Sofia 1 hr 30 mins
· small draught beer £1 · bottle of house wine £4.50 · glass of coke £1 · cup of tea/coffee £1 · sandwich £3
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So what's it like?
In a beautiful wooded setting, Borovets has some great value skiing
Borovets lies in the pine forests of the Rila Mountains with both lifts and gentle nursery slopes located conveniently close to the resort centre. An ideal resort for families and groups of friends alike. Bulgaria's most popular ski resort, it offers excellent value for money, a vibrant nightlife, good skiing and a host of activities for the non-skier!
2 for 1 lift pass
Book today and get on the slopes for less. Buy one lift pass and get another one free when you book your ski holiday.
Excludes certain departure dates, see terms and conditions for details.
Buy 1 get 1 50% for first time and improver packs
The quickest and cheapest way to get all the essentials you need as a beginner or intermediate. Equipment, lessons and lift pass are all included - the bundle saves you money anyway, so you're saving even more with this offer.
Great for beginners, with a high standard of English speaking instruction and gentle nursery slopes, just beside the Rila Complex and three minutes' walk from the Samokov.
Borovets is a good resort for intermediates, with a variety of runs. The well-planned lift system includes the six-person Yastrebets gondola.
For the expert skier there is the testing World Cup run, one of the more challenging pistes in the Yastrebets area or the excellent skiing through the trees and off-piste.
Legendary nightlife with lots of choice. Try: · traditional inns with log fires · busy bars with loud music and dancing · joining the resort team on pub crawl night to explore the best bars in Borovets · Buzz Bar · Mamacita's for amazing fajitas
· Skidoo, bowling alley (Hotel Samokov), horse drawn sleigh rides, swimming pool, sauna, massage and fitness centre (Hotels Rila & Samokov)
· 3-course evening meal approx. £11. There are Bulgarian evenings with local cuisine and folklore in addition to restaurants such as The Happy Duck, Franco's Pizza and Mama Cita's.
· Cleared winter walks · Excursions to the Rila Monastery and Sofia, with a visit to the opera.
One-way (arrival) from £17 pp.
Return from £33 pp.
Prebookable Independent Nursery and Ski kindergarten at the Hotel Rila (8.30am - 4.30pm)
Nursery (non-ski) - for children between 1-3 years old. Cared for by nannies based in the hotel.
Ski Kindergarten - for children between 4-6 years. Includes supervision, skis, boots, 2 hours daily tuition, lunch, games, sweets, tea and children's entertainment.
Hotel Samokov also runs its own kindergarten for guests staying in the hotel. Please enquire.
Special offers this winter
Buy One Get One Free Lift Pass - customers staying at the Rila Hotel and Studios will get 2 for 1 lift passes for 04 Jan* – 25 Jan & 22 Feb – 08 Mar 2014 departures.
First Time Ski & Board Buy One Get One Half Price – customers staying at the Rila Hotel and Studios will get their second First Time Ski/Board package half price. This is valid for 04 Jan* – 25 Jan & 22 Feb – 08 Mar 2014. Half price package must be the same as full priced package.
* For 04 Jan departures it must be booked before 31 Jul 2013.
Kids ski free: Children aged 6 and under have free use of the ski lifts when accompanied by a parent.
• Free First-time ski & board bundles book by 15 Nov 2013
Available on 11 Jan 2014. Limited number and subject to availability. Only available in the Rila Hotel and Studios.