Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Himarë, Albania. You can choose from 5 Himarë hostels. In total, there are 6 cheap places to stay in Himarë such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $12 for a dorm.
Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Himarë, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
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Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.
Travelling on your own to Himarë? Fabulous!
Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Himarë alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Himarë. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.
This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Himarë. To help you make friends with Himarë before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Guess what? Himarë is also named and spelled Himara - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.
Himara, also known as Himare, is a beautiful coastal city located along the Albanian Riviera. The Albanian Riviera is incredibly pristine and a fraction of the price of it's more popular neighbors Greece and Croatia. Hostel prices are lower at these beautiful beaches too. Most of the hostels in Himare have an awesome beach vibe and include breakfast of fresh local pastries.
There are several hostels located in Himara. All of them are located within walking distance of the beach and near the city center of town where there are many restaurants and bars. The highway crosses through the small town and at the intersection, this is also the spot where all of the buses drop off and pick up passengers for long distance and local travel. Hitchhikers also typically stand here to find rides to nearby towns and local hard to reach beaches.
There are many beautiful beaches in Himare. Try to see as many as possible, but wear good sneakers -- you almost always have to hike a bit to get to the beach. Also all of the beaches have pebbles and rocks, not sand, so a sturdy pair of sandals or water shoes would be advisable to bring. Gjipe Beach is a natural beach with many caves for swimming and one small restaurant that serves fresh fish. To reach Gjipe, you have to hike down a mountain. Jale Beach is easily accessible by car and is a bit more mainstream with beach chair rentals, cabanas, and many beach clubs. The Gjiri I Akuariumit beach is incredibly hard to find and very small, but you’re likely to have this oasis to yourself so it is worth the search. A favorite beach is Liivadh Beach. It's the second beach north of Himare and has the most crystal clear blue water. It is a very easy hike to reach the beach by following the coastline or it can be reached by car.
Written by local enthusiast for Himarë hostels Lola
There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Himarë. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Himarë. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
A hostel in Himarë costs on average $22 for a dorm. A hostel in Himarë with private rooms costs on average $55.
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Pack smart, not hard
Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Himarë and Albania.
You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:
These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.