Aging palaces and gruff post-Soviet buildings, this is what the hotel offer in Tbilissi has looked like for decades. Now, since the opening of Rooms Hotel in 2014, a pioneer of the hotel industry, Tbilisi has a thriving array of designer, chic or trendy locations.
Old reconstructed Soviet factories, old bourgeois houses with nostalgic charm or new designer buildings, Tbilisi stands out as an exciting testing ground for hotels at prices still very acceptable for the proposed standard.
We present to you an anthology of the most popular places in the new flagship direction of the Caucasus, which will help you understand the variety of difficult choices, because often the high cost of living does not mean that the institution will be ideally served. Some Georgian businessmen believe that prices can be increased if the hotel is simply richly decorated.
Choosing this hotel, the tourist finds himself right in the center of Tbilisi. The most beautiful places of the city are within walking distance: the building of the Georgian Parliament, the Kashveti Church, the Opera and Ballet Theater, the Art Museum. And the hotel itself is more like a museum than a place to stay: it is located in a historic building from the early 20th century.
The interiors of the hotel are gorgeous, there is something to admire. The rooms are classically decorated, have everything you need, including air conditioning and TV.
Breakfasts are usually included in the room rate. The meal takes place in an elegant restaurant, the menu includes dishes related to the cuisines of different nations of the world. For light snacks and drinks, visit the lounge bar.
Additional services at the hotel:
- 24-hour reception,
- Free car parking,
- Fitness room,
Radisson Blu Iveria — an incomparable hotel in Tbilisi
The elite hotel is located in a modern high-rise building on Rustaveli Avenue. Its plus is the opportunity to look at Tbilisi from the height of the 20th floor from panoramic windows. The building is new, because it was actually restored from the foundation in 2009. Now it is one of the symbols of the modern Georgian capital. Comfortable rooms are equipped with air conditioning, refrigerator, TV, minibar, safe for storing valuables. Access to the hotel internet is free.
On the basis of the hotel work:
- Swimming pool,
- Free parking,
- Roof terrace.
Within walking distance from the institution there are: the Old Town, the funicular, the Bridge of Peace, Rustaveli and Agmashenebeli avenues, several cozy pubs.
It is a symbol of the recent transformation of Tbilisi into a fashionable capital. In the intellectual quarter of Vera, from the very beginning, an original long wooden façade impresses, the hotel is housed in an old printing house. It is one of the most modern hotels in Tbilisi, which, despite its youth, has earned many rave reviews. Its location is not as convenient as that of the two above, but the service and the level of comfort are at an altitude.
The interior focuses on raw materials, colorful wallpaper and antique furniture. The large fireplace in the lounge gives the place a warm atmosphere throughout the year. The same spirit reigns in the rooms. Solid parquet flooring, wide bay windows, wrought iron chandeliers, velvet curtains and neat lighting lend a charming atmosphere. Inside, everything is decorated without pomp, but expensive. The furnishings in a simple, in some places “rustic” style allows any category of guests to feel at home. The staff is well-trained and helpful, which is a rarity in Georgia.
Additional entertainment for hotel guests:
- A visit to the gym equipped with the latest technology,
- A visit to a bar with a wide selection of alcoholic (and not only) drinks,
- Excursions, trips to the sights of Tbilisi (for a fee).
This hotel, which positions itself as a 4-star, is considered by many to be no worse than a 5-star hotel. Its main value, in addition to impeccable service and level of comfort, is its location right in the center of “old” Tbilisi. Without going outside, you can observe the ancient sights of the Georgian capital.
The hotel rooms are small, but this is compensated by the spacious terraces in the fresh air, where guests prefer to spend their time. Most of the terraces are given over to bars, recreation areas, restaurants. Inside the rooms, stylishly and modernly decorated — air conditioning, TV, minibar, safe and Internet access. A metro station is within walking distance, as well as iconic landmarks — Narikala Fortress, Meydan Square, and others.
Holiday Inn — the best hotel in Tbilisi
The hotel is located in a modern high-rise building with glass walls. Offers a solid, average level of service, which is quite consistent with its stellar level. Once inside there was a Soviet hotel, in 2010, after the reconstruction of the old building, “Holiday Inn Tbilisi” was born.
