WELCOME TO MARANI ELIZBAR 1918
WHERE EUROPEAN SERVICE & QUALITY
GEORGIAN HOSPITALITY & CULTURE
WE ARE AN ART HOTEL & WINERY IN THE HEART OF KAKHETI
To experience a foreign culture, and meet real people, you need to be invited to one of their homes. My name is David Turkestanishvili and my home is open to all who want to experience authentic Georgian culture, tradition, and hospitality. We are waiting for you!
TRANQUIL ACCOMMODATION TO REST AND RECHARGE
MY ART HOTEL IS PERFECT FOR
Choose from six cozy rooms, which I named after vine strains. As an enthusiast of art and architecture, I personally designed their decor, to reflect the spirit of the Georgian wine.
Georgian hospitality and tradition are best expressed in traditional food. Taste my Aunt Lali’s specialties, to immerse yourself in the simple, authentic life of Kakheti.
Wine is the cherished bloodstream of the Kakheti region. Try the products of my beloved marani, made in the traditional, Georgian way since 2018.
Historic monasteries of Kakheti will feed your soul with tranquility for days. By visiting them, you can get in touch with the ancient spirit of Georgia, full of brave and passionate heroes.
ABOUT MARANI ELIZBAR 1918
People & Location
Marani Elizbar 1918 is located at the outskirts of a Georgian village, Kisiskhevi, located less than 100 km from Tbilisi. Our art hotel is a part of the sustainable community of the village, and by staying with us, you become part of Kisishkevi, too.
Our neighbors work for us and supply our kitchen with quality local products. By staying at Marani Elizbar 1918, you contribute financially to their lives, and help preserve architectural monuments of the Kakheti region.
VISTAS & VINEYARDS
In Marani Elizbar 1918 time slows down. With every sip of wine you relax more and more, to enjoy the authentic life that surrounds you. You can contemplate the splendid view of the Caucasus mountains, or the slowly ripening grapes, or p ripen slowly, or join us for a grape harvest.
Our marani, or winery, was built on land owned by my grandfather, Elizbar. We produce our organic wines only using the traditional method, and from endemic Georgian vine strains: Saperavi (red) and Rkatyceli, Mcvane, Kisi and Khikhvi (white).
Grandfather Elizbar’s fruit garden welcomes you and offers its delicious produce. Take a stroll, relax and enjoy every minute in Marani Elizbar 1918.
Leisure dining and toasting with homemade wine is an important element of our tradition and culture. Join us at the table to learn how we feast the Georgian way!
SITTING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE
If you are up for a cozy evening, our sitting room with a fireplace is just the place!
OPEN-AIR ROOF LOUNGE
Our roof terrace can accommodate a variety of events, from a yoga session to a creative workshop.
To relax and unwind, soak in our secluded swimming pool with a view of the Caucasus.
SEE HOW OUR GUESTS ENJOYED THEMSELVES
relax in nature
To book a room at Marani Elizbar 1918, fill out the form or write/call us onWhatsApp +995 577 204 995 *
Check-in – 14:00, Check-out – 12:00
*Unfortunately pets are not allowed
HOW TO GET TO MARANI ELIZBAR 1918?
We are located in village Kisiskhevi, Telavi, Kakheti, Georgia, 91 km from Tbilisi International Airport – only 1,5 hours by car.