Sheraton Nur-Sultan Hotel has opened in Kazakhstan's capital as one of the largest hotels in the city, offering 191 guestrooms and 100 serviced apartments along with contemporary gathering spaces in downtown Nur-Sultan. The airport is within easy reach (an 11-minute drive), as well as many of the city's main attractions such as the Astana Opera and Ballet, EXPO Business Center and Baiterek Tower. Set inside the Abu Dhabi Plaza, hotel guests can access retail space, residences, international office space and leisure facilities all under one roof. The hotel design is contemporary with local touches including oriental décor and artworks from local Kazakh artists. Community networking is at its core with the lobby offering Community Tables for guests to gather and work in a calming atmosphere.