The railway line “Adler – Rosa Khutor” passes through the station“Esto Sadok”. The village is one of the centers of the ski resort with developed infrastructure. On its territory there are 11 lifts that raise tourists and athletes to a height of 535 to 2,172 meters above sea level. Almost all hotels located in the village are designed to receive vacationers who prefer active leisure activities. There are fashionable 5-star hotel complexes and budget hostels. Local guest houses are trying to combine cheap prices for accommodation with comfortable accommodation conditions for guests. Sometimes the owners succeed. For example, one of the best sellers in high season is the hotel “Berezka”.Check Rates
Guest House Berezka Esto Sadok is located 3 kilometers from the train station. Adler Airport is 42 km away. Upon prior request, the hotel can facilitate and book a private shuttle service to/from both stations. For travelers arriving on their own, free parking spaces are provided. Conditions – to warn in advance about the availability of the car and become a guest of the hotel “Berezka”. The administration is reluctant to accept guests with pets, but goes to meet the owners of dwarf dog breeds. Cats are not inhabited.
Berezovaya Street, on which this 2-star hotel is built, is half a kilometer from the village centre. It’s only a 5-7 minute walk. This quiet street has long been chosen by representatives of the hospitality sector, so there are many other hotels, as well as restaurants, cafes and shops. From the windows of “Birch” offers a view of the Caucasus Mountains. The three-storey building with an attic has its own fenced area. Among tourists, the guest house is in demand due to low prices for accommodation, relatively comfortable rooms and pleasant service.
“It seemed that it was unrealistic for such money to relax in Sochi and go skiing. The room, of course, is small. For two just a sly, but cheap, clean, cozy, comfortable. In addition, breakfast is not imposed. Around a large number of different coffee shops and eateries. There is a place to eat. Be sure next time I will stay only in “Berezka” Galina, Russia
The owner has provided almost all the nuances of ski holidays. The check-in/check-out desk is open around the clock, there is a laundry room, a ski storage room, a small bar where you can drink, have a snack, chat with the neighbors. Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.
The hotel has rooms of two categories of comfort: double standard and “Comfort”. The standard occupies an area of 14 sq. m. It has two single beds, a bedside table, a place for personal belongings and a bathroom with a shower. This type of room is designed only for two and adding an extra bed will be extremely problematic. Unlike the standard, the room “Comfort” has an area of 30 to 35 square meters. m Here can accommodate from 2 to 6 people. Cot racks are available for children on request.
Each room has its own bathroom, shower. There are no refrigerators to consider for guests who plan to buy groceries for the duration of their stay at the resort. On the ground floor there is a cooler with hot water. There is also a microwave. There is no elevator in the building. A staircase leads to the floors. There is a separate room for luggage. Paid services include laundry and ironing. Safe deposit boxes for documents and valuables are located near the reception. An electric kettle, iron and other household appliances are available for hire.
The price includes a transfer from / to the ski lifts, drying and storage of ski equipment, internet, beach equipment. For arrival and registration, identity documents are required for children coming with relatives, notarized parental consent, medical policy. Resort fees are included in the room rate. Smoking is strictly forbidden on site. This is a non-smoking hotel.
On the ground floor there is a round-the-clock lobby bar. Snacks and drinks are available. Guests note a diverse range of dishes and a cozy atmosphere. For low prices and a large selection, this bar is sometimes called the dining room. Round-the-clock operation allows guests not to think about dinner even at the latest time.
There are many other catering outlets in the area. The closest are:
- café-bar “Oven” (300 meters) – European, Caucasian, Russian cuisine, breakfasts, business lunch, food delivery. There is a summer veranda on site. The café specializes in the production of fast food. Fast service and delicious food are the main advantages of this institution;
- restaurant of Uzbek cuisine “PAPA PLOV” is located half a kilometer from the guest house “Berezka”. Prices in it are above average, but large portions fully compensate for these overpayments. Here they prepare the famous Uzbek pilaf, bake samsa, serve lagman. Also on the menu are other national dishes: shurpa, kebab, flatbreads;
- Restaurant “Kazan” (600 meters) offers to eat in an exquisite interior, made in the style of a mountain chalet. The building has 2 floors, dining and banquet halls. Despite the eastern name, the chef mainly prepares dishes of European cuisine. Special emphasis is placed on Mediterranean and French cuisine. The menu has many seafood dishes, and a large aquarium is installed in the hall.
Guests can arrange meals themselves by shopping at the nearest grocery stores. They always have the option to reheat ready-made food in the microwave and boil water for morning/evening tea. The lobby bar is ready to provide a comprehensive meal at any time of the day for a fixed price. You can ask the reception for barbecue facilities and go to a specially equipped area to make barbecues.
