Rila Hotel - Borovets

Borovets, Borovets, Bulgaria, 2100  show map
 4 stars
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Rila Hotel - Borovets

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Offering a sunbathing terrace, a hairdresser and a free private car park, Rila Hotel lies in a shopping area of Borovets, 350 meters from Gondola Lift and 50 meters from Ski center Borovets. The hotel opened its doors in 1986 and was remodeled in 2002.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. This impressive property is located in the center of Borovets.

The hotel's great location offers to get to Sofia airport in 55 minutes by car.

Rooms

There are 85 cozy rooms fitted with heating, a trouser press, flat-screen television, wireless internet and a private balcony. Some rooms at Rila Hotel have a view over the mountain. Bathrooms are appointed with terry bathrobes, a hairdryer and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Guests are invited to the Restaurant Outlets And Lobby bar to unwind with a drink. Happy Duck treats guests with European and English dishes and is just 50 meters away.

Services

Rila Hotel offers 24-hour reception, ironing service and laundry.

Relax

Rila Hotel provides a play area, a mini club and cribs for children. On-site fitness facilities include a gym and aerobics classes.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   86.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski to door
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Ski school
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Tennis
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Ski equipment rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Mountain view
  • Park view
  • Slope view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE
Crib FREE
All children
2 years
Extra bed FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Extra bed 50 % of the room stay
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Borovets, Borovets, Bulgaria, 2100

Get directions
City Center
  • Borovets
    1700 ft
Airports
Underground stations
  • Младост 1
    29.5 mi
  • Мусагеница
    29.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Happy Duck (cuisine: European)
    200 ft
  • Alpin Restaurant (in Alpin hotel) (cuisine: International)
    2800 ft
Ski areas
  • Bulgaria on Horseback
    3600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    86

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Rooms and availability

Rila photos Room
Twin Room
Resort view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

TWIN STANDARD. HALF BOARD

Family Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

FAMILY RESORT ROOM (2AD+2CH). HALF BOARD. Nett / Fit Rate

Rila photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Twin Room
Resort view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private pool
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Superior|Twin Superior Room

Superior Suite
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite

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Near the hotel

  • Borovets Ski Resort200 ft
    BorovetsBulgaria

    Restaurants nearby

    • Happy Duck200 ft

      Address: Borovets

      86% likes this, based on 46 reviews
      Cuisine: European

    • Sunnys Bar2900 ft

      Address: Highway 82

      96% likes this, based on 71 reviews
      Cuisine: English

    • Alpin Restaurant (in Alpin hotel)2800 ft

      Address: Borovets

      73% likes this, based on 26 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      9
    • Number of rooms:
      86

    Hotel Awards

    BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBorovetsRila

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

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    Cities nearby
    • Samokov hotels - 9 km
    • Belchin hotels - 21 km
    • Ihtiman hotels - 27 km
    • Govedartsi, Sofia hotels - 11 km
    • Panichishte hotels - 25 km
    • Raduil hotels - 7 km
    • Mala Tsurkva hotels - 8 km
    • Dolna Banya, Sofia hotels - 14 km
    • Madzhare, Sofia hotels - 9 km
    • Beli Iskir, Sofia hotels - 6 km

    Rila Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rila

    Average guest rating

    7.0out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 90 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      6.6

      good facilities, big hotel. pool is big and water is hot, also free jakuzzi.

      envelope for bribe in the room, small balcony, deffinetly a 3 star hotel , not a 4 star.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The room was excellent, warm, and always clean, and there was always warm water. Aboaut the hotel itself, in general it is very good with excellent facilities especially its swimming pool. It was my pleasure to relax in the warm water of the pool. The food also was excellent.

      The flow of the water in the bath was poor.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      Position for ski piste is good.

      The room it was to small and to expensive for confort.

    • Single
      7.8

      Location and reception lounge bar with woderfull view of the slopes.

      The hotel are 3 star not 4.Food are very very poor,and the confort of the rooms.

    • Couple
      5.0

      There was yellow water coming out of the pipes and I with my wife could not take a shower becoyse of it!we could not drink or use the water for nothing!

    • Couple
      8.2

      Perfect location of the hotel, good value for money.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      They provide secured storage room for bicycles. Big rooms.

    • Family with children
      5.0

      Location, just in front of the lifts

      The sheets, and blankets from another era.. The breakfast of poor quality.

    • Couple
      7.8

      I visited Borovets in the summer, and found that Hotel Rila was good value. The rooms are a bit old school with their green tint, but my room on the seventh floor facing the mountain came with great views and sunsets. The showers have pressure which is greatly appreciated after trekking or snowboarding int the mountains. All in all it's a fine place to stay considering that you're not here for the hotel, but only to accommodate your stay while having fun in the spectacular mountains.

      Breakfast was the same everyday. After four days that gets boring; I like variety. Also the pool and hot tub closes too early at 19h.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      location, close to hiking annd ski terains, value for money, pool

      beds, small tv, rude impolite rececionist at 2 o clock room was not ready

    • Couple
      10.0

      A very nice hotel which was clearly renovated as I know it is one of the oldest in the resort. The room was quiet, well furnished and cozy. Extra wool blankets were provided and they were very nice and warm. It is located near the major cable cars in Borovets. Reasonable dinner.

      It seems to be a family hotel - it may not be the best for a quiet getaway of 2 (I visited in July). The breakfast was not varied enough - if you avoid fried foods it would be difficult to choose what to eat - you may end up eating the same for days in a row. The wine provided at dinner was of suspicious quality - tried it only 2 nights and stopped trying.

    • Family with children
      3.8

      The bathroom was clean.

      Since the communist years in Bulgaria many things in this hotel have not changed - the personnel is helpful but not very friendly, the rooms have been partly and cheaply renovated (and the non smoking "studio" which was actually a bigger room had a permanent cigarettes smell), the breakfast was the poorest one I have seen since long time ago. Given this, the prices of the rooms and at the lobby bar and the pool bar are among the highest in the resort.

    • Couple
      7.4

      Excellent location (sitnyakovo ski center) / 300m, easy walking to the gondola, free pool and jacuzzi, great breakfast, free, guarded parking, many facilities in the hotel (bar, casino, stores, playroom, spa, gym) in good prices, clean towels everyday

      There were no free ski depot, we had to pay 9leva/day/person or take them to the room with us and walki around with our boots, staff at the front desk not friendly (everyone else ok), first day the pool was really cold

    • Single
      7.4

      spa center,many choices of restaurants,

      the reception staff was cheeky. Check-in was 2,5 hrs late and not well organised.

    • Single
      7.8

      Hotel Rila is a good place for the skiers and for relax as well. It locates near from chair lift and has good spa facilites including fair swimming pool.

      The staff don't take enough care for the good condition of the of the bathroom facilites.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Rila Hotel - Borovets Borovets location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Borovets, Borovets, Bulgaria, 2100

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Borovets
      1700 ft
    Airports
    Underground stations
    • Младост 1
      29.5 mi
    • Мусагеница
      29.9 mi
    Restaurants
    • Happy Duck (cuisine: European)
      200 ft
    • Alpin Restaurant (in Alpin hotel) (cuisine: International)
      2800 ft
    Ski areas
    • Bulgaria on Horseback
      3600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      9
    • Number of rooms:
      86

    Hotel Awards

    BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBorovetsRila

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

    Use Badge