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Pamporovo Ski Resort

Address: in the Rhodope Mountains | 85 km south of Plovdiv, Smolyan, Bulgaria
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Smolyan
Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

What a great place to visit, I am a beginner at skiing not quite master the art skiing . Pamporovo is a great place to learn everybody is so friendly and helpful , I live the place.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

a bit late writing my review but Pamporovo is a great place to learn to ski best instructor is nelly with balkan holidays après ski is amazing Daks and pampo bar also went on pub crawl best laugh ever food hit and miss in hotel but Gloria mar is amazing and fairly priced met some other reps and ski instructors... More 

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Lymington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great family holiday here! Perfect for beginners/intermediate skiers and instructors are excellent! Slopes can get a bit crowded if any of the other more advanced slopes are closed due to lack of snow.

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Varna, Varna, Bulgaria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

All on ski was Greath !!! Perfectly groomed slopes !!! I liked it very much ! I will visit it agean !!!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good and simple food , exellent hot wine with spices , good weitress , cheap and nutritios , good for families .

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Athens, Greece
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Very nice, full of trees, excellent landscape, ski resort in winter. We did not stay in a mountain hotel but enquired they had very competitive rates in summer. Full board

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I went with my husband a few years ago and found a lovely alpine cafe there was one lovely waiter who used to come and chat and watch my dvd player as I did not ski one of the waiters was very threatenening and abusive when I asked what had happened to my change so I did not go again... More 

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Wheathampstead
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is a great ski resort and the price is excellent. The good points: - Price!!! - There are runs for all abilities (long green run for beginners, nice blue runs and steep reds and black runs). - Friendly people. - Old and Modern lifts (old lifts are a great experience). - View from the communication tower is amazing! The... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Excellent skiing, stacks of snow, no queues on any of the lifts. We ate lunch at one of the two Alex Pubs every day, great food asnd friendly staff. Great place all round and cheap too

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scotland
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We had been to Bansko twice and decided to have a change this year. Luckily, when we there in Feb/Mar it had the best snow of all the Bulgarian resorts. The slopes offer excellent value for money. Food and drinks are considerably cheaper in Bulgaria than elsewhere in Europe. People are friendly and helpful and I even managed to overcome... More 

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