Many British tourists go on Golden Sands holidays in Bulgaria during the summer as it is a resort that offers a lot of character and fun for every type of visitor. On your Golden Sands holiday you will enjoy a summer holiday by the sea surrounded by glorious scenery and wooded hillsides sweeping down to meet one of the world's most beautiful beaches that is lapped by a sparkling blue sea.
Golden Sands holidays are full of fun and entertainment and the resort offers plenty to do by day and by night and the friendly and relaxing atmosphere makes it perfect for a lazy relaxing holiday to Bulgaria. Enjoy the sunshine of Golden Sands and join the ever-increasing number of Balkan Holidays guests who return year after year to this great Bulgaria holiday resort.Golden Sands has an abundance of shops, snack bars, pavement cafe's and stalls selling all kinds of holiday goods and souvenirs throughout the resort.
Golden Sands Location and Map
Golden Sands is located in the North of Bulgaria popular Black Sea coast close to the historic city of Varna, Bulgaria’s largest port and about 25 kms from Varna Airport.
Golden Sands Beach
The beach at Golden Sands is a fantastic sandy beach that stretches 3.5 km in length and has been awarded the prestigious EU Blue Flag. In certain places the beach is up to 100 meters wide.
Kiddie Club in Golden Sands
For families travelling to the resort of Golden Sands we offer our Mr. Bear’s Kids Club which is based at Marina Grand Beach hotel and open to all 4 - 12 year olds at no extra cost.
Golden Sands holidays offer visitors a wealth of sports facilities, including tennis, minigolf, cycling and ten-pin bowling, coupled together with watersports such as windsurfing, jet skis, pedaloes, yachting and banana rides. Golden Sands also has a fun Aquapolis Waterpark, whilst for the most adventurous why not learn to SCUBA dive with the excellent PADI Deep Blue Diving Centre who offer a full range of pre-bookable courses for both children and adults.
Golden Sands offers a great excursion programme from shopping trips to Varna, excursions to nearby historic Nessebar, boat trips, minibreaks by coach or air to Sofia, coach tours to the romantic Danube River, day trips to Romania and evening trips to local nightspots. All bookable in resort – ensure you ask your representative for details.
Night out in Golden Sands
Golden Sands has a varied range of eating spots including the Amphora restaurant located on the sands, and great nightspots such as the ever-popular Muppet Karoake Bar and Bonkers nightclub.
Golden Sands is situated on a hillside, the hotels (except those on or very near to the beach) are reached by sloping paths or steps. Elderly clients, or people with walking or breathing difficulties, should bear this in mind when selecting accommodation in Golden Sands.
* Free coach transfers for package holidays from the airport to the resort and back. Offer is not applicable to Varna area holidays when arriving into Bourgas Airport. Free 20kg checked-in luggage allowance is applicable on all package holidays to Bulgaria. For all other airlines and flight only please check your luggage allowance here.
We would like to thank everyone at the Hotel Orphee for all their help and kindness when I had my accident on Friday October 9th 2009.
The reception staff, the Balkan Rep and the dining room staff were all great.
We had a great holiday, fabulous country, lovely hotel, super food and wonderful trips.
Ms. Lyons, Golden Sands
Great holiday - would recommend.
Mrs. Davis, Sozopol
A great holiday - will come back again
Ms. Ewen, Sunny Beach
I have just come back from 2 weeks at the Hotel Laguna Park in Sunny Beach. I had such a fab holiday I came home on Sat and looked on line to book it for next year.