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LION Hotel Bansko

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Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

This was my first snowboarding holiday and first trip to Bulgaria. My overall experience of the Hotel is 4.5/5 (Holiday booked in the Uk on line with ThomasCook/Nelson) First impressions.... We arrives in a Mercedes coach which took about 3 hours from Sofia Airport with a half way stop of. On arrival (10 pm local time) , the open fires...

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west wales
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Stayed here the first week of January 14 for a skiing holiday. This happened to be the Orthodox new year / Christmas so resort was extra busy with locals and Russians. We 2 adults & 2 children travelled with Crystal ski holidays. The first impression was the lovely log fire in the reception. Check in was fast with a welcome...

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3Thank weloveholidays007
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2014

I would love to give the Hotel Lion Bansko a 4 or even 5 because the Hotel is fabulous but cannot because it could and should be managed better. We stayed over the Christmas week, arriving on the Saturday at about 10.45pm. We were quickly given our room keys and the evening meal was ready and waiting for us, which...

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3Thank holidayyeh
Rochdale
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Very good value hotel ideal location for the gondola, shops and restaurants. Very nice spacious and clean pool area with a great spa with great priced massages to ease the ski weary muscles :) Rooms basic as is the food but all you really require for a ski holiday. Highly recommend and would visit again.

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1Thank RochdaleSunshine
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2013

This is a great Hotel friendly and very helpful staff, we stayed half board and the food was great! Only a few minutes walk to the Gondala and Town. We are now looking for another short stay early next year. 8 of us stayed here and not one complaint! Andy UK.

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2Thank Andrew B
Hove, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Went February for a solo ski holiday, so selection was on price I.E no single supplement. Put in an attic room so not much of a view but room was clean and comfortable. Half board basis and had no complaints about the food. Service was very good, the restaurant staff even put a beer at my table whilst I was...

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5Thank bossajh
Enfield, Middlesex
Reviewed 25 April 2013

When Skiing all you really look for in a hotel is a base from which to recover from both the "ski" and "apres-ski" and this is what The Lion does. It may not be the most upmarket hotel, but it's also not the most expensive. Rooms are big, clean and a bit basic but it does the job. Half board...

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3Thank CJT69
London
Reviewed 21 April 2013

The hotel is a decent, reasonably priced hotel, close to the ski lifts and the town centre of Sofia. The hotel room was clean and comfy. I couldn't have asked for more. Good view of the mountain from our room, decent bar drinks and reasonably priced mini bar food which is a bonus.

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Hereford
Reviewed 6 April 2013

I have just returned from a Balkan Holidays skiing trip to Bansko, staying at the Hotel Lion, having stayed at the Strazhite 3 years ago. We had an excellent holiday, largely due to the people with whom we travelled but also because Bansko offers a good, value for money, skiing experience and the snow was good. The Lion was a...

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Reviewed 2 April 2013

Overall we did enjoy the Hotel Lion - the main bar is nice, the food is good (and plentiful!) and its in a good location. BUT if you happen to get a room on the first or second floor to the right of the hotel, be prepared that you will have to listen to the THUD THUD THUD of house...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The four star LION Hotel Bansko starts December 2005 in one of the most beautiful and peaceful spots of the country - Bansko resort - the newest and most modern ski resort in Bulgaria. Hotel Lion offers a full range of services and amenities to provide you a memorable gateway experience. The hotel has 190 rooms in different room categories: single rooms, double rooms, studios and luxurious apartments, offering comfort and privacy for your stay. Each guest room features private bathroom with a bath-tub and hairdryer, satellite TV, mini bar and direct telephone ... more   less 

Additional Information about LION Hotel Bansko

Address: Georgi Nastev Str., Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Blagoevgrad Province > Bansko
Price Range: $79 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — LION Hotel Bansko 4*
Number of rooms: 200
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Bansko
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bansko
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