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Borovets Ski Resort

Borovets, Bulgaria
+359 89 863 6166
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  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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Borovets, Bulgaria
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+359 89 863 6166
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"snow cannons"
in 35 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 45 reviews
"value for money"
in 73 reviews
"beginners and intermediates"
in 30 reviews
"hotel rila"
in 20 reviews
"night life"
in 11 reviews
"great value"
in 42 reviews
"great slopes"
in 14 reviews
"lower slopes"
in 14 reviews
"fresh snow"
in 12 reviews
"half the price"
in 11 reviews
"every night"
in 13 reviews
"off piste"
in 16 reviews
"next year"
in 59 reviews
"black runs"
in 26 reviews
"green run"
in 15 reviews
"nursery slopes"
in 16 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely one of the best kept and maintained sites. We visited in the end of the season and yet the skiing conditions were kept at best at all times. Simply beautiful location, long slopes, great views and slopes for all levels of skiers. A must...More

Thank Nissim N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family ski trip (2 adults, 2 kids age 9 and 7 and grandma aged 60). Simply amazing holiday, beautiful alpine resort with friendly locals and good lift system. We were blessed with amazing snow conditions. Out hotel flora was about a 2 minute walk from...More

Thank Laura H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Suitable for all ages and all abilities. Restaurants located at the bottom of the slopes are of mixed standards. Would recommend going on the gondola to the top of the mountain but get there early as queues can get very long. If you arrive to...More

Thank Olivia M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Rila, room and hotel are brilliant. Shame about the ill mannered staff who are employed there. Attitude was disgusting, unhelpful, ignorant and miserable. Will not be wasting time and money going back to Borovets. The runs could have been excellent if the...More

2  Thank TattybogleWiltshire
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought this resort was fantastic in terms of a beginners ski holiday. I was slightly nervous in terms of the weather as we were going on the 1st April which was the last week of the season and wasn't sure about the snow. However,...More

Thank titorea01
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab resort. 5th trip to Borovets in 4 years. Great resort for the children to learn to ski at. Great family resort, we love it, hence we keep returning!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great resort for beginner and intermediate skiers. Absolutely loads of restaurants and bars. The food is great. The beer is cheap. The people are lovely. Stayed at the Rila hotel and would recommend it. Bobby's Bar is a must. Plenty of shops...More

1  Thank j0hnsgirl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great resort, lovely people, great places to eat and drink, local food is superb! Skiing could be called a little restricted if you are an expert but plenty of good runs for us intermediates. Great value for money all round, very impressed with Bulgaria and...More

Thank ICEX2014
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to say really. Brilliant food and brilliant company. Thank you to Kaz and Bobby. (From the Karen Brady clan!!) thanks Kaz!!

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were pleased to have discovered in Borovets a resort that provides really affordable skiing and dining/drinking, ideal runs for beginners and intermediate skiers and a reasonable transfer time from the airport. We could only manage a long weekend away from home so really didn’t...More

Thank travellers79
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Claire S
8 April 2018|
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Response from j0hnsgirl | Reviewed this property |
Borovets is a great resort for beginners. Snow Masters are really good for equipment hire and have very patient instructors. There are plenty of snow cannons at Borovets, but I'm not sure there is reliable snow at Christmas... More
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Graham528871
13 March 2018|
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Response from Charlie E | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at chamkoria chalets, unsure where that is in relation to iglika palace, we went 2-5 Feb, there was no snow on roads and paths on arrival but mountains were fine to use it was busy but we had been told on arrival... More
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funfunfun2015
12 March 2018|
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Response from Carolmac44 | Reviewed this property |
WE booked when we arrived. Price difference was negligible and it gives you the chance to talk to the different ski schools, very important to ask how many are in a group. Group sizes differ greatly!
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