Explore the city from this hotel's enviable location in Astana, Kzakhstan
Astana, located on the banks of the Ishim River, has been the capital of Kazakhstan since 1997. The city has a lot to offer when it comes to sightseeing, including the modern government quarter, the landmark Baiterek Tower and the charming Roman Catholic Cathedral. The popular Oceanarium, showcasing sea life, is just 500 metres from the hotel. Enjoy shopping for local arts and goods at the buzzing market hall, located a few kilometres from the hotel. The 105-metre Baiterek Tower has become the city's symbol and its business card. An observation deck located at the 97th metre provides a bird's-eye view of the city. The number 97 symbolises the year of moving the capital from Almaty to Astana.
Fast becoming one of the world's main business centres, Astana houses the country's government organisations, diplomatic missions and foreign businesses. Every year the city hosts a number of various international and local industrial exhibitions, conferences, musical competitions and festivals that showcase the history and pride of the Kazakhstani people.
The climate of the region is sharply continental. Spring comes at the end of March along with a wealth of blooming tulips. Summers are moderately hot, with lots of showers and sunny days. The average July temperature is from 20 °С to 24 °C. Winters are typically long and snowy. The average January temperature is -14 °C to -18 °C with an occasional drop as low as -35 °C.
- Arman Complex (shopping, restaurants, office facilities) - adjacent to hotel
- Oceanarium - 500 m
- Presidential Palace and National Museum - 900 m
- Khan Shatyr Shopping and entertainment center - 1.5 km
- Museum of Modern Arts - 1.6 km
- Asia Park Shopping Mall - 2 km
- Central Market Hall - 3.6 km
- Islamic Centre - 3.6 km
- Baiterek Tower - 3.7 km
- Presidential Central Park - 4 km
- Roman Catholic Cathedral - 4.2 km