A fabulous 4* complex which is only a 5 minute walk to the edge of the piste for true SKI ON SKI OFF capability. Facilities include a LOG FIRE, 4 ring hob, oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, FREE INTERNET ACCESS, DVD/CD player, TV and access to SAUNA, STEAM ROOM and JACUZZI.
Situated on the edge of the Pirin National Park the apartment is only a 5 minute walk to the edge of the piste allowing you to ski down to the Gondola in the morning, and ski off in the afternoon. As part of the 4* complex there is a 4* Hotel which includes a restaurant and luxurious lobby with an open log fire, bar and free WiFi. There is a ski / snowboard rental shop in the hotel with ski service facilities. The hotel also boasts a good size indoor pool and a fitness room. A secure Ski storage room is available within the complex for your boots and skis. A FREE SHUTTLE BUS service to and from the gondola is available each morning and evening.
The apartment has full self catering facilities including a 4 ring hob, oven, microwave, kettle, fridge/freezer and a dishwasher, allowing you as much time as possible on the piste. Washing machine for use in complex.
Relax in front of the log fire whilst watching a DVD or listening to a CD on the combined DVD/CD player, or curl up with one of the many books left in the apartment. Logs for the fire can be purchased from the Management Company or the Hotel reception. Internet access is also now available within the apartment at no extra cost.
Soothe those aching limbs in the onsite sauna, steam room or Jacuzzi. In addition the attached 4 star Hotel offers full spa facilities including a wide range of massage therapies and a fabulous indoor heated (winter only) swimming pool. Additional fee's are payable locally.
The one bedroom has 2 single beds with bedside cabinets and light, with a double sofa bed situated in the living area.
Plenty of storage is provided for all those 'winter woolies' in both the bedroom and the lounge. In the large hall is plenty of hanging space for ski jackets, salopettes, hats, gloves, etc.
Situated on the 1st floor the apartment enjoys views of both the Pirin and Rila mountains through the large windows.
The interior furnishings have been carefully chosen to give a homely but uncluttered feeling, and to provide everything you will need for a comfortable self catering stay in Bansko.
The shower room has a separate shower cubicle which is fed by a good sized hot water boiler.
The apartment is just a 10 minute walk to the heart of the Apres Ski area with lively bars, a wide choice of Mehanas (traditional Bulgarian restaurants) and Italian, Greek and English restaurants, for those not wanting to cook. The Hotel offers transport if your legs are too tired after a day on the slopes.
Some reviews from guests who have used our apartment:
"We had a nice winter vacation. We liked the apartment, its comfortable and its a pleasure to stay in, feeling like at home after all day at the slopes. ......we definitely stay again if we go to Bansko next year."
DN from Ukraine - Jan 2013
"...thank you for renting out your apartment to us. We had an excellent week.... We were very comfortable in the apartment and enjoyed its location and being able to ski down to the gondola in a morning."
IW from UK - March 2011
"I just wanted to say thanks for renting us your apartment. We had a lovely time. Your apartment is really nice."
LW from UK - March 2009
For an excellent map of the Bansko area showing locations of apartments, mehanas, bars and restaurants go to www.banskomaps.com
|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 160 km|
|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, Log fire, DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Children's pool|
|General||TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
Bansko provides opportunities for skiers, snowboarders and extreme sports like biathlon and cross - country skiing.
â?¢ Total ski runs: 70km
â?¢ Longest run: 16km
â?¢ Off-piste skiing: Yes
â?¢ Slopes exposure: North
â?¢ Highest ski point: 2600m
â?¢ Max vertical drop: 1630m
â?¢ Height of resort: 930m
â?¢ Drags: 16
â?¢ Chairlifts: 6
â?¢ Gondolas: 1
â?¢ Artificial snow: 100% coverage
â?¢ Night skiing: Yes
â?¢ Snowboarding: Yes
â?¢ Ski-Doo: Yes
â?¢ Season starts: middle Dec
â?¢ Season ends: middle April
Bansko offers great variety of ski pistes that can satisfy everyone's tastes and abilities. The highest ski piste is on 2600 meters above the sea level.
There is also a Fun-park for extreme skiers and boarders.
For beginners there is an excellent Nursery slope area at the top of the Gondola with various levels catered for.
Located at the feet of the Pirin mountain the town of Bansko developed to a beloved tourist destination over the last 10 years. Offering all season relaxation and entertainment opportunities Bansko became a worthy place to visit all year long. The contemporary town of Bansko is a unique mixture of old traditions and modern style, where new-built hotels and apartment houses are separated from more than 100 years old ethnographic houses by just a tiny, stone-paved street. The town centre is a listed World Heritage Site. The clock tower measures the time for over 150 years now. Old Town Bansko has managed to retain its old Rustic Charm and offers Visitors a chance to experience a little of Historic Bulgara.
After an adventurous day on the slopes, Bansko guests enjoy the local restaurants called the Ã¢??Mehanas,Ã¢?? serving from traditional Bulgarian cuisine and drinks to international delights, Mehanas are wonderfully warm and inviting, offering delicious meals cooked on the Log fire and real Bulgarian hospitality,
The people of Bansko are famous with their hospitality and friendliness and make their guests remember the time spent here.