Our property is a well appointed 2 bedroom fully furnished apartment and with one double bedroom, a twin second bedroom and a double sofa bed in the lounge it comfortably sleeps up to 6 guests, bed linen and towels are provided. Centrally heated throughout and with a real log fire in the lounge it is perfectly suited to snowy winters in the mountains. The comfortable living area has a double sofa-bed, separate sofa, TV with cable connection, DVD player, CD player and dining table and chairs for 6 people. The apartment has a well equipped fitted kitchen including kettle, a built-in hob and extractor, fridge/freezer and microwave oven. We also provide all cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery and an iron and ironing board and can help to arrange a welcome hamper. The apartment has one bathroom with WC vanity sink with mirror and a shower cubicle and a separate second WC. Hairdryer provided.
The apartment is light and fresh enjoying the luxury of two balconies’ accessible from the lounge and main bedroom. The apartment also benefits from its own basement storage unit ideal for skis and snow boards. Also in the building is a sauna for use of guests and full spa and pool facilities are available at the nearby hotel for a fee.
The apartment is managed by English speaking representatives who have offices located in the basement of Tadora Towers. On your arrival in Bansko they will meet you for a welcome drink and arrange key handover and orientation, they are available 24hrs to help with any questions or any problems however an out of office hours call fee may apply. The apartment is serviced weekly and a full clean at end of stay is included in price. Our changeover day is normally Saturday but depending on other bookings we can be flexible on arrival days and lengths of stay, especially out of the main school holidays. And offer a 10% discount for stays longer than 14 days.
We provide a detailed welcome brochure with lots of information and tips to help our guests settle in and make the most of their stay in Bansko. We can assist with details for direct transfers to Bansko from Sofia or Plovdiv airports or cross boarder transfers from Greece Kavaia or Skopje airports or Thessalonica. We are also able to provide contacts and discounts for ski school, ski hire and lift passes, day trips and a nearby English speaking crèche.
Our aim is to ensure you make the most of your next holiday and aim to offer any assistance we can to ensure a relaxing and enjoyable stay.
As our apartment is used for our own family holidays and in the interests of all guests, out of courtesy we request no smoking in the apartment, please.
This two bedroom first floor apartment in Tadora Towers is an ideal location for your next ski holiday. Our apartment is just 50 metres from the main ski lift Avant-Garde Gondola, which gives swift access to the two main ski-slopes of Chalin Valog and Shiligarnika. It is within easy walking distance of Bansko’s historic old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which sports cobbled streets, ancient stone houses, cosy ‘mehanas’ and beautiful 12th Century church.
Bansko ski resort is the biggest new winter resorts in the country following a multi-million euros investment in new skiing technology. Bansko has the best snow record and the longest ski season of all Bulgarian ski resorts, with great snow cover from December until May. The slopes offer runs and tracks for all types of skiers suiting both beginners and experts. The total length of the marked pistes is 70 kilometers with 44 Technoalpine snow cannons covering most of the slopes to ensure a full ski season
Bansko offers opportunities for skiers, snowboarders, and for the extreme sports, biathlon and cross-country skiing enthusiast. Slalom and Giant slalom runs are available. Some of the pistes offer wonderful conditions for night skiing, which is available for everyone from 18.30 until 21.30 and every day skiers and snowboarders can take part in the competitions on the new piste on Shiligarnika. A bonus for the skier is the 7 kilometers long lighted ski-road between Banderishka polyana and the town.Bansko offers a cross-country track with a total length of 5 km.
For extreme skiers Bansko ski zone offers the so called fun - park zone. Whilst snowboard lovers can also enjoy a fun park which offers the option to ski over present artificial bumps and jumps as well as to build those on their own to suit their taste and abilities. And a half -pipe offers both skiers and snowboarders an arena to boast their latest tricks.
With so much to enjoy on the slopes it is important to have accommodation to enjoy at the end of the day. Our apartment is at the base of the mountain, thus no long, weary, tired walk home
After unwinding in comfort of the apartment it is time for you to explore what the town of Bansko has to offer. There are places catering for all ages and tastes. As our apartment is located in the heart of ski village it is just minutes away from many traditional Bansko taverns called Mehana, which with their exceptional charm and style offer local atmosphere by their cuisine and good selection of Bulgarian wines. Most of the local Mehanas also offer live folk music. There are also many local cafes and bars offering refreshments and meals. Discos and night clubs work without time limit, and usually close early in the morning. There is even a casino and bowling alley
For those who are not full time skiers or those who wish to visit in warmer months there's a lot to see in the town of Bansko, which is very different from the many of the older ski resorts including Borovets or Pamporovo. Bansko combines great skiing, beautiful nature and historical significance. Various souvenir shops offer the creations of the local artists and smiths. With around 120 cultural and historical monuments and a lot to explore, Bansko is known to be unique site of international significance. Of interest is The Holy Trinity church with its 30 m high bell tower and clock, splendid murals and woodcarvings. Remains from ancient fortresses in the Staroto Gradishte site are situated just four km away. Nearby is the Staroto Gradishte site where there are Thracian mound hills. South of Bansko is the National Park Pirin, UNESCO listed for cultural and natural sightseeing. The park is rich with lakes, waterfalls, caves, venerable trees and historical sites. Bansko is also famous for its mineral springs. We also recommend a visit to the famous Rila Monastery and the busy city of Sofia.
Summer Golf, Jazz and more
Bansko is not only a great ski resort, but in the summer it is the host of the traditional Summer Jazz Festival, Bulgarian Folk Festival and many other cultural events. During the summer months Bansko is popular with visitors for hiking, walking, mountain picnics, biking, white water rafting, horseback riding, paint-balling, excursions to national parks, Dancing Bear Park or Rila Monastery. And for the golf enthusiast recently opened are 9 holes of the first Bansko Razlog golf course - Pirin golf, designed by European Golf Design as an 18 hole par 72 layout, with the signature of 2006 Ryder Cup European team captain , Ian Woosnam. The full 18-hole Ian Woosnam design course will be opened in 2009 and over 30 other golf courses are either in the process of being built or planned within the coming months and years.
A refundable 100 damages deposit is required on arrival at the apartment.
We prefer to receive funds via bank transfer.
The apartment is serviced daily and a full clean at the end of your stay is included within the rental price.
All bed linen and towels are provided.