The award winning Bansko Royal Towers is one of the most prestigious developments in Bansko and benefits from 5* hotel facilities. It is situated at the foot of the Pirin mountains and is surrounded by stunning views, including a perfect view of the ski runs. You can ski from the top of the mountain direct to the gondola and then have a 2 minute stroll back to the apartment. The apartment is fully equipped to cater for all your needs. The development benefits from 24/7 security and is fully managed at all times. Treat yourself to a soothing massage or sauna after long days skiing/boarding and then relax in one of the bars or restaurants within the complex or even ring the on-site pizza parlour for delivery direct to your room. There are several shops within the development including bank, hairdressers, off-licence, ski equipment, launderette and reception area + a brand new shopping mall can be found next door.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, Studio|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: sofia 160 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared indoor pool, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Access||Secure parking, Lift access, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Bansko in recent years has benefited from a 50 million Euro investment and is now the most modern ski centre of all the Bulgarian Resorts. Bansko also provides some of the best value skiing and snowboarding in the world. The Pirin Mountain with 3 peaks towering above 2900m offers Alpine quality skiing at Bulgarian prices with diverse, newly renovated, wide tree-lined pistes that give you a variety of skiing for any level, coupled with the best Après-ski in Bulgaria.
Bansko has the best snow record and the longest ski season (mid-December to mid-April) of all Bulgarian ski resorts, during summer 2007 the artificial snow producing infrastructure had been fully accomplished, Bansko now boasts the amazing count of 160 snow cannon. Each unit is able to maintain around 400 line meters of piste, which is one of the best densities in Europe. In reality, there will be no single corner or fraction of a piste that cannot be covered by artificial snow. Bansko is well equipped for winter sports despite all possible weather swings.
Bansko consists of 14 pistes totaling 70 km of perfectly groomed and efficiently secured ski runs offering the best opportunities for ski enthusiasts of all levels, from the absolute beginner to the extreme high performer. These include 4 blue, 11 red and 1 black run also a 5 km long cross country track. There are also a number of ski roads that wind their way through the mountains the majority of the pistes run through alpine trees with long wide runs. The range of blue runs gives beginners a great place to learn. The red runs vary in difficultly a little so both intermediate and advanced skiers have somewhere to practice their stuff. The Alberto Tomba black run, so named after the legend that opened the resort, offers the advanced skiers something more challenging.
Difficulty scale distribution is as followed: 35% Beginners, 40% Intermediate and 35% Expert.
Bars and restaurants are located conveniently around the mountain.