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Shiny River Hotel

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Shiny River Hotel set in a quiet oasis just off the Embankment and overlooking the river Ulba. The Hotel has a prime location for both business and leisure. Situated in Ust-Kamenogorsk city center Shiny River Hotel is minutes away from main dining, shopping and entertainment venues. Undoubtedly, the most modern place of the town, the Shiny River Hotel combines western sophistication and comfort with typically Asian warmth. The Hotel has at the inside 79 thoughtfully appointed guest rooms of different sizes ranging from the economy standards up to the spacious 105 sq meters suites, restaurant, two bars, equipped Business Centre, conference and meeting rooms, banqueting service. Guest rooms feature air conditioning, refrigerated private bar, cable television, direct dial telephone, WiFi internet access and a full range of personal care amenities.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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It’s nicely positioned in the center of the city, it’s good, well arranged and managed, with most of what one would expect from the hotel Comparable to the other cities in KZ this one has good hotels, Coming back to But... it’s already “tired” and needs some renovation. It’s
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The Shiny River Hotel in Oskemen was our base of operations in the city at the end of May. It was fairly average, we weren’t expecting a lot really. The staff were friendly and willing to help with anything we needed, the hotel had issues with hot water, we asked for non-smoking
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In total it os a good hotel to stay. The breakfast is ok. The matress in the cheapest rooms are horrible though. The reception staff is ready to help you. Shower leaks, half of the room wass under water.
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The room was very hot. You have to keep the window open all the time. Towels and sheets had a trace of blood. No spare toilet papers. Water was cold sometimes. Reception is not friendly. Not willing to responde your questions.
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Fairly standard hotel. The hotel offers many different room options varying from ultra-cheap to significantly more expensive. I'm not certain what type of room we had, but it was very small, smokey and nothing to write home about. Next time I would upgrade the room and ask
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"upgrade the room. Don't go for cheap."
"Get an upper floor...2nd floor, although convenient because you don't have to take the elevation and can use the lobby stairs....they are noisy."
"Pay a little more and get one of the top rated rooms or suites - it does not pay to go cheap here."
"try to get on the 6th floor, exec rooms. Romm rates do vary upon size/location."
US$ 104 - US$ 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
KazakhstanEast Kazakhstan ProvinceOskemen
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