If you would like an alternative ‘homestay’ Bed and Breakfast in Yerevan, then may be that you would consider Anahit Stepanyan’s Bed and Breakfast. Anahit has worked in the tourist industry all of her life – as a tourist guide – and is passionate about ensuring that every person who visits Armenia has the best experience possible. If you choose to stay in her hospitable family home, which she has been welcoming guests in to for the last nine years, you will be made to feel very welcome, indeed. Located in Sayat-Nova Avenue, in the very heart of Armenia’s capital, this Bed and Breakfast faces the Opera House and is within a short walking distance of all the major attractions and places of interest. With rave reviews on Trip Advisor, the communal feel of this establishment is definitely worth considering.
Check in and checkout times, plus methods of payment are not available. Therefore, it is recommended that you contact Anahit on 0037410527589, 0037410568134 or 0037491502071 to find out these details prior to booking. Alternatively, if you go to her website, you can check if she’s available to Skype.
Services and Amenities
This Bed and Breakfast offers a range of services and amenities, including: a selection of art, by Armenian artists; a sitting room, where you can use the free satellite television, take in a movie, read a book from the extensive English language selection, or surf the Internet via the super-fast free WiFi; cleaning services; 24-hour hot showers; a common room; a terrace for those sunny days; free use of the refrigerator; free breakfast, consisting of a fresh pastry served with coffee or tea; luggage storage; guided tour booking; free use of guide books and maps; expert trip advice; and an airport pick-up service.
Anahit Stepanyan’s Bed and Breakfast has 3 different room rates available, which vary between high season (April – September) and low season (October – March): Dorm Room, Loft or Private Double Room. In the low season, prices start at an extremely reasonable 5,000 AMD per person per night and rise to an equally reasonable 10,000 AMD per person per night (as of March 2014). In the high season, prices start at an extremely reasonable 6,000 AMD per person per night and rise to an equally reasonable 15,000 AMD per person per night (as of March 2014). Facilities and services in rooms include: linen, duvets and towels upon request.
Trip Advisor Rating and Testimonials
Overall, this hotel has been awarded 5 stars out of 5 on the Trip Adviser website (written by independent visitors to the hotel). When broken down, the hotel received a remarkable: 5 stars for service, value and location; and 4.5 stars for sleep quality, rooms and cleanliness. Some of the guests said the following:
‘Wonderfully helpful lady and a lovely apartment.’
‘Great location, good place to stay.’
‘A lovely stay in a homely place!’
If you are willing to try the alternative, then this lovely Bed and Breakfast offers a warm, friendly and fun experience.