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Grand Hotel Saranada

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Lagjja Nr. 1, Rruga Rruga: Sarande-Butrint (Shqiperi), Saranda 9700, Albania
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Grand Hotel Saranada
Ranked #22 of 34 Hotels in Saranda
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Medicine Hat, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For 20 euros more I would next time go to a 5 star. It looked like a good hotel right on the sea, lovely view 30 euros with breakfast. Careful what you get. We were told the restruart was closed for private function. Not told however that is was a party. Went down at 9:30 to ask when the loud... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Wonderful hotel. In a very good position, very clean, and affordable prices on all special food from a special cook. every time I would come in Saranda would stay the Grand Hotel Saranda.I like it l. Grand Hotel Saranda is the only destination where you can relax and really feel as if you were at the hotel with 5 ☆☆☆☆☆

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This hotel suffers from "big fish little pond" syndrome. Sure it looks great from the outside: beachfront, decent architecture, FABULOUS swimming pool, however on the inside there is a lot left to be desired. The rooms are sparse, have a sterile feeling and AC doesn't work adequately. Wifi signal is WEAK. Breakfast is spartan. Staff are nice but aloof… I... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Nice location, nice pool nice views out to sea, but not much else. We stayed here for two nights, was quaint disappointed with the hotel in general. Very hot, not air conditioned throughout, not lift so a not easy with bags. Over £100 a night, just not worth it. 'Free wifi' but didn't work anywhere in the hotel, except under... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Lowsy breakfast, no wifi, no elevator, no working AC or telephone. This is NOT a 4 star hotel. The location is ok but u can find much better hotel nearby. Really overprized and actually low standard. Unhelpfull staff. Does not accept Creditcars as payment when u check out even If it says that they do.

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Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The hotel itself is comfortable, but there is no way it's four stars, even in Albania. The location is ok (about a 20min walk from the centre), my room had a great view over the bay, and since it was off-season (late October), the hotel was practically empty, so the price was relatively low, but even so, I've stayed in... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

While as gourmands we generally found little satisfaction during our six days stay in the city of Saranda, we really did enjoy the meals we had at the downstairs restaurant at the Grand Hotel complex. The service almost immaculate, we took four or five meals there. Grilled fish and fresh fruit; beautifully al-dente pasta!

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We arrived in Sarande around midday on May 15th and chose the Grand after a drive around the area. We were able to check in straight away and had rooms overlooking the sea. The rooms were bit cramped, mainly due to the huge bed frame, but adequate. The balcony was large enough and had views over the bay and Corfu.... More 

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Saranda, Albania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Built in Sarandë "Grand Hotel Saranda", comes to you with a new image, entirely redesigned in 2011, which offers even other environments such as a new bar in the terrace with an amazing view of the town, where you may enjoy the fantastic landscape it offers and the marvelous sunsets, especially during summer; and a new restaurant in the veranda,... More 

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54 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

We hadn't really set out our plan for Albania so had only booked a hotel for our first night (Hotel Briliant). After a night in Dhermi (which was totally deserted in September, like a ghost town), we ended up back in Sarande, hoping to check into Briliant. Typically, it was full, so over the road we went to the Grand... More 

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Address: Lagjja Nr. 1, Rruga Rruga: Sarande-Butrint (Shqiperi), Saranda 9700, Albania
Location: Albania > Vlore County > Saranda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25

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