Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


Ambassador Hotel
The closest Almaty comes to boutique, the Ambassador Hotel is an old-school property in the centre of the city with a limited number of rooms and some charm
Almaty Health and Spa Resort
An estate retreat not far from the city, with fabulous facilities.
WorldHotel Saltanat
Minimalist design hotel, packed with style. A favourite.
Samal Resort
One of Hg2's top Almaty hotels, this luxury retreat ticks all the boxes.
Alpina XXI
Small but comfortable and well-equipped hiking hotels.
Voyage Hotel
A quiet, courtyard hotel with quirky lift upholstery.
This fabulous time-warp of a hotel - in terms of architecture style and service - is one of the most evocative places to stay in Almaty.
Rahat Palace
A decent, if not luxuriously refurbished hotel, the Rahat will tick all the boxes without overwhelming with glamour.
Holiday Inn
A safe bet with its comfortable, neatly designed rooms and ideal location in the centre of the Business District.
Hotel Kazakhstan
An austere, spiky skyscraper, the Hotel Kazakhstan encapsulates the architect's dream for the future of Almaty. Panoramic views guaranteed.
Dostyk Hotel
Luxury apartments with grand country house style wallpaper and wooden sleigh beds.
Astana Int’l Hotel
Perfect for business travellers, this modern hotel has all of the amenities and services you need for a restful stay.

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