$72 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 1, 2014 Check-out: Aug 4, 2014

Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia

5 stars
5 Sveta Nedelya Square, Sofia, 1000
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.5
out of 5
2 reviews
The ac doesn't cool enough

The hotel is nice they nickel and dime you for almost everything.The hotel is close to some of the... See full review

  • Fredf
  • Aug 4, 2012
great location; ambivalent staff

We had executive lounge access. Would have been nice for the staff to inform us of lounge... See full review

  • aevln
  • Sep 15, 2013
Archways of ceiling-high columns, distinctly constructed doors and moldings, and imported Italian marble floors outline the lobby of the Sofia Hotel Balkan. Located in the heart of Sofia, the hotel is ideally situated just a stroll from the business and commercial district. Recognized as one of the citys grandest hotels and architectural landmarks, we offer guests an exceptional experience of Bulgarias finest culture and service. Discover the historical beauty of Sofia. Limousine transportation is available, for a fee. Our twin Grand Ballrooms and additional meeting space offer some of the best and most versatile conference facilities in the city. Enjoy an evening of fine dining and opulence at Stardust Restaurant amongst the finest crystal and live piano music. Open our uniquely carved guest room doors to luxurious linens, American cherry wood furniture, and world-class services. All of our 184 guest rooms are exquisitely appointed and feature modern technology with a classically restored style. Our Executive Rooms feature high ceilings with chandeliers along with daily turndown service and exclusive bathroom amenities. All guest rooms, facilities, and public spaces are now 100% non-smoking.

Hotel Map

42.6973 23.3223
Area served
Plovdiv
Nearby airports
Plovdiv International Airport, (PDV), 100.00, MI; Sofia Airport, (SOF), 8.00, MI;
Area description
Downtown

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Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia Rooms

Classic
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Amenities

  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Activities
Casino
Sauna
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
24 hour room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Barber/Beauty shop
Florist
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Television with cable
Safe
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Iron
Ironing board
International direct dial

Nearby points of interest

  • St Sofia: 0.1 mi
  • Alexander Nevsky Cathedral: 0.6 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
02:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (2)

Ratings and reviews for Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia

Overall score

3.5 / 5
5.01.0
2 out of 2
Amenities:
3.5
Room cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3.5
Location:
5
Value:
2.5
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Review of Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
aevln
san diego
Sep 15, 2013

great location; ambivalent staff

We had executive lounge access. Would have been nice for the staff to inform us of lounge particulars (it is on the 2nd floor by the way). Be sure to arrive well before the published meal/snack time endings. They rolled up breakfast 15 minutes early while we were there. The "business center" is well-hidden on the 1st floor at the end of the hallway (next to room 158; no signage. I discovered it after going back to the front desk). Nobody was there to give passwords to the locked computers. The gym is unstaffed until noon. It was unlocked, in the 2nd level basement, and had no water in the hot tubs. Room was clean but small, had a great view and the was newly renovated.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
2
Entertainment tip: In Hotel

bring your passport to the casino.

Review of Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Fredf
FL
Aug 4, 2012

The ac doesn't cool enough

The hotel is nice they nickel and dime you for almost everything.The hotel is close to some of the attractions which are withing walking distance.They arrange for a private tour guy of the city plus any other local you may want to see.The weather was hot and the ac in our room was not cool enough at the lowest temp.We have some issues with the bill even thoug we complaint 48 hrs before it was not resolved until the last minutes before we were departing for the airport causing unescesary stress.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Manastirska Magernica is a great Bulgarian rest.Its worth it.The food is excellent

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