Ritz-Carlton brand, including their signature featherbeds, wide windows, and modern bathrooms with luxury amenities. Dining options are aplenty, from Mokki, an all-day dining restaurant that offers local cuisine with a cosy ambience to ?ZEN, a place to rest and relax after a day of sightseeing whilst enjoying a wide selection of snacks and afternoon tea.
Facilities include the Technogym with cardio and strength equipment in the Fitness Centre, butler services, and a whole suite of wellness services including massages, yoga classes, swimming pool and indulgent spa treatments.
Each of the Ritz-Carlton Astana's rooms come with a range of modern comforts including featherbeds, wide windows that allow a view of the city, marbled bathrooms with a rainforest shower, a bathtub and heated floors.
There is a swimming pool within the hotel, a gym with state-of-the-art cardio and strength training equipment and a wide range of massage and spa services. A terrace is available for those who wish for a breath of city air. Wifi is available at all areas and free of charge.
Live music performances are available at the dining areas at certain times, and they also offer a cooking class at an additional charge.
Astana: A Time Traveller’s View
A refreshing take on Astana as you venture into merchant’s house, historic Soviet houses, Buzuk old streets and buildings left by Kubrin’s dynasty.
Borovoe: Kazakhstan’s Switzerland
Blessed with 14 crystal clear lakes surrounded by rocks, pinewood and coniferous forests, enjoy a short walk and take a boat trip as you learn about the famous Kazakh legends in this nature reserve.
Highlights of Astana
As essential Astana city tour taking in Central Asia's largest mosque, a local museum to see the “Golden Man”, panoramic views from top of Baiterek Tower alongside other highlights including Constitution Square, and Kazakh Eli Square.
Sofievka Ethno Village
Get a glimpse into the nomadic life of traditional Kazakhs. Visit a yurt to sample local delicacies alongside Kazakh music, witness an eagle hunting demonstrations, learn how to make Kazakh cheese and gain an insight into a variety of Kazakh traditions.
Wildlife of the Korgalzhyn Steppe
Join an ornithologist and explore Korgalzhyn’s lakes for up-close encounters with some of the 300 bird species that have been spotted in the steppe, including thousands of pink flamingos.
Best of Kazakhstan
Astana, Shymkent, Almaty & Altyn Emel
from £3500 pp inc flights & transfers for 9 nights
- Diverse terrain of Singing Sand Dune, Red & White Mountains and turqouise lakes
- Get up close to the nomadic Kazakh life at Sofievka ethno-village
- Be amazed by the billion-dollar metropolis of Astana, a city of the future
Location & directions
Astana, Northern Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan
The hotel is near to various places of attraction like the Khazret Sultan Mosque and the Palace of Independence, both of which are just 5 minutes away. The hotel is also 15 minutes away from the airport and the hotel offers a shuttle service there at a small charge.
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