Kazakhstan hotel is an iconic hotel. The building is one of the symbols of Almaty and Kazakhstan. Before the construction of new skyscrapers it used to be the tallest in the country. They provide best price-quality ratio in the city. The area of the hotel is superb. Many high quality shops, boutiques, restaurants and pubs are located at the walking distance from the hotel. Like any other hotel from the Soviet period it has an appearance of the epoch - looks brutal. By 2020 it went thru much renovation. Modern interior design was introduced to update the rooms. Moreover, the hotel is depicted on the 5000 kzt banknote.