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Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia

5 Sveta Nedelya Square, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 2981 6541

$109+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
based on 1,447 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 7.4
  • 4.8
  • 4.4

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  • Nice building
  • Comfortable beds

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    About

    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 city’s grandest hotels and architectural landmarks, we offer guests an exceptional experience of Bulgaria’s 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.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Casino
    • Spa
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Night club
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Child pool
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 1,447 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      7.6 "76% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.3 "83% thought the architecture was beautiful."
      10.0 "Business facilities were excellent, according to 100%."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Average comfort."
      5.4 "For only 54%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.7 "73% complained about the bathroom."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.7 "93% found problems with the furniture."
      1.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 87%."
      1.4 "86% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.9 "61% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.9 "91% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      0.0 "100% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 4.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.8 "For 52%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
      2.2 "78% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      0.0 "The price was too high for 100%."
    • 3.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      1.4 "86% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the fitness area."
      0.0 "100% were unhappy with the sauna."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 752 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.0 "80% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      7.5 "75% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.4 "Average comfort."
      5.4 "For only 54%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      1.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 87%."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 144 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      7.3 "73% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good amenities."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 43 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    based on 506 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.3 "73% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      7.4 "74% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
      5.2 "52% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.7 "83% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% complained about the bathroom."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
      1.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 86%."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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    "Nice building"
    "Comfortable beds"
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