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AVEL Guesthouse

40 Letostrui Str. | Poduiane, Sofia 1836, Bulgaria
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ocala, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I need a shower after a long day of sightseeing and didn't want to spend more the $50 just to use a shower and take a nap. If this is you or you just need something simple with polite and honest owners. This is the place. it is located in a family neighborhood and offer a basic room. Plenty of... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Found Avel on booking.com. I booked it due to proximity to the airport and very pleased that I did!! Yordan is an superb host, very friendly and welcoming. Willing to collect clients from the airport at same cost as a taxi. Beware of taxi drivers at Sofia Airport unless you book through one of the main firms. Even better is... More 

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

It was my one of the best decisions to choose this place for stay....Amazing Nice little place with one of the best host i have ever met in my travels......Yordan was extremely helpful in all matters of my travels in Sofia from food,travel,shopping etc.......Excellent Stay...Thanks Yordan.

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Falmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Fantastic guest house, would recommend to anyone looking to stay in Sofia. Close to the center and the airport, and with a 24 hour shop on the same road, it has everything you need close by. The rooms are well equipped, clean and comfortable, and the owner is great. He can arrange to pick you up or drop you off... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I picked well in the end, i liked the idea of Avel being close to the airport but also fairly close to all things in the center. it is clean, comfortable and relaxing whatever your stay there is for! I was there for a week and Yordan the owner was friendly, a great nothing is to much attitude and was... More 

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UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This was a low cost guesthouse which we booked due to its close proximity to the airport in Sofia. The place was exactly as described so didn't disappoint - the owner (Yordan) was exceoptionally friendly and helpful, booking a taxi for us, ordering us a pizza to eat in the hotel (early start the next morning) and generally checking we... More 

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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Avel Guesthouse is a simple and well-run place to stay and the closest to the airport. Everything functions as it should, and the owner/manager is extremely helpful. The place is small, so anonymity is not an option, but the service is warm without being overbearing.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

It is very nice guest house. The room is very comfortable, clean with all the facilities you need. Free wi-fi and lovely garden. The owner is very kind and helpful. It is very near to the airport and about 15 minutes to the city center. The owner ordered me a taxi to the airport for a cheap price even without... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

I have stayed at a fair amount of hotels and guest houses in Bulgaria over the past few months. I have found on the whole that accomodation in Bulgaria is set to a high standard of cleanliness and well thought out furnishings for very reasonable rates! The guest houses seem to be a much better choice as they not only... More 

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