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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here for 1 night. We knew when we booked that this was more for the Soviet experience that this hotel is. It was clean enough, centrally located, and had a good breakfast. It is probably 2* standard, with the beds being very well...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the 'Joining Hotelfor our 10 Day visit to Kazakhstan, first off, the transfer from the Airport was paid for but not delivered (apparently they could arrange one when we called from the Airport at extra duplicate cost !), Ended up getting a cab,...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Stayed here 2 nights at the beginning of a 4 week trip to Central Asia. Almaty is going through a remodernisation programme post Soviet era. This hotel is definitely part of those Soviet times with wide stairs, miles of corridors and big reception areas. However,...More

Thank Paula110
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We spent two nights at the Otrar Hotel where we started our tour in Central Asia. It was a horrible experience. Our expectations were very low, but the Otrar hotel managed to deliver further frustration and disappointment. Beyond outdated and poor quality accommodation as reviewed...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Stayed here in September. Massive Soviet era hotel. Location wise - excellent facing Panfilov park and walking distance to most of the sights. Reception friendly. Breakfast was buffet style typical of central asia. Rooms were fine - basic. Only issue was that room was not...More

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"Quieter rooms at rear corner away from the attached Night Club below"
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"Rooms at the front have balconies but face the street, so avoid if traffic noise bothers you."
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"The front side has the best view, but can be a little noisy due to the busy street next to it"
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"Rooms on second floor are better"
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