SHAHDAG - Called “Northern Gates” due to its geographical location the Gusar city is the last large settlement in the north of Azerbaijan and borders the Republic of Dagestan of the Russian Federation. In this area live Lezgins – a distinctive hospitable people with a rich culture.
At the territory of Gusar district are four out of nine existing in the Republic climatic zones. Favorable natural conditions create a great opportunity for organization of the resorts, recreational and tourist complexes in this area. The recently opened the summer and winter sports and tourist center of the international standards Shahdag gained a high popularity. This is a popular ski resort in winter and a camp site in the lap of the Caucasus mountains in summer. Not far from the complex is located an ancient village Laza surrounded by mountains and well known for its majestic waterfalls. Competitions on climbing are held at the frozen waterfalls in winter. Many historical monuments are preserved in Gusar district.
Across the centuries, the north-east corner of Azerbaijan has served as the gateway between Europe and the Middle East.
Here, in the shadow of the majestic Caucasus Mountains, hides untold natural beauty.
Pristine glaciers and deep ravines, stunning mountain lakes and canyons, and an ecological treasure trove of plants and animals. This is Shahdag in all its splendour.
With a climate favouring year-round sports and leisure, Shahdag ranges from winter lows of -20°C to pleasant summer evenings of 20°C. An incomparable location for one of the world’s largest national parks, and within it, one of the region’s largest ski resorts.
Breathtakingly beautiful, a haven hidden from time, Shahdag is an experience not soon forgotten.
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Pik Palace Shahdag Hotel’s recreational facilities include: The Club with amenities such as a high-tech gym, sauna, indoor and heated outdoor pools, whirlpool, and The Spa, providing a full range of beauty and body treatments including aromatherapy, massages and spa rituals. Pik Palace Shahdag Hotel’s comprehensive meeting facilities and range packages are flexible enough to offer the venue and price that will meet any requirements – from boardroom style gatherings to conventions of hundreds.
Enjoy a variety of dining experiences brought to you by our skilled chefs. From comfortable and relaxed lounges to an elegant bar and restaurant, we have everything you need to make your stay an enjoyable one. Featuring fully equipped fitness club and sumptuous spa centre, Park Chalet Shahdag Hotel provides guests with a pleasant environment in which to stay in shape.
THE FIRST CONTEMPORARY AZERBAIJANI MOUNTAIN LODGE The five-star “Shahdag Hotel & Spa” epitomizes refined luxury and the finest standards of hospitality. Offering contemporary interiors and premium amenities, our spacious and elegant rooms are a pleasure to experience with an unobtrusive butler service to ensure guest well-being and privacy. The hotel offers 173 guestrooms with four categories, including: Superior, Junior Suite, Suite and Presidential Suite. The perfect balance between international luxury and local flavor.
With contemporary four-star finesse, the Zirve Hotel Shahdag sets the standards for discerning business and leisure travelers. Our comfortable rooms include thoughtful extras and user-friendly technology, while our attentive service ensures guest well-being. The hotel consists of 43 Superior Rooms with twin and king beds.
Distance from Baku - 180 km
How to get to - Auto transportation