Welcome to Berat Backpackers!

Berat Backpackers is a fun, relaxed and friendly hostel in the ancient, vibrant and beautiful town of Berat. Located close to the town centre and all the main attractions, we are the ideal base for your travels in the region.

The hostel building is world heritage listed and is over 200 years old. We have a total of 22 beds divided into 3 dormitories and one private double room. We also have camping spots available in our garden.

In 2009 we won the Hostel World ‘Best Hostel in Albania’ award.

For Your Stay

Free Breakfast
We offer a nice cup of coffee or tea with bread, jam, burek and fresh fruit every morning.
Free Internet & Wi-fi
Free Internet & Wi-fi access is offered during your stay. You can use your own laptop or our computers in the lounge.
Inside & Outside lounge areas
There is plenty of space to relax at our hostel. Meet other travelers, read a book or watch a movie.
Free Linen
Fresh and clean linen provided. No need to explain further.
Use Of Kitchen
You can prepare your own meals in our guest kitchen.
Laundry Facilities
It is possible to wash your clothes at the hostel washing machine. You know you need to change your underwear, don’t you?
Cold beer and other drinks available at the bar.
Info service
Tourist information, town maps, and bus schedules available. We are happy to assist you in any way!

Our Hostelworld Ratings

Overall 93%
Atmosphere 95%
Character 95%
Staff 95%
Location 94%
Cleanliness 91%
Security 88%

What Our Guests Think

Happy Guy
Happy GuyNomad, USA
“Great hostel for a relaxing time in Berat — the place seems to attract really good people. Comfy beds, one of the better breakfasts I’ve seen in a hostel (Byrek & fruit every morning), & fun people. Highly recommended!”
Pretty Girl
Pretty GirlTraveler, France
“Well organised at an exceptionally beautiful location with garden and fruit trees. Very good atmosphere, helpful staff.”
Older Dude
Older DudeGlobetrotter, Canada
“Perfectly located in the old city and with a great atmosphere inside the hostel. Perfect place for relaxing and to have some beers or rakia. Breakfast is great as well, a lot of fruits and burek.”



Meet Our Team

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