The main type of recreation are the ski slopes. The hotel offers a free shuttle service to the cable cars. The nearest ski lift is at a distance of 850 meters (“Mountain Carousel”). It can be reached on foot. At a distance of a little more than a kilometer there are lifts “Laura” (1.1 km) and “Rosa Khutor” (1.5 km). They raise tourists to the main slopes of the ski resort Krasnaya Polyana. Ski passes at discounted prices can be purchased from the hotel administrator.
“Mountain Carousel” is a sports and tourist complex, to which the cable car of the same year leads. Those wishing to visit the slopes of the complex should take into account that the lift begins work at 09.00, ends at 15.00. In winter, there is a ride on the illuminated tracks, so the road reopens at 18.30 and works until 23.00. Pet owners must carry animals in carriers. Near the ticket office there is a café, a children’s playground, there is a free toilet. From the cable car “Mountain Carousel” you can change to the road “Circus-2” to climb to the peak of the Black Pyramid.
36 slopes are equipped for skiing, of which:
- blue – 11;
- green – 2;
- red – 14;
- black – 5;
- for freeride – 4.
The lower tracks are located at an altitude of 960 meters, complex at an altitude of 2340 meters, illuminated – 1500 m. The infrastructure of the STK is well developed. There are restaurants, there are hotel complexes, ski schools, instructor service, ski equipment rental.
The lift “Laura” will take you to the ski and biathlon stadium, built at the expense of GAZprom. It is located at an altitude of 1450 meters. There are 2 ski areas at once – Laura and Alpika. They consist of 35 tracks of different levels of difficulty. There are 12 illuminated trails open for the evening ski promenade. Laura is ideal for beginners who want to master the ski slopes. The tracks are very comfortable in width (up to 66 meters) and safety. At the mountain shelters “Fir Glade” (1500 m) and “Psekhako” there are children’s ski schools. Professional instructors work everywhere. Laura is the only high-altitude place in the resort where cross-country skiers can go.
“Rosa Khutor” will take those who wish to the ski resort of the same name, where anyone will find something to their liking. For skiing, 102 kilometers have been developed for trails of different levels of complexity. In addition to skiing, there are toboggan runs (toboggan) and the attraction “Rodelbahn”. The Penguin Skating Rink provides ice fields for figure skating, hockey or curling. You can recover from skiing and sports games in the Miofascional Center. Instructors will conduct classes on safe relaxation of muscles and relinage of tension in them. And, if there was not enough speed on the slopes, then the resort has an indoor kart tracks. High-speed karting races will satisfy the needs of thrill seekers.
“Birch Esto Sadok” is a guest house, the conditions of which suggest a good sleep and lack of entertainment. All opportunities for children are offered on the territory of the resort. There are a lot of children’s rooms and clubs. In every large hotel, shopping and entertainment center there are sure to be places offering entertainment for young guests of Esto Sadka. Parents can leave the child in the care of a nanny or take him with them to the slope and hand him over to experienced instructors of children’s ski schools.
A family holiday in the natural parks of the resort will be excellent. Guests are always welcome in the following places:
- Husky Farm;
- ethno-farm “Shishin Dvor”;
- equestrian club “Svetlana”;
- Deer Farm;
- Zoo yard “Paws”;
- art-studio “Mountain flowers”.
In the children’s club “Corporation of Pranks” you can do everything that is prohibited: jump, dabble, run, scream, in a word, develop.
In summer, children are waiting for adventures in the rope parks of the resort, the rollerdrome, all kinds of open attractions.
Excellent master classes for children and adults offer an art and music salon and a pottery workshop “Olgiz”. Fun and useful will be to spend time in the shop-studio of master classes “POigryushki”. Here they will teach you how to sculpt from plasticine, make dolls from papier-mâché, sew clothes for them, draw with vintage paints, create three-dimensional paintings. At the end of the master class, the children will have a tea party with a large orange elephant doll and an interactive journey through Rosa Khutor on the Emeli stove.
In summer, trips to the beach are arranged. Transfer is carried out on schedule free of charge or on request for an additional fee. The beach is urban, pebbly. In “Berezka” you can rent beach equipment: umbrella, sunbed, canopy, mat, towel, chaise longue (paid service).
Berezka Hotel has its own tour desk. Here we are always ready to offer an interesting tour of local attractions, Greater Sochi and Abkhazia. You can start with local interesting places, among which of particular interest are:
- Ethnographic Park-Museum “My Russia”. This is a unique architectural ensemble, built taking into account the centuries-old traditions of the peoples inhabiting the country. Each of the buildings presents a national interior, an artisanal workshop, a café offering folk cuisine.
- Excursions to the mountains with a visit to waterfalls and gorges.
- Rafting on the mountain river Mzymta on kayaks and canoes.
- Jeeping in unusual natural places of the resort Krasnaya Polyana.
Bright unforgettable impressions will leave summer mountain tours on electric bikes or a pleasant morning adventure called “Dawn on the track”. It is available only in the winter season and is of interest to fans of skiing on empty trails. These and other offers can be found in the excursion service of the hotel “Berezka”.