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Samokov Hotel

Main Street, Borovets 2100, Bulgaria
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Ranked #17 of 29 Hotels in Borovets
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my great grand mother hotel. Don't come here! The location is great but this is the only nice thing about it. The rooms are so old fashion, food is horrible - every day the same. I can't say they clean cuz they don't... Pool is OK. Im so disappointed from my vacation here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Borovets in the summer and stayed two nights at the Samokov hotel. It was fine but not great. The hotel is huge, with a massive lobby-bar, a big restaurant and big spa with indoor swimming pool. Our room was at the seventh floor, the carpet, furniture, bathroom were old and tired, in need of urgent refreshing but the... More 

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Varna, Bulgaria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are clean, the rooms are specious. But the furniture and the whole hotel are old fashioned. A good variety of food for breakfast / lunch / dinner but the food was not as good as one could expect from a 4-star hotel. No toilet accessories, except for soap and shampoo. No free wi-fi in the rooms. Just opposite... More 

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Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

What a great place! As our ski stag weekend Travel agency described! A great place to base your friends for the full snow experience. Everything went smoothly upon the hotel check-in, the only problem being one of the guys left his passport on the transfer bus. Hotel reception were understanding and helpful and quickly co-ordinated with our local stag mania... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This hotel was used for April ski-ing, it was the end of season and was good, the food and restaurant was bustling and left us with no calls for complaint, it just feels very old, but still up for the job

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My partner, brother, and myself came here for our first snowboarding holiday! Outside of the hotel was perfect!! Great snow, great bars and great instructors!! The inside of the hotel was shabby to say the least, with no atmosphere! The food was luke warm every night, tasteless and had no variety what so ever. We were charged for water!!! I... More 

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Thorne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We have been to this hotel twice now, four years ago, then again in January 2015. If you want a hotel that is clean, with good facilities and reasonable food, then look no further. The location within resort is brilliant. We went for the skiing (for me) and the gym and pool (for the non-skiing wife). The hotel provides an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We booked our third trip to this hotel in Borovets Ski resort in Bulgaria. It is rated a five due to value for money, we booked a week in this hotel 22nd February 2015 for only £350 from Bristol, flight times were brilliant and the snow was superb and conditions were excellent. It is not the most challenging resort for... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I have just arrived and at a glance the hotel seems OJ yet when we went for dinner the chicken and potatoes were Luke warm. Then we went to use the shower and the head fell off the wall hit my head. I lost my balance and realised the bath is unstable. There is water all over the floor coming... More 

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

3rd year in a row at this hotel! Very basic & rooms dated but good friendly atmosphere. Location to slopes, bars & restaurants first class. Hotel food not the best but so cheap to eat out, would recommend that

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