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Every year i visit bansko with my friends. When snowing is very beautifull. If you are a ski lover... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Grilud G
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Good value hire & excellent lessons

Ski Mania is one of the best places to go for ski hire/lessons in Bansko. There are many ski hire... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2018
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Pirin Street 115, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Every year i visit bansko with my friends. When snowing is very beautifull. If you are a ski lover is a must visit 🎿,

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Grilud G
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Ski Mania is one of the best places to go for ski hire/lessons in Bansko. There are many ski hire outfits in Bansko but Ski Mania are one of the best. Their charges are reasonable and the equipment is good and they are a more...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jonnysdanceband
Reviewed March 17, 2018

really friendly staff, always there to accomadate. decent price. i highly reccomend this place, favorite store of my trip to bansko. also close to gondola which is very useful

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank milesg17
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I have visited Bansko for ,many years and have hired skis from various ski shops. In the last few years I have only used Ski Mania, as they have the best quality skis in Bansko. The staff are very friendly. Also their superior skis are...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

We use Ski Mania because James at the Avalon told us they are cost effective friendly and attentive . They are , and only a short walk to the Gondola.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

I hired skis here rather than bringing my own and paying the inflated air carriage. Good quality skis in great conditions!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Arranged lessons for my children, there were 3 children in our group so decided on private lessons. Teddy delivered these and they were amazing, the children learn't so much and the cost was very competitive for what they received. Thank you

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service and equipment for the 3rd year running, when we arrived the staff had our booking and immediately sorted out boots and skis for us, they took great care in checking that we were happy with the equipment before we left. At the end...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank FionaB33
Reviewed February 28, 2018

I am very happy with the service they provided. I had the three lessons with Ceci who turned out to be a great snowboarding instructor, his learning technique was so fit for my profile and way better than what I saw with instructors from other...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Iskra S
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

After contacting a few ski schools in Bansko, Ski Mania had the best communication and were reasonably priced with good reviews. Had the pleasure of being taught by Teddy for 4 days every morning for 2 hours whilst visiting Bansko for a Skiing holiday with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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January 23, 2017|
Response from Armando L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, is safe but you should check as well other renting companies around for better prices.
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Bansko Ski Schools (2 Replies)
Has anyone booked lessons with Bansko Ski Mania? I am going out to Bansko on the 24th and want to learn to snowboard. I have heard that Method are very good and don't want to compromise on quality of lessons but Bansko Ski Mania are cheaper? Arghhh can't decide what to do... any pointers greatly appreciated!
January 15, 2009|
Response fromShortie22|
Hi, I used Method a couple of years back. They were fab and also very good value. Looked at using them again this year and the prices seemed to have skyrocketed! Just discovered I will be 17 weeks pregnant when we are out there so all skiing has now gone out of the window anyway! Hope someone points you in the right direction.
Bansko Ski Mania (4 Replies)
We are spending a week skiing in Bansko in February. I have 3 children, the eldest is an excellent skier but I am not happy for him to ski alone so he will either have to have a guide or go into ski school. My middle child is just starting to parallel turn and my youngest is doing snowplough turns. And me - fairly competent but slow! This means we will all be in separate classes. I am thinking of using Bansko ski mania to book lessons and equipment. Has anyone have any opinions on this...More
January 18, 2011|
Response fromAllan R|
I noticed your post as I was browing the forum as we are off to Bansko next Sunday. I've no idea about ski mania or if you have been to Bansko before but what I would say is that if you are going in Feb School half term (because you have children with you) then expect very busy! Keep relaxed and very laid back because Bansko is not France, Switzerland or Austria in terms of organisation but if you keep a 'go with the flow attitude' then you will have a thoroughly good time. Great value food...More