Ritz-Carlton to open second hotel in Kazakhstan

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced plans to open its second property in Kazakhstan in 2017.

Ritz-Carlton, Astana will open in the mixed use Talan Towers project in 2017
Ritz-Carlton, Astana will open in the mixed use Talan Towers project in 2017

The property, being developed in partnership with Verny Capital, a leading Kazakhstan private investment group, will be located in the Kazakh capital of Astana.

Located in the mixed use Talan Towers project, the 157-room hotel will occupy 20 floors of the 27 storey development.

It will offer accommodation with exclusive access to a Club Lounge. Restaurants and bars at the property will include a Sky Bar with panoramic city views as well as a restaurant, Cigar Bar and private fine dining areas.

Business and meeting facilities at the hotel comprise of 990 square metre ballroom, designed for social events as well as conferences, smaller breakout rooms and board rooms.  

A Spa and Fitness Centre are planned including an indoor swimming pool. The Ritz-Carlton, Astana follows the opening of the company's debut Kazakh property in Almaty in 2013.

Ritz-Carlton recently announced plans to open a hotel in Mumbai, India, and plans to return to Australia with the launch of a new Perth property.

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