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Hotel Avalon

El Tepe 4, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Avalon hotel for three nights and are super happy with the house, the friendly owners and their great staff. The perfect service they provided made our stay in Bansko easy and very enjoyable. No matter if it was organizing a bus pick up, the return of a bike or advise on the best trails in the awesome... More

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Kremnica, Slovakia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is most probably one of the best hotels in Bansko mostly thanks to its staff. James (the owner) is from Great Britain and he is running the hotel together with his wife from Bulgaria. They are always ready to help very quickly (which I appreciated a lot as things in Bulgaria take loooong time mostly). You can find second... More

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Kildare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Hotel Avalon in July. We were slightly snookered in that we (including a one year old) needed somewhere asap and tracked James down through a friend of a friend. He could not have been more helpful, accommodating us within a matter of minutes, and calming us from a dire situation! Hotel is perfectly located on a quiet street,... More

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Baden, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We came here to spend some nights in Bansko klimbing mountains. James, the boss of this hotel, was able to assist with valuable tips, his wife and the rest of the crew had been friendly. What else could I say?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Hotel Avalon, it's owner and staff are brilliant. I stayed with friends on this occasion but looking forward to taking my young family in the future. Hugely accommodating, knowledgable and extremely helpful, James and his family are the best hosts you can hope for. Counting down to the next visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Stayed here in March and had a very pleasant stay. If your looking for fluffy dressing gowns and slippers dont come here. The selling point of this hotel is its staff and hospitality which are first class. It may be a 2 star hotel but service is five stars. James his wife and team are all very pleasant and nothing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Didn't stay here but visited for the curry night and had a massage both were excellent and great value for money definitely recommend if you visit Bansko clean and very friendly and professional good choice of vodka and whiskey

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Just wanted to say thanks to James, Vania and all the staff at the Avalon for another fantastic stay (3rd year in a row) I have been selfish in not reviewing before as I wanted to keep this a hidden gem but the secret is out. Simply put excellent hospitality food and welcome with nothing to much trouble for the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Curry night at the Avalon is not to be missed if you go to Bansko to ski, it was wonderful with a choice of different curries, the balti was the best I have ever had and living in London that is hard to beat. James and Vanya are fantastic hosts and you can beat on prices we have stayed there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This is our 3rd year with James, Vanya and team at the Avalon and we will keep coming back. The rooms are basic, but comfortable, clean, warm with plenty of hot water. That fits with the star rating for the hotel. But the rest, as many people comment is all 5 star. James has a wonderful approach with our children... More

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Address: El Tepe 4, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
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Location: Bulgaria > Blagoevgrad Province > Bansko
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Avalon Hotel is run by an English/Bulgarian family. Based in a quiet residential part of Bansko with great views of the Pirin Mountains, we are just a short walk from the heart of Bansko's old town and the start of the new state of the art ski lift. Family Rooms: We have 4 family rooms, all family rooms have cable TV, fridge, balcony and en-suite bathroom. Our Family rooms have bunk beds and child beds as well as a double bed in an adjoining room; thus can sleep 4 or 5 people. Junior Suites: We have two junior suites with a double bed, balconies, cable TV, en-suite bathroom and great mountain views. Doubles: We have two double rooms on the top floor with great mountain views, double beds, balconies, cable TV and en-suite bathrooms. Twin rooms: We have 5 twin rooms with, cable TV, en-suite bathroom. Triple room: we have one triple room with three beds cable TV, en-suite bathroom. All of our prices include breakfast. ... more   less 
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