The first Butrinti Hotel was built at the beginning of the 70s. In that period it was one of the most prestigious hotels in Albania, positionin right after Hotel Tirana. Butrinti, also known as Turizmi, began operating as a high standard hotel welcoming different foreign tourists which visited our country during the communism period.
Butrinti Hotel was privatized and renovated in June 2002. It represented the first hotel structure of its kind, with capacities, standards and luxury never seen before in Saranda or in the southern Albania up to that moment.
Butrinti Hotel was considered a muse for people who gave priority to the tourism businesses being the first to launch a new area of tourism for the city of Saranda.
The hotel has always had a perfect collaboration with all state organisms according to the progress of different national and international activities.
In April 2006 Mak-Albania Al Kharafi&Sons, an investment kuwaitian company which invests in different spheres of the economy all around the world, owned this hotel.
Butrinti Hotel operates with many years of experience in the tourism area, a hotel with historical and cultural values, worth to be visited by everyone.
What is the mission, vision and the values of the hotel?
In the most attractive Albanian coast, in a Mediterranean part which has miraculously remained pure, in Saranda, there lays Butrinti Hotel, located only a few meters away from an extraordinary blue and showy Ionian sea.
The 5 star Butrinti Hotel, with a capacity of 78 rooms and suites, is a new building structure adapted with rich tradition elements and a magnificent Ionian sea view.
The hotel offers the finest quality and comfort with elegantly furnished rooms, all equipped with AC, Tv-sat, telephone, wireless internet access, security case, fridge bar and hair dryer. The hotel suites also offer the relaxation of a Jacuzzi bath for their guests.
Other facilities offered to the guests are:
A conference room with a capacity of 150 seats (the one and only in the city)
Lobby Terrace Bar
A la carte Restaurant
Fitness center, sauna, sportive curt, swimming pool (both for children and adults)
Supervised parking place