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Kandilj Pension

Bistrik Potok 4 Old part, Sarajevo 71000 Bosnia and Herzegovina
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#5 of 168 B&Bs / Inns in Sarajevo
Guesthouse Kandilj with its unique and traditionally characteristic reputation recognized by guests is situated in the heart of the bazaar Bascarsija in the oldest part of Sarajevo, combining traditional Bosnian atmosphere and modern comfort. With Free WiFi access available in whole area of guesthouse, Kandilj is fully adapted to the modern way of life while maintaining the Eastern spirit and allowing guests to experience traditional Bosnian atmosphere. "Kandilj" is equipped with 10 rooms (28 beds) ,and 3 apartments with full bed & breakfast service. All rooms are air-conditioned equipped with TV/SAT, phone line, FREE Wi-fi internet, bathroom and toilet. Pension "Kandilj" now has to offer a newly built annex who contain apartments and attract attention with its beauty, spaciousness and original Bosnian design. Apartments are equipped with traditional, hand-made furniture and objects that provide a unique and unforgettable Bosnian atmosphere. Facility is away some 150 meters from the base of the object located in the traditional Bosnian Street (mahala). This way, guests can feel a complete experience and all the beauty of traditional ways of life in Bosnia not only from inside , but also from outside. All apartments are suitable for business people with FREE WI-FI connection and for family visits to experience memorable , traditional Bosnian spirit. In apartments guests can enjoy free coffee and tea, which can they prepare to themselves according to their own taste. Breakfast is served in Pension "Kandilj" and its included in price with local taxes.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Breakfast buffet
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Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Room service
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
Croatian, German
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Regal_Ali wrote a review Feb 2020
Singapore, Singapore91 contributions45 helpful votes
We loved our stay at this quaint B&B. We took the bus near the airport and this bus stops just about 2 mins away from Kandilj. It's located among the residential area but just about 2-3 mins walk out and you are among shops. It is also near to the old town. We were given a warm welcome and shown to our room by the staff. Room was simple, cosy and clean. Breakfast was filling and ended with bosnian coffee. You can help yourself to the coffee and tea anytime. Staffs were helpful and provided us with good info. We also used them for transportation to Jahorina. Overall it was a great stay.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Balázs H wrote a review Oct 2019
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Everything was just perfect,the people working there are gentle and kind,the rooms are clear and comfortable and they even made an exemption for us since we had a dog so we could stay with him. Plus point for the room where we had breakfast,so lovely👌🏼 See you next time when we visit Sarajevo
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
Isabelle M wrote a review Aug 2019
New Malden, United Kingdom359 contributions92 helpful votes
We were made very welcome in this small hotel with a B&B atmosphere, 2mns from the old town. Good Wi-Fi, food breakfast and a welcome little courtyard for outside sitting were much appreciated. Definitely recommended!
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Stilltraveling9 wrote a review May 2019
New York63 contributions14 helpful votes
Great staff, excellent breakfast, good location for Old Town, the cable car and Sarajevo Brewery which is worth a visit. Kandilj is across the river a short walk from the Old Town. There's a supermarket just down the street from the Pension.
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Date of stay: April 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Jutta wrote a review Feb 2019
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Very comfortable, close to town. Staff friendly and could not do enough for you, great breakfast. Clean and warm. Near to local supermarket and restaurants. I would stay here again. I stayed as part of an Exodus trip.
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Date of stay: February 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
$51 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Bosnia and HerzegovinaFederation of Bosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevo CantonSarajevo
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kandilj Pension
Which popular attractions are close to Kandilj Pension?
Nearby attractions include Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995 (0.3 miles), Sarajevo City Hall (0.2 miles), and Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Kandilj Pension?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and breakfast buffet.
What food & drink options are available at Kandilj Pension?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Kandilj Pension?
Conveniently located restaurants include Apetit Restaurant, Falafel Restaurant, and Dveri.
Is Kandilj Pension located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.5 miles away from the center of Sarajevo.
Are any cleaning services offered at Kandilj Pension?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Kandilj Pension?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including German and Croatian.
Are there any historical sites close to Kandilj Pension?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Bascarsija (0.3 miles), Sarajevo City Hall (0.2 miles), and The Yellow Fortress (0.6 miles).