Sunrise Hotel Abzakovo

Sunrise Hotel is an eco-friendly hotel located near the ski resort, in the village of Zelenaya Polyana. The hotel complex is popular among lovers of outdoor activities and couples who decided to relax from the bustle of the city surrounded by the South Ural expanses. The hotel offers both standard rooms and private cottages and chalets.

Location and infrastructure

The easiest way to get to Abzakovo is by private car or taxi. The trip from Ufa to the resort will take about five hours. Go along the highway Ufa – Magnitogorsk through Inzer. Pointers can serve as a guide: Beloretsk – Abzakovo. You can also get to the lake by public transport, for example, by regular bus. Sunrise Hotel is located a couple of kilometres from the village of Zelenaya Polyana, right on the shores of Lake Bannoye.

Sunrise Hotel occupies a large territory, and boasts its own SPA-center. In summer, guests can use the private beach. In 2019, the hotel received a certificate confirming a high level of service. The complex is built taking into account the peculiarities of the local landscape. The four-star hotel does not violate the coastline, and fits perfectly into the environment.

Sunrise SPA-center is available to hotel guests all year round. There is a swimming pool with an artificial waterfall. To services of having a rest the Finnish sauna, the Russian bath, the infrared cabin. Visitors can sign up for a professional massage, or order an individual consultation with a cosmetologist. Relax after a long day in the jacuzzi with hydromassage.

The hotel complex was built right on the shore of the lake not by chance. Bannoye is one of the most beautiful lakes of the Southern Urals and the deepest reservoir of Bashkiria. Guests can make use of the private beach with sun loungers and parasols. The territory near the lake has its own infrastructure, which allows you to enjoy your vacation without leaving the beach. In summer, drinks and snacks from the local restaurant are served on the beach.

Active guests can rent bicycles, roller skates or scooters directly at the hotel. In winter there is an ice rink, in summer – a sports ground where you can play football or volleyball. Many travelers come to the hotel for fishing. Boats and equipment can be rented at any time.

Room stock

Guests of the hotel can stay in spacious chalets or in ordinary rooms. Sunrise Hotel includes three residential buildings – Allegro, Fantasy and Chalet. Rooms in them are divided into the following categories:

  • Deluxe – double rooms with private bathroom or shower. The living space is divided between the bedroom and the work area. Panoramic windows overlook the lake or the mountains. A refrigerator is provided.
  • Junior Suite – designed for three people. In addition to a double bed, there is a sofa bed in the room. If necessary, you can ask to put a cot. The bedroom offers scenic mountain views.
  • Suite – superior room with two separate bedrooms and bathrooms. Suitable for families. The shared living room is equipped with a TV and minibar. Wi-Fi is available in the room.
  • The Executive Suite, designed for four people, also includes two bedrooms and a living room. However, this room has a guest toilet.

Chalet apartments are located in separate buildings. These can be rooms with one or two bedrooms, to choose from. Each chalet is equipped with a small kitchen with a full set of kitchen utensils. The apartments are ideal for families. Rooms are decorated in a traditional Alpine style. Located at a distance from the rest of the buildings.

Note! Rooms are non-smoking. Pets are not allowed in the hotel.

For a long rest, guests are also offered a cozy two-storey cottage, located on the shore of the lake. The house can comfortably accommodate a company of six people. On the ground floor there is a cozy living room with a large TV and a dining area. From the kitchen you can go to the terrace, which in summer turns into an open-air recreation area. Three bedrooms are located on the second floor. There is also a large bathroom.

Guzel: Very beautiful place, The atmosphere is fabulous, the interior takes you to European resorts. decoration, décor, quality of bed linen, mattresses at a height, spacious rooms, large bathrooms, heated floors allows you to dry all the equipment very hot batteries, but the heat can be adjusted, very tasty food in the restaurant Salvador though not always cooked quickly. I can say with confidence that there is no better place on Banny today.

Food

Restaurant “Salvador” is easy to find. A cozy wooden building is located between the residential buildings. Its windows overlook Bannoye. The interior in calm colors is suitable for both everyday meals and festive dinners with family and friends. In the main hall there is a fireplace. In summer, there is an outdoor terrace. The two-storey banquet hall will house up to 150 guests. VIP-halls are available, which can accommodate up to 10 people.

The restaurant menu includes a wide variety of dishes of European cuisine. Discerning visitors will find here snacks with signature cheeses, Mediterranean salads, as well as vegetable soups. Salmon, meat steaks and game are served hot. Special attention should be paid to dishes on the grill: barbecue and entrecote.

