The Hotel Kalemi

Palorto District (Old Town)

Owner: Drago Kalemi
Tel: 08426 3724 / 0682234373
Fax: 0842 67260
Web site:

The Hotel Kalemi prides itself in its recent restoration to Ottoman-style design. A favourite among international visitors, the hotel is located in the city’s Old Town and offers a magnificent vista of Gjirokastra and the Lunxheria mountains.  The 200-year old building was recently restored in the spirit of Ottoman style design including characteristic carved wooden ceilings, chests and cupboards and regional textiles and crafts. English, French and Greek are spoken.   

The Hotel Kalemi has 12 rooms (all ensuite). Prices range from  €35 (double/twin), €40 (triple). Cash only. No credit cards.


  • Parking
  • Laundry
  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Breakfast included
  • T.V
  • Bar
  • Tour guide service
  • Open all-year

Guest Room