Must-see hotels in Shymkent

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    Rixos Khadisha Shymkent

    This showstopper five-star hotel is Shymkent's answer to the Ritz. Expect plenty of marble, a stunning atrium with soaring golden eagles and Golden Man…

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    Orbita Boutique Hotel

    This little gem 2km west of the centre has just a handful of rooms, all individually and pleasingly designed with features like half-timbering and exposed…

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    Hostel Sweet Home

    With its individually decorated rooms and friendly, incredibly helpful, English-speaking host Albina, this hostel gets rave reviews from backpackers. The…

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    ShymCity Hostel

    A house converted into a hostel, this place is popular with international backpackers, and justifiably so. The owner speaks English and is very helpful…

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    Hotel Dostyk

    The rooms aren’t as spiffy as the lobby; they're on the small side, and with small beds (tall travellers beware!). They're comfortable enough for a night…