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Christmas Ski Holidays

Costing just a fraction of the price you would expect to pay, our selection of premier hotels in Bulgaria give you the comfort, service and quality you have come to love in other European ski resorts. Add to this the low cost of ski services in Bulgaria, and you'll find you really can enjoy a luxurious Christmas for less this year with a great value ski holiday to Bansko and Borovets from Bristol Airport.

What's Included
We've included everything you need to enjoy a week skiing on the slopes
Was £924pp. Now from only £699pp
Quote based on 7 night holiday departing from Bristol airport on the 22nd of December 2018,
staying in 4* Hotel Rila in a Twin Room on Half Board Basis with a pre-booked 6D First Time Ski Pack.

Start by selecting one of our featured hotels

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena
Bansko, Bulgaria

The award winning Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena is ideally positioned at the foot of the ski slopes and opposite the Bansko gondola lift and only a short walk away from the town centre. Indulge into a one-of-a-kind luxury experience in this Alpine style hotel and enjoy the best spa in Bulgaria with the most lavish breakfast in town. With a mixture of traditional architecture and modern comfort, this impressive hotel comprises of 5 connected buildings with an extensive range of on-site facilities.

Buffet restaurant "The Gallery" • Mediterranean A la carte restaurant "Come Prima" • Lobby bar • Vitamin bar • "Sing-sing" piano bar • Bella Vista apres-ski lounge • Sushi bar & Teppanyaki grill • Room service • Indoor swimming pool • Heated outdoor swimming pool • Kempinski The Spa centre • Herbal, infrared & Finnish saunas • Sanarium • Laconium • Aroma steam bath • Experience showers • Deep digital detox area • Indoor & outdoor jacuzzi • Snow room • Fitness (24hrs) • Hairdresser's • Shopping area • Kids club (9am-6pm) • Ski storage room • Wi-Fi

In less than 20 minutes the fast Gondola will take you to the Bansko ski centre, which is situated approximately 12km away from town. The ski center has 70km of marked ski runs and 9km of cross country tracks that have been extensively cultivated. More than 80% of the slopes are covered by snow cannons and all runs are groomed by more than 12 Kassbohrer slope maintenance vehicles to guarantee maximum safety and pleasure from the great selection of nursery, intermediate, and advanced pistes.


Hotel Rila
Borovets, Bulgaria

The impressive Hotel Rila occupies a prime location at the bottom of the main chairlift and the nursery slopes in the heart of the popular lively resort of Borovets. The inviting Spa centre offers a variety of treatments. There is a Panorama bar offering stunning views of the slopes and a modern nightclub. The restaurant and lobby bar feature alpine style ambiance. The large array of facilities available at Hotel Rila combined with its superb location and extensive selection of room types make it the perfect choice for your winter holiday to Bulgaria.

Restaurant • "The Terrace Lounge" Panorama bar • Indoor swimming pool • Nightclub "After Eleven" • Shopping area • Spa centre • Steam room • Sauna • Turkish bath • Cryo cabin • Jacuzzi • Massage • Fitness • Nursery (aged 1-3 years), open between 8.30am-4.30pm, includes lunch plus morning/afternoon tea or milk and biscuits • Kindergarten (4-6 years) • Wi-Fi • Ski storage room

Set amidst the majestic forest-clad Rila Mountains and once a hunting ground for Bulgarian Kings, Borovets is now internationally renowned as one of the top visited ski resorts in Bulgaria. Borovets was Bulgaria's fi rst ski resort, dating back to the 19th century when it was only known to an exclusive few but now everyone has the opportunity to experience this colourful, lively winter ski resort!


Get In Touch

If you have any questions or would like to book over the phone, please call our UK Reservations Team on 0207 543 5555 and a member of staff will be more than happy to assist you. Our opening hours are:

Monday to Friday 09.00 - 17.30hrs
Saturday 09.00 - 17.00hrs (Reservations only)
Bank Holiday 11.00 - 16.00hrs (Reservations only)
Why book with us?

Balkan Holidays has 56 years of experience in providing great value summer and winter holidays
and since 1966 we have sold over 3 million holidays.

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