Castle Hotel Bishkek
The Hotel is situated close to the resort town of Cholpon Ata (Lake Issyk Kul) and local beaches. The Hotel is ideal for safe family holidays and where tranquillity enables you to truly relax. Lake Issyk Kul, the jewel of Central Asia, is the second largest mountain lake in the world. It is 1,600 metres above sea surrounded by the Tien-Shan mountain range. Some of the peaks rise to more than 7,000 metres in height. The water is slightly brackish (over 80 rivers drain into the lake). Plus for the active tourist you can enjoy bathing in the clean, clear mountain water, explore the numerous beautiful, high altitude gorges. Walking, pony trekking, mountain biking and rock climbing are popular activities. This British owned and managed hotel is available for bookings throughout the year. Delux rooms are furnished to Western standards and all have en-suite. The outside summer and panorama cafes are exclusive to residents. We are just 10 minutes walk to the nearest sandy beach. The owners can arrange transport to beaches, excursions local attractions: Karakol town, museums, gorges, Lake Son Kul (about 2000 meters above sea, accommodation are shepherd Yurts), petroglyph sites, Dooghan church, and much more.