Samokov

Borovez, Bulgaria

77%
598 reviews
Good for traveling with friends. Great pool. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Nightclub
    • Conference Room
    • Small supermarket
    • Bicycle Hire
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Half Board
    Activities
    • Sun terrace
    • Jacuzzi
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Ping Pong
    • Bowling
    • Massage
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Swimming Pool
    • Steam bath
    • Horse Riding
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
    • Billiards/Snooker
2010 Borovez
33 ft to downtown

Location

This hotel is situated in the centre of the resort of Borovets (1300 m above sea level) and only an hour’s drive from the capital Sofia. The hotel lies only 50 m from the lower station of the gondola lift and 250 m from the drag lifts. Guests will find the centre of Borovets with its restaurants, bars and shops as well as links to the public transport network just a couple of minutes’ walk away. Further attractions in the surrounding area include Rila Monastery and Plovdiv (both 120 km away), and the hotel is a starting point for short and long excursions to the magnificent Rila Mountain. Sofia Airport is 70 km away.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1989. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 262 rooms. The upper floors of the establishment can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Guests can buy daily essentials at the supermarket. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee. Additional services include medical assistance, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. The standard amenities of most rooms include a balcony. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. A minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a fridge and a mini fridge. Little extras, including a telephone, a TV and a radio, contribute to a great stay. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The establishment offers a pool and an indoor pool. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. Travellers can enjoy a range of refreshing drinks at the poolside bar. The hotel offers a range of indoor sporting activities, for example a gym, table tennis, billiards, bowling and gymnastics. The accommodation offers a range of facilities in the wellness area. Options include a spa or, for an additional fee, a sauna, a steam bath, a hammam, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Fun and entertainment are offered by a disco.

Meals

Catering options available at the establishment include bed and breakfast and half board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    95%
    "Great location"

    Brilliant location. Excellent location. Location excellent.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Parking is good and affordable."

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  • Pool
    90%
    "Great pool"

    Huge swimming pool. Large pool. Big pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Value for money
    80%
    "Best value for money"

    Included spa area. Free wifi in the rooms. Great value.

    "Best value for money."

  • WiFi
    65%
    "Regular internet service"

    Wi-Fi available in the room. Free wifi in the rooms. Excellent wifi.

    "Average wifi quality."

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  • Service
    49%
    "Service could be improved"

    Very few food left. Rudest staff. Negative staff in reception.

    "Service could be friendlier." "Housekeeping can be a problem."

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  • Room
    47%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    No ventilation. Only one wall. Bathroom a bit old.

    "Out-of-date, poorly maintained rooms with bad bathrooms and beds." "Rooms are large and clean enough, with great views." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Amenities
    43%
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Facility is old. Very old facilities. Floor flooded.

    "Outdated facilities with a decent entrance area."

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  • Breakfast
    42%
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    Burnt eggs.

    "Breakfast can be improved."

  • Comfort
    42%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    No ventilation. Noisy rooms. Low quality bedsheets.

    "Uncomfortable and noisy, but spacious, rooms with less than ideal beds."

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  • Vibe
    10%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Facility is old. Very old facilities. Loud music played.

    "Vibe is not too good." "Hotel could use some updating." "Atmosphere could be friendlier." "Entrance area is ok." "Good for traveling with friends."

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