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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2011

I stayed here as i had business in Lozenets. It is fine for that. There is no other reason to be here. Cheap and clean. Wifi poor. breakfast not good.

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Hayes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2011

The hotel is situated in a reasonably quiet residential area. The taxi from the airport cost about £6, but make sure you use 'OK' taxi service, desk in arrivals lounge, The reception girl was very pleasant, other staff more aloof. The hotel is very clean and bedrooms a good size, certainly larger than most hotels I have stayed in. There...

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Reviewed 23 October 2011

The hotel is very average. The facilities in the hotel were not great, having to hold the shower whilst having a shower is not a great start. The food is very average and the breakfast well that is not nice. Location- not very central and beware of the taxis, if they hear English being spoken, the price doubles!!!! Whilst in...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2011

the best thing about this hotel for me was the staffs attitude and helpfullnes first class did not eat there but spoke to a couple who did and they said it was very good a fair walk to the center of sofia but the hotel will ring a taxi for you which are very cheap would defianately stay here agan

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Phuket Town, Thailand
Reviewed 8 August 2011

In hotel - nice room, comfortable bed, with sofa in the room , balcony and Jacuzzi in the bathroom. Not good area!!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 July 2011

Although the hotel is clean, the staff are helpful, and the beds are reasonably comfortable, I would not stay at Hotel California again. The place is advertised as being close to the city center, but it is not a walkable distance from the main attractions unless you enjoy walking through construction sites, ill-kempt sidewalks, and unlabeled streets. The hotel is...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 14 April 2011

I had a nice room, comfortable bed, with sofa in the room , balcony and Jacuzzi in the bathroom. The hotel is near the Centre of Sofia, so you can visit many places by feet. They have also free wifi, but you can have access in Internet only in the the Lobby.

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Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2009

Chose this hotel based on other positive reviews and also cheaper price (30 euros for double room). On arrival we were greeted by very smoky lobby and reception area. Staff were polite but not very helpful. I asked them for recommendations to restaurants and tourist sights and got an "I don't know" response repeatedly. Rooms are clean, smallish and basic....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2009

I stayed at this hotel after reading its rave reviews from here and other sites. Its main appeal being the very appealing low room rates. Location-wise it's not too far from the airport. From the airport costs 10 Lev and returning to the airport was less. However it's a slight walk to the town centre of Sofia...probably around 15-20 minutes...

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cravenette
Reviewed 3 October 2009

I stayed here for just the one night, but enjoyed it. As mentioned perviously, the rooms have got a jacuzzi bath, which is a nice and unusual touch. Staff were all very friendly and spoke great English. Was a bit outside of the centre, but the taxis are pretty cheap - get reception to order you one - I even...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about California Hotel

Address: ul.Bigla 30, Sofia 1407, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: $45 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — California Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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California Hotel Sofia
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Go for the upgrade with a balcony”
magwai88, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Only if you have to be in Lozenetz”
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“free room upgrades were available on request and upon availability”
terryc65, 22 Sep 2011 | Read review
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