Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Almaty

Take a vacation to Almaty and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and theater scene. This walkable city is known for its cafés, mountain views and lake. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Almaty

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Almaty is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 28 Panfilov Heroes Memorial Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Big Almaty Lake (13 mi / 20.9 km)

How to get to and around Almaty

Fly into Almaty (ALA-Almaty Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Almaty Station.

Where to stay around Almaty?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 35 holiday lettings near Almaty. From 5 Houses to 25 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Almaty is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Almaty?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Almaty. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Almaty Central Stadium: 35 holiday lettings
  • Presidential Palace: 35 holiday lettings
  • Republic Square: 35 holiday lettings
  • National Museum of Kazakhstan: 35 holiday lettings
  • Almaty Opera House: 35 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Almaty listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Almaty?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Almaty. Our other popular types of Almaty holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 26 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Almaty?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Almaty. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.