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Milingona City Center a perfect place to start your Albanian adventures.
Staying here means you are in walking distance to the beautiful city center, here you can find the National history museum, the National art gallery, National theatre, Opera hall, City hall, the Pyramid and the Tirana’s oldest and enchanting Ethem Beu Mosque. Very near from us is the blloku district, where all the live music, funky cafes, and rumbling clubs can be found. Tirana is a hub of music geniuses, so don’t be surprised to hear of gigs happening here at the hostel or nearby.

Milingona City Center offers modern rooms dormitories and private rooms , in a traditional style home, kitted out with old Albanian furniture as well as plenty of common space for you to meet other travellers.

Milingona is ideal for families and backpackers, or just about anybody looking for a clean, friendly place to stay. But we’re more than just a place to rest your head, our common spaces and guest kitchen are the perfect place to meet like-minded travellers, share experiences and organise ongoing travels!

Staff can speak fluent English, Spanish, German, Italian, Albanian Sign Language, British Sign Language and International Sign. Staff are very knowledgable about connecting routes internationally/nationally.

PRICES : from 9€ with breakfast included

Free Breakfast | Linen Included | Free City Maps | Towels Included | Free WiFi | Free Internet Access | Security Lockers | Common Room | Bicycle Parking | BBQ | Air Conditioning | Adaptors | Book Exchange | Hot Showers | Cots Available | Self-Catering Facilities | Cooker | Fridge/Freezer | Dryer | Outdoor Terrace | Hair Dryers | Ceiling Fan | Iron / Ironing Board | Safe Deposit Box | Microwave | Card Phones | Washing Machine | Steam Room | Internet Access | Laundry Facilities | Airport Transfers | Bicycle Hire | Luggage Storage | 24 Hour Reception | Tours/Travel Desk | Currency Exchange | Shuttle Bus | Postal Service | Late check-out Reception (limited hours) | Wake-up calls | Bar | Meals Available | Cafe | Tea & Coffee Making Facilities | Board Games

Directions to the Hostel

Rruga Vehbi Agolli. Vila nr. 11, take a turn in the street Beqir Luga which is off the main road Rruga Hoxha Tasim

By foot: Starting point from Skandeberg Square with the Mosque Et’Hem Beu right infornt of you, leaving it behind.

* Drive/Walk straight up the main road, Rruga Luigj Gurakuqi, until you reach a square with lovely market and a statue, called Avni Rustemi Square (Sheshi).

* Drive/ Walk straight passing the Qendra Stefanit restaurant on your left taking the Rruga Hoxha Tasim.

* Take the second on your right on to Beqir Luga Street. A few meters up and you’ll see grafiti signs directing you to Milingona Hostel.

* Turn left on to the small street called Vehbi Agolli for 30m. You can’t miss our big yellow and green gate, number 11.


The cheapest way to reach the hostel from the airport of Tirana is by bus (2Euro). The bus ride is roughly 30minutes and will drop you off by the National museum, which is on the perimeter of Skanderbeg Square. For directions from Skanderbeg Square see above. Alternatively, the quickest way to the hostel is by taxi. You can easily with one of the waiting taxi drivers once you come through the arrivals bay (20Euros).