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Our unique luxury chalet is set in the grounds of the 4 star Katarino Spa Hotel. Situated ideally for the ski resort of Bansko). Summer guests can enjoy hiking, trekking and mountain biking in the Pirin National Park. Furnished to a high standard throughout,the decoration is traditional wood and stone. The chalet has central heating and a traditional log fire. Step out onto the balcony and walk down the steps into the private south facing garden and enjoy the uninterrupted views over the pine forests and mountains. All facilities of the award winning Katarino Spa are available to guests of our chalet. These include various restaurants and bars, bowling, tennis, table tennis, children's playground, pool tables, ski hire, fitness suite. The spa has both indoor and outdoor pools (heated to 36 degrees), sauna, steam rooms and solarium. All payable locally. This is an ideal location for those who seek luxury at one of Bulgaria’s top skiing and spa resorts. A fantastic all year round destination.
Special Interest Holidays: Bansko lies at the foot of the Pirin Mountains. In the summer it is the perfect starting point for both treking and short walks in the Pirin National Park. Cycling - bikes are available to hire from the hotel. Horse Riding - the Peri Vollas Horse riding center provides qualified instructors and offers riding lessons for beginners, adults and children. A number of Guided Mountain Treks across the Pirin Mountains and Sightseeing Tours from Inter Sport. SPA Resort and wellness centre on site. Few countries can rival Bulgaria's superb mountain scenery, and the spectacular landscape of the Pirin National Park make this an ideal summer holiday location.
Travel: Sofia Airport approx 100 miles 2 1/2 hours by road transfer. Car Hire and Taxis are available at the airport. Bargain flights available: Gatwick, Manchester/Easyjet, Luton/Wizz air, Heathrow/BA
Distances Bansko is 5 miles away approx Razlog is 2 miles away approx Sofia is 100 miles away approx
Further details: Bansko town is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It has narrow cobbled streets with stone houses, 120 cultural monuments, museums and permanent ethnographic exhibitions. In the centre is The Holy Trinity church with its 30 m high bell tower and clock, splendid murals and woodcarvings. In summer hiking, climbing and horse riding are popular. Mountain bikes can be hired in order to explore this beautiful region. Local companies can organise trips in the mountains e.g. white water rafting, canoeing, paragliding. For après ski the traditional Bansko tavern ('Mehana'), with their exceptional charm and style offer local atmosphere with their cuisine and good selection of Bulgarian wines.As the cost of living is very cheap, your money will go much further here than in skiing resorts in other parts of Europe.
Bedroom 1 - two single beds, dressing table, mirror, bedside tables and large wardrobe, safety deposit box.
Bedroom 2 - two single beds, sofa chair bed, bedside table and built in wardrobes....moreless
Fully tiled bathroom, large bath, power shower and WC, hairdryer, large mirror and telephone....moreless
Children are welcome.
The Chalet is non smoking and no Pets are allowed.
Departure times normally 10:AM Arrival times normally 2PM local (flexible).
Guests can use the facilities of the resort which include:
Indoor and outdoor swimming pools;
Jacuzzi, saunas and steam baths;
Spa Centre with Massage;
Seraglio bath in heating mud;
2 Restaurants with BBQ and live music;
Tavern(Mehana) with BBQ and live music;
Indoor Pool Bar;
Snooker/Pool and electronic games;
facilities are not included in the price and payable locally (if used)....moreless
Prices are for the rent of the chalet - self catering. Check in 14:00, Departure 10:00. These times are flexible by arrangement. Chalet will be cleaned upon arrival and departure for guests, and clean towels and linen are not extra charge. If used, Hotel facilities, including Maid Services during stay, Telephone and Firewood/place cleaning, use of restaurants at Katarino Spa are payable at reception on departure. To confirm reservation 30% Deposit will be due on booking and remaining 70% to be paid 28 days before arrival.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Car: Not Necessary
Bansko is the newest and the most rapidly developing ski resorts in Bulgaria. 40 million Euros have been invested, to create a top rate facility with the best equipment, including a new gondola, snow guns, electronic ski pass system etc. There are 14 pistes totalling 65km, including a 16 km run plus cross country and excellent off piste skiing. Bansko is popular with snowboarders; facilities include a half pipe. There are several ski schools for all levels of ability. For snowboarders and the more advanced skiers there are challenging off piste.
Ski and snowboard equipment can be hired at Katarino Spa Hotel. Skis, boots and poles for an adult, for 6 days are about 50 EUR. Half price for children under 12 years. Bansko is 5 miles with further rental options.
Opposite the complex, approx 3km is one of Bulgaria's first Golf Courses 18 hole, par 72 designed by Ian Woosnam.