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Hotel Anel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Hotel Anel is not fantastic ; but , reasonable hotel . Its price is average and quality is average , too . Staff is Good , Rooms Are big , but , not maintaned well . Tonight is First time in This hotel and We Will see Breakfast tomorrow morning . Accordingly , I can ADD more comment.

Thank Huseyin Selami C
Brasov, Romania
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This isn't a 5 stars hotel. The room is big, with 2 beds, old furniture and unprofessional cleaning services. Reception staff - not very friendly Breakfast - the same every day, nothing like a 5 stars. Location - pretty close to city center. Tube station next to the hotel. Sofia Mall a few minutes walk away. We check in in...

Thank TDC T
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is the best ever hotel in my life where I visit ohh...and the rooms is was absolutely amazing,nice and clean.Good value for money good location only 10 min walk form town center.food-very nice.breakfast room look like small gallery with amazing pictures. Definitely recommend;)

Thank Tsvetan P
Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great location, spacious room, nice breakfast. Other than that, does not deserve 5 stars. Poor hygiene, dirt in the bathroom. After a shower bathroom floor is like a pond, however much you try to keep the water inside of the bathtub. Even though floor towels were soaked the cleaning lady did not change them for two days. Separate two single...

Thank Starshine0203
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Luxurious hotel with large rooms equipped with smart TV, coffee machine and tea making facilities. Nice bathroom, with a large bath. Breakfast is full of choices. The hotel is at a 10 minute walk from the major boulevard.

Thank Ruben v
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Centrally placed hotel with large and comfortable rooms . Nice variaty in the breakfast buffet. Evening restaurant exceptionel good with live piano music. Food there is a must try - with exciting menus from both the Bulgarian and Italian kitchen

Thank Tomas M
Eilat, Israel
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Totally enjoyed, location is fantastic and centrally located. Has a casino which is not my thing. The junior suite is huge, modern, clean. European languages are spoken. The decor is living art gallery which gives a special touch. Indoor facilities are amazing have to be used. Bulgaria is Bulgaria enjoy.

Thank Da Robertz R
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

2nd night with no sleep because of party noise either from next door room or upstairs (I'm on 4th floor). Last night people banging on my door and shouting at 4am. Tonight woken up at 2am because of music and rabble. Ring reception to complain and they have a bored do not care way of saying they will deal with...

Thank Christine D
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My husband and I arrived in Sofia very late in the evening from a delayed train. The reception treated us wonderfully and we were made feel very welcome. The room was amazingly spacious and comfortable, with every conceivable amenity. The breakfast had a good variety of hot and cold options. The hotel itself is very centrally located, close to Sirkeci...

1Thank CalgaryH
tel aviv
Reviewed 26 July 2016

the hotel front is located on a noisy street, but the other sides are quiet (and the rooms are isolated from noise). the service is great and very helpful. the breakfast is ok and clean. the room are average . the prices are very fair.

Thank udias

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
LOCATION Centrally located in midtown Sofia, Hotel Anel offers easy access to business, government and banking institutions as we as exclusive shopping areas, tourist attractions and the lively nightlife for both business entertainment and personal downtime. With it unrivalled proximity to the heart of Sofia and less time to commute guests can enjoy longer meetings with clients and business partners or just explore in depth the sites of the city without the hustle of time. CONFERENCE FACILITIES With 6 meeting and conference rooms and 3 additional venues including a The Roof Top Terrace, The M Bar and Restaurant Anel, Hotel Anel offers some of the best and most innovative facilities for any event in the Bulgarian capital. With more than 700 square meters (7500 square feet) of meeting and event space guests are provided with one of the premiere settings for conferences, seminars, annual meetings, board meetings, product launches, discreet business lunches, gala dinners, cocktail receptions, weddings and social occasions. RESTAURANT ANEL Savour fabulous cuisine prepared by our dedicated and professional chefs who are inspired by fresh and healthy ingredients to bring a truly extraordinary and delicious meal. The carefully selected wines to accompany the dinning experience will capture the guests' imagination. The soft brown interior with oil paintings from classical Bulgarian artist creates for the perfect ambience and style, which are further underlined by the floor to ceiling windows giving a quiet view of the surrounding city. Every night form 20.00H - 22.00H the restaurant features live music from our in house pianist.Capacity: 115 seats (with roof garden) Cocktail capacity: 140 peopleOpening hours: 12.00H - 23.00H THE M BAR Tucked away right above the Reception Desk and overlooking the hustle and bustle of the street below M Bar is the quintessential meeting place for morning coffees, light and delicious lunches or dinners, healthy refreshments, alluring cocktails and other swanky beverages. PALMS SPORT The Sport center houses a picturesque 18-meter heated swimming pool with a Venetian bridge cutting across it, a 3 person Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, infra-red sauna, 2 rooms for body treatments and a fitness center with Italian Technogym cardiovascular and muscle-building equipment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Anel

Address: 14 Todor Aleksandrov Blvd., Sofia 1303, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia > Serdica
Price Range: $99 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Anel 5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Anel Hotel Sofia
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Sofia
#1 Casino Hotel in Sofia
#1 Spa Hotel in Sofia
#5 Business Hotel in Sofia
#12 Family Hotel in Sofia
#13 Romantic Hotel in Sofia
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“business class room is what you need there”
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