Yalta, a worldwide known resort city of Crimea, has a lot of good apartments to rent for a comfortable stay during your holiday there. Located at the tip of the diamond-shaped peninsula at the southern side of Crimea on the coast of the Black sea, Yalta is one of the top travel destinations not just for the local Ukrainians and Russians, but for a decent number of foreign travelers every year. One of the attractions of Yalta is natural health spas rich in minerals.
Yalta, also known as ‘Greater Yalta’, was a leading recreational center in the former Soviet Union. After the Soviet collapse, Crimea became a part of Ukraine and shortly it declared as an autonomous republic state, with its own Parliament and Government. Yalta includes 9 villages and 21 towns that are organized into 7 communities. Apart from the pebble beaches and mountain ranges, other places near Yalta that attract so many travelers are: Nikitsky botanical garden, Livadia Palace, Vorontsov Palace and of course the Swallow’s Nest Castle which is considered to be the symbol of Yalta and of Crimea. Yalta has its own historical importance – everyone heard of the Yalta Conference during World War II. Finally, Yalta is one of the leading business and agriculture centers of Crimea. Wine-making is another major activity in Yalta, other than tourism. The Yalta region is famous for its top quality wine products.
Yalta is well connected with Simferopol, the capital city of Crimea, through a mountain road. It is also connected with other coastal cities of that region by sea routes. The trolleybus route from Simferopol to Yalta is the longest one in Europe, which takes the route through the scenic mountain ranges. Yalta can also be reached from Simferopol by taxi, making the 100km trip more comfortable and faster.
Yalta has got a lot of apartments to rent, situated in the prime locations of the city. One can find apartments in the immediate vicinity to the beaches, with very good sea views as well as with nice views to Yalta. All the apartments have excellent amenities for a comfortable stay – like a full kitchen with separate dining room, 1 or 2 bed-rooms, bath tub, cable or satellite TV, Internet access and more. The price is normally higher during the high season, i.e. in July-August, while it is less during off seasons. In September-October, you can expect to pay $ 60-90 for a luxury apartment.
Apartments in Yalta are of all possible types: one-bed room, double-bed room, studio-kind of apartments and others. Some of them have good sea views, or beautiful views to the mountains and the city. There are affordable apartments available in an amicable living environment, within a 5 – 10 minute walk to the beaches or to the shopping center of Yalta. Private beaches in the nearby locality are managed by the hotel networks and you may have to pay to use them. Also, the municipal beach is open for all.
Alupka is one another city near Yalta in the same municipality. One can find good beaches and decent apartments for rent in Alupka as well. During the high season, when one may face difficulties with accommodation available in Yalta, Alupka would be a good alternate. Both Yalta and Alupka are well connected by the public transport running between the cities.
Yalta, a famous resort city of Crimea, is worthy of your consideration, should you look for a new place to spend your coming holiday this summer. As far as accommodation is concerned, Yalta apartments for rent would be the right choice for those who like privacy and do not want to pay too much for hotel rooms.