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Ferdowsi Grand Hotel

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent our last night in Iran here and what a disappointment it was. Staff were unfriendly on arrival and again on departure (we only stayed one night thank goodness) The public reception area is like something from a 1970's sitcom. We had booked a double room but were allocated a twin (they gave the double to our guide -...

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leeds
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I travelled to tehran and arrived on Wednesday early hours of the morning I stayed for 2 nights at this hotel. on returning from my sisters 1 years anniversary of death ( sal ). I received the most disgraceful Customer Service I have ever encountered. I was transferring to the Grand Hotel in tehran and I asked for assistance from...

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h-meghdadi, General Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

First of all we hereby confirm that this lady never stayed in our hotel. no hotel with more than 30 years of experience will ever treat a guest as mentioned. this story is not true and mentioned by a not normal person

Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel gor four nights, my room was in the last floor. The room decor is old style but nice. The bathroom is renovated. The rooms in the lower floors are not renovated. My advice to stay at the last floor rooms. Breakfast is good with freshly backed bread. The staff is very nice and very helpfull....

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Paris, France
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I was on a business trip recently and spent three nights at this downtown Tehran hotel. With a real unique hotel lobby, my room had twin beds, overlooking the street, decorated in old fashioned manner but with a renovated private bathroom. The room had all the facilities of a good european three star hotel with excellent heating as during my...

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to publish your comments. We are delighted that services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel’s staff and hotels’ location was satisfactory and your positive comment will motivate us to keep working to seek service excellence for our guests. We look forward to welcome you back to the Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. Best Regards

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We spent four nights here in January 2017. Positives: - very good food in breakfast area, dining room and fast food next door. Ate at all three. - good location for tourists to see the things in the center and avoid traffic; however one could stay in a different hotel and easily take the metro to the center; this is...

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to publish your comments. We are delighted that services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel’s staff and hotels’ location was satisfactory and your positive comment will motivate us to keep working to seek service excellence for our guests. We look forward to welcome you back to the Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. Best Regards

Kalajoki
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Nice, clean peacefull Hotel almost in the middle of Tehran. Only few kilometers away from the city centre. Possibly to change Euros to the local money. Quickly taxi connection. Restaurant - breakfast OK.

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to publish your comments. We are delighted that services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel’s staff and hotels’ location was satisfactory and your positive comment will motivate us to keep working to seek service excellence for our guests. We look forward to welcome you back to the Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. Best Regards

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Although the hotel is conveniently located to walk to major sites, it's located in a very grungy area. In the main, the staff were helpful if a little surly. Our room was very quiet and the fresh fruit and water appreciated. The bathroom is a good size as is the room itself. Breakfast has a great range of options including...

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to publish your comments. We are delighted that services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel’s staff and hotels’ location was satisfactory and your positive comment will motivate us to keep working to seek service excellence for our guests. We look forward to welcome you back to the Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. Best Regards

Kish Island, Iran
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

For eny reason you travel to Tehran the hotel provides your needs. Besides very good hotel accommodation including nice stuff, clean room, good food and etc. The location of hotel is near big museums and in the middle of old Tehran's buildings. The big mall of Tehran is near the hotel so you can easily go shopping and also one...

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write and share your valuable review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you are fully satisfied with your room and services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you in the near future. Best Regards

SHANGHAI
Reviewed 21 December 2016

It is at a best location very close to the famous museums and Bazar. Based on Iranian standard its decorations both ouside and inside room are quite mordern.No mini bar but free bottled water, teabag and fruits offered.Safe is workable. Room service is available (but at the beginning no menu in the room). Breakfast is also good.One small pity is...

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h-meghdadi, Front Office Manager at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Xuegang, Thank you very much for your kind feedback and your positive comments have been shared with all team members. We are delighted that you are fully satisfied with your room and services provided by Ferdowsi Grand Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you in the near future. Best Regards

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I staied in this hotel for the business matters. There had nice lobby for the small couples meetings. Overally the building of hotel is too old but it refreshed. There was number of Restaurants , that they serve different kind of European and traditional iranian fooda. There was also a fast-food close to the main door of hotel.

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With 22,000 square meters of floor space, Ferdowsi Grand Hotel was first opened. Renovations and improvements have brought pleasant and modern changes, yet we have also the touch of Persian heritage as well. This hotel has suites and royal suites and restaurants. We offer traditional and modern Iranian cuisine as well as international cuisine and a buffet. There are several dining and modern conference halls as well as swimming pool, Jacuzzi, and sauna and other recreational and sporting facilities plus fast, wireless with Wi-Fi technology for connecting to the internet. And finally with plenty of parking in our multi level parking facility, we have secured our ranking amongst the highest in the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ferdowsi Grand Hotel

Address: No 20, Kooshk e Mesri Street | beginning of Ferdowsi Ave, north of Imam Khomeini Square, Tehran, Iran
Region: Iran > Tehran Province > Tehran
Hotel Class:4 star — Ferdowsi Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 220
Hotel Style:
#8 Luxury Hotel in Tehran
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  • Botched repairs in bathroom
  • Filthy mat
  • Rando grout smear on shower wall.
  • Cables everywhere
  • Grotty bathroom
denise40smile, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Hotel is located on a side road so even rooms with view over the road are considerably quiet”
Caris25, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the 2-bedroom suite; appears to be only one per floor”
  • sitting area in the 2-room suite
  • bed in the 2-room suite
  • sitting area with extra bed in the 2-room suite
JaneinParis, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose another hotel!”
jeremiahLiverpoolUK, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the rooms above the entrance are very noisy as you can hear the Ferdowsi street.”
***-Irene, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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