Shiraz is one of the most famous and historic city in Iran which its popularity has gone beyond the borders and every year attracts many international tourists from all around the world. In every corner of this ancient city there are lots of historic and old attractions and of course a beautiful unique nature. Shiraz is called as the city of culture, poem and Persian decorum.
There are many sights which a trip of some few days will not be enough to visit them all. This city also has a great history behind and it’s full of ancient houses and old hotels. If you’re going to be far away from today’s modern world and gander through the history of Shiraz it’s better to consider one of traditional accommodations of this city and feel it completely nostalgic. We’ll introduce you some of the best traditional residences and old hotels of Shiraz in this article and you can easily book each of them here in Travital website.
Read also: Ultimate Guide for Traveling to Shiraz
Sepehri traditional residence
It’s a remained house from Qajar period with 120 years old age which has been one of the best accommodations from 2017. This house is located in Sang Siyah neighborhood and this is one of the biggest merits of it because you’ll access many of spectacular places easily like; Shah Cheragh holly shrine, Khan School, Bibi Dokhtaran tomb and the house of Foroq Al-Molk.
Here can be known as one of the most beautiful houses of Shiraz with a tiny pond in the middle of yard which is serving the guests with 7 different well-designed rooms of course each room has an En-suite bath and toilet. Remember that this house entrance has some stairs which might be difficult to pass for children or limited people.
Different facilities in this house;
Free breakfast, internet with unlimited bulk, newspaper, transfer service, laundry and safe box
Address: Historic Siyah Sang neighborhood, opposite the Dastgheib terminal, Piroozi intersection, Shiraz
Mah Monir residence
This is a house was used from Qajar period and is nearly 120 years old. The space of this house is about 250 square meters and like other old houses the yard is the main center of building. This case of the best custom residences of Shiraz has 6 rooms with 16 people capacity. It can be considered as one of the most beautiful old houses which the interior is quite traditional. Including used elements can be mentioned in this house, is the old yard with colorful glasses, wooden doors and windows and red flowered vases around a tiny blue pond in the middle of yard. One of the advantages of Mah Monir house is easy access to Ghavam garden and Nasir AL-Molk mosque.
Note: the entrance has some stairs.
The facilities of this complex:
Restaurant, limited internet, open top car park, laundry, flush and squat toilet, room service and heating cooling system
Address: Auxiliary 7/8, the 7th alley, Zand St, Shiraz
This residence is one of the best ones in Shiraz which is serving people in a 720 square meters land. This house archaism returns to Qajar period nearly 120 years ago which was abandoned until it was usable again with a 3 years rebuilding. It’s been tried to sustain all the old elements of the building and add any modern equipment. This house hanged to an accommodation from 2017 with 11 rooms. This house also has a great access to Shah Cheragh and Nasir Al-Molk mosque.
Different facilities of this house;
Free breakfast, WiFi in rooms, coffee shop, TV, En-suite toilet, balcony, safe box in each room
Address: Alley No.30/6, opposite the public car park, 9th of Dey St, Shiraz
This case of the best accommodations of Shiraz has built in the end of Zandieh dynasty and has more than 200 year archaism. The architecture has the features of its own time. The main space is divided with a long passage from the alley and the pond is in the center of yard and there are 3 buildings in 3 sides of that. The hotel has 7 rooms and 22 beds have been put for guests.
There’s only 5 minutes to Vakil bazaar and you can reach many attractions of city in a very short time.
Note: the entrance of this house has some few stairs and it might be difficult for some people to climb them up.
Including facilities of this house;
Tai service, lobby, full board stay, green space, tea house, WiFi in rooms, laundry and WC
Address: No.15, alley No.38, Lotfali Khan Zand St, Shiraz
Gol Taha traditional residence
It’s another custom accommodation in Shiraz which has the color and the smell of Qajar life. This house is related to 120 years ago and is consist of two separated buildings. There are 14 rooms in whole which some of them are on ground floor and some of them are underground. The building was rebuilt in 2016 but in order to sustain the traditional space and old elements, the underground rooms have no refrigerator, bath or toilet and the guests should share these items with the others.
Some spectacular attractions of city like Shah Cheragh and Aramaneh church are placed in a short distance of this residence and by passing almost 2 kilometers you’ll get to some sights like; Nasir Al-Molk mosque.
Note: this house has already some stairs like the other custom houses.
Here are some of the services in this residence;
WiFi, tea maker, coffee maker, air conditioner, mini bar, fire distinguisher system and telephone
Address: No.43, opposite the Aramaneh church, Sang Siyah neighborhood, Namazi junction, Shiraz
Golestan Raaz traditional hotel
This hotel is exactly opposite the Nasir Al-Molk mosque and is one the best traditional hotels in Shiraz. The space of that is about 300 square meters and returns to Pahlavi period. The rooms are placed in 3 floors including; the first floor, the ground floor and the underground and are single to quadruple. The capacity of this ancient house is 18 persons and it’s very popular for the delicious food.
Here is completely traditional and notice that you should walk a 100 meters and pass some stairs to get to this house. The rooms have no TV but they have safe box, internet, squat toilet and garden. The personnel are dominated on English, French and German.
Address: Opposite the Nasir Al-Molk mosque, alley No.36, Lotfali Khan St, Shiraz
This old building was registered in national effects in 2000. As you enter the house you travel to history. There is a blue pond in center of the yard which is decorated with some flower’s pots around it. In 2016 people who are interested in canvas industry, bought this house and repaired it according to its old elements and changed it to one of the most beautiful ancient houses in Shiraz. The complex has 6 rooms with en-suite bath and toilet with a great access to Vakil bath, Forogh Al-Moluk house and Khan School. Notice that you have to pass 50 meters walking way and some stairs to get in to this house.
In this house you’ll have free breakfast and there is a car park near it. It has also fast speed internet, air conditioner, tea maker, refrigerator, Iranian bath and toilet and kitchen in suites.
Address: Meshkin Fam Museum alley, behind the Bibi Dokhtaran tomb, Sang Siyah passage, Namazi junction, Shiraz
It’s another custom house in Shiraz with 150 years archaism. It’s placed in historic part of city and has easy access to most of spectacular attractions. Like; Qavam orange garden, Zinat AL-Moluk house, Karim Khan Arg, Nasir Al-Molk mosque and the holly shrine of Shah Cheragh. The space is about 250 square meters and 30 people can stay in 10 rooms at the same time.
Qajar house rooms have tall colorful glasses, a pond in middle of yard and flower pots around it.
Address: Alley No.12/2, Lotfali Khan Zand St, Shiraz
This is also one of the best traditional residences in Shiraz which was repaired in 2018 and is serving as an accommodation. This place like other ancient houses is located in downtown and has an easy access to the most important sights of city. Here has 10 rooms and 23 people can stay here at the same time. There are 3 triple rooms, 7 double rooms and of course there’s no possibility of adding mattress in some of them.
All the rooms have facilities like; flush and squat toilets, bath, dresser, refrigerator and the complex has air conditioner, kitchen, tour leader, car park and staff dominated on foreign languages.
Note: you have to pass a 150 meters passage and some stairs to get to this house and then to your room.
Address: The first dead end, the auxiliary No.12/2, alley No.12, Lotfali Khan St, Shiraz
Here we are. Now you can choose your ideal accommodation in Shiraz according to your taste and needs and book it right here in Travital as easy and fast as possible. If you have any experience of staying in each of these houses please share your experience in a comment with us.