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Helena Sands Hotel

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers' Choice 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
In the Sunny Beach resort area on the Black Sea. 3 to 7-story building and garden villas. Situated directly on the beach. Sun loungers and parasols on the beach (additional charge). In a 14,500 m2 garden together with the Riu Helena Park Hotel. 2.5 km from the centre of Sunny Beach. 28 km from Burgas airport. Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Visa.
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Property amenities
Channel 1
Pool
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Park View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Bourgas Airport30 mi
Varna Airport37 mi
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

First time staying in this Hotel and it was lovely. I paid extra for a sea view, and whilst you could see the sea from our room, it basically looked over the Marlin Hotel really but we were only there for a week and our...More

Thank CornishSharon
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Four of us stayed here , bed and breakfast . Beautiful hotel , staff were very friendly and pleasant. Felt very relaxed and safe within the hotel ; first time in sunny beach and loved the experience . Enjoyed the different choices in dining room...More

Thank happygirlally66
Reviewed September 18, 2018

The bath tub has a high wall that you have to train before going to that hotel. And on top, water will leak from the shower and make your bathroom floor very slidable so get ready to break a bone. There are several Helena properties...More

Thank Albert L
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Just returned from Helena Sands Sunny Beach, what a great location. Staff at the Hotel where all brilliant, very pleasant and helpful. We were in room 1809 on the top floor, clean large room with a great view. Food was ok, we were on half...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The Helena Sands is an island of class in the midst of the tacky madness that is Sunny Beach . Room spotless and well appointed, Breakfast copious and of superb quality, nice drinks selection and good pools . Efficient staff, and check in/out easy .Just...More

Thank johnPerpignan
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thelma d
October 12, 2018|
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Response from Julie6132 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about that. Helena Sands does not offer all inclusive as far as I know. I think Helena Park also a lot cheaper so if you want AI you’d probably be better off staying at Helena Park.
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Tracey P
September 25, 2018|
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Response from paulkQ7664RR | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can smoke on the balcony. Ash trays provided
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Claire C
August 15, 2018|
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Response from jimchrisSurrey | Reviewed this property |
We took half board. The food is really good. We did not fancy all the burger bars on offer off site.
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Room Tips
"High floor best."
Sightsee710108
Sep 17, 2018
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"Sea view essential"
johnPerpignan
Sep 17, 2018
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"Sea view - we had a sea view room on 5th floor and it was wonderful!"
katrinakilla
Aug 22, 2018
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"Room 1438, 4th floor - very quiet room providing a great sea view"
carolmQ3775VS
Jul 10, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$74 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
riu palace helena sands hotel
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Riu Palace
LOCATION
BulgariaBurgas ProvinceSunny Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
190
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