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Smolian

Certificate of Excellence
, Sunny Beach 8240, Bulgaria
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for a week (Aug 2015). The hotel itself has a terrible paint job and airs 'budget'. It is indeed a budget hotel (we paid £360.00 half board each for a week). Obviously for that sort of price our expectation was quite low and we planned on spending probably quite a lot of time at the beach. In reality,... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a great stay in the Smolian Hotel.We were four adults and all loved our stay there.Pool cleaned every night and was the place to meet some fantastic people who helped make a great week away.Would we stay again,yes we would.Staff were polite and helpful.Room basic but clean.2 lev for a large beer.10 minute walk to the shops... More 

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Larkhall, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

hi . read the reviews on the smolian and can only think that people compare sb hotels to hotels in spain . dnt expect a 3 star in spain to equal a bulgarian hotel .the smolian is one of the best family run hotels in sb . me and my mate have been to sunny beach 13 years in a... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I completly don't understand good reviews. Well room was decent and clean but there was no real air condition just ventilation and the fridge wasn't able to cool drinks. Sunbeds next to the swimming pool were old and some of them were broken. Breakfasts were pood and always the same - quality of food wasn't high. We went HB and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very last minute booking and wow it will be high on the list for next holiday The Smolian Hotel is the perfect place for those not wanting to sleep in the middle of this 24 hour resort but being only 5 minutes from it so a good night sleep no probs As you can see plenty of... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from Sunny Beach. Smolian was brilliant, Great location, friendly staff and very clean! food was good, overall prices were reasonable. would fully recommend for travellers of all ages. Spot on!!

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UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Love this hotel! Cleanliness - Daily room service team who do work hard. Food - Beautiful food and very accommodating staff! We went half board and the menu for the four course changes, daily. Reception - Fantastic young lady on reception, Nelly (great at speaking the English language.) Nelly, has excellent customer service skills and makes a fantastic source for... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Smolian so much last year that it was an easy choice where to stay during our visit to Sunny Beach this year. Yet again the staff were very helpful and friendly and always said hello in the passing. As our visit was at the start of June the resort and the hotel were quiet which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Just returned from an 11 night stay, greeted by Nellie on arrival who couldn't do enough to help we were in a group of 32 & she helped everyone with directions info or problems that we had, & always had a smile.all the staff were very friendly the drinks were cheap for a hotel the rooms are basic but cleaned... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

fantastic time yet again lovely clean rooms staff amazing great location.sadly lovely tania who run the hotel brilliantly passed away in may a lovely lady will be sadly missed.will be returning again end of august and wouldent stay anywhere else with it being a small hotel everyone is really friendly.

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