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Top 15 hotels in Gjirokaster [Jun 2024]

Albania360 Hotel Guide 2023

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Previously, we wrote about 10 things to do and see in Gjirokaster. And if you are convinced to visit the stone city, we are suggesting the 15 most beautiful hotels that will make your stay unforgettable!

Hotel Fantasy

This hotel is located in the museum center of the city of Gjirokaster and offers a picturesque view of the city. You can see the view of the castle, the old quarters of the city, the Drin valley and the mountains that surround the city. The restaurant serves for you Mediterranean and traditional cuisine, ensuring that every guest is satisfied with their stay at the Fantasy hotel.

Hotel Fantasy
Hotel Fantasy

Kerculla Resort

Located at the top of Gjirokaster, 52 km from Saranda and 36 km from Syri i Kaltër, Kerculla Resort is the right option for you. Its position offers you an incomparable view, as you can enjoy your time in the pool or drink a coffee at the bar. In Kerculla Resort, your stay for sure will be unforgettable.

Kerculla Resort
Kerculla Resort

Hotel Argjiro

Hotel Argjiro is located in the center of the historical part of Gjirokaster, from where you can see a wonderful view of the city, the castle and the surrounding places. The best part is that the view can be easily seen from any hotel room. Meanwhile the daily breakfast offers buffet, continental or Italian options depending on what you are looking for!

Hotel Argjiro
Hotel Argjiro

Hotel Bebej Traditional

The traditional 3-star Bebej Hotel, just 6 minutes walk from the Gjirokaster Mosque, offers hospitality to all guests. The rooms are comfortable and some of them include a balcony with a dining area, equipped with a sofa set and a writing desk. Also a traditional breakfast with a view of the castle would never be a bad idea, so you can have a look.

Hotel Bebej Traditional
Hotel Bebej Traditional

Hotel Praga

This hotel is located in one of the oldest neighborhoods called “Palorto”. Recently, it serves as a traditional accommodation for guests. Characteristically decorated with stones and carvings, this place gives you the opportunity to enjoy the panoramic view of the city. Hotel Praga also has an outdoor swimming pool, garden and a shared lounge where you can enjoy your morning coffee or a drink in the evening.

Hotel Praga
Hotel Praga

Hotel Kodra


Hotel Kodra is one of the most beautiful in the city, surrounded by gardens and traditional elements that make this place perfect for a beautiful experience in the stone city. All rooms have a traditional design with wooden ceilings characteristic of Gjirokaster. In the hotel restaurant you will enjoy Italian and Mediterranean cuisine where guests can enjoy the view of the city from above.

Hotel Kodra
Hotel Kodra

Hotel Kalemi 2

Located in the historic center of city in a completely renovated stone building, Hotel Kalemi 2 is one of the most luxurious places on Gjirokaster. Every detail is specially taken care of and the rooms are very comfortable. Each one of them has a small balcony with a wonderful view of the stone roofs. Also the guests can have a drink at the snack bar on the terrace.

Hotel Kalemi 2
Hotel Kalemi 2

Dreams Hotel

Dreams Hotel located only 1.7 miles from Lake Viroi, is a good starting point for the sights of Gjirokaster including the Ethnographic Museum. About 5 minutes walk away from city center, this hotel is very nicely furnished and it has all you need. Some rooms at the property have a balcony with a city view where guests can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Dreams Hotel
Dreams Hotel

Palorto Hotel

Hotel Palorto, named after one of the oldest neighborhood in Gjirokaster, is located 13 minutes walk from Cerciz Topulli square. The city center is close by, about 15 minutes walk away. The terrace and the garden offer you a wonderful view of the old town, while you can also enjoy a lovely home-cooked meal.

Palorto Hotel
Palorto Hotel

Cajupi Hotel

This hotel is located in the heart of the city, overlooking the Gjirokaster Castle. From there, the famous cobbled streets of the characteristic Bazaar open the way, interspersed with all the roads leading to various historical points. A little more modern, in this hotel you can enjoy all the mostly traditional meals, while pasta, bread and desserts are made in-house allowing for a unique dining experience.

Hotel Cajupi
Hotel Cajupi

Argjiro Traditional

Typical traditional, with walls made of stone and in the heart of the old town, Argjiro Traditional takes you back in time. The rooms are few but large, clean and furnished in a traditional yet still modern and light style. Argjiro Traditional has a pub on the first floor where you can relax and dance with a good drink in the evening.

Argjiro Traditional
Argjiro Traditional

Castle Hotel

Amazing view of the city, close to all sights, Castle Hotel is an amazing historic place. From the inside, it looks like you are staying in a museum, so your stay here would definitely be the highlight of your trip. As for food, traditional meals and self-made pies are always served.

Castle Hotel
Castle Hotel

Hotel 4 Rooms Gjirokastra

Central location but on a small parallel street so quiet 20 meters from shops and small restaurants in the city center. This hotel is furnished in the classic style of the city, and every corner was worked out in detail to be as pleasant as possible. To enjoy your stay in the stone city and make this experience unforgettable, this is the right place for you.

hotel 4 rooms
Hotel 4 Rooms

Hotel SS Kekezi

The location of the hotel is exceptional, less than ten minutes on foot from the historic center of the city and the castle, as well as a few meters from Ismail Kadare’s house. Hotel SS

Kekezi has a balcony and a green garden where you can enjoy the picturesque night view of the city in front of your eyes, while you’re having a drink or a chat with your loved ones.

Hotel SS Kekezi
Hotel SS Kekezi

Vila Sharm Luxury Hotel

Vila Sharm offers the most exclusive accommodation in Gjirokaster. All rooms and suites are equipped with modern amenities designed to welcome travelers in style. This hotel has a wonderful location, placed in a hill with a beautiful look over the city and the old bazar. Also from the terrace you can see Argjiro Castle while you’re eating a homemade breakfast.