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LION Hotel Bansko

4.0 of 5 Georgi Nastev Str., Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed Here for a skiing holiday with my husband. We are both beginners. Impressed with the size, quality, comfort and cleanliness of the rooms considering the price we paid. Good location about 10 min walk to gondola and main streets with bars/ cafés and restaurants. Only down side was quality of food. We are both vegetarians and found it quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Location great five minute free bus ride from gondola or ten minute walk, staff great, room cleaned every day, food OK not a lot of choice, but for me was more then enough, best bits were pool and fitness centre, great for massage or steam or sauna after hard days skiing, over all good base would come back to this... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in evesroom 616. Clean tidy large two dormer windows with view of sunrise. Service as expected. Wifi in lobby only. CNN only no BBC News. Curtsey ski bus every 15 mintues 10 minute or less journey to Gondela. Easy 12 min walk without ski boots on level, possibly a bit much with ski boots but possible. Food is buffet... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the hotel over the Xmas week 2014. Arrived around 2330 straight away a porter helped us with our baggage. Complimentary drink handed to us in the lounge,helpful staff in the reception helped us settle in straightaway.with 3 tired children it was a blessing. The restaurant was open for the new guests at midnight which was a really nice... More 

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Strengths: Nice hotel, big rooms, very clean. Pleasant staff, shuttle from the hotel to gondola. Swimming pool with Jacuzzi and sauna. Almost all staff is speaking English. Weaknesses: the same food day by day in the morning and in the evening. We had 5 nights with half board (in the morning and in the evening). Because we wanted to drink... More 

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Larisa, Greece
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean room, fairly large to accomodate a family of 3. Cleaned every day with fresh towels. Facilities were very nice, personel very helpful and polite. A mere 5 min walk from the gondola station with regular shuttle transport(FREE) to-from gondola station. Spa center was very nice(nothing negative to point out...) Only negative was the lack of WiFi in the... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I was there twice in a row in 2011 and 2012. Very big and clean rooms with nice food and good service. The only problem which I had is to get Wi-Fi during early evening hours when all the guests are back from the ski resort. If I ever will go to Bansko again, I will not experiment with other... More 

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Athens, Greece
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The hotel is big enough so it has many room types. We have booked a triple superior room. Our room was very nice and big enough, the only problem with this room was the fact that it was in the corner it was very cold in the night. We went to the reception to ask if they have something like... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I was there on a team building event organised by our company. I was really disappointed in the furniture in some of the rooms, the food is not very tasty and the staff is not very polite. For this price I would recommend another hotel...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I statyed at the hotel a couple of years ago as part of a Crystal Ski package. Hotel Lion is in a great location, not too far but not too near Bansko town, and about 10 mins (slow) walk to the gondola - perfect! My package was half board and although I ate out most nights, the food I did... More 

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Address: Georgi Nastev Str., Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
Location: Bulgaria > Blagoevgrad Province > Bansko
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — LION Hotel Bansko 4*
Number of rooms: 200
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