Ani Plaza Hotel, Yerevan
A former Soviet era hotel (opened in 1970), the Ani Plaza was privatized on the declaration of the Independent Republic of Armenia in 1998 and fully reconstructed and refurbished. It has recently (2011) undergone another refurbishment, and is now a very acceptable 4 star hotel.
The hotel is situated in the Business and Entertainment Centre of Yerevan, and is just 12-15 minutes by car from Zvartnots International Airport. It's only a few minutes walk to the National Gallery, Opera House, the Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, other cultural and historical places, as well as restaurants and clubs.
The Ani Plaza Hotel offers 239 fully renovated, comfortable rooms, many of them overlooking the city with a panoramic view of Mount Ararat. Non-smoking rooms are available.
The hotel has an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gymnasium.