We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Central Hotel Sofia

Travellers' Choice award winner
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Central Hotel Sofia
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

382 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Central Hotel Sofia
See the most recent reviews
Showing 228: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property is located in a very good spot in Sofia, within an easy reach to many central sightseeing spots, shopping malls, restaurants.Great and comfortable rooms, nice bathroom with an amazing rain shower. Very good TV channel variety!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kristina R
Central_Hotel_Sofia, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Kristina R, thank you for the time taken to share a review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us. Happy to hear the hotel's facilities and location suited your taste. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. With kindest regards, Ralitsa Guryanova Central Hotel Sofia

Agia Paraskevi, Greece
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The location of the hotel is very nice and central and he hotel looks quite new. And there the good things end. Someone has to inform them about sound proof. I stayed at the second floor and during the night I was hearing: a couple having sex, someone speaking in the phone, someone coughing... In the morning I wake up...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Dimitrios N
Central_Hotel_Sofia, General Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Dimitrios, I am very sorry that you felt not welcome at Central Hotel Sofia. Many positive reviews prove that we at Central Hotel Sofia have a strong focus on customer satisfaction. Therefore it was very disappointing for me to read that you did not have the same experience during your stay. My team and myself will be happy to...

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Central Hotel Sofia offers excellent service for business oriented events, including stay, conference hall, technical aids and catering service. Very polite and helpful personnel. Excellent contacts with Mrs. Guryanova, Sales & Marketing Manager. I would recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Velin T
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Events at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for your time to share a review about Central Hotel Sofia. It is very flattering that you have assessed our service, staff and facilities with the highest rating. We value our guests opinion and the feedback received is very appreciated. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. With kindest regards, Mihaela Dimitrova Central Hotel Sofia

Bruxelles
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I was in the restaurant of this hotel and they brought me BY ACCIDENT a bad wine glass. The day after I've complained, and the waiter was so gentle and nice to bring me a desert for free and another wine to thank me for the information. Really when I see such people working hard and devoted to their job,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank P4799PEandreab
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking the time to share this review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us and for the appreciation of the service at the restaurant. Having guests like you is what make our job a pleasure. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. With kindest regards, Ralitsa Guryanova Central Hotel Sofia

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit Sofia for few days and relax. We found this hotel related to a flight throught Expedia. The hitel is new or recentely renewed. Perfect location and great connection with public transport. All the staff kind and helpfull. (Exept of waiters in the restaurant: smiles guys, smiles!!! ...otherwise we could think that your bad day pushed you...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dante A
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Dante A, thank you for taking the time to share a review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us. We value the feedback and the nice assessment of the hotel's amenities. We certainly will take into consideration your remark. Special thanks for recommending the hotel. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. With very best regards, Ralitsa...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This Hotel offered us all you can ask for a comfortable accomodation. Staff was readily available and well prepared. Internet quality was good. Breakfast offered excellent fruit salads (with fresh fruits) and high quality items (Activia yogurt). Location was Central and walking distance from everywhere. Room was modern and clean.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank nangel_661150
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking the time to share a review about your stay at Central Hotel Sofia. We are glad you were happy with your stay and fond of the hotel's amenities, the breakfast, the location and the service. We value your opinion and appreciate the feedback received. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. With very...

Buxton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The hotel exceeded our expectations in all respects. Nothing was too much trouble to the pleasant staff who worked extremely hard to ensure that our stay went well. The hotel was very well situated for access to central Sofia and the metro line. The room was comfortable and well appointed. Breakfast and dinner were excellent with much choice for vegetarians...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank W3Z
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for the wonderful review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us. We are extremely happy to hear our service exceeded your expectations. Receiving such a splendid feedback from our guests is highly appreciated and the greatest award for our team. Looking forward to welcome you back. With kindest regards, Ralitsa Guryanova Central Hotel...

Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We booked here for the weekend after a ski week in Pamporovo. The best thing is that the hotel is near the centre of town. Th rooms are average, the breakfast a real fre for all with no support form staff. But the worst thing was they put us on the first floor above the restaurant. On the Saturday night...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank grahamb0rley
Central_Hotel_GM, General Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking the time to share this feedback following your stay with us. I apologize for the inconvenience and for the shortage in our decision taking when you complained the first time, but it was a surprise for us also the party will take so long and we have been trying to suit all guests...

Varna, Bulgaria
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Cozy , pleasant , clean hotel with comfortable beds and free WiFi . Very expeditious and helpful staff . It's walking distance to most of the major tourist sites and restaurants. Great location close to the public transport.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank penozova
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking the time to share this review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us. We are glad your stay with us was pleasant and you are fond of the hotel's amenities and the location. Receiving such feedback from our guests is what makes our job a pleasure. Looking forward to welcome you...

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Winter in Sofia can be very cold but you won't feel cold in your room there are carpets, spacious walk in shower is a bonus for me, friendly staff at the reception, standard breakfast, reasonable prices of minibar stuff. I recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Honzias
Central_Hotel_GM, Sales & Marketing Manager at Central Hotel Sofia, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking time to write a review about Central Hotel Sofia following your stay with us. We value our guests' opinion. It is great you were happy with your stay and find of the hotel's facilities and service. Receiving such feedback from our guests is the greatest achievement for our team. Special thanks for recommending...

206 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (110)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Dining (24)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (22)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (43)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (96)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (23)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (52)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Sofia hotels
Hilton Sofia
#4 of 130 in Sofia
1,178 reviews
Lozenets
Magic Castle Hotel
Magic Castle Hotel
#1 of 130 in Sofia
145 reviews
Thracia Hotel
#6 of 130 in Sofia
634 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Grand Hotel Sofia
#7 of 130 in Sofia
773 reviews
Sense Hotel Sofia
#5 of 130 in Sofia
612 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Central Restaurant
Central Restaurant
Cuisines: Healthy, Pizza
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central Hotel Sofia is located in the central part of Sofia, within close proximity to important administrative buildings, cultural monuments and tourist attractions. Hotel guests benefit from: Free wireless internet, free use of the Relax and Recreation center amenities - sauna, steam bath, Jacuzzi, relax area. The hotel offers free coffee and tea facilities in each room. Central Hotel Sofia has 70 rooms, a restaurant, 3 conference halls with free high speed internet, lobby bar, business center, relax center. The following services are available for hotel guests: free wireless internet, relax room, parking, 24-hour reception, room for disabled people, room service, luggage storage, wake up call - upon request, laundry, dry cleaning, exchange, shuttle service to and from Sofia Airport, rent-a-car, tours, attractions and sightseeing in Sofia and the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Hotel Sofia

Address: 52, Hristo Botev Boulevard, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: ₹ 4,095 - ₹ 7,626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Central Hotel Sofia 4*
Number of rooms: 70
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com, Hotel.de, HRS and Agoda so you can book your Central Hotel Sofia reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Sofia
#2 Spa Hotel in Sofia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Central Hotel Sofia staff and other travellers.
11 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (11)

Questions? Get answers from Central Hotel Sofia staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try to avoid the risk of the hotel having overbooked. Email and call the hotel to try and ensure your room is available!”
 of 5 bubbles seputus, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“701 - no neighbours either side”
 of 5 bubbles PJJK, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“"Rooms on the south side are quieter"”
 of 5 bubbles yankastoyanova, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“higher floor, away from lift”
 of 5 bubbles cannytraveller2008, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do not accept rooms on low floors at the rear of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles grahamb0rley, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5