Situated just 50 meters from the port (ferry service to/from Corfu) and a quick walk from the central bus station, Backpackers SR Hostel is not only close to all the major transportation hubs, but it's also a short walk to Saranda's promenade which is lined with bars, discos, and restaurants (be sure to try the famous mussels). As you stroll along the promenade, stop to have a coffee or a shot of raki, and live in the moment as the locals do. Last but not least, Saranda's main beach is just across the street. Grab some homemade byrek (spinach pie) or a tasty treat from the corner bakery on your way. Soak up the sun, rent a paddle boat, or float the day away in the clear refreshing sea.
Directions : By Ferry: Once you clear customs at the Port of Saranda, exit the customs house and follow the ramp up to the street. Turn right towards the town center and 50 meters on your left is our hostel, you will see a gray and yellow building (# 10), look for an internet caf
If you need to be collected from the local Airport this can be arranged with Backpackers SR-The Bunker for ALL -1.00.
There is car parking available at Backpackers SR-The Bunker
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This hostel has the following facilities
Luggage room facilities are available at Backpackers SR-The Bunker. To use this service is ALL 0.00. It may be worth considering this as it will help ensure your luggage is kept safe during your stay.
You can enjoy a breakfast at Backpackers SR-The Bunker for just ALL 0.00. What better way to start your day of exploring Saranda
Backpackers SR-The Bunker offers Fresh Linen hire for just ALL 0.00. So you spend more of your time enjoying what Saranda has to offer with out the worry of doing loads of washing...
Backpackers SR-The Bunker has no curfew so you can come and leave as you please.
There are hot showers available 24 hours a day.
About the accommodation
Our hostel is a three bedroom flat, with bunkbeds in each room. Al the rooms have a balcony with a sea view. There is a shared bathroom, and commom area with a full kitchen. We offer free wifi as well as coffee and tea.
About the location
We are centrally located for all that Saranda has to offer. We have a beach across the street, the nightly xhiro (the Albanian summer time stroll) begins at our doorstep and great restaurants, bakeries, grocery stores as wells as the farmers market are only minutes away. The central bus station is quick walk and the buses to visit Butrint leave just around the corner from the hostel.Activities: Not sure what Saranda has to offer? Let us help you: Visit Butrint World Heritage Site, buses leave every hour (from 7 to 6) and the bus stop is 50 meters from the hostel. Stop in Ksamil on the way back and take a swim or paddle boat ride to the islands. Hike to the 40 Saints Monastery, from which Saranda gets its name Hike to the Lekursi Castle, which is the best place in Albania to watch the sun set. Interested in Learning more about Albania? Ask Rino to teach you some Albanian or tell you about what life was like under the communist regime, all while he cooks you a traditional Albanian dinner. Take in some cultural, listen to some live Albanian music and watch and maybe even partake in some traditional dancing. Want to just stay in and enjoy the view from the balcony, ask Rino about organizing a pizza night, ice cream night etc. Looking for a place to work out, want to watch a football match, or go to a concert, just ask Rino. Albanians are known for their hospitality, but seeing is believing at The Bunker
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