Known as the oldest adobe city in the world, Yazd is one of the most attractive cities of Iran among people who travel to Iran, and it has been titled as the city of Baadgirs (wind towers), the wonderful icon of the historical city of Yazd, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wandering through the alleys of the historical city and exploring its architecture is a unique experience you can’t have anywhere else in the world. Today, there are lots of eco lodges at the heart of the old city district of Yazd, that offers you the joy of staying at the historical houses of Yazd. Here we have mentioned some of the top eco lodges in Yazd, any of which you cab book from here and stay while visiting this lovely city.
Shar Baaf Eco lodge of Yazd
The Shar Baaf eco lodge of Yazd is a heritage left from the Qajarid era (18th - 19th century) and its construction is so splendid that is one of the national heritages of Iran. With some little change and renovation, this house is now being used as an eco lodge hosting travelers who love to enjoy the oriental atmosphere of Yazd. This construction has two interior and exterior courtyards, a big pond at the main courtyard, and a large porch where the guests sit for having their meals. Also, the roof top of the Shar Baaf eco lodge is an amazing spot for enjoying the scenic landscape of the old city district, and the starry sky of the desert city of Yazd at night. The cozy traditional rooms, the professional staff and the delicious homemade food, all make your stay memorable.
Shar Baaf ecolodge - Yazd, Iran
Tarooneh Eco lodge of Yazd
Dating back to the Zand Dynasty (19th century) this traditional eco lodge is considered as a museum of traditional architecture of desert. With modern and standard facilities, the cozy rooms of Tarooneh eco lodge are located around the main courtyard, and the seats located in the yard make it a great place for gathering and having meals. This eco lodge is so close to the to the Mir Chakhmaq Complex, Eskandar Prison, the Jaame Mosque.
Tarooneh Ecolodge - Yazd, Iran
Khesht o Mah Eco lodge of Yazd
Literally meaning adobe and moon, the name of this ecolodge points to the adobe architecture and the vivid night sky of Yazd. This eco lodge is a 300-year-old construction located in Yazd historic city, which has recently become a traditional eco lodge. It has eight rooms with traditional designs that hosts 40 guests. The rooms of this eco lodge do not have beds and guests use simple mattresses which is a new experience for many.
Khaneh Kheshti Eco lodge of Yazd
The Khaneh Kheshti means adobe house, and is one of the best ecolodges of Yazd city.because of its friendly atmosphere and the hospitality of its hosts. The 150-year-old building was constructed during the Qajar era and has 6 rooms.
Khaneh Kheshti Ecolodge - Yazd, Iran
Seneek house of Yazd
Located in Kashani Street of Yazd, in the cities old district, the Seneek historical house used to be home to a well-known Zoroastrian family and its name literally meaning three goods refers to the Zoroastrian concept of “Good thoughts, Good words, Good Deeds”. It has 13 clean and beautiful rooms named after legendary characters of Shahnameh, the Iranian epic poem book.
Seneek House - Yazd, Iran
Nartitee Eco lodge of Yazd
Nartitee eco lodge is a historical house made with adobe and mud bricks and is located in Taft, a town near Yazd. Taft is located on the foothills of the Shirkooh mount with a cool climate and beautiful pomegranates and walnut gardens. This lovely ecolodge has 6 rooms named after different Zoroastrian festivals, and is ran by a local Zoroastrian couple, who hold different amazing gatherings and art exhibition in their cozy eco lodge.
Nartitee Ecolodge - Taft, Yazd, Iran
Hooman Ecolodge of Yazd
With 150 years’ antiquity, the building of the Hooman ecolodge of Yazd was renovated and changed into an accommodation unit in 2020. This building has traditional rooms, underground rooms, and even a Qanat, therefore staying at this ecolodge is a unique experience. It has 22 rooms, including twin rooms, triple rooms, four-bed rooms, suits, honeymoon suits, and VIP suits, and is close to main attractions of Yazd, like the Water Museum, the Bazaar, Laari ha House, etc.
Hooman Ecolodge - Yazd, Iran
Turanj Ecolodge of Yazd
The Qajarid Turanj house is another cozy and traditional ecolodge of Yazd, with a peaceful atmosphere and a lovely courtyard. The Turanj ecolodge of Yazd has a good restaurant where you can taste traditional cuisines of Yazd, and sweets.
Turanj Ecolodge - Yazd, Iran