The breakfast in the Antica Hotel alone is worth the stay. Every breakfast comes with astonishing home-made jams (including mulberry and peach), little cooked treats which vary every day, fresh local bread, and green or black tea. Guests also have a chance to sleep in their old rooms as well as the new ones which are both quite small including its bathroom. The old rooms are clean and beautifully decorated with a great view of the Gur-e Amir Mausoleum. The new rooms are less charming, but they have a more easy access to the wonderful courtyard compared to the old ones. Antica B&B is only a 2-minute walk from Timur's Gur-e-Amir Mausoleum. Antica hotel is easy to locate when approaching from the Gur-e-Amir Mausoleum side by first entering the furthest left hand entrance through the wall (when facing East) and walking less than 100m down the lane.
Jahon Palace Hotel is one of the new hotels in Samarkand designed in classic modern-like style. The hotel has excellent services with a 24-hour reception and attentive staff. Within the premises, an outdoor pool is provided with multiple cosy patios surrounding it. In addition, the rooms are spacious and well air-conditioned equipped with a private bathroom, flatscreen TV, telephone and other amenities. The rooms are well decorated with many rich patterns and classic wooden-designed furniture. The hotel also provides buffet breakfast offering a wide range of both international and Uzbek cuisines including beverages.
The hotel is located in a great location next to Bibi Khanum mosque and madrassah with wonderful views from the terrace upstairs. The hotel is in fact situated in the middle of the route between Registan and Shah-i-Zinda. The hotel’s interior is nicely decorated with a traditional style and there are ground level and the 2nd level which comprises rooms for the guests to stay in with all of them open into the courtyard. The view provided from the second floor is outstanding with the visible view of the Bibi Khanum Mosque. As for the rooms, they are in good size and spacious, well air-conditioned, spotlessly clean along with the bathrooms.
The Regal Palace Hotel is a 4-star hotel that was built in a modern and luxury style equipped with high quality facilities, creating an unrivaled and unique atmosphere to it along with genuine Uzbek hospitality. The hotel went through a major renovation in 2008 and began operating from 2009. The rooms provided in Regal Palace Hotel are equipped with air-conditioning to keep guests cool, and room service and free Wi-Fi is made available for use. Guests can also enjoy a relaxing lounge or a swim for a more refreshing stay. Moreover, free parkings is available for those with vehicles. In addition, sightseeing tours can be done easily using available public transport and taxis that are very cheap, or a walk can also be an option.