Location: With the soaring peaks of the Ile-Alatau mountains to the south and the city of Almaty laid out to the north, the Ritz Carlton lies between wild nature and urban action.
Services: Every care is taken to ensure guests are satisfied at every turn, from airport limousine services to 24-hour concierge on hand at all times.
History: This ultra-chic, contemporary hotel soars above the ancient city of Almaty, juxtaposing the historic with modern-day Kazakhstan.
Occupying the top ten floors of the Esentai Tower, the Ritz Carlton enjoys unrivalled views of Almaty and the sweeping, jagged, snow-peaked Ile-Alatau mountain range. Guests choosing to stay here have the best of both worlds with easy access to the city and all its famous historic sights as well as the ski slopes in the national park to the south. After a long day on the piste or exploring the city, guests can ascend the escalator into the luxurious surroundings and enjoy all that the hotel has to offer. With restaurants and bars decorated with the latest works from the hottest modern artists in the country, from cocktails with a view to sumptuous dishes prepared with expertise, dining and drinking at the Ritz Carlton is a feast for the senses. Rooms and suites boast stunning panoramas and are fitted with every modern convenience and comfort. Meanwhile, the acclaimed Six Senses Spa offers a retreat from the stresses of everyday life.
A stay at the Ritz Carlton Almaty is an escape into comfort and luxury with a range of suites and rooms available, all with wonderful views of the city or the surrounding landscape. Each is its own self-contained paradise.
With more than 1000 square feet of space, the club suites boast a sleeping area separated from the living and working space. Light floods in from the floor to ceiling windows for optimum enjoyment of the view. Fully equipped, the suites are as convenient as they are luxurious with marble bathroom, elegant products and all the mod cons.
Deluxe rooms can be configured with a double king bed or twin queen-size beds, all with sumptuous linens for a restful sleep. Rooms feature LCD satellite televisions, iPod docks with speaker systems and refreshments via mini-bar and coffee machine. En-suite bathrooms boast rainforest showers, separate bathtub and luxurious toiletries.
Featuring a large living and dining area with separate kitchenette, which adjoin the lavish master bathroom and guest bathroom, the Ritz Carlton Suite is a spacious 2500 square feet of luxury. With 270-degree panoramas from the 27th floor, there really is no better accommodation from which to view the city. What’s more, for added relaxation, butler service is available on-demand.
Every need is attended to at the Ritz Carlton Almaty. From coffee and pastries, beauty treatments and spa facilities, to full concierge services and a state-of-the-art fitness center, guests can indulge every craving and with the amenities to suit them perfectly.
Every sweet tooth is rewarded with a delectable array of artfully-crafted desserts, pastries and hot drinks, perfect to start the day. What’s more, the artisan bakers can prepare made-to-order cakes for any special occasion.
With sweeping views of snowy mountains and historic buildings, the treatment rooms at the hotel spa are the perfect place to relax and unwind with the comprehensive menu of beauty and well-being specialities.
Elegance and glamor are the watchwords throughout the Ritz Carlton’s food and beverage outlets. From steak and sushi to high-end whiskeys and cocktails, to champagne and afternoon tea, guests can drink and dine whilst enjoying unrivalled views.
Meat lovers will delight in the sizzling creations from the hotel’s signature steakhouse, set in colorful and artistic decor. Or alternatively, lighter options, from sushi to bar snacks are available in the adjoining bar with its sweeping views from the 28th floor.
Guests in search of a little elegance can recline with afternoon tea or a glass of champagne from 3pm to 5pm in the sumptuous and comfortable Sky Lounge with a stunning backdrop of the of the city. For a sophisticated night cap, an unrivalled range of whiskeys are available in the adjacent Sky Bar with its floor-to-ceiling windows looking out from the 30th floor.
Guests can enjoy artfully-crafted drinks accompanied by delicious sushi platters or snacks from the grill on this trendy alfresco terrace just outside the Ritz Carlton Ballroom.
Diners can linger over delicious and relaxed meals at Vista on the 30th floor. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served daily and the popular Sunday brunch features a Bloody Mary bar.