The interiors of the hotel are modern. The rooms are cozy, equipped with air conditioning, safe, coffee maker and Internet access. The restaurant is not tied to any one cuisine in the world, it prepares a variety of dishes, the menu is quite voluminous. In addition to the restaurant, there is a bar.
Additional services are presented:
- Swimming pool,
- Fitness hall,
- Transfer from and to the airport,
- Free car parking.
Within walking distance from the hotel there is the Tbilisi Circus and metro station. The picturesque Caucasus Mountains are a 10-minute drive away.
Despite the three stars, the hotel deserves the closest attention. It is located in the center of the Old Town, in a historic building. Small in size, clean, comfortable, recently renovated. The rooms are furnished in accordance with modern requirements: there is a workplace, Internet access, and satellite TV. Each guest has a bathrobe in the bathroom. A separate bonus is the restaurant — it is located on the roof of the establishment, and the chefs prepare excellent dishes, this is noted by everyone who had the good fortune to stay here.
Plus location — proximity to the city center and numerous Tbilisi attractions. The downside for some category of guests is the presence of entertainment establishments in the immediate vicinity of the hotel — it can be noisy at night. Guests can book a roundtrip airport transfer and use the free car park.
It is a former textile factory in the historical part of the city. Designed by the creators of the Stamba and Rooms hotels, this hybrid space retains its monumental side and industrial decor from the Soviet era. Some details of the industrial plant have been preserved and give a special flavor to the external and internal appearance.
Rooms and common areas are decorated in the style of the Soviet era, so people who remember these times are given the opportunity to plunge into the glorious past. Inside, if most beds are available in the dorms, Fabrika also offers a few double rooms for those nostalgic about being in a youth hostel.
The large courtyard houses trendy restaurants, bars, vintage shops, hairdressers, coworking spaces and artist studios. In the immediate vicinity there are metro stations and attractions.
The hotel is popular among the guests of Tbilisi, despite the small number of stars. It is not located in the city center, but it is always quiet and peaceful here. The size of the institution is not large — the hotel is designed for only 14 rooms.
At the guests’ service — 1,2,3-bed rooms. The accommodation includes breakfasts, the quality of food raises no objections. The rooms vary in size, even if they are of the same capacity (in terms of the number of people). It is important to clarify the footage before booking so as not to find yourself in cramped conditions.
Inside each room there is a TV, air conditioning, mini-bar, and Wi-Fi access. The bathrooms are equipped with hygiene items. For those who arrived by car, free parking is provided.
This hotel attracts with its good location (in the central part of the Old Town) and low prices. At the same time, the level of service here is quite tolerable. It will appeal to those who prefer to relax in silence — noisy highways are in the distance. The building is equipped with spacious terraces, where it is pleasant to observe the surroundings and sunbathe.
The rooms cannot be called catchy: everything is decorated very simply, in neutral colors. Everything you need is available: TV, bathroom, and minibar. Guests are provided with hygiene items as a bonus.
The hotel has a restaurant. Meals are served in a cozy patio. There is also a garden here. Breakfasts can be ordered to your room. Often, along with meals, guests are offered to taste delicious homemade wines. Not far from the hotel there are the sights of Tbilisi — Narikala fortress, the President’s palace, and the historical center of Metikhi. Getting to other parts of the city will not be difficult.
The hotel is located so that it could not be better — it occupies 2 floors of the Tbilisi railway station. The area is not bad — it is not far from the city center. In the most multi-storey building of the station, there are many places that tourists are happy to visit — a shopping center, restaurants, cafes, and hairdressers’.
The hotel has been operating not so long ago — since 2014. Reviews about it are positive, noting the good value for money and quality of service. To services of guests — rooms with TV, bathroom. The furnishings are quite simple; not all rooms provided for guests have a balcony. There are 32 rooms in the hotel, most of them are designed for 2 guests. One room is for 4 persons. The hotel does not organize meals for guests, guests use the services of catering organizations located in the railway station building.