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Downtown Hotel

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#41 of 141 hotels in Sofia
Spend the day absorbing all the vibrant culture, exclusive shopping and distinctive cafés that the capital has to offer, then return to the deluxe hospitality of the 4-star hotel Downtown, Sofia, Bulgaria.Located in the Sofia city centre the boutique hotel is within walking distance from the major financial institutions, historical sites and tourist attractions, in close proximity to the National Palace of Culture.Sofia International Airport as well as the Central Bus & Rail Stations are 15 minutes drive.Known for its unique architecture, elegant interior and attentive service, this luxurious 9-storey building combines home-style coziness and a peaceful atmosphere.Hotel Downtown comprises of 59 stylish rooms and suites with intimate atmosphere, all of them elegantly appointed and offering a comprehensive range of facilities: soundproof windows, working area, free high-speed Wi-Fi internet, individually controlled air conditioning, in-room safe, satellite/pay TV, minibar. En-suite bathroom with bathtub, hairdryer, telephone and extended choice of bathroom amenities, bathrobe and slippers are available to the guests.Restaurant seating 45 guests, lobby bar, 24-hour room service, 2 conference rooms, business centre, minibus transportation from/to Sofia Airport, non-smoking floors, laundry, pressing and dry cleaning, free of charge car parking complete the guests’ pleasant stay.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hot tub
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Free internet
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Car hire
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Family rooms
Room service
TV Channel One Russia
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, Russian, Bulgarian, German


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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
87Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
39Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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All reviews excellent breakfast enjoy your stay needs renovation safe area short stay large room lobby bar min walk the hotel staff ndk receptionist
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

The Downtown Hotel offers a kind of post-communist charme in it‘s lobby, bar, restaurant and rooms. The furniture in the rooms isn‘t anything but new, but still in good shape and the rooms as well as all the others parts of the hotel are kept...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Response from HDowntown, Guest Relations Manager at Downtown HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Dears, Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your stay with us. Your comments are very important for us and we value your honest feedback. We strive to keep all parts of the hotel very clean. About the coffee at the lobby bar we offer...More

Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

If you got lucky with the larger double occupancy rooms then you will enjoy your stay as they’re more like smaller suites than a typical room. Breakfast buffet is small but has excellent diversity and quality of items. Location is ok but a good 25-30...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Teamora
Response from HDowntown, Guest Relations Manager at Downtown HotelResponded March 27, 2019

Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for your review posted on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at hotel Downtown. Your comments are very important and motivate us to build on our services and to go above & beyond your expectations. We will be looking forward to...More

Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Very nice and cosy city hotel that has everything you ask for. The rooms were nice and clean. Breakfast options were more than enough. A gym for those who like to work out (we didn't use it). Taxi from airport cost around 10-13 leva. Bar...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from HDowntown, Guest Relations Manager at Downtown HotelResponded January 7, 2019

Dear Mrs. Demetriou, Thank you very much for your wonderful comments about Hotel Downtown. It is very pleasing to read your words of praise and we thank you heartily for taking the time to share your feedback with us. Naturally, we would like to be...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

We've upgraded the room to a standard suite upon order as it cost about 50 more euros for the entire vacation. The upgrade was very useful as we got a large room on the 5th floor watching the main street - if you can effort...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from HDowntown, Guest Relations Manager at Downtown HotelResponded October 22, 2018

Dear Nir, Thank you for your review posted on TripAdvisor following your stay at the hotel Downtown. We have renovated parts of the hotel,new sleepwear,mattresses and pillows; the lobby bar and reception desk. So the next time you visit us,hopefully you will see the difference....More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Always a friendly reception from staff whom seem like old friends. Very clean. The bedrooms are spacious and very comfortable. A very good choice of breakfast. Always helpful when enquiring about arranging excursions. A pleasure to of stayed here.

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Hughes321
Response from HDowntown, Guest Relations Manager at Downtown HotelResponded August 15, 2018

Dear Sir/ Madam, It is very pleasing to read your words of praise and we thank you heartily for taking the time to share your feedback with us. Naturally, we would love to be at your service again. Kind Regards,Milena Spaiska

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"Upgrade for a suite - it really worth the extra money"
Sep 17, 2018
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"Book room not facing the street (blvd Vasil Levski)!"
Nov 19, 2017
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"not in front of the hotel because of traffic noise."
Sep 29, 2017
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"We were upgraded to a superiour double room at no extra cost"
Nov 6, 2016
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