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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love visiting and using the swimming pool when we are in Tirana with family. The pizza's are absolutely delicious! The swimming pool area is kept beautifully clean and is a very relaxing place to visit. We will be back next summer!

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Thank Katie77635
Tirana, Tirane, Albania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you travel for business dont miss the restorant . Ask for traditonal dishes, homemade cheese or butter The room hotels are wonderfully designed During summer we enjoyed the marvelously pool Dont miss the chance to spend couple of hours or some days

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Thank Ana K
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

A lovely old style hotel in Tirana with large rooms and a decent pool. We were there for our wedding anniversary and the staff put some petals round our bed and some of the tables which was a lovely touch. Generally the staff were excellent. We ate in the restaurant as well which was great and we also loved the... More 

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Thank Stephen E
Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Nice placed to stay in Tirana on a street with bars and restaurants. Not far to centre and friendly staff. Easy to go to mountains or to the sea with own rent car. Free and safe parking at the hotel. Big rooms and pool.

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Thank Ueu10
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

The hotel itself is a get away couldnt believe its in the capital . It make u feel ur living in old country side and it worth visiting . Although the kitchen was not operating but over all was good staying

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1 Thank hady a
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Really stunning a hotel. We really can't say enough good things about this place! It's a little haven of paradise amid the high rises of Tirana. The owners have really paid a lot of attention to all the details of this beautiful hotel. The rooms are spacious, very clean and really modern - we were lucky to stay in two... More 

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Thank 200Catherine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Just eaten at Bujtina e Gjelit and our best dining in Albania so far. The food and atmosphere is as good as it gets and excellent value. Traditional fare: Grilled vegetables, braised lamb and beans, leak pie, all very tasty and perfect. Great local house red wine. Exemplary service, Ok English... Even background music (blues) was great. If this was... More 

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1 Thank MikeKilsby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Nice, spacious rooms, good Albanian food and very, very friendly staff who speak English quite well. The location is a little too far from the city centre to walk but a taxi will drop you off at The Block for only 500Lek. Definitely worth a visit.

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1 Thank Machteld D
St. John's, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights recently. They have a great restaurant and very pretty grounds. It is right in Tirana and close to coffee shops, pastry shops and sightseeing. The pool was very refreshing, especially after walking in the 38° heat!!! The rooms are a little bit dark but well air conditioned and very clean.

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Tirana, Albania
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Spent there one night including dinner and breakfast. Friendly atmosphere and I liked the rooms all with traditional furniture and decorations. Albanian feeling of houses and food. But need to improve breakfast service.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bujtina e Gjelit, envisioned and constructed in 1994 by a family with strong connections to the Albanian art and traditional values. Shingled roof, iron, stone and wood works in fine details created in an artisanal manner by the Albanian masters. Folkloric suits and traditional home interiors make all even more special. For many years, we have tried to faithfully transmit to our costumers, the architectonic and culinary values of the Albanian and Balkan tradition.Gjeli restaurant (outdoors/indoors)Taste the Albanian cuisine. Rotisserie piglet, Oven lamb, ember cooked sausage, traditional baked pie, are some of our chef’s original specialties. Our traditional way of cooking by the oven brick and the warm familiar feel would not escape your senses. We follow rigorously our guests’ needs and tastes, always trying to outdo ourselves on perfection and quality of serving. Gjeli hotelA characteristic construction with shingled roofs on stonewalls, balconies and wooden stairs, narrow corridors and room interiors designed by perfectly combining the old with the modern, take you on a journey of hundreds of years back in time. It includes a total of 18 rooms and 1 residential suite. The rooms include: Satellite TV, Wireless Internet, private bathroom, minibar, blow-dryer, alarm system and, of course, room service.Conference room with a capacity of 80 people offers Audio/Video system and Internet service.Outdoors pool (free for our clients)Parking (free for our clients)Gjeli Farm:Gjeli’s Farm is located near the Dajt Mountain, 24km from the city of Tirana. The farm is built near a small lake, in the middle of wilderness and clean air. It provides ideal conditions for planting and cultivation of all our produce we use in our restaurant. Everything on your plate is biological/organic, without any artificial compounds. Seasonal activities, such as hiking, barbeque, fruit picking, are organized accordingly.Hotel Restaurant Bujtina e Gjelit is located between the Airport “Nene Tereza” and the city center, 15mins from the airport and 5mins from the city center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bujtina e Gjelit

Address: Rr Don Bosco, Tirana 001, Albania
Location: Albania > Tirana
Price Range: $59 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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