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Half Board
Flights Included
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is Hotel Lion

· beautiful, peaceful location · free shuttle bus to and from the slopes (every 20-30 minutes throughout the day) · 15-20 minutes' walk to the resort centre and main lift

Overview - hotel description - Hotel Lion description

Nestled amongst a forest of pine trees, in one of the most beautiful spots in Borovets, the highly recommended Hotel Lion. It's set in a peaceful location, with a 15-20 minute walk to the town centre and main ski lift - but you can always hop on the free shuttle bus instead.

Offering excellent service, the Lion is stylishly decorated throughout and has great facilities too. The rooms are a good size and decorated in simple but modern style. The indoor pool and newly refurbished wellness area is the perfect retreat after a long day on the mountain, with saunas, steam room, gym and even a relaxation area lined with round pods for you to have a snooze in. In the evenings, you can grab a drink in the bar and relax by the open fire.

Facilities - Hotel Lion features

· indoor pool · newly renovated wellness area with sauna, steam room and relaxation area (extra charge for massage) · whirlpool · fitness room · games room · lounge and bar with open fireplace · free WiFi · lift to all floors · 150 bedrooms

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

All rooms have a satellite TV and minibar.

Small Twin Eaves Room - sleeps 1-2: Twin beds, private bath (with shower attachment) and WC.

Double Room - sleeps 1-2: Double bed, private bath (with shower attachment) and WC.

Superior Twin Room - sleeps 2-3: Twin beds, single sofa bed, private bath (with shower attachment) and WC.

Family Room - sleeps 2-4 (max 3 adults): Double bed, double sofa bed, private bath (with shower attachment) and WC.

Meals - food and drink in Hotel Lion

· welcome drink · hot and cold buffet breakfast · 3-course buffet evening meals · Christmas Day and New Year's Eve gala dinners included · optional upgrade to full board with packed lunches (sandwich, piece of fruit, cake or chocolate bar and bottle of mineral water)

Please note: For Winter 18/19, the Hotel Lion will be offered on a light all-inclusive basis. This means that drinks (beer, wine, water and juice) will be included in evening meals.

We update Hotel Lion's details often, but facilities do change. e.g. some extras listed by the supplier as "free" or included might only be for the first time you use them, or for one time per party, then charged for further use. If any specific feature is essential to your holiday, make sure you ask us to confirm the details of it before you book your holiday.

Availability - dates & airports - dates & departure airports - hotel dates & departure airports - Hotel Lion dates & departure airports

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Sat 22 Dec 201822/12/18
Sat 29 Dec 201829/12/18
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Sat 16 Mar 201916/03/19
This package holiday to Hotel Lion in Borovets, Bulgaria departs Saturday 16th March 2019, for a 7 night stay on a "half board" board basis. A local tourist tax (Taxe de Sejour or Kurtaxe) is levied by many councils in European ski resorts. It varies by standard and type of accommodation and is age dependent, so not everyone is charged. It's not included in the basic price of your holiday and is usually paid locally. For reference, the average charged in winter 15/16 was between 50p and £2 per person, per night.

Resort - about Borovets - about holidays in Borovets - about ski holidays in Borovets - about ski holidays in Borovets Bulgaria

Lively après ski Bulgaria’s oldest resort 3 ski centres

In Borovets, Bulgaria’s oldest ski resort, you’ll find a ski destination with the ability to transform from a historic village steeped in culture by day, to a booming party capital by night. Ski on deep, fresh powder at the top of the Mount Musala before making your way back to the charming village, meandering through pine forests, and you’ll understand why Borovets keeps bringing people back.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Beginners Groups Après ski

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Snow History: December average depth 26.33cm

Borovets trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Sofia75km, 1.5 hours
Region:Bulgaria, Rila Mountains
First opened:1896

Borovets lift pass price last reported as £133 (adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Hotel Lion.
Night skiing: Yes
Borovets has N, NW, W facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing December – April.

Town altitude: 1300m
Top of slopes: 2560m
Bottom of piste: 1300m
Vertical drop: 1260m
Total length of trails:24 runs 58km
Longest piste:12km
Do you dream of skiing down the same mountains where Bulgarian Kings of old once hunted? Oh, right. Just us then. Well how about a ski holiday at a snip of the price you’d pay in France or Switzerland, with exhilarating views, booming après ski and large doses of sunshine? That’s more like it. Here in Borovets you’ll experience a resort steeped in tradition and culture, and of course the fantastic skiing opportunities you’d expect to find at Bulgaria’s 1st ski region. In the charming village centre yo...
Young skiers will love Borokids Park, where the magic carpet, carousel can help them get to grips with the snow. The message to beginners from the lovely people at Borovets’ Chili Peppers bar is ‘more beer = less fear!’ however we’d highly advise against skiing under the influence, and instead suggest lessons with one of the local ski schools like Hunters and Yanakiev and the Sitnyakovo Royal Residence Ski Way’s wide, gentle slope for some cruisey confidence building. Each of the 3 ski areas offer int...
In spite of Bansko’s up and coming popularity, Borovets remains the party capital of Bulgarian ski resorts, with vibrant nightlife guaranteed as soon as you’re off the slopes. The ever friendly bar hosts at places like Bobby’s and Samokov offer unbelievably cheap local beer, and once the Bulgarian Rakia shots start flowing, you’ll understand why people are back in Borovets year after year. However, in spite of the après ski festivities, Borovets is far from just another ‘lads holiday’ ski destination. I...

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