The Tufenkian Heritage Hotels continue to be recognized for its world-class service and culturally responsible business efforts by several top consumer publications around the world:

  • Travel and Leisure
  • Food and Wine
  • En Route
  • Budget Travel
  • Interior Design
  • Metropolitan Home
  • New York Times


 Tufenkian Heritage Hotels have been recognized by Kiwi Collection - the world's largest independent  hotel reviewer. Kiwi Collection is supported by a distinguished and highly respected panel of advisors that includes industry leaders from every sector of the global hospitality and related industries. The outstanding breadth of expertise made available by this superlative advisory board emphasizes Kiwi's commitment to excellence in their pursuit to become the most trusted source for delightful travel.



 In October 2009 Philanthropist and entrepreneur James Tufenkian was singled out by Armenia's Ministry of Economy for the contributions to tourism in the developing nation made by Tufenkian Heritage Hotels. The company was awarded with a "Gold Medal" for its efforts to promote the tourism development in Armenia and to support sustainable efforts to protect, preserve and promote the country's natural, historic and cultural resources.


 The 2005 December issue of Travel and Leisure introduces the magazine's Global Vision Awards, recognizing the most innovative projects and organizations that are defending the historical, cultural and ecological integrity of the traveler's world. From hundreds of candidates, Travel and Leisure editors nominated finalists in seven categories and presented them to a jury of experts. Award categories included: economic development, cultural preservation, community outreach, green/eco-hotel initiative, ecological conservation, innovation and corporate initiative. Tufenkian received Travel &Leisure Magazine's Global Vision award for economic development -recognizing culturally responsible business efforts, related though not limited to tourism, that enhance the economy of a developing community.



 Tufenkian Historic Yerevan Hotel has received a 2015 Award based on guest review rating of 9.1.



 Tufenkian Historic Yerevan Hotel has received a 2016 "Outstanding 4.7 Out of 5" guest reviews award by




 Tufenkian Avan Dzoraget Hotel has received the 2016 Customer Review Award with an outstanding score of 9.1 out of 10.