Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
About the home
Want to ski or board? Bansko is one of the cheapest and easiest places to do this. Perfect for beginners and proficient alike.
Bansko village is surrounded by 3 mountain ranges, Pirin, Rila and Rhodope. The village is full of character, with its original stone buildings and cobbled streets.
Bansko village - 2 minutes walk
ski lift - 5 - 8 minutes walk
ice rink - 3 minutes
strazhite swimming pool - 2 minutes
local shops - 2 minutes
5 - 8 minutes walk and you are at the ski gondola. All equipment can be hired on the walk to the gondola or at the gondola itself. One of the best things about skiing in Bansko is that you can ski back down into the village.
The apartment is bright and modern with great views of the pirin mountains. It is cosy in winter as it is one of the few apartments to have the full aircon units, ensuring warm in winter and cool in the hot summers.
Everything is here for a self-catering holiday. TV. Microwave/toaster, coffee maker, electric hob and fan oven cooker .
2 single beds in the large, bright bedroom. 2 double bed settee in the living area. Dining table with seating for 4.
A 2 minute walk from the apartment will take you to the centre of this wonderful village. It has kept all the original buildings but still has everything to offer the modern tourist.
Restaurants are everywhere with the local meat dishes, Kebabs are a must as they arrive on skewers with flames! The restaurants offer children a choice of smaller adult meals as well as a menu of their own.
Bansko is ideal for any family holiday.
There is a sauna and gym in the building, there is an additional nominal charge for the use of these facilities.
The famous Strazhite hotel is just 2 minutes walk away. Use of the pool, gardens, steam etc is available for a minimal fee. Or for something more up market check out the spa facilities at the Kempinski within 8 mins walk.
Why not try this for a bargain summer holiday! With so many nearby hotels offering pools and outdoor seating this is an ideal time to get some sun! The summers here are fabulous. October the temperatures still warm in the day and cooler at night but very pleasant. The ski season starts in December and last through well into April. Ski runs are covered by Snow Cannon.
Ski on the famous Alberto Tomba slope.
Long lets or Short breaks available
Access: Car not necessary - can recommend a private transfer
Family friendly? Suitable for children of all ages
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes: No pets allowed
No smoking at this property
Luxuries: Gym, Sauna, DVD player
General: TV, DVD/CD player
Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer , Hoover
Utilities: Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms: 1 Bedroom, 1 shower room (not wet room shower fully enclsed)
Furniture: Sofabeds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 5-6
Other: Linen provided,Sheets, towels.
Outdoors: Balconies (2) with table and chairs
Further details indoors:
Fabulous bright modern apartment. Light and airy. Large bedroom with 2 single beds. These can be put together to use as a double.
All utensils, bedlinen included.
Welcome pack available on arrival for extra charge by prior arrangement.
Further details outdoors:
Perfect location. 2 minutes from village, 5 - 8 minutes walk to gondola ski station.
This means perfect location for ski holiday. The views from this apartment are amazing with River view and mountains all around and still close to the village.
2 minutes to facilities (swimming pool, ten pin bowling) in Strazhite Hotel.
Welcome pack available for extra price.
Minimum 2 nights booked.
Strictly No smoking.
Happy to take bookings from young people, perfect as no driving needed and close to all night life!
will help with any info you need about bansko village facilities
Euro100 refundable breakages deposit payable on arrival. This will be refunded after satisfactory property inspection.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Sofia|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Pirin/Rhodope Mountains region
Bansko has recently hosted FIS World Cup alpine ski races: the women raced in 2009 in two downhills and a super G. The men's circuit made its first stop at Bansko in 2011 with a super combined and a slalom. It hosted the mens giant slalom in February 2012 and the FIS World Cup ladies' downhill and super G, and men's giant slalom and slalom.
Alpine and biathlon competitions take place regularly.
useful websites for further information:
www.banskoski.com ( piste info/ lift passes/web cams)
www.banskoskimania.com (ski hire/lessons)
www.snow-forecast.com/resorts/bansko. where you can register for snowmail alerts.
Bear Park at Belitza
The nearby village of Banya, located only 5 km (3 mi) from the town, is known for its 27 thermal mineral springs.
The town of Bansko is served by the scenic narrow gauge line from Septemvri to Dobrinishte. Regular bus connections are available to Sofia, Plovdiv, Blagoevgrad, Gotse Delchev, Razlog, among others.
The Bulgarian Evangelical Church Community, the first Protestant church in Bulgaria, was founded in Bansko on 6 August 1868
Modern Ski facilities, lifts - few T bar or button tows , mainly chair lifts. Travellators for beginners - elininating tiresome side-stepping up hill.