ASTANA – “We are thrilled with the opportunity to bring our Marriott brand to Astana. Being a flagship brand of Marriott International, Marriott is one of the world’s fastest growing brands, and as we continue to grow, we are very excited to have this spectacular hotel in such a superb location. We are confident that the Astana Marriott Hotel will be one of the finest addresses in the city and we look forwardto welcoming travellers and residents of the city of Astana as of August 1,” said Philippe Mahuas, general manager of the Astana Marriott Hotel.
According to the company officials, the Astana Marriott Hotel is the ideal solution for the modern nomad: ambitious travellers with purpose; knowledgeable, sophisticated and genuine. The new Marriott Hotel, situated in the centre of Astana, is ideally located for access to the business centre and links to the airport.
The design aims to create a five-star, international-standard hotel, stylish and inviting, with a comfortable residential feel. The spaces flow together, but each maintains its own purpose and distinctive feel. The overall concept was to create a timeless, contemporary classic hotel, modern and welcoming. Luxurious marble and joinery finishes create a distinct and unique design, European in feel, but with local touches.
The new Astana Marriott Hotel offers 271 guest rooms starting at a spacious 32 square metres with a sleek contemporary design and high-tech facilities. Forty-three suites include 27 extended-stay suites equipped with kitchens, two Royal Suites and one Presidential Suite with magnificent city centre views. Every guest enjoys around-the-clock ‘At Your Service’ care, providing the highest levels of personalised service for an extraordinary stay.
The Aroma restaurant, Vista Bar & Lounge and Lobby Bar serve up a variety of local and international gourmet experiences.
For an amazing view of Astana, one can head to the Vista Bar & Lounge on the hotel’s 27th floor. The menu offers a fusion of European and Asian cuisines, served in small portions. The concept is to share and discover new tastes and flavours. Its menu will delight one’s taste buds by offering a wide array of dishes served throughout the day and evening. A private dining room is available to enjoy privacy with a boardroom table for up to 12 guests, fully equipped with a karaoke system.
Aroma restaurant is the all-day dining venue of the Astana Marriott Hotel. An a la carte menu with a French influence created by Benoit Letellier, executive chef of the Astana Marriott, is available for lunch and dinner. A wide grill selection including prime cuts, fish and seafood of the highest quality as well as Central Asian specialities are also on offer. The menu will be regularly revisited to reflect seasonal product availability.
The dishes are complemented by more than 120 wines and champagnes from all over the world and a wide selection of fine spirits.
The Lobby Bar, the focal point and meeting point of the hotel, will be open all day and offers various options for hotel residents and outsiders alike to meet at the bar for a drink or something to eat.
The menu will cover the expectations of international travellers and locals and offer a wide array of dishes served throughout the day and evening, with a changing atmosphere in the evening generated by adapted music and lighting.
Meeting space in the Astana Marriott Hotel includes six conference rooms with a total area of 500 square metres.
The Grand Ballroom can be divided by partition walls. The hotel can accommodate any need, from a small conference to a fabulous wedding. The Grand Ballroom has podium direct access that allows guests to arrive by car directly at the doorsteps of the hall.
The conference roomsare suitable for medium-sized business events. The elegant atmosphere of the rooms and special podium door exit allows for open-air events during the summer season.
“We are very excited to open the Astana Marriott Hotel in Astana. With our superb location and contemporary facilities, the Astana Marriott Hotel really is the ultimate destination for both business and leisure travellers,” says Mahuas.
During the opening period from Aug. 1-31, guests will be able book at a special opening rate. More infirmation can be found at astanamarriott.com.