The discerning traveler to Iran can enjoy from budget-friendly 3-star accommodations to luxurious 5-star hotels, which offer all the amenities you can expect, And more. Here’s a look at the most beautiful, elegant and overall best hotels in Iran, from Tehran to Shiraz and in other cities prized by foreign tourists.
Iran Top Hotels
Toranj Hotel, Kish Island
Located on the famous Kish Island, known for its pristine beaches, the 5-star Toranj Hotel is one of the most luxurious in Iran, rivaling hotels in the Maldives or the Caribbean
At Toranj Hotel you can find both private suites, complete with terraces and glass floors as well as a modern beachfront hotel, with spectacular views of the Persian Gulf.
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Espinas Palace Hotel, Tehran
This 5-star pearl of a hotel is located in a select Tehran neighborhood and amazes its visitors with its unique architecture. The 20-story Espinas Palace hotel boasts 400 beautiful rooms and suites, all elegantly decorated. The hotel also offers various restaurants, including French, Thai or Iranian, as well as a huge swimming pool, gym, massage parlor and, of course, a shopping center.
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Almas Hotel 2, Mashhad
The Almas Hotel 2 was built in 2017 in the city of Mashdad and offers 216 rooms on 26 floors. The hotel has a unique architecture, mixing traditional Iranian elements with Russian, Turkish or Arabic ones. This hotel is also suitable for business trips as it has various multi-purpose halls.
If you’re just visiting, make sure to enjoy the impressive panorama offered by the revolving restaurant and the water complex, suitable for both kids and adults. Bonus point – the hotel is quite near the Imam Reza Holy Shrine and other historical attractions.
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Saraye Ameriha Hotel, Kashan
Some of the historical houses in Kashan are precious in architecture, and manifest culture and art of a different era. These houses themselves are a tourist attraction due to their architectural masterpiece. One of these houses is Saraye Ameriha Boutique Hotel. This is the visualization of Iran’s history and past.
The Ameriha is one of the largest and most magnificent historical buildings in Kashan, which was launched as a five-star hotel in June 2014 after the restoration. The unique architecture of this amazing building dates back to the Zand dynasty (1751– 1794).
Ghasre Monshi Boutique Hotel, Isfahan
Constructed in the 1820s, Ghasr Monshi Hotel is a remainder of the Qajar Dynasty. This magnificent edifice was one of the few houses of Fath’ Ali Shah (1772 – 1834).
The 24 rooms of the edifice with traditional layouts are decorated in Safavid (1501-1736) and Qajar architecture and are on Iran’s national heritage list. They are single, double, triple and suites named Safavid, Qajar, Ayneh, Shahin, Mahtab, and Delneshin suite, on three floors.
Shiraz Grand Hotel
The 5-star Grand Hotel in Shiraz is one of the best in all of the country. It is located near the Quran Gate, north of the city and offers quick access to the main tourist attractions. As for amenities, it’s not just the opulent rooms, but also the fancy restaurants and the pool.
Shiraz Grand Hotel by using all available facilities has provided a pleasant and wonderful experience for the guests. Other hotel services are coffee shops, laundry services, travel agency, meeting and banquette rooms, a sports complex for men and women, and game zone.
The hotel rooms have a balcony with a great view of the city and equipped with comfortable sofa, shower, toilet, hairdryer, toiletries, LED TV, IP TV, safety box, coffee & tea maker, and free Wi-Fi. All hotel rooms are non-smoking, but the entrance lobbies and the 6th floor outdoor area considered for smoking.
Dad Hotel, Yazd
The 4-star Yazd Dad Hotel, a historic monument with traditional architecture, is established in the heart of the old city of Yazd. Yazd Dad Hotel is an 80 years old building located in a historical urban of the 3000-year-old city, Yazd. Brik and thatch tiles are the oldest materials used by the desert people to build beautiful arches and skylights, which you can enjoy at the Yazd Dad Hotel.
Yazd Dad Hotel has 88 rooms with classic and traditional architecture and modern amenities on three floors. Rooms include single, double, triple, connected room (quadruple), honeymoon room, and a royal suite. The hotel offers a great combination of historical and elegant architecture, following today’s standards and modern amenities and facilities.