A prominent work of contemporary architecture and a top-tier luxury hotel setting a new standard in chic, high-end living and hospitality, the Ritz-Carlton in Kazakhstan’s capital of Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, stands as an emblem of the city’s growing prominence and sophistication. Guests at the Ritz-Carlton Astana enjoy unparalleled service and hospitality in this five star hotel elevated above the glowing urban landscape and have an array of services and facilities at their disposal. Three unique restaurants beckon with everything from decadent protein entrées to fresh, organic produce, teas, and other lighter options. There is also a cutting-edge spa and fitness center that cater to activity- and wellness-seeking guests of all kinds. For families, the Ritz-Carlton Astana offers a variety of child-oriented activities such as storytelling, cooking classes, baby cribs, and more. An array of room and suite options are available for guests, as is the exclusive Club Level Experience, reserved for those seeking true excellence in their stay. With its panoramic views, artfully decorated accommodations, and industry-leading amenities and services, the Ritz-Carlton Astana is an elite-level hospitality experience.
Exceptional Culinary Establishments: The hotel’s three restaurants – MÖKKI, Selfie Restaurant, and ӨZEN – are among the vanguard when it comes to the fine dining landscape of Astana. Guests may enjoy sampling the traditional cuisine of Kazakhstan or branch out and test their palate on innovative courses.
A History of Excellence: The name “Ritz-Carlton” is synonymous with class and luxury in the hospitality industry – and with good reason, as evident in the beautiful décor and tasteful, spacious layouts of Ritz-Carlton Astana accommodations.
Ballroom Extravagance: The Ritz-Carlton Astana’s jaw-dropping 10,764-square-foot ballroom is an exquisite setting of glittering crystal chandeliers, elegant lighting, and sophisticated arrangement.
With an array of room and suite options, along with the exclusive Club Lounge Experience, The Ritz-Carlton Astana has suitable accommodations for parties large and small. Guests may choose between a Deluxe or Club Room and between the Junior, Executive, Carlton, or Ritz-Carlton Suite. The Club Room Experience is a fantastic additional option for guests seeking to boost their stay to the highest possible level. Among shared amenities between all room and suite types are expansive views with abundant natural light access, heated floors, marble bathrooms with a separate bathtub, rainforest shower, and double vanities, and access to a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, and steam room.
Deluxe rooms, at 430 square feet, can sleep four adults and feature a king or queen bed, with a crib, rollaway bed, or connecting room all available upon request. Floor-to-ceiling windows, an ample walk-in closet, and touch-screen room control panels are just a few amenities that await guests. Club Level Lounge Access is available upon request for guests who stay in Deluxe rooms.
Club Room guests enjoy essentially the same amenities and room aspects as Deluxe Room guests, but they also gain access to the exclusive Club Lounge Experience. The Club Lounge includes a unique, extravagant set of services and amenities such as complimentary culinary and beverage offerings throughout the day, complimentary garment pressing of up to two pieces per stay, preferred reservations in the hotel’s spa, bars, and restaurants, and a private lounge and cocktail bar, among others.
The 807-square-foot Junior Suite features a separate spacious living area, in addition to a king-sized bed and a 3-adult sleeping capacity, and is finished with the highest quality fabrics and wood. Other amenities and features, such as Wi-Fi access, an LED television, and a fully stocked mini bar align with those of the Deluxe Room.
At 1,237 square feet, the Executive Suite sleeps three adults and includes a king-sized bed, along with the same amenities as featured in the aforementioned room and suite types. The Executive Suite also has a spacious formal dining area with seating for six.
The Carlton Suite embodies the meaning of “luxury” with connecting suite and room options and a king-sized bed, lavishly appointed master and guest bathrooms, complimentary Club Lounge access, a dedicated personalized butler service, an elegantly furnished living area, and a spacious formal dining area with seating for eight. The Carlton Suite is an ample 1,668 square feet.
The Ritz-Carlton Suite is a unique living experience and the pinnacle of hospitality. Guests who choose this option enjoy all the features of the Carlton Suite and more in this 2,906-square-foot suite that also includes complimentary Club Lounge access.
The Ritz-Carlton Astana facilities include a spa, fitness center, and outstanding event space. Along with offering standard salon and spa treatments such as massages, facials, manicure, pedicure, personalized hair services, and more, the Ritz-Carlton Astana Spa caters to ladies with special spa packages such as the Ladies Spa Day and Girls Day Out. The fitness center boasts highly specialized cardiovascular and strength training equipment and offers a wide selection of private classes and personalized training sessions.
The Ritz-Carlton Astana’s opulent ballroom is a world-class wedding and event venue. The hotel even offers dedicated planning experts to assist guests in logistics leading up to their big day.
The 24-hour Fitness Center stands out in its top-of-the-line equipment and varied classes and personal trainer-booking opportunities. Yoga practices, meditation, and relaxation techniques for holistic living are taught alongside techniques that foster strength, agility, endurance, and more.
The Ritz-Carlton Astana Spa has more to offer than just ladies-focused packages and services – the exclusive Romantic Moonlight package is not one to miss. Couples enjoy Ballroom Event Space a 90-minute hot stone massage followed by a private bath adorned with floating rose petals in a moonlit couples’ suite.
Refined cuisine with a regional twist is the norm at the Ritz-Carlton Astana’s three fine offerings in the food and beverage realm. While MÖKKI is an all-day restaurant oriented toward family dining and featuring cuisine crafted from only the best locally sourced, seasonal flavors and ingredients, Selfie Restaurant is an ambitious new benchmark for refined cuisine and rich flavor. Lastly, ӨZEN, the Kazakh translation of “River,” is an ideal place to linger over light tapas and indulge in a coffee or a cocktail.
Guests seeking familiar sights, smells, and a feeling of comfort from their culinary experience need look no further than MÖKKI. The restaurant also offers Sunday Brunch and Business Lunch options.
Located near the main entrance and lobby, ӨZEN is an ideal spot for a tranquil cup of tea, a cocktail, or a light organic snack among friends.
The brainchild of talented restaurateur Alexander Orlov and renowned chef Anatoly Kazakov, Selfie Restaurant is a world-class gastronomic experience in which sumptuous flavors meld with an extensive Old and New World wine selection.
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