In 400 kilometers from Baku, in the picturesque north-western foothills of the Lesser Caucasus, on the bank of Jayirchay river, in 4 km from Dallyar village- is situated Shamkir famed for its wine. As of the 5-th century, the city known as Shamkur-was a major trade and craft center.
In 1818, Germans who migrated from Württemberg - Annenfeld established a colony in the territory of Shamkir, which lasted until 1914. This colony imposed a special trace on the development of Shamkir, where the remnants of the former German culture are discernible.
In this picturesque town, the birthplace of the great Azerbaijani poet Molla Vali Vidadi, “Excelsior Hotel Shamkir” opened on September 10th, 2013.
The owners of the hotel “Synergy Group” company decided to use German style. “Excelsior Hotel Shamkir” was designed and built by “Renaissance Construction Azerbaijan”. The hotel building expresses the best of German traditions.
Both exterior and interior of Excelsior Hotel Shamkir look stunningly stylish. German precision is visible at every point. The building is disposed in the lap of a magnificent park, where one can be indulged in the clean mountain air and deflected from the urban burden and everlasting rush in the quiet of aged trees.
It is just a paradise for seekers of active recreation. Excelsior Hotel Shamkir is a project that embodies the modern trends on the development of the western regions of Azerbaijan. Most of the hotel staff was recruited among the local population. More recreation facilities are opened in the cities. Shamkir recreational center is a destination for a vacation time with family. Considering all these facts, as well as the excellent climatic conditions ( winter to - 2C to 25C in the summer heat) Soon Excelsior Hotel Shamkir will become preferable destination for travelers.
5- storey “Excelsior Hotel Shamkir” disposes 53 guest rooms. 41 are standard and 6 business suites, 5 corner suites and one Royal Suite. Rooms are decorated in a modern design with Turquoise. Corridor walls and foyer are decorated with lustrous ornaments of famous Shamkir handmade carpets . The total area of the hotel and adjacent territory is about 1.5 ha. A mini pub - restaurant will be operating in summer in the backyard of the hotel . The hotel has two restaurants, a conference room, a pub, where beer is prepared from natural malt at the premises, and a wine- tasting center. This is especially important, as Shamkir is famous for its cognac and wineries. The hotel does not yield to the best metropolitan hotel by its technical facilities.
Rooms offered by the hotel are very cozy. They are decorated in blue and white, which are emphasized by the grace of brown beams and chandeliers in the German style . Rooms are divided into comfortable lounge areas. Superbly equipped washrooms meet the needs of the most demanding customers. The hotel has excellent leisure facilities. There is a Spa and Fitness Centre. One will not only keep fit here, but also relax their body and soul trusting the experienced therapists.
The hotel has a conference room named after Farman Salmanov with occupancy of 28 persons, it can also be brought up to 50 with more sits due to the extra space. The conference room can host both local and international events.
The hotel has a Spa & Fitness Centre. Here you can exercise in the gym, swim in the pool, take a relaxing and massaging shower. There is also a Turkish, Russian and Finnish sauna. After exercises and water treatments you can relax under special treatment of experienced Asian masseuses. Azerbaijan is at the crossroads of three cultures - Asian, European and Oriental. And our customers may enjoy this unique flavor that hotel complex presents.