Silk Way has a friendly, English-speaking reception, small gym and spacious, impeccable, well-equipped, if bland, rooms. Staff can find a driver for you if you're looking to visit Beket-Ata and other Mangistau attractions. The on-site restaurant is hit-and-miss.
A 15-minute walk from Abay Cultural Palace and Aqtau’s Botanic Gardens, this central hotel offers free parking, a well-equipped gym and a traditional sauna. Silk Way Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with a minibar and flat-screen TV, and wired internet access is free. Toiletries and a hairdryer are provided in the private bathrooms. A rich breakfast buffet including fresh pastries, fruit and hot drinks is served at Silk Way. A wide range of international dishes are available in the evenings. The hotel is just a 10-minute walk from the Caspian Sea Coast, and a 10-minute drive from the Zhastar Sports Stadium. It is possible to go fishing on the weekend on a boat. Aqtau Airport is a 30-minute drive from the hotel, and Aqtau Train Station is 15 km away.
The use of the swimming pool is free of charge from 07.00 till 15.00.