SAVE UP TO 66% ON BALKAN HOLIDAYS PRICES: Traditional 3 bedroomed Alpine Chalet with sauna, only 3 minutes away from the Gondola station, in a quiet area next to a beautiful pine forest. The chalet has been completed to the highest standard and is completely furnished throughout, offering excellent accommodation and comfort for 6 people. It has 2 WC's, kitchenette and lounge area with a timber deck area for taking in the scenery. Flights to Sofia are inexpensive as are the lift passes and ski equipment hire. It's also ideal for Spring and Summer holidays, with stunning mountain treks and horse riding.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||House swap|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Sofia 70 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Sauna, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors|
Bedroom 1 - Separate Double Bedded room with side cabinet, clothes rack and wall mounted coat hangers.
Bathroom - Comprising WC, Shower and Washbasin with separate Sauna.
Lounge Area - Extended lounge seating area with optional single sofa bed and arm chair Also bring your own CD’s and DVDs as there is a CD / Radio HiFi unit, TV and DVD player.
Dining Area - Comprising Kitchenette with built in sink and drainer, two ring electric cooker, toaster, kettle and microwave. Also pine table and chairs for 6 people.
Bedroom 2 - Separate Twin Bedded room with side cabinets, drawer unit , plus wall-mounted coat hangers.
Bedroom 3 - Separate Double Bedded room with side cabinets, drawer unit, wardrope and wall mounted coat hangers.
WC - Separate WC with washbasin
Heating - By individually controlled electric radiators. Hot Water Supply - On-demand electric water heater.
Help and advise can be given for airport transfer's, ski packs and lift passes at discount prices.
Borovets is the oldest international and most popular mountain resort in Bulgaria. It is located at 1350 above the sea level (with highest pistes at 2600 m), on the Northern slopes of Rila mountain among age-old pine woods, at the foot of Mousala peak (2925 m) the highest one on the Balkan peninsula. Borovets is easily accessible, being at a distance of only 70 km from Sofia (the capital of Bulgaria) and 126 km from Plovdiv.
Established at the end of the 19th century as a hunting place for the Bulgarian kings, BOROVETS gradually developed into a modern ski resort of high class and luxury hotels, haute-cuisine restaurants and the varied leisure-time entertainment opportunities besides an excellent network of ski runs and lifts along the slopes of the Rila Mountain.
As well as skiing BOROVETS offers scores of scenic walking routes, by experienced guides. The organised trips lead to picturesque spots in the Rila Mountain like Seven Rila Lakes, peak Malyovitsa, peak Moussala, etc. A photo Safari and a visit to the Bulgarian kings' residence of Bistritsa are also regularly organized. Various trips to different tourist attractions throughout Bulgaria are offered as well.
BOROVETS also offers a large choice of night-life opportunities with its many night clubs, bars and discos. The ski carnivals are real fiestas for the guests of the resort, and the ski evenings when the ski certificates are awarded are remembered for a long time.
There are available ski runs for beginners, intermediates and advanced skiers, designed with international markings and multilingual signs. Pistes are bashed and maintained to the high standard. The ski runs of Borovets are located in three different regions. Cross-country and biathlon tracks are located 2 km away from the resort together with the cross-country tuition tracks. Borovets ski centre is serviced by well organised lift system, inclusive Gondola lift. 8 snow cannons for artificial snow are installed to guarantee the snow cover if needed. The Borovets ski school has been known as one of the best in Bulgaria. There are more than 200 ski instructors fluent in foreign languages and some of them are former professional skiers.
Borovets is full of bars, cafes, night clubs, discos. The night life is excellent at this resort (Buzz bar, Mamacitas, Bonkers disco, etc). This resort is known as the most interesting ski centre regarding party time. Its been catering for foreign tourists for many years now, the staff are known to be friendly and professional. Most of the places work till the early morning, and offer good prices and special 'happy hour' discounts Music played is mostly international dance music. Very often special shows are presented at the clubs. There are available restaurants and taverns with Bulgarian national folk music and 'horo' dancing, which some people find very interesting.
Places to go:
We would certainly recommend the world famous Rila Monastery or the busy city of Sofia for sightseeing or shopping