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Borovets, Bulgaria
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All reviews snow cannons bars and restaurants value for money beginners and intermediates hotel rila great value night life lower slopes fresh snow great slopes end of the season half the price next year every night black runs off piste green run
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Borovets twice now as a family and are booking to go again this season. It's a relatively small resort but there is a good variety of runs for all abilities We stayed at the Yanakiev the first year and the Rila the...More

1  Thank Dominic K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic holiday, sliding in Borovets, went with ski package this was excellent value for money, lessons were from 9.30 am until 4 ish with a lunch break, third year there and heading back in 2019.

Thank Lynne T
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Been here three times with small groups. Everyone I took loved it including my self. Bulgaria is what it is. You get more than you pay for and the ski school and its instructors cant do enough for you. Dont expect the same as you...More

1  Thank Robin W
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Rila which was great and enjoyed our week at Borovets resort where everything was nearby. Only downside is numbers of people on the slopes but that’s probably the same wherever you go in February half term.

1  Thank Piers L
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This resort offers everything for all levels of skiers and snowboarders, great instruction and no issues with equipment hire!

3  Thank janetclark1604
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Booked ski school with the holiday through TUI, Great coaches very patient managing to cater for a mixed group of abilities.

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

I was recommended Borovets by a friend at work. I needed to find somewhere with excellent snow, modern lift systems and a vibrant nightlife. Being the bestman and not knowing a lot of the grooms friends, I certainly felt the pressure to organise something very...More

4  Thank RussoCapan
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We went to Borovets in January and stayed at the Samokov Hotel. It was like stepping back in time to the 70's. It looked very dated but it wasn't a bad thing. It was cheap and cheerful, clean and tidy with friendly staff. The buffet...More

2  Thank GaryW1613
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We chose Borovets purely because of the price. We wanted to squeeze in another skiing trip and couldn't afford anywhere else. It was so cheap we could hardly believe it. The total price for both of us was less than the price for one person...More

5  Thank Hobbit_On_Tour537
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Ideal location right at the bottom of the slopes worth the extra money to stay here.as everything is close such as the other bars, shops ect. The roof top terrace for dinner is fabulous and great selection of food and drink.. Got a Turkish bath...More

1  Thank Karenanne O
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Baz B
13 September 2018|
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Response from RussoCapan | Reviewed this property |
Same as everywhere in Europe. December was amazing in 2017. But you can never tell. added bonus, borovets jas lots of snow machines ...so a good plan B
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Dena H
12 September 2018|
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Response from Nissim N | Reviewed this property |
Yep there is plenty to do with kids of these ages but you will have to give up some of the skiing time to spend it with them. Great slides and baby slopes in front of Rila hotel ( you don’t have to stay in the hotel in order... More
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Emilie-Jayne H
4 September 2018|
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Response from Chris N | Reviewed this property |
It’s ridiculously cheap when compared to resorts... I can’t recall the exact price but I recall being staggered about just how cheap the whole place is (inc great restaurants, bars and skiing) Have a good trip!!
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