Overlooking the Caspian Sea, this elegant luxury hotel in a beaux arts building is an 8-minute walk from the Old City and a metro stop. The serene, sophisticated rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, bars and marble bathrooms. Most have balconies offering Old City or sea views. Suites include living rooms; some contain whirlpool tubs. The 2-bedroom units come with kitchenettes and butler service. The 3-bedroom quarters provide spas and gyms. Kids stay at no extra cost with an adult. Room service is available 24/7. There’s a refined Italian restaurant, a cozy bar and a polished tea lounge. A gym, an indoor pool and a spa/hammam are on-site.