Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Magnificent Ski/ Summer Chalet Near Borovets Ski Resort - Sleeps up to 18

You sent a message to this owner.

Rila Mountain Lodge - big white house at the end!

Calendar

Last updated: 11/26/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bansko chalet description

Rila Mountain Lodge is a spacious, mountain chalet with a big heart. Ideal for family/group bookings. British owned and run. During the ski season we cook delicous hearty breakfasts and evening meals. In the summer the apartments are self catered. The chalet is designed as two self contained apartments allowing privacy for separate groups, or just plenty of room for a big group. 'Tip Top' apartment is on two floors, has 3 double bedrooms (one ensuite) and one twin room. Kitchen, lounge (with double sofa bed) and two 'wet rooms'. 'Snow Pine' apartment has two double bedrooms and one twin. Lounge (with double sofa bed) / diner and two wet rooms. (wet rooms have basins and loo's). Both apartments have private balconies. All rooms have mountain views and each lounge has DVD. Our dining room has seating for 18 people and our private bar with welcoming woodburner is perfect for relaxing with a drink, good book or for settling down to play games with the kids. Heated boot room and laundry.


Ski Details: We are happy to help you arrange your Ski Packages at Borovets Ski Resort. This would include Ski /Snowboard instruction and ski hire at Borovets ski resort, with English speaking instructors. Group packages or private instruction available. Prices for ski/snowboard packages for adult group from 215euros and 12years and under 156 euros.
Each morning we drive you to the ski slopes and at the end of your exhilarating day bring you back to a warm welcome and reviving drink in our bar. Our catered meals are hearty and home cooked (please let us know if you have special dietary requirements) and in the evening we offer you a complimentary glass of local wine or beer with your dinner. Delicious!

Transport: Airport and daily transfers to Borovets Ski Resort are arranged when you book. £35 per person per week.

Tourist attractions: We can arrange trips to the Rila Monastery, Sofia City and other local attractions.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

      • Chalet

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

          • Catering Available
          • Breakfast - Included In Price
          • Dinner - Included In Price

          Onsite Services

              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 king

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 king

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 4: 1 king

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 5: 1 double

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 6: 2 twin/ single

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single

                ...moreless

              • All bedrooms are furnished with locally hand crafted pine beds, wardrobe, dressing table and stools. Centrally heated. Equipped with duvets,spare blankets, towels and hair-dryers. They are light and spacious with magnificent mountain views from every room. 3 of the bedrooms have private balconies....moreless

              Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sledding
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Rural
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Ski Privileges Optional
              • Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 18 people

              General

              • Basic Soaps
              • Bottled Water
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Garage
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Safe
              • Security System
              • Sofa Bed
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wood Stove

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Bicycles
              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

              Property Descriptor

                  • Detached
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 5
                  from 10 traveler reviews
                  Loading...
                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  £200

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • OfflineRDD £50
                  • No additional mandatory fees
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  prices are per person per week


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


                  Please wait... Book with confidence

                  Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                   

                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/26/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  60 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  SOFIA
                  25 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Sofia
                  Bansko
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Goverdartsi
                  15 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Borovets
                  200 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Beach

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Rila Mountain Lodge is situated in the rural mountain village of Govedartsi, known as the Gateway to the Rila National Park.(featured by Michael Palin) The main ski resort of BOROVETS with beautiful scenic ski runs, bars, restaurants and nightclubs is just 20 minutes way - you will be driven there each day. Govedartsi has its own ski slope as does Malyovitsa, which are within the National Park. Plenty of opportunity for having fun in the snow! The mountain walks , along well marked paths, are peaceful and breathtakingly beautiful. For lovers of mountain biking its a must! After all that adventuring there are some wonderful spa's with indoor and outdoor pools- all fed by warm mineral water. The pace of life in the village will charm and relax you, and time spent in local cafes will afford you the opportunity to watch the world go by as it has done for centuries! In the nearby town of Samokov the bars and restaurants are less expensive than Borovets, with plenty of choice. There are also many individual shops and market stalls offering the opportunity to 'buy something a little bit different' at prices that will astound you!

                  Other Activities: Wake boarding, jet ski,mountain biking, hiking

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: Charlie and I have been together for 11years now and we are still working on several projects! Love adventure - Charlie is a huge sailing fan, has his own racing boat and sometimes, when the weather is good (calm no big waves) I will join him on a trip to France. Personally I prefer to ski, and made him learn just a couple of years ago. Now I can laugh at his antics! We love Bulgaria it is such an unexplored place and such big spaces with few people in it. Great place for families to learn to ski and the house is big enough for everyone to have a good time together or just sit and quietly read. Come and join us!

                  Why the Owner Chose Bansko:
                  Its good for big groups and families. Away from the commercialisation of the ski resorts and great for getting to know the local way of life.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
                  You can see the mountains from every room (except some loos!) The rooms are spacious, we are child friendly, we feed you well, we have our own bar stocked with inexpensive drinks, games to be played, books to read, movies to watch. What more can you want...oh yes we are not too pricey.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Rila Mountain Lodge - big white house at the end!

                    Rila Mountain Lodge - big white house at the end!

                  • Take a walk on the wild side - April /May

                    Take a walk on the wild side - April /May

                  • Lighting up time

                    Lighting up time

                  • All our rooms are  warm, light and spacious

                    All our rooms are warm, light and spacious

                  • Fantastic mountain views

                    Fantastic mountain views

                  • Close to 3 ski resorts including Borovets

                    Close to 3 ski resorts including Borovets

                  • Have fun in the bar!

                    Have fun in the bar!

                  • Dining room

                    Dining room

                  • Gilly and Charlie look forward to meeting you

                    Gilly and Charlie look forward to meeting you

                  • Now thats what I call a proper barbecue.

                    Now thats what I call a proper barbecue.

                  £200 per week (GBP)
                  10

                  7 Bedroom / 8 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 18

                  View calendar: Updated 11/26/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Book It

                  Detailed Price

                  Owner
                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/26/2014
                  Email owner

                  +44 01548550573
                  Available 0900-1900

                  Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Get it now

                  advertisement

                  Share this property via Email

                  MAGNIFICENT SKI/ SUMMER CHALET NEAR BOROVETS SKI RESORT - SLEEPS UP TO 18

                  Bansko #71251ha

                  7 BR  8 BA  Sleeps 18

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.