Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Almaty

7Sky Lounge Bar
Miami comes to Kazakhstan with this tribute to the joys of cabana beach clubs.
Biskvit
Popular for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and even a nightcap, Biscvit is an old favourite in Almaty.
Coffeedelia II
If you like a little live entertainment with your jumbo latte, Coffeedelia's younger sister gets glammed up at night.
Coffeemania
Stylish new hang-out spot that's popular with the cool kids.
Da Freak
Hosting international DJs this is a haven for serious house-music buffs.
Dostyk Hotel
Luxury apartments with grand country house style wallpaper and wooden sleigh beds.
Favor
A little hidden but well-worth the search, Favor does steaks like nobody's business.
Four Rooms
Chic concept store selling beautiful Italian clothes and accessories.
Galerie Esthetique
Beauty brands galore at this chic beauty salon.
GQ
A guilt-free gourmet restaurant where the customers are quite rich but the food isn't. It has all the trappings of a place where you would go for an indulgent night out with the bonus of a wonderfully healthy menu.
Hediard
Expensive little tidbits and gourmet foodstuffs on offer at this pricey deli.
Line Brew Mix
The clue is in the name here, with everything in this restaurant a real mix of flavours, styles and diners.
Primavera
Elegant fusion restaurant with a New York penthouse feel. Go for sunset drinks to enjoy the great views.
Rahat Palace
A decent, if not luxuriously refurbished hotel, the Rahat will tick all the boxes without overwhelming with glamour.
Sadu
With a chic interior sophisticated menu and health-promoting juices this boutique / restaurant combo is a wonderful place to visit for lunch.
Telli
An on-site homeopathic pharmacy complements the high end skincare brands at Telli.
Telli Café
The ideal spot for health fanatics, Telli offers a range of sensitive services.
Velvet Lounge
The ultimate rock'n'roll location, this place knows how to party.
Vertaliot Public Lounge
Perfect for weekend partying, as the young crowd sweep in to drink and dance.
Vobla
If you're in need of a long cool beer to wash down your food, Vobla is the place to find it.
WorldHotel Saltanat
Minimalist design hotel, packed with style. A favourite.
XO
Smaller than most Almaty clubs, but with a buzzing atmosphere, get monochRome delirious to cognac cocktails.

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