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    Samal Resort & Spa

    Gornaya St., 548, Almaty 050059, Kazakhstan
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good32%
    • Average3%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible0%
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    “bus stop” (2 reviews)
    “long flight” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 12 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    So, the hotel and the facilities are quite nice! The bedrooms and bathrooms are beautiful, but beware. The beds are super hard and lumpy. It's like sleeping on the box spring. I'm mostly confused about why they call themselves a spa. Most hotels have a...More

    Thank murffbunch
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    I chose the hotel because I wanted to stay out of town, and this hotel looked perfect for me, it was very quiet, the staff helpful and there is a great restaurant just next door. The room was bright and clean, I was able to...More

    Thank onlyoneball
    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    This hotel is minutes away from Medeu Ice Rink and is located next to a bus stop. The hotel s beautiful and the breakfast is great. We hiked every day and came back for a soak at the spa. The hotel takes good care of...More

    Thank momdaughtertakeworld
    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    For those used to hotels Kazakh style, Samal Spa is a breath of fresh air. Large and well-appointed rooms, with high quality linens and decor. No tea/coffee facilities in room, but very prompt and attentive room-service brings hot drinks almost immediately. Perfect base for skiing...More

    Thank Jayne H
    Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

    The hotel itself is situated in a very nice mountain area, relaxed and quiet atmosphere is provided. Although the hotel is located pretty far away from city and still not so close to Medeo, keep that in mind. Decor is alright, nothing really to complain...More

    Thank Y C
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    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 88 - USD 121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Almaty
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    "beware, the beds are HARD!!!!"
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    "am sure all of the rooms have great views, mine was on the front with amazing views"
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