Royay Ghadim Hotel in Yazd is one of the many traditional lodges of a
city whose fame lies in the glory of its historic houses and their magical
windcatchers. The building that carries the name of Royay Ghadim (literally
‘dream of the old days’) is a 200 years old beautiful mansion with all the
fascinating aspects of Iranian architecture of the 19th century. These
include gorgeous plaster work, decorated wooden windows and the peaceful
courtyard that welcomes the guests in the cool nights of Yazd.
Similar to other historic lodges in
sector, all the renovation projects in Royay Ghadim Hotel has been overseen by
Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, so that no
damage is afflicted on the authenticity of the historic structure. The hotel has
11 rooms in two floors all with a view of the courtyard. You can choose between
five types of rooms and one suite with the capacity to accommodate five people.
All rooms are equipped with modern amenities such adjustable air-conditioners,
LED TVs, Wi-Fi and tea-makers. All main meals (including the free breakfast) are
served in the restaurant of the hotel which is located in the serene atmosphere
of the courtyard. There is also a free parking space for the guests with cars
which is a blessing considering how difficult it is to find parking space during
the high season. And finally, it is the excellent location of Royay Ghadim Hotel
that makes it a favorite of Yazd day tours.
In their choice of accommodation, tour operators usually opt for
Yazd hotels that offer an easy
access to Yazd’s
tourist attractions. Royay Ghadim Hotel is surrounded by many of the
major tourist spots in Yazd. These include
Amir Chakhmaq Complex, Narenjestan Traditional House, Khan Bazaar, Yazd’s
Water Museum, Jame Mosque and
Yazd's Zoroastrian Fire Temple.