The 10 Best Hotels in Yerevan, Armenia
Radisson Hotel in Yerevan / Courtesy of Booking.com
Armenia is one of the oldest surviving nations in the world. As a result, multitudes of travelers from all over flock here to witness the historical wonders it holds, as well as its new, modern developments. Due to its small geographic size, the vast majority of tourists in Armenia reside in Yerevan and take small trips to surrounding cities and regions. Here’s the list of some of the best hotels you can stay in Yerevan, for all your sightseeing needs.
Hyatt Place Yerevan
This hotel is a great, clean-cut option (with a large number of amenities) located in the center of Yerevan. A favorite for business people and conference goers, Hyatt Place is sleek, modern, and incredibly comfortable. Guests have access to a fitness center, various dining options, and bars, and can take advantage of the hotel’s proximity to Yerevan’s numerous restaurants and shops.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Yerevan City Centre
DoubleTree by Hilton is situated near the Republic Square and boasts a spa and wellness center, fitness room, and a sauna, making it an ideal place to indulge and relax in after a long day in the city. The rooms are well-furnished with a seating area, beautiful views of Mountain Ararat, and a free minibar, along with other necessary items like comfy bathrobes, slippers, and a hairdryer.
Located just 500 meters from the gorgeous Sourp Krikor Lusavorich Cathedral, the hotel offers rooms with modern décor, minibars, cable TV and air conditioning. Europe Hotel is a great option for those who like to be in the center of things and close to the city’s attractions, but are also looking for a peaceful and comfortable stay.
Located right in the center of Republic Square, referred to by locals as the Hraparak, this hotel is easily one of the best choices for staying in Yerevan. The Marriott is famed for attracting a wide range of guests, from tourists, businesspeople traveling for work, and even the Kardashian family, and all for good reason. Sit outside on the patio and watch all of Yerevan go by, from newlyweds circling the Square in decorated limousines (a local custom) to street vendors selling figs and berries and, of course, the gorgeous fountain shows that take place in the evening.
Paris Hotel Yerevan
Boutique Hotel, Hotel
This boutique hotel, located in downtown Yerevan, has the perfect touch of French
-inspired chic. The lobby’s décor consists of creamy whites and soothing neutrals, similar to that of a trendy Parisian home, the guest rooms are equally as inviting, both in comfort and design, and there is delicious French cuisine offered at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. On warm evenings, guests can head up to the rooftop restaurant and bar to watch the sun as it sets over Yerevan.
Best Western Congress Hotel
The Best Western Congress Hotel is especially good for families and large groups. The amenities at this hotel make for a comfortable and hospitable stay, and there is a fitness center for health-conscious guests, as well as a Russian sauna to help you unwind after a long day of exploring. Unlike many other hotels in Yerevan, the Congress Hotel has a large swimming pool.
Nova Hotel Yerevan
This very centrally located hotel boasts modern design and bright colors. All the important landmarks are close by, including the Opera and Ballet Theater and Republic Square. There is a kettle in every room for an invigorating cup of tea at any time of the day, while many of the rooms also have comfortable sofas and armchairs for a relaxing stay.
Ani Plaza Hotel
Boutique Hotel, Hotel
Ani Plaza Hotel features an indoor swimming pool, sauna, and gym. Located in the entertainment and business district of the city, this 4-star hotel is within walking distance of Republic Square, the Opera House, Cascade, and the National Gallery. Rooms at the hotel feature cozy carpets, warm colors, and air conditioning, and some even have panoramic views of Mount Ararat and Yerevan.
Boutique Hotel, Hotel
Hotel National is a luxurious lodging option for tourists who want to experience a comfortable stay at a trendy boutique hotel. Republic Square is only a three-minute walk away and guests can still get the relaxation they need through the hotel’s amenities, which include an equipped fitness center and a beautiful indoor pool, as well as a gorgeous lounge to hang out in. There is also an excellent on site restaurant and bar, which has received rave reviews from guests.
North Avenue Hotel
Northern Avenue, which is less than a decade old, is rapidly becoming the Rodeo Drive or Fifth Avenue of Yerevan, featuring luxury designer stores, boutiques, and restaurants. This hotel is situated right on the avenue and makes for a perfect stay in the middle of a new and developing portion of an old city. The North Avenue Hotel is designed with a sleek, modern touch, and features an eclectic winding staircase. Be sure to dine at La Perla, the hotel’s Spanish restaurant, which has received praise for its Mediterranean cuisine as well as for its impressive wine inventory.
The article was originally written by Pauline Pechakjian