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You’re looking for a new holiday destination and see Sofia, Bulgaria. You may say to yourself: “Where is Sofia?”, “Where is Bulgaria?”. Well it’s a small, beautiful and full of history country located in Southeast Europe, in the Balkans region. It’s the perfect tourist destination for people wanting to experience nature, ancient culture and affordable holiday. Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and worth the visit. Sofia Airport is located roughly 12km from the city center – where most of the hotels are located. The flights to Sofia are mostly cheap as are the hotels. You may wonder “What to see in Sofia”, and we, from Audio Guide Bulgaria, can offer you the best Sofia Guide Tour experience available. With our audio guide devices you can tour the city and find out everything about this ancient roman town. Of course, every tourist asks about the malls where you can make purchases and just relax. It is generally accepted that the largest and most popular mall Paradise is not located in the center where most hotels are located, but from Serdika metro station you will go directly to the Mall. In this article we’re going to introduce you to the best available hotels in Sofia. Including cheap hotels, hotels located in the center and luxury hotels.
Hotels in Sofia are mixed with larger hotel chains and small, beautiful hotels. There are also expensive, luxury options and more affordable hotels and motels. The high-end hotels in Sofia offer international dishes, bars and cafes. Of course, if you choose a cheap option for housing, you should not count on the service of a 5 star hotel. But the necessary minimum (bed, shower, toilet, air conditioning, refrigerator) is present in the simplest room.
5 STAR HOTELS
Grand Hotel Sofiais designed and built with marble, border and glass and is an excellent building in the cityscape of Sofia. On display you can see the antique lobbies and masterpieces of fine art on the walls - Grand Hotel Sofia has over 400 original oil paintings. All luxury rooms at the Grand Hotel in Sofia are over 165 square meters in size, and the hotel has three apartments with large panoramic balconies. Grand Hotel Sofia has a wonderful restaurant and Grand Café with an outdoor terrace, a lobby bar, a cigar bar and a VIP lounge.
The Hilton Sofia Hoteloffers a minimum floor space of 90 square meters, offering apartments with separate work areas, a living room and access to a VIP lounge. Hilton Hotel Sofia Seasons Restaurant serves local dishes such as moussaka and meatballs with sauce and Bulgarian Merlot.
Luxurious Arena di Serdicahotel has a wellness club with air-conditioned fitness room, steam room, sauna, solarium and massage rooms, body therapy and beauty treatments. The hotel offers personal training with fitness instructors.
Ramada Hotel Sofia(previous name Hotel Princess Sofia) is located near the city center, 12 km from Sofia International Airport. Its central location makes it a preferred business travel destination. The Ramada Hotel has 585 rooms and 16 suites, 3 of which are handicapped accessible. The conference block of the hotel has 10 multifunctional halls, of which 4 conference and 6 meeting rooms; technical equipment.
The 5 star hotels in Sofia are mostly visited by business stayers in their conference rooms and business centers with computer equipment. They provide postal and courier services, scanning, copying services, fax and multilingual secretarial assistance.
4 STAR HOTELS
The Suite Hotel Sofiais the newest 4-star property conveniently located in the “Students city” of Sofia featuring a contemporary hotel concept: innovative design, combined with home comfort, and services to meet the modern active lifestyle. The panoramic Zest restaurant, in the hotel, offers healthy home made food within a modern designed interior, full of colors and emotions.
Central Hotel Sofiais located in the central part of Sofia, within close proximity to important administrative buildings, cultural monuments and tourist attractions. Hotel guests benefit from: Free wireless internet, free use of the Relax and Recreation center amenities - sauna, steam bath, Jacuzzi, relax area. The hotel offers free coffee and tea facilities in each room
3 STAR HOTELS
Cheap hotels such asAris Sofia Hotel,EASYHOTEL SofiaandBulgari Boutique Hotelare all located in large, renovated properties. They offer the best value for your money and location.
The newly builtAris Sofia Hoteloffers rooms less than 90 square meters, but furnished in a modern, stylish and comfortable manner. Hotel Aris Sofia also has a restaurant and a beautiful summer garden. Hotel Aris enjoys a quiet location a 5-minute walk from the International Bus Station and the Sofia Train Station. Within a 10-minute walk you can reach the city centre with the Presidency and The Council of Ministers. All rooms are air-conditioned and have a balcony.
easyHotel Sofiais at just 10 minute walk from the beating heart of central Sofia. Nearest metro station is at just 100 m away and connects the hotel directly to the top center, Sofia airport and Inter Expo center. Located nearby the main places of interest and entertainment and the administrative establishments and corporations, the hotel is preferred both by tourists and business guests of the capital.
In standard double rooms,Boutique Hotel Bulgarihas a three-bedroom apartment for all people.
In addition, as a valued Bulgari Boutique Hotel guest, you can enjoy a lounge that is available on-site. Given the close proximity of popular landmarks, such as Central Sofia Synagogue and Saint Nedelja Church guests of Bulgari Boutique Hotel can easily experience some of Sofia's most well known attractions.