About Us

Our Story

Since 1930, Ararat Oriental Rugs has been in operation from the same location. For over 90 years we have graced the Vancouver’s finest homes with one of kind area rugs from around the world. The trendy south Granville has provided the perfect ambiance to our showroom. Surrounded by Art Galleries and specialty Antiques shops, Ararat Oriental Rugs remains the true Oriental and Persian Rug destination in the area. Each Persian and Oriental rug in our showroom and warehouses have been personally hand picked by our President.

Jay Etemad, a savvy entrepreneur and a philanthropist with true passion for Persian Rugs has been in rug business for over 35 years. His love and passion of unique Antique and rare area rugs could be seen in our huge selection of rare beautiful Persian Rugs in Vancouver, British Columbia.

We work with a divers group of individuals and businesses in an around province of British Columbia in Canada. From local popular designers to restoration companies to well known city real-estate Agents, our collaboration and partnership provide us with ability to offer a true exceptional shopping experience for our valued customers. Each individual business and entrepreneur offers to contribute to this partnership in a unique and relaxed style. We welcome new partnerships with reputable business entrepreneurs. Please contact us with your comments and suggestions.


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