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|Value for money||9.9|
|Distance to city centre||6.4 mi|
|Distance to airport||11.4 mi|
|"A fine breakfast and dinner was delicious"||(in 14 reviews)|
|"Food was excellent and delicious."||(in 12 reviews)|
|"Beautiful view on Ohrid lake and mountains."||(in 19 reviews)|
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Location away from the city was a huge advantage for me. Peace and quiet and much cooler than in the city (I was in a very hot period). Beautiful view of the Ohrid lake. Family atmosphere, very good contact with the owner. The apartment is very large and comfortable. The food served by Anita is excellent, also for vegetarians.
Beautifully located B&B, friendly and hard-working hosts, delicious cooking, clean rooms, peaceful village. Very nice veranda, where host Anita serves breakfast, diner (on request) etc., with a wonderful view. Large lawn and parking space. Anita's cooking is really quite something; it's all seasonal, tasty and home made and she provides a great variety of things to enjoy. Much better than some of the restaurants in the area, certainly more choice within one meal! Owners organise hikes and donkey rides as well. The donkeys bray a few times in the morning, which adds to the village feel of the place. In the evening one can hear the crickets chirping loudly. We had a very nice, spacious room, good beds and nice sheets, good pillow. Good curtains. Our very own balcony with view onto Lake Ohrid! Room, balcony and bathroom were very clean. We had air conditioner which we only needed on the day of arrival for a few minutes. It works well. It's a longish ride up a narrow windy lane to get to Elshani, but if you're a good driver and your car is not excessively wide you should be able to get to this wonderful spot without any problems.
The water in the shower basin filled up quickly and took long to drain. However, we tried to take this into account and used the water only short times in one go. Bathroom was simple but clean and we needed no more.
The FOOD is AMAZING! Risto and Anita are wonderful hosts and make you feel right at home. Everything is hand made when it comes to the food so it is a bit hard not to over eat! The garden is perfect for the children, they are safe and have so much fun. We also enjoyed meeting other guests, the kids having a donkey ride through the village and of course the sunsets over Lake Ohrid every night.
There was only one little garbage can in the bathroom and it would have been good to have more garbage cans in the rooms since we are a big family, we generate a bit of garbage. Nothing else to change!
All was perfect!
This is a truly welcoming guesthouse. Very nice, friendly and service minded hosts that made our stay a dream.
Risto`s Guest House is located in the village of Elshani in the Galichitsa National Park. It offers traditional food, panoramic views, various excursions, free Wi-Fi and free parking. Situated 900 metres above sea level, 10 km south of Ohrid and 1.5 km from the Ohrid Lake, you can enjoy panoramic views of the lake and the mountains from your balcony at Risto's Guest House. You can also take part in guided excursions to the National Park, donkey safaris and cooking classes. The hosts serve home-made wine, brandy, bread, traditional Macedonian food. However, this isn't fast food, so be sure to ask the owners about meal options as early as possible. The owners of Risto's Guest House speak English fluently. There are also a few stores in Elshani stocked with basic supplies.
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FAQs when booking at Risto's Guest House
Where is Risto's Guest House located?
Risto's Guest House is located at 23,Village of Elshani, 6.4 miles from the centre of Ohrid. Cyril and Methodius Statue is the closest landmark to Risto's Guest House.
When is check-in time and check-out time at Risto's Guest House?
Check-in time is 12:00 and check-out time is 10:30 at Risto's Guest House.
Does Risto's Guest House offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, Risto's Guest House offers free Wi-Fi.
Does Risto's Guest House offer free parking?
Yes, Risto's Guest House offers free parking.
Does Risto's Guest House offer free airport shuttle service?
No, Risto's Guest House does not offer free airport shuttle service.
How far is Risto's Guest House from the airport?
Risto's Guest House is 11.4 miles from Ohrid. Risto's Guest House is 63.5 miles from Tirana Rinas.
Does Risto's Guest House have a pool?
No, Risto's Guest House does not have a pool on-site.
Most popular landmarks
- Cyril and Methodius Statue 6.1 mi
- Church of St. John at Kaneo 6.1 mi
- Church of Saint Sophia 6.1 mi
- Church of Saints Clement and Panteleimon 6.2 mi
- Ohrid Amphitheater 6.3 mi
- Samuil's Fortress 6.4 mi
|Tirana Rinas||63.5 mi|