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Where to stay in Yerevan

Yerevan, Armenia - - A couple of backpackers enjoying the sunset at the top of the Cascade with Yerevan city and a mountain in the background

Armenia’s capital city of over one million residents is an up and coming destination in the Eurasia region. If you’re reading this article, chances are, you’re planning a trip to Armenia and need to decide where to stay in Yerevan Armenia. We have found the best neighborhoods in Yerevan, and Yerevan hotels for every travel style; from family friendly to budget friendly. Keep reading to decide which of the 12 districts of Yerevan the best place to stay when you visit Armenia’s “Pink City.”

We will cover off all types of Yerevan accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Yerevan hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Yerevan, the best Yerevan hotels, best places in Yerevan to visit, the best places to stay in Yerevan, hotels near Yerevan attractions, Yerevan neighborhood guide and many more. Airbnb is also a great option for short or long stays.

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Kentron – Where to stay in Yerevan for first timers

Kentron is the district of Yerevan that includes the city center, and is the best area for tourists. With all of the main attractions of Yerevan at your doorstep, including the famous Opera House. Other attractions of Yerevan’s city center include Republic Square with musical fountains, Yerevan History Museum, the Modern Art Museum, Yerevan State University, and the Blue Mosque.

This district has two metro stations, for easy access to other areas of the city. The majority of hotels in Yerevan are located in the Kentron district, making this an easy place to stay during your Armenian vacation.

Best places to stay in Kentron

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Kentron:
Bridge Hostel Yerevan Armenia
Youth Hostel
Grand Hostel Yerevan
Aurora Hotel & Hostel

Budget Hotels in Kentron:
Bomo Nairi Hotel
Best View Hotel
Praha Hotel
Baxos Hotel

Mid range Hotels in Kentron:
My Hotel Yerevan
Yerevan Boutique Hotel
My Apartments Yerevan
Nova Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels in Kentron:
Ani Plaza Hotel
Hotel Regineh
Mia Casa Hotel Yerevan
ibis Yerevan Center Hotel

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Kentron:
Grand Hotel Yerevan,
Republica Hotel Yerevan,
Ararat Hotel Yerevan
The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan

YEREVAN ARMENIA -The architectural ensemble of Nothern Avenue - business and shopping center of the city Yerevan.

Yerevan Cascade Complex – Where to stay in Yerevan with Family

Just outside the ring of the city center is the Yerevan Cascade Complex, a famous place in Yeravan, popular with locals and tourists alike. The cascade is a giant limestone stairway, surrounded by gardens and sculptures. The outside of the cascade is lined with cafes and shops, while the interior has seven escalators for those who don’t want to use the steps.

The surrounding neighborhood of Monument is a lovely place to stay in Yerevan, as you are just 15 minutes by taxi from the city center, yet there are enough options within the area to entertain you, including live music at the Cascade in spring, summer and autumn. This is also where you’ll find Matenadaran, the world’s largest collection of Armenian manuscripts.

Best places to stay in Monument / Cascade Complex

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Monument / Cascade Complex:
Apri Hostel
Eder Hostel
Freedom Armenia
FindArmenia Hostel

Budget Hotels in Monument / Cascade Complex:
Elysium Gallery Hotel
Hotel MINI
City Hotel by Picnic

Mid range Hotels in Monument / Cascade Complex:
Cascade Hotel
Hotel Meg
Opera Suite Hotel
Imperial Palace Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels in Monument / Cascade Complex:
Royal Plaza Hotel
Radisson Blu Hotel, Yerevan
Prime Hotel & Hostel
Diamond Hotel Yerevan

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Monument / Cascade Complex:
Grand Hotel Yerevan
Golden Palace Hotel Yerevan
Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan
Hotel Bastille

YEREVAN ARMENIA - The Cafesjian sculpture garden located adjacent to Cascade famous stairway and the viewpoint in Yerevan.

Tsitsernakaberd – Where to stay in Yerevan for history buffs

West of the Yerevan city center is Tsitsernakaberd, a monument and memorial of the Armenian genocide, which happened from 1915-1917 and resulted in the death of more than 1.5 million Armenians. The area around the monument comprises three hills on the shore of the Hrazdan River, where an iron age fortress once stood.

As you are a bit out of the city center, it’s possible to find cheap hotels in Yeravan here. The nearby Dalma Garden Mall has a grocery store and shopping for guests choosing to stay here. Other area attractions include a sport/concert complex and Hrazdan central stadium, while the city center is just ten minutes away on public transportation.

Best places to stay in Tsitsernakaberd

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Tsitsernakaberd:
Classic Hostel Yervan
JR’s House
Domino Hostel
Villa Rosa

Budget Hotels in Tsitsernakaberd:
Master’s House Dayan
City Hotel by Picnic
Dreams Hotel
Hotel Lilia Yerevan

Mid range Hotels in Tsitsernakaberd:
RIS Dalma Collection Yerevan
Forum Hotel
Capital Hotel
Silk Road Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels in Tsitsernakaberd:
Diamond Hotel Yerevan
Caucasus Hotel
Boulevard Hotel
Daniel Boutique Hotel

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Tsitsernakaberd:
Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan
The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan
Grand Hotel Yerevan
Golden Palace Hotel Yerevan

YEREVAN, ARMENIA - Flowers are on floor in Memorial complex Tsitsernakaberd, dedicated to genocide of armenians in 1915

Erebuni Fortress – Where to stay in Yerevan on a budget

Further outside of Yerevan city center is the Erebuni Fortress, an ancient hilltop fortress and museum. The fortress itself dates back to 782 BC, and is an important historical attraction of Yerevan. The museum adjacent to the fortress houses the findings of several local excavations including clothing, jewelry and pottery.

As this area is a bit removed from the city center, it’s possible to find budget accommodation and hostels if you are willing to travel and stay on the outskirts.

Best places to stay near Erebuni Fortress (within 5km)

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels near Erebuni Fortress:
Benefice Hotel & Tours
Station Hostel
Apricot Hostel
Vagary Hostel

Budget Hotels near Erebuni Fortress:
Venice Hotel
Areg Hotel
Art Hotel
Albert House

Mid range Hotels near Erebuni Fortress:
Musa Ler Hotel
Artsakh Hotel
Panorama Yerevan Resort
Silachi Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels near Erebuni Fortress:
SD Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Yerevan City Centre
Messier 53 Hotel Yerevan

Affordable Luxury Hotels near Erebuni Fortress:
Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan
The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan
Grand Hotel Yerevan
Golden Palace Hotel Yerevan

Fortress Erebuni in Yerevan on cloudy day. Armenia

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Where to stay in Yerevan

Where to stay in Yerevan

Where to stay in Yerevan

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