Balkan Holidays, the leading ski operator to Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia and Serbia, has launched its second edition winter ski programme for 2008/09, with many brochure prices frozen or lower than 2007/08.
Balkan Holidays are offering a 5% loyalty discount upto 30th Septmber 2008 for customers who booked for the 2007/08 season, with current prices lead in at £199 per person for a week’s holiday.
The Bulgarian ski specialist has also expanded its portfolio with a number of new hotels including the following:
Bansko The four star Hotel Spa and Apartments St Ivan Rilski . Consisting of four buildings the apartments offer spectacular views of the mountains with a good range of facilities, which include a restaurant, lobby bar, Budha bar and a sports and health centre. Prices start from £405pp for one week on a bed and breakfast basis, departing Gatwick (based on two sharing).
Pamporovo The three star Castle Apartments. This well appointed property offers a restaurant, café, fitness room, jacuzzi and ski storage. Prices start from £259pp for seven nights on a bed and breakfast basis, departing Gatwick B&B departing Gatwick ( based on 6 sharing a two bed apartment).
Borovets The four star plus Hotel Yastrebets 4*plus. This hotel is a luxurious property combining style, charm and first class facilities including an excellent spa centre. Finnish style villas are also available right next to the hotel. It is the first hotel in Bulgaria to be part of the Small Luxury hotels of the World. Prices start from £495pp for seven nights on a bed and breakfast basis, departing Gatwick (based on two sharing), or £419 pp for seven nights on a bed and breakfast basis, departing Gatwick (based on four sharing)
Other highlights for the 2008/09 season include:
- Free child places
- Free lift passes with every pre-booked full ski packs and learn to ski packs
- Free child insurance for the first child if both parents book Balkan Holidays insurance
- Departures from 11 UK airports including the new route from Belfast to Sofia (introduced in the 1st edition)
Chris Rand, sales and marketing manager for Balkan Holidays, comments: “We are continuing to expand our portfolio of properties, widening the choice available to customers whilst maintaining attractive value-added incentive, all of which offers excellent sales opportunities for agents. The resorts really are on the rise and are firmly on the skier’s map, with superb facilities at great prices. What’s more we are offering our customers free tickets to the Fis Ski World Cup Bansko 2009 which runs between 28 February to 1 March 2009. Tickets will be distributed by our resort representatives.”
View the online brochure here
For further information visit www.balkanholidays.co.uk and for reservations call 0845 130 1114.