Old houses in historic cities, Village Houses and Homes in castles, fortress, caves, eco lodges and caravansaries in different regions of Iran

Trekking and hiking near Sanandaj in Kordestan

Trekking and hiking in vast mountainous areas of western Iran, especially Kurdistan is an experience nature lovers shouldn’t miss. Mountains and nature around Doulab village near Sanandaj in Kordestan has surpassed many trekkers expectation in terms of beauty and variety of landscapes. Manager of Tishk homestay knows everything about these mountains and provide trekking and hiking tours. IranianStay truly recommend this homestay and tours if you want an authentic moment meeting locals and hiking in beautiful place.

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Hostel in Miankaleh peninsula Mazandaran Iran

Video of Eco lodge in Mazandaran

In this video you see a beautiful homestay in Miankaleh peninsula. Miyānkāle peninsula is a narrow but long peninsula in Māzandarān Province in the north of Iran situated in the extreme south-eastern part of the Caspian Sea. This is one of the best destinations for bird watching in Iran. There is a very wide range of migratory birds and other unique wildlife species.

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Narges Homestay & Hostel in Korit village Tabas

Video of Narges Hostel in Tabas

For those of you that visited Kharanaq village near Yazd and loved it, you should take bus and drive 5 hours from Yazd to the east to Tabas in South Khorasan. In Tabas county There are many mudbrick villages that were inhabited for millennia but were abandoned after the 1978 earthquake. People just started new villages just next to the old villages because the places were just too good to live.

One of this villages is Korit. Korit village located in 13 km from Tabas.
In the middle of the Korit abandoned mudbrick village you will see an old house that changed to homestay called Narges guest house. Lovely place you will definitely experience pure tranquility there.

Visiting Korit village will be a unique experience to wander through the passageways, some still almost undamaged, and go in and out of old homes. It really gives you a feel for life near the desert, and a different architectural style to enjoy.

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live in underground homes in Bahabad Yazd

Deharoos underground homestay and hostel in Bahabad

Deharoos is an ancient underground village located 5 km from Behabad, Yazd province, Iran. This village is several thousand years old and known as The first human settlements in Behabad city. The homes in Deharoos have been built underground with special features of earth materials. The unique architecture of the buildings controls weather fluctuations using appropriate underground placement techniques so the rooms are warm in winter and cool in summer.
Deharoos homestay & hostel facilities such as Wi-Fi, mineral water and clean bathrooms will really make your stay even more pleasant. 
Local breads and foods, dairy products and delicious organic meals will make your journey memorable.


Deharoos underground homestay and hostel in Bahabad

In addition to experience of living underground, you will enjoy from following programs.
1.  Visiting historical places of Behabad
2.  Visiting several thousand years old Petroglyphs
3.  Visiting 400 million years old fossil areas
4.  Sandboarding
5.  Camel riding
6.  Live performances of local musics
7.  Visiting Natural Sciences Museum of Behabad
8.  Visiting deer breeding farm
9.  Off Roading in desert
10.  Star observation in the darkest point of desert (darkness of 5.7 in Bortle scale)

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Snowy day in Tavasolian homestay & hostel in Natanz

For those looking for an accommodation in Natanz, Tavassolian homestay can be a good option. Natanz city located in way from Kashan to Esfahan.

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Amazing and beautiful village between mountain and desert

 Reza Abad village in Shahroud

Reza Abad, where sand dunes are connected to the mountain and a river flows through village. With honest, hardworking and hospitable people. This noble village can be one of the most memorable destinations of the autumn and spring trips.

Things To Do in Rezaabad village

Spend time with locals
Spend time with locals
Folk Dance
Folk Dance
walking with shepherds
Experience milking sheeps
Experience milking sheeps
Camping in desert
Hike in the dunes
Camel riding
Stay in a local homestay and hostel
Eating local and fresh bread

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One night in Fereydoon homestay & hostel in Golpayegan

One of the best description we found about Fereydoon ecolodge is samaneh zareei experience:

In the last days of this fall My husband and I went to Golpayegan.
Here is our residence in the village of Hassan Hafez
Fereydoun homestay.
First we entered to the hostel, the courtyard was filled with yellow leaves, and even in the water pond was full of yellow leaves, orange and red. It was so beautiful that we were surprising for a while. This homestay has three rooms and all have a toilet and shower. It has traditional and nostalgic architecture. we choose a room that had a traditional table (Korsi). Our room was a museum with a lot of traditional crafts.

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