Samal Resort & Spa

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
548 Gornaya Street, Almaty, 050059, Kazakhstan
4.5 out of 5 rating 44 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Samal Resort & Spa in Almaty, you'll be in a national park, within a 10-minute drive of Shymbulak Ski Resort and Medeu Stadium. This 4-star hotel is 4.9 mi (7.8 km) from Almaty Tower and 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from Colibri.


Make yourself at home in one of the 29 guestrooms featuring minibars and DVD players. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers body treatments and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as an indoor pool and a sauna. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services.


Enjoy international cuisine at Roof Restaurant, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Shymbulak Ski Resort - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Medeu Stadium - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Almaty Tower - 7.8 km / 4.9 mi
Colibri - 9.1 km / 5.6 mi
National Museum of Kazakhstan - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Presidential Palace - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Republic Square - 10.1 km / 6.2 mi
28 Panfilov Heroes Memorial Park - 11 km / 6.9 mi
Almaty Cathedral - 11.2 km / 7 mi
Nedelka Park - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Central Park of Culture and Leisure - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Almaty Opera House - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Aqua Park - 12.3 km / 7.7 mi
Almaty Central Stadium - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi
St Nicholas Cathedral - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi

The preferred airport for Samal Resort & Spa is Almaty (ALA-Almaty Intl.) - 25 km / 15.6 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the property via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KZT 6500 per person (one way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KZT 9000 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no