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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel exceeded our expectations. To be honest, Sofia is not a beautiful city, so after traversing it by wrong bus and then metro, the ten minute walk from the nearest subway stop didn't lift our hopes much. However, when we found the hotel (which was very easy), we were pleasantly surprised. The hotel is very small, but quaint. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The taxi from the Central Bus station cost around 6 - 7 leva and we were happy with the situation and the look of the hotel outside. Although technically on a busy road the hotel is set behind a wide area of grass and only trams and a few cars come along the smaller road directly in front of the...

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Thank Julesm390
Bulgaria
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Renaissance is a nice 3* hotel in the center of Sofia if you are travelling on budget.I have stayed at hotel Renaissance twice so far. The hotel has an excellent location in the city center. There is an underground (metro) station on a walking distances. It is also near to the central pedestrian street with a lot of shops and...

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Thank Leon A
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Basic hotel with nice breakfast. Very clean but a little bit old. Wifi connection is good. The problem is that the most of the rooms have single beds as result the three couple of us to sleep separated . Very close to the centre and 2 metro stations.

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southern ontario
Reviewed 16 August 2016

- clean, small room - 2 single beds - small bar fridge; weird shower that lets a lot of water ricochet onto the floor but good water pressure! - quiet place; good included breakfast - no courtesy computers to use but has wifi - day desk staff - a male - pretty unhappy-seeming - no smiling or conversation - asked...

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Thank burooxtwo
Reviewed 7 July 2016

As a returning visitor of Sofia I think Renaissance hotel was way better then I had before, not perfect but good enough for a short stay. Hotel is clean, plain and simple breakfast good enough, and if things as a broken tile or missing shower curtain don't bother you not much complaining. Citycenter and shops are in walking distance.

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Thank Frank S
Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Renaissance is centrally located, in walking distance of the major attractions. The rooms to the back are quiet, in the front is a tram stop. The rooms are ok but there are not enough accessible sockets for recharging two or more devices.

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Thank Peter B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I stayed at this hotel last week for 3 nights. The hotel is close to Sofia's attractions and the train and bus station are 20 minutes away. The staff were friendly and helpful and the breakfast simple but had several choices .

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london
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed 7 nights as a solo customer on holiday in sofia. It was well located although nothing in the square itself so u have to walk a few minutes to go any shop or cafe etc .The bathroom was the worst of anything : no plug for the bath . Tiny bathroom with obstructive door . Glass shelf directly...

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Additional Information about Renaissance

Address: 2 Vazrazhdane Square, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: $50 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Renaissance 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Trams pass in front of the building, but if you're a bit higher up (4th floor in our case) that's not too much of a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles 795erikd, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good location, try free Sofia tour if its not chilly, we started that tour but could not finish as it was getting too cold. try food at happy restaurants,The only Room tip i would say if you MUST stay here is ask them specifically if you need two single beds or one king bed.”
 of 5 bubbles nikbaroda, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back if you are a light sleeper but then you'll miss out on the views.”
  • view across city
  • small road in front of hotel with main road in distance
  • Green area/park outside hotel
 of 5 bubbles Julesm390, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Carrie145, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room not overlooking the square with the tramstop.”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTravellerjal, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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