Note! Breakfast is not included in the price. But it can be ordered in the room for a fee.

On holidays, the restaurant hosts a show program. The wine list includes an impressive collection of drinks from all over the world. Available non-alcoholic cocktails, fresh.

Among the additional services of the restaurant: organization of viewing sports events, theme parties, karaoke. Hookah can be ordered in a separate room.

Victoria: The hotel is located on the shore of Lake Bannoye. Beautiful, well-groomed area. Nice rooms. There is a restaurant on site. Breakfast included – quite good breakfast. Lunch and dinner are fashionable here, but hits the pocket decently. And the menu is too fancy. For every day I want something simpler. But nearby there is a restaurant Polyanka – go, you will not regret it.

Leisure and entertainment

The ski resort near Lake Bannoye was built for workers of the metallurgical plant about half a century ago. Today it is a modern tourist complex with a developed infrastructure and affordable service. On its territory there are points of rental of sports equipment, a workshop. Beginners can use the services of professional instructors. Training takes place on the green track.

Cross-country skiers can also use the resort’s services. Skis and boots can be rented in Abzakovo. In the workshop, sharpen the edge and check the mounting. In winter, a small skating rink is also flooded here. A tubing slide opens.

The winter season at the resort begins at the end of October and lasts until the end of March. In particularly snowy years, the season can be extended until mid-April. The total length of the ski slopes is about 9.5, the longest of which is 2.5 km. The trails are served by four lifts. The tracks are divided into three types: professional (red), medium difficulty (blue) and simple (green). The track for night skiing is available in good weather. It is equipped not only with special lighting, but also with an artificial snow system.

However, downhill skiing and snowboarding are not the only attractions of the resort. Lake Bannoye is surrounded by the Ural Mountains: Kushay, Karanyalyk and Kutukai. There is a cable car “Metallurg-Magnitogorsk”, which operates all year round. In winter, it is used by lovers of skiing, and in summer – tourists making ascents. There is a picnic area at the top.

Excursions and attractions nearby

Bath Lake is the main attraction of the resort. Fresh water of tectonic origin has the status of a natural monument and is protected by law. The surroundings of the lake are often called the “Ural Switzerland”. In summer, tent cities appear here, in winter the resort is full of winter sports lovers.

Mount Kutukai is located on the eastern shore of the lake. Its height reaches 660 meters. Previously, manganese was mined on its slopes. Today, all mines belonging to Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works have been mothballed. Mount Kutukai is popular with outdoor enthusiasts. In summer, cravans of tourists pass along its trails. You can climb to the top of the mountain on your own or by SUV. Locals willingly conduct excursions in this area.

In the southern part of the Uraltau mountain range is the national park “Bashkiria”. Anyone can visit it, it is enough to send an application to the administration. In winter, the park is visited by tourists. From December to March, winter routes are available here, passing through the coastal zone of the Nugush reservoir. In summer, travelers tend to raft on the Nugush River, or walk along the eco trail to Cooperley. On the territory of the park there are several apiaries, honey of which you can buy, literally, on every corner. The administration of the park periodically conducts entertainment and educational events. On the trails of “Bashkiria” there are thematic excursions: hiking and horse riding. Those who wish can test themselves in the role of a beekeeper or go on a photo hunt

In the center of the ski resort there is a zoo. To services of visitors – thematic excursions, horseback riding. Despite the fact that the zoo occupies a relatively small area, almost 30 animals live here, including bear, wolves, raccoons, deer and many others. For children on the territory of the zoo there is a playground.

Not far from the GLC Metallurg-Magnitogorsk operates “Husky-city”. Here you can communicate with dogs, walk with them on hiking trails or go dog sledding. In winter, there are competitions of demonstration performances of dog handlers.

Important! Feeding dogs in the “Husky City” is prohibited.

One of the most popular activities is climbing to the top of the Yamankai Range, where in 2013 local scientists discovered an ancient image on the stones. The conquest of the summit takes about an hour. Unprepared tourists can use the lift. One of the hiking trails to Yamankai passes by a mountain gorge along a rocky path to rocks with ancient petroglyphs. Archaeologists claim that the image of a bird, which is easy to find on a steep rock, refers to the I century BC.

The hotel complex Sunrise Hotel will appeal to those who are not used to sitting still. Adherents of outdoor activities and wildlife lovers will be delighted with the entertainment. Skiing, hiking, river rafting, horseback riding, fishing are just a small part of what Abzakovo has to offer. Developed infrastructure and a high level of service will help make your holiday in the Urals unforgettable.

 

 

Alina Abramova

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