We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hotel Kalemi

    Lagjia Palorto | Rruga Bashkim Kokona 14, Gjirokaster, Albania
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    Savings alert: 12% below average rate

    The price you found is 12% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$ 51/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$ 45US$ 54
    View Deal
    Traveller (119)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel Gjirokastra
    178 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Old Bazaar 1790
    14 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Argjiro
    7 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Cajupi
    105 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good49%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owner” (18 reviews)
    “old town” (25 reviews)
    “fig jam” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Hotel Gjirokastra
    178 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Old Bazaar 1790
    14 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Argjiro
    7 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Cajupi
    105 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 45.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Gjirokaster hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b336b5aafb83446da6518c4b3c2ed6e8", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":635133,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[40379823],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":45,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"b336b5aafb83446da6518c4b3c2ed6e8","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":54,"lowestMetaPrice":45,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":54,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":54,"lowestMetaPrice":45,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":54,"hotelName":"Hotel Kalemi","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIzMzZiNWFhZmI4MzQ0NmRhNjUxOGM0YjNjMmVkNmU4IiwiQUlLIjoiYTQ4YTRmMDMyN2Y3NDE0YWJmMDdkYWNmOGRhNDQwMWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 45", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"40379823":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    Reviews (191)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed at the Kalemi for two nights and overall enjoyed the experience. I had the large suite with the grand view across the Drina valley. The building is one of the oldest in Gjirokaster and has been nicely restored. When you check in, you...More

    Thank LMOverby
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We really enjoyed our stay here in this converted Ottoman tower house. The room was clean and comfortable, breakfast ample and good. Friendly staff. Good location for the various historic attractions of Gjirokaster. The proprietor collected us from where the buses terminate half way up...More

    Thank cherrytreeBath
    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    After reading other reviews about this hotel I had expected more. The rooms are nicely decorated but bear in mind that all rooms are not the beautiful ones pictured on the hotels website. And do not expect a room with a view - our view...More

    Thank finland49
    Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

    I was visiting the city as part of a cultural heritage project, the hotel is a great example of how the old houses were renovated into a very useful building. The rooms were large, clean and nicely furnished, clean bathrooms, and great food.

    1  Thank shalasah
    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    We spent just one night at this hotel, I wish we had more time to stay there a little longer. Huge rooms, comfortable beds, hot water around the clock, beautiful views... and a nice, family-like atmosphere. Superb breakfast, which reminded me of my childhood years...More

    Thank Iskra I
    Hotel Gjirokastra
    178 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Old Bazaar 1790
    14 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Argjiro
    7 reviews
    #4 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    Hotel Cajupi
    105 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Gjirokaster
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 42 - US$ 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld and TripOnline SA so you can book your Hotel Kalemi reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Albania >
    • Gjirokaster County >
    • Gjirokaster
    • Also Known As
    • Kalemi Hotel Gjirokaster
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (119)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (83)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Hotel Gjirokastra
    178 reviews
    .30 km away
     
    Hotel Cajupi
    105 reviews
    .47 km away
     
    Hotel Old Bazaar 1790
    14 reviews
    .25 km away
     
    Hotel Argjiro
    7 reviews
    .42 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Kujtimi
    265 reviews
    .35 km away
    Traditional Odaja restaurant
    44 reviews
    .40 km away
    Gjoca Restaurant
    34 reviews
    .99 km away
    Mapo
    40 reviews
    .42 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Gjirokaster Castle
    358 reviews
    .52 km away
    Skenduli House
    120 reviews
    .10 km away
    The Cold War Tunnel
    36 reviews
    .49 km away
    Gjirokaster Mosque
    34 reviews
    .12 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Hotel Kalemi staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Rooms looking north are best"
    Read review
    "Take room 3, the pasha room"
    Read review
    "All the rooms are great but room 3 is the best one"
    Read review
    "If you want sheer wonder - ask for the matrimonial suite, it is mind blowingly wonderful."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing