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Backpackers SR

Rruga Mithat Hoxha Nr10, Lagja 4, Saranda 7500, Albania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our stay here was clean, comfortable and safe. Most importantly it was looked after buly the wonderful tomi who went above and beyond for us. He helped us reach croatia by taking the time to tell how how to get there, different types of transport and walked us to the bus station the next day to make sure we didnt... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

If you are planning to stay in Saranda, SR backpackers is a must. Tomi, the hostel owner is the most friendly guy ever and will do anything to make your stay better. The hostel was full when we arrived but he just organized another very nice private room a few meters down the beach promenade. He helped us with our... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This hostel was extremely hard to find, but once we found it it was good! The dorms were good, but very hot during the night. Tomi was an incredibly helpful friendly guy where any problem is no problem at all. There are messages from 5 years worth of guests who all sang tomi's praises! The included breakfast was great and... More 

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Canada
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a great stay here. It's a very social hostel run by a guy who will do anything to make sure his guests have a comfortable visit. There are a lot of cool daytrips you can do around Saranda, and Tomi will give you the inside scoop. We especially appreciated the beach barbeque! :) Thanks, Tomi!

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Dublin, Ireland
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It's in a good location with beach view and buses to Butrint go 2 min walk from the place. Tomi the owner is really friendly and helpful. he can help you to organize trips etc. He also does BBQ on the beach weekly, which was terrific. You have to take the instuctions how to find the place as I didn't... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This quaint little hostel is ran entirely by one guy named Tomi, who's name you won't forget as it has been written all over the walls of the hostel, surrounded by hearts and kind words expressing gratitude. Tomi went out of his way to make our experience in this strange little town so memorable, by telling us exactly where to... More 

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Perth, Australia
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51 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed at this hostel after seeing all the reviews about how good Tomi was a hostel manager and everything you read about him is true! I've had some pretty good customer service at multiple hostels around the world but nothing comes close to Tomi! He picked us up from the ferry, walked us to the hostel, gave us advice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The first thing you notice about Tomi's hostel are the testimonies to his kindness other travellers have plastered over his walls. When we arrived at 4 in the morning Tomi was awake to greet us and gave us spare beds to sleep in, free of charge! We then had breakfast cooked for us later that morning. Throughout our stay every... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Words cannot describe how perfect Tomi is at customer service. Bottom line: Tomi is the best hostel owner, manager, and host I have ever come across in my year of travel. He bends over backwards to make your stay enjoyable, he ensures that your day and future travel plans are taken care of. He physically brings you to every bus... More 

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Manchester
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

SR backpackers or Tomis as it's also known is a few minutes walk from the port. What can be said about him that hasn't been said already. The hostel was perfect but he found me a private apartment close to the hostel and overlooking the sea that was great for the low price. He offered everything that I could need... More 

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Address: Rruga Mithat Hoxha Nr10, Lagja 4, Saranda 7500, Albania
Location: Albania > Vlore County > Saranda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
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