Stylish but comfortable apartment plus garden terrace within 5* complex whose Reception is 100 m. from the gondola together with allocated ski locker close by, it is well equipped and furnished with Italian furniture. Cable connection can be supplied for 5 euros deposit returnable for wifi. ( Wireless connection in reception and bars, etc.)
As well as being an excellent base for skiing, in summer being on the ground the garden terrace with table and chairs looking towards the Pirin mountains and overlooking the main sun terrace is good for chilling out. A very short walk to the outdoor pool. Particularly enjoyable when the owner invites acts to perform there in the afternoons during the International Jazz Festival held in August.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||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|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Central heating, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
In the spacious sitting area has satellite TV, DVD, wifi and sofa bed, table and chairs seating 4 plus breakfast bar. There is hanging space for outdoor clothes in the hall. The bedroom has a double bed, mirrored wardrobe, chest of drawers and side tables. Linen and towels provided.
|Further details outdoors|
5* facilities include:
Indoor and outdoor pools
Bar (with Sky sports)
24 hour Reception and security
Bansko is Bulgaria's premier ski resort surrounded by the Pirin Mountains to the west, Rila massif to the north and the Rhodopes to the east. It has the longest ski seaon aided by 160 snow cannons covering 80% of the slopes and best snow record of the Bulgarian resorts .
Skiing to suit all including cross country and also night time skiing from Bankerishka to the village. There is 25km of modern lift infrastructure.
15 lifts: 1 gondola, 7 high speed chairs and 7 drags (highest 2560m)
Beginner slopes: 8 blue; Intermed. 11 red; and Advanced 1 black.
65km. of piste
10 Mountain restaurants
English speaking instructors with lessons reasonably priced.
Other snow sports include: ice skating, para-gliding, heli-skiing and ski-doos.
Best Apres Ski at 'Happy End' near the gondola.
Bansko Royal Towers with its 5* facilities couldn't be better placed with its Reception near the footbridge crossing the Glazne River to the gondola. Also close by are many ski hire shops. (see www.Banskotowers.com)
Everything within easy reach.
The quaint old town of Bansko is a place of great interest with many monuments, shops, woodcarving, paintings and extremely pleasant to sit outside the cafes having a coffee. The International Jazz Festival in August is held in the centre of town.
There are many atmospheric mehanas with log fires, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and casinos.
Pirin National Park has a glorious glacial landscape of peaks, 186 lakes, waterfalls, caves and historic sites where most of thesummer activities are found including horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, fishing, golf, white water rafting and quad biking.
May be try a slow train ride from Bansko to Poldiv and witness stupendously scenic terrain.