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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Lorenc Guesthouse & Hostel

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Lorenc GuestHouse Hostel is a family run guest house offering a choice of either twin bedrooms with private facilities or a triple bedroom with private facilities - or a combination of the bedrooms sleeping a total of 10 persons with shared facilities (wc and shower room with hot water).

The traditional Berati house is one of the oldest houses in Gorica and was built in the 17th century. Still retaining many of the authentic original architectural features which are typical of that period, the house is attractive and comfortable with beautiful views of the city.

Air conditioning is not required in this 340 year old house which is light and airy and has thick stone walls to keep you cool in summer and warm in winter.

At the rear of the property is the garden and vineyard where you can sit and enjoy some home made specialities such as cherry jam, or genuine distilled Raki as well as a 'kafe turke'. Here you can take your breakfast which is on offer at the Guest House. The friendly family welcome visitors to their home and will treat you as a family visitor rather than a tourist.

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Cash only accepted as payment upon arrival
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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.8

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 8.8

  • Cleanliness 9.5

  • Facilities 8.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    20 Sep 2018
    I came from Tirana and became very ill. The family really looked after really well - thank you so much! Lovely place to get ill - took it nice an easy in the back garden.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    12 Sep 2018
    This was one of the nicest places we habe stayed. Lorenc and his family were absolutely lovely, it was amazing value for money.
    Australia, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 10.0


    04 Sep 2018
    Welcoming hosts into their wonderful Ottoman house in the Gorica quarter close to the Gorica bridge. Very spacious clean quiet room . Breakfast served in the charming garden. Easy walk into old centre& Mangalem area & castle.About 40 minutes walk to bus stacioni.As I was departing early,hostess left wrapped picnic plus cup of tea by my door.
    New Zealand, Female, 41+
  • 9.7


    17 Aug 2019
    Very nice stay in Berat. The room was at Lorenc's sister place, located not at the same place as the hotel but still very central and convenient location. Very nice and kind people, good breakfast, clean room!
    France, Couple, 31-40
  • 8.3


    28 Dec 2018
    Really nice guy and wonderful little place, only big problem was that there was no heating. We stayed in January which happens to be really cold.
    Italy, Female, 31-40
  • 8.3


    18 May 2018
    The guest house is an old house in the old part of town, and I thought it was so lovely. It was an experience staying there and living in an old Albanian property with an extraordinary garden! The whole environment is just so beautiful and I fell in love with Berat immediately. The host is kind and very conversational. My one complaint is that the WiFi is quite terrible. It’s good to disconnect for a while, but it is important for a traveler to access internet. Overall, recommend!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 6.9


    01 Dec 2017
    Our stay at Lorenc’s was an experience for sure! We had no lock on our door and were not allowed to use the kitchen. We were also very cold while sleeping but not allowed to keep the heater in our room during the night. However, the hostel is very conveniently located. And Lorenc and his mom are kind people who were mostly hospitable while we were there :)
    USA, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 3.4


    22 Nov 2018
    The hostel was in a really beautiful building in a reasonably central location. It is very old and interesting. Sadly this is where the positives end. The following things really disappointed us: - The hostel was freezing cold - Lorenc refused to let us have a heater claiming the house would ‘set on fire’ if the radiator was on (ridiculous) - Lorenc was unpredictable, short and at times rude - The hostel has no cooking facilities or even somewhere to make a hot drink - There is no atmosphere
    Scotland, Couple, 31-40
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