The Samal Resort and Spa is a 4-star accommodation located 5 km from Almaty City. Guest rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV, minibar, safe, internet access and a private bathroom with tub and shower. Dining options include 2 restaurants serving a variety of regional and international dishes. In addition, the hotel has a nightclub and a seasonal barbecue restaurant offering grilled specialties in an open terrace. Leisure amenities include an indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, vitamin juice bar and a full service spa offering a wide range of wellness therapies, beauty treatments and massages. Attractions in the area include the Kolsai Lakes, Zenkov Cathedral, Shymbulak Ski Resort, Central State Museum of Kazakhstan and the Almaty Zoo. Almaty International Airport is approximately 27 km from the hotel.