Ashrafieh is in , it is one of Beirut's oldest and most charming districts and is considered an important tourist outlet in Beirut where a great number of restaurants, coffee shops and nightclubs are located.

Notable Places in the Area

The is the principal museum of archaeology in . Photo: Elie plus, Public domain.

The , which is officially known as the Nicolas Ibrahim , is a modern art and contemporary art museum in , . Photo: Bertilvidet, CC BY 2.5.

is a private Catholic research university in , , founded in 1875 by the Jesuits. Photo: Eddy.dossantos2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a private, non-sectarian, and co-educational American university in .

Localities in the Area

is in . The is one of the luxurious residential districts of the Capital.

is the central district of Beirut, with its outdoor cafes restaurants and high end designer stores. Photo: Radi83, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Bourj Hammoud, is a town and municipality in located north-east of the capital , in the and is part of Greater Beirut. Photo: Serouj, Public domain.


33.8853° or 33° 53' 7.2" north
35.5196° or 35° 31' 10.6" east
United Nations Location Code
101 metres (331 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: الأشرفية
  • Armenian: Աշրաֆիա
  • Armenian: Աշրաֆիէ
  • Asturian: Achrafieh
  • Azerbaijani: Əşrəfiyyə
  • Bengali: আশরাফিহ
  • Chinese: 阿什拉斐叶区
  • Czech: Achrafieh
  • Czech: Ašrafíja
  • Dutch: Achrafieh
  • Egyptian Arabic: الاشرفيه
  • English: Achrafieh
  • English: Beirut/Ashrafieh
  • French: Achrafieh
  • French: Ashrafieh
  • German: Achrafieh
  • German: Aschrafija
  • German: Aschrafiyya
  • Hebrew: אל-אשרפיה
  • Hebrew: אלאשרפיה
  • Hebrew: אל אשרפיה
  • Hebrew: אשרפייה
  • Italian: Achrafieh
  • Japanese: アシュラフィーエ
  • Japanese: アーシュラフィーフ
  • Persian: اشرفیه (بیروت)
  • Persian: اشرفیه
  • Polish: Al-Aszrafijja
  • Romanian: Achrafieh
  • Romanian: Beirut/Ashrafieh
  • Russian: Ашрафия
  • Spanish: Achrafieh
  • Spanish: Archafrieh
  • Ukrainian: Ашрафія
  • Western Armenian: Էշրեֆիէ
  • Achrafie
  • Achrafiye
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  • Al Ashrafīyah
  • Ashrafīyah
  • El Achrafiye
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  • El Achrafiyé

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