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Vihren Palace Ski & Spa Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Str. Pere Toshev 2, Bansko 2700, Bulgaria
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Ranked #43 of 93 hotels in Bansko
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Νικόλαος Γ Ioannina, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ioannina, Greece
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ski and then absolute relaxation. This is my favourite Hotel in Bansko. The rooms are spacy. A very pleasant place to relax afher a ski day. All the SPA them is very good and proffecional. Ofcourse the inside pool, sauna and jacuzzi are free of charge. Excelent Breakfast. The hotel has an indoor parking. In only 100 meters is "Godnola",... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I have stayed with my wife and 1 year old child in the beginning of June. It was off season so there very few people in the hotel and even less in the rest of Bansko. The Hotel is located very close to gondola and shopping mall (that does not work off season, only the super market). The center of... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The hotel room was great - large with a living room and dining room. The only minor drawback was a moldy smell inside our room which was annoying. Our room was in the residences, which were in another building next to the hotel, requiring a lot of walking in and out of the two buildings to reach the reception or... More

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This is my second review of Vihren Palace (Previous was several years ago) and I'm really sad to make it a negative one. I wanted to take my wife skiing for the first time, and decided the best intro would be a weekend in Bansko. So I booked the same hotel I had last time, having had a very positive... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The management of this hotel doesn’t respect its guests allowing extremely loud folk music to be played until midnight at the restaurant, not really caring that this would be disturbing for the majority of guests. The prepaid dinner is very basic. The rooms are equipped with some kitchen facilities, but do not offer any utensils (pots/pans/etc.) to allow the guests... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Placed at a very good location near to the Gondola and Bansko touristic area. The apartment was clean but with relatively old furnishers. Breakfast was O.K but the same every day. The spa is relatively small to Regnum Hotel and the water was to cold. Its only advantage we could find is the location.

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Mevaseret Zion, Israel
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

The hotel located one block from the gondola. The room is nice clean and comfortable. We were located on the second building that is a little far from pool and reception.Brekfast is o.k. but for a week it stays the same. Spa is nice and clean. Jaccuzi hamam and sauna were very good. We got nice service from all the... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The rooms are newly furnished and spacious. However the hotel is overcrowded. Housekeeping can barely clean all the rooms before check-in. We had a bug problem in our room which caused severe skin lesions and the reception could not change the room because the hotel was full. It is hard to find a sitting place in the lobby. The breakfast... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The hotel is in a good location, close to the gondola station for skiing, and Pirin street for a night out. The apartments are fairly newly furnished and kept clean with regular cleaning staff. Reception were helpful and spoke good English. There is an indoor pool and spa area which is large, the water is warm, and a separate area... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

For a family vacation this is the worst place in the whole Bansko. Horrible service in the restaurant, poor breakfast, awful pool. My son got 6 different injuries in the pool because of missing tiles on the walls or the floor. Also the dishes are in condition which is definetly not showing 4 star quality. The waiters were always angry... More

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Address: Str. Pere Toshev 2, Bansko 2700, Bulgaria
Location: Bulgaria > Blagoevgrad Province > Bansko
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Vihren Palace Ski & Spa Resort 4*
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#18 Luxury Hotel in Bansko #22 Spa Hotel in Bansko #24 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Bansko
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